Recent and Upcoming Commissions/Projects:  

  • American Prize Choral Composition Division, Winner, 2019

  • MN-ACDA All-State SSAA Choir commission, to be premiered in August of 2020

  • Editor’s Choice designation by JWPepper for Stars, A Mighty Fortress is our God, and Hands are Knockin’

  • Ithaca Choral Composition Competition/Festival, 2019, for Bend and Heartbeat

  • AMIS International High School Honor Choir commission, to be premiered in March of 2020

  • Remember the Children (SATB with piano and djembe), commissioned for Los Angeles-based Choral Arts Initiative, premiered in June 2018 as part of a fellowship/residency featuring emerging choral composers. Available on

  • Mary Had a Baby (two part with piano), for Sioux Falls Children's Choir, premiered in December 2018

  • Bringers of Noise (TB with piano and taiko drums), for Lakeville North High School Men's Chorus, premiered in May 2018. An arrangement for middle level voices commissioned for the ASIAC Festival, premiered in December 2018 in Chennai, India.

  • Hands are Knockin', These Hands Know a Better Way, and Silver Linings (SATB with piano), for TAISM International High School Choral Festival, premiered in March 2018 in Muscat, Oman. Hands are Knockin’ available in January 2019 through Santa Barbara Music Publishers.

  • Repeat the Joy (SATB with piano), for Beau Chant, premiered at the 2017 MN-ACDA convention

  • The UnCommon Loon (piano, flute, bass), for the Diane Moser Trio, released on their album, Birdsongs

  • Stars (SATB a cappella), included in New Choral Series II album, released by Ablaze Records in summer 2018. Available through Carl Fischer Music Publishing in January 2019

  • Five Solas and Spiritus Omnium (both SATB a cappella), to be included on New Choral Series III album, set to be released by Ablaze Records in the spring of 2019

  • Can we Sing the Darkness to Light (SATB, piano) to be published by Walton Music in 2019

  • Psallite (SSAA, piano) to be published by Walton Music in 2019

  • I'm Going Home (SATB, piano) now available from Santa Barbara Music Publishing

  • In the Beginning (SATB with clarinet) to be published by Walton Music in 2019



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