Tears of St. Lawrence will be featured at the Midwest Clinic Concert Band New Music Reading Session on Friday, 12/18 at 12:00 PM in W183. Bands of the Air National Guard will be the featured ensemble. Be sure to stop by and check it out!

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Over the last few years, I’ve received MANY questions about carriage bolt and key chimes. They are essential homemade instruments, which I first encountered during my time at the University of Iowa. Here is a picture of carriage bolt chimes, made by the U of Iowa Percussion Studio. And, here are some key chimes (photo […]

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So anyone that’s visited my website these past few years is very aware that I’ve been in need of an update. Well, that day has finally come. Please check back often; I will be adding more (including an online store) in the upcoming months!

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I’m thrilled to announce I’ve been awarded the American Bandmasters Association Sousa/Ostwald Award for my composition for wind ensemble, Pale Blue on Deep, which will be performed by the University of South Carolina Wind Ensemble at the ABA Conference in Montgomery, Alabama. Please contact me for details on how to purchase this work.

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