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Three movements on Herzlich tut mich verlangen from Choralvorspiele: 52 Preludes on Lutheran Hymns for organ
Performed by Jonathan Oldengarm, during the Passion Sunday Service via YouTube (www.youtube.com/standrewstpaul) from The Church of St-Andrew and St-Paul, Montreal, Quebec, at 11:00am - 12:00pm on March 21 st 2021.

Salish Song and Inuit Hunting Song from Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set I, for SATB and optional piano
Broadcast from the CD into light recorded by musica intima (Alma Classique: ACD2 2613) during a broadcast program on Public Radio Station, Australia's Concert Hall Classic ABC Escape to the wilds of Canada and the music it inspires, on September 9th and April 19th 2020.

Draw Nigh and Take the Body of the Lord for SATB and organ
Podcast (YouTube) by the Choir of the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Houston, TX, Dr. Crista Miller (Director of Music /Cathedral Organist), Jeong-Sut Bae (Assistant Organist) during 'Wednesday is still for Choir' Co-Cathedral performance recorded earlier in January, relayed on April 29th 2020.

Salish Song and Inuit Hunting Song from Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set I, for SATB and optional piano
Broadcast from the CD into light recorded by musica intima during a Choral Showcase program on Public Radio station WETA (90.9FM), Greater Washington, Arlington, Virginia, at 9:00pm on April 19th 2020.

Draw nigh and take the Body of the Lord for SATB and organ
Performed by the choir of The Church of St. Michael and St. George, Robert Wylie Lehman (Organ and Choirmaster) during the 3rd Sunday in Lent, Holy Eucharist Service, at The Church of St. Michael and St. George, St. Louis, MO on March 15th 2020.

Northern Landscapes Soprano saxophone and organ
Claudia Tesorino (soprano sax.), Jonathan Oldengarm (organ), CD: A Mari Usque ad Mare: Canadian Landscapes - Klanglogo KL1417 Released in Europe on February 28th 2020 & in North America in June 2020.

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
Performed by the Choir of First United Methodist Church of Corvallis, John Collison (Director of Music), Craig Hanson (Organist), as the Offertory during the Morning Service at First United Methodist Church of Corvallis, Corvallis, OR, on January 12th, 2020.

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
Performed by the Choir of First-St Andrew's United Church, Paul Merritt (Organist Emeritus), during the 10:30am Mission and Outreach Service, at St-Andrew United Church, London, Ontario, January 12th, 2020.
Preludio: The Baptism of Jesus the first movement of Three Quiet Pieces for organ:
Performed by Paul Merritt (Organist Emeritus), earlier in the Service.

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
Performed by the Chancel Choir of Grace United Methodist Church, Dan Wagner (Director) during the morning Worship Service at Grace United Methodist Church, Naperville, IL on January 12th, 2020.

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
Performed by the Choir of Gary United Methodist Church, Jennifer Whiting (Director of Music), Kevin Lange (Organist), to dedicate the tithes, offerings and pledges during the Morning Service at Gary United Methodist Church, Naperville, IL on January 12th 2020.

Preludio: The Baptism of Jesus the first movement of Three Quiet Pieces for organ:
Performed by Bruce Power (Organist/Choir Master) during the First Sunday after Epiphany, The Baptism of our Lord Service at the Church of the Holy Cross, Shreveport, Louisiana, on January 12th 2020.

from the Gaelic: four settings of the tune 'Slane' for organ
To be performed by Florence Mustric on the historic Beckerath organ during the lunchtime recital Aspects of time in the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Cleveland, Ohio, on January 8th and 15th 2020.

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
Performed by the Choir of Gary United Methodist Church, Jennifer Whiting (Director of Music), Kevin Lange (Organist), as the Offertory of The Baptism of the Lord Sunday Service, at Gary United Methodist Church, Wheaton, IL on January 12th, 2020.

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
To be performed by the Choir of St-Andrew and St-Paul, Montreal, Jonathan Oldengarm (Director of Music), Jean-Sebastian Vailee (Conductor), as the Introit of The Baptism of the Lord service, at St-Andrew and St-Paul Church, Montreal, QC on January 12th, 2020.

The Lord He Comes for SATB with organ
Performed by the Choir of First-St. Andrew's United Church, Paul Merritt (organ), during the Advent One - HOPE, Lessons and Carols Service at First-St. Andrew's United Church, London, Ontario, on December 1st 2019.

Raftsman's Song and High Summer, movements #2 & #6 from Northern Landscapes for soprano saxophone and organ
Performed by Claudia Tesorino (soprano saxophone) and Ekaterina Kofanova (organ) during a concert at the Evangelisches Gemeindezentrum Kirchzarten, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany on June 30th, 2019.

Weihnachten '16 for saxophone ensemble
Performed by The Saxonoras (Saxophone Ensemble), Claudia Tesorino (Director) winning second prize, during 2 concerts, one at the Orchestertreff Berlin at 12:30pm and the other at the FEZ in Berlin at 2:00pm on May 25th 2019.

Draw Nigh and Take the Body of the Lord for SATB and organ
Performed by the Choir of St. John the Divine, Steven Newberry (Director of Music and Worship), during the 9:00 and 11:00am Worship Services at the church of St. John the Divine, Houston, Texas on the third Sunday in Lent, March 24th, 2019.

Banks of Loch Erin for SATB and piano (optional) from Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1
Performed by the Vivaldi Chamber Choir, Edette Gagn (Artistic Director), during the Watercolours concert at St. Helen's Anglican Church, Vancouver, BC, March 9th 2019.

Two Organ Preludes - Christe Sanctorum and O Jesus Christ, mein's Lebens Licht
Performed by Paul Merritt during an Organ Recital in the series celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Casavant Organ at First-St. Andrew's United Church, London, Ontario, Canada on February 17th 2019.

Preludio: The Baptism of Christ for organ (1st movement from Three Quiet Pieces)
Performed by Bruce Power (Organist/Choirmaster) during 'The Baptism of our Lord' Service at the Church of the Holy Cross, Shreveport, Louisiana, on Sunday, January 13th 2019.  

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
To be performed by The Choir of the Church of Our Saviour, Paul J. Murray (Director of Music and Organist) during The Baptism of the Lord service at The Church of Our Saviour, Park Avenue, New York on January 13th, 2019 at 11:00am.  

Weihnachten '16 for saxophone ensemble
Performed by The Saxonoras (Saxophone Ensemble), Claudia Tesorino (Director) winning second prize, during 2 concerts, one at the Orchestertreff Berlin at 12:30pm and the other at the FEZ in Berlin at 2:00pm on May 25th 2019.

Draw Nigh and Take the Body of the Lord for SATB and organ
Performed by the Choir of St. John the Divine, Steven Newberry (Director of Music and Worship), during the 9:00 and 11:00am Worship Services at the church of St. John the Divine, Houston, Texas on the third Sunday in Lent, March 24th, 2019.

Banks of Loch Erin for SATB and piano (optional) from Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1
Performed by the Vivaldi Chamber Choir, Edette Gagn (Artistic Director), during the Watercolours concert at St. Helen's Anglican Church, Vancouver, BC, March 9th 2019.

Two Organ Preludes - Christe Sanctorum and O Jesus Christ, mein's Lebens Licht
Performed by Paul Merritt during an Organ Recital in the series celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Casavant Organ at First-St. Andrew's United Church, London, Ontario, Canada on February 17th 2019.

Preludio: The Baptism of Christ for organ (1st movement from Three Quiet Pieces)
Performed by Bruce Power (Organist/Choirmaster) during 'The Baptism of our Lord' Service at the Church of the Holy Cross, Shreveport, Louisiana, on Sunday, January 13th 2019.

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
To be performed by The Choir of the Church of Our Saviour, Paul J. Murray (Director of Music and Organist) during The Baptism of the Lord service at The Church of Our Saviour, Park Avenue, New York on January 13th, 2019 at 11:00am.  

Weihnachten '16 for saxophone octet
Performed by the Saxonoras, directed by Claudia Tesorino during the Adventskonzert at the Evangelische Kirche, Marinedorf-Sud, Berlin on December 1st, 2018.

From Six Epigrams for violin & piano -  3 movements:  No. 2 Allegro Vivace, No. 5 Sarabanda & No. 6 Allegro Spiritoso
Performed by Oliver Legue (violin) and Maria Dolnycky (piano), being presented with an award during the Alliance for Canadian New Music Projects Showcase Festival final concert, at the Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto, Canada, on Friday, November 30th, 2018.   

Inuit Hunting Song for SATB and piano (optional) from Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1
Performed by the Viva Chorale choir, Caroni Young (Director), Diana English (piano) during the Dreams of North concert at all Saints Anglican Church, Salt Spring Island, BC on November 24th 2018.  

From Six Epigrams for violin & piano - Three movements:  No. 2 Allegro Vivace, No. 5 Sarabanda & No. 6 Allegro Spiritoso from Six Epigrams for violin & piano
Performed by Alison Wan (violin) and piano accompanist, during the Alliance for Canadian New Music Projects 25th Anniversary Celebration Contemporary Showcase, at the Fine Arts Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on November 24th, 2018.  

From Six Epigrams for violin & piano -  3 movements:  No. 2 Allegro Vivace, No. 5 Sarabanda & No. 6 Allegro Spiritoso
Performed by Oliver Legue (violin) and Maria Dolnycky (piano), during the Alliance for Canadian New Music Projects Showcase Festival, at the Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto, Canada on November 23rd, 2018.    

In Flanders Fields for soprano solo, SATB and melodic instrument
Performed the choir of Dublin Street United Church, Barrie Cabena (organ), Sheri Cabena (soprano solo) during the Remembrance Day Church Service, Dublin Street United Church, Guelph, Ontario, Canada November 11th, 2018.  

Selection of movements from both the Northern Landscapes and from the Spanish: 7 Preludes on Latino Hymns for soprano saxophone and organ
Performed by Claudia Tesorino (soprano saxophone) and Ekaterina Kofanova (organ) during a concert at the Friedenskirche in Bern, Switzerland on November 4th, 2018.  

English Dances for Wind Band and Percussion
Performed by the University of Toronto Wind Symphony, Jeffrey Reynolds (conductor)during a concert at the  University of Toronto, Faculty of Music , MacMillan Theatre on October 13th 2018.  

The Lost Traveler's Dream for organ
Performed by Jonathan Oldengarm during a concert at Eglise Sts-Anges, Lachine, Quebec, on Sunday, September 30th, 2018.  

Night Scene, the second movement of Organ Sonata no. 2
Performed by Jonathan Oldengarm, during the Musik aus Kanada Concert during the Orgelfestwoche 2018 on the historic Ladegast organ in the Schlosskirche, Wittenberg, Germany, on September 5th and also at the Stars and Pipes concert at the same venue, on September 8th, 2018.  

Antiphon:  the Wild Echoes for 2 alto saxophones
Performed by Claudio Melis and Chen Cheng during The Four Elements: Air concert (Antonia Glugla) at the Gewachshaus  at the Coop Campus, Hermannnstr 84, Berlin on Saturday, June 9th 2018.  

In Flanders Fields for soprano solo, SATB and violin (or equivalent instrument)
Performed by the West Point Glee Club, Constance Chase (director):
• West Point, United States Military Academy, NY during the Graduation Concert in Eisenhower Hall Ballroom; May 22nd.
• St. John's Northwestern Military Academy, Delafield, WI; April 14th.
• Sun Prairie Performing Arts Center, Madison, WI; April 13th.  

Harbour Grace Diddling for SATB and piano (optional) from Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set II
Performed by the Laudate Singers, Lars Kaario (Artistic Director) during the Celtic Spirit concert held in St Andrew's United Church, Vancouver, BC, Canada, on May 5th, 2018.  

In Flanders Fields for soprano solo, SATB and violin (or equivalent instrument)
Performed during a SATB class by a John F. Ross Collegiate Vocational Institution Choir, Dale Hobbs (choir director), during the Guelph Kiwanis Music Festival at St. George's Anglican Church, Guelph, Ontario on April 18th 2018 at 12:40pm and also at The Spring Concert of John F. Ross C.I.V.  at John F. Ross C.V.I., Guelph, Ontario on May 3rd.  

from the Spanish: 7 Preludes on Latino Hymns for soprano saxophone and organ
Premiered by Claudia Tesorino (soprano saxophone) and Lukas Storch (organ) during the Musikalische Vesper, at Franzosische Friedrichstadtkirche, Berlin on Sunday, April 15th, 2018 at 4:00pm  

In Flanders Fields for soprano solo, SATB and violin (or equivalent instrument)
Performed by the West Point Glee Club, Constance Chase (director), at St. John's Northwestern Military Academy, Delafield, WI April 14th 2018, and at Sun Prairie Performing Arts Center, Madison, WI April 13th 2018.  

Sonatina for Four for recorder quartet
Premiered by the Biberacher Blockfloten-Consort during a concert at St. Martin's Hall in Biberach an der Riss, Germany, on April 6th, 2018 at 5:00pm  

One Midsummer's Morning: an English folk-set for Wind Ensemble
Pqerformed by the Wind Symphony, Jeffrey Reynolds (conductor) during a concert at the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, on March 29th, 2018.

Slane 1 & Caoineadh na mabh  for organ, from   the Gaelic: 10 Preludes on Irish Melodies
Performed by Florence Mustric during the lunchtime recital Dances, airs, and laments in Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Cleveland, on February 28th, 2018.

In Flanders Fields for soprano solo, SATB and violin (or equivalent instrument)
Performed by the West Point Glee Club, Constance Chase (director), at First Presbyterian of Freehold, Freehold, NJ, on February 24th, 2018.

Salish Song for SATB and piano (optional) from Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1
Performed by the Vancouver Chamber Choir, 'guest' conductor, Stephen Smith (piano) during the Maestro! The Annual Conductor's Concert during the 38th annual National Conductor's Symposium, under the direction of Jon Washburn, at Dunbar Ryerson United Church, Vancouver, British Columbia, on Saturday, February 17th, 2018.

In Flanders Fields for soprano solo, SATB and violin or equivalent instrument
Performed by the Elora Singers, Noel Edison (conductor), during the John McCrae: His Life in Words, Images and Song concert (part of the Commemoration of 100th Anniversary of Lt. Col. John McCrae's Passing day), at River Run Centre, Guelph, Ontario, on January 28th, 2018.

The White Dove for 2 soprano soloists, SATB and organ
Performed by the Choir of the First Presbyterian Church, Rachel Bundage (Director of Music), Keith Moore (Sanctuary Choral Conductor), and Rhonda Swanson (Organist) as the Offertory during the 8:30am Epiphany of the Lord Service, at the First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, TN, on January 7th, 2018



Recent Recordings

Opus# Title Publisher Year Duration
158 Northern Landscapes Soprano saxophone and organ
(composed, 2006)
CD: A Mari Usque ad Mar: Canadian Landscapes
Claudia Tesorino (soprano sax.), Jonathan Oldengarm (organ)
Klanglogo KL1417 2020 18'49"


Recent Publications

Souvenirs of Frankfurt
Alto saxophone and piano Chili Notes, www.chilinotes.com (Frankfurt)

Restoration: A Homage to Henry Purcell
(Saxophone Octet) Chili Notes, www.chilinotes.com (Frankfurt)

Toccata: A Homage to Dietrich Buxtehude
(Saxophone Octet) Chili Notes, www.chilinotes.com (Frankfurt)

Latino Hymns: from the Spanish
(Trumpet & Organ) -   Publisher: Musikverlag Bruno Uetz www.uetzverlag.de

Larus goes to Far Rockaway
(Alto Sax. Solo) Chili Notes, www.chilinotes.com (Frankfurt)

from the Spanish: Seven Preludes on Latino Hymns for Soprano Saxophone and Organ
(Soprano Saxophone and Organ) www.uetu.de

Contradanse
(Soprano and alto saxophones and piano)Chili Notes, www.chilinotes.com (Frankfurt)

Three Sacred Songs
(SATB, flute, with piano (optional)) ECS (ECS Schirmer) www.ecspublishing.com
Song 1: The Round Day
Song 2: The Shepherd Lad
Song 3: Magdalenes Song (In the Smile of my Lord)

Draw nigh and take the Body of the Lord
(SATB and organ)ECS (ECS Schirmer) www.ecspublishing.com

Hymn to the Queen of Heaven
(SATB Chorus unaccompanied) ECS (ECS Schirmer) www.ecspublishing.com

At Morn - at Noon - at Twilight dim
(SATB Chorus unaccompanied) ECS (ECS Schirmer) www.ecspublishing.com

The Garden
An anthem for SATB and organ www.paracletepress.com

Shepherds, Keeping Watch by night
A carol for SSA and organ www.paracletepress.com

A Virgin Pure
for SSA and harp or piano: www.giamusic.com

Rejoice, the Glorious Day is Come for SSA and harp or piano
A carol for SSA and harp or piano: www.ocp.org

Love came down at Christmas
A carol for SSA or SATB and piano or harp: available in two versions: www.ecspublishing.com

Two Christina Rossetti Carols Before the Paling of the Stars and Christmas hath a Darkness
Two carols for SATB & piano (ad lib): www.ecspublishing.com



Recent Awards

Derek Healey was recently awarded Third Prize in the Art Song Competition
organized by the American Composers Forum and The Schubert Club
- from a field of more than 500 entries!
Derek Healey was recently awarded a prize by the Children's Aid Society for a work written for the CAS Chorus, conductor Elizabeth Parker titled Yellow Butterflies.



Biographies

Wikipedia entry Derek Healey
Meet the Composer, Derek Healey An Interview with Derek Healey by Mark Hopkins
    Journal of the Canadian Band Association, June issue of Canadian Winds, Spring 2009, Vol. 7, No. 2.
    Email: Canadian winds@sasktel.net
New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians 2001 Edition
The Oxford Dictionary of Music 1994 Second Edition
Encyclopedia of Music in Canada 1981 Edition
Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians 1978 Edition





Discography

Opus# Title Year Duration
8 Concerto for organ, strings & timpani
The CBC Vancouver Chamber Orchestra,
conducted by John Avison with Derek Healey, organist.
CBC/Radio Canada (LP) SM-143 stereo
(also includes works by Healey Willan, Murray Adaskin & Bruce Mather)
1970 13'
40 Arctic Images (orchestral suite)
The CBC Vancouver Chamber Orchestra, conducted by John Avison
Contemporary Canadian Compositions for Orchestra
CBC/Radio Canada (LP) SM-265 stereo
(also includes music by Robert Turner)
1973 16'
41b Six Canadian Folk Songs
The Festival Singers of Canada, conducted by Elmer Iseler
with Ruth Henderson piano
Canadian Landscapes I CBC Radio Canada
Broadcast Recording (LP) SM-274 stereo
(also includes works by Thomas Baker, Murray Schafer & Violet Archer)
1973 25'
45 Primrose in Paradise (orchestral fantasy)
The CBC Vancouver Chamber Orchestra , conducted by John Avison
CBC/SRC (LP) SM331
(also includes music by Robert Turner & Bruce Mather)
1977 8'
40 Arctic Images (orchestral suite)
The Louisville Orchestra, conductor Pierre Hetu
The Louisville Orchestra First Edition Records
(LP) LS-769 stereo
(also includes music by Jacques Hetu)
1980 16'
30a Cookham Notebook (suite for organ)
Hugh McLean organ CBC Transcription (LP) CBC/RCI - 481
(also includes works by Healey Willan, Barrie Cabena, Bengt Hambraeus, etc)
1977 21'
As I was a-walking (carol)
Greenwood Singers, directed by Robert de Frece
Winter Green: Songs for Christmas - Arktos 96013CD
(also includes works by Gustav Holst, Kenneth Leighton, Elizabeth Poston, etc)
1996 4'
Salish Song (folk song arrangement)
Elmer Iseler Singers, conducted by Elmer Iseler
The Maple Leaf Forever - Opening Day Records ODR 9314
(also includes works by John Beckwith, Howard Cable, Harry Freedman, etc)
1998
82 One Midsummer's Morning (folksong suite for band)
Wellington Winds, directed by Michael Purves-Smith
An Artist's Neighbourhood - Chestnut Hall Music CHM 02003
(also includes works by Glenn Buhr, Peter Hatch,
Boyd McDonald & Michael Purves-Smith)
2002 20'
89 Four Preludes on Latino Religious Songs (violin & organ)
The Murray/Lohuis Duo
All American
Raven Recordings OAR-650 2003
(also includes works by John Corigliano, Leo Sowerby, John Weaver, etc)
2003 16'
82 One Midsummer's Morning (mvts 1-5) (folksong suite for band)
West Lothian Celebrity Winds, director Nigel Boddice
the gathering Amadeus AMSCD069
(also includes works by John Maxwell Geddes, Stephen Dodgson, etc).
2004 18' 45"
41b
86
The Banks of Loch Erin (from 6 Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1)
Harbour Grace Diddling (from 6 Canadian Folk Songs: Set 2)
Laudate Singers, conductor Lars Kaario Celtic Jounrney Laudate Singers - LS1004
(also includes works by M. McGlynn, A. Stephen, E. Whitacre, King Henry VIII, etc)
2007 6' 03"
86 The Jovial Young Sailor, Get to Bed and The Banks of Loch Erin
     (from 6 Canadian Folk Songs: Set II -- SATB & piano ad lib)
Mount Union College Choir, Mount Union College, Alliance, Ohio # MusSoldOutCD
(also includes works by Leonard Bernstein, Philipp Nicolai, Antonio Lotti, Thomas Dorsey & others)
2007
107 The Silvered Lute (soprano solo and piano)
Mei Zhong (soprano) and James Helton (piano) www. NorthPacificMusic.com NPM LD 033
(includes music by Derek Healey, Hau Lin, Judith Cloud, Joaquin Turina, & Eleanor Trawick)
2009 17' 55"
Awake, and Join the Cheerful Choir (SATB & organ)
The Virgin (soprano solo, or instrument, and SATB)
South Bend Chamber Singers, conductor Nancy Menk and accompanist Kathleen Keasey
The World's Desire: Christmas at Loretto Pro Organo CD 7229 www.proorgan.com
(also included: music of Tavener, Rutter, Locklair, Sargent,and more)
2010 1' 50"
2' 35"
41b Salish Song for chorus from 'Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1'
Inuit Hunting Song for chorus from 'Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1'
musica intima, Lane Price (soloist) Into Light/musica intima Atma Classique: ACD2 2613 www.atmaclassique.com
(also includes works by Imant Raminsh, R. Murray Schafer, Robert Lang, Claude Viver, etc)
2010 3' 33"
3' 07"
The Lowly Child (SSA and keyboard)
conducted by Craig Kingsbury
CD: 'Verbum Caro' -- Choral Music for Advent, Lessons and Carols
by Oregon Catholic Press; OCP #30101355. www.ocp.org
(also includes works by J.S. Bach, R. Proulx, C. Mawby, C. Willcock, etc)
2010
41b Inuit Hunting Song for chorus from 'Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1'
(Composed 1973)

musica intima, Lane Price (soloist) CD: Music Intima 20 - ATMA 32010 - UPC code 722056301022 - www.atmaclassique.com
2012 3' 07"
93 Solemn Music for Wind Ensemble
(composed, 2003)
University of Manitoba Wind Ensemble, Fraser Linklater, conductor CD: North Winds IV: Canadian Wind Band Music
University of Manitoba, Marcel A. Desautels Faculty of Music www.umanitoba.ca/music
2013 7' 37"
41 Inuit Hunting Song from Six Canadian Folk Songs: Set 1 (SATB and optional piano)
(composed, 1973)
Elmer Iseler Singers; Lydia Adams, conductor
Soloists: Nelson Lohnes, Cathy Robinson and Alison Roy,
CD: ELMER ISELER SINGERS Greatest Hits, Vol 1 www.elmeriselersingers.com
2013 3' 07"
93 Solemn Music for Wind Ensemble
(composed, 2003)
University of Manitoba Wind Ensemble, Fraser Linklater, conductor CD: North Winds IV: Canadian Wind Band Music
University of Manitoba, Marcel A. Desautels Faculty of Musicwww.umanitoba.ca/music
2013 7' 37"
158 Northern Landscapes Soprano saxophone and organ
(composed, 2006)
Claudia Tesorino (soprano sax.), Jonathan Oldengarm (organ), CD: A Mari Usque ad Mar: Canadian Landscapes Klanglogo KL1417,
(klanglogo is a shared brand of TYE trust your ears www.klanglogo.de ) Rondeau Production www.rondeau.de
2020 18'49"




Recent Compositions

Opus# Title Year Duration
160 Souvenirs of Frankfurt
Instruments: Alto saxophone and piano
Movements:
     1) The River Main
     2) Füssli in Goethe-Haus
     3) Homemade Frankfurt Green Sauce
     4) A busy day at the Römerberg
     5) The Kaiserdom (Magnificat)
     6) Sachsenhausen Flea Market
     7) Cranach in the Städel Museum
     8) The Eschenheimer Tower
2020 14' 51"
159 NOVA:  12 Variations on a Scotian Song
Large Wind Ensemble and Percussion

Theme (1'54" )    1) The Riders   (1'42")
2) Scherzo Gioviale (1'29")    3) Flugel    (1'23")
4) A Sigh   (1'39")    5) Scales   (1'17")
6) Echo Scherzo  (1'19" )    7) Strathspey   (1'33")
8) Western Wind (1'25")    9) Oboe & Timps (1'13")
10) Arietta Triste  (1'40")    11) Trumpets Flourishing  (1'57")
12) Waulking Song  (2'38")

2019 20'49"
158 Magnificat for Saint Martins
Recorder quartet, Percussion (2 players),
Glockenspiel,Piano, Choir & Organ
2019 14'35"
157 Seabird Island revisited: six excerpts
Viola and piano
     1) Night fall
     2) I know where Seabird Island is
     3) Travel Song
     4) The Maid's Song
     5) The Shaman's Canoe Song
     6) All beasts and men will bow before me
2019 11'09"
156 Five Preludes on Lutheran Chorales
Saxophone Octet
     1) Christ lag in Todesbanden
     2) Herzhiebster Jesu
     3) Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan
     4) Jesus, meine Zuversicht
     5) Christ ist erstanden
2019 8'53"
155 Three Whitman Songs
SATBarB and piano obbligato
     a) Cavalry Crossing at Ford (4 '30")
     b) Bivouac on a Mountain Side (4'20")
     c) Sing on, Sing on, you Gray-Brown Bird (5'30")
2018 Total Duration:
14'20"
154 Choralvorspiele: 52 Preludes on Lutheran Hymns
Organ
2018 1 hour 45 mins (complete set)
2 min. (average duration, single prelude)
153a Weihnachten '16
Saxophone Ensemble (SSS,AAA,TT,Bar)
2017 5' 15"
153b Weihnachten '16
3 Saxophones (SSA) & organ
2017 5' 15"
153c Weihnachten '16
Soprano Saxophone & organ
2017 5' 15"
152 Nunc Dimittis for Canterbury
SSATB, Baritone solo & Chamber Orchestra (Tr. Rec 1 & 2, Tn. Rec, timp, hp,  vib, org, and str.)
2017 4' 20"
151 Magnificat for Canterbury
SSATB, Baritone solo & Chamber Orchestra (Tr. Rec 1 & 2, Tn. Rec, timp, hp, vib, org, and str.)
2017 8' 10"
150 Songs from the Shih Ching
Lyric soprano and large wind ensemble

       Movements - Part 1       Duration: 15'29"
1) The Raging Waters    2) The Clearing
3) Be careful, Chung Tsu!    4) Shu is away
5) The Willows at the Western Gate    6) The Hunt

       Movements - Part 2       Duration: 16'37"
7) The Sacred Tower    8) Down fall the plums
9) The North Wind    10) Gathering White Asters
11) The great Carriage    12) What of the Night?

Song cycle of a dramatic nature, chosen from the Chou Dynasty collection of the Shin Ching or Confucian Odes c. 800 B.C. - 600 B.C.  For Senior or Graduate level performers.  Songs may be performed individually or in groups chosen by the performers.
2016 32' 06"
149 Sonatina for Four
recorder quartet
Feb. 2016 7' 15"
148 Restoration: a Homage to Henry Purcell
Saxophone octet or saxophone orchestra
Dec. 2015 7' 45"
147 Twelve Vignettes
guitar solo
       1) Introduzione    2) Scherzetto
       3) The 4th strings Song    4) Fives
       5) Border Ballad    6) Night Chant
       7) Folk Dance    8) Distant Bugles
       9) Dreams of Ancient Battles   10) Liu Xijun and the King of Wusan
       11) Un Rituale con Incenso   12) Toccatina
Oct. 2015 21' 15"
146 Bianco's Delight: a bakers dozen cat songs
Soprano (or mezzo) & piano
      1) Puss came Dancing (Trad. Nursery Rhyme)
      2) She sights a Bird (Emily Dickinson)
      3) Sonnet to Mrs. Reynolds Cat (John Keats)
      4) Kittens (Lewis Carroll)
      5) Dame Wiggins of Lee (John Ruskin)
      6) A Cats Conscience (Anon.)
      7) To a Cat (Algernon Charles Swinburne)
      8) A Cat in Distress (Percy Bysshe Shelley)
      9) Six little Mice (Trad. Nursery Rhyme)
      10) Rindle, Randle (Trad. Nursery Rhyme)
      11) The Cats have left for tea (Kate Greenaway)
      12) At the Fireside (Trad. Nursery Rhyme)
      13) Salmagundi (Trad. Nursery Rhymes)
Settings of texts as diverse as a sonnet of Keats, poems of Shelley and Dickinson, and popular nursery rhymes.
Aug. 2015 20' 02"
145 Requiem aeternam/Kyrie
Soprano solo, choir and Haydn orchestra
The opening movement of a Requiem Mass originally sketched-out in 1998/1999
2015 6' 11"
144 Bagatelles Bk 1 The English Years 1952-1959
Piano solo
       1) Music antica 2) Pavan
       3) Zephyr I        4) Air
       5) Zephyr II        6) Arches
       7) Zephyr III        8) Helter-skelter
       9) Serenade for Columbine        10) Invention
       11) from birdsong        12) Kensington Gardens: Nov. 53
       13) Cano        14) Humoresqu
       15) Aria semplice        16) Adagio
       17) Repeated notes        18) Scherzo
       19) Echos        20) Adieu
An autobiographical collection of short piano pieces interspersed with a set of recent variations varying levels of difficulty.
April 2015 24' 36"
143 Contredanse
Violin (or soprano sax) & Baritone Sax
      A triple jig, written for a birthday celebration.
March 2015 3' 52"
142 Cityscape with Bells: Gedachtniskirche
Piano solo
      A fantasy piece inspired by the bells of the Gedachtniskirche, Berlin, together with sounds of the surrounding city.
2015 15' 30"






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