Paper on Syama Sastri

On March 30th and 31st, 2012, I attended the combined conference for the Rocky Mountain Society for Music Theory (RMSMT) and the regional American Musicological Society (AMS) to deliver a paper on the unusual song form known as Swarajati developed by the Carnatic...

March 7th 2012 Performance in Washington D.C.

March 7th performance at LoC On Wednesday,¬†March ¬†7th, 2012, the wonderful Cygnus Ensemble will be performing my piece “Gone for Foreign” at -get this- The Library of Congress. Pretty cool, eh? Also on the program will be several other contemporary pieces...

Fromm Foundation Award

research paper writing servicesp>I recently heard from the Fromm Foundation at Harvard University that I have been awarded a 2012 commissioning grant for the compositional project I am working on for The Cygnus Ensemble. Good news, that.

Works for Fall 2011 Festivals

I was a guest composer at two contemporary music festivals last Fall: 8th Annual New Music Festival at University of North Carolina at Greensboro http://uncgnmf2011.org/ Thursday, September 29th at 6:30 p.m. Festival of New American Music at Sacramento State...