- North Carolina MPA State Music List – Grade 3
Finalist in the first Frank Ticheli Composition Contest
April was commissioned by the Farmington Middle School East 7th Grade Concert Band. My goal was to write a piece of music that is lyrical and expressive, yet accessible for young bands. April is a musical depiction of the efflorescence of spring.
Published by C. Alan Publications
the Farmington Middle School East 2005–2006 7th Grade Concert Band, Farmington, Minnesota (Joshua Pauly, Director)