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List of Works

Op. 1167Verbum supernum prodiens (2016) for Voices (in three groups) and Organ3.5 min.

Text from Liturgia Horarum (in Latin)

Dedication: in memoriam Pauline Oliveros (1932–2016)

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Op. 1166Bells for Pauline (2016) for Chimes (Tubular) and Clarinet11 min.

Dedication: in memoriam Pauline Oliveros (1932–2016)

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1165Three Pastorales on a German Carol (2016) for Organ7 min.
  • (Adagio molto)
  • (Allegretto leggiero)
  • (Lento tranquillissimo)

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Andreas Willscher, St. Joseph, Hamburg-Wandsbek

Op. 1164Jahreslosung 2017 (2016) 2-part Canon1 min.

Text of Ezekiel 36:26a (in German)

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Publisher: free download

Op. 1163Ihr habt nun Traurigkeit (2016) for Baritone, Alto Recorder, and Organ3 min.

Text of John 16:22 (in German)

Dedication: for Tre Cantores: Erich Koch, Markus Nickel, and Reiner Gaar gewidmet

Op. 1162Rondelet (2016) for Organ (opt. pedal)2.75 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Jan Mannee

Op. 1161Give All to Love (2016) for SATB Chorus and Organ2.5 min.

Text by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Huff Memorial Choir; Edward Elwyn Jones, conductor

Dedication: in memoriam Harry Lyn Huff (1952–2016)

Publisher: The Sacred Music Press (forthcoming 2017)

Op. 1160Sunset (2016) for Two Voices and Piano2.75 min.

Text by Robert Creeley

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Dedication: for the 2016 Lyrica Dialogues in memory of Peter J. Gomes (1942–2011)

Commission: Commissioned by the Lyrica Society for Word-Music Relations

Publisher: free download

Op. 1159Kennebunkport Suite (2016) for Organ9 min.

Carson Cooman, organ

Dedication: for Joyce Painter Rice, First Congregational Church, Kennebunkport, Maine and the 1854 E. & G. G. Hook Organ, Opus 177

Op. 1158Moon Marked (2016) for Clarinet and Trumpet6 min.

Dedication: for Chris Gekker

Commission: Commissioned by Chris Gekker

Op. 1157Come, Let Us Go Again (2016) for SATB Chorus, Brass Quintet, Timpani, and Organ4.5 min.

Text by Richard Leach

Dedication: in memory of J. Reilly Lewis (1944–2016)

Commission: Commissioned by the Cathedral Choral Society, Washington, D.C.

Op. 1156Canto quieto (2016) for Organ (or Harmonium) (opt. pedal)4.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Andreas Willscher

Op. 1155Sketch No. 1 (2016) for Organ1.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Denis and Rachel

Op. 1154Rondino for St. Joseph (2016) for Organ (opt. pedal)2.5 min.

Carson Cooman, organ

Dedication: for Andreas Willscher, St. Joseph, Hamburg-Wandsbek

Op. 1153Armenian Nocturne (2016) for Piano6.5 min.

Dedication: for Zachary Haroutunian

Op. 1152Exordium (2016) for Organ5 min.

Dedication: for Edward Landin

Commission: Commissioned by Edward Landin

Op. 1151Near (Cantus IV) (2016) for Piano6.5 min.

Dedication: for David Lang at 60

Commission: Commissioned by Mary Bainbridge for the Noonday Concert Series

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1150Pastorale (E.M.M.) (2016) for Keyboard3.25 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

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Dedication: for Rosalind Mohnsen, in memory of her mother

Publisher: free download

Op. 1149O Come: Three Hymn Fantasies (2016) for Organ11 min.
  • Nettleton (“Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing”)
  • Veni Emmanuel (“O Come, O Come, Emmanuel”)
  • Veni Creator Spiritus (“Come, Creator Spirit”)

Dedication: (various)

Commission: Commissioned by Nick Wilson

Op. 1148Gregorian Diptych (2016) for Organ7.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Lynn Trapp

Op. 1147Refrains (2016) for Organ7.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Peter Clark

Op. 1146Rain Songs (2016) for SATB Chorus and Orchestra
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8 min.

Text by Mary Austin

Dedication: for the 80th anniversary of the Harvard Summer Chorus

Commission: Commissioned by the Harvard Summer Chorus and the Boston Modern Orchestra Project

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1145Preludio gioioso (2016) for Piano2.25 min.

Dedication: for Alessia Capodaglio, on her graduation from the Conservatorio “G. Frescobaldi”, Ferrara

Commission: Commissioned by Leonello Capodaglio

Op. 1144Roses (2016) for SATB Chorus and Piano3 min.

Text by George Eliot

Aire Born Singers; Max Murphy, conductor

Dedication: for Abby Frost and Ipswich High School

Publisher: Heritage Music Press

Op. 1143Westminster Carillon (2016) for Organ3.75 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Kiel Krommer

Commission: Commissioned by Kiel Krommer

Op. 1142Tower Antiphonies (2016) for Chimes or Carillon9 min.
  • Prelude
  • Cavatina
  • Battaglia

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Dedication: for the 100th anniversary of the tower chimes at the First Unitarian Society in Newton, Massachusetts

Commission: Commissioned by the First Unitarian Society in Newton

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1141Epitaph (2016) for Soprano and Trumpet4 min.

Soprano sings wordless vocalise

Dedication: for Corrine Byrne, in memory of her mother

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1140Albumleaf for Dick and Judy Wagner (2016) for Piano1.5 min.

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Dedication: for Dick and Judy Wagner

Publisher: free download

Op. 1139Portola Valley Mass (2016) for Congregation and Organ6 min.

Text from the Ordinary of the Mass (Episcopal Rite II, English)

  • Kyrie
  • Gloria
  • Sanctus
  • Agnus Dei

Dedication: in celebration of the institution of the Rev. Beth Phillips as Rector, April 16, 2016

Commission: Commissioned by the parish of Christ Episcopal Church, Portola Valley and Woodside, California

Publisher: St. James Music Press

Op. 1138Fantasy and Jig (2016) for String Orchestra5.75 min.

Dedication: for Irene and Raphael

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1137Epigram (in memoriam Steven Stucky) (2016) for Cello and Chamber Orchestra
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7 min.

Dedication: in memoriam Steven Stucky (1949–2016)

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1136Cones of Silence (Chorales and Diversions) (2016) for Flugelhorn, Euphonium, and Tuba12 min.
  • Chorale I
  • Diversion I
  • Chorale II
  • Diversion II
  • Chorale III

Dedication: for Chris Gekker and the Eastern Music Festival

Commission: Commissioned by Chris Gekker for the Eastern Music Festival

Publisher: Soundspells Productions

Op. 1135Magnetic South (2016) for Organ (or Harmonium)5-15 min.

Dedication: for Eva-Maria Houben

Op. 1134Owl Night (2016) for Organ or Piano8-20 min.

Dedication: for Eva-Maria Houben

Op. 1133An Open Door (2016) for TBB (or TTB) Chorus Unaccompanied (or Opt. Piano)2.25 min.

Text adapted from the Bible: Revelation 3:8

Aire Born Singers; Max Murphy, conductor

Dedication: for Renaissance Men

Commission: Commissioned by Heritage Music Press

Publisher: Heritage Music Press

Op. 1132A Place Where Angels Sing (2015) for SATB Chorus Unaccompanied2.5 min.

Text by John Keble

Marsh Chapel Choir and Thurman Choir; Scott Allen Jarrett, conductor

Dedication: for Scott Allen Jarrett

Commission: Commissioned by Heritage Music Press

Publisher: Heritage Music Press

Op. 1131Fantasia on “Greensleeves” (2015) for Organ7 min.

Dedication: for Marco Lo Muscio

Commission: Commissioned by Marco Lo Muscio

Op. 1130Morning Star (2015) for SSA Voices and Piano3 min.

Text from the tomb inscription of the Venerable Bede

Aire Born Singers; Max Murphy, conductor

Dedication: for Nancy Menk

Commission: Commissioned by Heritage Music Press

Publisher: Heritage Music Press

Op. 1129Festlicher Lobgesang (2015) for SATB Chorus and Keyboard Instrument1.5 min.

Text of Psalm 136:1 (Lutherbibel; in German)

Dedication: für Lothar Graap und den Ökumenischen Chor Schöneiche

Op. 1128Rondeau Carol (2015) for Piano2 min.

Dedication: for Christian and Kay

Publisher: Lorenz Publishing Co. in "The Church Pianist (November/December 2016)"

Op. 1127Sarabande (in modum benedictionem) (2015) for Organ4 min.

David E. Lamb, organ

Dedication: for Ross Wood

Op. 1126Nowel: Owt of your slepe aryse (2015) for 3-part Voices (non-mixed) Unaccompanied2 min.

Text from the Selden Carol Book (in Middle English)

Lorelei Ensemble; Beth Willer, director

Dedication: for Beth Willer and Lorelei Ensemble

Op. 1125Christus natus est (2015) for SATB Chorus Unaccompanied3 min.

Text by Countee Cullen

Dedication: for Edward Elwyn Jones and the Harvard University Choir

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1124Ruhiger Lobgesang (2015) for SATB Chorus and Keyboard Instrument2.75 min.

Text of Psalm 117:1–2 (Lutherbibel; in German)

Dedication: für Lothar Graap und den Ökumenischen Chor Schöneiche

Op. 1123Partita semplice (2015) for Organ (manuals only)6 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: in memoriam Robert Byrd (1959–2014)

Op. 1122Rondo estatico (2015) for Keyboard2.75 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Jeff and Beth

Op. 1121Sonata for Flugelhorn and Piano (2015) for Flugelhorn and Piano12.5 min.
  • Cantus
  • Ludus

Dedication: for Anne McNamara

Commission: Commissioned by Anne McNamara

Op. 1120St. Michael Antiphonies (2015) for Organ5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Dr. JanEl B. Will on her 20th anniversary at Bruton Parish, Williamsburg, Virginia

Commission: Commissioned by the Choirs of Bruton Parish, Williamsburg, Virginia

Op. 1119Musette (2015) for Piano2.25 min.

Dedication: for Kurt Wiklander

Op. 1118Tambourin (2015) for Organ2 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Paul Fritts on his birthday