Technical Requirements for all published works

Musical Theatre and Opera (Adult)

Enter the Guardsman-musical (2 acts/2 hours)

7 actors (four leads and a trio)

Orchestra-6 players piano/conductor, bass, percussion, flute/piccolo, trumpet in C, cello

Licensed by Rodgers and Hammerstein (212) 541-6600


Gunmetal Blues-musical (2 acts/2 hours)

3 actors (piano player, detective, blonde)

Orchestra-optional band of three players- reed player (cl, fl, tenor sax), bass, percussion

The piece can be performed with just the piano player role if desired.

Licensed by Samuel French (212) 206-8990


Mountain Days-the story of John Muir: -musical (2 acts/2.5 hours)

3 leads, large ensemble (60-70) can be performed with 30.

Orchestra -27 players-Broadway orchestra

CD Tracks available for performance

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


The Tale of the Nutcracker-opera (2 acts/2 hours)

4 leads, boy soprano, chorus of at least 14

Orchestra of 14

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


Family Musicals and Operas

How to Make a Musical-high school outreach (1 act/50 min.)

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


The Achilles Heel-opera-high school outreach (1 act/1 hour)

5 leads-options three voice chorus

orchestra -4 players- piano, bass, percussion, reed(fl, cl, sax)

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


Gretel and Hansel-family musical/pantomime in two acts (2 acts/2 hours)

6 leads, chorus of at least six women and four men who can move

Orchestra-4 players -piano, bass, drums, flute/ sax

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


The Quiltmaker’s Gift-family musical (1 act/1 hour)

7 actors (three leads, a boy, a chorus of 4-can be more if needed)

Orchestra-6 players (piano/conductor, bass, percussion, flute/piccolo, trumpet in C, cello)

CD tracks available for performance

Licensed by Phoenix Theatre (602) 258-1974


Songs, orchestral, choral, band

Saints-song cycle for mezzo and chamber orchestra (25 min)

Orchestra-20strings, harp, percussion

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


Visions of the Child-song cycle for mezzo, baritone, and chamber ensemble

Orchestra-fl/pic, ob/eng.horn, cl/bass cl, horn in F, violin, viola, cello, bass, harp

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


Songs of Stone-song cycle for soprano and orchestra

Orchestra-2 fl, 2 oboe, 2 cl, 2 bassoon, 2 horns,1 trumpet, 1 tbn, 1 tuba, strings, harp, perc.

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


-Divertimento for Piano and Wind Ensemble (17min)

-Variations on a Theme of Schubert (14 min)

-Elegy and Wild Ride (12 min)

for wind ensemble/band

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


Joy to all the World- 12 Christmas songs in 12 languages for chorus and orchestra (11 minutes)

Licensed by Santa Barbara Music Publishing (805) 962-5800


Winter Celebrations- 9 songs translated into English from other holidays around the Winter Solstice for chorus and orchestra (11 minutes)

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


Sisters- a cantata for San Jose,CA and its seven sister cities (27 min)

Orchestration: orchestra, chorus, children’s chorus, boy soprano, mezzo soprano soloist.

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958


Six Pieces After Shakespeare

Orchestration: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, String bass

Licensed by Aldea Publishing (480) 922-5958