Commissions & Residencies

 
 

A MAN’S WORTH, with Jeffrey Gilden; ensemble

created Central City Opera, Colorado Springs Conservatory


A COLORADO LEGACY, with Jeffrey Gilden; ensemble

created Central City Opera, Colorado Springs Conservatory


AMISTAD, with Virginia Artist

Board of Homeland Ministries, Westmoreland Congregational Church, National Endowment for the Arts


ANCIENT SONGS OF THE UNIVERSE, with Paul Rosen

Long Island Masterworks Chorus and Orchestra, Frances Roberts, conductor


CHORAL REFLECTIONS ON AMAZING GRACE

James Jordan, Westminster Choir College


CRACKS IN THE SIDEWALK

Street 70 / Roundhouse Theater, ensemble residency


EN MIS PALABRAS, with Jeffrey Gilden

Central City Opera, Deb Morrow, producer


IF THE SHOE FITS, ensemble created

Lake George Opera, Paulette Haupt, General Manager


ILLUSIONS / ILLUSIONES

Utah Opera Residency


I WONDER

American Chamber Players, Miles Hoffman, Artistic Director


IN MEMORIAM: WARSAW 1943 (revised to REMEMBER WARSAW)

With Bernard Kaplan; commissioned by William Carroll


LAUDATE DOMINUM

Playhouse Project, East Hampton; Richard Brockman, Mirra Bank


MAGICAL TOUCH, with Jerry Whidden, director

Street 70 / Roundhouse Theater, ensemble residency


MARTIN GUERRE, with Laura Harrington

Boston Lyric Opera



MASS FOR ALL SAINTS

Residency:  Westmoreland Congregational Church


RECOLLECTIONS, with Jeffrey Gilden; ensemble created

Central City Opera, Colorado Springs Conservatory


REQUIEM for UNBELIEVERS (revised to REQUIEM FOR OUR TIME)

Montgomery County Masterworks Chorus


SHADOWS, with Jeffrey Gilden

Equity Fights Aids


SLEEPING BEAUTY, with Laura Harrington

Northshore Music Theater, Massachusetts


TAKE JOY, with Elizabeth Bassine

Strathmore Music Center, Silver Spring, Maryland


THANKSGIVING MASS

Residency:  Westmoreland Congregational Church


VAGABONDS, with Jim Friedland

Theater des Westens, Berlin



WORLD PREMIERE VENUES:

The Paris Opera:  I WONDER (American Chamber Players)

Hartford Stage:  MARTIN GUERRE

Central City Opera:  EN MIS PALABRAS

Atlanta Opera:  EN MIS PALABRAS (southern premiere)

Lake George Opera:  AMARANTHA

Broadway Cares / Equity Fights Aids:  SHADOWS

Boston Chorus Pro Musica:  REQUIEM FOR OUR TIME (nominated for the Pulitzer)

Long Island Masterworks Chorus and Orchestra:  IN MEMORIAM: Warsaw 1943; ANCIENT SONGS OF THE UNIVERSE; SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS

The Oratorio Society of Minnesota:  WHERE THE SEASONS TAKE YOU; LET THERE BE JOY; REMEMBER WARSAW; THE GREATEST GENERATION

Washington, D.C.: THANKSGIVING MASS; A MAGICAL TOUCH; AMARANTHA; MASS FOR ALL SAINTS; CRACKS IN THE SIDEWALK

London, England:  A MAGICAL TOUCH (Fringe West End),

American School of Düsseldorf, Germany:  PIED PIPER; ANIMAL FARM; BABY FACE!

The Berkshires:  A MAGICAL TOUCH; STILL LIFE; PICTURE PERFECT

American Chamber Players, New York: I WONDER

John F. Kennedy Center for the Arts, Washington: AMARANTHA

University of Maryland, Maryland Opera Studio: AMARANTHA

New Dramatists, New York: HEARTS ON FIRE; PUMPERNICKEL SONGS

Nautilus Music-theater, Minneapolis:  HEARTS ON FIRE; NO PARKING (pending)

Westminster Choir College Princeton, New Jersey: ABRAHAM AND ISAAC; AMAZING GRACE; REJOICE; POLISH CAROL; SHENANDOAH; 3 AMERICAN FOLK SONGS; HIRAETH