I played violin in orchestras throughout my youth, including the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra (MYSO) and the Stanford Symphony Orchestra. MYSO runs a competition called the John Downey Creation Project that allows young composers to write works to be premiered by MYSO ensembles. Reverie is a piece for full orchestra I wrote as a John Downey fellow. It was premiered by MYSO's Senior Symphony in 2014.
Here's a video of the premiere:
Musically, Reverie is a metaphorical dream. Here's a brief introduction to the piece:
Here's the audio of both the premiere and a computerized version produced by my notation software:
Here's the full score: