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Master's thesis recital (collaborative piano)
Claribel : pour clarinette et piano / Eugene Bozza (Ivan Valbuena, clarinet) -- Violin sonata no. 1 in F minor / Sergei Prokofiev (Sara Sasaki, violin) -- Concerto for alto saxophone and orchestra / Henri Tomasi.
Rasgueado for flute, clarinet in Bb, violin, cello, percussion and piano
"Rasgueado” is an expansion of a chorale from an earlier work I composed for brass quintet. It is based on a seven measure progression that appears in many several different variations throughout the work. Traditionally, ...
ccMixter : creative commons in action
ccMixter.org, an online remix community that uses Creative Commons licenses to protect and promote their work, is a unique site of musical activity whose discourse is shaped by an egalitarian ideology. However, simultaneously ...
Visual music : an ethnography of an experimental art in Los Angeles
This report focuses on social networks surrounding visual music, a sub-field of audiovisual experimental art in which hearing and seeing intersect, often through the music-oriented manipulation of abstract imagery and ...
A musical analysis of The abyss suite, a three-movement work for jazz orchestra
This treatise, A musical analysis of The abyss suite, examines the musical underpinnings of an original three-movement work for jazz orchestra. Each movement musically represents a certain period of time occurring over the ...
When the horse runs off
"When the horse runs off" is a one-act chamber opera, which features an original libretto by playwright Sarah Saltwick, and is based on a Buddhist fable. The piece is scored for four singers and six instrumentalists. Similar ...
The sound ascending
The sound ascending is a musical theater work for two actors, four singers and piano. This project was a collaboration with playwright, Jason Tremblay. The story is a loose adaptation of Orpheus descending, by Tennessee ...
Hearing Vvices is a four-movement instrumental work for clarinet, violin, cello and piano. The title is a reference to both the formal structure and surface features of the music. Structurally, the piece resembles a ...
Just lucky is a chamber work for three singers, three percussionists and saxophone quartet. It is a setting of a poem of the same name by David Bush.
Manifold facing west
Manifold facing west is a cumulative work. As my master's thesis, it acts as an accumulation of knowledge gained during my time at the University of Texas. As a student of Dan Welcher, it acts as the culmination of my time ...