STRING ORCHESTRA

Celtic Tale (2014) 4’

Commissioned by and dedicated to Michelle Davis and the 2014 - 2015 Liberty Middle School Orchestra

Impression on a Theme (2014) 10’

Commissioned by Dr. Mary Lou Jones and the 2013 - 2014 Liberty High School Chamber Orchestra

Won the High School Category for the 2015 Missouri Composers Orchestra Project competition

Perception (2013) 7’30”

Awarded 2nd Place in the 2014 Creating Original Music Project Competition at the University of Missouri, Columbia

Into the Storm* (2012) 5’

Awarded 2nd Place in the 2013 Creating Original Music Project Competition at the University of Missouri, Columbia

Untitled* (2012) 4’

Determination* (2012) 5’

Commissioned by Tania Campbell and the 2011 - 2012 Liberty Junior High Symphonic Orchestra

La Colère* (2011) 4’

Fantasia* (2011), 4’

Commissioned by Tania Campbell and the 2010 - 2011 Liberty Junior High Symphonic Orchestra


FULL ORCHESTRA

Nattens Fantasi (2020) 7’ (Solo flute, 2.2.2.2 - 2.2.2.1 - timp; 2 perc; str)

Commissioned by Alice K. Dade, flutist

Wytchkraft (2019) 10’ (2.2.2.2 - 2.2.2 - timp; 2 perc; hp; pno/cel; str)

Commissioned by the Sinquefield Charitable Foundation for the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra; Gemma New, conductor

OPERA

If Only for a Moment (2022) 2h (2 bar, sop, bass, chorus) (2.2.2.2 - 3.2.3.1 - timp+perc; hp; pno; str)

Opera in two acts, libretto by Hans Bridger Heruth

A Certain Madness (2018) 35’ (2 sop, mez, ten, bar, bbar, chorus) (1.1.1 - 3 sax - pno; 2.2.2.2.1)

Chamber opera in one act, libretto by Hans Bridger Heruth

Commissioned by and dedicated to Christine Seitz, for the University of Missouri Show-Me Opera


CHOIR

Pie Jesu (2019) SSATBB, 4’

Traditional Latin text, additional poetry by Hans Bridger Heruth

Commissioned by Canticum Novum Mizzou

All proceeds from this piece will be donated to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Gospel Plow (2018) SSAATTBB, 3’40”

Traditional African-American Spiritual

Commissioned by and dedicated to Dr. Rika R. Heruth and the Liberty Senior High School Concert Choir

Joy (2018) TTBB w/div. + 4-hand pno, 5’

Text by Sara Teasdale

TTBB setting commissioned by Dustin Cates and the Heartland Men's Chorus for their performance at the 2019 National ACDA Convention in Kansas City, MO

Hope On (2017) SATB w/div, vln+pno, 5’

Text by Madison Cawein

Commissioned by and dedicated to Dr. Rika R. Heruth and the Liberty Senior High School Chamber Choir

The World Awakes (2016) SATB w/div. + 4-hand pno, 4’

Text by Hans Bridger Heruth

Commissioned by and dedicated to Dr. R. Paul Crabb and the University Singers of the University of Missouri

Winter Mantra (2016) TTBB, brass quintet + pno, 5’

Text by Wesley Sexton

Commissioned by Dustin Cates and dedicated to the Heartland Men's Chorus and the Volker Brass Quintet from the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance

Extase (2016) SATB w/div, 5’

Text: L'Extase by Victor Hugo

Commissioned by and dedicated to Vox Nova (Columbia, MO)

Joy (2016) SATB w/div + 4-hand pno, 5’

Text by Sara Teasdale

Commissioned by and dedicated to Dr. Rika R. Heruth and the 2015 - 2016 Liberty High School Concert Choir

Within Us (2015) SATB w/div, 4’

Text by Hans Bridger Heruth

Autumn's Orchestra* (2014) SSA w/div, str+pno, 7’30”

I. Overture

II. The Firs

III. The Aspens

Text taken from Autumn's Orchestra by Emily Pauline Johnson

Commissioned by and dedicated to Dr. Rika R. Heruth and the 2014 - 2015 Liberty High School Women's Honor Choir

Stabat Mater* (2014) SATB w/div, 6’

Traditional Latin text

Pater Noster* (2013) SATB w/div, 6’

Traditional Latin text


VOICE

TBA (2021) Song cycle for high baritone, soprano, and piano, 20’

Commissioned by Darrell J. Jordan, lyric baritone

TBA (2021) Song cycle for high baritone and piano, 20’

Dedicated to Patrick Graham, lyric baritone

TBA (2020) Song cycle for coloratura soprano and piano, 17’

Commissioned by and dedicated to Catherine Sandstedt, soprano

Three Twilit Songs (2020) Song cycle for high baritone and piano, 15’

I. Dreams in the Dusk

II. Offering and Rebuff

III. Under the Harvest Moon

Text by Carl Sandburg

Dedicated to Connor Cochran, lyric baritone

Pieces from Columbia (2016-17) Trio of art songs, 15’

I. For Annie, for soprano

II. This Marriage, for mezzo-soprano

III. How Do I Love Thee?, for tenor

Text: I. Edgar Allen Poe, II. Jalal al-Din Rumi, III. Elizabeth Browning

Dedicated to Hannah D. Zizza Stanfield, Bria Jones, Andrew Flanagin

To Decipher the Art (2016) High baritone and Pierrot ensemble (fl, cl, perc, pno, vln, vc), 5’30”

Text by Lee K. Acton

Dedicated to Patrick Graham, lyric baritone

A Loving Hand (2016) Soprano and piano, 6’30”

Text by Hans Bridger Heruth

Dedicated to Emeline Yorty

Fractals of a Dream (2016) Tenor and piano, 5’

Text by Hans Bridger Heruth

Dedicated to Steven Tharp, tenor

Commissioned by the Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries

Musings of Sky (2015-16) Song cycle for soprano and piano, 15’

I. Funeral for a Robin

II. Another Sunset

III. As we walked into tomorrow

IV. Not a Cloud

Text: Various poems by Wesley Sexton

Commissioned by and dedicated to soprano Andrea Tulipana

Autumn's Orchestra* (2014) Song cycle for soprano, str. qt+pno, 7’30”

I. Overture

II. The Firs

III. The Aspens

Text taken from Autumn's Orchestra by Emily Pauline Johnson

Awarded 1st Place in the 2015 Creating Original Music Project Competition at the University of Missouri, Columbia


CHAMBER and SOLO MUSIC

Autumn Revelries (2020) Oboe and piano, 12’

Commissioned by and dedicated to Dan Willett, oboist

Nattens Fantasi (2019) Flute and piano, 7’

Commissioned by and dedicated to Alice K. Dade, flutist

In the Shadow of the Moon (2018) Solo piano, 7’

Commissioned by the Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries for Peter Henderson, pianist

Elegy (2018) Solo marimba, 3’

Commissioned by and dedicated to Noah Petti, percussionist

Nocturne (2018) Violin and piano, 5’

Dedicated to Eva Szekely, violinist

[bach]: infused (2017) String quintet (2 vln, vla, vc, db), 6’

Commissioned by the Sinquefield Charitable Foundation, with the Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries for members of the St. Louis Symphony

In the Shadow of the Moon (2017) Pierrot ensemble (fl, cl, sax, perc, pno, vln, vc), 7’

From the "Eclipse Symphony" Project

Commissioned by the Sinquefield Charitable Foundation with the Bond Life Sciences Center and the St. Louis Science Center for the University of Missouri New Music Ensemble

Mirages (2017) Viola and piano, 6’30”

Commissioned by and dedicated to Tyler Hannsz, violist

Orchestrion Resurgent (2016) Solo piano, 3’

Commissioned by and dedicated to pianist Ashlyn Sutton

Machinations (2016) Solo piano, 2’

The Cosmos (2016) For mixed ensemble (cl, bsn, tpt, trbn, vln, db), 7’

Written for Deviant Septet

Flux (2015) Violin and piano, 4’30”

Aeon* (2014) Mixed ensemble (fl, bsn, vln, vc), 4’

Mythos* (2014) Mixed ensemble (fl, ob, bsn, vln, vc), 6’30”

The Frontier* (2014) 6’

Western Soul* (2013) String quartet, 4’

Thematic Meditation* (2013) Mixed ensemble (cl, vln, vla, vc), 4'


FILM SCOREs and OTHER MUSIC

Vibrancy (2019) Solo piano and strings

Theme from “Interviews with Musicians”

For Connor Cochran, Connor Lovelace, and Emeline Yorty, founders of Interviews with Musicians.

Tim the Tree Salesman (2014) vln, vc, pno

Suite from "Tim the Tree Salesman", 15’

I. Title Sequence

II. Tim's Nightmare

III. Dirtying the Carpet

IV. Soliloquy of a Murderer

V. Dream Sequence