POCKET Fanfare for Wind Ensemble Commissioned by The College of New Jersey Wind Ensemble, Eric Laprade, conductor, is now available for purchase through Murphy Music Press. Duration: 3′ Level: 4 http://murphymusicpress.com/products/w-525
“Listen Here” (text by Langston Hughes) for SATB Choir and Optional Vocal Percussion will soon be available for purchase. Stay tuned for more info.
“Silent Sea” for SATB Divisi & Piano will soon be available in the Judith Clurman Choral Series through G. Schirmer, Inc. This setting of Rachel Boast’s beautiful and compelling poem is scored for mixed choir with minimal divisi, appropriate for a skilled high-school level choir and beyond. Stay tuned for more info.
Combining the 15th century Bianco Da Siena text Laudi Spiritualis with a single verse from Christina Rossetti’s A Christmas Carol. In the first, the poet invites divine love to descend. In the latter, Rossetti considers the gift of love manifested in the birth of the Christ child. Together, they remind the listener that holy love may come in many forms.
for Women’s Chorus and Piano Accompaniment (SSAA) now available from Heritage Music Press, Janet Galvan Series.
Judith Clurman Rejoice: Honoring the Jewish Spirit Choral Series. This popular song by Debbie Friedman is a beautiful and complex arrangement. Using a clarinet like a shofar and the piano like a klezmer band, this is a worthy piece for any fine choir.