My Flight For Heaven

Robert Herrick, poet: “Charm me asleep and melt me so. With thy decious numbers, That being ravished, Hence, I go. Away in easy slumbers”   Two versions: 1) SATB/oboe/piano 2) SSAA/oboe/piano (audio file above) Publisher: Alliance (AMP 0957) Treble version; (AMP 0956) mixed version

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Omnia Sol (SSA)

SSA / piano or SATB/piano;   [Three accompanimental versions: SSA/piano, brass quintet, or full orchestra];  instrumental parts available from publisher. Written in the same vein as “Inscription of Hope” and “The Poet Sings” Publisher: Heritage 15/2135H-3

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Poet Sings, The

SSA/piano;  Message of encouragement  and dedication; She’s somewhere and I hear her sing, her words in timeless memory – “Stay the course, light a star, change the world where e’er you are.” Publisher: Heritage 15/1376H (treble version)

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Psalm 23

SSA /piano/flute/oboe; this recording performed by Bel Canto, Z. Randall Stroope – conductor; frequent all-state work (Texas, New Mexico, and many other all-state choirs),  as well as community treble ensembles and university choirs. Publisher: Alliance 463

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Revelation

SSAA/piano Commissioned by Capital City Girl’s Choir, North Carolina; dramatic work from the book of Revelation; four vocal parts throughout; piano part shows off skill of seasoned pianist Publisher: Alliance 0765

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Sanctus (from Missa)

S(S)A / organ (piano version in back of score);  from Missa, In same mass set as Lux Astern; performed by New Jersey Youth Chorus (Trish Joyce, conductor) There is also a duet version (Eb minor) for two coloratura sopranos/organ.  This is a free download.  (Look under SOLO VOICE (DUET) on this website for a pdf and performance of […]

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The Singer

SA/flute/piano Heritage Music Press (15/3827H). Set to a text by the Australian poet, Bronnie Taylor, this quirky and playful tale is about a mysterious singer with a tattered coat who came to a village.  He spoke not a word, but sang a tune that entranced all. The Singer was first performed by Good Hope School […]

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Song to the Moon

SSAA/flute/oboe/piano  or SATB/flute/oboe/piano.    (recording is SATB version) Written for the Cantabile Women’s Chorus, Ontario Publisher: Walton Music HL08501762

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There is No Rose (SSA)

SSA/oboe/piano (also available for flute choir); recording conducted by Z. Randall Stroope and Bel Canto (youth ensemble);  found on a broad cross-section of programs from secondary and university treble choirs, to community and professional ensembles; Publisher: Alliance 0392

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