Below is a list of my compositions currently available for performance. Please contact me to obtain a copy of these scores.
Where You Find It
In A Clearing (2:27)
For solo guitar in open tuning- D, G, D, G, B, D. Spiraling 5/8 meter drives the outer movements while the central movement is a fast 4/4 with a joyous folk quality.
My Complaints (4:00)
For voice and guitar. Dowland's love song transforms into a rockin' blues tune.
For voice and guitar. A song in Travis style picking about a man who wears multiple layers of coats.
For Seamus - mp3 excerpt
For solo guitar. Composed in 1997 and revised in 2008. A single movement work with driving syncopated rhythms and a rustic character.
Six Poems For the Angels - mp3 excerpt
First Visitation (3:39)
Rebellion of the Angels (3:40)
Gabriel Considers His Horn (4:24)
Lucifer Bedazzled (2:00)
Michael After the Fall (2:00)
Lucifer Surprised by Age (1:00)
For solo guitar, composed from 1995-2000. Approx. 17.3 minutes in duration. Movements may be performed separately or in various order though the composer always performs it as a whole. Available through Berben editions.
Winter Scenes - mp3 excerpt
The Ice Fisherman
Little Girl Skating
Composed in 1995 for solo guitar. 8:40 dur. Descriptive works. The first four movements use a loose twelve tone technique which is abandoned in the virtuosic slippery finale "The Slope". Winter Scenes is published by Mel Bay in a volume of contemporary works for solo guitar (The Contemporary Guitar: An Anthology of New Music; Stanley Yates, Ed.).
For Suzanne (3:06) - mp3 excerpt
Described as "Lush and Lyrical" by Classical Guitar, UK. this tonal work was composed for solo guitar in 1996.