Pasture, The

SATB/piano or SATB/orchestra (parts available from publisher); poetry of Robert Frost; one of Randall’s five most popular works; at its core, this is a work about a relationship – that no matter how small or large a task, it is more meaningful when the two people are there together.  Performed by St. Olaf choir on […]

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Petrus (mvt 3, Triptych)

Peter (Petrus) was a Galilean fisherman and the brother of Andrew. Early on, Peter had many seemingly contradicting tendencies – fickle one day, while fiercely committed the next; afraid of being accused as a religious zealot, but willing to sacrifice his life for his values; gentle but tempestuous; quick to anger, but infinite in his […]

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Prelude to Peace

SATB/piano;  Sara Teasdale, poetess: “When I think of you, I am at reset. My thoughts seek you as waves that seek the shore. Lover of beauty, knightliest and best; when I think of you, I am at rest.” Publisher: Colla Voce 1091

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She Walks in Beauty

Carl Fischer (CM9607); SATB & piano;  Lord George Gordon Byron, described as “mad, bad and dangerous to know,” is one of the greatest British poets. He was known for his brilliant use of the English language, as well as his flamboyant lifestyle and romantic escapades. Scholars believe that Byron wrote She Walks in Beauty in 1814 when […]

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Sicut Cervus

SATB/SAT (double choir adjacent or separated); Chant driven; particularly effective in cathedral setting; Large, full refrain; Publisher: Mark Foster (Hal Leonard)

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Soulspeak

SATB / piano Commissioned by Choirs of America; Goeffrey McQueen, president West coast premier – Los Angeles, April 2014 East coast premier – Carnegie Hall, April 2014 Publisher: Heritage Music Press 15/3256H

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Sure on this Shining Night

SATB/piano Given as a gift to my friends, David and Ann Bauer Poetry by James Agee: “Sure on this shining night of star made shadows round, Kindness must watch for me this side the ground.” Publisher: Mark Foster 3057

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Three Metaphysical Motets

SATB/unacc. 1) The Collar (2:37) 2) I Saw Eternity the Other Night (1:52) 3) At the Round Earth’s Imagin’d Corners (2:48) Publisher: Alliance

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