SSATB/baritone solo/unacc.; Philadelphia poet/composer, Robert Lowry, wrote this beautiful tune. Anna Bartlett Warner (Long Island) wrote the text; arranged by Randall Stroope, this is a song of hope and faith. Publisher: Alliance 0300
SSATB/soprano solo/piano/crotales; depicts the journey of Odysseus (the mythological seafarer) as he approaches the Island of the Sirens; epic text. Randall performed this work on the 2016 Southwestern ACDA convention in Kansas City. Written for Dr. Trent Brown the choirs at Florida Gulf Coast University.
SSATB/piano; Emotionally wrenching text about letting go of a life-long love, as they drift into an eternal “sea of slumber.” Come close to me, my strength, my life. Let not winter’s touch enter between us. Sit down by the hearth, come close by the fire. The only fruit of winter…Kahlil Gebran (from “The Life of Love”) […]