SATB/unacc; “He came all so still Where his mother was, As dew in April That falleth on the grass…. Mother and maiden Was never none but she! Well may [might] such a lady God’s mother be.” This work preserves the haunting simplicity of the text. Publisher: Mark Foster Music MF 540
SATB /piano or organ “All who dwell in the shadow of the Lord find a refuge and comfort. Nation, village or faith of a small child — home they find in Him.” Publisher: Morning Star Music Publ.
SATB/strings/harp/perc. Two text versions – one for advent and the other for general use. There are also two accompaniments: 1) SATB/brass/ percussion/organ or 2) SATB/strings, perc. (1), timpani, organ. Duration: 11:25 Publisher: Alliance Music Publ.
SATB/brass quintet /organ/ timpani & percussion (1player) / harp or a second accompaniment version for strings, harp, timpani, perc. Note: American Rhapsody uses a general text; whereas, American Christmas is advent. Both the general and the advent version are in the same score, and clearly delineated. Duration: 11:25 Publisher: Alliance Music Publ. 5007
SSATB/opt. pno, TTBB version, or solo (high) voice & piano *SSATB version – Walton Music – WJMS 1025; *TTBB version – Walton Music – WJMS 1036; *High voice solo version – email firstname.lastname@example.org; SET: “Amor de mi alma” can be performed separately (above), or is the 4th movement of FOUR SPANISH SONNETS of GARCILASO DE LA VEGA […]
SATB/piano There will be rest, and sure stars shining, Over the roof-tops crowned with snow. A reign of rest, serene forgetting, The music of stillness holy and low. Sara Teasdale Commissioned by the West Point Military Academy. Publisher: Alliance Music Publishers, Houston, Texas SATB/piano – AMP 1085 (Also available in SSA/piano, AMP 1084)
Carmina Pax (Songs of Peace) Publisher: www.zrstroope.com 30-minute choral/orchestral work in seven movements, each encountering a different aspect of conflict and peace. Commissioned and premiered by the Arlington Master Chorale, Arlington, TX; with additional funding by Doug and Nickie Burns. Professional recording available on Spotify. “Peace” can narrowly be seen as an an absence of […]