Secular Choral

Absence op 13 

Words: Sylvia Grafton.

Parts: SATB.

Date of composition: 1986.

Duration: 4 minutes.

First public performance: 19th May 1989. Cantores, Sandhurst, Berkshire

Score Extract: ADG013

Dark Eyes op 36

Words: Anon Russian folk song in English.

Parts: SATB.

Date of composition: 1994.

Duration: 2 minutes.

First performance: 24th September 1994, P Tanton, A lock, J Hall and A Grafton, Sandhurst.

de musica op 84 

Words: camina cantabrigiae.

Parts: SATB and brass quintet. 

Date of composition: 2017.

Duration: 6 minutes.

Immortality op 78 

Words. The Bible, the requiem service, Virgil and Horace.

Parts: SAB soloists, SATB and organ.

Date of composition: 2013.

Duration: 20 minutes.

First performance: 16th November 2013, Thames Voyces, Crowthorne, Berkshire.

Score Extract: ADG078

Lenten is come with love to town op 85

Words. anon 14th century.

Parts: TTB and piano.

Date of composition: 2017.

Duration: 4 minutes.

Score Extract: ADG085

Now Welcome Summer op 19a 

Words: Geoffrey Chaucer.

Parts: SATB and piano.

Date of composition: 1988.

Duration: 3 minutes.

First performance: 1st July 1988, School Choir, Eagle House School, Sandhurst, Berkshire.

Note. Highly commended in the Vaughan Williams Memorial Competition organised by Harrogate Vocalis, 2008.

Score Extract: ADG019A

Sospan Fach op 22 

Words: Traditional Welsh.

Parts: SATB.

Date of composition: 1990.

Duration: 4 minutes.

First performance:17th December 1993, Cantores, Waltham St Lawrence.

Note: Also available in Latin.

The Hazel Tree op 68

Words. Marjorie Wheeler.

Parts: Tenor solo, SATB and brass quintet.

Date of composition: 2007.

Duration: 9 minutes.

The Owl and the Pussycat op 17a 

Words: Edward Lear.

Parts: SSA and piano.

Date of composition: 1987.

Duration: 4 minutes.

First performance: 18th February 1988. Staff, Eagle House School, Sandhurst, Berkshire.

Score Extract: ADG017A

The Owl and the Pussycat op 17b 

Words: Edward Lear.

Parts: SATB and piano.

Date of composition: 1987.

Duration: 4 minutes.

First performance: 9th March 1991, Cantores, Barkham.

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