Upper voice choirs – concert and secular

UPPER VOICE CHOIRS (SECULAR and CONCERT)

This page is divided into two sections:

a) Choral Suites and Extended works
b) Shorter Works

Jump to b) SHORTER WORKS

a) CHORAL SUITES AND EXTENDED WORKS (UPPER VOICES)

A Bunyan Garland (2000)
four songs for SSAA unaccompanied. Duration 5-6 minutes

At the turn of the year (1988)
three songs for young voices (in mostly two parts) and piano. Duration 7 minutes

Four Songs of William Blake (1970)
SSA unaccompanied Duration c.6 mins

Moonshine and Mystery (1994)
four songs for young voices in two parts, optional descant recorders, and piano. Duration c. 6 minutes

Nobody’s Son (1993)
cantata for young people (unison voices) and piano. Duration c.15 minutes

Red Steven (1977)
cantata for young children – voices, piano, optional instruments. Duration c.15 minutes

Revolt! (1998)
cantata for narrator, children’s choir, youth choir (SAB), synthesiser, percussion and piano. Duration 30-35 minutes

Two cats, a ladybird and some lobsters (2000)
3 songs for SSAA and piano. Duration c.6 minutes

b) SHORTER WORKS (UPPER VOICES)

A strange story (1994)
Young voices in two parts, optional recorder, and piano

Autumn (1988)
SSA(A) unaccompanied

Christmas Grace / Festival Grace
Two-part or unison voices and piano (or brass quintet, or string quintet)

Hark, Hark, the Lark (2014)
SA (dividing occasionally) and piano

Infant Joy (1970)
SSA unaccompanied (in Four Songs of William Blake)

Ladybird, Ladybird (2000)
SSAA and piano (from Two cats, a ladybird and some lobsters)

Love on my heart from heaven fell (2012)
SSAA and piano

Mind the Gap!
Upper voices in two parts and piano

Our World / Unsere Welt (2007)
young voices (optionally in two parts), optional instruments, and piano

Overheard on a Saltmarsh (1994)
Young voices in two parts, optional recorder, and piano

Running for the future (2000)
upper voices in two parts and piano

Seascape (2003)
unison voices, optional instruments (e.g. recorders) and piano

Snow (1988)
upper voices in two parts and piano (At the Turn of the Year, No. 2)

Spring is Sprung (2005)
Youth choir and piano (from Welcome May!)

Stocking and Shirt (1988)
children’s voices in two parts and piano (At the Turn of the Year, No. 1)

Sun, Moon, World (2000)
upper voices in two parts and piano

Sunset (2000)
SSAA (from A Bunyan Garland)

Sursum corda (1999)
SSAA unaccompanied

Sweet Music (2013)
SSAA and piano

The Awakening Age (2000)
Youth choir in two parts and piano

The Call (1974)
SSAA and cello

The Echoing Green (1970)
SSA unaccompanied (from Four Songs of William Blake)

The Hen (2000)
SSAA unaccompanied (from A Bunyan Garland)

The Lamb (1970)
SSA unaccompanied (from Four Songs of William Blake)

The Lobster Quadrille (2000)
SSAA and piano (from Two cats, a ladybird and some lobsters)

The Place that no-one knows (2010)
Youth choir in two parts (second part optional) (from Travelling Tales)

The Shepherd (1970)
SSA unaccompanied (from Four Songs of William Blake)

The Snail (2000)
SSAA unaccompanied (from A Bunyan Garland)

Tread Softly (2010)
SSAA and piano

Two Cats (2000)
SSAA and piano (from Two cats, a ladybird and some lobsters)

Upon a Peal of Bells (2000)
SSAA (from A Bunyan Garland)

Wisselton, wasselton (1999)
upper voices in 2 or 3 parts and piano (At the turn of the year, No 3)