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‘Uphill’ | Aizuri Quartet

'Well' | Build + Karlie Bruce

‘56’ | Build

Ride | Build | Video by Ana Veselic

‘within’ | Vicky Chow

‘Submerge’ | Bearthoven

‘Further Down’ and ‘Proximity’ | Mobius Percussion

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'For Triangles' video and single released!

Video of 'For Triangles,' beautifully performed by Los Angeles Percussion Quartet and beautifully shot by Four/Ten Media.

We have released the audio as a single which you can listen to and purchase on Bandcamp.

'For Triangles' scores are available for purchase here.

For Hi-Hats

'For Hi-Hats' was premiered July 2017 at the So Percussion Summer Institute by the awesome students Joe Berry, Sam Gohl, Clark Hubbard, and Christian Hughes. Above is the video of the premiere.

The defining feature of the hi-hat is the pedal opening and closing the two cymbals. This gives both the ability to control the resonance of the instrument and the duration of notes. In ‘For Hi-Hats’ I explore both of these abilities through the framework of simple arithmetic processes creating tightly choreographed rhythmic coordination between the four performers.

Click here to purchase a score of 'For Hi-Hats' 

New single! "On and On and," a choral piece based on the writings on John Muir performed by Sacra/Profana, conducted by Krishan Oberoi. 

Released 5/5/2015. Purchased or free download at bandcamp.

Premiered September 2014 at the Carlsbad Music Festival.

"a second hearing confirmed the strength and surprising emotional power of this piece. Although the terse John Muir text is little more than a koan, its mesmerizing repetitions suggest broader ontological significance." -Ken Hermann, San Diego Story

"Amazing piece" -Second Inversion

New album! Jake Schepps Quintet's "Entwined"

Released 1/27/2015 on Fine Mighty Records.

New music for bluegrass string band by Marc Mellits, Matt Flinner, Gyan Riley and Matt McBane featuring 5-track suite "Drawn." 

Purchase: bandcamp (preferred), amazon, itunes.