List of Works

Op. 219Therefore Let Us Keep the Feast (2000) for Contrabassoon and Organ4 min.

Dedication: for Jeanne Coonan and Robert Ferris

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 217Vigils (2000) for Violin4.5 min.

Dedication: for Elizabeth

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 216Variations on “Jesu, Dulcia Memoria” (2000) for Organ6 min.
  • (Slow)
  • (Very slow)
  • Passacaglia (Moderate)
  • (Exuberant)

Dedication: for Murray Forbes Somerville

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 2"

Op. 215Gallery Music (2000) for Organ2 min.

Dedication: for Janet and Arthur Perrin

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing in "A Carson Cooman Organ Album"

Op. 214This Life-Long Gift of Praise (2000) for Organ4.25 min.

Dedication: for Paul and Ruth on the occasion of their wedding

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing in "A Carson Cooman Organ Album"

Op. 213Two Psalms (2000) for Trumpet and Piano4 min.
  • Psalm 40
  • Psalm 66

Dedication: for Colby

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 212Tide of Angels (2000) for SATB Chorus and Organ2.25 min.

Text by Richard Leach

Dedication: for the choir of First Congregational United Church of Christ, Fairport, New York

Publisher: Fred Bock Music Company

Op. 211Toccata on “Lasst uns erfreuen” (2000, rev. 2017) for Organ3 min.

Dedication: for Felix Bräuer

Op. 210Two Parlor Pieces for Reed Organ (2000) for Reed Organ2.75 min.

Robert L. Blake, reed organ

Dedication: for Tom and Eileen Marowles

Commission: Commissioned by Tom and Eileen Marowles

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc.

Op. 209Botany (2000) for SSA Chorus and Piano3 min.

Text by Kathleen Wakefield

Dedication: for the Voces Feminae Choir of the Bulgarian Music Festival

Commission: Commissioned by the Bulgarian Music Festival

Publisher: Treble Clef Music Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 208Fantasia on American Hymns (1999-2000) for Alto Saxophone and Piano4 min.

Paul Wehage, saxophone; Moyuru Maeda, piano

Dedication: for Jim and Esther Steele

Commission: Commissioned by Jay Pierson for Jim and Esther Steele

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 206Pentecost Compline (2000) for Bass Recorder and Organ5 min.

Dedication: for Julia

Commission: Commissioned by Julia Waldon

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 205Water Music (2000) for Organ21 min.
  • The Water Changed Into Blood (for John Dixon)
  • Poured Out Like Water (for Joe Utterback)
  • Beside Springs of Water (for Bea Benedict)
  • Clean Water (for Sandra Gay)
  • Walked on Water (for Heather Hutton)
  • Of Water and the Spirit (in memory of Phyllis Stevenson)
  • Water of Life (for Emily Maxson Porter)

Commission: Commissioned by the Broeker Fund for New Music, the Council for the Support of New Church Music, Raynard Brown, and Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Burch

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 204Gospel Reflection on “Blessed Assurance” (2000) for Organ3 min.

Dedication: for Kevin and Nancy Cooman on their 25th anniversary

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 2"

Op. 202Lullaby for Morgan and Alyssa (2000) for Flute1 min.

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Dedication: for Diane Broberg

Publisher: free download

Op. 201Two Vergil Songs (2000) for Voice and Piano3 min.

Text by Publius Vergilius Maro (in Latin)

  • Vere rosa
  • Ego haec

Dedication: for Ray Perez

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 200Celestial Meditations (2000) for Organ and Brass Choir (3 Trumpets [1 C/2 Bb], 3 Horns, 2 Trombones, Tuba) or Organ, Brass Choir, and Timpani (3 Trumpets [1 C/2 Bb], Horn, 2 Trombones, Euphonium, Tuba) [2005 version]8 min.

Robert Lehman, organ; River City Brass Band; Denis Colwell, conductor

Dedication: for William Berg, Michael Stewart, and the Chicago Brass Choir

Commission: Commissioned for William Berg, Michael Stewart, and the Chicago Brass Choir with a gift from Mr. and Mrs. Howard Skelman / Revised 2005 version commissioned for Robert W. Lehman, Christ Church Episcopal, New Haven, Connecticut and the River City Brass Band, Denis Colwell, music director

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 199Jackson Flourish (2000) for Bugle and Organ0.5 min.

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Dedication: for the American Guild of Organists 2001 Regional Convention, Jackson, Mississippi

Commission: Commissioned by the American Guild of Organists for the 2001 Regional Convention, Jackson, Mississippi

Publisher: free download

Op. 198Invocation (1999-2000) for Flute and Organ2.5 min.

Dedication: for Sally Turner and Sandra Gay

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 195Equinox Dances (2000) for Piano Trio8 min.

Dedication: for the Serafino Trio

Commission: Commissioned by the Serafino Trio

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 193Light in the Morning (Third String Quartet) (2000) for String Quartet7 min.

Ukrainian Quartet

Dedication: for the London Chamber Group

Commission: Commissioned by the London Chamber Group for the British Library

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 191Dream Etudes (2000) for Clarinet6.25 min.
  • Pining
  • Sneaking
  • Whirling

Dedication: for Cheryl Melfi

Commission: Commissioned by Cheryl Melfi

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 189Dawn Liturgies (2000) for Organ8.5 min.
  • Aurora I
  • Lumen in Christo
  • Aurora II

Dedication: for David Cope

Commission: Commissioned by the Northern Lights Music Festival

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 2"

Op. 188What’s the Scoop? (1999-2000) Musical for Children
Chorus, Actors, Orff Instruments, Piano
25 min.

Book and Lyrics by Randy Northrup

Dedication: for the Allendale Columbia Lower School

Commission: Commissioned by Allendale Columbia School

Op. 186Romanza (2000) for Organ3 min.

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Bruce Klanderman

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 1"

Op. 185Divertimento (2000) for Contrabassoon and Piano or Tuba and Piano3 min.
  • (Allegro)
  • (Adagio)
  • (Vivo)

Dedication: Contrabassoon (for Jeanne Coonan) / Tuba (for Barton Cummings)

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 184Gladly, the Cross-Eyed Bear (2000) for Clarinet, Trumpet, Xylophone, Piano4 min.

Dedication: for Stephen Lias and the Kilgore College New Music Ensemble

Commission: Commissioned by the Kilgore College New Music Ensemble

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 182When the Morning Stars Began to Sing (2000) for Organ3 min.

Sandra Gay, organ

Dedication: for Sandra Gay and Webster Presbyterian Church on its 175th anniversary

Commission: Commissioned by Sandra Gay for Webster Presbyterian Church for its 175th anniversary

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing in "A Carson Cooman Organ Album"

Op. 180Three Passiontide Motets (1999, rev. 2001) for SATB Chorus Unaccompanied4.5 min.

Text from the Stabat Mater (in Latin)

Matthew Curtis/Choral Tracks, LLC

Dedication: for Roger Wilhelm and Madrigalia for its 25th anniversary year

Commission: Commissioned for Roger Wilhelm and Madrigalia for its 25th anniversary year

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 179Netherlands Travelogue (1999) for Trumpet (young performers) and Piano4 min.
  • Shipping Yards at Rotterdam
  • New Church at Delft
  • Market at Dordrecht
  • Windmill Waltz
  • Train Trek

Dedication: for Colby

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 175Quintet for Trumpet and Strings (1999) for Trumpet and String Quartet16 min.

Dedication: for Al, Lisa, Albert, and Nicholas

Commission: Commissioned for the Williamson Glen Chamber Music Series (Canada) by Loretta and Taylor Burke

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 174Judy Arnold her Jubilee (1999) for Piano4.5 min.

Dedication: for Judy Arnold and twenty-five years of managing Max

Op. 173Organbook I (Pieces for Manuals) (1999, rev. 2001) for Organ (manuals only)13 min.
  • Divertimento
  • Passacaglia
  • Trumpet Tune
  • Chorale Prelude
  • Lament
  • Canon
  • Verset
  • Second Passacaglia
  • Prayer
  • Toccata

Dedication: for Wayne Leupold

Commission: Commissioned by Sally T. Hobson

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 5"

Op. 172Two for Redemption (1999) for Organ5 min.
  • How Great Thou Art – O STORE GUD (in memory of Baden and Helen Frewin)

  • “Come, You Sinners, Poor and Needy” – ARISE (for Alice Parker)

Judy Congdon, organ

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 1"

Op. 171Two for Pentecost (1999) for Organ6.75 min.
  • Eternal Spirit, God of Truth – FOREST GREEN (for Frederick Frahm)
  • “Creator Spirit, by Whose Aid” – MELITA (in memory of Calvin Hampton)

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 5"

Op. 170Three Chorale Preludes (1999) for Organ5.25 min.
  • Nun danket (in memory of William Albright)
  • Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (for Carol Doran)
  • Wie schön leuchtet (for Charles Ore)

Commission: Commissioned by the Ecumenical Millennium Celebration Council

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 1"

Op. 169Chorale Preludes (1999) for Piano4 min.
  • Slane
  • Amazing Grace
  • Power in the Blood

Dedication: for Gordon Rumson

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 168For Gwyneth (1999) for Piano2 min.

Dedication: for Gwyneth Walker

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 165Hallelujah Shout (1999) for Piano Duet (one piano, four hands)2.25 min.

Dedication: for Timothy and Nancy LeRoi Nickel

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 163The Great Wilno (1999) for Solo Piano and Wind Ensemble
2.1.2.0.AABar saxes/1.3.2.1.euph/timp.3perc
2 min.

Dedication: for Robert Blake, Bob Stata, and the Allendale Columbia Wind Ensemble

Commission: Commissioned by Bob Stata

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 162Codex (1999) for Contrabass2.75 min.

Dedication: for Adam Czernikowski

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 161In the Beginning Was the Word (1999, rev. 2003) for SATB Chorus and Organ2.75 min.

Text from the Bible: John 1:1–2, 4–5

Choir of Royal Holloway, University of London; Rupert Gough, conductor

Dedication: for Robert Ferris and the choir of St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Rochester, New York

Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.

Op. 158O rubor sanguinis (1999) for SATB Chorus Unaccompanied1.5 min.

Text by Hildegard von Bingen (in Latin)

Dedication: for Leo Nestor and the American Repertory Singers

Commission: Commissioned by Leonard Halkiner for the American Repertory Singers

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 154Crucifixus (1999) for Clarinet and Organ10 min.

Dedication: for Kenneth Grant

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 153Lagniappe (1999) for Three Violins and Cello or String Quartet (arr. 2000)1.25 min.

Dedication: for the Dallas String Quartet

Publisher: Lauren Keiser Music Publishing

Op. 151Sonata for Brass Choir (1999) for Brass Choir (3 Trumpets [1 C/2 Bb], 3 Horns, 2 Trombones, Tuba)8 min.

Chicago Brass Choir; Michael Stewart, conductor

Dedication: for Michael Stewart and the Chicago Brass Choir

Commission: Commissioned by the Broeker Fund for New Music for the Chicago Brass Choir

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 150Fantasy on “Valmai” (1999) for Organ3.75 min.

Dedication: for Huw Lewis

Commission: Commissioned by H. Hubert Benckler

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 1"

Op. 149Triptych (1999) for Piano Duet (one piano, four hands)8 min.
  • Fanfare and Tuckets
  • Arioso
  • Dance

Dedication: for Robert Blake

Commission: Commissioned by the Broeker Fund for New Music

Publisher: Musik Fabrik

Op. 144Trinity Matins (1999) for Organ7 min.

Dedication: for John Rose

Publisher: Conners Publications

Op. 140Sonata da Chiesa (1999, rev. 2001) for Organ8.5 min.
  • Prelude (“The church prepares to worship God with quiet hearts”)

  • Offertory (“The church contemplates the mystery of the Holy Trinity”)

  • Postlude (“The church praises God with joyful songs”)

Erik Simmons, organ

Dedication: for Daniel Pinkham and King’s Chapel, Boston

Commission: Commissioned by the Broeker Fund for New Music for Daniel Pinkham and King’s Chapel, Boston

Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 1"