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Hemispheres_3rd movement
Commissioned by the NY Philharmonic
Kurt Masur, conducting
*Symphonia Celestium
from the film short "Celestium"
Performed on the Roland 1080 synthsizer
*Best Dressed Man
From the film short "Best Dressed Man"
Score by Joseph Turrin
High Flight
Commissioned bt the US Air Force Band
Washington, DC
Serenade Romantic
Dedicated to Howard Hanson
Eastman School of Music
Movement 3 for 16 instruments
Hartt School Music Ensemble
*A New Life Overture
From the Film "A New Life"
Paramount Pictures / Directed by Alan Alda
*Loves Dream
Incidental music from "Dorian in Love"
Performed by the composer
Riffs and Fanfares
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
from the short film "Evening Star"
for solo piano
*Honor and Glory
From the Civil War Suite
Ted Turner Network Production
for soprano saxophone and viola
From the film "Confession"
Starr Productions
Hope Alive
for chorus and wind symphony
Text by Heather Anne Stanig
Nunc Dimittis
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine commission
The Scarecrow Overture
From the opera "The Scarecrow"
Based on a Nathaniel Hawthorne short story
Hymn for Diana
In memory of Princess Diana
For solo flute and piano
Composed for New York Philharmonic
Principal Trumpet (Smith) & Trombone (Alessi)
Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra
Commissioned by the NY Philharmonic
Erich Leinsdorf, conductor - Phil Smith, soloist
Tannhauser Gate
Chamber Symphony
Movement II
* Asterism
From the film Parallax
* Parallax
From the film Parallax

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The Scarecrow (a chamber opera in two acts)
Based on a short story by Nathaniel Hawthorne

University of Texas at Austin - Live Performance on 02/24/06
Conducted by Joseph Turrin - Directed by Robert DeSimone
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The Scarecrow Overture

The Scarecrow - Act One

The Scarecrow - Interlude

The Scarecrow - Act Two

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