Anthozoa (2018)

commissioned by Ensemble Connect

Instrumentation: violin, cello, piano, percussion

Duration: 12 minutes

Requiem (2018)

commissioned by Bravo! Vail for Roomful of Teeth and Dover Quartet

Instrumentation: 8 voices + string quartet

Duration: 24 minutes

Tessellations (2018)

commissioned by the Barlow Endowment for Music Composition

for yMusic

Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, trumpet, violin, viola, cello

Duration: 5 minutes

Divertimento (2018)

commissioned by the Sphinx Organization for Elena Urisote, Gabriel Cabezas, and Xavier Foley

Instrumentation: violin, cello, bass

Duration: 6 minutes

tapin~ 517 / tapout~ (2017)

commissioned by Chamber Music Northwest

Instrumentation: 5 violins

Duration: 10 minutes

Loop the Fractal Hold of Rain (2017)

commissioned by Duo Noire

Instrumentation: 2 guitars

Duration: 10 minutes

Maré (2017)

commissioned by yMusic

Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, trumpet, violin, viola, cello

Duration: 7 minutes

Huascarán (2016)

commissioned by Latitude 49

Instrumentation: clarinet, saxophone, violin, cello, piano, percussion

Duration: 10 minutes

Listen/Buy album: Curious Minds by Latitude 49

Panitao (2016)

commissioned by the People’s Commissioning Fund for the Bang on a Can All-Stars for Field Recordings

Instrumentation: clarinet, electric guitar, cello, bass, piano, percussion, field recording

Duration: 5 minutes

Listen/Buy Album: More Field Recordings

Forgotten Lullabies (2015)

commissioned by Curtis 20/21 for Joanna Pascale and Curtis 20/21

Instrumentation: voice, alto saxophone, violin, cello, drum set, bass

Duration: 8 minutes

Máncora to Huaraz (2015)

commissioned by ZOFO

Instrumentation: piano four-hands

Duration: 5 minutes


Carrot Revolution (2015)

commissioned by Curtis-on-Tour and the Barnes Foundation for the Aizuri Quartet

Instrumentation: string quartet

Duration: 11 minutes

prisoner of the white lines (2015)

for Ren Martin-Doike and Jiyeon Kim

Instrumentation: viola and singing guitarist

The tide is in our veins (2015)

for NOW Ensemble

Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, electric guitar, bass, piano

Duration: 7 minutes

Inyo (2013)

for Friction Quartet

Instrumentation: string quartet

Duration: 28 minutes


Program Notes

Number Nine (2013)

Instrumentation: flute, clarinet, violin, cello, percussion, piano

Duration: 11 minutes

Program Notes

Sleep Navigates the Tides of Time (2013)

for Gabriel Cabezas

Instrumentation: cello + any four musicians

Duration: 12 minutes

Riprap (2013)

Instrumentation: versions for marimba + string quartet and marimba + string orchestra

Duration: 10 minutes

Gliese 581 (2013)

for Marcel

Instrumentation: guitar, clarinet, cello

Duration: 12 minutes

Brandenburg Interstices (2012)

for the 2012 Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival

Instrumentation: flute, 2 violins, viola, cello, bass, harpsichord

Duration: 13 minutes

Spring/Neap (2012)

for PRISM Saxophone Quartet

Instrumentation: saxophone quartet

Duration: 6 minutes

Program Notes

Buy Album: The Curtis Project by PRISM Quartet

Children of the Fire (2012) 

commissioned by One Book One Philadelphia for Ensemble39, in celebration of Edwidge Danticat’s Create Dangerously

Instrumentation: oboe, clarinet, violin, viola, bass

Duration: 9 minutes

Reflection Nebulae (2011)

Instrumentation: amplified string quartet

Duration: 13 minutes


Kisiabaton (2010)

Instrumentation: oboe + string quartet

Duration: 11 minutes

At Continent’s End (2010)

for the Rock School for Dance Education

Instrumentation: 2 pianos + 2 percussionists

Duration: 15 minutes

Earth (2010)

for the 2010 Monadnock Music festival, poetry by Marcia Falk

Instrumentation: soprano + string quartet

Duration: 7 minutes

Down the Foggy Ruins of Time (2009)

Instrumentation: clarinet, violin, cello, piano

Duration: 7 minutes


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Gabriella Smith