Advent & Christmas for SATB, Vol. 2

This Night in Bethlehem This Night in Bethlehem is a serene, a cappella setting telling the story of the mysterious night of Christ’s birth. Sing! Christ is Born Sing! Christ is Born is an exuberant setting, “Sing with loud and joyful voices. Sound the trumpet! Sound...

Advent & Christmas for Solo Voice, Vol. I

Come Back, Oh Christ Come Back, Oh Christ is a poignant setting of Thomas Hubert’s mystical words, “Come back, oh Christ, come back a little child… Show us yourself once more this Christmastide.” Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence are...

Visions of Hildegard for Orchestra

Visions of Hildegard was inspired by Hildegard of Bingen of the Order of Saint Benedict.  She lived from 1098-1179, and she was known as Saint Hildegard, Sibyl of the Rhine, as well as an abbess, writer, composer, philosopher, mystic, and visionary. Many consider her...

Mischances of Life for Orchestra

From Harbach’s opera O Pioneers! – the first movement of Mischances of Life for Orchestra, I. In the Cold, in the Deep, in the Dark is the dark place where one retreats after a horrendous tragedy occurs.  Alexandra begins to contemplate her feelings after the death of...