Vajrayana Tantra Shift (2015/16) 19'
Flute/Alto Flute, Oboe, B-flat Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn/Pendant Ocarina, 2 Percussion, Piano/Pendant Ocarina, Violin, Viola, Violoncello, Double Bass, and Soundfiles. AUDIO First performed by New Music Concerts, with Robert Aitken, conductor. Isabel Bader Theatre, Toronto.
Commissioned by New Music Concerts with the investment of the Canada Council for the Arts.
ANTHROPO (2014) 17’ Trombone and live electronics
First performed by Benny Sluchin, Music Gallery, Toronto. Commissioned by Benny Sluchin with the assistance of the Canada Council for the Arts.
Copralite Culture & Analysis Results #21-33 (2012) 21’
Oboe, piano, live electronics (includes some instrumental theatre) AUDIO VIDEO
First performed by Beth Levia and Sylvia Shaddick-Taylor at Holy Trinity United Church, Edmonton. Commissioned by the Tonus Vivus Music Society.
Supplice & Demand (2011) 22‘ Mezzo-Soprano, flute, clarinet, horn, percussion, harp, pno, two violins, viola, cello, electronics AUDIO
First performed by Erika Iris Huang, mezzo-soprano, Robert Aitken, conductor, and New Music Concerts. Music Gallery, Toronto. Commissioned by New Music Concerts with the support of an Alberta Creative Development Initiative Grant, administered through the Canada Council for the Arts.
Les enfers éternels des gens désespérés (2003) 9'
Counter-tenor, tenor, baritone, bass, and soundfiles AUDIO
First performed by the Hilliard Ensemble, Pollack Hall, McGill University, as part of Montréal Nouvelles Musique. Commissioned by the SMCQ for the Hilliard Ensemble.
Pensacola (2001/2002) 12' Orchestra, spatialized brass, computer AUDIO
First performed by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, with Jukka-Pekka Saraste.
Commissioned by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra with the support of the Canada Council for the Arts. Subsequent performances by the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, the Winnipeg Symphony, and the Esprit Orchestra.
recipes for the common man (2001) 10' Oboe and CD AUDIO
First performed by Lawrence Cherney at the International Double Reed Society Conference, Banff, Alberta. Commissioned by Lawrence Cherney with the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.
cette obscure clarté qui tombe des étoiles (2000) 4' Flute and CD AUDIO
Commissioned by the BC Region of the Canadian Music Centre's New Music for Young Musicians Project (at the behest of Kathryn Cernauskas), and with the support of the British Columbia 2000 Millennium Arts and Heritage Fund. First performed at the Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto.
bread (1999) 9' Flute, oboe, clarinet, piano, trombone, tuba, strings, two percussion, and soundfiles AUDIO
First performed by Klangforum Wien, with Sylvain Cambreling, conductor. Musikprotokoll Festival, Graz, Austria. Commissioned by the ORF (Austrian Radio) for Klangforum Wien. Selected by an international jury for performance by Tokyo Ensemble Comet on the gala concert of the ISCM World Music Days, Japan. Subsequently performed at the BONK Festival, Tampa, Florida.
Now is a Creature (1997/ 2003) 9' Trombone and live electronics AUDIO
First performed by Benny Sluchin, Espace de Projection, IRCAM, Paris.
Subsequently performed by Alain Trudel, for SOUNDSTREAMS Canada.
wonder (1996) 16' Orchestra, tape, soprano AUDIO
First performed by the CBC Vancouver Radio Orchestra, with Owen Underhill.
Commissioned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Subsequently performed by the Austrian Radio Philharmonic, with Arturo Tamayo, and the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra, with Daniel Warren. Ranked third in the world (recommended work) at the 1997 International Rostrum of Composers (UNESCO, Paris).
Enclaves Intèrieures (1990) 11'
Three percussionists, tape AUDIO
First performed by the Batterie Park Percussion Ensemble at the Sound Symposium, St. John's, Newfoundland. 1st Prize, CBC Young Composers Competition (Electroacoustic Category). 2nd Prize, SOCAN Foundation Awards for Young Composers (Chamber Music Category).