Octet (2002)

Andante Cantabile


Scherzetto: Moderato


Finale: Allegro Appassionata


Premiere Performance: 23 January 2003
Palladium Theater, Encore Series
Florida Orchestra Chamber Players
Demarre McGill, flute; Brian Moorhead, clarinet; Mark Sforzini, bassoon; James Wilson, horn;
Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin; Ben … Read the rest

Winds of Passion (1998)

Premiere Performance: 22 November 1998
Philharmonic Center for the Arts, Naples, Florida
Musicians from The Naples Philharmonic Orchestra

Instrumentation: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, and Bassoon

Duration:13 ½ minutes

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Dances with Zebras (1997)

Premiere Performance: 20 March 1998
Musicale and Federated Clubs Building, Tampa, Florida
Bay Area Saxophone Quartet

Instrumentation: Saxophone Quartet (SATB)

Duration: 6 minutes

Program Notes
Commissioned by J.B. Starkey for the Bay Area Sax Quartet… Read the rest

Two American Sketches (1996)

Premiere Performance: 1996
Karen Dannessa, clarinet; Henry Grabb, English Horn

Instrumentation: Clarinet and English horn

Duration: 11 ¾ minutes

Commissioned by Karen Dannessa and Henry Grabb.
Recorded on Farracone Records.

From “American Lyrique” by Thomas Josenhans in The

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Rhapsody for Flute and Bassoon (1995)

Premiere Performance: June 1995 at the 25th Anniversary International Double Reed Society Convention
Catherine Wendtland-Landmeyer, flute; Mark Sforzini, bassoon

Instrumentation: Flute and Bassoon

Duration: 12 minutes

International Double Reed Society Journal’s Ronald Klimko said:

“This is a beautiful piece

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