Music

This is a list of selected compositions in chronological order (with the most recent first). Click here for this list organized by instrumentation. Click here for a complete list of works (excluding juvenilia). Click here for a list of juvenilia.

Once More, With FeelingENS.2016.8
Soprano, Percussion, Piano

KindertotenwaldENS.2016.7
Solo Piano

Piano QuintetENS.2016.5
Piano, String Quartet

Use Your IllusionENS.2016.4
Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Piano, Violin, Cello

Ice AgeENS.2016.3
Voice, Piano

The Death of Sir John FranklinENS.2016.2
Tenor, Alto Clarinet, Bassoon, Baritone Horn, Tuba, Cello, Bass

While the World Shall LastENS.2016.1
Soprano, Piano

Ooga BoogaENS.2015.6
Amplified Soprano, 4 Sousaphones or Soprano, 4 Tubas

RedENS.2015.5
Soprano or Tenor, Piano

OctetENS.2015.4
2 String Quartets

TrioENS.2015.3b
Clarinet, Violin, Piano

SeptetENS.2015.3a
Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Bass Drum, Violin, Contrabass

SextetENS.2015.2
Percussion, Piano, String Quartet

Sonnets to Edward SnowdenENS.2015.1
Soprano, 2 Violins

Symphony for Richard SerraENS.2014.6
4 Sopranos

The Mouth HarnessENS.2014.5
Soprano, Percussion

Divide TheseENS.2014.4
Soprano, Vibraphone

Violin SonataENS.2014.3
Violin, Piano

The Ten-Year-Old WorldENS.2014.2
Alto, Contrabass

Plastic Robbins BandENS.2014.1
Soprano, String Quartet

What Is AmazingENS.2013.10
Soprano, Tuba, 2 Violins or Soprano, 2 Violins, Bass

Lightning FieldENS.2013.9
Piano, Bass, Drums

The Grave Was Too Small So We Had To Take the Horse OutENS.2013.6
2 Sopranos, Violin

Arctic SymphonyENS.2013.3
4 Flutes/2 Piccolos, 2 Tubas, 4 Cellos

Les Règles ont déjà pensé à toutENS.2013.2
Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, 2 Harps, Violin, Viola, Cello or Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Harp, Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello

Three Lullabies for TraklENS.2012.7
Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Alto or Small Female Choir

Vanishing PointsENS.2012.6
Alto, Euphonium, Percussion, Cello

Clarinet QuintetENS.2012.5
Bb Clarinet, String Quartet

Utopia ParkwayENS.2012.4
Solo Piano

Fuck the AstronautsENS.2012.3
Mezzo-soprano, Flute, 2 Oboes, 2 Bb Clarinets, 2 Bassoons, 2 F Horns or Mezzo-soprano, Flute, Oboe, Bb Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, F Horn

Twin SymphonyENS.2012.1
5 Bassoons, 5 Basses

Mike Tyson Will Eat Your ChildrenENS.2011.3
Soprano or Tenor, 3 Tenor Trombones, Bass Trombone or Soprano, Violin

Symphony for Steven MillhauserENS.2011.1
4 Oboes, 4 Trumpets, 4 Violins

Body Through Which the Dream FlowsENS.2010.6r
Soprano, Vibraphone

Dr. Farnsworth, A Chiropodist, Lived In Ohio, Where He Wrote Only The First Lines Of PoemsENS.2010.5
Solo Bass Voice, Euphonium, Timpani, Harp, Cello

Very Black SonnetsENS.2010.4
Mezzo-Soprano, English Horn, Bb Clarinet, Bassoon, F Horn, Tenor Trombone, Tuba, Harp, Viola, Cello, Bass

Symphony for Susan LogoreciENS.2010.3
2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Trumpets, Harp, Piano, 2 Cellos, 2 Basses

Cycle of DustENS.2010.2
Baritone, Cello

Dear Man On Fire,ENS.2010.1
Soprano, Flute, English Horn, Clarinet, Bassoon, 2 Hand-Clappers, 2 Violas

Spiral JettyENS.2009.8r
2 Vibraphones, Drum Set

Symphony for Ammi PhillipsENS.2009.7
4 Piccolos, 4 Violins

The Method She Employs Against That Which Cannot Be SeenENS.2009.6
Soprano, Clarinet, Horn, Piano, Cello, Bass

Sky god girlENS.2009.5
Soprano, Piccolo, Oboe, Marimba, Violin, Viola

Scenes from the Life of Boullee, Book 1ENS.2009.4
Soprano, Electric Organ

From the Realm of MorpheusENS.2009.3
2 Piccolos/Alto Flutes, 2 Oboes/Cor Anglais, Percussion, Piano, String Quintet

AmuletENS.2009.2
Mezzo-Soprano, Alto Flute, Clarinet, Horn, Trombone, Viola, Cello

In the Realms of the UnrealENS.2009.1
3 Trumpets, 3 Pianos, 3 String Quartets

ConfigurationsENS.2008.13
Tenor and 11 Players

F-111ENS.2008.12
Marimba, Piano, Cello

KnotsENS.2008.11
Alto or Tenor, Clarinet, English Horn

SongswarmENS.2008.10
Baritone and Chamber Orchestra

PlayersENS.2008.9
Tenor, Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello

From the Land of the Farther SunsENS.2008.8
2 Sopranos, Alto

On the Natural History of DestructionENS.2008.7
Male Voice, 2 Violas

Girls on the RunENS.2008.6
Baritone, 3 Baritone Saxophones, Percussion

Upside DancesENS.2008.5
Piano

Casper Hauser SongsENS.2008.4
Baritone, 2 Bass Clarinets, Bassoon, 2 Violas, Cello, Bass

EmbryodelENS.2008.3
Mezzo-Soprano, Oboe, Clarinet, 2 Violins

En RouteENS.2008.1
Soprano, Glockenspiel

Because it is bitter, and because it is my heartENS.2007.14
Alto, Percussion, Mandolin, Cello

In PartENS.2007.13
Tenor, 3 Piccolos, Vibraphone, Piano

If Not, WinterENS.2007.12
Soprano and 12 Players

BadlandsENS.2007.11
Baritone, 2 Bass Clarinets

World EnoughENS.2007.10
Baritone, 2 Cellos

OrfordnessENS.2007.8
Baritone, 2 Violins

PostcardsENS.2007.7
Soprano, 2 Trumpets, Horn, Trombone, Tuba

The Admonitory HippopotamusENS.2007.6
Soprano or Tenor, Piccolo, Bass Clarinet, Marimba, Piano, Violin, Cello

BreathcrystalENS.2007.5
Soprano, Clarinet, Piano, Viola

Still MorningENS.2007.4
Soprano or Tenor, Clarinet, Horn, Viola, or Alto or Bass, English Horn, Clarinet, Violin

WideawakeENS.2007.3
Soprano, Alto Clarinet, Trumpet, Viola

The Dong With A Luminous NoseENS.2007.2
Voice, Piano 4-Hands

Reasons To LiveENS.2007.1
Soprano, Harpsichord

Star DustENS.2006.10r
SATB Chorus

Off the Deep EndENS.2006.8
Soprano, Piano or Soprano, Flute, Bass Clarinet, Marimba, Piano, Cello

About GraceENS.2006.7
Tenor, 2 Bass Clarinets, 2 Violins

Three Songs of Saul WheelerENS.2006.6
Countertenor or Soprano, 3 Cellos

NightENS.2006.5
Baritone, Viola

Sea Change, or, The Tempest in a TeacupENS.2006.4r
Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass, String Quartet

Borrowed Love PoemsENS.2006.3
Voice and Piano or Voice and String Quartet

Sad Little Breathing MachineENS.2005.1
2 Clarinets, 2 Marimbas, 2 Violas

Inflatable WorldENS.2004.3r
Soprano, Piano

Seascape, With Frieze Of GirlsENS.2004.2
Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Violin

Cup and Saucer in the Path of a Mechanical InsectENS.2004.1
4 Instruments

Little KingdomsENS.2003.2r
3 Bb Clarinets

Late SunENS.2003.1
Voice and Piano or Voice and String Quartet

The Vile RainbowENS.2001.1
String Quartet

Happy Little TreesENS.2000.1
Flute, Oboe, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass

Cities of the PlainENS.1998.3
String Quartet