Greenery

 

Number,
voicing
Title,
complexity
Description,
links
Price Band
5022
SAB & organ
*
A simple and beautifully structured prayer for peace, based on words from the Scottish Psalter of 1650. 3m 00s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: David Barton. Words: Scottish Psalter of 1650.
B
5003
SATB
***
A new jazz setting that builds up from quiet 5-part harmony in verse 1 to a rollicking finale of tune, descant, and two decorative jazz lines above a ground of tenor and bass. Guaranteed crowd pleaser. 3m 00s see ithear a recordinghear a MIDI rendering
Music: Sheena Phillips. Words: John Newton.
C
5001
SATB divisi
***
'Aurora rutilat lucis prenuncia...' ('Dawn glows red, heralding daylight'). Atmospheric and soaring setting of a text honouring the 6th century Scottish St Columba, based on a Medieval plainchant. 3m 20s see ithear a recording
Music: Sheena Phillips. Words: From the Inchcolm Antiphoner.
C
5019
Soprano solo
**
This is a set consisting of the 2 pieces listed below.
(Words in Latin) Two beautiful motets by Philip Wood for solo soprano voice. 3m 35s see it
Music: Philip Wood. Words: Trad.
A
5019a
Soprano solo
**
This is included in the set listed above. It is not sold as an individual piece.
(Words in Latin) Two beautiful motets by Philip Wood for solo soprano voice. 2m 00s hear a MIDI rendering
Music: Philip Wood. Words: Trad.
5019b
Soprano solo
**
This is included in the set listed above. It is not sold as an individual piece.
(Words in Latin) Two beautiful motets by Philip Wood for solo soprano voice. 1m 30s hear a MIDI rendering
Music: Philip Wood. Words: Trad.
2052
SSAA
**
The catchy gospel song made famous by the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou? 2m 45s see ithear a recording
Music: Trad. arr. Frances Cockburn. Words: Trad. American.
C
5026
SATB
*
A well known Jewish song about how good it is to live in harmony, based on words from Psalm 133, in a simple but effective arrangement. Words in Hebrew and in English translation. 1m 30s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Trad. arr. Sheena Phillips. Words: from Psalm 133.
A
5007
SATB
*
'My angels are sounding their trumpets to waken the sleepers around. There's no time for doubting...'A stirring Maine Shaker song of conviction. 0m 45s (sung once through) see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Sheena Phillips. Words: Anon.
B
5004
SATB
*
A Shaker 'gift song', received by Addah Z Potter in 1838. 0m 45s (sung once through) see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Sheena Phillips. Words: Anon.
A
5005
SAB
*
Shaker song with a driving energy, dating from the New Lebanon community of 1844. 1m 30s (sung once through) see ithear a recordinghear a MIDI rendering
Music: Sheena Phillips. Words: .
A
5036
SSSAA
**
An original and highly effective setting of the African American spiritual. Moving and prayerful, with close harmonies and aleatoric sections. 3m 30s see ithear a recording
Music: Trad. arr. Paul Ayres. Words: Trad. African American.
D
5028
SATB
**
This is a set consisting of the 7 pieces listed below.
Fresh English versions of seven of Schütz's delightful psalm settings (Opus 5, from the Becker Psalter). Tuneful, rhythmic, easy to learn, and useful throughout the year.
Music: Heinrich Schütz (1585 — 1672). Words: Jennifer Loren Bell (based on the Becker Psalter).
A guide to the liturgical use of the psalms is included.
D
5029
SATB
**
This is included in the set listed above. You can also buy it as an individual piece.
One of a set of seven delightful psalm settings by Heinrich Schütz (from Opus 5, Becker Psalter settings) with metric English paraphrases. Tuneful, rhythmic, easy to learn, and useful throughout the year. 2m 30s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Heinrich Schütz (1585 — 1672). Words: Jennifer Loren Bell (based on the Becker Psalter).
A guide to the liturgical use of the psalms is included.
A
5030
SATB
**
This is included in the set listed above. You can also buy it as an individual piece.
One of a set of seven delightful psalm settings by Heinrich Schütz (from Opus 5, Becker Psalter settings) with metric English paraphrases. Tuneful, rhythmic, easy to learn, and useful throughout the year. 2m 15s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Heinrich Schütz (1585 — 1672). Words: Jennifer Loren Bell (based on the Becker Psalter).
A guide to the liturgical use of the psalms is included.
A
5031
SATB
**
This is included in the set listed above. You can also buy it as an individual piece.
One of a set of seven delightful psalm settings by Heinrich Schütz (from Opus 5, Becker Psalter settings) with metric English paraphrases. Tuneful, rhythmic, easy to learn, and useful throughout the year. 3m 00s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Heinrich Schütz (1585 — 1672). Words: Jennifer Loren Bell (based on the Becker Psalter).
A guide to the liturgical use of the psalms is included.
A
5032
SATB
**
This is included in the set listed above. You can also buy it as an individual piece.
One of a set of seven delightful psalm settings by Heinrich Schütz (from Opus 5, Becker Psalter settings) with metric English paraphrases. Tuneful, rhythmic, easy to learn, and useful throughout the year. 2m 15s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Heinrich Schütz (1585 — 1672). Words: Jennifer Loren Bell (based on the Becker Psalter).
A guide to the liturgical use of the psalms is included.
A
5033
SATB
**
This is included in the set listed above. You can also buy it as an individual piece.
One of a set of seven delightful psalm settings by Heinrich Schütz (from Opus 5, Becker Psalter settings) with metric English paraphrases. Tuneful, rhythmic, easy to learn, and useful throughout the year. 2m 30s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Heinrich Schütz (1585 — 1672). Words: Jennifer Loren Bell (based on the Becker Psalter).
A guide to the liturgical use of the psalms is included.
A
5034
SATB
**
This is included in the set listed above. You can also buy it as an individual piece.
One of a set of seven delightful psalm settings by Heinrich Schütz (from Opus 5, Becker Psalter settings) with metric English paraphrases. Tuneful, rhythmic, easy to learn, and useful throughout the year. 2m 00s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Heinrich Schütz (1585 — 1672). Words: Jennifer Loren Bell (based on the Becker Psalter).
A guide to the liturgical use of the psalms is included.
A
5035
SATB
**
This is included in the set listed above. You can also buy it as an individual piece.
One of a set of seven delightful psalm settings by Heinrich Schütz (from Opus 5, Becker Psalter settings) with metric English paraphrases. Tuneful, rhythmic, easy to learn, and useful throughout the year. 2m 15s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Heinrich Schütz (1585 — 1672). Words: Jennifer Loren Bell (based on the Becker Psalter).
A guide to the liturgical use of the psalms is included.
A
5002
SATB
**
(Words in Latin) 'Queen of Heaven, rejoice. Alleluia!' 1m 30s see ithear a recordinghear a MIDI rendering
Music: Michael Buck. Words: Anon.
full pronunciation guide included
B
5006
SAB
*
'Tis the gift to be simple, 'tis the gift to be free ... One of the most famous Shaker songs, written by Joseph Brackett in 1848 as a dance song. 0m 30s (sung once through) see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Sheena Phillips. Words: Anon.
A
5008
SAB
*
“O brighter than the morning star is the heart that's pure and free”. A wonderful soaring Shaker hymn from Ohio. 2m 00s (sung once through) see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Sheena Phillips. Words: Anon.
B
5021
SA & piano
**
A flowing and serene Lord's Prayer, for soli or chorus with piano. 3m 00s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: David Barton. Words: .
B
5027
SATB & piano
***
Get your church choir rocking with this upbeat jazz feel arrangement of an African American spiritual promising healing and deliverance. 2m 00s see ithear a recordinghear a MIDI rendering
Music: Trad. arr. Tony McDonald. Words: Trad. anon.
C
5025
SATB & descant
*
A Palestinian prayer for peace. Words in Arabic and in English translation by Fred Kaan. A possible sequence of verses (English, Arabic, with or without descant, etc) is suggested, but feel free to devise your own. 1m 30s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Trad. arr. Sheena Phillips. Words: Trad. Arabic, trans. Fred Kaan.
A
5037
SATB
**
Strophic setting of words often used at the close of a religious service 1m 15s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Lisa Mears. Words: Book of Common Prayer.
B
5038
SATB chorus; SATB soli; orchestra, continuo
***
Andrew Wilson-Dickson's compelling and coherent reconstruction of J. S. Bach's lost St. Mark Passion. Based on the original libretto by Picander, surviving arias, chorales and choruses by Bach, and original music for the missing recitative sections and choruses by Andrew Wilson-Dickson. In German. Full score, vocal score, and all instrumental parts available, plus a keyboard accompaniment for choir rehearsal. approx 102 minutes
Music: J S Bach, Andrew Wilson-Dickson. Words: Christian Friedrich Henrici (Picander).
Z
5039
SAB
*
A strong dance tune from the Shaker community in Connecticut, sung to vocables. 2m 00s see ithear a MIDI rendering
Music: Anon. arr. Sheena Phillips. Words: Sheena Phillips.
B
5040
SATB
***
A classic American hymn and anthem to singing. 4m 00s see ithear a recording
Music: Robert Lowry arr. Sheena Phillips. Words: Pauline T..
D
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