New Band Work Commissioned by the Louisiana CBDNA
Scintilla New Wind Trio at World Saxophone Congress in Croatia
The College Band Directors National Association of Louisiana has commissioned a new 12-15 minute work for wind ensemble to be premiered in January 2019 by the Louisiana Intercollegiate Band. I’ll be working on it this summer. More details coming soon.
Silent Shadows to the Last Three Walt Whitman Poems for Soprano & Band Premieres
Saxophonist Chris Beaty and the Texas A&M Commerce Faculty Trio are leading a new consortium commission for a new work for Alto Sax, Clarinet, and Flute. The first premieres was in March at the North American Saxophone Alliance Conference and will be heard again in July at the World Saxophone Congress in Zagreb, Croatia. SCINTILLA […]
El Camino de las Misiones New Choral Work for San Antonio Tricentennial
There are very few works for soprano and grade 3 band. Thanks to Dr. Brett Richardson at the University of the Incarnate Word for leading a consortium of colleges and ensembles to commission this new 9 minute work. I think high school and college band conductors will find it to be accessible and artistically mature. […]
2018 marks the 300th anniversary of the founding of the city of San Antonio, Texas. To celebrate, the San Antonio Choral Society has commissioned a new 18 minute choral work. El Camino de las Misiones (The Mission Road) is a 5 movement work for chorus, native American flute, guitar, and percussion based on the five […]