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book on music, gesture & rhetoric
Traces of a Silent Landscape
Sonata "Muskoka"
Global tapestry - Ananta duo
Sonata "Muskoka" for clarinet & piano (Lake movement). Ananta Duo: "Global Tapestry" (2018). Purchase. Spotify.

Windermere String Quartet: Inner Landscapes
Traces of a Silent Landscape. Windermere String Quartet: "Inner Landscapes" (2016). Purchase. iTunes. Spotify. Naxos Music Library.


Lullaby. Edmonton Symphony Orchestra: "A Concert for New York" (2013). 2014 Western Canadian Music Awards nominee for Classical Recording of the Year. Purchase.



Some ensembles & musicians on the web that have performed my music.
Orchestras Conductors
Brantford Symphony Orchestra
Deep River Symphony Orchestra
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra
Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony
National Academy Orchestra
Orchestre Métropolitain
Ottawa Symphony Orchestra
Ottawa Youth Orchestra
Regina Symphony Orchestra
Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra
Sudbury Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Nova Scotia
University of Ottawa Orchestra
Victoria Symphony
Windsor Symphony Orchestra
Bob Bernhardt
Boris Brott
Stuart Chafetz
David Currie
William Eddins
Robert Franz
John Gomez
José-Luis Gomez
Bernhard Gueller
Julian Kuerti
Martin MacDonald
Edwin Outwater
Martin Panteleev
William Rowson
Ronald Royer
Philip Sarabura
Mark Skazinetsky
Jean-Philippe Tremblay
Lucas Waldin
Michael Zaugg
Ensembles Musicians
Alcan Quartet
Canadian Sinfonietta Chamber Players
Elanée Ensemble
Grand Philharmonic Choir
Gryphon Trio
Musica Camerata
North/South Consonance
Ontario Strings Association Youth Orchestra
Opus 8 Choir
Ottawa Chamber Players
Pro Coro Canada
Richard Eaton Singers
Talisker Chamber Players
University of Alberta Academy Strings
Vaughan String Quartet
Windermere String Quartet
Nathan Berg, bass-baritone
Gregory Butler, piano
Melanie Conly, soprano
Alexander Dobson, baritone
Denise Djokic, cello
Jamie Drake, percussion
Ross Edwards, clarinet
Michael Esch, piano
Renée-Paule Gauthier, violin
Sarah Hagen, piano
David Jalbert, cello
Connie Kaldor, singer-songwriter
Cecilia Kang, clarinet
Lynn Kuo, violin
Peter Longworth, piano
Richard Moore, percussion
Ana María Otamendi, piano
Dillon Parmer, tenor
Pemi Paull, viola
Charles Pilon, viola
Jeremy Spurgeon, piano
Sean Rice, clarinet
Claudia Schaer, violin
Peter Stoll, clarinet
Leslie Ting, violin
Justin Welsh, baritone
Gregory Wiest, tenor

Professional organizations & festivals that have supported my work as a composer & scholar.
Brott Music Festival
Canada Council for the Arts
Canadian League of Composers (CLC)
Canadian Music Centre (CMC)
Canadian University Music Society (CUMS)
CBC Radio 2
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
Music and Beyond Festival
National Arts Centre Composers Program
New York International Fringe Festival
Ontario Arts Council
Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival
Queen's University
Royal Library of Denmark
Scotia Festival of Music
Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
Spring for Music Festival
twentieth-century music (CUP)
University of Alberta Press
University of Ottawa
Windsor Canadian Music Festival

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Music Resources
IMSLP / Petrucci Music Library | Over 17,000 public-domain scores available free online.
Digital Mozart Edition | Complete scores in an authoritative edition (free).
Naxos Music Library | Listen to tens of thousands of recordings (subscription).
CBC Concerts on Demand | Listen to concerts recorded live across Canada.
Pytheas Centre for Contemporary Music | Clearing house for info on contemporary composers.
Boosey & Hawkes Online Scores | View scores by contemporary composers (free).
Theodore Presser Online Scores | View scores by contemporary composers (free).
NAC Music Box | Listen to Canadian music performed by NACO (free).
Canadian Music Centre | Listen to music by Canadian composers (free).
Beethoven-Haus in Bonn | The composer's sketches digitized!