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ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

Guitar Concerto (2013)
• Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore, MD (Marin Alsop, conductor, Manuel Barrueco, soloist: January, 2014)

Oratorio on Poe texts for Orchestra, Choir, and Solo Viola (2013)
• Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra, Fort Wayne, IN (Andrew Constantine, conductor, Peter Minkler, soloist: spring 2014)
• Dartmouth College Handel Society, Hanover, NH (Robert Duff, conductor, Peter Minkler, soloist: fall 2015)

Concerto Grosso (2012)
• Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra, Santa Barbara, CA (Nir Kabaretti, conductor: March, 2013)

Cello Concerto (2012)
• Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, Kimmel Center Perlman Theater, Philadelphia, PA (Dirk Brossé, conductor, Nina Kotova, cello: March 3 & 4, 2013)

Flute Concerto (2011)
• Philadelphia Orchestra, Kimmel Center Verizon Hall, Philadelphia, PA (Robert Spano, conductor, Jeffrey Khaner, soloist: March 4, 5 & 8, 2011)
• Fairfax Symphony Orchestra, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA (Christopher Zimmerman, conductor, Christina Jennings, soloist: January 19, 2013).
• Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Woodruff Center, Atlanta, GA (Robert Spano, conductor, Jeffrey Khaner, soloist: March 2014)

Hope: An Oratorio (2011)
• Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts, Kimmel Center Verizon Hall, Philadelphia, PA, Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia (Roberto Minczuk, conductor, Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Girlchoir, Jessica Rivera, soprano, Leah Dexter, alto, Jason Colins, tenor, David Linx, tenor: April 24, 2011)

Concerto for Orchestra and Two Percussionists (2011)
• Texas Festival Orchestra, Round Top, TX (Michael Stern, conductor, Todd Meehan and Doug Perkins, soloists: June 30, 2012)
• Duluth-Superior Symphony Orchestra, DECC Auditorium, Duluth, MN (Conductor TBA, Todd Meehan and Doug Perkins, soloists: January 19, 2013)
• River Oaks Chamber Orchestra, Houston, TX (Todd Meehan, soloist: April, 2013)
• Baylor University Orchestra, Waco, TX (Todd Meehan and Doug Perkins, soloists: 2012-2013)

Starburst (2010)
• Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore, MD and Strathmore Hall, Bethesda, MD (Marin Alsop, conductor: April 29 & 30, 2010)
• Kansas City Symphony Orchestra, Kansas City, MO (Michael Stern, conductor: October 8-10, 2010)
• Orquesta de Extremadura, Badajoz and Caceres, Spain (Jésus Amigo, conductor: June 16 &17 , 2011)
• Tucson Symphony Orchestra, Tucson, AZ (Lior Shambadal, conductor: April 13 & 15, 2012)
• Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra, Harrisburg, PA (Stuart Malina, conductor: May 19 & 20, 2012)
• Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra, Fort Wayne, IN (Andrew Constantine, conductor: September 22, 2012)

Trombone Concerto (2008)
• Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, Kraushaar Auditorium, Goucher College, Towson, MD (Markand Thakar, conductor, Christopher Dudley, soloist: Nov. 1 & 2, 2008)
• Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, Bargemusic, New York, NY (Markand Thakar, conductor, Christopher Dudley, soloist: November 5, 2008)

Requiem for the Fallen (2008)
• Baltimore Chamber Orchestra and Handel Choir of Baltimore, Kraushaar Auditorium, Goucher College, Towson, MD (Markand Thakar and Melinda O’Neal, conductors: February 13, 2008)
• Handel Society of Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH (Robert Duff, conductor; Hanover, NH: May 16, 2009)

Rush (2008)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559670.
• IRIS Orchestra, Germantown, TN (Michael Stern, conductor: January 31, 2009)
• Howard County High School Gifted and Talented Orchestra, Columbia, MD (Tim Reinhart, conductor: December 17, 2009)
• Columbia Orchestra, Columbia, MD (Jason Love, conductor: March 27, 2010)

Double Concerto for Violin, Viola and Orchestra (2007)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559670.
• IRIS Orchestra, Germantown, TN (Michael Stern, conductor, Roberto Diaz, viola, Charles Wetherbee, violin: March 29, 2008)
• Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra, DECC Auditorium, Duluth, MN (Markand Thakar, conductor, Victoria Chiang, viola and Charles Wetherbee, violin: May 3, 2008)
• Curtis Institute Orchestra, Kimmel Center Perelman Theatre, Philadelphia, PA (Jose Luis Novo, conductor, Misha Amory, viola, José-Maria Blumenschein, violin: December 5 & 6, 2008)
• Columbus Symphony Orchestra, Ohio Theatre, Columbus, OH (Delta David Gier, conductor, Roberto Diaz, viola, Charles Wetherbee, violin: April 16 &17, 2010)
• National Gallery of Art Orchestra, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (Markand Thakar, conductor, Victoria Chiang, viola, Charles Wetherbee, violin: November 20, 2011)

Violin Concerto No. 1 (2005)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559398.
• Columbus Symphony Orchestra, Ohio Theatre, Columbus, OH (Markand Thakar, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: November 19 & 20, 2005)
• Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, Kraushaar Auditorium, Goucher College, Towson, MD (Markand Thakar, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: February 8, 2006 and October 17, 2006)
• Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Mexico, Mexico City (Enrique Diemecke, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: June 23 & 25, 2006)
• National Repertory Orchestra, Breckenridge, CO (JoAnn Falletta, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: August 2, 2006)
• Kyoto Symphony Orchestra, Kyoto, Japan (Junichi Hirokami, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: August 7, 2007)
• Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY (JoAnn Falleta, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: October 29, 2008)
• Orquesta de Extremadura, Madrid, Spain (Anne Manson, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: November 21 & 22, 2008)
• Boca Raton Philharmonic Symphonia, Roberts Hall at St. Andrews School, Boca Raton, FL (Laura Jackson, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: April 19, 2009)
• Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra, DECC Auditorium, Duluth, MN (Markand Thakar, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: May 19, 2012)
• Amarillo Symphony Orchestra, Amarillo, TX (Markand Thakar, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, soloist: November 16, 17, 2012)

Forgotten Chants and Refrains: Symphony No. 1 (2004)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559670.
• IRIS Chamber Orchestra, Germantown, TN (Michael Stern, conductor: December 4 & 5, 2004)
• Kansas City Symphony Orchestra, Kansas City, MO (Michael Stern, conductor: May 19, 20 & 21, 2006)

Distant Reflections (2003)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559398.
• Columbus Symphony Orchestra, Ohio Theatre, Columbus, OH (Jonathan Leshnoff, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, violin soloist: September 6, 2003)
• Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, Baltimore, MD (Markand Thakar, conductor, Charles Wetherbee, violin: October 16, 2006).

Hadran (1996)
• Peabody Symphony Orchestra, Friedberg Hall, Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD (Hajime Teri Murai, conductor: November 1, 1997)
• Oakland East Bay Symphony Orchestra, Paramount Theater, Oakland, CA (Michael Morgan, conductor: May 10, 2000)

VOCAL MUSIC

Monica’s Songs (2012)
• Jessica Rivera, soprano, Robert Spano, piano (Carnegie Hall, New York, NY plus four other performances, 2013-14 season)

BAND / WIND ENSEMBLE

Horizons (2012)
• Millersville University Wind Ensemble, Millersville, PA (Mark Yingling, conductor: October 19, 2012)

Concerto for 5 Percussionists and Band: Converging Worlds (2002)
• The “President’s Own” United States Marine Band, Clarice Smith Center for the Performing Arts, University of Maryland, College Park, MD (Colonel Timothy Foley, conductor: February 15, 2004)

CHAMBER MUSIC

String Quartet Number 4 (2012)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (National Gallery of Art, Washington DC: June 23, 2013)

Yiddish Suite (violin, piano or viola, clarinet, piano) (2011)
• Gil Shaham and Orli Shaham (92nd Street Y, New York, NY: April 16, 2011)
• Gil Shaham and Orli Shaham (Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, Rockville, MD: April 10, 2011)
• Concertante (Rose Lehrman Arts Center, Harrisburg, PA: February 3, 2012)
• Concertante (Bolton Street Synagogue, Baltimore, MD: February 5, 2012)
• Concertante (Merkin Concert Hall, New York, NY: February 6, 2012)
• Donald Berman, Mary Ruth May, Michael Norsworthy, (Boston Jewish Music Festival, Killian Hall, MIT, Cambridge, MA: March 7, 2012)

String Quartet Number 3, the Miller-Kahn Quartet (2011)
• Draiblate String Quartet (Clarice Smith Center for the Performing Arts, University of Maryland, College Park, MD: June 26, 2011)
• Newport Chamber Festival (Gilad Karni Quartet, Newport, RI: July 20, 2011)

(Arranged for String Orchestra)

• Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, Kraushaar Auditorium, Goucher College, Towson, MD (orchestral version), (Markand Thakar, conductor: April 22, 2012)
• String Orchestra of New York City (April, 2013).

Nishmat Tzedek (A Righteous Soul) (piano, oboe, viola, voice) (2009)
• Aeon Trio and Cantor Wendy Shermet (Temple Israel, Omaha, NE: October 18, 2009)
• Aeon Trio and Cantor Wendy Shermet (Church concert, Omaha, NE: November, 2009)

Flute Concerto (piano version) (2009)
• Jeffrey Khaner (National Flute Association Annual Convention, New York City: August 13, 2009)

Trombone Concerto (piano version) (2008)
• Community Concerts at Second, Second Presbyterian Church, Baltimore, MD (Christopher Dudley, trombone, Baltimore, MD: Oct. 12, 2008)
• Christopher Dudley, The Alessi Seminar (Fossano, Italy: June 30, 2010)

Theme and Variations on a Beloved Melody (viola and piano) (2008)
• Sarah Lowenstein, viola (Senior Recital, Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD: March 31, 2008)
• Sarah Lowenstein, viola (An Die Musik, Baltimore MD: January 30, 2011)
• Peter Minkler, viola, Lura Johnson piano (Music in the Great Hall, Unitarian Universalist Church, Towson, MD: October 23, 2011)
• Peter Minkler, viola, Lura Johnson, piano (Chamber Music by Candlelight, 2nd Presbyterian Church, Baltimore, MD: October 28, 2012).

Six Miniatures for Violin and Percussion (2008)
• Barry Dove and Lina Bahn (Corcoran Gallery, Washington DC: September 13, 2009)

String Quartet #2, the Edelman String Quartet (2008)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559721
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Ohio-Wesleyan University New Music Series, Delaware, OH: February 20, 2009)
• Gliss String Quartet (Goucher College, Baltimore, MD: April 1, 2009)
• Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Candlelight Series, Second Presbyterian Church (Baltimore, MD: November 22, 2009)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Austin Chamber Music Center, Austin, TX: September 10-11, 2010)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Ohio Weslyan University, Delaware, OH: September 19, 2010)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Saginaw Valley State University, Saginaw, MI: September 25, 2010)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Byran, TX: October 21, 2010)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Taneyev Festival, Leeds, England: November 14-16, 2010)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Wilson Performing Arts Center, Red Oaks, IA: November 19, 2010)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (University of Washington World Series, Seattle, WA: November 23, 2010)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Los Angeles Chamber Guild, UCLA Schoenberg Hall, Los Angeles, CA: January 10-12, 2011)
• Philadelphia Orchestra Chamber Series (Kimmel Center Perlman Theatre, Philadelphia, PA: February 27, 2011)

(Arranged for String Orchestra)

• String Orchestra of New York City (St. Peter’s Church, New York, NY: October 17, 2010)
• String Orchestra of New York City (Seton Hall University, South Orange Performing Arts Center, South Orange, NJ: November 4, 2010)
• String Orchestra of New York City (Community Concerts at Second, Second Presbyterian Church, Baltimore, MD: September 18, 2011)
• String Orchestra of New York City (St. Peter’s Church, New York, NY: October 16, 2011)

Song Without Words (2006)
• Boris Chernyshev, piano, Betsy Husby, cello (Duluth, MN: April 5, 2009)
• Boris Chernyshev, piano, Betsy Husby, cello (Minneapolis, MN: January 10, 2010)
• Boris Chernyshev, piano, Betsy Husby, cello (Bloomington, IL: March 16, 2010)
• Boris Chernyshev, piano, Betsy Husby, cello (Madison, WI: March 18, 2010)
• Michael Sheppard, piano, Dariusz Skoraczewski, cello (Baltimore, MD: February 28, 2010)
• Michael Sheppard, piano, Dariusz Skoraczewski, cello (Baltimore, MD: March 15, 2010)

Five Things My Children Asked Me (2006)
• Syrinx Chamber Players (Roberto Diaz, viola, Jeffrey Khaner, flute, Elizabeth Hainen, harp, David DePeters, percussion) (Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, American Philosophical Society, PA: February 25, 2008)

String Sextet (2006)
• Concertante (Harrisburg Area Community College, PA: May 4, 2007)
• Concertante (Linda Shapiro Home, Baltimore, MD: May 5, 2007)
• Concertante (Merkin Hall, New York, NY: May 6, 2007)

Pearl German String Quartet No. 1 (2005)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559398.
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Baltimore, MD: January 29, 2006)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Ohio Wesleyan College, Delaware, OH: January 31, 2006)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (First Presbyterian Church, Jackson, MI: February 12, 2006)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (St. Alban’s Church, Columbus, OH: October 8, 2006)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Ohio Weslyan University, Delaware, OH: October 10, 2006)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Illinois Weslyan University, Bloomington, IL: November 19, 2006)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Tarletan State University, Stevenville, TX: January 22, 2007)
• Carpe Diem String Quartet (Columbus Dance Theatre, Columbus, OH: May 14 and 15, 2010)

Cosmic Variations on a Haunted Theme (2003)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559721
• Opus 3 Trio (Hearst Hall, National Cathedral, Washington DC: March 30, 2003)
• Opus 3 Trio (Snake River Chamber Festival, CO: August 10, 2003)
• Opus 3 Trio (National Gallery of Art, Washington DC: October 29, 2006)

Seven Glances at a Mirage (2003)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559721
• Strata Trio (Clarinet Fest, University of Maryland, College Park, MD: July 22, 2004)
• Strata Trio (Merkin Hall, New York, NY: November 21, 2010)

Music for Violin and Metal (2003)
• New York Percussion Ensemble and David Fulmner (Riverside Church, New York, NY: January 5, 2004)

Night Whispers (2003)
• Terry and Laurel Ewell (International Double Reed Society Convention, Greensboro, NC: June 2003)
• Terry and Laurel Ewell (First Presbyterian Concert Series, Towson, MD: October 19, 2003)
• Terry and Laurel Ewell (Towson University, Towson, MD: February 22, 2004)
• Terry and Laurel Ewell (West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV: March 28, 2004)

Sonata for Saxophone and Piano (2003)
• David Stambler, saxophone (National Association of Saxophone Alliance Convention, Greensboro, NC: April 28, 2004)
• David Stambler, saxophone (Penn State University Faculty Recital, State College, PA: April 2004)
• David Stambler, saxophone (Towson University New Music Ensemble, Towson, MD: March 9, 2005)
• David Stambler, saxophone (Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD: June 7, 2005)
• David Stambler, saxophone (North American Saxophone Alliance, Penn State University, State College, PA: January, 2007)
• Maureen Walsh, saxophone (Peabody Conservatory, Baltimore, MD: November 1, 2007)
• David Stambler, saxophone (Penn State University, Esber Hall, State College, PA: August 27, 2010)
• David Stambler, saxophone (SUNY Potsdam, Crane School of Music, Potsdam, NY: October 1, 2010)
• David Stambler, saxophone (Penn State University, State College, PA: November, 2010)
• David Stambler, saxophone (University of S. Carolina, Columbia, SC: Spring, 2011)

Wadi Valley Echoes (2002)
Published by Go Fish Music, Corpus Christi, TX.
• So Percussion Quartet (Yale British Art Center, New Haven, CT: January 20, 2003)
• So Percussion Quartet (Cleveland Museum of Art, Aki series, Cleveland, OH: October 22, 2003)
• So Percussion Quartet (University of Maryland Baltimore Campus, Fine Arts Center, MD: November 13, 2003)
• So Percussion Quartet (Merkin Concert Hall, New York, NY: January 13, 2004)
• Baylor School of Music Percussion Ensemble (Baylor School of Music, Waco, TX: April, 2005)
• Baylor School of Music Percussion Ensemble (Baylor School of Music, Waco, TX: November 5, 2007)

Cosmic Echoes (2002)
Recorded and commercially available on MSR Classics, Catalogue 1155
• Steven Hendrickson and Bill Neal (National Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC: February 23, 2003)
• Brandon Eubank & Michael Lodico (Washington DC: May 5, 2010)

. . . without a chance (2002)
Recorded and available on Naxos label, “American Classics” Series: 8.559721
• Members of the “President’s Own” United States Marine Band Percussion Section (George Mason Masonic Lodge, Alexandria, VA: February 23, 2003)
• University of Maryland Percussion Ensemble (College Park, MD: May 14, 2004)
• Percussive Arts Society Day of Percussion (University of MD, College Park, MD: July 21, 2005)
• University of Maryland Percussion Ensemble (College Park, MD: December 7, 2005)
• University of Indiana Percussion Ensemble (Bloomington, IN: October 29, 2007)
• Over 10 additional performances by percussion ensembles in USA.

Racing Pulse (2001)
• The Twentieth Century Consort - Christopher Kendall, conductor (Hirshhorn Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC: January 26, 2002)

Riverend (2000)
• Da Capo Chamber Players (Sonic Boom Festival, Cooper Union, New York, NY: October 23, 2000)
• Da Capo Chamber Players (Olin Hall, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY: October 18, 2000)

Nightcries (2000, rev. 2004)
• Gary Louie, saxophone, Kirsten Taylor, piano, Elizabeth Mahler, violin (Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD: March 30, 2004)

Violoncello Sonata (2000)
• Donald Watts, violoncello, Kevin McCarter, piano (Towson University, Towson, MD, March 9, 2001)
• Donald Watts, violoncello, Kevin McCarter, piano (First Reformed Church Concert Series, New Brunswick, NJ: February 22, 2002)

Elegy (1999)
• Synergy Chamber Ensemble (Los Angeles, CA: October 1999)

CHORAL MUSIC

Song of Songs (2007)
• Towson University Chorale, Karen Kennedy, conductor, (Towson University, Towson, MD: May 8, 2007)
• Handel Society of Dartmouth College, Robert Duff, conductor, (Yale Institute of Sacred Music, New Haven, CT: March 2, 2008)

Etz Chaim (2007)
• Towson University Chorale, Karen Kennedy, conductor, (Towson University, Towson, MD: October 14 & 21, 2007)

A Lover and His Lass (2008)
• Towson University Chorale, Karen Kennedy, conductor, (Towson University, Towson, MD: May, 2008)

SOLO

Three Minute Chaconne (for violin or viola or cello) (2011)
• Shen Tzu-yu, viola (Shanghai Symphony Orchestra Hall, Shanghai, China: February 17, 2012).
• Jung Min Choi, violin (Field Concert Hall, Philadelphia, PA: March 13, 2012)
• Johansen String Competition (Washington, DC: March 22, 23, 2012)
• Santiago Canon Valencia, cello (Raye Freedman Arts Center, Auckland, New Zealand: May 6, 2012).

Run (2002)
• Janis Potter, marimba (over 45 performances at private and educational venues in IL, OH, NY, CT, FL, LA, KY, TX, AK, MI, OK, MD & DC: October 2003 to the present)
• Svetoslav Stoyanov, marimba (Homewood Museum, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD: March 2002)
• Danny Villanueva, marimba (University of Maryland, College Park, MD: April 23, 2005)
• Darren Bastian, marimba (Arizona State University, Crowder Hall, Tempe, AZ: October 29, 2007)
• Over 50 additional performances by marimba players worldwide.

Silhouettes (2003)
• Marguerite Baker, clarinet (International Clarinet Association Convention, Salt Lake City, UT: July 7, 2003)
• Marguerite Baker, clarinet (Towson University, Towson, MD: September 7, 2003)