Works for String Orchestra

Op. 1191Be Ye Broken (2017) Fantasy for Organ, Strings, and Voices13 min.

Thomas Sheehan, organ; Harvard University Choir and Orchestra; Edward Elwyn Jones, conductor

Dedication: in incerto tempore

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 595Clarinet Concerto (2004) for Solo Clarinet and String Orchestra14 min.
  • Supplication
  • Jubilee

Dedication: for Angela Occhionero

Commission: Commissioned by Harrison Nelson

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 110Concerto for Bass Saxophone and Strings (1999) for Solo Bass Saxophone and String Orchestra20 min.
  • Chaconne: “…a continuum of dreams…”
  • Cadenza
  • Toccata

Dedication: for Andreas van Zoelen

Commission: Commissioned by Andreas van Zoelen with support from the Broeker Fund for New Music

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 692Concerto for Portatif Organ and Strings (2006) for Solo Portatif Organ and String Orchestra14 min.

Nancy Granert, organ; Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra; Robert Mealy, leader/director

Dedication: for Nancy Granert

Commission: Commissioned by the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra, Robert Mealy, director

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 928Concerto in modo antico (2011) for Recorder (Soprano/Tenor) and Strings9 min.
  • Estampie
  • Aria
  • Echo Gigue
  • Ground (in memoriam Lee Hoiby)
  • Estampie da capo

Dedication: for John Turner

Commission: Commissioned by John Turner

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 1138Fantasy and Jig (2016) for String Orchestra5.75 min.

Slovak National Symphony Orchestra; Kirk Trevor, conductor

Dedication: for Irene and Raphael

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1009Folk Fantasies (2005/13) for Solo Violin, Percussion, and String Orchestra12 min.
  • Highland Ballad (Scotland)
  • Ceremonial (Nigeria)
  • Circle Dance (America)

Dedication: for Chloé Trevor

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 952In Beauty Walking (2012) for Mezzo-Soprano and String Quintet or Orchestra15 min.

Text by Mary Austin

  • Morning Song
  • Star Song
  • Rain Song
  • Cradle Song
  • The Eagle’s Song

Dedication: in memoriam Shirley Cooman Holtman (1930-2012)

Commission: Commissioned by Gibbs & Main for EuphoNY 2012

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 229Invocation (2000) for Solo Flute and String Orchestra2.5 min.

Dedication: for Laurel Ann Maurer

Commission: Commissioned by The Provence Society

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 247Leaves of Light (2001) for String Orchestra (young performers)5 min.
  • Chant
  • Outcry
  • Meditation

Dedication: for Jim Signorile

Commission: Commissioned by The Southfield School

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 1309Outside Voices (2018) for Solo Violin, Cello, and String Orchestra9 min.
  • An Astral Visit with Laurence Crane
  • Cambridge Rocket

Dedication: for Phoebe Carrai, Sarah Darling, and the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra

Commission: Commissioned by the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra

Op. 1259Overture concertante (2018) for Organ and Strings (quartet, quintet, or orchestra)6 min.

Heinrich Christensen, organ; Julia McKenzie and Katherine Winterstein, violin; Susan Seeber, viola; Colleen McGary-Smith, cello; Scot Fitzsimmons, bass

Dedication: for Betty and Bill English

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 649Piano Concerto (2005) for Solo Piano and Strings
(quintet or orchestra)
9 min.

Dedication: for Symphonic Underground, in celebration of the Mozart Year 2006

Commission: Commissioned by Symphonic Underground

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 811Shawkemo Dreaming (2009) for String Orchestra5.25 min.

Dedication: for Robert Moran

Commission: Commissioned for the Bohuslav Martinu Philharmonic

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 1083Shoreline Rune (2014) for String Orchestra and Harp
5 min.

Dedication: for Judith Weir on her 60th birthday

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1010Sinfonia Concertante (2013) for Solo Violin and String Orchestra11 min.
  • Estampie
  • Aria
  • Echo Gigue (and Cadenza)
  • Ground (in memoriam Lee Hoiby)
  • Estampie da capo

Dedication: for Walter and Ronnie

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 19Suite for Strings (1995) for String Orchestra (young performers)
Transcribed for strings by Robert Blake, 1998
4 min.
  • Gigue
  • Anthem
  • March
  • Air

Dedication: for Colby

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 484Symphony of Light (2003) for String Orchestra13.25 min.
  • Winter Brightnesses (for Mary Louise Bringle)
  • Eternity Canticle: First Light (for Kirk Trevor)
  • Dawning (for Marisa Green)

Commission: Commissioned by the Broeker Fund for New Music Music and Richard Mason

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing