Commission: Icarus – for a Fallen Son; string duo & orchestral piece in memory of Binyamin Klatchko. ASCAP Plus Award.
Buscando to be published by Bellmann Musik in a collection of 21st Century harpsichord music as a winner of Harpsichord XXI contest. Articles about 2014 CD release in Beacon Free Press and Huffington Post. Composers Concordance requests a piece for 3rd Annual Composers Concordance Festival.
ASCAP Plus Award.
Composers Concordance requests a piece for 2nd Annual Composers Play Composers Festival. Grammy winner, Judith Sherman, produces And So It Begins: Chamber Music & Solos by Debra Kaye. ASCAP Plus Award.
ASCAP Plus Award.
ASCAP Plus Award, “recognizing your creative contributions to American music this past year.”
Interview & live performance on cable tv’s Minding Your Business. ASCAP Plus Award.
Composing residency at the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of New Mexico. ASCAP Plus Award.
Composing residency at the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of New Mexico. Commission from Basso Moderno Duo for A Due for double bass & piano. Commission from Access to Music for Visions for solo piano. Commission from
Dr. Nancy Ogle, University of Maine, for Chain Reaction for soprano, plastic fork & piano. Board of Directors, Howland Chamber Music Circle 2008-2014, served as vice president and president.
Commission from The Lark Ascending for Strange Cohabitation for piano
4-hands. Commission from Alaria to collaborate with author, Bel Kaufman on My American Shtetl for piano trio and narrator. Premiered at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall with Ms. Kaufman narrating to standing ovation.
Commission from Arthur Haas, Yale University for Buscando for solo harpsichord. Composing residency at the Millay Colony. Edward T. Cone Fellowship.
Commission from Alaria for Finding Accord for piano trio.
Commission from Martha McGaughey, Mannes College of Music, for Rant for viola da gamba. Grant from Mannes College of Music. Grants panelist, arts in education, Queens Council for the Arts.
Commission from Paul Houghtaling for Slants of Light – Four Songs on Poems of Emily Dickinson for baritone and piano. Executive director of NY Composers Circle, 2003-2006.
Grant from the New School.
Commission from the Ft. Wayne Children’s Choir for The North Wind & the Sun, a cantata for SSA chorus. Meet the Composer grant for its performance. Grant from Mannes College of Music. Grant from Atlanta Music Teacher’s Association.