‘Uprooted’, commissioned by Eric Banks and The Esoterics as part of their Polyphonos competition. The piece sets the words of Kay Sakai Nakao and Lilly Kitamoto Kodama, in which they tell the story of their experiences in the internment camps during the Japanese Exclusion.
'O God, Thy sea is so great and my boat is so small...' premiered by the University of Aberdeen Chamber Choir in the Lady Chapel at Ely Cathedral, 28 June 2017. An aleatoric setting of a quote from a Breton fisherman's prayer, popularized by President Kennedy who kept a plaque inscribed with the quote on his desk in the Oval Office.
'O vos omnes,' in its SATB arrangement, performed by the University of Kent Chamber Choir and Daniel Harding. Called "a sincere religious meditation" by Lietuvos Musikos Antena. Available for SSAA or SATB on MusicSpoke.
Complete Works LIST
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Choral Works: Sacred
Evening Canticles (magnificat + nunc dimittis) for SATB + organ, 4'00" (2018)
All Beautiful for SSA + schola cantorum, 4'00" (2018)
O sing unto the Lord (Psalm 96) for SSA + organ, 3'00" (2018)
Babylon for large SATB choir + 3 perc., 31'00" (2018)
Hodie for SATB + organ (Advent/Christmas), 3'30" (2017)
Above the stars for unaccompanied SSAA, 4'15" (2017)
Magnificat for unaccompanied SATB, 7'00" (2017)
O God, Thy sea is so great and my boat is so small... for unaccompanied SATB (2017), c. 6-7'
St Andrew's Mass for two choirs (semichorus or quartet + full choir), 22'00" (2017)
Mater Dei for unaccompanied SSATB, 4'50" (2016)
Ave rosa, sine spinis for unaccompanied SATB (Christmas), 3'20" (2016)
Sicut Cervus for unaccompanied SATB, 4'45" (2016)
Lead me, Lord for unaccompanied SATB, 4'30" (2016)
O vos omnes for unaccompanied SSAA or SATB (Lent/Holy Week), 4'30" (2015)
Brightest and Best for unaccompanied SATB (Christmas/Epiphany), 3'40" (2015)
A Psalm of David for unaccompanied SATB, setting of psalm 40, 4'30" (2013)
Choral works: secular
Uprooted for SATB and soprano solo, 5'10" (2018)
Failed Saints: SATB choral cycle on texts by California poet laureate Dana Gioia. 12'00" (2018) I. Interrogations at Noon; II. The Angel with the Broken Wing; III. Rough Country
My heart is like a singing bird for six-part ATB consort (text by Christina Rossetti), 5'40" (2016)
Oh soul, be silent for unaccompanied SATB (text by Rumi), 5'45" (2016)
En Sourdine for unaccompanied SATB, text by Paul Verlaine, 5'30" (2015)
When only the moon rages: Three Songs on texts by Dylan Thomas for unaccompanied SATB, 11' (2014) I. In my craft or sullen art; II. We walked through the trees; III. Clown in the moon
In the City of your Heart for SSA and piano (text by Robley Wilson) 4'30" (2011)
Wayfaring Stranger for unaccompanied SATB, 3'30" (2017)
Shall we gather at the river? for SATB + 2 soli, 3'30" (2017)
Delyow Sevi for SATB (arr., Cornish folk tune), 3'00" (2017)
Charlie is my Darling for unaccompanied SATB, 1'50" (2016)
Amazing Grace for unaccompanied SATB, 3'30" (2016)
Shenandoah for unaccompanied SATB + soprano solo, 4'00" (2016)
Flowers of the Forest for unaccompanied SATB (arr. Mendelssohn), 4'40" (2015)