Complete Work Title: 

Monogram (for Nicolás, in memoriam)

Performance Medium: 

solo piano




Composed as part of the collaborative project “Bells for Nicolás," in memory of UNT graduate student Nicolás Useche-Gonzalez (1974-2004)

Date Composed: 

September 2004

Additional Information: 

Included on the album Improbable Encounters (innova 873, 2014).

Performance/Broadcast History: 
  • 9 October 2004; University of North Texas (Denton, TX) [premiere]

    Joseph Klein, piano

Program Notes: 

Monogram (for Nicolás, in memoriam) was composed in September 2004 as part of the project "Bells for Nicolás," a collaborative work to honor the life of Nicolás Alejandro Useche-Gonzalez, a University of North Texas composition student who was killed in a tragic automobile accident in August 2004. "Bells for Nicolás" was first presented on a memorial concert at the University of North Texas on 9 October 2004. It is included on the album Improbable Encounters (innova 873, 2014).