Works Catalog

Works Written for The Robin Cox Ensemble:


HEX
piano, cello, violin, bass clarinet, vibraphone, and marimba (2011)


Zeros Are Complicated
piano, cello, violin, bass clarinet, vibraphone, and marimba (2010)


HOURGLASS
dance improvisers, piano, cello, violin, bass clarinet, vibraphone, and marimba (2010)


Joze
djembe, cello, marimba, and violin (2009)


RPM
solo violin, cello, tutti violin, bass clarinet, vibraphone, and marimba (2008)


Levitation Games
solo marimba, cello, violin, bass clarinet, vibraphone, and marimba (2006)

Faster Than That
piano, cello, bass clarinet, marimba, vibraphone, violin, 2nd piano (2005)


Drive
cello, bass clarinet, marimba, vibraphone, drums and violin (2004)


199
cello, bass clarinet, marimba, vibraphone, and violin (2003)


Midnight
cello, bass clarinet, marimba, vibraphone, and violin (2003)


Volt
cello, marimba, vibraphone, and violin (2002)


Escher
cello, marimba, vibraphone, and violin (2001)


SQ
cello, two marimbas, and violin (2001)


Near Miss
djembe, cello, marimba, and violin (2001)


Bellow
cello, marimba, large drums, and violin (2000)


Square Feet
djembe, cello, marimba, and violin (2000)


Echo
cello, two marimbas, and violin (2000)


If Dogs Only Knew
cello, mallet kat, marimba, and violin (1999)


Widget
djembe, cello, marimba, and violin (1999)


Katong
cello/bass drum, mallet kat, marimba, and violin (1999)


Aria
djembe, cello, marimba, and violin (1999)

 

 

Other Works for one to eight players:


Ghost of Time
for violin and stereo electronic playback (2016)


RAIL
for violin and stereo electronic playback (2015)


Sky
for violin and stereo electronic playback (2015) and extended version with additional playback track of children interviewing children (2015)


Lift
(in three movements) for violin and stereo electronic playback (2014)


Doughboy
violin and stereo electronic playback (2014)


Mad River Echo
violin and stereo electronic playback (2014)


Cylindric
violin and stereo electronic playback (2014)


If Ever
four noted parts of any number of instruments, three narrators, and electronic playback (2014)


DO NOT BE ALARMED
four noted parts of any number of instruments, and electronic processing of two improvised percussion parts, three analog clocks, and numerous digital clocks (2014)


Hovering
violin and stereo electronic playback (2013)


HOURGLASS II
dance improvisers, cello, violin, four channel electronic playback (2013)


START
violin and stereo electronic playback (2012) (revised 2014)


Midnight Solo 3
violin and stereo playback (2012)


Double Arrow
vibraphone and marimba (2012)


Campana
violin and stereo playback (2012)


Canalie
accordion and piano (2012)


Three for Violin
solo violin the three movements In Circles, Far Too Human, and Oppositional (2012)


Little Demon
solo chromatic didgeridoo (2011)


For Tomorrow
solo cello (2009)


Everywhere
bass clarinet and digitally processed vibraphone (2008)


Fool’s Day
flute, piano, cello, violin, bass clarinet, vibraphone, and marimba (2007)


Terra Firma
solo double bass (2007)


Faster Than That
piano duo (2005)


Billy’s First Dance
violin and piano (2003)


String Quartet No.2 (2000)


Points of Balance
Bb clarinet and cello (1999)


Katong
string quartet and percussion (1998)


Dichotomy
piano solo and septet (1998)


Twitch
marimba duet (1997)


Treading the Balance
amplified cello and violin (1997)


Five Reasons to Move
brass trio or cello, bass clarinet, violin trio (1997)


Glide I, II, III
marimba and violin (1996)


Reflections on Olive
solo cello (1996)


Trio for Tuba and Two Cellos (1995)


A Change of Scenery
MIDI percussion instruments (1994)


Eight on a Curve
string quartet, flute, clarinet, marimba, and piano (1993)


Step Ahead, Step Aside
clarinet and flute (1993)


Exposé
violin and piano (1991)


Reaction Suite
alto saxophone and piano (1990)


Triptych
french horn and string quartet (1989)


String Quartet No.1 (1988)


Collaborative Works:


still no words
electronic sound score (2013) with choreographer Stephanie Nugent


Box Music
solo amplified violin (2012) with choreographer Stephanie Nugent


12:01
solo digitally processed violin (2011) with choreographer Summer Brown


SILT
electronic sound score (2009) with choreographer Stephanie Nugent


Small Spaces
solo violin, cello, bass clarinet, vibraphone, and marimba (2008) with choreographer Stephanie Nugent


Twice Told Tales
violin, marimba, vibraphone, and clarinets, cello, and three narrators (2005) with Speaking of Stories and director Maggie Mixsell


Faster Than That
electronic playback (2004) with choreographer Stephanie Nugent


New Year’s Harmattan
video and violin, marimba, vibraphone, clarinet, and cello,(2004) with filmmaker Kwame Braun


Directions to Keep From Falling
narration and violin, marimba, vibraphone, drums, clarinet, and cello, (2004) with playwright Judy Bauerlein


Music for Tutto Plastico
continuous six channel electronic playback (2004) with visual artist Catherine Siri Nugent


Music for Read the Bones
two percussionists (2003) with choreographer Loretta Livingston


Music for Unrequited Views of Perception Irrationalisms
bassoon, clarinet, and violin (2003) with choreographer Douglas Nielsen


Music for Surya Namaskara
violin, marimba, cello, and mallet kat (2002) with choreographer Jerry Pearson


Music for This is a House
electronic playback (2002) with choreographer Stephanie Nugent


Music for Move/Let Us Listen
violin, marimba, vibraphone, and bass clarinet (2002) with choreographer Loretta Livingston


Music for Underlie
violin, marimba, vibraphone, and cello (2002)with choreographer Jerry Pearson


in-be-t-wee-n
solo double bass and dance improvisation (2001) with choreographer Stephanie Nugent


Music for Hard Place
solo violin and dance (2001) with choreographer Douglas Nielsen


Dances for White Rooms
violin and marimba (2001) with choreographer Loretta Livingston


Music for Atelier at Four AM
six channel continuous electronic playback (2000) with visual artist Catherine Nugent


Parable of the Two Large Grappling Men
tuba/bass drum and narrator (2000) -text by Chris Bachelder


Side Music
solo violin (1998) with choreographer Jeff Slayton


Potter’s Wheel
two string instruments (1996, 1997) with choreographer Stephanie Nugent


Homefront
three amplified cellos (1990) with choreographer Anita Cheng

 

Works for Large Ensemble:


Pivot
large wind ensemble (2002/2009)


Three Laments
chorus and two percussionists (2001)


Summit
a concerto for trumpet and orchestra (1995)


Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (1992)


Chain Descending
orchestra (1991)


Jazz Portrait
orchestra (1988)