Works By Instrumentation


Arctic Symphony
4 Flutes/2 Piccolos, 2 Tubas, 4 Cellos

Cities of the Plain
String Quartet

Clarinet Quintet
Clarinet, String Quartet

Cup and Saucer in the Path of a Mechanical Insect
4 Equal Instruments

Marimba, Piano, Cello

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

Happy Little Trees
Flute, Oboe, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass

In the Realms of the Unreal
3 Trumpets, 3 Pianos, 3 String Quartets


Lightning Field
Piano, Bass, Drums

Little Kingdoms
3 Clarinets

Piano Quintet
Piano, String Quartet

2 Strings Quartets

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

Sad Little Breathing Machine
2 Clarinets, Marimba, 2 Violas

Seascape, with Frieze of Girls
Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Violin

Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Bass Drum, Violin, Contrabass

Percussion, Piano, String Quartet

Spiral Jetty
2 Vibraphones, Drum Set

Symphony for Ammi Phillips
4 Piccolos, 4 Violins

Symphony for Steven Millhauser
4 Oboes, 4 Trumpets, 4 Violins

Symphony for Susan Logoreci
2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Trumpets, Harp, Piano, 2 Cellos, 2 Basses

Clarinet, Violin, Piano

Twin Symphony
5 Bassoons, 5 Basses

Untitled (Sand Fountain)
Flute, Violin, Cello

Upside Dances

Utopia Parkway

The Vile Rainbow
String Quartet

Violin Sonata
Violin, Piano


Baritone, 2 Bass Clarinets

Body Through Which the Dream Flows
Soprano, Vibraphone

Borrowed Love Poems
Voice, Piano

Cycle of Dust
Baritone, Cello

Divide These
Soprano, Vibraphone

The Dong with a Luminous Nose
Voice, Piano 4-Hands

En Route
Soprano, Glockenspiel

The Grave Was Too Small So We Had to Take the Horse Out
2 Sopranos, Violin

Ice Age
Voice, Piano

Inflatable World
Soprano, Piano

Alto or Tenor, English Horn, Clarinet

Mike Tyson Will Eat Your Children
Soprano, Violin

The Mouth Harness
Soprano; Percussion

Baritone; Viola

Off the Deep End
Soprano, Piano

On the Natural History of Destruction
Baritone, 2 Violas

Once More, With Feeling
Soprano, Percussion, Piano

Baritone, 2 Violins

Reasons To Live
Soprano, Piano

Soprano or Tenor, Piano

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

Sonnets to Edward Snowden
Soprano, 2 Violins

The Ten-Year-Old World
Alto, Bass

While the World Shall Last
Soprano, Piano

World Enough
Baritone, 2 Cellos


About Grace
Tenor, 2 Bass Clarinets, 2 Violins

The Admonitory Hippopotamus
Soprano or Tenor or High Baritone, Piccolo, Bass Clarinet, Marimba, Piano, Violin, Cello

Mezzo-Soprano, Alto Flute, Clarinet, Horn, Trombone, Viola, Cello

Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart
Alto, Percussion, Mandolin, Cello

Borrowed Love Poems
Voice, String Quartet

Soprano, Clarinet, Piano, Viola

Casper Hauser Songs
Baritone, 2 Bass Clarinets, Bassoon, 2 Violas, Cello, Bass

Dear Man On Fire,
Soprano, Flute, English Horn, Clarinet, Bassoon, 2 Hand-Clappers/Speakers, 2 Violas

The Death of Sir John Franklin
Tenor, Alto Clarinet, Bassoon, Baritone Horn, Tuba, Cello, Bass

Dr. Farnsworth, a Chiropodist, Lived in Ohio, Where He Wrote Only the First Lines of Poems
Bass, Euphonium, Harp, Timpani, Cello

Mezzo-Soprano, Oboe, Clarinet, 2 Violins

Fuck the Astronauts
Mezzo-Soprano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn

Girls on the Run
Baritone, 3 Baritone Saxophones, Percussion

In Part
Tenor, 3 Piccolos, Vibraphone, Piano

Late Sun
Baritone, String Quartet

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

Mike Tyson Will Eat Your Children
Soprano or Tenor, 4 Trombones

Off the Deep End
Soprano, Flute, Bass Clarinet, Marimba, Piano, Cello

Ooga Booga
Amplifed Soprano, 4 Sousaphones or Soprano, 4 Tubas

Plastic Robbins Band
Soprano, String Quartet

Tenor, Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello

Soprano, Brass Quintet

Sky god girl
Soprano, Piccolo, Oboe, Marimba, Violin, Viola

Still Morning
Soprano or Tenor, Clarinet, Horn, Viola or Alto or Bass, English Horn, Clarinet, Violin

Three Songs of Saul Wheeler
Soprano or Countertenor, 3 Cellos

Use Your Illusion
Soprano, Flute, Clarinet, Piano, Violin, Cello

Vanishing Points
Alto, Euphonium, Percussion, Cello

What Is Amazing
Soprano, Tuba, 2 Violins or Soprano, 2 Violins, Bass

Soprano, Alto Clarinet, Trumpet, Viola


Tenor, Oboe/English Horn, Clarinet, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Guitar, String Quartet

Fuck the Astronauts
Mezzo-Soprano, Flute, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets, 2 Bassoons, 2 Horns

If Not, Winter
Lyric Soprano, Piccolo, Bass Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone, Horn, Trumpet, Tuba, Vibraphone, Marimba, Piano, Violin, Cello, Bass

Baritone, Flute/Alto Flute, Oboe/English Horn, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Percussion, Harp, 2 Violins, Viola, Cello, Bass

Very Black Sonnets
Mezzo-Soprano, English Horn, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trombone, Tuba, Harp, Viola, Cello, Bass


From the Land of the Farther Suns
2 Sopranos, Alto

Sea Change, or, The Tempest in a Teacup
Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass, String Quartet

Star Dust
SATB Chorus

Symphony for Richard Serra
4 Sopranos

Three Lullabies for Trakl
Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Alto, or Small Women’s Choir


Erased John Cage
4 Clarinets, 3 Trombones, Percussion, 3 Cellos

Sechs Kleine Orchesterstucke (Arnold Schoenberg)

Introitus (Lassus; Richafort; De La Rue)
20 Players

Icelandic Dances (Jón Leifs)
Oboe, English Horn, 2 Clarinets, 2 Bassoons, 2 Violins, 2 Basses