for tenor and amplified ensemble tenor, rock band, string quartet, and backing track
libretto by Anne Waldman
Commissioned by Beth Morrison Projects and the Allen R and Judy Brick Freedman Venture Fund for Opera. Developed by Beth Morrison Projects and the California Institute of the Arts. It was written for the LA based band, Timur and the Dime Museum.
big band Wind 1 — Soprano Sax, Flute; Wind 2 — Soprano Sax, Flute; Wind 3 — Alto Sax; Wind 4 — Tenor Saxophone, Bass Clarinet; Wind 5 — Baritone Saxophone, Bass Clarinet; 5 Trumpets, 3 Trombones, 1 Bass Trombone, Electric Guitar, Keyboard (Rhodes), Electric Bass, Drum Set (with double kick pedal)
Commissioned by Darcy James Argue's Secret Society.
6 singers, 1 actor and amplified chamber ensemble 2S,M,2T,Bar,actor; cl(=bcl)-perc(2)-pft-elec.git-vln-vla-vcl-db
libretto by Royce Vavrek after the short story by Judy Budnitz
Commissioned by Peak Performances @ Monctlair (Scenes from Dog Days  commissioned by Carnegie Hall through The Weill Music Institute)