Both compositions on this page have links to videos on YouTube where you can
follow the score while a recording plays and the pages turn automatically.
Several of my orchestral compositions have been recorded for commercial release by prominent European
orchestras (see links at bottom of entries to discography pages for those that are already available).
HILL COUNTRY RHAPSODY
Publisher: Black Squirrel Music
"Commissioned by Trinity University, in San Antonio, Texas, this is a medley of famous Appalachian fiddle tunes arranged for string orchestra. The tunes used are Drunken Hiccoughs, Sally Gooden, Five Miles from Town, Molly Baker, Chicken Reel, Sally Johnson, Uncle Joe, Leather Breeches, and Wag'ner." (from the preface to the score)
“Interest is divided well between sections of the orchestra. Highly recommended.” (publisher’s promo)
SERENATA FOR STRINGS
Publisher: Dacker Music
Contemporary style work in five movements. PREVIEW ON YOUTUBE
The individual movements, with their locations on the audio track, are listed below.
1. Prologue 0:00
2. Scherzo 3:17
3. Nocturne 4:40
4. Tarantella 7:40
5. Epilogue 9:49
"Inward and emotional, this multi-movement work is a powerful statement from a composer of depth and substance."
-- Ablaze Records promo
This composition is also available scored for chamber orchestra with winds and percussion.
Download from Score Exchange
Recording by Brno Philharmonic Orchestra, Robert Kružik, conductor
Released on the album Orchestral Masters Vol. 8 from Ablaze Records