Flute

Fast Fish

Fast Fish

An ode to freshwater fish.  In four scenes, evoking sparkling ponds in spring, pristine streams, the grief from losing a fish population from overfishing and the gentle movement of magnificent Brook Trout huddling in a deep pool in hot, dry August. For fl, cl/ bass...

Wherewith I Strive

Wherewith I Strive

Wherewith I Strive 12'  for mezzo-soprano, flute, and harp or piano, in 4 movements. …wherewith I strive … an Epigram by Sir Thomas Wyatt For the Days of My Trouble. Excerpt from the Book of Job Flute Interlude A Song, by Phillis Levin Three poems about mortality and...

Avian Moments

Avian Moments

Avian Moments   6'  Three pieces for flute quartet:  Piccolo, C Flute, Alto Flute and Bass Flute. Twittering, fluttering, trilling, spiralling upwards, these three short pieces mimic and explore birdsong, including the multi-phonics produced by an avian syrinx. This...

Variations / Obsessions

Variations / Obsessions

Variations / Obsessions  9'   for flute, clarinet, trumpet, violin, cello. Story-like tunes, unfolding into a song that loops back on itself. Commissioned and premiered by Parnassus Contemporary Music Ensemble, Anthony Korf, conductor.  Merkin Hall, NY. Listen...