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Orchestra

Paradiso version for chamber orchestra (2016), (12’) (NN 00017)

     1111/1110/timp 2perc pf/str

Chaos for piano and orchestra (2015), duration: 21 (NN00015)’

    3222/4331/timp 3perc pf hp/str

Symphony No. 3 (2015), duration: 30’ (NN 00012)

    3333/4331/timp 3perc pf hp/str

A Point of Amber Light for violin and chamber orchestra (1992–6), 20’ (NN 00002)

    1111/2210/timp 1perc pf hp/str;
    commissioned by Peter Tanfield

  • 1997 David Juritz, violin, Richmond Orchestra, London

From Her Husband's Hand for alto saxophone and chamber orchestra (1990), 18’ (NN 00006)

    2222/2200/2perc/str [see also version for alto saxophone and piano]

  • 2014 Ronald Caravan, saxophone, Syracuse University Symphony Orchestra

3 Pieces for chamber orchestra (1989), 30’

    1111 sopr sax/1111/timp 1perc pf hp/str

Oyre's Garden for chamber orchestra (1985, revised 1990, 1999, 2015), 8’ (NN 00015)

    1110/2331/timp 2perc pf hp/str

  • 2005 Orchestra of the City, St. John’s Smith Square, London
  • 1999 (1999 revision) Baldwin-Wallace College Symphony Orchestra, Berea, OH
  • 1990 (1990 revision) Kenosha Symphony Orchestra, Kenosha, WI
  • 1987 Civic Orchestra of Chicago, Illinois Young Composers Reading Session

Diese und die andere... for string orchestra (1986), 4’

    1986 commissioned by the American String Teachers Association - Chicago Branch for the Palatine District 211 Orchestra

Symphony No. 2 (1984), 31’ (NN 00010) (sample page)

    3232/4331 euph/timp 4perc pf/str

  • 1989 Eastern Illinois University/Community Orchestra, Charleston, IL
  • 1986 Recital Orchestra, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Forbidden Places for chamber orchestra (1983–4), 18’

    1110/1110/timp/str

  • 1983 movt 1: Ode to Marting Hall, Recital Orchestra, Baldwin-Wallace College

Concerto for Euphonium and String Orchestra (1983), 20’

  • 1983 Stephen Ferre, euph, Recital Orchestra, Baldwin-Wallace College

Symphony No. 1 (1982), 26’

    3232/4331/timp 3perc/str

  • 1982 Composers workshop orchestra, Baldwin-Wallace College
  • 1982 movt 2, National Music Camp, Composers Workshop, Interlochen, MI