Selected Works

Canario (2016)

Composed for Jocelyn Zhu

Instrumentation: violin and piano, or violin solo

Duration: 5 minutes

Premiere: April 3, 2017, Morse Hall, The Juilliard School; Jocelyn Zhu, violin; Dror Baitel, piano

Celestine (2016)

Composed for Celina Hawkins

Instrumentation: oboe and piano

Duration: 5 minutes

Premiere: December 3, 2016, Moores School of Music, Houston, TX; Celina Hawkins, oboe; Joshua Cerdenia, piano

Cariñosa (2015)

Commissioned by Ensemble Gô

Instrumentation: violin, cello, marimba

Duration: 7 minutes

Premiere: June 12, 2015, Himawari-no Sato Concert Hall, Yokohama, Japan; Ensemble Gô: Monique Lapins, violin; Dylan Lee, cello; Naoto Segawa, marimba

Air (2015)

Composed for Drew Alexander Forde

Instrumentation: viola and piano

Duration: 11 minutes

Premiere: February 2016, Paul Recital Hall, The Juilliard School, New York, NY; Drew Alexander Forde, viola; Joshua Cerdenia, piano

Heavenward (2014)

Composed for Ensemble Gô

Instrumentation: 2 violins, viola, cello, marimba

Duration: 9 minutes

Premiere: May 2, 2014, Conservatory Concert Hall, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, Singapore • Ensemble Gô: Monique Lapins and San Win Htike, violins; Victor Williams, viola; Dylan Lee, cello; Naoto Segawa, marimba

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On the Verge (2013)

Composed for the Kubrick Quartet

Instrumentation: string quartet

Duration: 19 minutes

Premiere: April 30, 2013, Cohen-Davison Family Theatre, Peabody Institute, Baltimore, MD; Kubrick Quartet: Orin Laursen and Alan Choo, violins; Dian Zhang, viola; Javier Iglesias, cello

Dumagat Fantasy (2012)

Commissioned by the Asian Contemporary Ensemble

Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano

Duration: 11 minutes

Premiere: April 13, 2012, Conservatory Orchestra Hall, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, Singapore; Members of Ensemble TIMF: Joo Won Kim, flute; Yong Gen Lee, clarinet; Hojin Jeong, violin; Jooeun Oh, cello; Youngwoo Lee, piano