Works

The Same Wind (2018)
Video Score excerpt
Instrumentation: baritone, flute (piccolo), trumpet, percussion, keyboard, piano, contrabass, and electronics
Duration: 10 minutes
First performance: Jonathan Nussman, Wilfrido Terrazas, Alexandria Smith, Christopher Clarino, Dimitris Paganos Koukakis, Shaoai Ashley Zhang, Matthew Kline, cond. Steven Schick, Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, UC San Diego, La Jolla, California, 1 November 2018

The Sound of the Land (2018)
Instrumentation: soprano, flute (piccolo), clarinet (bass clarinet), percussion, piano, violin, viola, and violoncello
Duration: 10 minutes
First performance: Claire Trouilloud/Ensemble Voix Nouvelles, cond. Pierre-André Valade, Abbaye de Royaumont, Asnières-sur-Oise, France, 7 September 2018

Heel, Skull (2018)
Choreography and direction by Marcos Duran
Music by Alex Stephenson
Instrumentation: dance work with electroacoustic sound
Duration: ca. 60 minutes
First performance: Olivia Carter/Marcos Duran/Lily Medofer/Gabby Nathanson/Alex Stephenson, Molli and Arthur Wagner Dance Building, UC San Diego, La Jolla, California, 24 May 2018

After Escher (Emergence) (2017)
Instrumentation: trumpet, contrabass, and electronics
Duration: 10 minutes
First performance: Alexandria Smith/Kathryn Schulmeister, Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, UC San Diego, La Jolla, California, 26 January 2018

Etude-Fragment after Escher (2017)
Score excerpt
Instrumentation: flute (piccolo), clarinet in E-flat, percussion, piano, harp, and contrabass
Duration: 4 minutes
First performance: Ensemble Multilatérale, cond. Léo Warynski, Abbaye de Royaumont, Asnières-sur-Oise, France, 10 September 2017

Jeu-Parti (2016-17)
Score excerpt
Instrumentation: piano and electronics
Duration: 10 minutes
First performance: Wei-Han Wu, Eastman Audio Research Studio concert, Hatch Recital Hall, Rochester, New York, 9 November 2016

Paths and Panels (2016)
Audio Score excerpt
Instrumentation: large ensemble (1.1.1.1 / 1.1.1.0 / 2perc. / pf. / 1.1.1.1.1)
Duration: 12 minutes
First performance: Composers Conference Faculty Ensemble, cond. James Baker, Composers Conference, Jewett Auditorium, Wellesley, Massachusetts, 23 July 2016

calling, crying (2016)
Score excerpt
Instrumentation: mezzo-soprano and string quartet
Duration: 6 minutes
First performance: Jennifer Beattie/Argus Quartet, New Music on the Point, Salisbury Congregational Church, Salisbury, Vermont, 18 June 2016

O Clarissima (2015)
Audio Score excerpt
Instrumentation: viola and piano
Duration: 8 minutes
First performance: Waibun Chan/Dylan Perez, Silk Street Hall, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London, United Kingdom, 18 May 2015

Religion (2015)
Audio Score excerpt
Instrumentation: vocal ensemble (soprano, mezzo-soprano, countertenor, tenor, baritone, bass)
Duration: 5 minutes
First performance: EXAUDI Vocal Ensemble, cond. James Weeks, Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London, United Kingdom, 30 March 2015

In the Silent Dark (2012)
Instrumentation: soprano, clarinet (bass clarinet), piano
Duration: 12 minutes
First performance: Patrice Michaels/Jack Marquardt/Amy Briggs, cond. Barbara Schubert, Fulton Recital Hall, University of Chicago, 18 February 2012