Below is a small sampling of my published writings. Click the highlighted bullets to view some examples. For a full listing, click here or the link at the bottom of the page.

Most writings are available for reprint—with the author’s permission—and can be trimmed, expanded, or adapted upon request (with plenty of advance notification). For information on rates, please visit the “Services” page. For commissions and requests, please visit the “Contact” page.

Program Notes
  • Alexander Arutiunian: Trumpet Concerto
  • Johann Sebastian Bach:
  • Ludwig van Beethoven:
    • Cello Sonatas Nos. 3 & 5
    • Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor, op. 30, no. 2
  • Johannes Brahms:
    • Piano Quartet in G minor (arr. Schoenberg)
    • Piano Trio No. 2 in C major, op. 87
  • Christopher Cerrone: I will learn to love a person
  • Frédéric Chopin: Scherzos Nos. 1-4
  • Aaron Copland: Clarinet Concerto
  • John Corigliano: Violin Sonata
  • Maurice Duruflé: Requiem
  • Antonín Dvořák: Piano Quartet in E-flat major, op. 87
  • Franz Joseph Haydn
    • String Quartet in D major, Hob. III/63, op. 64, no. 5, “The Lark”
    • Symphony No. 104 in D major, “London”
  • Paul Hindemith: Ragtime (Well-Tempered)
  • Leoš Janáček: Piano Sonata 1.X.1905, “From the Street”
  • György Ligeti: Sonata for Solo Viola
  • Franz Liszt: Piano Sonata in B minor
  • Felix Mendelssohn: Psalm 42
  • Wolfgang Amadè Mozart:
    • String Quintet in D major, K. 593
    • Symphony No. 39 in E-flat major, K. 543
  • Francis Poulenc: Trio for Oboe, Bassoon, and Piano
  • Maurice Ravel:
    • L’enfant et les sortilèges
    • “La vallée des cloches” from Miroirs (arr. Grainger)
  • Frederic Rzewski: The People United Will Never Be Defeated!
  • Esa-Pekka Salonen: Pentatonic Étude
  • Arnold Schoenberg: Five Pieces for Orchestra
  • Caroline Shaw: To the Hands
  • Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, op. 67
  • Igor Stravinsky:
Liner Notes
  • Chavdar Parashkevov & Natasha Kislenko – Beethoven, Brahms, Mahler: Works for Violin and Piano (2018)
  • Sung Chang – works by Chopin and Liszt (forthcoming)
  • Chavdar Parashkevov, Louis-Marie Fardet & Victor Valkov – Brahms and Shostakovich: Piano Trios No. 2 (2021)
External Blog Posts
  • (Re)made in America: Émigrés, Identities, and Los Angeles Orchestras (1933–45) (available soon on ProQuest)