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Choral works begin with a vocal/piano score which can be hired for the duration of rehearsals and performance, or bought in bulk with a negotiated price reduction. Sometimes a recording is available for sale. A3 full scores, A4 study scores and orchestral parts are usually hired. Separate text, programme notes, performance instructions and reviews may also be available on request.

CHORUS & ORCHESTRA

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'ALL GOD'S CREATURES VERSION FOR SATB CHORUS, CHILDREN AND ORCHESTRA - DRAFT ONLY N/A' op.468b (April 2013)
An arrangement of the work originally written for children's chorus and orchestra for SATB chorus, optional children's chorus, and orchestra)
'EASTER ANTHEM' op.588 (January 2008)
for SATB choir, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, organ & timpani.
'*THE PASSION OF MARY (for soloists, chorus and orchestra)' op.577 (December 2006) Listen to this Work
Dramatic oratorio for soprano, tenor, treble, bass, (additional alto, tenor, bass solos from within the choir), SATB chorus and orchestra
'CHARTER FOR PEACE REVISED' op.560 (October 2005)
Cantata created for the 50th anniversary of UNO, revised for the 60th anniversary with a more reflective ending
'*SONGS OF TRUTH AND GLORY' op.546 (January 2005)
A cycle of five songs for choir and orchestra composed as 'The Elgar Commission 2005'
'FOUR SONGS OF THE NATIVITY FOR SATB CHOIR AND WOODWIND' op.544 (November 2004)
an arrangement of the original work for SATB choir and 8 brass opus 415
''THE SONG OF SAINT FRANCIS' FOR SATB CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA' op.536 (May 2003)
Rescored and revised with the original instrumentation of 1976 - see op.248
'FOUR SONGS OF THE NATIVITY FOR SATB AND 5 BRASS' op.531 (October 2002)
Re-arrangement of the work originally for SATB choir and 8 brass
'STABAT MATER FOR SOLOISTS, CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA - SKETCH ONLY N/A' op.521 (May 2001)
A dramatic oratorio, later revised, extended and retitled 'The Passion of Mary' (see op. 577)
'HYMN TO THE VIRGIN' op.516 (January 2000)
Commissioned by Warwick Festival but cancelled without explanation
'CHARTER FOR PEACE' op.480 (May 1995)
A piece for chorus and orchestra to celebrate the 50th anniversary of UNO
'CHRISTMAS LULLABY' op.433 (October 1991)
A re-arrangement for chorus and orchestra of op.413 commissioned by the BBC
'ANTHOLOGY' op.437 (1991)
A collection of writings (work in progress N/A)
'*FOUR SONGS OF THE NATIVITY FOR SATB AND 8 BRASS' op.415 (July 1990)
A cycle of mediaeval songs
'WALKING IN THE AIR' op.335A (May 1984)
(arranged for chorus and orchestra)
'BENEDICTUS' op.282 (May 1980) Listen to this Work
Dramatic oratorio for tenor, speaker, chorus, solo viola and orchestra commissioned by Victor Farwell, Abbot of Worth, for the 1500th anniversary of St. Benedict of Nursia b.480 AD
'THE SONG OF SAINT FRANCIS' op.248 (May 1977) Listen to this Work
A cantata setting of 'Il Cantico del Sole' for SATB chorus and orchestra
'MEN OF BRITAIN, HEIRS OF GLORY' op.237 (October 1976)
A patriotic song sketch only N/A
'LULLABY FOR SOLOISTS CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA' op.236 (1976)
Words and music for a 'christmas narrative'
'THE MAGIC ISLAND' op.230 (1976)
sketch for a choral piece N'/A
'AN ORCHESTRATION OF THE PIANO QUARTET' op.205 (1975)
N/A sketch only
'EMI Song Arrangements' op.22 (1966)
Three song arrangements for David Paramor recorded at Abbey Road
'Decca Song Arrangements' op.23 (1966)
Arrangements for singer Robbie Ray
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CHORUS & ORGAN

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'CHRISTMAS BELLS' op.634 (December 2011)
A carol for SATB chorus and organ, written for Robert
'*SCOTLAND' op.587 (October 2007)
Short work SATB and organ
'THE OXEN' op.565 (January 2006)
A Christmas song for SATB choir (re-arranged from 'All God's Creatures' op.468)
'SLEEP, SLEEP, HAPPY CHILD' op.564 (January 2006)
Arrangement for SATB and organ of the Nativity section from 'The Passion of Mary'
'CHRISTMAS LULLABY' op.502 (August 1997)
A re-arrangement of op. 413 for SATB choir and organ
'STILL FALLS THE RAIN' op.495 (February 1997)
An SATB and organ setting of the poem by Edith Sitwell
'THREE SATB CHORUSES' op.447 (1993)
Derived from the music for Henry V (Sketch only)
'FAITH ALONE CAN BUILD A CITY' op.438 (December 1991)
A hymn for choir and organ
'KYRIE AND GLORIA' op.435 (October 1991)
Two additional movements to the Christ Church Mass, see opus 429
'CHRISTCHURCH MASS' op.429 (July 1991)
A liturgical setting for choir and organ
'*FOUR SONGS OF THE NATIVITY FOR SATB CHORUS AND ORGAN' op.423 (March 1991)
an arrangement iof the original work for SATB choir and 8 brass opus 415
'*JUBILATE DEO' op.406 (January 1990) Listen to this Work
A psalm setting for choir and organ
'THE FISHERMAN'S SONG' op.228 (June 1976)
The Cuckfield Carol
'THE SONG OF SAINT FRANCIS (FOR SATB CHOIR AND PIANO)' op.209 (January 1976)
A cantata for chorus and piano with an early Italian text, composed for The Ditchling Choral Society (see orchestral version op.248)
'CHILDREN'S SERVICE' op.203 (1975)
N/A sketch only
'MAGNIFICAT AND NUNC DIMITTIS' op.204 (1975)
N/A sketch only
'SERIES THREE' op.188 (July 1974)
A setting of the communion for congregational use by Holy Trinity Cuckfield
'ALMIGHTY GOD GIVE US GRACE' op.166 (August 1973)
Setting of a collect for choir and organ
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A CAPPELLA

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'WALKING IN THE AIR (a cappella version for S.A.T, 2 Bar., Bass)' op.585 (July 2007)
Specially arranged for The Stockholm Boys Choir
'KNEEL JENKINS KNEEL' op.551 (April 2005)
A 4-part glee to celebrate Neil Jenkins' 60th birthday
'GOD BE MERCIFUL UNTO US AND BLESS US' op.494 (November 1996)
Motet - a cappella setting of a Collect
'FESTIVAL MASS (for a cappella double choir)' op.377 (April 1987) Listen to this Work
An eight-part unaccompanied setting of the mass in Latin for SSAATTBB
'WE'RE WALKING IN THE AIR - A CAPPELLA VERSION' op.343 (January 1985)
A version for a cappella voices
'WALTZING MATILDA' op.326 (October 1983)
A concert arrangement for eight voices
'OH PLEASE DO NOT KISS ME' op.273 (December 1978)
A glee in 5 parts composed for The Scholars
'SO WE'LL GO NO MORE A-ROVING' op.252 (1977)
A song re-arranged for 8 voices a cappella - See op.159
'THE PRAYER OF SAINT FRANCIS' op.210 (January 1976)
A short choral a cappella setting in English
'LULLABY' op.214 (December 1975)
Words and music for a 'christmas narrative' for a cappella vocal group, commissioned by The Scholars and containing the melody later to be developed into 'Walking in the Air'
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CHILDRENS CHORUS & ORCHESTRA

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'WALKING IN THE AIR FOR UNISON CHILDREN'S CHOIR, SOLO TENOR OBBLIGATO AND ORCHESTRA' op.626 (June 2011)
The song from the animated film of The Snowman specially arranged for BBC 'Songs of Praise' Christmas Day 2011
'LIBERATION OF JERSEY FOR CHOIR AND BRASS BAND' op.621a (May 2011)
A version of 'Liberation of Jersey' with choir-part added
'WALKING IN THE AIR (catalan & castllian versions)' op.371y (February 2009)
translations by miguel bota totxo
''IF'' op.506 (March 1999)
A setting of the poem by Kipling, a commission for children's chorus and orchestra
'Let Music Live! (2)' op.491 (September 1996)
A short concert piece for chorus and even more enormous orchestra
'ALL GOD'S CREATURES' op.468 (August 1994)
Song-cycle for children's voices and orchestra
'THE LAND OF COUNTERPANE' op.451 (May 1993) Listen to this Work
A song-cycle to poems by Robert Louis Stevenson for male speaker, film (optional), choir and orchestra
'THE BELLS' op.424 (February 1992)
A cantata for children's chorus and orchestra
''WALKING IN THE AIR' FOR GIRLS CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA' op.434 (December 1991)
An arrangement for the girls' choir 'Cantamus'
'LET MUSIC LIVE!' op.426 (July 1991)
A short concert piece commissioned for chorus and enormous orchestra, (first version)
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