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"Fantasy" (CD#1) (for piano trio: piano, violin, cello) Reflections on a trio by Dvorak  
"Genesis" (CD#1) (for piano quartet: piano, violin, viola, cello))

The Big Bang -- Play audio file: (Performance by Melody Lai, Lesley Chen, Leah Lucas, and Jeness Johnson)
The Noosphere
The Magic Garden
The Andromeda Galaxy
Leviathan
Lucy
Football

Inspired by Adam Nicholson's book God's Secretaries, about the devising of the King James bible  
"Golden Fortresses" (for viola and piano)

Jaipur
Ranthambhore
Udaipur

 

Using raga riffs heard on a trip to India  
"The Hawk" (CD#1) (for violin and piano) Red-shouldered hawks roost in our neighbor's cedar tree  
"Heritage" (for viola and piano)

Roger
Gladys
Llywelyn
Edmund

 

   
"Kauai" (for solo violin)    
"Riviera Dawn" (for cello and piano)    
"Tumbleweed" (for solo violin) for Lesley Chen in far-off El Paso