JOB FRAGMENTS (2019) 14’
For Baritone, Piano and Cello
Text adapted by Victoria Sirota from the Book of Job
Commissioned by Thomas Pellaton
Premiered in New York City by the Ensemble von Paradis, February 8, 2020
HAFEZ SONGS (2018) 16'
For Soprano, Baritone, Flute (piccolo), Oud (or acoustic guitar), Piano, Cello
IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER (2014) 4'
For Soprano, Viola and Harp
OCHO KANDELIKAS (2014) 2'
For Soprano, Viola and Harp
CABARET SONGS (1991 and 2008) 12’
For soprano, piano, alto saxophone and contrabass
PADDY'S BRITCHES (2008) 8'
Arrangement of a traditional Irish folk song for Baritone and chamber ensemble
FOUR SONGS for Soprano and Piano (1992) 9’
Text: Maya Angelou
THREE CABARET SONGS for Soprano and Piano (1991) 9’
Texts: Edna St. Vincent Millay, William M. Thackeray, Tennessee Williams
REMEMBRANCE (1988) 17’
Four songs on sonnets of William Shakespeare for Soprano, oboe, clarinet, piano, viola, and cello
IMMIGRANT SONGS (2018)
For choir with soloists, organ, recorder, chalumeau, oud, kanun, harp, and frame drum
Commission by the Cathedral of St. John the Divine and Nina Stern. Premiere by Rose of the Compass and the Choir of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. April 9, 2018, The Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, NY. Text by Victoria Sirota.
PRELUDE AND SPIRITUAL FOR MOTHER EMANUEL (2015) 9'
For chorus, soprano soloist, string orchestra and piano
Dedicated to the victims of the June 2015 shootings at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC. Premiered at the 2015 New Year's Eve Concert for Peace at St. John the Divine, New York, NY. Text by Victoria Sirota.
TREE OF LIFE (2015)
Commissioned by the Palladium Musicum in honor of Saint Paul's Within the Walls, Rome, Italy. Text by Victoria Sirota based on the four Sir Edward Burne-Jones Mosaics.
HOLY WOMEN: LIVES OF THE WOMEN SAINTS IN THE STAINED GLASS WINDOWS OF ST. BEDE'S CHAPEL (2010) 40’
For 3 sopranos, 4 mezzo sopranos, 1 alto, fl, ob, bsn, guitar, organ, vln, vlc
I CAME THAT THEY MAY HAVE LIFE (2000) 3’
For mixed chorus and organ. Text: John 10:10, 11:14-15
THE PASSION OF JESUS CHRIST (1998) 30’
A visual oratorio for soli (STB), mixed chorus,organ, piano and 2 percussionists. Text: from the Gospels of Mark, Luke and John, and the Book of Revelation
HOW SHALL I REPAY THE LORD? (1996) 4'
For mixed chorus and organ, (string quartet, ad libitum). Text: Psalm 116:10-17
KYRIE AND SANCTUS (Holy Nativity Mass) (1996) 3’
For Congregation and Organ
PUT ON THE ARMOR OF LIGHT (1995) 4’
For mixed chorus, oboe, and organ. Text: from Romans 13:11-14
GOD IS LOVE (1994) 4’
For solo soprano, mixed chorus and organ. Text: from John 4:7, 16
SANCTUS AND AGNUS DEI (1994) 4'
For congregation and organ
IN QUIETNESS AND TRUST (1992) 3’
For mixed chorus a cappella. Text: The Book of Common Prayer (Isaiah 26:3, 30:15)
MASS (1990) 35’
For Soloists (SATB), Chorus(satb), Organ and Percussion
SONGS AND SPELLS: A Midsummer Nightscape (1981) 19’
For chorus and chamber ensemble. Chorus(satb), 1 (pic)- 1 - 1 -0; 1-1-1-0; perc (2), pno(cel), 2 vin, cb. Text: William Shakespeare
All works published by Muzzy Ridge Music unless otherwise indicated