All So Still

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

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American Rhapsody / American Christmas

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.

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American Rhapsody / American Christmas

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

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Amor de Mi Alma

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 grant.emusicmarketing@gmail.com;  SET: “Amor de mi alma” can be performed separately (above), or is the 4th movement of FOUR SPANISH SONNETS of GARCILASO DE LA VEGA […]

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And Sure Stars Shining …

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)

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Call, The

Two versions:  SATB/organ (piano)  or  SA/piano George Herbert text, “Come my Way, my Truth, my Life..” Publisher: ECS – MorningStar Music Pub 50-6515

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Carmina Pax

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 […]

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