Chamber

My shadow forms a resonant shell (2018) – 10′
Commissioned by Salon21 for Jill Jantzen and the 4-Way Quartet
A modular trio for vc. + pfte., vln., vln. + vla.

铁钉 (2018) – 10′
for Yongyun Zhang 张永韵 and Allen Otte
A work for two percussionists and voice with text by poet Zheng Xiaoqiong 郑小琼

In thin air (2017) – 11′
Commissioned by Zhang Weiliang for the Chinese Bamboo Flute Orchestra (中国竹笛乐团)
A work for eight antiphonal dizi (笛子)

the impression remains (2017) – 22.30′
Commissioned by Li Yi Fan 李怡凡
A work for traditional sheng (传统笙), yangqin (扬琴), and toy piano (玩具钢琴)

On a paper nautilus (2017/18) – 15′
for Allen Otte
Edition for string quartet + percussion soloist (2017)
Edition for chamber ensemble (fl., cl., vln., vc., cb.) + percussion soloist (2018)

Spiraea (2016) – 15′
for Colleen Phelps and the Cincinnatus String Quartet
A delicate single-movement work for wooden percussion [marimba, branches, logs, wood fish (木鱼)] and string quartet

Fragrant mountain (2016) – 7-8′
for Jackie Stevens and Colleen Phelps
A work for soprano, guqin (古琴), and bass drum with a text by Kendall A.

Windows, willows (2016) – 11′
Commissioned with the support of The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County for the Wood/Silk Project: Colleen Phelps, marimba & Shenghua Dai, erhu
An interconnected, melodic work for erhu (二胡) and marimba

I touched the ground while floating away (2015) – 10′
For Jia Wei Ng, Xia Yuyan, and Jason Pockrus
A colorful, dramatic work for yangqin (扬琴), pipa (琵琶), and alto saxophone (doubling soprano) with an embedded poem by Kendall A.