2016: Commission: Phantom Dances, San Jose Chamber Orchestra

2012 : Berkeley Video & Film Festival. Best of Festival

2011: Theatre Bay Area individual CA$H Grant; Park City Film Music Festival, UT,

Silver Medal for Excellence, Experimental

2010: American Composers Forum Subito Grant

2008: Theater of Yugen production grant, Waiting for Godzilla

2007: Zellerbach Family Foundation

2007: American Composers Forum Subito Grant

2007: Theatre Bay Area CA$H Grant

2005: Silver Medal for Excellence, Music Perf, Park City UT Film Music Fest

2004: Commission: incidental music for Immortal Heart, Magic Theater, SF, CA

2004: Zellerbach Family Foundation

2002-03: Theatre Bay Area individual CA$H grant

2002-03: commission: A Victorian Bestiary, San Jose Chamber Orchestra, San Jose CA

2002: commission: Di Nostra Vita miniature chamber opera. Museum of Jurassic

Technology, Los Angeles, CA & SF Arts Commission Individual Artist Grant,

2001: commission:  a site specific work for Yerba Buena Arts and Events,  San Francisco, CA

2000-2001: Fleishhacker Foundation Grant; ArtStartUp Grant; CA Arts Council Inner City

 & Rural Program Grant

1999-2000: Wattis Fellowship and Artist residency, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

1998: Artist in residence, University of Hong Kong

1997: NY Dance and Performance Award (the “Bessies”) Dance Theater Workshop

with Meredith Monk Ensemble

1997: Artist Residency, Orange County Performing Arts, Costa Mesa, CA

1992-96: UCSC research grants and Arts grants

1987: 2nd prize, Musica Sacra Competition, NY

1985-present: Touring artist grant, seasons 1986- California Arts Council

1983-87: Doctoral Fellowship, Music,Stanford University

1973: Bank of America , Achievement in Music

1973: Richmond Arts Council, Young Musician Award