List of Works

Op. 1348Mr. Pelham’s Minuet, Varied (2020) for Organ4 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Beckie and JanEl

Op. 1347Meditatio passionis (2020) for Organ6+ min.

Carson Cooman, organ

Dedication: for Klaus Geitner

Commission: Commissioned by Klaus Geitner

Op. 1346A Pilgrimage Carol (2019) for SATB Chorus and Organ3.5 min.

Text by Euan Tait

Harvard University Choir; Edward Elwyn Jones, conductor

Dedication: for the 110th Annual Christmas Carol Services of The Memorial Church, Harvard University, December 2019

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1345Prayer in Darkness (2019) for Organ4+ min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Klaus Geitner, in celebration of the addition of the pedal 10 2/3′ stop to the Eule organ of the Himmelfahrtskirche, Munich-Sendling, Germany

Commission: Commissioned by Klaus Geitner

Op. 1344Scherzetto (2019) for Flute and Organ3 min.

Dedication: for Virginia Schaap

Commission: Commissioned by David Schaap

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc. in "Five for Flute + Organ"

Op. 1343Gridwork (2019) for Taiko Drums, Marimba, and Organ4.5 min.

Dedication: for Rhonda Sider Edgington

Commission: Commissioned with support from the Special Projects Committee of the San Francisco Chapter, American Guild of Organists

Op. 1342Fantasia canonica (2019) for Organ6 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: in celebration of the installation of Charissa Simmons as Canon for Children and Families, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Portland, Oregon

Commission: Commissioned by Erik, Lydia, and Emily Simmons

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1341The Shores of Light (2019) for Soprano and Organ11 min.

Textless (vocalise)

Dedication: for Ketti Jane Muschler and Thomas Sheehan

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1340As We Are Changed (2019) for Soprano, Tenor, SATB Chorus, and Chamber Orchestra
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65 min.

Libretto by Euan Tait

  • Part One: Collisions — Collisions
  • Two souls on a far planet
  • All the horses of the world vanish
  • All of me
  • Receiving his soul
  • Lullaby
  • What I was (1)
  • The ignored
  • What I was (2)
  • Cradle song for a young adult
  • Part Two: Song of My Music — My music began
  • The creation of a life
  • Birth
  • Lion, lioness
  • Creation of the world through birdsong
  • Song for musicians
  • Part Three: Songs of Transformation — No home
  • A living music
  • Soul seascape
  • A human music

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Dedication: for the Commonwealth Chorale in celebration of David Carrier’s 40th anniversary as artistic director, 2019–20

Commission: Commissioned by the Commonwealth Chorale

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1339Plymouth Soundings (2019) for Organ5.5 min.

Dedication: for Clive Jenkins, Richard Line, and Michael Eaton

Commission: Commissioned for the Mayflower 400 celebrations

Publisher: Goodmusic Publishing Ltd.

Op. 1338Regen über dem Münster (2019) for Organ2.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann

Op. 1337Paulus-Praeludium (2019) for Organ4 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Cambridgeport Collection"

Op. 1336Pastorella acustica (2019) for Organ3.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Hartwig Barte-Hanssen and Tord Siemen

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Cambridgeport Collection"

Op. 1335Lighthouse Song (2019) for Organ4 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Villemo Daneling

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Cambridgeport Collection"

Op. 1334Tiento mixolítico (2019) for Organ4+ min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Klaus Stehling and in memory of Robert Earl Behrman (1972–2019)

Commission: Commissioned by Klaus Stehling

Op. 1333Easter Soundings (2019) for Organ6 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Thomas Sheehan

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1332The Door (2019) for SATB Chorus, Oboe, and Piano4.5 min.

Text by Jane Hirshfield

Dedication: for the installation of the Rev. Dr. Cynthia Landrum, May 5, 2019

Commission: Commissioned by the First Parish Church of Acton and Stow, Mike Pfitzer, music director

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1331Fanfarria brillante (2019) for Organ3 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Klaus Stehling

Commission: Commissioned by Klaus Stehling

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Five Festive Organ Pieces, Set 2"

Op. 1330The Lighthouses (2019) for Organ8.5 min.

Dedication: for Klaus Geitner

Commission: Commissioned for the 12th Sendlinger Orgelnacht, Munich-Sendling, Germany

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Spire and The Lighthouses"

Op. 1329Ostinato Fanfare (2019) for Organ Duet (four hands, two feet)2 min.

Dedication: for Felix Bräuer and Thorsten Schwarte

Commission: Commissioned by Felix Bräuer

Op. 1328Spire (2019) Mosaic for Organ10 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann and the 50th anniversary of the Walcker organ in Ulm Cathedral, Ulm, Germany

Commission: Commissioned by Philip Hartmann

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Spire and The Lighthouses"

Op. 1327Cornet Voluntary (2019) for Organ5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Sharon Edwardes on her 50th birthday

Commission: Commissioned by Jonathan Edwardes

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Cambridgeport Collection"

Op. 1326Preludio cambiente (2019) for Organ3 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Peter Planyavsky

Op. 1325Concerto per organo (2019) for Organ15 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Rebecca Davy and Bruton Parish (Williamsburg, Virginia) in celebration of the dedication of Dobson Op. 96

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1324The Mystic Trumpeter (2018) for Speaker, Trumpet, and Piano18 min.

Text by Walt Whitman

Dedication: Commissioned by Edward Hull for Barbara Hull in celebration of their 30th wedding anniversary

Commission: Commissioned by Edward Hull

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1323Introduction and Toccata (2018) for Organ (pedal solo)5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Nicholas Schmelter

Op. 1322Fantasy on “Adeste fideles” (2018) for Organ6 min.

Dedication: for Thomas Sheehan

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1321Meditation on “Es ist ein Ros” (2018) for Organ5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann

Op. 1320The Baker’s Dozen (2018) Musical for Children
Chorus, Actors, Piano, Opt. Percussion, Opt. Guitar
35 min.

Book and Lyrics by Randy Northrup

Commission: Commissioned by Allendale Columbia School

Op. 1319Christmas of the Witnesses (2018) for SATB Chorus and Organ3.5 min.

Text by Euan Tait

Harvard University Choir; Edward Elwyn Jones, conductor

Dedication: for the 109th Annual Christmas Carol Services of The Memorial Church, Harvard University, December 2018

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1318Two Orgelkids Pieces (2018) for Organ ("Do-organ"; Orgelkids project)3.5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Lydia Vroegindeweij

Publisher: freely available upon request; use contact link below

Op. 1317Little Praeludium in C (2018) for Organ ("Do-organ"; Orgelkids project)2 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: in memoriam Gaël Liardon (1973–2018)

Publisher: freely available upon request; use contact link below

Op. 1316The Remembering Earth (2018) for SATB Chorus and Organ4.5 min.

Text by Elizabeth Kirschner

Harvard University Choir; Edward Elwyn Jones, conductor

Dedication: for the Memorial Church at Harvard University, in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I

Commission: Commissioned by The Memorial Church, Harvard University

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1315Ocean of Light (2018) for SATB Chorus and Organ4 min.

Text by Phineas Fletcher

Dedication: for the 2019 Buffalo Niagara Northeast Regional Convention

Commission: Commissioned by the Buffalo Chapter of the American Guild of Organists

Publisher: The Sacred Music Press

Op. 1314Moonlight (2018) for Glass Harmonica3.75 min.

Dedication: for Bruno Kliegl

Op. 1313The Forest for the Trees (2018) for Organ9 min.

Dedication: for Forrest Eimold

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1312Intermezzo (2018) for Organ5 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Rachel Laurin

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Six Quiet Organ Pieces"

Op. 1311Day Sky Hymn (2018) for Organ3+ min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann at 60

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Two Sky Hymns and An Oasis Remembered"

Op. 1310Night Sky Hymn (2018) for Organ3+ min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Michael Vollmer

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Two Sky Hymns and An Oasis Remembered"

Op. 1309Outside Voices (2018) for Solo Violin, Cello, and String Orchestra9 min.
  • An Astral Visit with Laurence Crane
  • Cambridge Rocket

Dedication: for Phoebe Carrai, Sarah Darling, and the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra

Commission: Commissioned by the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra

Op. 1308What Is Good (2018) for SATB Chorus Unaccompanied2.5 min.

Text from the Bible: Micah 6:8

Harvard Choral Fellows; Thomas Sheehan, conductor

Dedication: for the inauguration of Lawrence S. Bacow as the 29th president of Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Commission: Commissioned by Harvard University

Publisher: Selah Publishing Co., Inc.

Op. 1307River Ballad (2018) for Contrabass3 min.

Dedication: for Euan Tait

Op. 1306Starfield (2018) Three Meditations for Organ14 min.
  • Arcturus
  • Sigma Octantis
  • Polaris

Dedication: for Thomas Sheehan

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1305Musica da processione (2018) for Organ4 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Franziska and Patrick Hahn

Commission: Commissioned by Philip Hartmann

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Five Festive Organ Pieces, Set 2"

Op. 1304Epistle Sonata (2018) for Flute and Organ8 min.

Dedication: for Anna and Erik Meyer

Commission: Commissioned by Anna Meyer

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 1303Lullaby (2018) for Organ3 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Grimoaldo, Nicole, Jaron, and Samuel

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Six Quiet Organ Pieces"

Op. 1302Rondino on G (2018) for Organ3 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Roberta Rowland-Raybold

Publisher: Lorenz Publishing Co. in "The Organist’s Library, Vol. 66"

Op. 1301Arioso cantabile (2018) for Organ5 min.

Carson Cooman, organ

Dedication: for Enrico Pasini

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp. in "Six Quiet Organ Pieces"

Op. 1300Ulmkreis (2018) for Organ7 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann

Publisher: Bardon Enterprises

Op. 1299Toccata in E (2018) for Organ3 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Jackson Borges