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band/wind ensemble

Works are organized by grade level, then alphabetically. Click on titles for instrumentation, program notes, videos, and more.

Grade 1

Dark Matter (2016) | Grade 1 | ca. 2:30

Grade 2

Apollo's Chariot (2006) | Grade 2 | ca. 4:00 | 2007 J.W. Pepper Editor's Choice
Appalachian Air (2003) | Grade 2 | ca. 3:30 | 2004 J.W. Pepper Editor's Choice
Downtown Dash (2009) | Grade 2 | ca. 2:30 | 2009 J.W. Pepper Editor's Choice

Featured in "Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 8"
Gate City Snapshot (2012) | Grade 2.5 | ca. 3:30

Featured in "Teaching Music Through Performance in Band, Vol. 9"
Such Small Things (2017) | Grade 2 | ca. 3:15

Grade 3

The Foggy Dew (2008) | Solo Xylophone Feature | Grade 3 | ca. 4:00
StarCatchers (2016) | Grade 3 | ca. 5:30

Commissioned for the NC Central District All-District 8th Grade Band
Twitch (2016) | Solo B-flat Clarinet & Band | Gr. 3.5 ens / Gr. 5+ solo | 6:05

Commissioned for performance at the 2016 Midwest Band & Orchestra Clinic by the Spring HS Wind Ensemble

Grade 4

Black Rainbow (2013) | Percussion Section (6) Feature | Grade 4.5 | 8:30

Commissioned by the Coventry High School Wind Ensemble (CT)
Catamount Chaos (2016) | Grade 4 | ca. 5:00

Commissioned by the Panther Creek High School Wind Ensemble (NC)
Imagining World (2010) | Grade 4.5 | ca. 6:30

Commissioned by the Oswego High School Band, Stephanie Silosky (IL)
Immortal Dream (2009) | Grade 4 | ca. 4:00
Irish Washerwoman (2006) | Solo Xylophone Feature | Grade 4 | ca. 2:00
Legend of the Sword (2007) | Grade 4 | ca. 3:30
Sensus Vitae: A Fanfare for the Good of Humanity (2012) | Grade 4.5 | ca. 3:00

Commissioned by the Wake Forest University Wind Ensemble (NC)
Shine On! (2017) | Grade 4 | ca. 6:30

Commissioned by the East Aurora High School Wind Ensemble (IL)
Through the Horizon (2007) | Grade 4 | 6:00

Commissioned by the Davie High School Symphonic Band (NC)

Grade 5

Bounce (2014) | Solo Trumpet & Jazz Combo Feature | Grade 5 | 7:00-8:00

Commissioned by the West Forsyth High School Wind Ensemble (NC)
Concerto for Vibraphone & Wind Ensemble (2010/2012) | Vibraphone Feature | Grade 5 | 15:20

Commissioned by Dr. Lisa Rogers, Texas Tech University (Lubbock, TX)
Legacies (2012/2014) | Grade 5 | ca. 8:00

Orchestrated by Christopher M. Nelson
Limerick Daydreams (2006) | Grade 5 | ca. 12:00
Silver Moon (2007) | Grade 5 | ca. 6:00

Commissioned by the Brockport High School Wind Ensemble (NY)

With Soloist(s)

Black Rainbow (2013) | Percussion Section (6) Feature | Grade 4.5 | 8:30
Bounce (2014) | Solo Trumpet & Jazz Combo Feature | Grade 5 | 7:00-8:00
Concerto for Vibraphone & Wind Ensemble (2010/2012) | Vibraphone Feature | Grade 5 | 15:20
The Foggy Dew (2008) | Solo Xylophone Feature | Grade 3 | ca. 4:00
Irish Washerwoman (2006) | Solo Xylophone Feature | Grade 4 | ca. 2:00
Twitch (2016) | Solo B-flat Clarinet & Band | Gr. 3.5 ens / Gr. 5+ solo | 6:05