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Dracones Nursery for Alto Saxophone and Live ElectroAcoustics

Dracones Nursery for Alto Saxophone and Live ElectroAcoustics Program Notes:  Dracones, the race of giant, toothed serpentine monsters from Greek mythology (for example the Hydra and Hesperian Dragon, the hundred headed dragon which guarded the golden apples of the Hesperides included in Hercules lore,) have a reputation, as adults, of being large and ferocious. This interactive [...]

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Sonata for Oboe and Piano

Sonata for Oboe and Piano was composed in 2003. One of my first compositions, the work has three very different moods. I labeled the first movement Menacing, but the notes end there. The second movement is very slow and tranquil. The third movement is an 'long-legged' dance. There a (pivoting minor sixth) motive that exists in [...]

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