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CHIRP  for piccolo and electronics   08'

2/4-channel audio

2023 . World Premiere by Robin Meiksins

Only Text    for text-to-speech software    05'

1-screen video, n-channel audio

SET for Korg Monotron Delay   08'

2023 . WP by the composer

HOWL for viola, baritone saxophone and fixed media   34'

2/4-channel audio

2023 . WP by RE: Duo (Wilson Poffenberger and Elsie Bae Han)


Graspings   for cello      01'

2022 . WP by Colin Stokes

Lucid Dream    for mezzo-soprano, soprano saxophone and piano    03'

2022 . WP by Trio Odelya (Manon Blanc-Delsalle, Mari Ángeles del Valle Casado, and Vittoria Quartararo)

Past Waves for accordion   01'

2023 . WP by Stas Venglevski

Pastorale   for viola and electronics    06'

2-channel audio

European Premiere by Roberta Michelini

2022 . WP by Elsie Bae Han

Framework IV   for clarinet and electronics    08'

2/4/8-channel audio

2022 . WP by Brooke Miller


Fabric   for sax quartet    08'

soprano, alto, tenor, baritone

2023 . Read by the Pyxis Saxophone Quartet at the University of North Texas

Process   for celesta    03'

2021 . WP by Pak Hei (Alvin) Leung


Seven Counting Pieces  for variable instrumentation    var

2022 . Read by Henry McPherson, Colin Frank and the Noisebringers

Décor   for toy piano    07'

2021 . WP by Pak Hei (Alvin) Leung

Puck    for toy piano    01'

2023 . WP by David Bohn

If I Told Him   for four voices    07'

soprano, alto, tenor, bass

2021 . WP by Sarah Richards, Kristina Boerger, Thom Baker, and Russell Henry Holbert

Framework II   for fixed media    10'

1-screen video, 2/8-channel audio

for Amanda   for clarinet and electronics    03'

2-channel audio

2021 . WP by Amanda Forest

Framework III    for harp    05'

2021 . WP by Raquel Coleman

The Machine Stops  for flute, piano and video conferencing platform    09'

2022 . Read by Sara Constant and Wesley Shen in partnership with the Canadian Composers Orchestra


Albumblatt   for percussion      06'

two pieces of paper

2023 . WP by Benjamin Damann

White Sky Over the Lake (2020)   for percussion and electronics    var

mallet percussion and/or keyboard instrument(s), 2-channel audio, generative score

2023 . Kansas State Premiere by Scott Deal

2021 . WP by West Fox

for Dancer and Projection   for fixed media    03'

2-channel audio

2020 . Finalist GroundSwell Emerging Composer Competition 

Sugar Rush   for flute    03'

2020 . WP by Tyler Shropshire

for Andrew   for electric guitar    01'

2020 . WP by Andrew Noseworthy

Four Studies    for player piano    05'

midi files for Yamaha Disklavier

or 1-screen video, 2-channel audio

Whorls   for bass flute    05'

2020 . WP by Anne Maker

Framework    for orchestra    04'

2(2=piccolo), 2, 2, 2 - 4, 3, 3, 1 - timpani, tubular bells - strings

2024 . WP by the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

2024 . 2nd Place SOCAN Foundation Young Composer's Award, Large Ensemble Category

um, ut, ur, ug   for orchestra    08'

3(3=piccolo), 3(3=english horn), 3(3=bass), 3(3=contra) - 4, 3, 3(3=bass), 1 - timpani, 3 percussion, harp, piano - strings

2021 . Read by the University of North Texas Symphony Orchestra



um, ut, ur, ug   for piano    08'

2023 . Texas Premiere by Pak Hei (Alvin) Leung

2020 . WP by John Kosch

Two Pieces   for string quartet    08'

2022 . WP by the Del Sol String Quartet (Hyeyung Sol Yoon, Benjamin Kreith, Charlton Lee, and Kathryn Bates)

Fuchsine   for clarinet and ensemble    06'

solo clarinet, flute, alto flute, glockenspiel, violin, viola, cello, bass

2019 . Read by the NOVA Ensemble at the University of North Texas

Gaudy   for four musicians    06'

2023 . WP by the University of Chicago New Music Ensemble, directed by Paul Novak

SLEW   for orchestra    07'

2, 2, 2, 2 - 4, 2, 2, 1 - timpani - strings

2023 . WP by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, directed by Taichi Fukumura


Surfaces   for violin duo    04'

2022 . American Premiere by Mia Detwiler and Amy Wang-Hiller

2018 . WP by the Vaso String Quartet (Aysel Taghi-Zada and Hua-chu Huang)

Magenta Variations   for clarinet     09'

2019 . WP by Amanda Forest

Fade   for cello and ensemble    05'

solo cello, flute, clarinet, glockenspiel, piano, violin, cello

2018 . WP by Hanna Rumora and the Orford Academy Contemporary Music Ensemble 2018, directed by Véronique Lacroix

Autumn   for soprano and ensemble    08'

solo soprano, flute/piccolo, clarinet, soprano saxophone, singing bowl, violin, viola

2018 . WP by Susan Dworkin and Ensemble Atlantica, directed by Baptiste Boiron

Study on Four Frequencies (2018)   for viola and singing bowl    02'

2018 . Read by Stephanie Bozzini and Alexandre Lavoie

Masstones  for string quartet    09'

2018 . WP by the Bozzini Quartet (Clemens Merkel, Alissa Cheung, Stéphanie Bozzini and Isabelle Bozzini)

Six Blake Songs   for soprano and ensemble    21'

solo soprano, flute/piccolo, clarinet/bass clarinet, alto saxophone/tenor saxophone, violin, viola

2018 . WP by Susan Dworkin and Ensemble Atlantica, directed by Baptiste Boiron


Insect Suite   for piano   08'

2023 . WP by Qingdongfang (Nicole) Ying

 Vice Versa   for vibraphone    01'

2017 . Ontario Premiere by Sarek Gutierrez

2017 . WP by David Brongo

Chroma  for ensemble    05'

flute/alto flute, glockenspiel/vibraphone/tubular bells, piano, violin, cello

2017 . WP by the Orford Academy Contemporary Music Ensemble 2017, directed by Véronique Lacroix


Mnemosyne  for clarinet, violin and piano    08'

2017 . WP by Amanda Forest, Madeline Speller and Olena Bratishko


Whiting, Willyn. "Metaphor and Mimesis in an Animal Soundscape." PhD diss., University of North Texas, 2023.  [URL]

Whiting, Willyn. "Six Bake Songs." Master's thesis, The University of Western Ontario, 2018. [URL]


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