WORKS FOR VOICE & CHOIR

 

The moods (2017) 9' Download PDF

for voice and violin

for Jack McNeill & Sarah Farmer


The way it is now (2016) 12' Download PDF

for voice and viola

for Rose Redgrave, Robert Nettleship, Andrew Hamilton, Murray Ashdown


Don't let the snow fall (2016) 5' Download PDF

for voice

Dedicated to James Purdy

First performance: 6th May 2016, Birmingham Conservatoire performed by Yfat Soul Zisso

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Mary's Lullaby (2010) 7' Download PDF

for choir, piano & percussion

words by Morag Morris

First performance: December 2010, Alperton Community School conducted by Indi Padda

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Einsame (2007) 20' Download PDF

for high voice and piano

Five Rilke settings

For Josef Göschl


Come Ready (2006) 7' Download PDF

for SATB

setting of a poem by James Purdy

Dedicated to Michael Finnissy and Philip Adams on the occasion of their wedding


(Un)ending Joy (2006) 20' Download PDF

for SATB

words adapted from a poem by James Purdy

Dedicated to Milton Babbit on his 90th birthday


Lux (1999) 10' Download PDF

for choir: SSAATTBB

First performance: October 2000, Sendai, Japan; The Sendai Choir - Nakajima (conductor)


Irish Settings (1994) 16' Download PDF

tenor or mezzo soprano voice and viola

Commissioned by Guildford Festival

For Morag Morris

First performance: 23 October 1994, Guildford; Jackie Homer and Charles Mutter

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Fallen (1991) 6' Download PDF

mezzo soprano and violin

Text: Four poems by Rilke (G)

For Valerie Hill

First performance: 23 February 1992, Holywell Music Room, Oxford. Jackie Homer and Charles Mutter

"Songs in which soprano and violin struck sparks off each other, and a strictly limited musical vocabulary was used to strong effect" The Independent

Recording available on Largo CD 5141

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Einsamkeit (1990) 5'   Download PDF  

contralto (low mezzo), with or without bowed vibraphone and/or piano

Text: Five poems by Rilke (G)

For Désirée Moorhead

First performance: 31 March 1991, Purcell Room, London; Nicola Walker Smith and Simon Limbrick

Recording available on Kitchenware KW CD17

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An die Musik (1989) 9' Download PDF

mezzo soprano (contralto) and bowed vibraphone

Text: Rilke (G)

For Elise Lorraine and Elizabeth Davies

First performance: 20 May 1989, Brighton Music Festival. Elise Lorraine and Elizabeth Davies

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Te Deum (1986) 4' Download PDF

for SATB

carol: words by Morag Morris


Elegy for England (1982) 10' Download PDF

for tenor and piano

setting of poems by A E Housman, Edward Thomas, Robert Graves and Philip Larkin

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Light of the world (1982) 5' Download PDF

for SATB

words by Morag Morris

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Alleluya for Christmas (1981) 4'  Download SATB PDF   Download SSAA PDF

two version: for SATB or SSAA

words by Morag Morris

for Morag Morris

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