Orchestra With Chorus and Solo Voice

Three Fires (Part VII of The River of Light), 2019

2222 2220 3perc, pn, hp, strings, soprano, tenor, chorus

(15 minutes)

Commission: Vancouver Opera and Vancouver Bach Choir


Naka (Part III of The River of Light) , 2017

2222 2220 3perc, pn, hp, strings, narrator, chorus

(10 minutes)

Commission: Canadian Opera Company Orchestra, 21C Festival and Koerner Hall, sponsored by Kris Vikmanis and Denny Creighton

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The Seven Heavenly Halls (Part I of the The River of Light), 2016

2222 2220 3perc, pn, hp, strings, tenor solo, chorus

(28 minutes for stand-alone version - 15 minutes for version when included with The River of Light)

Commission: Montreal Symphony Orchestra and Chorus as winner of Azrieli Commissioning Prize


Orchestra With Solo Voice

Heaven's Eye (Part II of The River of Light) , 2018

2222 2220 3perc, pn, hp, strings, Soprano solo

(10 minutes)

Commission: Vancouver Opera and Vancouver Bach Choir with support from the Fromm Foundation at Harvard University

Light upon Light (Part VI of The River of Light), 2019

2222 2220 3perc, pn, hp, strings, Tenor solo

(7 minutes)

Commission: Vancouver Opera and Vancouver Bach Choir

Inventory (2006)

Amplified voice, fl, ob, cl, bsn, perc, vln, vln2, vla, vlc, db, Malletkat with audio files.

Can be performed as chamber ensemble version with single strings or as orchestral with string section.

(13 mins)

Commission: Soundstreams


Orchestra

Earth So Much Like Heaven, Heaven So Much Like Earth, 2013

Without Grace The Universe Is Just An Explosion, 2013

Motion Is The Default State 2013

4433 4431 4perc, pn, hp, strings

18 minutes (or 6 minutes each stand-alone)

Commission: Toronto Symphony Orchestra

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SOMA, 2011

4444 6431 5perc, pn, 2hp, Strings

7 minutes

Commission: National Youth Orchestra of Canada



Whirling Dervish, 2010

2222 4221 5 perc, pn, hp strings, Sufi Whirling

22 minutes

Commission: Kitchener Waterloo Symphony Orchestra, Barlow Foundation

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Symphonies in Slanted Time, 2005

2222 4221 timp 2 perc pn hp strings

 14 minutes

Commission: Indianapolis Symphony and American Composers Orchestra (Carnegie Hall)

Kazabazua (Disappearing Waters), 2002 (rev.2006)

2232  2221 2perc hp. pn. strings (66442) 

 15 minutes

Commission: Esprit Orchestra

For the Time Being, 2000

1121 1110 perc pn. Strings

12 minutes

Commission: Nouvel Ensemble Moderne


This Isn't Silence,1998 (rev.2001)

3343 4330 3 percussion, piano, strings

11 minutes


Concerto

Concerto for Accordion and Orchestra, 2008

2222 2221 2perc hp pn  solo Accordion, Strings

15 minutes

Commission: Symphony Nova Scotia with the Koussevitzky Foundation


Concertino, 2003

Solo flute, strings, and 3 flutes at the back of the hall 

7 minutes

Commission: New Music Concerts


Chamber Orchestra

Sungods 2012 (for chamber orchestra) , 2012

1011 1000 2perc, pn, org, 11111

8 minutes

Commission: The Banff Centre, Gruppo Montebello

Strata II, 2012

1121 1110 perc pn. 11111

15 minutes

Commission: Nouvel Ensemble Moderne

For the Time Being, 2000

1121 1110 perc pn. 11111

12 minutes

Commission: Nouvel Ensemble Moderne


Chamber Opera

Missing, 2017

fl, cl, 2 perc, electric piano, 7 solo voices, vln, vlc, electronics

90 minutes

Commission: City Opera Vancouver and Pacific Opera Victoria

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Airline Icarus, 2001-2005, 2010

fl, cl, 2 perc. Pno, 5 solo voices (Sop, Mez, Ten, Bar. Bass-Bar), 2 vlns, vla, vlc, electronics

50 minutes

Commission: Opera Breve Vancouver, Produced by Atelier Voca del Arte, Milan and Soundstreams, Toronto

Inventory (2006)

Amplified voice, fl, ob, cl, bsn, perc, vln, vln2, vla, vlc, db, Malletkat with audio files.

(13 mins)

Commission: Soundstreams


Music for Young People

A Young Person‘s Guide to New Music for Symphony Orchestra, 2006-2008

2222 4221 2perc, hp.pn. Strings, Narrator, electronic soundfiles

versions for 45 minutes or 30 minutes

Version in English, French or Mandarin

Commission: Esprit Orchestra

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Music By Way of You, 2000

Flute, Harp and the participation of children in the audience 

Commission: Karen Gotleib, 

YOU ARE, 1997

String quartet, lighting and the participation of children in the audience.

4 minutes

 Commission: Music and Play Festival, Posnan Poland


Choral

Magnificat (Part V of The River of Light), 2018

SSSSAAAATTTTBBBB with optional bells

6 minutes

Commission: The Ora Singers (UK)

Inventions on Et in terra pax, 2007

Mixed choir

6 minutes

Commission: St. Lawrence Choir, Montreal

Youth Choir, 1997

Youth Choir

8 minutes

Commission: Ottawa Regional Youth Choir\

Psalm 150, 1995

One hundred children's voices and piano

6 minutes

Commission: PSBGM combined choirs


Voice

If Love is Woe (Part IV of The River of Light), 2018

Soprano, amplification, delay pedal or patch, optional children's or women's chorus

4 minutes

Commission: Vancouver Opera and Vancouver Bach Choir


Inventory, 2006

Soprano, piano

10 minutes

Commission: piano version for New York City Opera


Extreme Positions, 2013

Soprano, piano

2 minutes

Commission: Canadian Art Song Project and Jeunesses Musicales


Birefringence, 2013

Soprano or Baritone, piano

4 minutes

Commission: Canadian Art Song Project and Jeunesses Musicales


Chamber Music

Shout Sisyphus Flock, 2016

Fl, Clar, Perc, Piano, Vln, Vlc

13 minutes

Commission: Transmission Ensemble and New Music Concerts

Winner, 2018 Jules Leger Prize for Chamber Music

These Begin to Catch Fire, 2012  

Violin, Cello, Piano

12 minutes

Commission: Gryphon Trio

Strata, 2010

fl, cl, vln, vlc, pn, perc

15 minutes

Commission: San Francisco Contemporary Music Players, Continuum

Rounds, for String Quartet, 2009

String Quartet

9 minutes

Commission: St. Lawrence String Quartet

Piano Piece No. 3 “Leaps of Faith”, 2009

Solo Piano

8 minutes

Commission: Honens International Piano Competition

Sungods, 2007

Solo Piano,

7 minutes

Commission: Winston Choi and Prairie Debut

Piano Piece. No 2 ”banjo/continuum”, 2007

3 minutes

Player Piano

Duet for Cellos, 2007 (rev 2015)

5 minutes

2 cellos

Commission: New Music Concerts,
Rohan de Saram and David Hetherington

Faster Still, 2004

15 minutes

Violin, Piano and String Quartet

Commission: Duo Concertante and Blue Engine String Quartet

The Star-Spangled Banner in Slanted Time, 2003

4 minutes

Violin, Cello, Piano

also exists in version for orchestra 2222, 2221, 2perc, pn, Strings

Commission: Gryphon Trio

Piano Music for Two, 1999

10 minutes

2 pianos, 4 hands

Quintet, Op.5 "Circus Songs", 1996

11 minutes

Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano

Tannu Tuva, Op.3, 1995

10 minutes

Male Voice, Overtone Singing, Bassoon, Banjo and Piano

while this piece is withdrawn from future performances, here is an excerpt of the overtone singing of Greg Silver:

Day #8036, Op.2, 1994

20 minutes

Flute and Piano

Trio, Op.1, 1994

12 minutes

Flute, Cello and Piano