Performances and Commissions

Selected Performances-listed by composition

A Charleston Concerto – String Quartet and Orchestra
Harlem Quartet, Charleston Symphony Orchestra – 2022

Under an Indigo Sky – violin and orchestra
The Lake Charles Symphony Orchestra – Lake Charles, Louisiana – 2011
The Charleston Symphony Orchestra – Charleston, SC – 2012
The South Carolina Philharmonic -Columbia, SC – 2012
Lviv Opera Orchestra, Kiev, Ukraine – 2012
Lviv Opera Orchestra, Lviv Ukraine – 2012
Ternopil Philharmonic, Ternopil, Ukraine – 2013
Midland Symphony Orchestra, Midland Michigan – 2013
Ivano-Frankivsk Academic Symphony Orchestra, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine – 2013
Luhansk Symphony Orchestra, Luhansk, Ukraine – 2013
Khmelnytsky Philharmonic Orchestra, Khmelnytsky, Ukraine – 2013
Lviv Philharmonic, Lviv Ukraine – 2017
Ivano-Frankivsk Philharmonic, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine – 2017
Ternopil Philharmonic, Ternopil, Ukraine – 2017
Lviv National State Academy Orchestra, Lviv Ukraine – 2017
The Charleston Symphony Orchestra – Charleston, SC – 2019

A Tidal Concerto –
piano and orchestra
Philharmonica de Montevideo – Montevideo, Uruguay – 2003
Charleston Symphony Orchestra – Charleston, S.C. – 2003
Charleston Symphony Orchestra – Charleston, S.C. – 2005
Kiev Philharmonic Orchestra, Kiev, Ukraine – 2006
Lviv Philharmonic, Lviv Ukraine – 2006
Symphony of the Americas, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida – 2006

Three Gullah Tunes
– String Orchestra
Conductors Institute of South Carolina – Columbia, SC – 2009
Arpegionne Chamber Orchestra – Concert Tour of Florida – 2007
Arpegionne Chamber Orchestra – Concert Tour of Argentina – 2007
Arpegionne Chamber Orchestra – Concert Tour of Panama – 2007
Lviv Conservatory Orchestra – Kiev, Ukraine – 2008
Lviv Conservatory Orchestra – Lviv, Ukraine – 2008

Garden Songs – Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, and Piano
Gesellschaft fur Musiktheater, Vienna, Austria – 2013
Simons Center, Recital Hall – 2015
Charleston – 2018

Discovery – String Quartet and Orchestra
Shanghai Quartet, Montclair State University Symphony Orchestra
Montclair, New Jersey – 2017

Three Latin Rivers – Chamber Orchestra
Charleston Symphony Orchestra – Charleston, SC – 2009
Avanti Orchestra – Buffalo, NY – 2024

Blue Impromptu – Piano
Konstantinos Papadakis, pianist – Archanes – Crete, Greece 2014
Konstantinos Papadakis, pianist – International Piano Series, Charleston, SC –  2014

Dreams – Soprano, Ensemble
Wake Forest Univ., Winston Salem, NC – 2014
Piccolo Spoleto, Charleston, SC – 2014
St. Matthews Concert Series – Charleston, SC – 2015
National Association of Teachers of Singing, Charleston SC – 2016

Three Latin Rivers – Chamber Septet
Piccolo Spoleto – Charleston, SC 2007

Sympathy – Soprano, tenor, cello, and piano
Big  Zion A.M.E. Church, Mobile, Alabama – 2012
Dock St. Theatre, Charleston, SC – 2012
Southern Conneticut State Univ., Hamden, Connecticut – 2012
Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois – 2012
Kentucky State University, Frankfurt, Kentucky – 2012
Schuster Hall, Wright State University, Dayton Ohio – 2012

Images of Baja California – Guitar/Orchestra
Museo del Arzobispado  – Mexico City, Mexico – 2013
Casa Cultura El Pipila – Tijuana, Mexico – 2013
Museo Nacional de Arte – Mexico City, Mexico – 2013
Casa Cultura – Tijuana, Mexico – 2013
Festival de Guitarra de Monterey, Mexico – 2013
Orquesta de Baja California – Tijuana, Mexico – 2007
Orquesta de Baja California – Mexico City, Mexico – 2004
Orquesta de Baja California – Guanajuato, Mexico – 2004
Orquesta de Baja California – Ensenada, Mexico – 2004
Orquesta de Baja California – Tijuana, Mexico – 2004
Orquesta de Baja California – Mexicali, Mexico – 2004
Orquesta de Baja California – San Diego, California – 2004
Roberto Limon (Piano/Guitar Arrangement) San Antonio, Texas – 2004

Songs of Stars and Fire – Mezzo Soprano/Piano
First and Second Church – Boston, Massachusetts – 2004
Ashley Hall School – Charleston SC – 2004
The University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, Iowa -2004
The University of South Carolina – Columbia, SC – 2005
Piccolo Spoleto – Charleston, SC 2007
The College of Charleston – 2008

Seascapes – Three Piccolos and Piano
National Flute Association, Chicago, Illinois – 2022
Gnessin School of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia – 2023
Festival Internacional de Flautas de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica – 2023
Albuquerque, New Mexico – 2023

Songs for Soprano
Maria Antunez – Charleston, SC – 2009
Henriet Fourie – Johannesburg, South Africa – 2009
Henriet Fourie – Pretoria, South Africa – 2009

La Joie du Printemps – Organ
Benjamin Hutto – Charleston, SC – 2012

The Caged Bird Sings– Song Cycle for Tenor, Cello, and Piano
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill – 2013
College of Charleston, Charleston, SC  – 2013
Grand Rapids Bach Festival, Grand Rapids Michigan – 2011
Young Musicians Program, Berkeley, California – 2011
May Festival, Cincinnati, Ohio – 2011
The University of California at Irvine – Irvine, California – 2005
Durham, North Carolina – 2005
Greenville, North Carolina – 2005
Los Angeles County Museum, L.A. , California, Sundays Live, K-Mozart (KMZT FM) – 2006
Westmont College – Santa Barbara, CA, – 2006
College of Charleston, Charleston, SC – 2006
Kennedy Center for the Arts, Washington DC – 2006
Aaron Davis Hall, New York, NY – 2006
Songs Across the Americas Festival – Conway, Arkansas – 2006
Marygrove College, Detroit, Michigan – 2006
College of Charleston, Charleston, SC – 2016
Chamber Orchestra Version – Charleston Symphony Orchestra – 2018

Adopted Son – SATB Chorus,
Taylor Festival Choir, Piccolo Spoleto, St. Philip’s Church – 2017
Taylor Festival Choir, Piccolo Spoleto, St. Philip’s Church – 2017
Taylor Festival Choir, Cathedral of St. John the Baptist – 2017

Storm and Jasmine for Piano, Christopher Lin, pianist
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Kresge Auditorium – 2009

Deep in Your Being – Tenor and Piano
National Association of Teachers of Singing, Columbia, South Carolina – 2012
College of Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina – 2012

Enter His Gates – Choir, Brass, Timpani, Organ
First (Scots) Presbyterian Church, Charleston SC – 2010

Salvation
– Choir/Orchestra
Charleston Symphony Orchestra and Chorus – Charleston, S.C. – 2004
Piccolo Spoleto- Charleston, S.C. – 2004

Amori Vini – String Quartet and Sommelier
Tempranillo Ensemble
Monday Night Concert Series – 2009
Piccolo Spoleto – 2010
Kiawah Island, SC – 2010
Charleston Food+Wine – 2014
Midland, Michigan – 2016
Jackson, Michigan – 2019

Timrod Songs – SATB Choir
Atlanta, Georgia – 2006
Hilton Head, SC – 2006
Augusta, Georgia – 2006
Florence, SC – 2006
Greenville, SC – 2006
Charleston SC, Piccolo Spoleto – 2006
Charleston, SC – 2008
St. George’s Episcopal Church – Nashville, TN – 2015
Harpeth Hall School – Nashville, TN – 2015
Montgomery Bell Academy – Nashville, TN – 2015
Milton High School – Atlanta, GA – 2015
Davidson High School – Augusta, GA – 2015

Three Gullah Tunes – Piano Trio
Sterling Center – Columbia, SC – 2003
Shandon Presbyterian Church – Columbia, SC – 2003
The Lowcountry Heritage Society – 2003
The University of South Carolina at Columbia – 2002
The University of South Carolina at Aiken – 2002
Multiple performances by the Upton Trio – United States 1995-1997
Piccolo Spoleto – 1999
Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C. – 1995

Listening to the Oak – piano
The University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, Iowa -2004
Conservatorio de la Musica de OBC – Tijuana, Mexico- 2004
Monday Night Concert Series, College of Charleston – 1996
The Lowcountry Heritage Society – 1994

Overture to 1865full orchestra
Charleston Symphony Orchestra – Charleston, S.C. – 2000
Univ. of S.C. Symphony Orchestra – Columbia, S.C. – 1999
Univ. of S.C. Symphony Orchestra – Florence, S.C. – 1999
Univ. of S.C. Symphony Orchestra – Charleston, S.C. – 1999

A Gullah Fanfare
– full orchestra
The South Carolina Philharmonic Orchestra – Columbia, S.C. – 1999

Dover Beach  – Chorus and Orchestra
Charleston Symphony Orchestra and Chorus – Charleston, SC – 2014
Charleston Symphony Orchestra and Chorus – Charleston, SC – 2016

Deep in your Being – tenor and piano
National Association of Teachers of Singing
Columbia, South Carolina

Three Songs of Faith – soprano and organ
First Scots Church, Charleston, S.C. – 2003
Charleston Southern University, Charleston, S.C. – 2003
St. John the Beloved, Summerville, S.C. – 2003

Songs for Tenor
Martin Nusspaumer – tenor
The College of Charleston, Charleston, SC – 2010

As a Star – duet for Soprano and Tenor
Piccolo Spoleto, Charleston SC 2009

Great MichaelChoir, Organ, Trumpet
St. Michael’s Episcopal Church – Charleston, S.C. – 2001,

Of Love Land and God – Song Cycle
The University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, Iowa -2004
Converse College, Spartanburg, S.C. – 2003
The Lowcountry Heritage Society – 2001
Hampton Plantation Historic Site, McClellanville, S.C. – 2001

The Quiet Hour – string quartet
Arabella Quartet – Charleston, SC 2019
Charleston Symphony String Quartet – Charleston, SC 2016
Redux Art Center, Charleston, SC – 2013
The Charleston City Gallery – 2005
The University of Northern Iowa – Cedar Falls, Iowa -2004
Choreographed Version – Chapel Theatre – 2000
Gibbes Museum of Art – 2000
Monday Night Concert Series, College of Charleston – 2000
Charleston Chamber Music Society – 1999
Piccolo Spoleto – 1999

A Literary Suite –mixed chamber ensemble
Monday Night Concert Series, College of Charleston – 2000
Kinhaven Music School, Vermont – 1998
The Lowcountry Heritage Society – 1997

Fanfare for George Washington– brass quintet
City Hall – Charleston, S.C. – 1999
Simons Center for the Arts – 2004

Two Passionate Songs – tenor and piano
Newberry, S.C. – 1999
Rantowles, S.C. – 1997
Monday Night Concert Series, College of Charleston – 1997

Black Water Nocturne – piano quartet
Monday Night Concert Series, College of Charleston – 2003
The Lowcountry Heritage Society – 2000

Pursuit of Paradise – solo piano – ballet
Multiple Performances in S.C. – 1998
The Lowcountry Heritage Society – 1997

Landscapes – piano quintet – modern dance
Monday Night Concert Series, College of Charleston – 2000
Piccolo Spoleto – 1999
Multiple Performances in S.C. – 1996-1997
The Lowcountry Heritage Society – 1996

Fox in My Flowers – piano and narrator
Simons Guild, College of Charleston – 1999
Wadmalaw Island, SC – 2001

Musical Commissions

2020 – Seascapes – Three Piccolos and Piano
Regina Yost – National Flute Association

2018 – A Charleston Concerto – String Quartet and Orchestra
Shanghai Quartet and The Charleston Symphony Orchestra

2017 – Adopted Son – SATB Chorus
Taylor Festival Choir

2017 – Discovery – String Quartet and Orchestra – Shanghai Quartet

2016 – A New Heart and a New Spirit – Choir and Organ
Cathedral of St. Luke and St. Paul, Charleston SC

2016 – Sea Breeze and Sunset – Flute and Piano
Commissioned by John Samuel Roper

2014 – Dover Beach for Chorus and Orchestra
Commissioned by The Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus

2014 – April Interlude for String Quartet and String Orchestra
Commissioned by The Charleston Symphony Orchestra

2013 – Garden Songs– Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Piano
Commissioned by Deanna McBroom

2012 – La Joie du Printemps – Organ
Commissioned by Benjamin Hutto

2011 – Under an Indigo Sky – Violin and Orchestra
Commissioned by The Charleston Symphony Orchestra and The South Carolina Philharmonic

2010 – Enter His Gates
Commissioned by First (Scots) Presbyterian Church, Charleston SC

2008 – Amori Vini – for String Quartet
Commissioned by the Tempranillo Ensemble

2007 – Three Gullah Tunes – for piano and string orchestra
Commissioned by The Symphony of the Americas

2006 – Three Latin Rivers – Chamber Septet
Commissioned by Virtuosi Charleston

2005 – Timrod Songs, SATB Choir
Commissioned by The College of Charleston Concert Choir

2005 – The Caged Bird Sings, Tenor, Cello, and Piano –
Commissioned by Darryl Taylor, The University of California at Irvine

2004 –Images of Baja California, Guitar Concerto (guitar and orchestra)-
Commissioned by Orquesta de Baja California, Mexico

2004 – Salvation, Orchestra and Choir –
Commissioned by The Charleston Symphony Orchestra

2003 – Songs of Stars and Fire, Mezzo Soprano and Piano –
Commissioned by D’Anna Fortunato, The New England Conservatory of Music

2003 – Traffic, String Quartet –
Commissioned by Indigo Contemporary Arts Group

2002 – A Tidal Concerto, Piano Concerto (piano and orchestra)-
Commissioned by The Charleston Symphony Orchestra

2002 – Three Songs of Faith, Soprano and Organ –
Commissioned by South Carolina Arts Commission

2001 – Great Michael, Choir, Trumpet and Organ –
Commissioned by St. Michael’s Episcopal Church

2000 – The Quiet Hour, String Quartet –
Commissioned by The Gibbes Museum of Art

1999 – A Gullah Fanfare, Orchestra –
Commissioned by Colonial/UNUMProvident, Columbia, SC

1999 – Fanfare for George Washington, Brass Quintet –
Commissioned by The City of Charleston

1998 – Cast Out Your Nets, Hymn –
Commissioned by First Christian Church

1997 – Pursuit of Paradise, Ballet –
Commissioned by The Robert Ivey Ballet

1996 – Landscapes, Modern Dance Work –
Commissioned by Anonymity Dance Co

1993 – Three Gullah Tunes, Piano Trio –
Commissioned by the Upton Foundation, Camden, SC

1991 – Sullivan’s Symphony, Orchestra –
Commissioned by The Carolina Amadeus Chamber Orchestra, Columbia, SC