Welcome!

Thanks for visiting my site! Please take some time to poke around and look at my work. Contact me if you are in need of a collaborative pianist, are interested in lessons, or have any questions about my compositions!

I am now accepting private students in piano, clarinet, saxophone, and composition for the 2019-2020 school year. Lessons are given in half-hour and hour-long increments (exception: composition lessons are one hour.) Contact me for more information or check out my teaching page.

Learn to read music!

Unit 1 of Music Notation Step-by-Step is done and available for purchase! It includes Lessons 1-5: Staves, Systems, Notes, and Ledger Lines, as well as exercises and an answer key. Click here to read the introduction and access the lessons.

Update!

The video of the Massachusetts premiere of my string orchestra piece, “Daughter of the Stars” is up! Check out the video and the score here.

A new version of my Nocturne No. 1 is available for double bass. You can see the score and listen to it here.

Exciting News!

My piece for string quartet, “White Apples” will be performed on October 19, 2019 at 4:30 PM at Belhaven University in Jackson, MI as part of the chamber concert ending the 2019 national conference of the Christian Fellowship of Art Music Composers. The concert is free and open to the public.

My piece, “Daughter of the Stars” will be performed by the Great Woods Symphony under the direction of Delvyn Case on Thursday, August 8th at 7PM on the President’s Lawn at Wheaton College, Norton, MA. The concert is free and and open to the public. Items for the Cupboard of Kindness Food Pantry will be collected if you wish to donate. Click here for more information, including parking and rain location.

My piece, “Our Dwelling Place” will be featured during the June 5 program of the radio show, “Music of Our Mothers“, which airs each Wednesday from 1-3PM. Click here to stream the program online.

I am pleased to announce that my piece for string orchestra, Daughter of the Stars, has been selected to be included on volume 7 of Orchestral Masters which will be released by ABLAZE Records in Spring 2020. Click here to learn more about the project and how you can partner with me.