Symphony Orchestra

Interactive orchestra, 2010 commissioned by Lincolnwood chamber orchestra

Four lessons for strings, string orchestra, 2004 commissioned by Parents Instrumental String Association

American Landscapes, for string orchestra, 2001 commissioned by American Music Festivals

Ha-Ha-Ha Halloween, for children’s choir and orchestra, 1999 commissioned by American Composers Forum

Chicago Fantasy, 1999 commissioned by American Music Festivals


Chamber Music

Ghost Tango; Memory Tango for cello and piano Commissioned by iAN&ANi Duo, 2012

Solstice Canyon for saxophone and guitar, 2011 commissioned by duo Montagnard

The colors of the day, mezzo-soprano, flute, viola, harp, 2006 commissioned by Momenta dance academy

Three Settings of e.e. cummings, mezzo-soprano, piano, 2006 commissioned by the Chicago Composers Forum

Out of the Depth I Cry, mezzo-soprano, ob.,cl.,vc.,pno.,perc. 2006 commissioned by CUBE Contemporary Chamber Ensemble, Chicago

Shtetl Scenes, piano, 2005 commissioned by Stéphane Seban,

France To be Z de vie, soprano, fl,, vn., vc., perc., 2004 commissioned by Momenta, a Performing Arts Company, Oak Park

Sharing the Moment, fl., cl., vc., 2003 commissioned by Momenta through Chicago Composers Forum

Old Clock, for contrabassoon and piano, 2000 commissioned by Susan Nigro

Sonata for cello and piano, 1997 commissioned by Chester and Nancy Kamin


Musical Theater

Voices of Absence, music drama, 2002 story by Susan McGury; lyrics by Jane Kenyon and Donald Hall
commissioned by DePaul University Humanities Center, Chicago

The Tell-Tale Heart (mono-drama), 2001 Libretto by Jon Steinhagen after E.A. Poe commissioned by CUBE

Young Goodman Brown, From the Top, operas, 1999 libretti by Jon Steinhagen commissioned by North Park University Opera Workshop, Chicago

Past Time, a musical, 1998 book by Marianne Partee, lyrics by Jon Steinhagen commissioned by Theatre Building Chicago

Une fille evoluee, opera for children, 1995 libretto by Tom Weber commissioned by Délégation Départementale á La Musique et á La Danse du Bas Rhin