Performances

The Next Number for computer

  • Performed at Huddersfield University, Huddersfield, England, October 19, 2013

Loose Canons (1995) for three electric guitars

  • Performed by Seth Josel et al., Conservatorio Di Como, Como, Italy, September 25, 2013

Avaley Taan for two singers and piano

  • Performed by John McDonald, Daniela Tosic and Cristi Catt at 3-D Reunion Concert, Tufts University Music Department, Medford, MA, September 15, 2013

Ganga Yamuna arranged for soprano and piano

  • Performed by John McDonald and Daniela Tosic at 3-D Reunion Concert, Tufts University Music Department, Medford, MA, September 15, 2013

Piece of Work (2005) for Max/MSP patch using toy piano samples and laptop computer

  • Performed by David Claman at 3-D Reunion Concert, Tufts University Music Department, Medford, MA, September 15, 2013

Like This (2010) for violin and ‘cello

  • Performed by Susannah Chapman and Cal Wiersma at Tenri Cultural Institute, Manhattan, NY, April 19, 2013
  • Performed by Susannah Chapman and Cal Wiersma at Cornelia Street Cafe, Manhattan, NY, May 5, 2013

Aasai Neelavey (2008) for saxophone and guitar

  • Performed by The Creviston-Fader Duo at Lehman College-CUNY, Bronx, NY, April 18, 2013
  • Performed by The Creviston-Fader Duo at Tenri Cultural Institute, Manhattan, NY, April 19, 2013

Liberties Taken arranged for saxophone trio

  • Performed by Christopher Creviston, Noa Even, and Demetrius Spaneas at Lehman College-CUNY, Bronx, NY, April 18, 2013
  • Performed by Christopher Creviston, Noa Even, and Demetrius Spaneas at Tenri Cultural Institute, Manhattan, NY, April 19, 2013

Ganga Yamuna arranged for saxophone and piano

  • Performed by Jed Distler and Demetrius Spaneas at Lehman College-CUNY, Bronx, NY, April 18, 2013
  • Performed by Jed Distler and Demetrius Spaneas at Tenri Cultural Institute, Manhattan, NY, April 19, 2013
  • Performed by Jed Distler and Demetrius Spaneas at Cornelia Street Cafe, Manhattan, NY, May 5, 2013

Variations on Amba Kamakshi (2011) arranged for Alto Saxophone and Percussion

  • Performed by Noa Even and Stephen Klunk at Lehman College-CUNY, Bronx, NY, April 18, 2013
  • Performed by Noa Even and Stephen Klunk at Tenri Cultural Institute, Manhattan, NY, April 19, 2013

Ganga Yamuna arranged for Sankari Krishnan and Carnatic Ensemble

  • Performed at Lehman College-CUNY, Bronx, NY, April 18, 2013
  • Performed at Tenri Cultural Institute, Manhattan, NY, April 19, 2013

Aaasai Neelavey (2008) for saxophone and guitar

  • Performed by The Montagnard Duo at Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA, October 10, 2012
  • Performed by The Montagnard Duo at Mount Allison University, Sackville, New Brunswick, CA, October 13, 2012
  • Performed by The Montagnard Duo at The University of Maine, Augusta, Augusta, ME, October 15, 2012
  • Performed by The Montagnard Duo at The Boston University School of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, October 16. 2012

Gone for Foreign (1999) for flute, oboe, violin, ‘cello, two guitars. 

  • Performed by The Cygnus Ensemble at The Library of Congress, Washington, DC, March 7, 2012
  • Performed by The Cygnus Ensemble at The Amphibian Gallery, New York, NY, April 3, 2012
  • Performed by The Cygnus Ensemble at Cornelia Street Cafe, Manhattan, NY, May 5, 2013

Variations on Amba Kamakshi (2011) for alto flute and percussion. Commission from The Zephyrus Ensemble

  • Premiered at The Festival of New American Music (FENAM) Sacramento State University, Sacramento, California, November 6, 2011

Piece of Work (2005) for Max/MSP patch using toy piano samples and laptop computer

  • Performed by David Claman at CUNY New Music Festival, New York, NY, May 1, 2011.
  • Performed by David Claman at Bargemusic, Brooklyn, NY, June 12, 2011

J.P. Licks (2011) for flute, violin, cello, marimba. Commission from The Cadillac Moon Ensemble

  • Premiered in New York, NY, March 5, 2011
  • Performed by The Cadillac Moon Ensemble at The Firehouse Space, Brooklyn NY, February 1, 2013

Out Standing (2010) for bass clarinet and piano. Commission from The Da Capo Chamber Players

  • Premiered by Meighan Stoops and Blair McMillen at Merkin Hall, NY, June 8, 2010

Like This (2010) for violin and ‘cello. Commission from The Cygnus Ensemble

  • Premiered at Victoria Bond’s Cutting Edge Music Festival, Symphony Space, NY, April 5, 2010

Time, Time and Half-a-Time (2010) for Soprano, flute, guitar, cello. Commission from The Cygnus Ensemble

  • Premiered at Bargemusic, Brooklyn NY, February 26, 2010

Uncommon Content (2010) for Trumpet and Saxophone.

  • Premiered by David Pituch and Ross Beaucraft, Walsh Gallery, Chicago IL, February 6, 2010

Piece of Work (2005) for Max/MSP patch using toy piano samples and laptop computer.

  • Performed by David Claman at Composers Concordance Concert, DROM, Manhattan, NY January 30, 2010

Aaasai Neelavey (2008) for saxophone and guitar. Commissioned by Oren Fader, Christopher Creviston and Noa Even.

  • Premiered by Creviston and Fader at Greenwich House Music School, New York, NY, March 31, 2008.
  • Subsequent performances at The Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam, April 3, 2008
  • The North American Saxophone Alliance National Conference, Columbia South Carolina, April 7, 2008
  • San Francisco Conservatory of Music, June 8, 2008.

Philosophers Some Time Went Upon These Hills (2008) for computer

  • Selected for multiple performances and upcoming CD release as part of 2008 60×60 project

Of the Goodness of the Folk of the Isle of Braghman (2007) for computer

  • Premiered at The International Computer Music Conference, SUNY Stonybrook, June 1-5, 2010

Toutes Les Choses de la Terre (2007) for two sopranos

  • Premiered by Jeanne Goffi and Lori McCann, Milbank Chapel, Columbia University, NY, May 2, 2007

Annamalai (2006) for tenor, baritone, bass and piano. Opera scene based on a short story by R.K. Narayan

  • Premiered at South Oxford Space, Brooklyn, NY, September 22-23, 2006 as part of American Opera Project’s Composers and The Voice program

If You Love The Body (2006) for bass and piano. Song using a poem by Richard Tillinghast

  • Premiered at South Oxford Space, Brooklyn, NY, April 19-20, 2006 as part of American Opera Project’s Composers and The Voice program

2nd Trust Cross Street (2006) for computer, samples and interactive software

  • Premiered at Clark University, Worcester, MA, May 2006
  • Konzerthaus Berlin, Werner-Otto-Saal, Oktober 8, 2008

to the maps (2005) for Pierrot Ensemble

  • Premiered by The New Millennium Ensemble, Merkin Hall, New York, October 16, 2005
  • Music07 Festival, Cincinnati OH, June 14, 2007

Long Hot Summer Night by Jimi Hendrix (1967) arr. Claman (2005) for Pierrot Ensemble

  • Premiered by The New Millennium Ensemble at Merkin Hall in NYC, October 16, 2005
  • Redbones, Cambridge MA by Boston’s Firebird Ensemble, February 13, 2006, January 22, 2007
  • The Music Hall, Portsmouth NH by Boston’s Firebird Ensemble, January 26, 2007

Piece of Work (2005) for Max/MSP patch using toy piano samples and laptop computer

  • Premiered at the XTP festival at Clark University, Worcester, MA, November 5, 2005
  • State University of New York, Albany, NY, March 4, 2007

Brit (2005) for computer. Selected for the third 60×60 program

  • Premiered at Collective Unconscious, New York, November 3, 2005
  • Multiple subsequent performances as part of 60×60
  • Released on CD on the Vox Novus label, July, 2007

Loomings (2003) for computer. Selected to be part of the 60×60 concert of electronic music

  • Premiered at Under St. Marks Theater in New York, November 2003
  • Multiple subsequent performances
  • Released on Capstone Records, fall 2004

UnPact (2003) for piano four-hands. Commission from Tufts University Music Department

  • Premiered at Tufts University, Medford MA, December 6, 2003
  • Merkin Hall, New York, October 16, 2005
  • Recorded in July 2008. Released on Albany Records, July 2014

Ghostbusters (2002) for four mobile electric guitars, percussion, CD playback

  • Premiered at Colorado College, April 2002
  • College Of The Holy Cross, April 2003
  • Princeton University, as part of their Composers Ensemble Series, May 2003
  • Music With View Series, curated by Kathleen Supove, The Flea Theater, New York, December 3, 2008

Kaavena Kuuvena (1999) for the South Indian vocal ensemble Madhuraddhvani using a Tamil text by Mr. S. Vaideeshwaran

  • Premiered and recorded at Brhaddhvani Institute, Madras, India, June 1999

Gone for Foreign (1999) for flute, oboe, violin, ‘cello, two guitars. Commission from The American Composers Forum

  • Premiered by New York’s CYGNUS Ensemble at Merkin Hall, New York, May 20, 2000
  • New York’s Ethical Culture Society, December 2003
  • Sarah Lawrence College, December 2003
  • Released on Bridge Records, May 2006
  • Mannes Guitar Institute, New York, July 1, 2007
  • Bargemusic, Brooklyn NY, February 26, 2010

Septet: hip replacement (1996) for trumpets, percussion, electric guitars, electric bass

  • Premiered at Princeton University, October 8, 1996
  • Recorded for Princeton Composers CD, August 20, 1997, released July 1998

Quartet (Intellectual Property) (1996) for string quartet

  • Premiered by the Cassatt Quartet at Princeton University, May 12, 1996
  • Quartet X, Clark University, Worcester, MA, September 17, 2006

Loose Canons  (1995) for three electric guitars

  • Premiered at Princeton University, April 25, 1995
  • Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, as part of the Bang On A Can Marathon, June 2, 1996
  • Hanns Eisler Academy in Berlin, Germany, January 14, 1999
  • Colorado College New Music Seminar, July 15, 2001
  • Broadcast on BBC Radio 3, September 2003
  • The Cutting Room, New York, March 21, 2006

’70 (1994) for computer generated tape

  • Premiered at Princeton University, October 22, 1994
  • Society for Electro-Acoustic Music National Conference, Birmingham, AL, April 19, 1996
  • Hanns Eisler Academy, Berlin, Germany, July 4, 1996
  • Released on CD by The American Composers Forum on Innova Records “Sonic Circuits IV” October 1996
  • Broadcast on “Art of the States” radio show produced by WGBH in Boston, including CD production and world-wide distribution to more than fifty countries, May, 1999
  • Beauty, Horror and Silence: The Electronic Arts and Music Festival, Harold Golen Gallery in Miami FL, December 5, 2009.