My Music
a list of my compositions
(I am in the process of completing this)

You can listen to audio clips by clicking on highlighted titles:

In the Scenery of Spring (Zen Poem)
SATB and Piano
2017
Chinese Poems from the Tang Dynasty English settings by Kenneth Patton
Arranged for Piano Accompaniment

2016

Walden
(Henry Thoreau)
Cantata for Solos, Chorus, Reader, and  Orchestra

2015

How Beautiful  
(Mark Belletini and Rabrindath Tagore)
SATB Choir and Piano

2015

Thomas Paine (Phyllis McGinley)4 Solo Voices with Piano

2014

Chamber Music
9 Love Poems by James Joyce
SATB a cappella

2013

Chinese Poems from the Tang Dynasty
English settings by Kenneth Patton
Solo voice and Guitar

2013

The Starry Messenger
  Introduction
  Carnevale
Text by George Keithley
Music Drama for Solos,
Chorus, Dancers and Orchestra
performed April 19, 2013

2012

May Happiness Pursue You for Kittie and Steve (A.R. Ammons)

Solo and piano

2012

my mother died

Piano Solo

2011

Pakicetus (Phil Boiarsky)

Dancers, Speaker, Small Choir and Chamber Orchestra

2010

The Tide Rises, The Tide Falls (Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)

SATB and Piano

2009

The Waters of All the Streams (Theodore Roethke)

SATB a cappella

2009

Be As Water Is (Noel McGinnis)

SATB and Piano

2009

Antiphon for Planet Earth

Piano Solo

2009

Recipe for a Marriage (Phyllis McGinley)

Les and Linda recording

2008

Wake Up! (Les Kleen)

SATB, piano

2008

Sitting Quietly (Zen saying)

SATB, piano, alto flute

2008

Intricate and Untraceable

Piano Solo

2008

Frankie's Sputino

Les and Linda recording

2007

Being Here (Rainer Maria Rilke)

SATB, piano, flute, clarinet, cello

2005

Come, Lovely and Soothing Death (Walt Whitman)

SATB, piano, flute, clarinet, bassoon

2001

Make a Joyful Noise

SATB, organ, unison children's choir, bell choir, brass quartet

1999

You Are the Music (T.S. Eliot)

Cantata for SATB, soloists and orchestra

1998

What We Meant To Say (Theodosia Garrison)

SATB a cappella
TTBB a cappella

1997

Eight Short Poems (Cid Corman)

SATB and piano

1996

We Begin Again (Robert Eller-Isaacs)

Speaker, piano, unison voices

1995

Startdust and Earthbeams (Judy Kleen/Walt Whitman) 

Musical theater w/ orchestra

1993

Good Night, Sweet Prince (Rosemary Wells)

SATB a cappella
solo and piano

1992

Pavane for the Nursery (William Jay Smith)

SATB a cappella

1992

Solstice ( Ellin Carter)

SATB, piano, flute, oboe, bassoon,percussion

1991

If You Came (Robert M. Doss)

SATB a cappella

1990

Shine! Shine! Shine! (Walt Whitman)

SATB and piano

1987

I Thank You God (ee cummings)

SATB, electonic tape

1985

The Snow is Falling (Ted Hughes)

soprano, harpsichord, cello

1983

Violin Designs

violin solo, electronic tape

1982

Lear Incidental Music

Electronic Tape

1982

Chromasone

Computer- electronic tape

1981

Fanfare for 25 years

brass quartet

1980

The Crucible Incidental Music

Electronic Tape

1980

Flute Flourish

Flute choir and film

1980

Concerto for Wind Ensemble

Wind Ensemble

1979

Starfall Incidental Music

Electronic Tape

1979

Two Computer Compositions: Rondo, Invention

Computer - electronic tape

1978

Amana Woolen Mill

Harp, oboe, flute, clarinet, bassoon, cello, horn

1978

Duet for two Saxophones and laser

Modulated laser, alto & tenor sax

1977

Seed, Song, Flower

8 trumpets

1977

As Tranquil Streams

SATB, brass quartet

1976

Christmas Quodlibet

SATB a cappella

1976

Quad Quad

16 trombones, percussion

1976

Dance

16mm Film, electronic tape

1975

Respondences

Electronics, Ohoe, Clarinet, Horn, Cello, Bass, passive piano

1974

Phonemion

SATB and Orchestra

1974 (PhD Dissertation)

Sevaw Enis

violin, clarinet, cello, flute

1972

Air (Clark Coolidge)

Voice, perc. flute,violin

1973

O Progress

Electronic Tape

1969

String Trio

Violin, Viola, Cello

1968 (M.A. Thesis)

Two Whitman Songs (Walt Whitman)

Soprano, piano, string quartet

1966-67

Psalm 130

SATB a cappella

1965

Liturgy

SATB and organ

1965

Santa Claus (ee cummings)

Opera

1965 (unpublished)

Woodwind Trio

Oboe, Flute, Clarinet

1964

Nunc Dimittis

SATB a cappella

1964

Eight Love Poems (ee cummings)

Voice and Harp

1963 (unpublished)

When God Decided to Invent  (ee cummings)

SATB a cappella

1962 (unpublished)

She Walks In Beauty (text - Lord Byron)

Voice and Piano

1961 (unpublished)