Solo Voice

Song Cycle: On a Fine Morning
Tenor (15'0")
Settings of five poems by Thomas Hardy. Recorded on the CD 'On a Fine Morning' with Richard Roddis (tenor) and Patrick Larley (piano)
1 A Church Romance
2 On a Fine Morning
3 If it's ever Spring again
4 The Darkling Thrush
5 Great Things
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Available on the CD recording ‘On a Fine Morning

 

Two Christina Rossetti songs
A Birthday

Enchanting and uplifting
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Song
An intense and moving setting of these sombre words
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Available on the CD recording ‘On a Fine Morning

 

Two American Traditional Songs
Solo or unison voices with piano accompaniment
Sensitively arranged with exquisite accompaniments for piano.
1. Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
2. Shenandoah
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An old Irish wish
Solo voice / 2 violins / guitar (or piano)
Composed for Norman and Pam Hamilton’s joint 60th birthday
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Sonnet 116
Words by William Shakespeare (Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments). Written for the wedding of Philip and Pat Wood.
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Five British Folksongs
Simple folk tunes with imaginative piano accompaniments
1. She moves through the Fair £1.50order this piece
2. Jock O'Hazeldene £1.50order this piece
3. The Nightingale £1.50order this piece
4. Barbara Allen £1.50order this piece
5. Sally Gardens £1.50order this piece

 

My True Love hath my Heart
This romantic poem by Sir Philip Sydney was set for the wedding of Brian and Diana O'Callaghan.
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He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven
Composed for the wedding of Dan and Georgia
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Peace in the world
A string quartet accompanies this well-known Chinese proverb
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Now is the time at hand
A lute song composed for St Valentine's Day
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The Good-morrow
Words by John Donne. With gentle lute-like accompaniment.
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Winter
Suitable for solo or unison voices
A setting of Shakespeare’s famous words, composed for Miriam
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Some there are
A short complimentary madrigal composed for Katie's 21st Birthday
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Oh be thou blest
The poem by Alexander Pope is set as a short unaccompanied song
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