Lux Aeterna (SATB divisi, a cappella)

Sacred Latin text, SATB divisi, a cappella (2008) ca. 7’30” Commissioned and premiered by Manhattan Choral Ensemble, Thomas Cunningham, director. Purchase PDFs of the score for your choir via PayPal: Amount of copies 1 examination copy $1.50 USD10-15 copies $15.00 USD20+ copies $25.00 USD Program note: On June 8, 2007, the Manhattan Choral Ensemble, Tom … [Read more…]

Die Freudenkrone: Ehrerbietung zu J.S. Bach (Organ, Timpani, SATB Choir)

Organ, Timpani and SATB Choir (2007) ca. 11’ Commissioned by the City of Liepāja for organist Lotars Džeriņš to premiere at the VI International Organ Music Festival in Liepāja, Latvia. Premiered September 8, 2007. With Normunds Everts, Timpani and the Chamber Choir Intis, directed by Ilze Valce Purchase a PDF of the score and parts … [Read more…]

The Whole World Was Listening (SATB a cappella, with Soprano and Tenor soloists, off-stage quartet, more)

Soprano and Tenor soloists, off-stage SATB quartet, SATB choir divisi, a cappella, with or without bass drum and including aleatoric elements (2007) ca. 7’ Carl Sandburg, Text. Premiered and commissioned by the Manhattan Choral Ensemble, Tom Cunningham, director, as part of their New Music for New York commissioning project. Purchase a PDF of the score … [Read more…]

Aijā, ŽūŽū (SAB with Soprano solo and piano accompaniment)

SAB with soprano solo and piano accompaniment (2006) ca. 3’30″ Arrangement of two Latvian lullabies. Premiered July 2006, at the VII International Festival for Young Latvian Musicians, Ogre, Latvia. Listen to the premiere (put together in two short rehearsals): 01-aija-zuzu.mp3 Purchase a PDF of the score for $1 per copy via PayPal (Comes with pronunciation … [Read more…]

The Moon of the Floating World (Women’s Chorus)

Women’s voices divisi into 8 parts, a cappella (2004) ca. 4’45” Ihara Saikaku, Text. Premiered by Putni, Antra Drege, Director, in Riga, Latvia, and taken on their American Tour, fall 2006. Listen to an MP3 of a live performance by Lawrence University’s Cantala Women’s Choir, directed by Phillip A. Swan, May 30, 2009: Moon_of_the_Floating World … [Read more…]

Rekviem

Anna Akhmatova, Text. SATB a cappella (2004) ca. 3’ Premiered by San Francisco Choral Artists, Magen Solomon, director. Listen to a recording of the Cantilena Chamber Choir, Andrea Goodman, director: Rekviem (Audio) target=”blank” Purchase a PDF of the score for $1 per copy via PayPal: Click on the image to open a perusal PDF of … [Read more…]