Cheeky Chappy Music

Tommy is an ASCAP affiliated composer and songwriter, and is the owner of ASCAP publishing company Cheeky Chappy Music. Artists who have recorded his popular songs are usually songwriters in their own right while he produces their own material.

The Tommy writes music for the classical concert hall, and the number of rock/pop compositions he has written is extensive.

Compositions for the concert hall (if underlined, there is an mp3 attached)

Chamber works

2016 Impending View for flute, oboe and string quartet, one movement. Six minutes. Commissioned by the San Marco Chamber Music Society. Premiered June 5, 2016, St.Mark’s Lutheran Church, Jacksonville, Florida, San Marco Chamber Music Society.

2012 Woodwind Quintet, No. 2, one movement. Six minutes. Commissioned by Artie Clifton, Jacksonville University. Premiered February 2013, Jacksonville University,Jacksonville University Honors Wind Quintet.

2012 Determination for bass trombone and percussion, one movement. Six minutes. Commissioned by Tony Steve, Jacksonville University.

2011 Base of the Foothills, for saxophone quartet, one movement, commissioned by Professor Art Bouton at the University of Denver. Six minutes. Premiere forthcoming, 2013, University of Denver's Lamont School of Music. Lamont Saxophone Quartet

2010 Interseccions, for saxophone quartet, one movement. Four minutes. Premiered March 2011, Jacksonville University. Jacksonville University Student Saxophone Quartet

2009 Circus, for string quartet, one movement. Six minutes. Premiered March 2010, Jacksonville University. Jacksonville University Honors String Quartet

2008 Piano Trio, in four movements. 20 minutes. Premiered March 2011, Jacksonville University. Marguerite Richardson, Violin, Shannon Lockwood, Violoncello, Scott Watkins, Piano. Movement downloads: 1 2 3 4

2007 Indeterminate Space #1, in Memoriam of Brad Silverstein, for Clarinet, Violin and Piano. Six minutes. Premiered September 2007, for the posthumous art exhibition, Jacksonville University, and performed in concert setting January 2008, Jacksonville University. Marguerite Richardson, Violin, Artie Clifton, Clarinet, Scott Watkins, Piano.

2004 Rhapsody for Brass Quintet. Five minutes. Premiered April 2012, Jacksonville University. Jacksonville University Honors Brass Quintet.

1998 My Romance, Arrangement for Jazz Ensemble. Five minutes.

1997 Appalachian Variations for Wind Quintet, two movements. Five minutes. Premiered February 2006, CMS Southern Chapter Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Movement downloads: 1 2

1994 Six Bagatelles for Piano and Guitar. Five minutes. Premiered September 1994, California State University at Northridge.

Solo Works

2015 Flowing Through. Five minutes. February 2016, Jacksonville University, Michelle Brock, Soprano, Jay Ivey, Piano.

2015 The Oaks. Four minutes. February 2016, Jacksonville University, Erica Baker, English Horn, Jackson Merrill, Piano.

2014 Invention. Five minutes. Commissioned by Scott Watkins, Jacksonville University. Premiered February 2015, Jacksonville University, Scott Watkins, Piano.

2012 The Depth of the St. John's River, for contrabassoon and piano, one movement, commissioned by Anthony Anurca, Jacksonville Symphony. Five minutes. Premiered, March 2013, Jacksonville University. Anthony Anurca, contrabassoon, Scott Watkins, piano.

2011 To The Power of Nine, for piano, one movement, commissioned by Dr. Scott Watkins at Jacksonville University. Seven minutes. Premiered February 2012, Jacksonville University. Scott Watkins, piano.

2008 Winter's Poem, for Flute and Piano, commissioned by Melissa Park Voshell. Four minutes. Premiered March 2010, Boston, Massachusetts.

2007 Piano Sonata, in three movements. Ten minutes. Premiered October 2007, Jacksonville University, Scott Watkins, Piano. Movement downloads: 1 2

2005 Four Preludes for Guitar. Six minutes. Premiered February 2012, Jacksonville University. Thomas Harrison, guitar.Movement downloads: 1 2 3 4

2005 Four Songs of James Nolan for Voice and Piano. Ten minutes. Premiered September 2008, Jacksonville University, Robert Robinson, Baritone. Movement downloads: 1 2 3 4

2002 Variations on a Nursery Rhyme for Piano. Twelve minutes. Premiered February 2010, Jacksonville University, Scott Watkins, Piano.

1994 Dolce for Solo Bassoon. Three minutes. Premiered October 1994, California State University at Northridge, Tony Wardzinski, Bassoon. This version performed by Anthony Anurca, Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra.

Large Ensemble works

2014 Puer Nobis Nascitur for SA Choir with optional C treble instrument and piano.

2013 Swoon Into the Night on the St. John's for SATB Choir and Orchestra, one movement. Seven minutes. Premiere forthcoming, March, 2014, Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL. Jacksonville University Choir and Orchestra.

2012 Christmas Bells, for SATB Choir and piano, one movement, commissioned by A.J. Neaher for the First Coast Chorus. Four minutes.

2010 Song for St. Cecilia’s Day, 1687 for Orchestra, Tone Poem. Ten minutes. Download is computer rendition.

2005 Triumph of a New Day for Wind Ensemble. Seven minutes. Download is computer rendition.

2005 Winter Morphine for SATB Choir and Piano. Four minutes. Premiered February, 2010, Jacksonville University. Jacksonville University Chamber Singers.

Electronic/multi-media works

2012 College of Fine Arts Collaborative Project, section 3, for electronic instrumentation (computer based synthesizers), with dance. Three movements in the section, fifteen minutes. Collaborators: Lily Kuonen, visual arts; Lana Heylock, dance/choreography; Carolina Conte, projections.

MP3s of Songwriter Compositions
I'll Be Who I Want To Be Rock Song
Little Girl Adult Contemporary
Gonna Find Me A Boy Country
Keys Adult Contemporary
Lies Adult Contemporary
Push and Pull Adult Contemporary