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From Song of Solomon - for SATB and piano

An Immorality - for SATB and piano

The Latest Decalogue - for SATB a cappella

The Shrine of Kotje - for SATB and orchestra

Songs from the Sanskrit - for SATB a cappella

Hermione: A Portrait - for SSA, clarinet and bass clarinet

The Birds (arr. of Czech carol) - for children's voices, recorder and harp

March of the 3 Kings (arr.) - for TTB a cappella

Irish Carol (arr.) - for soprano and tenor soli, recorder, harp and SATB

Irish Carol (arr.) - for SSAATTBB a cappella with recorder obbligato

Les Anges dans nos Campagnes (arr.) - for TTBB a cappella

Mister Lear - for SATB and brass quartet

Four Canons for Three Voices - for mixed voices and piano

Three Romantic Madrigals - for SSATB a cappella

O Canada (canonic arr.) - for SATB a cappella

Motet: I Shall Remember - for SATB a cappella

Alleluia - for SATB a cappella

Overheard on a Saltmarsh - for SATB a cappella

Deep River (arr.) - for SSAATTBB and piano

The Lord's Prayer - for SATB choir, organ and piano

The Lord's Prayer - for SATB choir and organ

Le Chat - for SATB a cappella

Of Youth and Time - for SATB, youth and children's choirs, and 2 pianos

Three Pastoral Songs for 2-part treble choir and piano

Gone Home (Songs of Myself #5) - for SATB in various arrangements

Roses and Silk - for treble voices and small orchestra

Madonna of the Evening Flowers - for SATB and orchestra

Missa Brevis - for SAB and organ

Nunc Dimittis - for SATB a cappella

Burning Seraph Eyes - for SATB a cappella


The Dinner-Party - song cycle for soprano or tenor, clarinet, and piano

Three African Songs - song cycle for tenor or soprano and piano

Nightsong and Earthvision (Songs of Myself #1) - for soprano, piano, violin, and horn

A Decade (Songs of Myself #2) - for medium voice, harp, synthesizer and viola

Credo (Songs of Myself #3) - for mezzo-soprano, viola and piano

Prologue (Songs of Myself #4) - for soprano, flute, clarinet, piano, violin, and cello

Gone Home (Songs of Myself #5) for soprano and piano

Two 12-tone Songs - for alto and piano

Three Songs on Poems of Robert Graves - for voice and tape

Four Arias from "Hypatia" - for mezzo-soprano and piano

Morning's Minion - song cycle for soprano and piano

Touched by an Angel - Concert aria for soprano and orchestra

Three Songs for voice and Alto Recorder

Four Arias from 'Hypatia' - for mezzo-soprano and piano

Vocalise and Song - for soprano and percussion

Three Inevitable Songs - for mezzo-soprano, harp and viola

Two Songs after Christine de Pisan - for mezzo-soprano and harp

Lost Fairylands - Song set for mezzo-soprano, C flute and alto flute


Rag-Sextet - for piano and woodwind quintet

String Quartet #1

Concert Piece - for flute and piano

Meditation - for cello and piano

Sonata for French Horn and Piano

Prelude and Meditation on Coventry Cathedral - for trumpet and organ

The Lonely Princess - for flute and guitar

Piano Trio #1

Toccatissimo! - for 2 pianos and percussion

LYS - Theme & Variations for piano, flute and cello

Holland Point Music - for soprano saxophone and marimba

Chinese Impressions - for erhu and guzheng

Saxophone Quartet #1

Dele Yaman, Refection on an Armenian Folksong - for string trio and optional reed instrument obbligato

Folksong Duets - for various treble instruments

Introduction and Dance of Qualified Joy - for harp, flute and viola

Dances for Camille - Suite for 2 pianos

Suite of Antique Dances - for flute, harp and viola (also version for flute, harp and hurdy-gurdy)


Two Twelve-Tone Inventions for piano

5 Variations on a Theme of Violet Archer - for piano

Visions of Nothingness - Piano Sonata in 2 movements

Five Preludes for Organ

Suite for Elan - for piano

Fantasia on 'Ein' Feste Burg' - for organ

Chorale Prelude on 'O Sacred Head now Wounded' for organ

Chorale Prelude on 'Yigdal' - for organ

Pastoral Suite - for guitar

Ballade for piano

Pinocchio's Theme - for piano

Deep River Rag - for piano

Chorale Prelude on 'Yigdal' - for organ

5 Melodies - for erhu


Grade 7 Superstar - for junior band

Divertimento for Strings

Land of the Silver Birch / Huron Carol - for handbell choir

Suite of Orchestral Dances

Symphony on Chinese Folktunes "Jasmine" (Symphony #1)

Symphony #2 (in progress)

The Dawn Comes Up Like Thunder - Tone Poem for orchestra

Cantata for a Beloved Planet (in progress) - for orchestra, choir and vocal soloists

Gone Home (Songs of Myself #5) - for SATB and orchestra

Madonna of the Evening Flowers - for SATB and orchestra

Concerto for Flute and Small Orchestra

Touched by an Angel - Concert Aria for mezzo-soprano and orchestra

Moments of Glad Grace - for Oboe and String Orchestra (also version for soprano saxophone)


Macbett - (Incidental Music for the play by Eugene Ionesco) for piano, trumpet, french horn, and percussion

Mademoiselle Fifi - chamber opera in 2 scenes, after the short story by Guy de Maupassant

Hypatia - A play with songs (play by Rowland Holt-Wilson)

A Sea Liturgy - (Incidental Music for the play by Gloria Sawai) for harp, recorder, SATB, synthesizer and viola

Lady from the Past - Documentary Soundtrack for tape

Aladdin - Ballet

Pinocchio - Ballet

3 Electronic Dances

Hundreds and Thousands - Chamber Opera for mezzo-soprano solo

The Weapons of the Weak - grand opera based on the history of Guatemala (libretto by the composer)

A Comedy for the End of Days - A play with songs

Updated:  September 1, 2015

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