String Quartet No. 2 "commemoratio paschalis"

In memory of the late violinist William Depasquale, former co-concertmaster of the Philadelphia Orchestra

Amir Safavi and Yujin Ariza, violins
Chason Goldfinger, viola
Nathan Chan, cello

Premiered & recorded April 21st, 2014
The Juilliard School, Paul Hall
New York, NY

"Salamandre" from String Quartet No. 1 "Elemental"
From the Top with Christopher O'Riley
Performed by Quartet Lumiére, winners of 2013 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition (Jr. Division)
Recorded Sept 28th, 2013, Kobacker Hall, Bowling Green State University
Broadcast nationwide on NPR, week of November 4th, 2013.

Winner, Dolce Suono Ensemble Young Composer's Competition 2013

Performed by Dolce Suono Ensemble & guest artists

Sarah Shafer, soprano
Mimi Stillman, flute/picc
Natalie Zhu, piano

Premiered & recorded May 19th, 2013
Field Concert Hall
Curtis Institute of Music
Philadelphia, PA

     English text by Phillis Wheatley (public domain)

Sarah Sutton, viola

Premiered & recorded June 19, 2012
Center Stage Strings
Three Rivers, CA

Philadelphia Orchestra musicians:

Marc Rovetti, violin I
William Polk, violin II
Kerri Ryan, viola
Yumi Kendall, cello

Recorded in December 2011
Kimmel Center for Performing Arts
Philadelphia, PA

Krista Martynes, clarinetist

Recorded July 2011
Atlantic Music Festival
Waterville, ME

Song cycle for flute, bassoon, horn, harp, mezzo-soprano, and contrabass

Atlantic Music Festival Fellows:

Bianca Garcia, flute
Galina Kiep, bassoon
Katie Jordan, horn
Colleen Thorburn, harp
Heather Gallagher, mezzo-soprano
Matt Rosenthal, contrabass
Sheridan Seyfried, conductor

Recorded July 2011
Atlantic Music Festival
Waterville, ME

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