The Blue Chevrolet
2002 – 4 Movements – Duration: 33 minutes
Description: A musical road trip. My parents used to drive us up Rt. 1 from Virginia to Maine each Summer. This is my memory of that trip. This has been performed as individual movements. Especially “The Detour, the Argument, and Finally, the Map” (movement 3) and “Home” (movement 4).
The Blue Chevrolet – Movement III: The Detour, The Argument, and Finally, The Map
Minimum orchestra required: 2 fl (picc), 2 ob(EH), 2 cl, 2bsn, 3 trp, 4 hrn, 3 trb, tba, 3 perc, timp, harp, strings
The Brooklyn Affair
2001 – 4 Movements – Duration: 30 minutes
Description: This piece is a blast to play and to conduct. The violinist Janice Martin knows this piece well and is available to play it.
The Brooklyn Affair – Movement II: The Subway Chase
Minimum orchestra required: 2 fl (picc), 2 ob (eh), 2 cl, 2 bsn, 2 trp, 3 hrn, 2 trb, tba, 2 perc, timp, harp, strings, solo violin