works

Chamber Music

November (2012) 5′

for three sopranos with hand percussion
World Premiere
TBA

Violations (2012) 25′

for 3 high voices, two pianos, two vibraphones, and electronics (commissioned collectively through Kickstarter)
World Premiere
TBA

Octet: Selves (2011) 17′

for the Hutchins Consort East (commissioned by the Hutchins Consort East)
World Premiere
January 26, 2012, The Tank, NYC, Hutchins Consort East

Subtilior, Lamento (2011) 14′

for flute, clarinet, piano, percussion, violin, and cello (commissioned by the Naumburg Foundation for the Da Capo Chamber Players)
World Premiere
May 2, 2012, Weill Hall of Carnegie Hall, the Da Capo Chamber Players

Filigree in Textile (2011) 17′

for harp and string quartet (commissioned by the Fromm Music Foundation for the JACK Quartet and Yolanda Kondonassis)
World Premiere
October 16, 2011, Miller Theatre, Columbia University, the JACK Quartet and Yolanda Kondondassis
Press Quote:
“…lively and interesting, with rapid major-to-minor shifts, creating a wonderful restlessness.” –Neil Prufer, I Care if You Listen

Folksongs (2010) 10′

for flute, percussion, and harp (commissioned by Ralph Kaminsky and Hester Diamond for the MAYA Trio)
World Premiere
March 25th, Symphony Space, NY, NY, MAYA Trio
Press Quote:
“…an appealing set…” –Allan Kozinn, NYTimes

C (2011) 5′

for vibraphone and piano (commissioned by Zuzanna Szewczyk)
World Premiere
November 3, 2011, Sprague Hall, Yale School of Music, Paul Kerekes and Michael Compitello

Frayed (2009) 8′

for string quartet (written for the Jack Quartet)
World Premiere 05/07/10
Jack Quartet, Look and Listen Festival, NYC
Press Quote:
“…striking and innovative….you hoped to hear it again…” –Steve Smith, NYTimes

 

Orchestral

God Music Bug Music (2011) 12′

Scoring
3.3.3.3.,4.3.3.1., 4 percussion, piano, harp, strings
World Premiere
January 6, 2012, Minnesota Orchestra

Hush (2011) 14′

Scoring
1.1.1.1.,1.1.1., 2 percussion, piano, harp, vln, vln, vla, vc, db
World Premiere
September 9, 2011, Silver Spring, MD, Great Noise Ensemble
Press Quote:
“…gorgeous, playful work…not far from the crystalline soundworld often traversed by Björk.” –Jason McCool, The Pinkline Project

Music for Loss (2011) 8′

Scoring
2.2.2.2.,2.2.1., 2 percussion, celesta, harp, strings
World Premiere
December 8, 2011, Woolsey Hall, Yale School of Music, Yale Philharmonia


Choral

Requiem Pro Avibus Mortuis (2011) 35′

for SATB Choir: minimum 24 voices
World Premiere
April 22, 2012, Park Avenue Christian Church Choir, Paul Vasile

 

Opera

Blood Rose (2010) 40′

Scoring
Alto, Countertenor, String Quartet
World Premiere
September 24, 2010, Park Avenue Christian Church,
Kirsten Sollek, Alto; Eric Brenner, Countertenor; JACK Quartet
Press Quote:
“…captivating….both daring and intelligently written…One never felt the absence of a full orchestra, for [Lash] provides a colorful array of textures, many of them quite beautiful.”
–Christian Carey, Musical America

 

Solo Works

Stalk (2008) 6′

for solo harp
World Premiere
September 29, 2008, American Modern Ensemble, the Times Center,
Jacquiline Kerrod
Press Quote:
“…appealing…florid and introspective…”–Bruce Hodges