“Lear Meditation 2 (Into the Storm)” (completed January, 2017) was commissioned for performance at an open-air concert in Tokyo, Japan on March 25, 2017. It was written for pianists, Kazuhiro Miura and his wife Mayumi Miura, who performed this world premiere of the piece.
Coming soon, on February 26 of 2019, “Lear Meditation 2 (Into the Storm)” will have its America premiere at the University of Colorado Boulder College of Music by pianists, Mutsumi Moteki and Tamara Goldstein. Also, at this concert, Mutsumi Moteki will perform the America premiere of “Lear Meditation 1” for solo piano as well as the world premiere of my song cycle for mezzo-soprano and piano to poetry by Mary Catherine Kirtley Young. It is titled, This Wavy, Clumpy Yard of Mine and was completed in July of 2018.