Amor de Mi Alma (TTBB version)

TTBB (opt piano) Three versions: TTBB (opt piano), SSATB version, or solo (high) voice & piano version; Four Spanish Sonnets of Garcilaso de la Vega 1) En tanto que de rosa y azucenda 2) Si para refrenar este deseo loco 3) Hermosas ninfas que (published separately) 4) Amor de mi alma (published separately) Publisher of […]

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Danny Boy (new tune, not an arrangement)

TTBB/piano/oboe Randall has set this very popular text (“Danny Boy”) to a new tune and harmonization; TTBB chorus, oboe and piano.  Establishes a sound palette that is heart-wrenching and yearning all at the same time; for a chorus with great expressive capability. Publisher: Colla Voce 48-96720

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Dies Irae

TBB/piano (also available for SSA/pno, SATB/pno) apocalyptic and epic text; requires strong piano collaborator. Performed by the Ohio State University Men’s Glee Club, University of North Texas TTBB Ensemble, Oregon State University Meistersingers, Calgary  (Canada) TTBB Chorus, among others. Publisher: AMP 0616 (TBB)

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Go Lovely Rose

SATB/piano or TTBB/piano Z. Randall Stroope, conductor Poetry by Edmund Waller; written for my dear friend, Peggy Graff; mixed version premiered at the 2014 Texas Music Educator’s Convention; TTBB version sung at the Texas Music Educators Convention. Publisher: SATB Alliance AMP 0940 Publisher: TTBB Alliance AMP 0944

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Starry Messenger

TTBB/finger cymbals(multiple sets) or tambourine; Text:  The astronomer, Galileo, invented the telescope, allowing the first human to view the four satellites or rings of Jupiter observe a supernova, and many other amazing sights in the stars.  Galileo wrote a treatise (Siderejus Nuncius) which describes his astronomical discoveries.  This work sets to music much of the […]

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Tarantella

  TTBB/string quartet (or piano) – Length 3:05 Text by Christopher Smart, from Jubilate Deo (Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb utilizes much of same text);  poet had many fantastic mental images in writing, including fetish for the alphabet; quick, quirky, and exciting to sing;  recently performed by the California All-State Men’s Chorus, and on 2017 Texas All-State […]

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