OCTAVOS Israfel SSAATTBB/SATB + organ NOV958540 Martyr Dei SATB a cappella NOV958331-02 Nunc dimittis SATB/SATB a cappella NOV957737 The St Andrews Responsories ATTBar a cappella NOV957990 Se Lamentar Augelli TTBB NOV958408 Tal vez tenemos tiempo (Maybe we have time) SATB a cappella NOV957583 That music always round me SATB + piano NOV958507 Threshold of Light SATB, organ + brass quintet NOV957649 score NOV957649-01 brass parts Threshold of Night SATB a cappella NOV956703 Two Emily Dickinson Settings 1. Had I not seen the sun 2. I had no time to hate Soprano and tenor soli, SATB a cappella NOV957594 Voce mea SATB a cappella NOV958243 TARIK O’REGAN Born in London in 1978, twice British Composer Award winner TARIK O’REGAN was educated at Oxford University, completing his postgraduate studies at Cambridge. His 2008 recording for the Harmonia Mundi label, Threshold of Night, debuted at #10 in the American Billboard chart and received two GRAMMY nominations (Best Classical Album and Best Choral Performance). Prior releases include Scattered Rhymes, also on Harmonia Mundi, and his 2006 debut disc, VOICES. O’Regan divides his time between New York City and Trinity College, Cambridge, where he is Fellow Commoner in the Creative Arts, having previously held the Fulbright Chester Schirmer Fellowship in Music Composition at Columbia University and a Radcliffe Institute Fellowship at Harvard. His compositions have been performed internationally by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, London Sinfonietta, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir and Los Angeles Master Chorale. RECORDING Tarik O’Regan: Threshold of Night Threshold of Night, The Ecstasies Above, Tal vez tenemos tiempo, Two Emily Dickinson Settings, Triptych Conspirare; Craig Hella Johnson, conductor Harmonia Mundi HMU 807490 Nominated for Best Classical Album and Best Choral Performance in the 2009 GRAMMY ® Best Classical Album and in the 2009 Awards. SCORES The Ecstasies Above A setting of Edgar Allen Poe, which juxtaposed the heavenly vision of the angel Israfel with the harsh reality of human existence and moves from music of serene calm to invigorating vibrancy. SSAATTBB soli, SATB chorus + string quartet NOV200508 vocal score NOV200497 full score NOV200497-01 string quartet parts Scattered Rhymes An exhilarating 15-minute work setting of Petrarch. Inspired by Machaut’s Messe de Nostre Dame, the piece can be performed alongside, or between the movements of the original fourteenth century mass. ATTBar soli, SATB chorus a cappella NOV956175 RECORDING Scattered Rhymes Scattered Rhymes, Virelai: Douce dame jolie Orlando Consort; Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir; Paul Hillier, director Harmonia Mundi HMU 807469 Novello Book of Tudor Anthems (ed. Pike) A comprehensive survey of the finest Tudor Anthems selected and edited by eminent musicologist Professor Lionel Pike in a lavish new performing edition with scholarly notes. Containing fifty-one anthems, this collection is a benchmark publication and an essential resource for any choir library or musician. Contents include: I will sing unto the Lord – John Amner O sing joyfully – Adrian Batten Almighty God, who by the leading of a star – John Bull Laudibus in sanctis – William Byrd And the king was moved – Richard Dering When Israel came out of Egypt – Michael East O clap your hands – Orlando Gibbons Vox in Rama audita est – George Kirbye Adolescentulus sum ego – William Mundy Credo quod redemptor – Robert Parsons Ave Maria – Peter Philips In manus tuas, Domine – John Shepperd In ieiunio et fletu – Thomas Tallis Dum transisset sabbatum – John Taverner My shepherd is the living Lord – Thomas Tomkins Hosanna to the Son of David – Thomas Weelkes O God, the rock of my whole strength – John Wilbye NOV881000 Magnificat in D (ed. Jenkins) J. S. Bach Bach’s most often-performed and celebrated cantata in the popular edition by Neil Jenkins of 2000 is now available separately for the first time in the New Novello Choral Edition. The Christmas and festive classic brought to life again in an inexpensive and modern clearly engraved vocal score. Soloists, SATB chorus, orchestra. NOV079024 vocal score Performing materials are available on hire Magnificat in E flat (ed. Jenkins) J. S. Bach Bach’s original setting of the Magnificat: of the liturgical text with four additional Christmas “lauds”, here given in Neil Jenkins’ English translation, as well as the original German text. Soloists, SATB chorus, orchestra. NOV079026 vocal score Performing materials are available on hire NEW CHORAL COLLECTIONS NEW NOVELLO CHORAL EDITIONS Pearsall Partsongs These definitive collections showcase twelve of the finest and most loved partsongs by Robert Lucas Pearsall (1795-1856); published in two volumes, compiled and introduced by Ralph Allwood, one of the UK’s pre-eminent choral directors. These works, including the well known Lay a garland, In dulci jubilo, Great God of love, and No! No! Nigella! are collected and published together for the first time. Suitable for choirs of all abilities, the mixed voice partsongs within this collection are scored for four to eight parts and are appropriate for sacred or secular usage. Beautifully engraved, the original notation has been updated for contemporary use and clear rehearsal accompaniments are provided. Both volumes will be an essential addition to any choir’s music library. Book 1 Contents: Adieu! My native shore Lay a garland Light of my soul No! No! Nigella Sir Patrick Spens Summer is y’ coming in SATB a cappella NOV451638 Book 2 Contents: Great God of love In dulci jubilo O who will O’er he downs so free Sing we and chaunt it Tu es Petrus Who shall win my lady fair? SATB a cappella NOV451649 Ode for St Cecilia’s Day (ed. Burrows) G.F. Handel Newly edited by Handel scholar Donald Burrows, the latest publication in the New Novello Handel Edition is the cantata in honour of the patron saint of music, first performed at Lincoln’s Inn Fields theatre in 1739. Soprano, tenor, SATB chorus and orchestra NOV720071 vocal score Performing materials are available on sale (NOV720071-01 full score; NOV720071-02 set of parts) or hire Coming soon Requiem Carl Rütti A fresh and engaging setting of the Latin Requiem mass that is sure to attract choral societies and their audiences. Swiss composer and organist Carl Rütti has won rich praise for his choral music, which has been performed around the world. This sixty-minute work is one of his largest and was commissioned and premiered by the Bach Choir of London under conductor David Hill. A recording is released on Naxos in Autumn 2009. Soprano, baritone, SATB chorus and orchestra NOV958760 vocal score Performing materials are available on hire
Richard Allain What sweeter music SATB + organ/piano NOV050281 Ralph Allwood We three kings SATB a cappella NOV958320 Richard Rodney Bennett A Song at Evening Solo or unison upper voices + piano NOV170621 I wonder as I wander SATB a cappella NOV958265 My Dancing Day SATB a cappella NOV500984 Richard Blackford I will sing to the Lord SATB + organ NOV050270 Geoffrey Burgon Adam lay y-bounden SSAA + organ CH74855 Brian Chapple Come, Holy Ghost SATB + organ CH58826 Come my way, my truth, my life SATB + organ CH58834 Patrick Hawes The Vauday Part Songs SATB a cappella NOV958562 Kenneth Hesketh Now well may we merthis make SATB + organ NOV341077 David Hill Ubi caritas et amor STB soli or semichorus, SATB a cappella NOV958474 Herbert Howells Even such is time Published for the first time, an early work for double choir written when Howells was a student at the Royal College of Music. SSAATTBB a cappella NOV291731 John Joubert Five Songs of Incarnation Tenor solo/SATB a cappella NOV020790 David Lang The Little Match Girl Passion Solo voices or SATB chorus playing percussion On sale from Schirmer Rental Library (firstname.lastname@example.org) John McCabe I sing of a maiden SATB soli or semichorus, SATB chorus a cappella NOV500973 Nico Muhly Set me as a seal SATB + piano SRO100011 Stephen Oliver O fons amoris SSAATTBB a cappella NOV290518 Lionel Pike Joseph and the Angel SATB a cappella NOV957528 NEW OCTAVOS POPULAR CHORAL COLLECTIONS Henry Purcell Miserere Mei SATB + organ NOV460130 Kaja Saariaho Horloge, tais-toi! SA + piano CH73007 Giles Swayne The Human Heart SATB a cappella NOV050259 Judith Weir Madrigal TTBB a cappella CH74712 James Whitbourn All shall be Amen and Alleluia Unison voices + organ, piano, percussion with SATB chorus ad lib. CH75119 Alleluia Jubilate SSA or SSS + organ CH73645 Annelies (Chamber Version) A concert-length choral work with a libretto by Melanie Challenger based on the Diary of Anne Frank. Soprano solo, SATB chorus, clarinet, violin, cello & piano CH73326 vocal score CH73326-01 parts Pure river of water of life SATB a cappella CH74316 The Voices Live Commissioned by the BBC to commemorate the attacks of September 11, 2001. SATB/ soprano saxophone + reader CH75141 Coming soon Sing Pop A Cappella Arranged by Gitika Partington, Sing Pop A Cappella contains ten easy hits arranged for unaccompanied choir – and all may be taught aurally. The accompanying CD contains demonstrations of the whole songs, and also demonstrations of individual parts. The book contains the score and a piano reduction for easy rehearsal, but individual vocal parts are also downloadable free with the book. This book is providing you with everything you need to make music with your choir and it represents fantastic value. Contents includes: Help! – The Beatles I say a little prayer – Aretha Franklin Man In The Mirror – Michael Jackson Something Stupid – Frank and Nancy Sinatra NOV161513 Book + CD Gitika Partington is a singer, songwriter, vocal arranger, teacher and choral director, and runs regular popular and world style singing workshops and training sessions for children and adults around the UK. She was a secondary music teacher for twelve years, and has worked as a vocal animateur for the British Federation of Young Choirs, and has worked independently in fifty inner- London primary schools. Gitika currently works as an animateur for Camden School for Girls and runs three adult community choirs. Her arrangements are sung by youth and community choirs across the UK and internationally. She is a member of the Natural Voice Practitioner Network and strongly believes that vocalising, singing, and singing together, is natural and should be open to all. Already available Pops On High Thirteen superb arrangements of classic popular songs for upper-voice choirs: Paul Simon, Jule Styne, Sting, Leonard Cohen, Jerome Kern and Andrew Lloyd Webber are represented. Choirs will be sure to find the right piece to provide a light section in a concert programme, or simply an encore! Specially selected to suit all ages and abilities, Pops On High provides a rich and varied musical resource for upper-voice choirs from schools, youth and community music programmes, as well as older and longer-established choral groups. Contents: Bridge Over Troubled Water – Paul Simon Bring Me Sunshine – Arthur Kent Cockles And Mussels – James Yorkston Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend – Jule Styne Everytime I Feel The Spirit – Traditional Fields Of Gold – Sting Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen Love Changes Everything – From Aspects Of Love Andrew Lloyd Webber My Christmas Tree – Alan Menken My Way – (Claude Francois) [Jacques Revaux] The Happy Wanderer – (Val-De Ri- Val-De Ra) [Friedrich Wilhelm Moller] The Rhythm Of Life – (Sweet Charity) [Cy Coleman] You’ll Never Walk Alone – Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein NOV161326 NOV161326-01 comb bound Coming soon Sing Out! 10 Pop Songs For Todays Choirs Arranged by Mark De Lisser An amazing collection which any school or community choir will revel in exploring. Arranged by Mark De-Lisser, whose popgospel arrangements were showcased by his ACM Gospel Choir on the BBC’s Last Choir Standing, this book contains ten classic hits for SAT choir – perfect for groups where men are fewer in numbers! The accompanying CD contains funky backing tracks, demonstrations of the whole songs, and also demonstrations of individual parts. The book contains the score and a piano part, but individual vocal parts are also downloadable for free with the book. NOV940973 Book + CD Mark De-Lisser is a voice coach and singer who specialises in choirs and contemporary choral arranging. Mark is well known for his work with and leadership of the ACM Gospel Choir, which featured on BBC1’s Last Choir Standing and has since toured with Russell Watson, sung with Beverley Knight, performed at the Windsor Castle Royal Tattoo and many more high profile events. His arrangements have captured the hearts of many, keeping Mark and the choir in high demand. Mark, who trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, is a senior lecturer at the University of Westminster, voice coach at the Academy of Contemporary Music and The Brit School and has many private students. He also runs Singology, a facility to help young singers grow and develop their sing and performance skill.