Cabaret Songs

How Would You Know, for soprano and piano (2000) 4:00 Text by the composer. Awaiting premiere.

My Goddess for Soprano and Chamber Ensemble (1998) 6:00 Text by the composer. Premiered by Sequitur at the Knitting Factory, NYC, 1/99.  Recorded and released on Koch in 2009.

Someone Comes By

Someone Comes By arranged for baritone and harp, text by William Bronk (2012) 3:30 commissioned by Daniel Neer and premiered as a part of  Narkissos, an evening length program conceived by Daniel Neer 2013

 

Someone Comes By, for soprano & piano, text by William Bronk (2003) 3:30 Commissioned by the Jerome Foundation. Premiered on the MATA Festival 5/03 by Marie Mascari & Gordon Beeferman

This song is part of Manifest: and Furthermore

Manifest: and Furthermore

12 songs for mezzo soprano & string quartet, text by William Bronk (2004-6) 45:00. Excerpts have been performed in arrangements for piano and soprano on various NYC series. The piece was composed for Alexandra Montano, who died in 2007. The piece is awaiting premier.

The Fall of America

SATB

The Fall of America for mixed chorus, with violin & violoncello (2004) 7:00 with texts by William Blake.  Additional text by Allen Ginsberg. Premiered by Vox Vocal Ensemble and George Steel with Tom Chiu and Okkyung Lee on 4/04. Click on the link to view the score and hear a beautiful performance by Vox.

 

SSAA

The Fall of America for women’s chorus & violin (2003) 7:00 with texts by William Blake. Additional text by Allen Ginsberg. Commissioned by the New York Treble Singers and premiered 1/04