Choral with Large Instrumental Ensemble
See also: Worship: Instrumental
And On Earth, Peace (Version 1: SATB, full orchestra, organ, harp, piano, percussion; Version 2: SATB, winds, organ, harp, piano, percussion) 9'15"
A serene opening leads to a musical depiction of a broken peace, transcended by healing and grace as the work culminates in an extended jubilant Gloria. (more)
Charity and Love (SATB with alto solo, organ, flute, clarinet, opt. handbells; or SATB with alto solo and chamber orchestra) 4'45" (Kjos Music)
Early plainchant in a rich, meditative setting. Level: Medium. (more)
Come, They Told Me (SATB, winds, organ, piano, percussion) 10'00"
Ethnic percussion permeates this Christmas work for college, community and professional choirs. (more)
Go Tell It! (SATB; full orchestra with electric bass, piano, drums, opt. saxes; opt. handbells) 11'30"
A medley of familiar carols climaxing in a gospel-rock treatment of "Go Tell It on the Mountain." Accessible to high school through professional. (more)
The sung narrative of this whimsical and well-known "boy vs. beast" poem comes to fantastical life with full orchestral forces. (more)
Julefest: A Medley of Scandinavian Carols (SATB, soprano solo, chamber orchestra) 12'30"
A joyous and colorful holiday offering for good community, regional and professional ensembles. (more)
Let Us Sing Night and Day (SATB, chamber orchestra) 5'45"
An outburst of Christmas joy in a colorful setting of a 15th-century text. (more)
o by the by (2007) (SATB, full orchestra with opt. saxophone and baritone horn) 8'00"
A frolicsome, sometimes prankish glimpse of life through a child's eyes in this setting of a poem by E.E. Cummings. (more)
Te Deum (SATB concert and gospel choirs, winds, strings, percussion, piano, organ) 45'00"
A large-scale and stylistically eclectic work for massed vocal and instrumental forces. (more)
To Music (SATB, strings or piano) 5'30"
A passionate tribute to the magic and mystery of music, a setting of an English translation of An die Musik, most famously set to music by Franz Schubert. Appropriate for high school, college and community ensembles. (more)
What Child Is This? (SATB, 2 fls, 2 obs, 2 clars, 2 bsns, 4 hns, 3 trps [Bb], 3 trbs, 1 tba, piano, organ) 3'45"
The ever-popular English carol cradled in sweet harmonies that surprise and appeal. (more)
When Christmas Comes (SA, opt. SSAA, full orchestra) 18'00"
A medley of four familiar Christmas texts set to original music. (more)