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Secular Choral

 

Mixed Voices (SATB etc)
 

 

POEM ABOUT THE SUN SLINKING OFF AND PINNING UP A NOTICE (1980)  SATB, SSAB, SSAA, TTBB

OLD LONDON STREET CRIES (1981: revised 2007)  SATB

TRANSATLANTIC (1983)  SATB

3 SONGS FROM 'OTHELLO' (1983/84)  SSATB

THE COMPUTER'S FIRST CHRISTMAS CARD (1984)  1-3 SSA groups, TB

THE MOON IS SILENTLY SINGING (1985)  2 SSATB choirs, 2 horns

AND JUST NOW (1986)  SATBB

THE MOON IS DISTANT FROM THE SEA (1987)  SAB or SSA, piano

CALIBAN'S SONG (1988)  SSAATTBB

FROM AGE TO AGE ENDURE (1988) solo soprano, SATB, ensemble (fl, cl, trp, bass, pf) or piano duet
(commissioned by Auckland Youth Choir)

JERRY JONES (from FROM AGE TO AGE ENDURE) (1988)  SA, SSAA or SATB, flute, and piano

THE SILENT VOICES (from FROM AGE TO AGE ENDURE) (1988)  solo soprano, SATB or
                  SSAA, flute, piano

EPITAPH TO MRS FRELAND (from FROM AGE TO AGE ENDURE) (1988)  soprano, SSATB,
                  piano duet

SEA SONG (from A ROBIN HYDE CYCLE) (1988/9)  2 SAATB choirs

SONG FOR A YOUNG COUNTRY (1989)  SSAATTBB
(commissioned for the closing ceremony of the XIVth Commonwealth Games)

SONG FOR A SPRING MORNING (1991)  SATB, SSAA or SA, piano (optional untuned percussion)
(commissioned by Guy E. Jansen)

PORTS OF CALL (1992)  SATB

THREE ROBIN HYDE IMPRESSIONS (1993)  SATB, piano
(commissioned by Robert Lutt and World Projects (California))

RAKIURA (1993)  SSAATTBB, alto solo
(commissioned by the Auckland Dorian Choir)

THE SEA CHILD (1994)  SATB or SSAA, flute, piano
(commissioned by Ashburton College)

THERE IS A SOLEMN WIND TONIGHT (1989/94)  SSA or SAB, flute, piano

THE TRUE DEAD SPEAK (1995)  SATB, clarinet, piano
(commissioned by Mercury Bay Area School, Whitianga)

ONCE THEY ALL BELIEVED IN DRAGONS (1996)  SAB, piano

NIGHT COUNTRY MUSIC (1996)  SAATB
(commissioned by the Renaissance Singers, Palmerston North)

TRYST (1997)  SATB, jazz trio (piano, bass, drums)

BENUE LULLABY (1998)  SSA or SSATB, piano, bongos

RAINBOW NATION (1998)  SATB, piano

THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK  (1998; revised 2003)  solo baritone, SSATB

BLACK BILLY TEA (1989/99)  SAB, piano (also available for SATB, piano)

SONG OF A DRIFTER (1999)  TTBB or SATB, piano

I WATCHED A TELEVANGELIST (2000)  SATB or TTBB, piano

RAIN SONGS (1992; revised 2000)  SSAATTBB
(commissioned by the NZ National Youth Choir)

WHISPER YOU ALL THE WAY HOME (2002)  SSATB

THE WINE-RICH ARTERIES (2002)  SATB, piano
(commissioned by GALS, Auckland)

FOR THE FALLEN (2004)  SATB, organ
(commissioned by St Paul’s Cathedral, Wellington)

KARANGA (2005)  SSAATTBB

NA BLÁTHA CRAIGE (2005)  SSAATTBB

RAIN IN THE NIGHT (2005)  SSAATTBB

THE MOON SHINES EVERYWHERE (2005) SSAATTBB

A WINTER TWILIGHT (2006)  SATB
(commissioned by Auckland Youth Choir)

EXCUSES, EXCUSES (2006)  SAB, piano

THE MOON ALWAYS FOLLOWS THE SUN (2006)  SAB, piano

NOT MADE WITH HANDS (2006)  SSA, piano or SAB, piano

MY OTHER JANDAL (2007)  SATB

OLD CUSTARD (2007)  SATB, piano

THE SINGERS (2007)  SATB, piano

THE CRUISER (2008)  SATB

A FAREWELL (2008)  SATB

MATARIKI (2009)  2 SATB choirs, piano

KEEPSAKE MILL (2009)  SATB, piano

ORPHEUS (2009)  alto solo, SATB, organ

ME HE KOROKORO TUI (2009)  semi-chorus (SATB), SATB, organ
(commissioned for the Out and Loud Festival 2010)

UNA NOCHE DE VERANO (2010)  singing bowl, SATB

THE PALE AND SILVER MOON'S BLUE SILK AND BLOSSOM (2010)  SATB
(commissioned by Viva Voce)

UPHILL (2010)  SA(A)B, piano
(commissioned by The Hamilton Chorale)

FROM TIME TO TIME (2010)  solo voice, SSATB

MAGIC (2010)  trumpet, SATB, piano

SHINE OUT, FAIR SUN (2011)  SATB, piano

KARAKIA OF THE STARS (2011)  SSAATTBB, koauau

SOMETHING TOLD THE WILD GEESE (2011)  SATB, piano

A BRIGHT LIGHT STILL SHINES (2011)  SATB, piano

WHEN MUSIC SOUNDS (2011)  SATB, piano

PIRATE STORY (2012)  SATB, piano

SEE YOU, ANON (2012)  SATB

SUICIDE IN THE TRENCHES (2012)  trumpet, SSAATTBB

ALL THIS SINGING, ONE SONG (2012)  SATB
(commissioned by GALS)

A BIRTHDAY OFFERING (2012)  SATB, piano

GOOD TIMES, BAD TIMES, ALWAYS (2012)  SATB, piano

MISTER NOBODY (2013)  SAB, piano

WHANAU MARAMA (2013)  mixed-voice choir and electronic sounds

3 SONGS FROM ‘TWELFTH NIGHT’ (2013)  SSATB

IN FLANDERS FIELDS (2013)  SATB, piano

THE BRIDGE OF LOVE (2014)  SSAATTBB, piano duet

LUZ ÚLTIMA (2014)  3 SATB choirs, piano

FROM AWAY (2014)  solo soprano, SAB, piano (commissioned by Music Alive Rangitikei 2014)

CANCIÓN DE INVIERNO (2014)  SSAATB (commissioned by Nota Bene, Wellington)

FUTILITY (2014)  SSATB

A LAMENT (2014)  SATB, piano

SUNRISE AT MANGAWHAI (2015)  SSAATTBB

THE DATE HAS BEEN SET (2015)  SAB, piano

THERE WILL BE STARS (2015)  SAATBB

JOY (2016)  SSAATTBB, organ (or piano)

WHEN THE SUN COMES AFTER RAIN (2016)  SATB, piano

THE MUSICAL DIRECTOR (2016)  SATB, piano

 

 

 

Equal Voices -  treble voices (SSA etc) and male voices (TTBB etc)
 

 

POEM ABOUT THE SUN SLINKING OFF AND PINNING UP A NOTICE (1980)  SATB, SSAB, SSAA, TTBB

THIS OLD HAMMER (from TRANSATLANTIC) (1983)  SSAA

THE MOON IS DISTANT FROM THE SEA (1987)  SAB or SSA, piano

DARKNESS (1987)  14-part women's voices, flute

FROM AGE TO AGE ENDURE (1988) solo soprano, SATB, ensemble (fl, cl, trp, bass, pf) or piano duet
(commissioned by Auckland Youth Choir)

JERRY JONES (from FROM AGE TO AGE ENDURE) (1988)  SA, SSAA or SATB, flute, and piano

WHAT, STILL ALIVE? (from FROM AGE TO AGE ENDURE) (1988)  TTBB

THE SILENT VOICES (from FROM AGE TO AGE ENDURE) (1988)  solo soprano, SATB or SSAA, flute, piano

LEVIATHAN (1989)  2 SSAA choirs, oboe, tape

LÄKSIN MINÄ KESÄYONÄ KÄYMÄÄN (1989)  2 SSA choirs (Finnish folk song)

SONG FOR A SPRING MORNING (1991)  SATB, SSAA or SA, piano (optional untuned percussion)
(commissioned by Guy E. Jansen)

THESE ISLANDS (Volume 1) (1992)  4 NZ songs, optional harmony part, piano

SEA VISION (1993)  SSA, cello and percussion

ROAD'S END (1993)  SSAA, piano

THESE ISLANDS (Volume 2) (1993/94)  4 NZ songs, optional harmony part, piano

THE SEA CHILD (1994)  SATB or SSAA, flute, piano
(commissioned by Ashburton College)

THERE IS A SOLEMN WIND TONIGHT (1989/94)  SSA or SAB, flute, piano

THE MECHANICAL DRAGON (1996)  SSA, piano

A DRAGON IS IN MY COMPUTER (1996)  SA, piano

TWO COLONIAL LYRICS (1997)  2 SSA choirs, piano

BENUE LULLABY (1998)  SSA or SSATB, piano, bongos

I HAVE A DOZEN DRAGONS (1998)  SA, piano (with optional flute)

MY GIFTS TO KEEP (1998)  SA, piano

I MADE SOMETHING STRANGE WITH MY CHEMISTRY SET (1998)  SA, piano (optional ensemble)

FRIENDS (1998)  SA, piano

SONG OF A DRIFTER (1999)  TTBB or SATB, piano

BUBBLES (1999)  SA, piano

IN A GLORIOUS GARDEN GREEN (1999)  SSA, piano, percussion

SHALL I COMPARE THEE TO A SUMMER’S DAY (1999)  SSA, guitar or piano

CRUMPY! (2000)  TTBB, piano

ON THE SWAG (2000)  SSA, piano

SONGS FOR THE OPEN ROAD (2000)  TTBB

I WATCHED A TELEVANGELIST (2000)  SATB or TTBB, piano

CATCH ME THE MOON (2000)  2 SSA choirs and soprano saxophone
(commissioned by the OHFU Female Chorus, Tokyo, Japan)

CREATURES (2000)  SA, piano

RAIN SONGS (1992; revised 2000)  SSAATTBB
(commissioned by the NZ National Youth Choir)

RELATIVELY SPEAKING (2001)  SA, piano

ZOO DOINGS (2002)  TTBB

THREE BUSH BALLADS (2002)  TTBB

DECISIONS (2002)  SA, piano

ON HIS QUEERNESS (2004)  TTBB

TIME PIECES (2004)  TTBB, piano

MALE CALL (2005)  TTBB

CHINESE MOON (2005)  SSSAA

COMPUTER, COMPUTER (2005)  SA, piano

IN CHARACTER (2006)  SA, piano

BALLAD (O WHAT IS THAT SOUND?) (2006)  TBB, piano

PANGUR BAN (2006)  SA, percussion (optional), piano
(commissioned by Boston City Singers)

THE TRUE HISTORY OF RESURRECTION JACK (2006)  TBB, piano

WYNKEN, BLYNKEN, AND NOD (2006)  SA, piano

FRIENDSHIP SONGS VOLUME 1 (2006)  SA, piano

REMEMBER (2006)  SSAA, flute
(commissioned by North Shore Ladies Choir)

NOT MADE WITH HANDS (2006)  SSA, piano or SAB, piano

WHERE DID YOU COME FROM, BABY DEAR? (2007)  SSAA, congas, double bass

WHEN MY MOTHER SINGS TO ME (2007)  SA, piano

NIGHT WATCH SONG (2007)  2-part male voices (TB) and piano

THE BOGEYMAN (2007)  2-part treble voices and brass band (or piano)

FULL MOON RHYME (2008)  SSA, piano

COUNT ME THE STARS (2008)  SSAA, guitar
(commissioned by Kristin School)

LULLABY (2008)  SA, tone chimes, piano
(commissioned by Diocesan Junior School)

TALKING TURKEYS (2008)  2-part treble voices, piano

OFF TO OUTER SPACE TOMORROW MORNING (2009)  TBB, piano

BRING US IN GOOD ALE (2009)  TBB, congas, piano

TE MANAWA TAPU (2009)  2-part treble voices, piano
(commissioned by Baradene College)

CHILD OF MY HEART (2009)  SA, piano

THAT’S MACABRE (2010)  solo voices, 2-part treble voices, piano

LISTEN TAMAKI MAKAURAU (2010)  treble voices (3 parts), organ, piano, percussion (optional)

THE VOICES OF CHILDREN (2010)  SSA, piano

WHERE LIES THE LAND (2010)  2-part treble voices, piano (with optional instrumental part)

MOON FISH (2010)  2-part treble voices, piano

PUCK’S SONG (2010)  SSA, piano

SONG IN SUMMER (2011)  SA, piano

ESCAPE AT BEDTIME (2011)  SA, piano (or small ensemble)
(commissioned by Sydney Grammar School)

COME SLEEP. OH SLEEP. (2012)  SSAA, piano
(commissioned by Kristin School)

A CHARM FOR RAIN: HE TUA I TE RANGI (2013)  SSAA, piano

OUR BEAUTIFUL PLACE (2014)  2-part treble voices, piano (with optional ensemble)

A LAMENT (2014)  SSA, piano (original version for SATB, piano)

MIHI (2015)  SSAA, piano

THE MAN FROM THE LAND OF FANDANGO (2015)  SA, piano

LULLABY FOR MATARIKI (2015)  SA, piano duet

WINDY NIGHTS (2015)  SSA, violin and piano (or SSA and string quartet)

THREE MORE DRAGONS (2016)  SA, piano

KARAKIA OF THE MOON (2016)  SSAA, piano

BOYS WILL BE BOYS (2016)  2-part treble voices, piano

THE STARS ARE WITH THE VOYAGER (2016)  SA, flute and piano

FLORADORA DOE (2016)  SA, piano