selected works

Big Band Compositions & Arrangements

 

Bolivia (2011) - Comp. by Cedar Walton

Flugelhorn & Flute Feature

 

Park Avenue Petite (2009) - Comp. by  Benny Golson
Trombone (or Flugelhorn) Feature, Ballad



Mr. P.C. (2008) - Comp. by John Coltrane

Saxophone Section feature, Swing



Manha de Carnaval (2008) - Comp. by Luis Bonfa
Flugelhorn & Classical Guitar Feature. Bossa Nova

 

Everybody’s Perfect (2007) - original composition

Saxophone Feature, Basie-Style Swing

 

Small Ensemble Works

 

The Blossom of Parting (2011) - Comp. by Joey Calderazzo,

as recorded by Branford Marsalis on the album Metamorphosen.

Arrangement for strings, brass and woodwinds.



Pennies From Heaven (2007) - Comp. by  Burke & Johnston
Jazz Nonet Arrangement, Medium Swing

Spain (2006) - Comp. by Chick Corea
Jazz Septet Arrangement, Latin Samba

Moanin’ (2005) - Comp. by Bobby Timmons
Jazz Septet Arrangement, Medium Shuffle

 







 

 

Choral Music

 

Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho (2013) - Spiritual/Arr. Coppola

2-part treble choir with solo descant

 

Graduation (2012) - original composition

2-Part Treble Choir
Based on the poem Graduation by Dorothea Tanning (2012)

Dedicated to the 2012 Graduating Class of P.S. 31