Crème Brûlée morphs slowly between the world of Gérard Grisey with spectral bursts created with IRCAM's Orchids and the one of Steve Reich with a steady and repetitive patterns.
for string orchestra (4, 4, 3, 3, 1)
15' - for Shattered Glass
Lacrimosa is in two main movements in which all the instrument are divisi, i.e. 14 individual parts
for fl, picc, cl, vn, va, vc, db, vib, perc
10' - for the NYU contemporary ensemble
0556022088 was composed for the NYU contemporary ensemble in 2013 and was an attempt to explore things I've never done before.
Hommage à Baligh Hamdi
for fl, cl, vn, vc, pia, hp, egtr, 2 sopranos
8' - for Wild Rumpus
Baligh Hamdi was an Egyptian composer who wrote many of Egypt's most fantastic songs. Hommage à Baligh Hamdi is in three parts and requires the 2 singers to remain seated for the first half while holding a white handkerchief, mimicking Oum Kalthoum's stage presence.