Latest Works

SATB div.

String orchestra & Piano

50 mins.

2017

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

Commissioned by the National Lutheran Choir, David Cherwien, conductor. A setting of the mass ordinary in English, with additional texts. 

Holy Spirit Mass

SATB or SSAA with narration

Unaccompanied or with strings

2'50-3 mins.

2018

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

From "Tuvayhun - Beatitudes for a Wounded World."

I Hope

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SATB div.

Piano (orchestral version

available soon)

4 mins.

2018

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

Commissioned by Celia Ellingson through LutheranArts in honor of Gary Aamodt's 80th Birthday and dedicated to and premiered at the 2018 St. Olaf Christmas Festival.

I Will Light Candles This Christmas

Solo soprano, SATB or SSAA

Organ or strings

4 mins.

2018

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

From movement 7 of "Tuvayhun - Beatitudes for a Wounded World."

Song for a Lily

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SATB or SSAA

Piano or strings & percussion

5mins.

2018

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

From movement 8 of "Tuvayhun - Beatitudes for a Wounded World."

Song for Justice

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SATB div.

Piano

4'30 mins.

2017

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

Commissioned in honor of Dr. H Morris Stevens Jr; conductor of the St. Edward's University Masterworks Singers. Words by James Weldon Johnson.

The Gift to Sing

Child soloist, Alto and Baritone soloists, SATB or SSAA Chorus

Flute, hammered dulcimer/cimbalom (or guitar), harp, percussion, and strings

80 mins.

2017/18

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

Commissioned by the Manhattan Girls Chorus, Michelle Oesterle, conductor. A setting of the Beatitudes with additional lyrics by Charles Anthony Silvestri. 

Tuvayhun - Beatitudes for a Wounded World

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SATB or SSAA

Unaccompanied

4 mins.

2017

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

Commissioned by the Athens Master Chorale, Athens, Georgia, Joseph Napoli, conductor.

Ubi caritas et amor

SATB or SSAA

Unaccompanied or with harp/piano

4 mins.

2018

Year

Duration

Instrumentation

Voicing

From movement 3 of "Tuvayhun - Beatitudes for a Wounded World."

What is Peace?

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