* = premiere performance
 

upcoming

threshold (for anne truitt) [2016]
The Witches (Louna Dekker-Vargas, flute, and Ledah Finck, violin)
friday, october 20, 2017
house concert / new york, ny

threshold (for anne truitt) [2016]
The Witches (Louna Dekker-Vargas, flute, and Ledah Finck, violin)
saturday, october 28, 2017
baltimore museum of art / baltimore, md

cold winter* [2017]
Occasional Symphony
Murnau’s FAUST (1926)
sunday, october 29, 2017
space 2640 / baltimore, md

cold winter [2017]
Occasional Symphony
Murnau’s FAUST (1926)
tuesday, october 31, 2017
space 2640 / baltimore, md

singer* [2016]
members of eighth blackbird
Third Practice Electroacoustic Music Festival
saturday, november 4, 2017
university of richmond / richmond, va

new work* [2018]
Verdant Vibes
saturday, april 7, 2018
music mansion / providence, ri

 

2017

nest of shadows [2017]
F-PLUS (Kate Dreyfuss, Joshua Graham, and Andy Hudson)
thursday, september 14, 2017
central michigan university / mount pleasant, mi

nest of shadows* [2017]
F-PLUS (Kate Dreyfuss, Joshua Graham, and Andy Hudson)
wednesday, september 13, 2017
grand valley state university / allendale, mi

site/non-site* [2017]
Polyorchard (Jil Christiansen, Laurent Estoppey, Bill McConaghy, David Menestres, and Charles Phaneuf)
Exsufflation Series
tuesday, september 12, 2017
the carrack / durham, nc

map of broken glass (for robert smithson)* [2017]
Colin Tucker, Jennie Gottschalk, Erik Carlson, Katie Porter, Ian Power, Nomi Epstein, and D. Edward Davis
Experimental Listening & Music Sessions
sunday, august 6, 2017
third life studio / somerville, ma

broad call [2016]
New Mexico Contemporary Ensemble (Ian Brody, Clara Byom, Luke Gullickson, and Dalton Harris)
monday, july 31, 2017
house concert / albuquerque, nm

imago hymns* [2017]
EcoSono Environmental Music and Sound Art Festival
saturday, july 29, 2017
international gallery of contemporary art / anchorage, ak

cliff nesting [2013]
Laura Koenig, Matthew Burtner, and Glen Whitehead
EcoSono Environmental Music and Sound Art Festival
thursday, july 27, 2017
anchorage museum / anchorage, ak

lecture/recital
“Image and Presence: Robert Irwin, Wandelweiser, and Conditional Music”
Sixth International Conference on Music and Minimalism
june 21-25, 2017
university of tennessee / knoxville, tn

delta switching* [2017]
students in Music 106 (Erik Carlson, dir.)
thursday, june 8, 2017
university of california, san diego / la jolla, ca

threshold (for anne truitt) [2016]
The Witches (Louna Dekker-Vargas, flute, and Ledah Finck, violin)
Sophia Vastek album release event
sunday, may 21, 2017
an die musik / baltimore, md

panel discussion
“Not in the Darmstadt Style”: failure and composition pedagogy
– part of “Failure: Scholars and Musicians explore the theme of failure through a series of histories and personal stories”
(with William Robin, Ellen McSweeney, R. Andrew Lee, and Kerry O’Brien)
New Music Gathering
friday, may 12, 2017
bowling green state university / bowling green, oh

equivalent noise charge* [2017]
Erik Carlson, violin, and D. Edward Davis, electronics
friday, april 21, 2017
scholes street studio / brooklyn, ny

Let There Be Funk [2001]
Jesse Orth, tuba
Great Plains Regional Tuba & Euphonium Conference
friday, march 3, 2017
iowa state university / ames, ia

threshold (for anne truitt) [2016]
The Witches (Louna Dekker-Vargas, flute, and Ledah Finck, violin)
Behind the Curtain: Women’s influence on musical culture through the salon
tuesday, february 21, 2017
the windup space / baltimore, md

threshold (for anne truitt)* [2016]
The Witches (Louna Dekker-Vargas, flute, and Ledah Finck, violin)
Behind the Curtain: Women’s influence on musical culture through the salon
wednesday, february 15, 2017
johns hopkins university / baltimore, md

monopine* [2017] and aperture [2016]
D. Edward Davis, piano, and Erik Carlson, violin
SlowSD – Festival of Slow Music
saturday, february 11, 2017
university of california, san diego / la jolla, ca

today (for on kawara)* [2017]
Erik Carlson, violin, Judith Hamann, cello, D. Edward Davis, guitar, and Nomi Epstein, piano
SlowSD – Festival of Slow Music
friday, february 10, 2017
university of california, san diego / la jolla, ca

difference between sameness and difference is same / sameness between difference and sameness is different* [2017]
installation at SlowSD – Festival of Slow Music
friday, february 10, 2017
university of california, san diego / la jolla, ca

threshold (for anne truitt) [2016]
The Witches (Louna Dekker-Vargas, flute, and Ledah Finck, violin)
friday, february 3, 2017
walters art museum / baltimore, md

 

2016

laydown yard [2016]
Brent Miller, timpani
friday, december 16, 2016
queensland conservatorium / brisbane, australia

blackbirds [2014]
Kyle Grimm, bass
composers’ seminar
wednesday, november 9, 2016
hartt school / west hartford, ct

inside/outside* [2016]
D. Edward Davis, percussion
Music for Contemplation vocal immersion workshop
saturday, october 8, 2016
church of the annunciation / brooklyn, ny

second growth [2016]
Williams College Percussion Ensemble
Reflecting on Stone Hill
sunday, october 2, 2016
the clark / williamstown, ma

LAKE EDEN [2016] (collaboration with Lisa McCarty)
ReVIEWING Black Mountain College 8
friday, september 23, 2016
black mountain college museum + arts center / asheville, nc

broad call* [2016]
Colin Tucker, Jennie Gottschalk, Katie Porter, Ian Power, Nomi Epstein, and D. Edward Davis
Experimental Listening & Music Sessions
sunday, august 21, 2016
lilypad / cambridge, ma

course* [2016]
Ledah Finck, violin, Nick Pauly, viola, and Lisa Perry, voice
Bang on a Can Summer Festival
monday, july 28, 2016
mass moca / north adams, ma

framing* [2016]
Kate Dreyfuss, violin, Andy Hudson, bass clarinet, Zan Berry, cello, Cody Takacs, bass, Derek Johnson, electric guitar, Dutcher Snedeker, piano, Evan Saddler, vibraphone, and Abby Fisher, percussion
Bang on a Can Summer Festival
monday, july 25, 2016
mass moca / north adams, ma

laydown yard* [2016]
Brent Miller, timpani
Australian Percussion Gathering
thursday, july 21, 2016
queensland conservatorium / brisbane, australia

soft paths [2015]
Red Hedgehog Trio
saturday, may 28, 2016
third life studio / somerville, ma

Framing Bodies: SHAMED [2015] (score to dance video)
Frame Dance Productions
saturday, may 7, 2016
midtown arts theater center / houston, tx

second growth* [2016]
Williams College Percussion Ensemble
sunday, may 1, 2016
the clark / williamstown, ma

LAKE EDEN* [2016]
multimedia performance with Lisa McCarty and Tim Feeney
Interlude AVL
wednesday, april 27, 2016
black mountain college museum + arts center / asheville, nc

nowhere landscape [2016]
Anthony Taylor, Bill Kalinkos, Nick Meryhew, Matthew Melore,
Jared Soldiviero, Casey McLellan, Karen Kim, and Erik Carlson
graduate composition reading session
monday, april 25, 2016
duke university / durham, nc

zones (for stuart marshall)* [2012]
Collaborations in Contemporary Art (CICA)
friday, april 22, 2016
university of south carolina / columbia, sc

aperture* [2016]
Erik Carlson, violin
friday, april 8, 2016
university of south carolina / columbia, sc

Framing Bodies: SHAMED* [2015] (score to dance video)
Frame Dance Soirée
wednesday, april 6, 2016
yale street house / houston, tx

Let There Be Funk [2001]
David McLemore, tuba
faculty recital
monday, february 29, 2016
central washington university / ellensburg, wa

space that hears (for amnon) [2015]
Shira Legmann and Assaf Shatil, piano
Musica Nova
tuesday, february 2, 2016
felicja blumenthal music center / tel aviv, israel

nothing something everything* [2015]
we are the same but different* [2014/2015]
New Music Gathering
thursday, january 7, 2016
peabody institute / baltimore, md

 

2015

exit here* [2015] (score to dance performance)
collaboration with Maurice Ivy Dowell, dancer/choreographer
November Dances
friday, november 20, 2015
saturday, november 21, 2015
duke university / durham, nc

conception/perception* [2015]
Erik Carlson, violin
wednesday, november 18, 2015
scholes street studio / brooklyn, ny

four-week artist residency
november 9 to december 4, 2015
ucross foundation / ucross, wy

Breathing Room: Radiators [2001]
jewelweed [2012]
cloud reservoir (rising)* [2015]
when we try to pick out anything by itself we find it hitched to everything else in the universe [2013]
hot hidden furious [2005]
early* [2015]
windlet [2014]
Nick Meryhew, trombone, Beth McDonald, tuba, Kate McDuffie, voice, and Eliza Bangert, flute
sunday, november 1, 2015
tritriangle / chicago, il

Let There Be Funk [2001]
Lukas Schroeder, tuba
thursday, october 29, 2015
grand valley state university / allendale, mi

soft paths [2015]
Red Hedgehog Trio
wednesday, october 7, 2015
holyoke community college / holyoke, ma

two-week artist residency
september 7 to september 18, 2015
kimmel harding nelson center for the arts / nebraska city, ne

soft paths [2015]
Red Hedgehog Trio
saturday, september 12, 2015
house concert / northampton, ma

Let There Be Funk [2001]
David Thornton, euphonium
sunday, july 26, 2015
bolsover brass band summer school / bolsover, derbyshire, uk

shore [2008]
students from the Perlman Music Program
friday, july 24, 2015
perlman music program / shelter island, ny

soft paths [2015]
Red Hedgehog Trio
sunday, june 28, 2015
saranac united methodist church / saranac, ny

SCADICOT [2000]
Let There Be Funk [2001]
hot hidden furious [2005]
Giving/Taking [2003]
ACCIDOTS [2002]
Mark Carlson and Jamie Lipton, euphoniums, and Paul Carlson and Thomas Curry, tubas
2015 ITEA Midwest Regional Tuba-Euphonium Conference
saturday, may 16, 2015
bowling green state university / bowling green, oh

rhizome* [2015]
Laramie County Community College New Music Ensemble
LCCC New Music Ensemble: New Music in Cheyenne
tuesday, may 5, 2015
cheyenne south high school / cheyenne, wy

OPEN FIELD* [2015] (collaboration with Lisa McCarty)
Something Said Only Once festival
saturday, may 2, 2015
firecreek coffeehouse / flagstaff, az

windlet* [2014]
60×60 Wave Farm Mix
thursday, april 30, 2015
pioneer works / brooklyn, ny

siren test [2015]
[playback version]
Brooklyn Acoustic Ecology Festival 2015
friday, april 17, 2015
old stone house / brooklyn, ny

for philip von zweck* [2014]
Soundry
White Noise/Grey Matter
friday, april 3, 2015
the green room / somerville, ma

space that hears (for amnon)* [2015]
Scott Lee and Vladimir Smirnov, piano
[dnme] concert
friday, march 27, 2015
duke university / durham, nc

curving tide [2014]
Neil Godwin, horn, Mary Tyler, trombone, Beth McDonald, tuba, and Alfonso Peduto, electronics
Callithumpian Consort performance
thursday, march 12, 2015
new england conservatory / boston, ma

siren test* [2015]
yMusic
duke performances concert
tuesday, march 3, 2015
motorco / durham, nc

soft paths* [2015]
Red Hedgehog Trio
saturday, february 21, 2015
whitney center for the arts / pittsfield, ma

sugar baby [2009]
Eric Honour, saxophone
Elektronik Music Festival
sunday, january 25, 2015
butler university / indianapolis, in

 

2014

yard* [2014]
Imani Mosley, Ben Daniels, and D. Edward Davis, triangles
Duke New Music Ensemble
[dnme] concert
saturday, november 22, 2014
duke university / durham, nc

cliff nesting [2013]
[playback version]
New Music Conflagration / Sounds by the Sea
friday, november 21, 2014
st. pete beach / st. petersburg, fl

for philip von zweck [2014]
Da Capo Chamber Players
graduate composition reading session
monday, november 10, 2014
duke university / durham, nc

Let There Be Funk [2001]
David Thornton, euphonium
friday, october 17, 2014
university of salford / salford, greater manchester, uk

Let There Be Funk [2001]
Christopher Gurtcheff, tuba
thursday, october 16, 2014
university of georgia / athens, ga

isotype [2014]
Sarah Busman, flute, and Joshua Busman, piano
South Central Graduate Music Consortium
friday, september 19, 2014
university of north carolina / chapel hill, nc

sibilus [2011]
Laura Wolk-Lewanowicz, soprano, and Patrick Tapio Johnson, cello
Sonic Coast Live [2]
saturday, august 30, 2014
the hub / lyme regis, dorset, uk

when we try to pick out anything by itself we find it hitched to everything else in the universe [2013]
Dalia Chin, flute, and Kate McDuffie, voice
thursday, august 28, 2014
sulzer regional library / chicago, il

isotype* [2014]
sift* [2013]
klangraum series
Antoine Beuger, flute, and D. Edward Davis, piano
thursday, august 7, 2014
jazz-schmiede / düsseldorf, germany

when we try to pick out anything by itself we find it hitched to everything else in the universe [2013]
In the Same Breath performance
Dalia Chin, flute, and Kate McDuffie, voice
thursday, july 24, 2014
jennifer norback gallery / chicago, il

when we try to pick out anything by itself we find it hitched to everything else in the universe [2013]
Dalia Chin, flute, and Kate McDuffie, voice
Under the Radar Festival
saturday, july 12, 2014
bancroft street market / omaha, ne

coo coo [2012]
Mari Kimura, violin
Atlantic Music Festival
tuesday, july 8, 2014
atlantic music center / waterville, me

dash* [2014]
Juan María Solare, piano
concert of One-Note Piano Music
tuesday, june 24, 2014
universität bremen / bremen, germany

curving tide* [2014]
Neil Godwin, horn, Nick Meryhew, trombone, Beth McDonald, tuba, and Borey Shin, electronics
Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice (SICPP)
saturday, june 21, 2014
new england conservatory / boston, ma

drift fields [2012]
Ian Antonio, vibraphone, and Sam Pluta, electronics
Walden School Creative Musicians Retreat
sunday, june 15, 2014
walden school / dublin, nh

coo coo [2012]
Mari Kimura, violin
New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival
thursday, june 5, 2014
abrons art center / new york city, ny

blackbirds* [2014]
Brian Gencarelli, bass
Treefalls: ONe
friday, may 30, 2014
the showroom / spartanburg, sc

drift fields [2012]
Evan Bowen, vibraphone
masters recital
friday, may 2, 2014
pollack hall / mcgill university / montreal, qc

when we try to pick out anything by itself we find it hitched to everything else in the universe [2013]
Dalia Chin, flute, and Kate McDuffie, voice
thursday, april 17, 2014
comfort station / chicago, il

dawn song [2013]
Duke New Music Ensemble
sunday, april 13, 2014
duke university / durham, nc

dawn song* [2013]
Duke New Music Ensemble
sunday, april 6, 2014
fullsteam brewery / durham, nc

karst* [2014]
yMusic
duke performances concert
tuesday, march 25, 2014
motorco / durham, nc

sugar baby [2009]
Eric Honour, saxophone, and Chadi El-Khoury, dance
TIME AND MEMORY: BRINGING LIGHT TO LIFE
saturday, march 15, 2014
paragraph gallery / kansas city, mo

when we try to pick out anything by itself we find it hitched to everything else in the universe* [2013]
Dalia Chin, flute, and Kate McDuffie, voice
friday, january 24, 2014
38th annual florida flute association convention / orlando, fl

just light* [2013]
Hilliard Ensemble
graduate composition reading session
monday, january 20, 2014
duke university / durham, nc

 

2013

lens* [2013]
Erik Carlson, violin
permutations concert series
friday, december 6, 2013
OSMOS gallery / nyc, ny

self/noise* [2013]
text score as part of the Hunters Moon Festival
october 25-27, 2013
carrick on shannon, county leitrim, ireland

not death but love* [2013] (score to poetry video by Mary Russell and Gerard Wozek)
visible verse poetry video festival
thursday, october 10, 2013
pacific cinemateque / vancouver, bc

valdez to long beach* [2013]
installation at SoundWalk 2013
saturday, october 5, 2013
134 linden ave / long beach, ca

cliff nesting [2013]
Darren Mueller, alto saxophone
South Central Graduate Music Consortium
friday, september 27, 2013
duke university / durham, nc

silver bow creek* [2013]
Julia Barnett, flute and Jia Kim, cello
wednesday, august 7, 2013
westwood hills church / los angeles, ca

cliff nesting* [2013]
C.R. Kasprzyk, alto saxophone
EcoSono Institute final concert
sunday, june 30, 2013
alaska pacific university / anchorage, ak

morrow lake* [2013]
Ingrid Lee, piano with Tony Gennaro
saturday, june 29, 2013
the wulf / los angeles, ca

passing lands [2013] (four movements of the work-in-progress)
nief-norf Research Summit
Mark Carlson, euphonium
saturday, june 1, 2013
furman university / greenville, sc

A Theory of Colours* [2013] (collaboration with Lisa McCarty)
Wet Ink Ensemble
april residency concert
tuesday, april 30, 2013
duke university / durham, nc

deer* [2007]
Erik Carlson, violin
tuesday, march 26, 2013
the stone / nyc, ny

passing lands [2013] (two movements of the work-in-progress)
guest artist residency concert
Mark Carlson, euphonium
saturday, march 16, 2013
mount st. mary’s university / emmitsburg, md

dance of the electric moccasins [2003] (score to poetry video by Mary Russell and Gerard Wozek)
World Electroacoustic Listening Room Project
12th Annual CSUF New Music Festival: Voice in the 21st Century
saturday, march 2, 2013
california state university – fullerton / fullerton, ca

retaining wall* [2006/2012]
IOTA Ensemble
I/O Fest
saturday, january 12, 2013
williams college / williamstown, ma

 

2012

mill [2012]
Duke New Music Ensemble
[dnme] concert
thursday, december 6, 2012
motorco / durham, nc

drift fields* [2012]
Ian Antonio, vibraphone, and Sam Pluta, electronics
Wet Ink Ensemble
december residency concert
monday, december 3, 2012
casbah / durham, nc

Let There Be Funk [2001]
David McLemore, tuba
doctoral recital
monday, november 12, 2012
university of georgia / athens, ga

mill* [2012]
Duke New Music Ensemble
[dnme] concert
sunday, november 11, 2012
duke university / durham, nc

coo coo [2012]
Christy Kyong, violin, and Dan VanHassel, electronics
Wild Rumpus New Music Collective
saturday, november 10, 2012
community music center / san francisco, ca

sugar baby [2009]
Eric Honour, saxophone
Kansas City Electronic Music & Arts Alliance
Perceptions/Reality
friday, november 9, 2012
la esquina / kansas city, mo

let my shadow [2011]
a very small consortium
saturday, september 29, 2012
university of wisconsin-green bay / green bay, wi

two songs [2012]
Courtney Kleftis, mezzo-soprano, and Amy Coddington, piano
South Central Graduate Music Consortium
friday, september 28, 2012
the bridge progressive arts initiative / charlottesville, va

deer (trio) [2011]
Kaitlin Moreno, violin, Karina Fox, viola, and Benjamin Schwartz, cello
Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice (SICPP)
saturday, june 23, 2012
new england conservatory / boston, ma

impulse:decay* [2012]
nief-norf Summer Music Festival
thursday, june 7, 2012
furman university / greenville, sc

jewelweed [2012]
Heidi Wait, flute, and Jamie Keesecker, percussion
Duke New Music Ensemble
saturday, april 28, 2012
motorco / durham, nc

sibilus* [2012]
Tomoko Fujita, cello, with Patrick Romano, tenor
doctoral recital
wednesday, april 18, 2012
stony brook university / stony brook, ny

jewelweed* [2012]
Heidi Wait, flute, and Jamie Keesecker, percussion
Duke New Music Ensemble
sunday, april 15, 2012
duke university / durham, nc

coo coo* [2012]
Joshua Modney, violin, and Sam Pluta, electronics
Wet Ink Ensemble
april residency concert
friday, april 6, 2012
duke university / durham, nc

two songs* [2012]
Jacqueline Horner Kwiatek, mezzo-soprano
solo recital
tuesday, march 27, 2012
duke university / durham, nc

windthrow* [2012]
Rootstock Percussion Trio
Fellowship Concert at the Other Minds Festival
wednesday, february 29, 2012
the Lab / san francisco, ca

basin/range* [2012]
Wet Ink Ensemble
february residency concert
friday, february 24, 2012
duke university / durham, nc

two_corner_curve* [2011]
D. Edward Davis and Jamie Keesecker, performers
2012 CHAT festival
wednesday, february 8, 2012
duke university / durham, nc

the alchemical room [2010]
2012 CHAT festival
tuesday, february 7, 2012
duke university / durham, nc

tear gas [2011]
Duke New Music Ensemble
[dnme] presents: old film | new music
saturday, february 4, 2012
duke university / durham, nc

sugar baby [2009]
Alex Sellers, saxophone
35th International Saxophone Symposium
friday, january 20, 2012
george mason university / fairfax, va

 

2011

tear gas [2011]
Duke New Music Ensemble
[dnme] presents: old film | new music
tuesday, december 6, 2011
fullsteam brewery / durham, nc

blank magic [2005]
graduate composers concert
monday, november 14, 2011
duke university / durham, nc

tear gas* [2011]
Duke New Music Ensemble
[dnme] presents: old film | new music
sunday, november 13, 2011
duke university / durham, nc

sea spindle* [2011]
Oren Vinogradov, clarinet
South Central Graduate Music Consortium
saturday, september 17, 2011
university of north carolina / chapel hill, nc