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Choral Compositions - SSAA

The Aurora Borealis EL.CH.1001 SSAA + mezzo soprano soloist + piano; text by John E. Logan


Ave Maria EL.CH.1002 SSAA, piano
selected as the 2011 winner of the Ruth Watson Henderson Composition Competition

Child EL.CH.1003 SSAA a cappella; text by Elise Letourneau

Emily’s Garden: Seven Choral Miniatures EL.CH.1004 SSAA + cello + flute; text by Emily Dickinson
1.) It’s all I have to bring today; 2.) A sepal, petal, and a thorn; 3.) Longing is like the seed;
4.) Perhaps you’d like to buy a flower; 5.) Bee! I’m expecting you!; 6.) To make a prairie; 7.) The Earth has many keys

Kyrie (Missa ad Pacem) EL.CH1005 SSAA, piano

Night EL.CH.1006 SSAA, piano; text by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Our Home Is This Country (from “Nikmak”) EL.CH.1007 SSAA a cappella; text by Rita Joe
(to order the complete Nikmak suite, please visit A Tempo Music www.donaldpatriquin.com)

Psalm 139: Invocation to Our Mothers EL.CH.1008 SSAA, piano

She Weeps Over Rahoon EL.CH.1009 SSAA, piano; text by James Joyce

Regret and All Her Nightgowns EL.CH.1010 SSAA, piano; text by Sue Goyette

Three Poems by Emily Dickinson EL.CH.1011 SSAA, flute quartet, piano, crystal wine glasses
1.) If I Can Stop One Heart From Breaking; 2.) Heart, We Will Forget Him; 3.) I Had Been Hungry All The Years


Choral Compositions - SSA

Child EL.CH.1012 SSA a cappella; text by Elise Letourneau

I Did Not Die EL.CH.1013 SSA, piano; text by Mary Elizabeth Frye

The Lamb EL.CH.1014 SSA, piano; text by William Blake

The Virgin Mary to the Child Jesus (cantata) EL.CH.1015SSA, mezzo-soprano soloist, piano, cello, flute;
text by Elizabeth Barrett Browning (available after December 4-2016 premiere)


Choral Compositions - 2-part upper voices

A Prayer for Animals EL.CH.1016 SA, piano/guitar; text by Albert Schweitzer

I Did Not Die EL.CH.1017 SA, piano; text by Mary Elizabeth Frye

Spring Lullaby Song EL.CH.1018 SA, piano, optional cello; text by Elise Letourneau


Choral Compositions - SATB

Ave Maria EL.CH.1019 SATB, piano
selected as a finalist for the 2013 American Prize in Choral Composition
(SSAA version selected as the 2011 winner of the Ruth Watson Henderson Composition Competition)

Blow, Blow, thou Winter Wind EL.CH.1020 SATB a cappella, text by William Shakespeare

Blues Hallelujah EL.CH.1021 SATB, rhythm chart

A Canadian Folksong EL.CH.1022 SATB, piano; text by William Wilfred Campbell

Cast All Your Votes for Dancing EL.CH.1023 SATB, rhythm chord chart; text by Hafiz

Desolation Blues EL.CH.1024 spoken word, SATB, rhythm chord chart; text by Jack Kerouac

Dust of Snow EL.CH.1025 SATB a cappella; text by Robert Frost

Four Poems by Langston Hughes EL.CH.1026 SATB, rhythm chord chart
1.) April Rain Song; 2.) Ardella; 3.) Because; 4.) Daybreak In Alabama

Four Poems by Tony Cosier EL.CH.1027 SATB, rhythm chord chart
1.) On Highway 7; 2.) Nocturne*; 3.) To The One Who Listens; 4.) Fool’s Dance*
* selected as a finalist for the 2014 American Prize in Choral Composition

The Glimmer Mass EL.CH.1028 SATB a cappella
selected as a finalist for the 2014 American Prize in Choral Composition

Haiku for Oscar EL.CH.1029 SATB, piano; text by Elise Letourneau

I Asked of God EL.CH.1030 SATB, piano; text by Lucy Maud Montgomery

I Will Lay Down This Pencil EL.CH.1031 SATB, rhythm chord chart; text by Nicola Vulpe

Martians EL.CH.1032 spoken word artist, SATB, rhythm chord chart; text by Elise Letourneau

A Midwinter Night’s Dream SATB, piano; text by William Wilfred Campbell
selected at the 2013 winner of the Atlantic Voices Composition Contest
please visit www.cypresschoral.com to order

Missa Aurora EL.CH.1033 SATB, piano

Missa Prima Lux EL.CH.1034 SATB, rhythm chord chart

MLK's Dream EL.CH.1035 soloist/s (improv), SATB, rhythm chord chart; text by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Night Song for Thelonious EL.CH.1036 SATB, piano, upright bass

Notre Père EL.CH.1037 SATB, piano

Our Father EL.CH.1038 SATB, piano
selected as a finalist for the 2014 American Prize in Choral Composition

Peace Prayer SATB, piano; text by St. Francis of Assisi
selected as the 2012 winner of the Choral Canada (formerly ACCC) Diane Loomer award
selected as a finalist for the 2013 American Prize in Choral Composition
please visit www.cypresschoral.com to order

Piping Down the Valleys Wild EL.CH.1039 SATB, flute; text by William Blake

PoetHeart: Poems of Archibald Lampman EL.CH.1040 SATB a cappella
1.) Voices of Earth; 2.) What Do Poets Want With Gold?*; 3.) In Beechwood Cemetery;
4.) A Forest Path In Winter; 5.) Why Do Ye Call The Poet Lonely?
* selected as a finalist for the 2014 American Prize in Choral Composition

Prayer (O Light Eternal) EL.CH.1041 SATB, a cappella; text by Harry Pickens

Prayer for Wednesday's Children EL.CH.1042 SATB, rhythm chord chart; text by Elise Letourneau

Regret and All Her Nightgowns EL.CH.1043 SATB a cappella; text by Sue Goyette

Requiem for Fourteen Roses EL.CH.1044 SATB, soloist, 8-piece chamber ensemble
1.) Les Roses; 2.) Introit; 3.) The Remembering; 4.) Eishet Chayil; 5.) Kyrie Eleison;
6.) The Day is No More; 7.) Geneviève Bergeron; 8.) Hélène Colgan; 9.) If the Day Is
Done; 10.) Nathalie Croteau; 11.) Barbara Daigneault; 12.) The Waterwheel;
13) Anne-Marie Edward; 14.) Maud Haviernick; 15.) This Is Nothing But Thy Love;
16.) Maryse Laganière; 17.) Maryse Leclair; 18.) Sanctus & Benedictus*;
19.) Anne-Marie Lemay; 20.) Sonia Pelletier; 21.) Agneau de Dieu*; 22.) Michèle
Richard; 23.) Annie St-Arneault; 24.) Pie Jesu; 25.) Annie Turcotte; 26.) Barbara
Klucznik Widajewicz; 27.) Psaume 23*; 28.) In Paradisum*; 29.) The Seed Market;
30.) What Divine Drink Wouldst Thou Have, My God?; 31.) The Going Forth
* selected as a finalist for the 2015 American Prize in Choral Composition

SkyDancer: 3 Songs and 240 Wires for Philippe Petit EL.CH.1045 SATB, string quartet, piano
1.) Who Can Leap the World’s Ties?; 2.) To Gaze On All Creation Below;
3.) I Follow My Impulsive Feet

Songs of the Hours: Three Poems by Bliss Carman EL.CH.1046 SATB, piano
1.) At Sunrise; 2.) At Twilight; 3.) Night Lyric

Thou Hast Made Me Endless EL.CH.1047 SATB, piano; text by Rabindranath Tagore

Twelve Poems by Rumi EL.CH.1048 SATB, rhythm chord chart
1.) Where Everything Is Music; 2.) The Seed Market; 3.) This World Which Is Made Of
Our Love For Emptiness; 4.) The Waterwheel; 5.) The Breeze At Dawn; 6.) Do You
Think I Know?; 7.) In Your Light; 8.) Quietness; 9.) Daylight; 10.) Today; 11.) A Great
Wagon; 12.) Unfold Your Own Myth

Voices of Earth EL.CH.1049 SATB a cappella; text by Archibald Lampman

What Divine Drink Wouldst Thou Have, My God? EL.CH.1050 SATB, piano; text by Rabindranath Tagore
selected as a finalist for the 2014 American Prize in Choral Composition

Where Everything is Music EL.CH.1051 SATB, piano; text by Rumi, English rendering by Coleman Barks

You Begin EL.CH.1052 SATB, jazz trio, triangle; text by Margaret Atwood


Choral Compositions - SAB

I Did Not Die EL.CH.1053 SAB, piano; text by Mary Elizabeth Frye

Long Time Sun EL.CH.1054 piano; text - Irish blessing



Choral Compositions - TTBB

Ave Maria EL.CH.1055 TTBB, piano
(SSAA version selected as the 2011 winner of the Ruth Watson Henderson Composition Competition)

City Dusk EL.CH.1056 TTBB + piano; text by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Goldenhair EL.CH.1057 TTBB a cappella; text by James Joyce


Choral Compositions - other configurations

Double Choir, mixed:

Four Love Poems by E.E. Cummings EL.CH.1058 SATB + SATB, piano, upright bass, congas
1.) I Carry Your Heart; 2.) I Love You Much; 3.) When Faces Called Flowers Float Out
Of The Ground; 4.) Since Feeling Is First
selected as a finalist for the 2013 American Prize in Choral Composition



Adult Choir + Children’s Choir:

Different Drum EL.CH.1059 SATB + SA, piano, drum(s); text by Henry David Thoreau

Serenity Song EL.CH.1060 SATB + SA, piano



Choir + Audience:

Communitas EL.CH.1061 SATB, piano, audience


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