Toccata for orchestra

Toccata for orchestra, “City Lights, Country Sun” (2008) dur. 8 minutes. 3-3-3-3 4-3-3-1 timp., 2 perc., harp and strings. Commissioned by the Vermont Philharmonic Orchestra to celebrate its 50th anniversary. Commission funded in part by grants from the Vermont Arts Council, the New England Foundation for the Arts, Meet the Composer and private donors. World premiere Barre Opera House, Oct. 18, 2009; Oct. 19, 2009 Hardwick Town House Theater (Lou Kosma, cond.); Feb. 7, 2009 Johnson State College; Feb. 8, 2009 Barre Opera House; May 30, 2009 St. Michael’s College; May 31, 2009 St. Johnsbury; Jan. 30, 2010 Central New Jersey Youth Orchestra in the Watchung Hills High School (Kosma); Feb. 13, 2011 Northern New Jersey Youth Orchestra, Sparta (Kosma)