Dancing Fire will be performed by Maestro Alexander Fokkens (TCU Alumnus) and the University of Cape Town Wind Ensemble in Cape Town, South Africa. This will be the first time that a piece of mine is performed internationally!
Manhattan Nights for Symphony Orchestra was selected as the winner of the 2nd Annual Philadelphia Youth Orchestra Young Composer Competition for 2018 and was premiered in Verizon Hall (The Kimmel Center of the Performing Arts) by Maestro Louis Scaglione and the PYO.
Piano Trio No. 3: "Ecstatic Samba" was selected as the winner of the Tribeca New Music Festival Young Composer Contest (Division 2) and will be premiered in Manhattan, NYC later this year.
- I have been commissioned to write a euphonium concerto with band for euphoniumist Demondrae Thurman to be premiered sometime in 2019. Mr. Thurman was recently appointed to Professor of Music at Indiana University Bloomington. Very excited to get to work with him and write the composition. Concerto for Euphonium & Wind Ensemble will be coming soon!