Musings

  • Taking The Bridge to Kingsbury Hall in November 2018

    I’m delighted to announce that UtahPresents has commissioned the exclusive premiere engagement of The Bridge, a contemporary ballet I helped to inv...
  • For the Future

    Since the release of Celebrating Wendell Berry in Music, a number of people have asked me about the process of writing choral music—or, more specifically, my process. Here’s the story of one piece: “For the Future.”
  • The Little Stream Sings

    I recently had the pleasure of joining, via Skype, a rehearsal of the Penn State Concert Choir, directed by Christopher Kiver. They’re performing “...
  • Something New (Novi? Novum?) for Voces Novae

    I’m delighted and grateful to announce that I’ve received a commission from the Barlow Endowment for Music Composition. Thanks to this opportunity,...