Choral and Vocal Music

Music for all Occasions

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Festival Te Deum

(SATB/soloists/orchestra or organ. First performed at the Bembridge Festival 2006 with soloists Gillian Rae-Walker and Angela Millard.

Pageant of the Seasons and the Months

For choir, soloists, two pianos and percussion. First performance 2003 by Voices of the Isle of Wight.

Excerpts: May, December

Three Shakespeare Songs

(SATB/piano). Sea Dirge, This England, How sleeps the Moonlight.

Four Haiku

(SATB/soprano solo ). Words by James Kirkup. Performed by Ryde Chorus and The Tritone Singers.

Give me the wings of faith

(SSAATTBB). In memory of Raymond Bruce. Performed by the Isle of Wight Orpheus Choir

Small Flower

(SATB). (In memoriam). Words by Mary Dawson

Requiem Aeternam

(SATB, soprano solo, organ/strings). Requiem Introit in three movements.

Indian Prayer

Performed by the Isle of Wight Orpheus Choir.

Music

(SSA/piano). Words by Walter de la Mare). Available from Presto Music.

Farewell

(SSA/piano). Words by Walter de la Mare). Available from Presto Music

Michaelmas

(SATB/organ). Available from Presto Music.

Lenten Anthem

(SS/organ). Available from Presto Music.

Ave Verum Corpus

(1st setting SS/organ, 2nd setting SATB). For St Mary’s Church, Ryde recorded by the Isle of Wight Camerata Choir.

Five Easy Anthems

Blest are the Pure in Heart; Deep peace; God be in my Head; Prayer of St Benedict; The Wind Blows in the Cornfields. For mixed choir and organ.

Ex Ore Infantium

Soprano solo, upper voice choir and organ

First performance by Voices of the Isle of Wight at Quarr Abbey December 2004.

Music for Advent/Christmas

Hark, the glad sound

(SATB). Performed at Quarr Abbey by Voices of the Isle of Wight.

The Oxen

(SATB/organ). First performance by the Isle of Wight Orpheus Choir.

Solstice Carol

(SA/org). Performed and recorded by Voices of the Isle of Wight.

Adam lay y-bounden, In Excelsis Gloria

(SA/org). Commissioned by Rougemount School Choir and choir of Newport Cathedral, S. Wales.

Christmas Gloria

(SATB, soloists, organ). Incorporating well known carols with the Latin text and ideal for inclusion in your Christmas concert. Duration 30m. First performance by the Bembridge Singers, December 2004.

Solo Voice

Song Cycles

Tess’s Lament

For mezzo-soprano and string quartet. Words by Thomas Hardy.

The Host of the Air

Words by W.B.Yeats

The Musing Maiden

Words by Thomas Hardy.

Mr Winter

Words by Jean Kenward.

Star Songs

Words by Jean Kenward.

A full list of song cycles and numerous individual solo songs  is available on request.