List of Works

CalArts Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance Performance, May 2018

Large Ensemble:
Why Are We Crushing The Bugs? (2018) – Orchestra
Soul’s Response (2016) – Orchestra – Premiered Summer 2017 as part of Tennessee Valley Music Festival Young Composers’ Forum (c. 9 min)
Almost, Always, Alone (2016) – Choir – Premiered November 2017 (c. 4 min)
Their Revelry (2016) – Choir – Text by Anne Bronte (c. 3 min)
Rose Tinted Intentions (2016) – String Orchestra (c. 3 min)

Theatrical Works:
Children Cannot Sleep (hybrid musical/dance premiered May 7, 2018) – six vocalist, clarinet, violin, piano – Libretto by Gillian Rae Perry (30 mins)
A Sidewalk One Night (micro-opera premiered March 4th, 2017) – soprano, violin, piano – Libretto by Grace Cuny (c. 12 min)
Insufficiency (2016) – soprano, violin, viola, cello –Premiered by SYZYGY ensemble Spring 2016 Matt Albert directing, Additional Performance Fall 2016 – Text by Gillian Rae Perry (c. 7 min)
How it Happened (2015) – soprano, vibraphone – Premiered Spring 2016 – Text by Gillian Rae Perry (c. 6 min)
But You Never Say You’re Proud (2015) – (micro-opera project) countertenor, tenor, piano – Premiered Fall 2015 – Libretto by Jenna Hammun (c. 11 min)
Welcome to the Waiting Room (2015) – (10-min musical project) two male voices, two female voices, piano –– Libretto by Gillian Rae Perry and Esther Lim (c. 8 min)

Chamber Ensemble:
Mercurial (2018) – Chamber Orchestra – Premiered December 7th, 2018 (c. 30 mins)
Home – co-written with Brandon Carson – violin, viola – premiered January 2018 by the Aperture Duo (5 mins)
Weightless
I. Surge
II. Suspended
III. Elation
IV. Landfall
flute (double alto flute), violin, cello, vibraphone, piano – premiered December 2017 (5 mins)
A Prelude in Being Small (2017) – violin, cello – to be premiered May 7th at Site 131 (c. 2 min)
another shout into the void (2016) – marimba, vibraphone, glockenspiel, drumset, bass drum –Premiered Fall 2016 (c. 5 min)
Hiding Isn’t Home (2016) – wind gong, bamboo wind chimes, suspended cymbal, oboe –Premiered as part of SYZYGY 24-Hour Concert Fall 2016, Additional Performance Fall 2016 (c. 4 min)
the Sirens the Silence (2016) – flute, english horn, Bb clarinet, trumpet, F horn, vibraphone, tam-tam, bass drum – Premiered Fall 2016 (c. 6 min)
Just Her (2016) – four hands one Piano –Premiered Spring 2016 (c. 6 min)
Only the Children Know (2016) – string quartet
I. All Once Children
II. Invisible to the Eye
III. Listening to the Stars
IV. Land of Tears
Premiered Fall 2016, Additional Performance Fall 2016 (c. 10 min)
Only in Sleep (2016) – female vocalist, narrator, cello – Premiered Fall 2016 – Text by Sara Teasdale (c. 4 mins)
Drowning (2016) – water gong, two violins, cello, piano (c. 8 min)
Lustre (2015) – flute, oboe, violin, piano – collaboration with SMU Dance Department Premiered Fall 2015 (c. 4 min)
October (2015) – flute, violin, piano – Premiered Fall 2015, Additional Performance Fall 2015 (c. 5 min)
Afar We Go (2015) – toy piano, narrator, string quartet – commissioned by Bridge The Gap. Premiered Fall 2015 (co-written with Brandon Carson) – Text by Robert Louis Stevenson (c. 8 min)
Like Them (2014) – electronics, piano (c. 5 min)
All That We See or Seem (2014) – flute, piano – Premiered Fall 2014 (c. 6 min)
For Allena (2014) – clarinet, cello, piano – Premiered Spring 2014 (c. 9 min)
Lydia (2014) – string quartet (c. 5 min)
Empty Echo (2014) – violin, cello (c. 3 min)
Elinor and Marianne (2013) – two pianos (c. 4 min)
Dallas Hall (2013) – two cellos, two violas, violin (c. 4 min)

Chamber Ensemble with vocalist:
Gentle – Premiered Spring 2017 – soprano, violin, cello – text by Gillian Rae Perry (c. 2 min)
A Fixed Idea (2016) – mezzo-soprano, piano – Premiered Fall 2016 – Text by Amy Lowell (c. 4 min)
I Have a Rendezvous with Death (2016) – bass, piano – Commissioned from Langelihle Hlophe – Text by Alan Seeger (c. 8 min)
Dark Circles Song Cycle (2016) – soprano, piano, string quartet –– Text by Edgar Allan Poe (c. 10 min)
Seven Years – Acapella Arrangement of Lukas Graham’s Seven Years – Commissioned by Stampede Acapella Group (2016) (c. 4 min)
Echo (2015) – two sopranos, piano – Premiered Fall 2015 – Text by Christine Rossetti (c. 5 min)
Thanks (2015) – baritone, piano –Commissioned from Chris Thrailkill – Text by Gillian Rae Perry (c. 3 min)
Ave Atque Vale (2014) – tenor, piano -– Text by Michael Hamburger (c. 4 min)

Solo Pieces:
Important Things – solo harp – premiered Spring 2017 (c. 4 min)
Sleepy Hollow (2014) – solo cello – Premiered at Phoenix Repertory performance of the theatre production “Sleepy Hollow” Fall 2014 (c. 4 min)
One of the Imaginaries (2016) – solo marimba –Premiered Senior Recital Fall 2016 (c. 4 min)
Doors Windows Chapters – solo piano – Premiered Fall 2016 (c. 5 min)
Esther (2015) – solo piano (c. 4 min)
Day to Today (2015) – solo piano – Collaboration with SMU Theatre Department. Premiered Spring 2015 (c. 3 min)
This One Is (2015 – solo piano (c. 5 min)
Six Years For Dreaming (44 total pieces so far) – solo piano – (2013 to present) (c. 274 min)
Preludes from a Wandering Mind (2014) – solo piano -– Premiered Fall 2014 (c. 10 min)
At The Close (2014) – solo piano – Premiered Spring 2015, Additional Performance Spring 2016) (c. 4 min)
The Shrinkwrap is Broken (2016) – solo tuba – read Fall 2016 (c. 3 min)

Short Film:
Echos – short film by Mark Kerins – Electronics (c. 8 min)
Listen to Your Sister (2017) – short film by Gillian Rae Perry – string quartet (c. 8 min)
Que Est-Elle (2016) short film by Ryan Blitzer – piano, electronics  (c. 5 min)
WU ad exercise 1 and 2 (2016) ad by Ryan Blitzer – solo piano (c. 30 sec)
Connected (2016) short film by Ryan Blitzer made as part of Talent on Reels 48 hour film project – violin, piano, electronics (c. 5 min)
Mother’s Love (2016) short film by Alexus Simpson – electronics, cello –  Premiered at SFA Film Festival Spring 2016 (c. 8 min)
Close to Open (2016) short film by Gillian Rae Perry– electronics – Premiered at Emerging Sounds Spring 2016 (c. 5 min)
Sky (2016) short film by Gillian Rae Perry – electronics, voice (c. 5 min)
An Artist (2015) – solo piano – promotional ad by Alice Paul Group (c. 1 min)
Dance with the Devil (2015) short film by Daniel Pappas – solo guitar (c. 4 min)
Subtext (2015) short film by Gillian Rae Perry – electronics, voice – Premiered at SFA Film Fest Spring 2015 (c. 8 min)
Our World (2015) short film by Gillian Rae Perry – electronics, voice (c. 4 min)
Current Social Norms (2014) short film by Gillian Rae Perry – electronics, piano (c. 3 min)
Eyes to See and Heart to Feel (2014) short film by Gillian Rae Perry – electronics, piano (c. 2 min)
Discover (2014) short film by Gillian Rae Perry – electronics, piano, voice – screened at North Texas Universities Film Festival Spring 2015 (c. 4 min)
Transitions (2015) short film by Brandon Carson and Gillian Rae Perry – electronics, voice – Premiered at Emerging Sounds Concert Spring 2015 (c. 5 min)
Dance Department ad (2013) – electronics –ad by Adrian Aguirre (c. 2 min)