Rice
FIS

FIS image header
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Download 
Scholarly Interest Report
         
Pierre D. Jalbert
Professor
Professor of Composition and Theory
 
e-mail:jalbert@rice.edu
 
  • B.Music (1989) Oberlin Conservatory
  • M.A. (1991) University of Pennsylvania
  • Ph.D. (1993) University of Pennsylvania
 
Primary Department
   Shepherd School of Music
Picture
 
Department Affiliations
 
  • Shepherd School of Music
  •  
    Websites
     www.pierrejalbert.com
     Pierre Jalbert, composer
     www.pierrejalbert.com
     pierrejalbert.com
     pierrejalbert.com
     Pierre Jalbert, composer
     Jalbert web address
     
    Research Areas
     Composition
     
    Teaching Areas
     Composition, Orchestration, Music Theory, Aural Skills
     
    Selected Publications
     Compositions
     

    Schott Music "All my compositions are now published by Schott Music." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Howl for clarinet and string quartet." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Piano Trio No. 2." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Brass Quintet." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Ultraviolet." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Fanfare da Camera." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Secret Alchemy." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Crossings for chamber ensemble." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Elegy for string orchestra." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Into the Tempest for chamber orchestra." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Klang for 2 pianos and percussion." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Shades of Memory for Orchestra." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "String Quartet No. 5." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Wild Ambrosia for violin and piano." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Concert Variations for violin and piano." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Sonata for Piano." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert and Jean Detheux "L'œil écoute (The eye listens) for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and percussion -- A collaboration with Montreal filmmaker Jean Detheux." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Composers in the Loft (CD) -- Trio for violin, cello, and piano." 

     
     

    Jalbert, P. "In Aeternam." 

     
     

    Jalbert, P. "Kinetic Voices." 

     
     

    Jalbert, P. "Les espaces infinis." 

     
     

    Jalbert, P. "Symphonia Sacra." 

     
     

    Jalbert, P. "Visual Abstract." 

     
     Recordings
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Personal Touch (Toccata for piano included on disc)." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Toward the Curve (Timing and Collisions included on disc)." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "Western Brass Quintet - For Then and Now (Brass Quintet included on disc)." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "American Lyricism - Piano Music by American Composers (Toccata for piano included on disc)." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet "Ying Quartet plays Life Music III." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert - Sonata for cello and piano "For David and Wu Han." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert - Chamber Symphony "Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra - 40th Anniversary CD." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert - Visual Abstract "Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble - against the emptiness...." 

     
     

    Pierre Jalbert and Billy Collins - The Invention of the Saxophone "The Billy Collins Suite - Music inspired by his poetry - Music in the Loft." 

     
     Chamber Music
     
     

    Pierre Jalbert "CD Recording - Makoto Nakura - Triple Jump - 6 New Original Pieces for Marimba."  (2004)

     
    Creative Works
     Commissioned Works - Clarinet Sonata
     Richie Hawley, clarinet, Conor Hanick, piano, Lobero Theater, Sanata Barbara, CA (7/7/15)
     
     Commissioned Works - From Dusk to Starry Night for mezzo-soprano and orchestra
     Sasha Cooke, River Oaks Chamber Orchestra, David Danzmayr, conductor, Church of St. John the Divine, Houston, TX (4/23/15)
     
     Commissioned Works - Preludes for piano
     Brian Connelly, piano, Quad State Convention, MTNA, Burlington, VT (10/2/15)
     
     Commissioned Works - Strata for orchestra
     Rhode Island Rhilharmonic, Larry Rachleff, conductor, War memorial Hall, Providence, RI (5/9/15)
     
     Commissioned Works - Street Antiphons for clarinet (bass cl), violin, cello, and piano
     for clarinet (bass cl), violin, cello, and piano, Boston Chamber Music Society, Sanders Theater, Cambridge, MA (4/19/15)
     
     Performances - Howl for clarinet and string quartet (Sept 26 and 29 - World Premiere)
     Pro Arte Quartet and Charles Neidich, Union Theater, Madison, WI (9/26,29/14)
     
     Performances - Klang for 2 Pianos and Percussion (April 29 - Berlin, Germany)
     Ensemble Berlin PianoPercussion, Konzerthaus Berlin, Berlin, Germany (4/29/14)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra (March 22)
     Saginaw Bay Symphony, Saginaw, MI (3/22/14)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra (November 2)
     Raleigh Civic Symphony, NC State University, Raleigh, NC (11/2/14)
     
     Performances - Music of Air and Fire for orchestra (Jan 26)
     Vermont Youth Orchestra, Flynn Theatre, Burlington, VT (1/26/14)
     
     Performances - Piano Trio (August 24 - Music from Copland House)
     Music from Copland House Ensemble, Lyndhurst Mansion, Tarrytown, NY (8/24/14)
     
     Performances - Piano Trio No. 2 (November 5 and 6 - World Premiere)
     Morgenstern Piano Trio, Leo Rich Theatre, Tucson, AZ (11/5,6/14)
     
     Performances - Secret Alchemy (June 9)
     Vicennium Void, Geneva Music Festival, Geneva, NY (6/9/14)
     
     Performances - Secret Alchemy (October 24)
     Vicennium Void, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice Univ, Houston, TX (10/24/14)
     
     Performances - Secret Alchemy (October 26 - Music from Copland House)
     Music from Copland House Ensemble, Merestead estate, Mt. Kisco, NY (10/26/14)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 3 (Jan 22 - Lake Champlain Music Festival)
     Lake Champlain music Festival, Colchester, VT (1/22/14)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 4 (December 11 - San Francisco, CA)
     Del Sol String Quartet, Forte House, San Francisco, CA (12/11/14)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 4 (December 4 - San Francisco, CA)
     Del Sol String Quartet, Center for New Music, San Francisco, CA (12/4/14)
     
     Performances - String Trio (March 22 - with MUSIQA and Noble Motion Dance Company)
     MUSIQA, Zilkha Hall, Houston, TX (3/22/14)
     
     Performances - String Trio (March 6, 7, and 8 - with Noble Motion Dance Company)
     Noble Motion Dance Company, Barnevelder Dance Studio, Houston, TX (3/6,7,8/14)
     
     Performances - Transcendental Windows (October 26)
     Timothy Salzman, conductor, Univ of Washington, Seattle, WA (10/26/14)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (April 10 - Library of Congress, Washington, DC)
     Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Library of Congress, Washington, DC (4/10/14)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (April 11 - Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center)
     CMS Lincoln Center, Alice Tully Hall, New York, NY (4/11/14)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (August 23)
     TX New Music Ensemble, Studio 101, Houston, TX (8/23/14)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (Sept 6 and 7 - Mazzini Dance Collective, New York, NY)
     Mazzini Dance Collective, Alvin Ailey Citigroup Theatre, New York, NY (9/6,7/14)
     
     Performances - Wild Ambrosia (Jan 22 - Rice University)
     Paul Kantor, violin; Virginia Weckstrom, piano, Duncan Rectial Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX (1/22/14)
     
     Performances - Wild Ambrosia (July 14 - Aspen Music Festival)
     Paul Kantor, violin; Virginia Weckstrom, piano, Aspen Music Festival, Aspen, CO (7/14/14)
     
     Performances - Wild Ambrosia (March 22 - Weill Recital Hall, New York, NY)
     Geoffrey Herd, violin; Cahill Smith, piano, Weil Recital hall, New York, NY (3/22/14)
     
     Performances - Wild Ambrosia, Secret Alchemy, and Ultraviolet (March 21 - Rice University)
     Shepherd School faculty, students, and guests, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice Univ, Houston, TX (3/21/14)
     
     Performances - Crossings (Sept 28 - Music from Copland House Ensemble)
     Music from Copland House Ensemble, Merestead Estate, Mt. Kisco, NY (9/28/13)
     
     Performances - Elegy for string orchestra (March 10)
     Woodstock Chamber Orchestra, Woodstock Playhouse, Woodstock, NY (3/10/13)
     
     Performances - Elegy for string orchestra (March 8)
     Woodstock Chamber Orchestra, Olin Hall, Bard College (3/8/13)
     
     Performances - Secret Alchemy (June 18, 19, 20, 21 - Seal Bay Music Festival)
     Member of the Cassatt Quartet with Adrienne Kim, piano, Seal Bay Music Festival, Vinalhaven Island, Maine (6/18/13)
     
     Performances - Secret Alchemy (March 29 - Los Angeles Piano Quartet)
     Los Angeles Piano Quartet, WCR Center for the Arts, Reading, PA (3/29/13)
     
     Performances - String Trio (Nov 23)
     CSAIR, Bronx, NY (11/23/13)
     
     Performances - Transcendental Windows (Sept 24 - Oberlin Contemporary Ensemble)
     Oberlin Contemporary Ensemble, Warner Concert Hall, Oberlin, OH (9/24/13)
     
     Performances - Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano (April 9 - Da Camera)
     Da Camera, Menil Collection, Houston, TX (4/9/13)
     
     Performances - Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano (Oct 20)
     Voices of Change, Caruth Auditorium, Dallas, TX (10/20/13)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (April 22)
     Brian Suits and friends, Univ of Houston, Houston, TX (4/22/13)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (July 19 and 20 - Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble)
     Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, City Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA (6/19/13)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (July 6 - Cactus Pear Music Festival)
     Stephanie Sant'Ambrogio, director, Cactus Pear Music festival, San Antonio, TX (7/6/13)
     
     Performances - Ultraviolet (May 19)
     Hoff-Barthelson Music School, Scarsdale, NY (5/19/13)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (Oct 16 - American Modern Ensemble with Mazzini Dance Company)
     American Modern Ensemble, Roulette, Brooklyn, NY (10/16/13)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (Oct 8 and 9)
     American Modern Ensemble, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA (10/8/13)
     
     Performances - Wild Ambrosia for violin and piano (July 26 and 27 - Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble)
     Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, City Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA (7/26/13)
     
     Performances - Autumn Rhapsody for string orchestra (November 17)
     River Oaks Chamber Orchestra, Edwin Outwater, conductor, St. John Church, Houston, TX (Nov 17)
     
     Performances - Autumn Rhapsody for string orchestra (November 3 and 4)
     Stamford Symphony, Palace Theater, Stamford, CT (November 3 and 4)
     
     Performances - Cello Sonata (Oct 14)
     for cello and piano, Fischer Duo, Stude Concert Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX (Oct 14)
     
     Performances - Chamber Symphony (August 8)
     3rd movt only, Spokane Symphony, Spokane, WA (August 8)
     
     Performances - Chamber Symphony (Feb 23), London, England
     for orchestra, Southbank Sinfonia, St, John's Waterloo, London, England (Feb 23)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity (April 16)
     for cello and piano, Finisterra Piano Trio, New Lens Concert Series, Pasadena, CA (April 18)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity (April 16)
     for cello and piano, Finisterra Piano Trio, New Lens Concert Series, Seattle, WA (April 16)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity (April 18)
     for cello and piano, Finisterra Piano Trio, Pasadena Conservatory of Music, Pasadena, CA (April 18)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity (April 19)
     Finisterra Piano Trio, a.Muse Gallery, San Francisco, CA (April 19)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity (April 20)
     Finisterra Piano Trio, New Lens Concert Series, Old First Church, San Francisco, CA (April 20)
     
     Performances - Elegy for string orchestra (Sept 29)
     String Orchestra of Brooklyn, St. Ann and the Holy Trinity Church, Brooklyn, NY (Sept 29)
     
     Commissioned Works - Fanfare da Camera (Sept 28 - Premiere)
     for 2 trumpets and trombone, Da Camera, Wortham Center, Houston, TX (Jan 30)
     
     Performances - Klang for 2 pianos and percussion (June 3)
     Music from Copland House, Merestead Estate, Mt. Kisco, NY (June 3)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra (June 4)
     Orchestra of the League of Composers/ISCM, Miller Theatre, Columbia University, New York, NY (June 4)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra (March 2 and 4)
     for orchestra, Woodstock Chamber Orchestra, Woodstock Playhouse, Woodstock, NY (March 2 and 4)
     
     Performances - Piano Trio (May 27)
     for violin, cello, and piano, Houston Young Artists Reunion Concert (Frank Huang, violin, Sophie Shao, cello, Adam Golka), Wortham Center, Houston, TX (May 27)
     
     Performances - Piano Trio (Oct 13)
     for vln, vc, pno, Synchromy, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA (Oct 13)
     
     Performances - Secret Alchemy (Dec 2 - Los Angeles Piano Quartet)
     for vln, vla, vc, pno, Los Angeles Piano Quartet, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (Dec 2)
     
     Performances - Secret Alchemy (Dec 7 - Los Angeles Piano Quartet)
     for vln, vla, vc, pno, Los Angeles Piano Quartet, Carmel Music Society, Carmel, CA (Dec 7)
     
     Commissioned Works - Secret Alchemy (March 11 - Premiere)
     for violin, viola, cello, and piano, Arizona Friends of Chamber Music, Tucson Winter Chamber Music Festival, Tucson, AZ (March 11)
     
     Performances - Secret Alchemy (Sept 22)
     for vln, vla, vc, pno, MUSIQA, Zilkha Hall, Houston, TX (Sept 22)
     
     Performances - Sonata for Piano (April 29)
     Dinosaur Annex Ensemble, Dinosaur Annex Ensemble, Goethe Institut, Boston, MA (April 29)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (May 16 - Austria - Emerson String Quartet)
     Emerson String Quartet, Wattens, Austria (May 16)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (May 19 - Portugal - Emerson String Quartet)
     Emerson String Quartet, Centro Cultural Vila Flor, Guimaraes, Portugal (May 19)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (May 23 - Germany - Emerson String Quartet)
     Emerson String Quartet, Schwetzingen, Germany (May 23)
     
     Performances - Toccata (March 31)
     for piano, Andrew Staupe, piano (MUSIQA), Zilkha Hall, Houston, TX (March 31)
     
     Performances - Transcendental Windows (Oct 4)
     for 12 players (fl, ob, cl, bsn, hn, 2 vlns, vla, vc, db, harp, perc), Mannes American Composers Ensemble, Mannes College of Music, New York, NY (Oct 4)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (Sept 21)
     for vln, vc, fl, cl, pno, perc, Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble, Oberlin Conservatory, Oberlin, OH (Sept 21)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (Sept 28)
     for vln, vc, fl, cl, pno, perc, Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble, Warner Concert Hall, Oberlin, OH (Sept 28)
     
     Performances - Wild Ambrosia (Sept 22)
     for violin and piano, Timothy Fain, vln, Michael Boriskin, pno, Virtuosi Series, Winnipeg, Canada (Sept 22)
     
     Performances - Chamber Symphony (Nov 12, 13 - New Jersey Symphony)
     New Jersey Symphony, Jeffrey Kahane, conductor, New Jersey Performing Arts Center , Newark, NJ (11/12/11)
     
     Performances - Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra (Jan 23)
     Princeton Symphony Orchestra Alasdair Neale, conductor, Richardson Auditorium, Princeton University, NJ (1/23/11)
     
     Performances - Crossings for chamber ensemble (August 26)
     Music from Copland House, Salt Bay Chamberfest, Damariscotta, ME (8/26/11)
     
     Commissioned Works - Crossings for chamber ensemble (Premiere - Music from Copland House)
     Music from Copland House, Copland House at Merestead, Mt. Kisco, NY (April 17)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity for cello and piano (Oct 26)
     The Fischer Duo, Danforth University Center, Washington University, St. Louis, MO (10/26/11)
     
     Commissioned Works - Elegy for string orchestra (Premiere - Eastern Music Festival)
     Eastern Music Festival Orchestra, Gerard Schwarz, conductor, Eastern Music Festival, Greensboro, NC (July 2 and 3)
     
     Performances - Fire and Ice for orchestra (August 14 - Cabrillo Festival)
     Cabrillo Festival Orchestra, Marin Alsop, conductor, Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, Santa Cruz, CA (8/14/11)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet (Feb 13)
     Left Bank String Quartet, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC (2/13/11)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet (July 24)
     Chiara String Quartet, Monadnock Music Festival, Jaffrey Center, NH (7/24/11)
     
     Commissioned Works - Into the Tempest for chamber orchestra (Premiere - Idyllwild Arts Academy)
     Idyllwild Arts Academy Orchestra, Peter Askim, conductor, Disney Concert Hall, REDCAT, Los Angeles, CA (May 7 and 8)
     
     Commissioned Works - Klang for 2 pianos and percussion (Oct 13)
     Quattro Mani with David Colson, percussion, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO (October 13)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra (June 9)
     Hamburg Symphony, Jeffrey Kahane, conductor, Hamburg, Germany (6/9/11)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra (Oct 23)
     Michigan State University Symphony, Kevin Noe, conductor, Michigan State University , East Lansing, MI (10/23/11)
     
     Performances - Music of air and fire for orchestra (August 6 - Boston Symphony)
     Boston Symphony, Sean Newhouse, conductor, Tanglewood Music Center, Lenox, MA (8/6/11)
     
     Performances - Piano Trio (Jan 23)
     Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (on tour), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, British Columbia (1/23/11)
     
     Performances - Piano Trio (Oct 15)
     Musica Viva Festival Trio, Musica Viva Festival, Chandler Music Hall, Randolph, VT (10/15/11)
     
     Commissioned Works - Shades of Memory for orchestra (Premiere - Houston Symphony)
     Houston Symphony, Hans Graf, conductor, Jones Hall, Houston, TX (Sept 16, 17, 18)
     
     Performances - Sonata for cello and piano (April 25)
     David Finckel, cello Wu Han, piano, Flickinger Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, NY (4/17/11)
     
     Performances - Sonata for cello and piano (Jan 27)
     Dmitri Atapine, cello Adela H. Park, piano, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV (1/27/11)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 4 (April 28)
     Escher String Quartet, Gates Concert Hall, Denver, CO (4/28/11)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 4 (March 31 at the Louvre, Paris)
     Escher String Quartet, The Louvre Auditorium, Paris, France (3/31/11)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (April 30)
     Emerson String Quartet, Wolfe Recital Hall, Corpus Christi, TX (4/30/11)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (May 7)
     Emerson String Quartet, Leighton Concert Hall, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN (5/7/11)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (May 8)
     Emerson String Quartet, The Smithsonian, Baird Auditorium, Washington, DC (5/8/11)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (Oct 2)
     Emerson String Quartet, South Mountain Concert Hall, Pittsfield, MA (10/2/11)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (Oct 20)
     Emerson String Quartet, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY (10/20/11)
     
     Commissioned Works - String Quartet No. 5 (Premiere - Emerson String Quartet)
     Emerson String Quartet, Stude Concert Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX (April 28)
     
     Performances - String Quartet No. 5 (Sept 21)
     Emerson String Quartet, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA (9/21/11)
     
     Performances - String Trio (August 11)
     Cabrillo Festival players, Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, Santa Cruz, CA (8/11/11)
     
     Performances - Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano (Dec 1 - Hamburg, Germany)
     Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (on tour), Mozartsaal, Hamburg, Germany (12/1/11)
     
     Performances - Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano (Dec 4 - Aarhus, Denmark)
     Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (on tour), Musikhuset Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark (12/4/11)
     
     Performances - Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano (Nov 27 - Wigmore Hall, London)
     Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (on tour), Wigmore Hall, London, England (11/27/11)
     
     Commissioned Works - Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano (Premiere - CMS Lincoln Center)
     Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Alice Tully Hall, New York, NY (11/20/11)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (Jan 8)
     MUSIQA, Hobby Center, Houston, TX (1/8/11)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract (Oct 22)
     Contemporary Directions Ensemble, Christopher Lees, conductor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (10/22/11)
     
     Commissioned Works - Wild Ambrosia for violin and piano
     Soovin Kim, violin Ieva Jokubaviclute, piano, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, PA (May 4, 2010)
     
     Performances - Autumn Rhapsody for string orchestra (Sept 20)
     New World Symphony, Lincoln Theatre, Miami, FL (9/20/2009)
     
     Performances - Concert Variations for violin and piano (Feb 20)
     Jessica Mathaes, violin Rodney Waters, piano, Moores Opera House, Houston, TX (2/20/2009)
     
     Performances - Concert Variations for violin and piano (Feb 22)
     Jessica Mathaes, violin Rodney Waters, piano, St. Matthews Episcopal Church, San Antonio, TX (2/22/2009)
     
     Performances - Concert Variations for violin and piano (Nov 1)
     Jessica Mathaes, violin Collette Valentine, piano, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX (11/1/2009)
     
     Performances - Concert Variations for violin and piano (Nov 3)
     Jessica Mathaes, violin Collette Valentine, piano, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX (11/3/2009)
     
     Performances - Concert Variations for violin and piano (Oct 18)
     Jessica Mathaes, violin, Fredericksburg Music Club, Fredericksburg, TX (10/18/2009)
     
     Commissioned Works - Concert Variations for violin and piano - commissioned by Jessica Mathaes
     Commissioned by Jessica Mathaes, (2/20/2009)
     
     Performances - Concerto for Marimba and Orchestra (Feb 27)
     Makoto Nakura, marimba, Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra, Western Michigan university, Kalamazoo, MI (2/27/2009)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity for cello and piano (Jan 11)
     Norbert Lewandowski, St. John the Beloved Catholic Church, Summerville, SC (1/11/2009)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity for cello and piano (Jan 12)
     Norbert Lewandowski, cello, Univ. of South Carolina School of Music, Columbia, SC (1/12/2009)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity for cello and piano (Jan 14)
     Norbert Lewandowski, cello, Ashley Hall School, Charleston, SC (1/14/2009)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity for cello and piano (Jan 15)
     Norbert Lewandowski, cello, First Presbyterian Church, Myrtle Beach, SC (1/15/2009)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity for cello and piano (Jan 23)
     Norbert Lewandowski, cello, VIRTU Foundation, Charlottesville, VA (1/23/2009)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet (July 3)
     Orava String Quartet, Asia-Pacific Chamber Music Competition, South Yarra, Australia (7/3/2009)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet (July 30)
     Students of the Bowdoin Festival, Bowdoin Music Festival, Brunswick, ME (7/30/2009)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet (March 13)
     Enso Quartet, St. Paul Chamber Orch. Music Room, St. Paul, MN (3/13/2009)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet (March 15)
     Enso Quartet, Chamber Music Albuquerque, Albuquerque, NM (3/15/2009)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet (Nov 25)
     Enso Quartet, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC (11/25/2009)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet - at the Louvre, Paris (March 12)
     Escher String Quartet, Le Louvre Museum, Paris, France (3/12/2009)
     
     Performances - Icefiled Sonnets for string quartet (Mov't III) (April 13)
     Chiara Quartet, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (4/13/2009)
     
     Performances - In Aeternam for orchestra (May 29)
     Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Denver, CO (5/29/2009)
     
     Performances - In Aeternam for orchestra (May 30)
     Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Denver, CO (5/302009)
     
     Performances - In Aeternam for orchestra (May 31)
     Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Denver, CO
     
     Performances - L'œil écoute (The eye listens) (July 10)
     Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Hazlett Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA (7/10/2009)
     
     Performances - L'œil écoute (The eye listens) (July 11)
     Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Hazlett Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA (7/11/2009)
     
     Performances - L'œil écoute (The eye listens) (Oct 10)
     MUSIQA, Hobby Center, Houston, TX (9/10/2009)
     
     Commissioned Works - L'œil écoute (The eye listens) for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano, and percussion -- A collaboration with Montreal filmmaker Jean Detheux - commissioned by Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble
     commissioned by the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Hazlett Theater, Pittsburgh, PA (7/11/2009)
     
     Performances - Sonata for Piano (June 14)
     Brian Connelly, piano, TMTA State Convention, Houston, TX (6/14/2009)
     
     Commissioned Works - Sonata for Piano - commissioned by the Texas Music Teachers Association
     commissioned by the Texas Music Teachers Association, Brian Connelly, piano, TMTA State Convention, Houston, TX (6/14/2009)
     
     Performances - String Trio (Nov 8)
     Walden Chamber Players, Newton, MA (11/8/2009)
     
     Performances - The Invention of the Saxophone (March 10)
     Ashu Kejariwal saxophone Billy Collins, poet/narrator, Tucson Winter Chamber Music Festival, Tucson, AZ (3/10/2009)
     
     Performances - Toccata for piano (Jan 25)
     Edith Orloff, piano, Trinity United methodist Church, Los Osos, CA (1/25/2009)
     
     Performances - Toccata for piano (Nov 12)
     Andrew Staupe, piano, Philipszaal, The Hague, Holland (11/12/2009)
     
     Performances - Toccata for piano (Nov 17)
     Andrew Staupe, piano, Theater Odeon, Zwolle, Holland (11/17/2009)
     
     Performances - Toccata for piano (Oct 27)
     Andrew Staupe, piano, Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX (10/27/2009)
     
     Performances - Toccata for solo piano (Nov 15)
     Andrew Staupe, piano, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Holland (11/15/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (Aug 3)
     Music at Menlo , Music at Menlo, Atherton, CA (8/3/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (Aug 4)
     Music at Menlo , Music at Menlo, Atherton, CA (8/4/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (Aug 5)
     Music at Menlo , Music at Menlo, Atherton, CA (8/5/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (Feb 20)
     Lincoln Trio, University of vermont Lane Series, Burlington, VT (2/20/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (Feb 27)
     Music from Copland House, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn, AL (2/27/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (Feb 5)
     Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Lincoln Center, New York, NY (2/5/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (July 5)
     Students of the Tanglewood Music Center, Tanglewood Music Center, Lenox, MA (7/5/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (June 19)
     Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center players, OK Mozart Festival, Bartlesville, OK (6/19/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (March 21)
     MUSIQA, Hobby Center, Houston, TX (3/21/2009)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano (March 4)
     Music from Copland House, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (3/4/2009)
     
     Commissioned Works - Autumn Rhapsody for string orchestra
     Vermont Symphony (2-week tour of Vermont - 10 concerts), Jaime Laredo, conductor, 10 different cities/towns in Vermont, (Sept. 24 - October 5, 2008)
     
     Commissioned Works - String Quartet No. 4
     Commissioned by the Caramoor Music Festival (Katonah, NY), Escher String Quartet, Caramoor Festival, Katonah, NY (July 10, 2008)
     
     Commissioned Works - String Trio
     South Bay Chamber Music Society, Janaki String Trio, 2 halls in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA (Sept. 19 and 21, 2008)
     
     Commissioned Works - Music of air and fire for orchestra
     new work, California Symphony, Lesher Center for the Performing Arts, Walnut Creek, CA (May 6 and 8, 2007)
     
     Commissioned Works - Sonata for Cello and Piano
     new work, David Finckel and Wu Han, (Co-directors, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, New York), to be premiered in Aspen in 2008
     
     Commissioned Works - String Quartet No. 3
     commissioned by the Maia Quartet, Maia Quartet, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA (Feb. 11, 2007)
     
     Commissioned Works - Diesis for solo harp
     Nuiko Wadden, Music in the Loft Chamber Music Series, Chicago, IL (January 20 and 22, 2006)
     
     Commissioned Works - Four Porter Songs for soprano and piano
     Song cycle, Brooklyn Friends of Chamber Music, Brooklyn, NY (January 22, 2006)
     
     Commissioned Works - Icefield Sonnets for soprano, baritone, violin, cello, piano, and percussion
     Song cycle, Brooklyn Friends of Chamber Music, Brooklyn, NY (January 22, 2006)
     
     Commissioned Works - Wood/Metal Music for Large Percussion Ensemble
     Moores School of Music Percussion Ensemble, University of Houston, Houston, TX (October 30, 2006)
     
     Commissioned Works - Wood/Metal Music for Large Percussion Ensemble
     Moores School of Music Percussion Ensemble, Percussive Arts Society Convention, Convention Center, Austin, TX (November 11, 2006)
     
     Commissioned Works - big sky for orchestra
     commissioned by the Houston Symphony, Houston Symphony, Hans Graf, conductor, Carnegie Hall, New York, NY (January 24, 2006)
     
     Commissioned Works - big sky for orchestra
     commissioned by the Houston Symphony, Houston Symphony, Hans Graf, conductor, Jones Hall, Houston, TX (January 13, 14, and 15, 2006)
     
     Commissioned Works - Big Sky for orchestra
     Houston Symphony, Jones Hall/Carnegie Hall, Houston, TX and New York, NY
     
     Commissioned Works - Diesis for solo harp
     Nuiko Wadden, harp, Music in the Loft Chamber Music Series, Chicago, IL
     
     Commissioned Works - Four Porter Songs for soprano, baritone, and piano
     Brooklyn Friends of Chamber Music, Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn, NY
     
     Commissioned Works - Icefield Sonnets for soprano, baritone, and ensemble
     Brooklyn Friends of Chamber Music, Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn, NY
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet
     Ying Quartet, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY (Feb. 13, 2005)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet
     Ying Quartet, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (April 15, 2005)
     
     Performances - Icefield Sonnets for string quartet
     Ying Quartet, Erskine College, Due West, SC (Jan. 31, 2005)
     
     Performances - In Aeternam for orchestra
     Rhode Island Philharmonic, Larry Rachleff, conductor, Providence, RI (Feb. 26, 2005)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra
     Idyllwild Arts Academy Orchestra, Zipper Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA (May 12 and 13, 2005)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra
     Louisville Orchestra, Barry Jekowsky, conductor, Indiana State University Contemporary Music Festival, Terre Haute, IN (Nov. 4, 2005)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra
     California Symphony, Barry Jekowsky, conductor, Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA (April 17 and 19, 2005)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for orchestra
     Hungarian Radio Orchestra, Zsolt Hamar, conductor, Budapest, Hungary (April 27, 2005)
     
     Performances - Marimba Concerto
     Makoto Nakura, marimba, Ensemble KOBE, Matsukata Hall, Kobe, Japan (March 19, 2005)
     
     Commissioned Works - Marimba Concerto
     Makoto Nakura, marimba, Ensemble KOBE, Matsukata Hall, Kobe, Japan
     
     Performances - Sonata for Marimba (selected movements)
     Evan Bertrand, marimba, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C. (May 28, 2005)
     
     Performances - String Quartet
     Da Vinci Quartet, Cal. State University, Chico, CA (Feb. 12, 2005)
     
     Performances - String Quartet
     Da Vinci Quartet, Colorado College New Music Symposium, Colorado Springs. CO (July 15, 2005)
     
     Performances - The Invention of the Saxophone
     MUSIQA, Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Houston, TX (April 30, 2005)
     
     Performances - Toccata for Piano
     Audrey Andrist, piano, Composers Inc., San Francisco, CA (Nov. 8, 2005)
     
     Performances - Toccata for piano
     Audrey Andrist, piano, McNeir Hall, Georgetown University, Washington, DC (Nov. 18, 2005)
     
     Performances - Toccata for piano
     Audrey Andrist, piano, Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC (Sept. 18, 2005)
     
     Performances - Toccata for piano
     Jeffrey Kahane, piano, Zipper Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA (April 15, 2005)
     
     Performances - Two Character Pieces for solo Tuba
     Mark Nelson, Tuba, Southwest Tuba/Euphonium Festival, Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas (June 10, 2005)
     
     Performances - Two Character Pieces for solo Tuba
     Mark Nelson, Tuba, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY (Sept. 19, 2005)
     
     Performances - Two Character Pieces for solo Tuba
     Mark Nelson, Tuba, Tuba and Euphonium Festival, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH (Sept. 18, 2005)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract for ensemble
     USC Thornton Contemporary Music Ensemble, Univ. of So. California, Los Angeles, CA (March 29, 2005)
     
     Commissioned Works - Chamber Symphony
     for orchestra, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Alex Theatre and Royce Hall, Los Angeles, CA (May 15 and 16, 2004)
     
     Commissioned Works - Concerto for Horn and Orchestra
     solo horn with orchestra, William Ver Meulen, horn, Larry rachleff, conductor, Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra, Stude Concert Hall, Houston, TX (November 6, 2004)
     
     Commissioned Works - Icefield Sonnets
     for string quartet, Ying String Quartet, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY (To be premiered in Spring, 2005)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity
     for cello and piano, The Fischer Duo, MUSIQA at the Rothko Chapel, Houston, TX (April 27, 2003)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity
     for cello and piano, The Fischer Duo, Houston Music Teachers Assoc., Houston, TX (April 9, 2003)
     
     Performances - In Aeternam
     for orchestra, Santa Rosa Symphony, Santa Rosa, CA (March 1,2, and 3, 2003)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis
     for orchestra, Fort Worth Symphony, Bass hall, Fort Worth, TX (October 17,18, and 19, 2003)
     
     Performances - Sonata
     for solo marimba, Makoto Nakura, marimba, Merkin Concert Hall, New York, NY (October 28, 2003)
     
     Performances - Sonatine
     for violin and guitar, Nancy Schecter, violin and Daniel Stanislawek, guitar, Georgia State University School of Music, (March 30, 2003)
     
     Performances - String Quartet
     The Chiara Quartet, MUSIQA, Houston, TX (Novmber 14, 2003)
     
     Performances - String Quartet
     The Chiara Quartet, Round Top Chamber Music Series, Round Top Festivall Hill, TX (November 15, 2003)
     
     Commissioned Works - The Invention of the Saxophone
     for narrator, alto sax and piano, Ashu Kejariwal, saxophone, Music in the Loft, Chicago, IL (October 11, 12 2003)
     
     Performances - Toccata
     for solo piano, Adam Neiman, piano, Music in the Loft, Chicago, IL (November 15, 2003)
     
     Performances - Transcendental Windows
     for 12 players, USC Contemporary Ensemble, Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA (October 14, 2003)
     
     Performances - Trio
     for violin, cello, and piano, members of the Pacifica Quartet with Jonathan Yates, piano, Music in the Loft, Chicago, IL (September 27 and 28, 2003)
     
     Performances - Trio
     for violin, cello, and piano, Pacific Trio, European Concert Halls, Tour of Germany and the Czech Republic (January 24, 28, Feb. 2, 8, 9, 2003)
     
     Performances - Trio
     for violin, cello, and piano, Vermont Contemporary Music Ensemble, FlynnSpace and Unitarian Church, Burlington and Montpelier, VT (February 14 and 16 , 2003)
     
     Performances - Trio
     for violin, cello, and piano, Pacific Trio, Musical Sunday Afternoons, Beverly Hills, CA (April 13, 2003)
     
     Performances - Trio
     for violin, cello, and piano, Pacific Trio, Ventura Chamber Music Festival, Ventura, CA (May 10, 2003)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract
     for fl,cl,vln,vc,pno,perc, Colorado College faculty, New Music Symposium, Colorado Springs, CO (July 19, 2003)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract
     for fl, cl, vln, vc, pno, perc, Shepherd School Faculty, Syzygy series (New music at Rice), Shepherd School, Houston, TX (February 20, 2003)
     
     Performances - Dual Velocity for cello and piano
     The Fischer Duo, Oklahoma State University (11/16/02)
     
     Performances - Kinetic Voices for orchestra
     California Symphony, Dean Lesher Center for the Performing Arts, Walnut Creek, CA (5/19/02 and 5/21/02)
     
     Performances - Les espaces infinis for chamber orchestra
     Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles, CA (9/28/02 - 9/29/02)
     
     Performances - Relativity Variations and Toccata
     Faculty Composers Concert, Pierre Jalbert, piano, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University (1/29/02)
     
     Performances - Sonata for Marimba
     Makoto Nakura, Unitarian Church, Summit, NJ (10/20/02)
     
     Performances - Songs of Gibran (excerpts)
     Musiqa Ensemble, Rothko Chapel, Houston, TX (4/28/02)
     
     Performances - Transcendental Windows for chamber ensemble
     SYZYGY ensemble, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University (4/2/02)
     
     Performances - Transcendental Windows for chamber ensemble
     UT Contemporary Ensemble, University of Texas at Austin (3/26/02)
     
     Performances - Trio for violin, cello, and piano
     Music from the Copland House Ensemble, Merkin Concert Hall, New York, NY (3/19/02)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract for chamber ensemble
     UT New Music Ensemble, University of Texas at Austin (10/1/02)
     
     Performances - Visual Abstract for chamber ensemble
     Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Pittsburgh, PA (8/10/02)
     
    Presentations
     Invited Talks
     

    "Classical Classroom on KUHF." (10/15/14)

     
     

    "Music of Pierre Jalbert (Juilliard School of Music)." (4/7/14)

     
     

    "Music of Pierre Jalbert (Oberlin)." (10/26/14)

     
     

    "Pierre Jalbert - Compositions." The Lane Series, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT. (2/20/2009)

     
     

    "Pierre Jalbert - Compositions." Bowdoin International Music Festival, Brunswick, ME. (July 29, 2009)

     
     

    "Pierre Jalbert - Compositions." Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. (2/27/2009)

     
     

    "Pierre Jalbert - Pre-concert Lecture." Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Pittsburgh, PA. (July 10 and 11, 2009)

     
     

    "Pierre Jalbert - Pre-concert Lecture." MUSIQA, Houston, TX. (10/10/2009)

     
     

    "Pierre Jalbert - Pre-concert Lecture." New World Symphony, Miami, FL. (9/20/2009)

     
     

    "Visiting composer, Composition Seminar." University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. (April 20, 2006)

     
     

    "New Music/Imagine Festival." Imagine Festival - University of Memphis, Memphis, TN. (March 26, 2004)

     
     

    "Southern Exposure/New Music." University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. (April 25, 2004)

     
     

    "Composition and Structure." Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA. (December 10, 2003)

     
     Keynote Speaker
     

    "Young Composers Workshop." Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando, FL. (November 4, 2006)

     
     Lectures
     

    "Sound Investment - A New Commission." Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles, CA. (December 11,2003)

     
     

    "Les espaces infinis." Colburn School- Los Angeles, CA. (9/26/02)

     
     

    "Structure in Music." Otis College of Art and Design- Los Angeles, CA. (9/27/02)

     
     Other
     

    "Autumn Rhapsody for string orchestra,." Next Festival, Music Mountain, Falls Village, CT. (6/13/15)

     
     

    "Autumn Rhapsody for string orchestra,." Next Festival, Le Poisson Rouge, New York, NY. (6/14/15)

     
     

    "Clarinet Trio,." SOLI Chamber Ensemble, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX. (10/6/15)

     
     

    "Clarinet Trio,." MUSIQA, MATCH, Houston, TX. (10/10/15)

     
     

    "Clarinet Trio,." SOLI Chamber Ensemble, Tobin Center for the Arts, San Antonio, TX. (10/5/15)

     
     

    "Dual Velocity,." Fischer Duo, Yon Siew Toh Conservatory, Singapore. (9/9/15)

     
     

    "Dual Velocity,." Fischer Duo, Rice University, Houston, TX. (9/1/15)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for orchestra,." Civic Orchestra of Chicago, Symphony Hall, Chicago, IL. (5/20/15)

     
     

    "Into the Tempest for orchestra,." Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland. (10/25/15)

     
     

    "Klang for 2 pianos and percussion,." Bowdoin Music Festival, Brunswick. ME. (8/2/15)

     
     

    "Piano Trio No. 2,." Syzygy, Rice University, Houston, TX. (9/25/15)

     
     

    "Preludes for piano,." Quad State Convention, MTNA, Burlington, VT. (10/3/15)

     
     

    "Preludes for piano,." Brian Connelly, Faculty Recital, Rice University, Houston, TX. (9/24/15)

     
     

    "Secret Alchemy for violin, viola, cello, and piano,." Aspen Music Festival, Aspen, CO. (7/6/15)

     
     

    "Street Antiphons,." SOLI Chamber Ensemble, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX. (5/19/15)

     
     

    "Street Antiphons,." SOLI Chamber Ensemble, Tobin Center for the Arts, San Antonio, TX. (5/18/15)

     
     

    "String Quartet No. 4,." MUSIQA - Del Sol Quartet, Hobby Center for Performing Arts. (1/10/15)

     
     

    "String Trio - with Noble Motion Dance Company,." MUSIQA, Hobby Center for Performing Arts, Houston, TX. (4/24-25/15)

     
     

    "The Invention of the Saxophone,." Music from Copland House, Merestead Estate, Mt. Kisco, NY. (3/15/15)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano,." Weiss-Kaplan-Stumpf Trio, Chamber Music Tulsa, Tulsa, OK. (11/15/15)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano,." Delphi Trio, Orlando Competition, The Netherlands. (8/21/15)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano,." Trio Arriba, Abiquiu, New Mexico. (6/21/15)

     
     

    "Visual Abstract,." American Modern Ensemble, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY. (3/7/15)

     
     

    "Autumn Rhapsody for string orchestra (Premiere), Vermont Symphony (10-concert tour)." Vermont Symphony, 10 different towns in Vermont. (Sept. 24 - Oct. 5, 2008)

     
     

    "Chamber Symphony, Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra." Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, New Orleans, LA. (January 4 and 5, 2008)

     
     

    "Chamber Symphony, Reno Philharmonic Orchestra, NV." Reno Philharmonic, Reno, NV. (Oct. 19 and 21, 2008)

     
     

    "Dual Velocity for cello and piano, Fischer Duo, Houston, TX." Rice University, Houston, TX. (Oct. 2, 2008)

     
     

    "Dual Velocity for cello and piano, Fischer Duo, Luther College, IA." Luther College, Decorah, IA. (Oct. 9, 2008)

     
     

    "Dual Velocity for cello and piano, Fischer Duo, University of Iowa." University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. (Oct. 11, 2008)

     
     

    "Fire and Ice for orchestra, Marin Symphony, San Rafael, CA." MAGNUM OPUS project/Meet the Composer, San Rafael, CA. (March 31 and April 1, 2008)

     
     

    "Icefield Sonnets for string quartet, Tenri Cultural Institute, New York, NY." counter)induction -- Tenri Cultural Institute, New York, NY. (Oct. 12, 2008)

     
     

    "Icefield Sonnets, Enso Quartet, South Bay Chamber Music Society." Los Angeles, CA. (March 7 and 9, 2008)

     
     

    "Icefield Sonnets, Enso Quartet, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA." UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. (March 2, 2008)

     
     

    "Icefield Sonnets, Enso String Quartet, Baltimore, MD." Baltimore, MD. (January 26, 2008)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for orchestra, Indiana University Orchestra." Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. (Sept. 28, 2008)

     
     

    "Invention of the Saxophone, HBU, Houston, TX." HBU, Houston, TX. (April 9, 2008)

     
     

    "Les espaces infinis for orchestra, St. Edward's University Orchestra, Austin, TX." St. Edward's University, Austin, TX. (April 25, 2008)

     
     

    "Marimba Concerto, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Makoto Nakura, marimba, Jeffrey Kahane, conductor, Los Angeles, CA." Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles, CA. (Dec. 13 and 14, 2008)

     
     

    "Sonata for Cello and Piano (Premiere), Aspen Music Festival, David Finckel and Wu Han." Aspen Music Festival, Aspen, CO. (June 25, 2008)

     
     

    "String Quartet No. 1, Borromeo Quartet, Santa Cruz, CA." UC Santa Cruz. (Feb 24, 2008)

     
     

    "String Quartet No. 3, Jasper Quartet, Yale University." Yale University, New Haven, CT. (Oct. 7, 2008)

     
     

    "String Quartet No. 3, Maia Quartet, Houston, TX." Maia Quartet, MUSIQA, Houston, TX. (January 11, 2008)

     
     

    "String Quartet No. 4 (Premiere), Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Escher Quartet." Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Katonah, NY. (July 10, 2008)

     
     

    "String Trio (Premiere), South Bay Chamber Music Society, Janaki Trio." South Bay Chamber Music Society, Los Angeles, CA. (Sept. 19 and 21, 2008)

     
     

    "Toccata for Piano, Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX." Tom Lee, piano, Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX. (January 18, 2008)

     
     

    "Transcendental Windows for 12 players, California Symphony, Walnut Creek, CA." Association of California Orchestras, Walnut Creek, CA. (August 8, 2008)

     
     

    "Transcendental Windows for 12 players, Chicago Chamber Musicians, Chicago, IL." Chicago Chamber Musicians, Chicago, IL. (June 2, 2008)

     
     

    "Transcendental Windows for 12 players, MUSIQA, Houston, TX." MUSIQA, St. Philips Presbyterian Church, Houston, TX. (April 4, 2008)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano, Music from Copland House Players, Chandler Music Hall, Randolph, VT." Randolph, VT. (May 16, 2008)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano, Music from Copland House Players, Cortlandt Manor, NY." Copland House, Cortlandt Manor, NY. (May 18, 2008)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano, Music from Copland House Players, Lenox, MA." Kimball Farms, Lenox, MA. (May 17, 2008)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano, Rice University, Houston, TX." SYZYGY, Rice University, Shepherd School of Music, Houston, TX. (Nov. 14, 2008)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano, Trio Kayana, Duisburg, Germany." Trio Kayana, Duisburg, Germany. (Dec. 5 and Dec. 20, 2008)

     
     

    "Visual Abstract, University of Houston Contemporary Ensemble." AURA Contemporary Music Ensemble, Univ. of Houston. (Feb 25, 2008)

     
     

    "Wood/Metal Music for Percussion Ensemble, DePaul University, Chicago, IL." DePaul University, Chicago, IL. (Nov. 9, 2008)

     
     

    Composer.  "Chamber Symphony for orchestra." New professionals Orchestra, London, England. (November 15, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Dual Velocity for cello and piano." Kennedy Center, Washington, DC. (May 22, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Fire and Ice for orchestra." Santa Rosa Symphony, Santa Rosa, CA. (November 10, 11, and 12, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Fire and Ice for orchestra (Premiere)." Oakland East Bay Symphony, Oakland, CA. (February 23, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Icefield Sonnets for soprano, baritone, violin, cello, piano, and percussion MUSIQA (Houston Engagement)." Hobby Center for the Arts, Houston, TX. (April 28, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Icefield Sonnets for soprano, baritone, violin, cello, piano, and percussion SYZYGY (New Music at Rice) (Houston Engagement)." Sheperd School of Music, Rice University, Houston, TX. (March 28, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Icefield Sonnets for string quartet Chiara String Quartet." Rhinebeck Chamber Music Society, Rhinebeck, NY. (March 10, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Icefield Sonnets for string quartet Chiara String Quartet (Houston Engagement)." International Festival at Round Top, Round Top, TX. (March 3, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Icefield Sonnets for string quartet and Toccata for solo piano New Music Symposium." Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO. (July 12, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Les espaces infinis for orchestra Indiana University Orchestra." Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. (February 28, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Music of air and fire for orchestra (Premiere) California Symphony." Dean Lesher Center for the Performing Arts, Walnut Creek, CA. (May 6 and 8, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Sonata for Marimba." River to River Festival, New York, NY. (July 16, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 1 Borromeo Quartet." Taos School of Music Chamber Music Festival, Taos, NM. (June 17 , 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 1 Borromeo Quartet." Monadnock Music Festival, Peterborough, NH. (July 22, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 1 Borromeo Quartet." Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival, Chatham, MA. (August 1, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Jasper Quartet SYZYGY (New Music at Rice) (Houston Engagement)." Shepherd School of Music, Rice University, Houston, TX. (October 26, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." New Music DePaul, DePaul University, Chicago, IL. (February 23, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." American String Teachers Association National Conference, Detroit, MI. (March 8, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI. (March 9, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." OVE Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. (March 16, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." Gotemba (Shizuoka prefecture), Japan. (March 18, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." Iwami-Ginzan (Shimane prefecture), Japan. (March 20, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." Ukrainian Institute, New York, NY. (March 31, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." Grand View College, Des Moines, IA.

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 Maia String Quartet." Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, WA. (May 6, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 (China Premiere) Maia String Quartet." Great Wall Academy, Beijing, China. (August 5, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "String Quartet No. 3 (Premiere) Maia String Quartet." University of Iowa, Center for Contemporary Music, Iowa City, IA. (February 11, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Toccata for Piano ." Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Pasadena, CA. (January 21, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Trio for violin, cello, and piano Lincoln Trio." Music in the Loft Chamber Music Series, Chicago, IL. (January 19 and 21, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Trio for violin, cello, and piano Pacific Trio." Lake San Marcos Chamber Music Society, Lake San Marcos, CA. (March 18, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Trio for violin,cello, and piano Camerata Sambia." Kaliningrad International Music Festival, Kaliningrad, RUSSIA. (May 6, 2007)

     
     

    Composer.  "Visual Abstract Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble." City Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA. (July 27 and 28, 2007)

     
     

    "Icefield Sonnets for string quartet." Maia Quartet, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. (April 20, 2006)

     
     

    "Icefield Sonnets for string quartet." Enso Quartet, Society of Composers Conference, Rice University, Houston, TX. (February 11, 2006)

     
     

    "Icefield Sonnets for string quartet." Enso Quartet, MUSIQA, Hobby Center, Houston, TX. (April 30, 2006)

     
     

    "Icefield Sonnets for string quartet." Enso Quartet, MUSIQA, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX. (August 24, 2006)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for orchestra." Seattle Symphony, Gerard Schwarz, conductor, Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA. (May 11, 2006)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for orchestra." Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Orlando, FL. (November 4, 2006)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for orchestra." Empire State Youth Orchestra, Helen Cha-Pyo, conductor, Carnegie Hall, New York, NY. (May 31, 2006)

     
     

    "Les espaces infinis for orchestra." StonyBrook Symphony Orchestra, StonyBrook, NY. (March 20, 2006)

     
     

    "Toccata for piano." Santa Barbara Chamber Music Festival, Edie Orloff, piano, Santa Barbara, CA. (June 17, 2006)

     
     

    "Toccata for piano." Keys to the Future Festival 2006, Tatjana Rankovich, piano, New York, NY. (November 9, 2006)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Chamber Music Marathon, Los Angeles, CA. (May 5, 2006)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." Colorado College New Music Symposium, Colorado Springs. CO. (July 14, 2006)

     
     

    "Chamber Symphony." Alex Theatre and Royce Hall, Los Angeles, CA. (May 15 and 16, 2004)

     
     

    "Concerto for Horn and Orchestra." Stude Concert Hall, Houston, TX. (November 6, 2004)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for orchestra." Stude Concert Hall, Houston, TX. (February 13, 2004)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for orchestra." San Antonio, TX. (September 17 and 18)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for orchestra." Hartford, CT. (March 2 and 3, 2004)

     
     

    "Les espaces infinis for orchestra." Philadelphia, PA. (December 4, 2004)

     
     

    "Les espaces infinis for orchestra." Jones Hall, Houston, TX. (February 21,22, and 23)

     
     

    "Sonata for Marimba." Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX. (October 16, 2004)

     
     

    "Sonata for Marimba." Moores School of Music, University of Houston, Moores Opera House, Houston, TX. (October 3, 2004)

     
     

    "String Quartet." Denver, CO. (April 20, 2004)

     
     

    "String Quartet." Lamont School of Music, University of Denver, Denver, CO. (May 11, 2004)

     
     

    "String Quartet." Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO. (May 14, 2004)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." University of South Carolina. (April 25, 2004)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." Pittsburgh, PA. (July 3, 2004)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." Toronto, Ontario (Canada). (August, 2004)

     
     

    "Centerpiece (for chamber orchestra)." Albany Symphony, Saratoga Springs and Troy, NY. (December 13 and 14, 2001)

     
     

    "In Aeternam (for Orchestra)." London Symphony, Barbican Centre, London, England. (October 10, 2001)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for Orchestra." Budapest Symphony, Budapest, Hungary. (May 26, 2001)

     
     

    "L'amour infini (for chamber orchestra)." Albany Symphony, Saratoga Springs and Troy, NY. (February 16 and 17, 2001)

     
     

    "Relativity Variations for piano." Pierre Jalbert, piano, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy. (June 5, 2001)

     
     

    "Sonata for Marimba." Makoto Nakura, marimba, Kobe, Japan. (October 5, 9, and 11, 2001)

     
     

    "Songs of Gibran (for soprano and chamber ensemble)." Freon Ensemble, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy. (June 8, 2001)

     
     

    "String Quartet." The Maia Quartet, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy. (June 5, 2001)

     
     

    "Symphonia Sacra (in three movements) for Orchestra." California Symphony, Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA. (April 29 and May 1, 2001)

     
     

    "Toccata for piano." Pierre Jalbert, piano, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy. (June 5, 2001)

     
     

    "Two Character Pieces for Tuba." David Kirk, Tuba, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (September 28, 2001)

     
     

    "In Aeternam for Orchestra." California Symphony, Lesher Center for the Performing Arts, Walnut Creek, CA. (May 7 and 9, 2000)

     
     

    "Transcendental Windows for mixed ensemble." Albany Symphony, Albany, NY. (March 25, 2000)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." (II. Agnus Dei), American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy. (October 1, 2000)

     
     

    "Two Character Pieces for solo Tuba." Mark Nelson, Tuba, Regina , Canada. (April 1, 2000)

     
     

    "Dual Velocity for cello and piano." Da Camera of Houston, performed by the Fischer Duo, Wortham Center, Houston, TX. (May 5, 1999)

     
     

    "Sonata Quartet for clarinet/bass cl./sop. saxophone, piano, 2 percussion." Houston Composers' Alliance, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX. (April 21, 1999)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." Syzygy, New Music at Rice University, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX. (February 9, 1999)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." 1999 Festival of Contemporary Music, Tanglewood Music Center. (July 25, 1999)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." Composers Inc., San Francisco, CA. (November 16, 1999)

     
     

    "Trio for violin, cello, and piano." Contemporary Music Forum, Washington, D.C.. (October 5, 1999)

     
     

    "Two Love Songs by Ellsworth Milburn, Mary Hines, soprano, Pierre Jalbert, piano." Houston Composers' Alliance, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX. (November 30, 1999)

     
     

    "Dual Velocity." The Fischer Duo; Norman Fischer, cello; Jeanne Kierman, piano, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX. (November 3, 1998. Presented by Syzygy, New Music)

     
     

    "Dual Velocity." The Fischer Duo; Norman Fischer, cello; Jeanne Kierman, piano, St. Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH. (July 5, 1998)

     
     

    "Songs of Gibran." Master's Recital- Kristin Sampson, soprano, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX. (April 20, 1998)

     
     

    "Songs of Gibran." Faculty Composers Concert, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX. (February 4, 1998)

     
     

    "Songs of Gibran." Percussion Chamber Music Concert, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX. (February 11, 1998)

     
     

    "Songs of Gibran." Music of Our Time, The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Merkin Concert Hall, New York, NY. (May 14, 1998)

     
     

    "Songs of Gibran." Houston Composers' Alliance, University of St. Thomas, Houston, TX. (April 19, 1998)

     
     

    "String Quartet." The Maia Quartet, University of Iowa. (October, 1998)

     
     

    "Trio." Network for New Music, Philadelphia, PA. (November 15, 1998)

     
     

    "Trio." Foothills Music Festival, Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem, NC. (August 29 and 30)

     
     Panelist
     

    "Guest Composer, Association of California Orchestras." Association of California Orchestras, Walnut Creek, CA. (August 7 -8, 2008)

     
    Supervised Theses & Dissertations
     Drew Baker, MM Oculus. (2002) (Thesis Committee Member)

     Thomas Osborne, MM Shards. (2002) (Thesis Committee Member)

     Marcus St. Julien, DMA Lynnwood Farnam: American Classic Organist. (2002) (Thesis Committee Member)

     Lembit Beecher, M.M. Orchestral work. (2005) (Thesis Committee Member)

     Dan Sedgwick, M.M. Work for Piano and ensemble with electronics. (2005) (Thesis Committee Member)

     Nathan Cook, D.M.A. Scordatura in solo cello literature. (2005) (Thesis Director)

     Karl Blench, Master's Abstract No. 1. (2007) (Thesis Director)

     Karl Blench, Master's Abstract No. 1. (2007) (Thesis Director)

     Milan Milisavljevic, DMA The Evolution of Viola Playing. (2011) (Thesis Committee Member)

     Andrew Nishikawa, DMA Jishin for Orchestra. (2011) (Thesis Director)

     Erik Behr, DMA Two Oboe Concertos from the heart of Africa. (2011) (Thesis Director)

     Benjamin Krause, DMA Orchestra piece. (2014) (Thesis Director)

     Joungbum Lee, MMus Orchestra piece. (2014) (Thesis Director)

     Joungbum Lee, MMus Dream Collage. (2014) (Thesis Director)

     Yuxin Ouyang, M.M. ONEness. (2015) (Thesis Committee Member)

     Thomas Dougherty, M.M. Three Dances for Orchestra. (2015) (Thesis Committee Member)

     Benjamin Krause, DMA Pathways. (2015) (Thesis Director)

    Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
     MTNA 2009 Distinguished Composer of the Year, Music Teacher's National Association (12/30/2009)

     Chamber Music America Grant, Chamber Music America (1/1/2009)

     Barlow Grant, Barlow Foundation (5/1/2009)

     Stoeger Award in Contemporary Chamber Music Composition for 2007, The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (March 20, 2007)

     Visiting Artist, American Academy in Rome (May 15-29, 2006)

     Borromeo Quartet/Copland House Award, Aaron Copland Foundation (2005)

     Composer-in-Residence 2002-2005, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (2002-2005)

     Composer-in-Residence, Music in the Loft (2003)

     Composer-in-Residence, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (2nd year) (2003)

     Composer-in-Residence, California Symphony (1999-2002)

     Rome Prize in Music Composition, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy (Sept. 2000 - August, 2001)

     Winner, Masterprize International Competition for Composers, BBC, EMI, and the London Symphony (October 10, 2001)

     Harvey Gaul/Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble Composition Prize, Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble (2000)

     Composer-In-Residence (1999-2002), California Symphony

     Rome Prize in Music Composition, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy (Sept., 2000 - August, 2001)

     Composer-in-Residence, California Symphony (1999-2001)

     Lee Ettleson Composition Prize, Composers Inc., San Francisco, CA (1999)

    Residencies & Summer Festivals
     Residency
     Composer-in-Residence, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. Served as Composer-in-Residence for the L.A. Chamber Orchestra from 2002-2005., Los Angeles, CA. (2002-2005)
     Copland House Residency. selected as resident of Copland House for month of April, Cortlandt Manor, NY. (April, 2013)
     Visiting Artist (American Academy in Rome). American Academy in Rome Visiting Artist for the month of December, Rome, Italy.
     Visiting Composer, Made in Vermont Festival. Accompanied the Vermont Symphony on their tour in order to address audiences before the premiere of my piece., 10 different towns in Vermont. (Sept. 24 - October 5)
     Summer Festival
     Aspen Music Festival. Performance of Secret Alchemy, Aspen, CO. (7/6/15)
     Aspen Music Festival. Wild Ambrosia performed, Aspen, CO. (7/14/14)
     Bowdoin International Music Festival. Performance of Klang for 2 pianos and percussion, Brunswick, ME. (8/2/15)
     Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music. (August)
     Colorado College New Music Symposium. had a work performed at the Symposium (String Quartet, Da Vinci Quartet), Colorado Springs, CO. (July 19, 2005)
     Colorado College New Music Symposium (Summer Festival). , Colorado Springs, CO. (July 11-16)
     Composer in residence - Seal Bay Music Festival. , Maine. (6/10/13 - 6/22/13)
     Eastern Festival of Music. (July)
     Guest composer - Bowdoin Summer Music Festival. Guest composer at the Bowdoin International Music Festival, Bowdoin, ME. (8/1/2009)
     Guest composer - OK Mozart Festival. , Bartlesville, OK.
     Music Academy of the West. Premiere of Clarinet Sonata, Santa Barbara, CA. (7/7/15)
     NEXT Festival. , Music Mountain, Falls Village, CT. (6/13/15)
     Visiting Composer, Aspen Summer Music Festival. , Aspen, CO. (June 23 -29, 2008)
     Visiting Composer, Caramoor Music Festival. , Katonah, NY. (July 8 - 11, 2008)
     Visiting composer. Visiting composer at the Colorado College New Music Symposium, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO. (July 13-15, 2006)
     Visiting composer - Cactus Pear Music Festival. , San Antonio, TX. (7/6/13)
    Juries
     Jury
     Copland House Jury. Judging panel for Copland House residencies, New York, NY. (8/1/14)
     Judge. American Academy in Rome - Rome Prize Competition Juror, New York, NY. (Jan 26-27)
     Judge. Piano Concerto Competition Preliminary Round - Rice University, Shepherd School of Music - Juror, Houston, TX. (Feb 8)
     Judge - RED note competition. (12/31/15)
     Judge - UMKC competition. (12/30/15)
     Jury - Pierre Jalbert. Rice Piano Concerto Competition - Preliminary Round, Shepherd School of Music. (3/2009)
     Master Class
     Composition Master Class. BART workshop, Tulsa, OK. (11/13/15)
     Composition Master Class. University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK. (11/13/15)
     Composition Master Class. master class at Oberlin, Oberlin, OH. (10/26/14)
     Master Class - Pierre Jalbert. Master class with Composition students, Western Michigan University. (2/27/2009)
     Master class at Bowdoin. Master class at Bowdoin, Brunswick, ME. (8/2/15)
     Master class at Trinity. Trinity University, San Antonio, TX. (5/19/15)
     Stony Brook University. (Oct 20)
     University of Arizona. (March 8)
    Positions Held
     Composer-in-Residence, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. (2002 - 2002)