Music for Youth Ensembles

Music for Youth Ensembles

Piano Trio (June 2012)
Commissioned by Susan Lamb Cook
Premiere (exp.) July 2012
Sacramento, California
Duration: 7 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 4+

Encore String Suite (March 2012)
Commissioned by Todd Montemayor and Encore Arts High School
Premiered May 20, 2012
Redlands, California
Duration: 11 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 3+

Morning Broken for String Orchestra (January 2012)
Commissioned by Amy Harris and St. Andrew’s Episcopal School
Premiered March 2012
Dallas, Texas
Duration: 6 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 3+

Rhapsody for Cello and String Orchestra (June 2009)
20th Anniversary Dedication for Susan Lamb Cook, founder/director of the
Sacramento Youth Symphony Chamber Music Workshop
Premiered July 19, 2009 with the SYS-CMW Jeunesse Chamber Orchestra
Duration: 8 minutes
Instrumentation: Solo Cello, String Orchestra, harp or piano
GRADE LEVEL: 3+/6+(Solo Cello)

Seguidilla for Violin and Piano(February 2008)
Winner, 2008 Solo String Music Competition, UT-Austin
Duration: 5 minutes
Instrumentation: Violin and Piano
GRADE LEVEL: 4+/5+

Summer Miniatures (June 2005)
Commissioned by the Sacramento Youth Symphony Chamber Music Workshop
Premiered July 2005 by the SYS-CMW Orchestra
Revised and premiered August 2005 by the University of California-Davis Summer Symphony
Duration: 12 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 5+

Jagged Waltz for String Orchestra (June 2005)
Commissioned by the Sacramento Youth Symphony
Premiered July 2005 by the Jeunesse Chamber Orchestra and Sinfonia Academica
Sacramento, California
Duration: 5 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 4+

A Tale from Samhain for Orchestra (2005)
Premiered by the Cal State Long Beach and Boulder Youth Symphony Orchestras
Duration: 8 minutes
Instrumentation: 3.2.2.2 – 4.3.3.1. – timp. 2 perc. harp – strings
GRADE LEVEL: 5+

Remembrances for Chamber Orchestra (June 2004)
Commissioned by the Sacramento Youth Symphony
Premiered July 2004 by the SYS-CMW Orchestra
Sacramento, California
Duration: 7 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 3+

Three Days version for String Orchestra (June 2004)
Commissioned by the Sacramento Youth Symphony
Performed July 2004 by the Jeunesse Chamber Orchestra
Sacramento, California
Duration: 9 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 4+ (Solo Violin 6+)

Solace for Chamber Orchestra(June 2003)
Commissioned by the Sacramento Youth Symphony
Premiered July 2003 by the SYS-CMW Orchestra
Sacramento, California
Duration: 6 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 3+

Tales from Semreh for String Orchestra(June 2003)
Commissioned by the Sacramento Youth Symphony
Premiered by the Jeunesse Chamber Orchestra July 2003
Sacramento, California
Duration: 7 minutes
GRADE LEVEL: 4+

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