The Red Silk Thread: An Epic Tale of Marco Polo- opera in 3 Acts (2013), Libretto by Ernest Hilbert.
Commissioned by The Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. Workhop premiere, Stamps Auditorium: (4-11/12-13). World Premiere: University of Florida Opera Theatre, Curtis M. Phillips Center for Performing Arts, Gainesviille, FL, (4-17/19-14).
The Book Collector, a one-Act opera (2015), Libretto by Ernest Hilbert.
Commissioned by the Dayton (OH) Performing Arts Alliance, Dayton, OH, as part of the "Music Alive" award. World Premiere: Dayton Opera, May 20/22, 2016, Schuster Center, Dayton, OH.