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List of Works

Op. 1409A Sheringham Seapine (2021) for Piano3+ min.

Dedication: for Michael Finnissy at 75

Op. 1408For Marti Epstein (2021) for Piano5 min.
Op. 1407Demonstrative Parrot (2021) for Accordion (24 bass)5 min.

Dedication: for Katherine Matasy

Op. 1406Betweens (2021) for Accordion (12 bass)2.5 min.

Dedication: for Howard

Op. 1405Quibble (2021) for Accordion (12 bass)3 min.

Dedication: for Howard

Op. 1404Kleine Sternmelodie (2021) for Organ (with celesta stop)3 min.

Dedication: for Klaus Geitner, in celebration of the addition of the celesta stop to the Eule organ of the Himmelfahrtskirche, Munich-Sendling, Germany

Commission: Commissioned for the 14th Sendlinger Orgelnacht, Munich-Sendling, Germany

Op. 140380 Notes for Jack at 80 (2021) for Piano1 min.

Carson Cooman, piano

Dedication: for John Melby on his 80th birthday

Op. 1402The Shadow House (2021) for Piano2.5 min.

Dedication: for Thomas Sheehan

Op. 1401Watch This Drive (2021) for Piano1.5 min.

Dedication: for Thomas Sheehan

Op. 1400Ever Greener (2021) for Piano3.5 min.
Op. 1399Almanack (2017) 76 Pieces for Piano or Other Keyboard Instruments90+ min.
  • Flight Path (for Beth Anderson)
  • Mesclun (for Philip Thomas)
  • Low Thirds (for Tim Parkinson)
  • Mystery Box (for James Weeks)
  • Portentum (for Hugh Shrapnel)
  • Ground 1 (for Jeffrey Grossman)
  • Pine (for Peter Garland)
  • Sabbathday Lake (for Lois Lowry)
  • Fourths (for Philip Corner)
  • Ostinato (for Bernadette Speach)
  • Epigram (for Jashiin)
  • Strand (for Tom Nixon)
  • Luminoso e silenzioso (for John Tilbury)
  • Decisions (for Rodney Lister)
  • Ground 2 (for Erik Simmons)
  • Turba (for Kyle Gann)
  • A Poynte (for Judith Weir)
  • Arietta (Two Rooms) (for Eric Craven)
  • Chorale (with Holes) (for Matthew Lee Knowles)
  • Festo (for David Mahler)
  • Popping Third (for Alvin Curran)
  • Snow Day (for Antoine Beuger)
  • Precipitation (for Andrew Toovey)
  • Valentine (for Burkhard and Petra Mohr)
  • In the Bush (for Edward Cowie)
  • Scena (for Nancy Granert)
  • Over (for William Howard)
  • Dark Edge (for Christopher Hobbs)
  • Quasi aurora (for Marti Epstein)
  • Moon Poem (for Peter Nelson-King)
  • Ground 3 (for James Woodman)
  • Canzonetta (for Peter Child)
  • Prince of Whales (for Andreja Andric)
  • Antiphon (for Thomas Sheehan)
  • Ground 4 (for Andreas Willscher)
  • Parable (for Eva-Maria Houben)
  • Bloom (for William Bland)
  • Duotone (for Jürg Frey)
  • The Beginning (for Michael Torke)
  • Enwrap (for Dante Boon)
  • Binoculars (for Dean Rosenthal)
  • Biding Time (for Tom Johnson)
  • Tulip Field (for Gordon Rumson)
  • Estampie (for Larry Bell)
  • Lightship (for Ian Pace)
  • Diminishing Returns (for Dominik Sustek)
  • Horizon Chorale (for Michael Finnissy)
  • Changes (for Christopher Fox)
  • Accompagnato (for Linda Catlin Smith)
  • Slow Scythe (for Michael Parsons)
  • Return (for Julia Scott Carey)
  • Slides (for Larry Shackley)
  • Waypoint (for Dan Williams)
  • Bass Rocks Surf (for Rishin Singh)
  • Half-Recalled (for Howard Skempton)
  • Fireworks (for Kathleen Supové)
  • Preces (for Barry Rose)
  • Quickstep (for Michael Vincent Waller)
  • Fruit of the Poisoned Tree (for John White)
  • The Past Is Over (for Huw Morgan)
  • Visible (for Simon Reynell)
  • Triadic Chorale (for Mary Jane Leach)
  • Flock (for Alan Theisen)
  • Canto elegiaco (for Jim Fox)
  • Minyan (for Lois Shapiro)
  • Hill Song (for Oliver Caplan)
  • Jhala (for Glenn Freeman)
  • Spiral Staircase (for Michael Byron)
  • Ricercata (for Carlotta Ferrari)
  • Wisp (for Stephen Hartke)
  • Tombeau (for Everette Minchew)
  • Rune (for John Weston)
  • Quasi-Tango (for Mariana Lincoln Quinn)
  • Grain (for Michael Calabris)
  • Roar (for Daniel James Wolf)
  • Close (for Laurence Crane)

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. (forthcoming)

Op. 1398Seams Like Fabric (2021) for Piano4.5 min.

Carson Cooman, piano

Dedication: for Laurence Crane at 60

Op. 1397Impromptu No. 2 (2021) for Piano2.5 min.

Dedication: for James Michael Stevens

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Piano Album (2015–21)"

Op. 1396Impromptu No. 1 (2021) for Piano2.5 min.

Dedication: for Amanda Harberg

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Piano Album (2015–21)"

Op. 1395Twilight Poems (2021) for Piano10 min.
  • (Lento molto)
  • (Adagio molto)
  • (Grave luminoso)

Dedication: for Burkhard and Petra Mohr

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Piano Album (2015–21)"

Op. 1394Chorales for Howard (2021) for Piano5+ min.

Dedication: for Howard Skempton

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Piano Album (2015–21)"

Op. 1393Suite in Three Movements (2021) for Harpsichord13 min.
  • Concerto
  • Arioso
  • Sonata

Dedication: for Scott Hyslop

Commission: Commissioned by Scott Hyslop

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. (forthcoming)

Op. 1392Prelude on “Jesus, meine Zuversicht” (2021) for Organ4 min.

Dedication: for Heinrich Christensen

Op. 1391Two Nantucket Sketches (Set 2) (2021) for Organ5 min.
  • Prelude
  • Shanty

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Joe Hammer and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Nantucket, Massachusetts

Op. 1390Bogurodzica — Quasi meditatio (2021) for Organ5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Jan Bartłomiej Bokszczanin

Commission: Commissioned by Jan Bokszczanin

Op. 1389Old North Musings (2021) for Organ8 min.

Dedication: for Jeffrey Cutts (and remembering Peggy and Robby)

Op. 1388Remembrance (2021) for Organ4 min.

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann

Commission: Commissioned by Philip Hartmann

Op. 1387For Richard Diebenkorn (2021) for Organ13 min.

Dedication: for Thomas Sheehan

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. (forthcoming)

Op. 1386A Philosophy (2021) for Voice and Piano2.5 min.

Text by Virginia Woolf

Benjamin Perry Wenzelberg, countertenor and piano

Dedication: with gratitude for Professor Stephanie Paulsell’s ministry at the Memorial Church of Harvard University, 2019–2021

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Op. 1385Jubilee on “Foundation” (2021) for Organ3 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: in thanksgiving for the Rev. Westley P. Conn’s ministry at the Memorial Church of Harvard University, 2014–2021

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Op. 1384Paraphrase on “In paradisum” (2021) for Organ4+ min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: in memoriam James Primosch (1956–2021)

Op. 1383Gratitude (2021) for Organ6 or 10 min.

Erik Simmons, organ (Version B)

Dedication: in memoriam Dorothy Pierce Wallace (1933–2021)

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1382Antique Navigation (2021) for Cimbalom12 min.

Nicholas Tolle, cimbalom

Dedication: for Nicholas Tolle

Op. 1381For Eva-Maria Houben (2021) for Piano2 min.

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Piano Album (2015–21)"

Op. 1379Ricercare and Mantra (2021) for Keyboard4.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Nancy, in memory of Geffin

Publisher: SMP Press

Op. 1378Evening Hymn (2021) for (Baroque) Oboe and Harpsichord4 min.

Meg Owens, baroque oboe; Thomas Sheehan, harpsichord

Dedication: in memoriam Dr. Raphael David (1926–2021)

Publisher: SMP Press

Op. 1377Every Day We Wake (2021) 3-part Canon1+ min.

Text after Thich Nhat Hahn

Dedication: for Anne Watson Born and the Sanctuary Choir of the First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton, Massachusetts

Commission: Commissioned by the First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton, Massachusetts

Op. 1376Variazioni sawiane (2021) for Organ8 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Jan Bartłomiej Bokszczanin

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1375Ninna nanna Arianna (2021) for Keyboard2.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

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Dedication: for Luca, Elena, and Arianna

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Op. 1374Memory Thread (2021) for Organ7+ min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Jan Bartłomiej Bokszczanin

Commission: Commissioned by Jan Bokszczanin

Op. 1373In the Doorway (2021) for SATB Chorus and Piano2 min.

Text by Paula J. Diehl

Dedication: for Anne Watson Born and the Sanctuary Choir of the First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton, Massachusetts

Commission: Commissioned by the First Unitarian Universalist Society in Newton, Massachusetts

Op. 1372In memoriam Marian Sawa (2021) for Organ7 min.

Dedication: for Bartosz Patryk Rzyman

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1371Partita on “O Heiland, reiß die Himmel auf” (2021) for Organ8 min.
  • Fanfare
  • Ostinato
  • Aria
  • Finale

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann and the dedication of the new Kuhn choir organ in Ulm Cathedral, Ulm, Germany

Op. 1370Night Wind (2021) for Vibraphone and Four Flowerpots (one player)4.5 min.

Dedication: for Peter Jarvis

Commission: Commissioned by Peter Jarvis

Op. 1369Kaleidoscope Bells (2021) for Organ5.5 min.

Dedication: for Klaus Geitner

Commission: Commissioned by Klaus Geitner

Op. 1368What Is Holy? (2020) for SATB Chorus and Organ6 min.

Dedication: for Heinrich Christensen’s 20th anniversary as Organist and Music Director, King’s Chapel, Boston

Commission: Commissioned by King’s Chapel, Boston, Massachusetts in celebration of Heinrich Christensen’s 20th anniversary as Organist and Music Director (2000–2020)

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. (forthcoming)

Op. 1367Festivo (2020) for Organ5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Thomas Hoisington on his 80th birthday

Commission: Commissioned by the family of Thomas Hoisington in celebration of his 80th birthday

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Four Pieces for Organ"

Op. 1366Augustinus-Praeludium (2020) for Organ5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Klaus Geitner

Commission: Commissioned by Klaus Geitner

Op. 1365Desert Marigold (2020) for Organ6 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Frederick Frahm and the parish of St. Thomas of Canterbury, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Four Pieces for Organ"

Op. 1364Alborada (2020) for Organ3.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Michael Calabris

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Four Pieces for Organ"

Op. 1363Legend of the Little Child (2020) for Unison Voices and Organ4 min.

Text by Euan Tait

Harvard University Choir (recorded in isolation)

Dedication: for the 111th Annual Christmas Carol Services of The Memorial Church, Harvard University, December 2020

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1362A St. Patrick Silhouette (2020) for Organ (or Harmonium) (opt. pedal)7–10 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Commission: Commissioned by Artis Wodehouse and the Friends of the Erben Organ, Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral, New York, New York

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1361Troparion (2020) for Piano4.25 min.

Dedication: in memoriam Lee J. Kotsambas (1954–2019)

Commission: Commissioned by Subito Music Corporation

Publisher: Subito Music Corp. in "Piano Premieres, Vol. 1"

Op. 1360Scherzetto: Die Nachtigall (2020) for Organ (manuals only)2.25 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Klaus Geitner

Commission: Commissioned for the 13th Sendlinger Orgelnacht, Munich-Sendling, Germany

Op. 1359Kaleidoscope Sky (2020) for Piano Trio20 min.

Dedication: for the London Piano Trio

Commission: Commissioned by Convivium Records for the London Piano Trio

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.