This is our World

This is our World (2000)
Cantata for SATB choir, youth choir, and piano (or piano duet, or small orchestra). Duration c.18 minutes
This accessible cantata has an ecological focus, based on the thoughts of a group of children about their hopes and dreams for the future, and was commissioned by the Feltham Choral Society (conductor Philip Buckmaster), and has since received many performances.
1. Prelude (instrumental)
2. Running for the future (full) also available separately in a version for youth choir and piano
3. If there were dreams to sell (Beddoes) (SATB unacc.)
4. My idea of heaven (full)
5. Living with animals (Whitman) (SATB with accompaniment)
6. Sun, Moon, World (full) also available separately  in a version for youth choir and piano
7. This is our world (full)
8. Postlude (instrumental)
Colne Edition / Spartan Press details
The alternative piano duet accompaniment, or score and set of parts for small orchestra (2120/0200/Strs), and a separate youth choir part, are available on hire from the composer

Audio recording on YouTube