Stanley M. Hoffman, Ph.D.

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Published Works


Title of Work (Explanations, if any) - Scoring- Year - Catalog Number - Recorded (Y or N) - Duration

All works are 2-5 minutes in duration unless otherwise noted.


Works Published by the Imprints Ione Press and Highgate Press, BMI-affiliated divisions of ECS Publishing Group
ECS Publishing Group
(Ione Press is subsumed by E. C. Schirmer Music Company, and Highgate Press is subsumed by Galaxy Music Corporation.)

Distributor: Canticle Distributing, Fenton, Missouri


Choral Compositions and Arrangements - Mixed Chorus

Beau Soir (Beautiful Evening) (music by Claude Debussy [voice & piano], Stanley M. Hoffman, arr. - French and English - singing translation by Ruth T. Hoffman [Dr. Hoffman's wife] and Stanley M. Hoffman) - SATB & piano - 2010 - ECS #7689 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Robert Schuneman, conductor, Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Click here to see a PDF score of one of the public domain versions of Beau Soir which Dr. Hoffman used as the basis for his copyrighted arrangement. Click here to see a PDF of the IPA transliteration for the French text.

Behold, God Is My Salvation - (English, Translation of Isaiah 12 by S.M.H.) - SATB & organ - 2001 - ECS # 5850 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Heinrich Christensen, organist. Click here to to see a partial PDF sample of the choral score, or to purchase full copies. Behold, God Is My Salvation is also available with brass quintet, organ and optional brass quintet accompaniment in an arrangement which was created in 2010 (full score = ECS #7597, parts = ECS # 7598; the organist plays from ECS # 5850). Click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Easy Decision, An (English - text by Kenneth Patchen) - SATB & piano - 2006 - ECS #6747 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jane Ring Frank, conductor, Scott Nicholas, pianist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Grant Us Peace (one of the selected works in the Waging Peace Through Singing repertoire) - (English - text from Gates of Prayer) - SATB - 2001 - ECS #6031 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance of this work by the Philovox ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Haneirot halalu - (a piece for Chanukah - original setting of a traditional Hebrew text) tenor solo, SATB - 1999 - ECS #5492 - Y. Click here to hear a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Craig Hanson, tenor soloist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Into This World I Came As a Lost One) (music by Gustav Mahler from Lieder nach Ruckert - [soprano & orchestra], Stanley M. Hoffman, arr. - German and English - singing translation by Robert Schuneman) - SATB & piano (or orchestra) - 2000 - ECS #5755 - Y (with piano). Click here to hear an exquisite performance by the New England Conservatory Concert Choir, Erica Washburn, conductor, October 24, 2011, Jordan Hall, Boston. Click here to hear a very fine demo recording by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester conductor, Michael Monroe, pianist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies. May 2016 Update: The full orchestral score (ECS #8401) and instrumental parts (ECS #8402) are available for sale from the publisher.

In the Shadow of Your Wings (English) - SATB - 2009 - ECS #7394 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Robert Schuneman, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Land of Crystal Dreams (a secular carol for the winter holiday season) - (English - text by Erica L. Hoffman [the composer's niece] ) - SATB chorus & optional percussion (glockenspiel and vibraphone) - 2002 - choral score = ECS #6166; percussion parts = ECS #6167 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Mi y'maleil (Who can recount) (Hebrew and English - original setting of a traditional Chanukah text - Translation by S.M.H.) - SATB & piano - 2004 - ECS #6460 - version with chamber orchestra accompaniment - full score = ECS #8155, parts = ECS # 8156. - Y. Click here to listen a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Andrew Goodridge, pianist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the choral score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Morgen! (Tomorrow!) (music by Richard Strauss [voice & piano], Stanley M. Hoffman, arr. - German and English - singing translation by Stanley M. Hoffman) - SATB & piano or chamber orchestra (3 horns, harp, violin solo, strings [3, 3, 2, 2, 2) - 2011 - piano/choral score = ECS #7774, full score = ECS # 7775, parts = ECS #7776 - Y. Click here to listen to a recording of the version for mixed chorus and piano beautifully performed by The Singers, Matthew Culloton, Conductor, Steve Swanson, Piano.
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here to see a partial PDF sample of the choral score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Click here to see a PDF of the two public domain versions of Morgen! which Dr. Hoffman used as the basis for his copyrighted arrangement.

Nature (English) - text by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - SATB & piano - 2008 - ECS #7432 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Robert Schuneman, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Prayer for Chanukah, A - (Al hanisim) - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - baritone solo, SATB & chamber orchestra or piano - 2001 - piano/vocal score = ECS #5884, full score = ECS # 5906, parts = ECS #5907 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Michael Olbash, baritone soloist, Linda Osborne Blashke, pianist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the choral score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Prayer for Peace, A (English) - SATB - 2007 - ECS #7142 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jane Ring Frank, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Prayer for the World, A (English - text by Harold S. Kushner, renowned author of When Bad Things Happen to Good People) - SATB - 2004 - ECS #6328 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 1 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - mezzo-soprano & tenor soli, SATB divisi - 1998 - ECS #5367 - Y. Click here to listen to a demo recording made by the versatile vocalist Matthew Curtis. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 23 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - alto solo, SATB divisi - 1998 - ECS #5316 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance of this work by the American Repertory Singers, Leo Nestor, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 67 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - SATB & organ - 1999 - ECS #5466 - Y. . Click here to listen to a performance of this work by the Philovox ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Mark Dwyer, organist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 84 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - SATB - 2002 - ECS #6065 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 117 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - SATB - 2000 - ECS # 5775 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 121 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - SATB divisi - 1998 - ECS #5382 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance of this work by the American Repertory Singers, Leo Nestor, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 130 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - baritone solo, SATB - 1999 - ECS #5676 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Aaron Engebreth, baritone soloist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 146 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - SATB divisi - 1999 - ECS #5677- Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm Beyond the Silences, A (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - SATB & piano (or orchestra) - 1994 - ECS #5322 - Y (with piano). Click here to listen to a performance of this work by the Seraphim Singers, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies. Conductor's score and parts available on rental.

Psalm Beyond the Silences, A (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - SAB & piano - 1994, arr. 1999 - ECS #5323 - N. The SATB version directly above gives a very good idea of how the SAB version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Rain - (Secular - English translation by Mark Elliott Shapiro of a Hebrew text by contemporary Israeli poet Haim Gouri) - SATB divisi - 1988, rev. 1999 - ECS #5315 - Y. Click here to listen to a demo recording made by the versatile vocalist Matthew Curtis. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Seascapes - SATB & low flutes (bass and alto) - English - words by Jacquline Tuffnell - composed for Peter Sheridan - 2015 - ECS #7.0666, flute part #7.0667 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by The Singers, Matthew Culloton, conductor, Barb Leibundguth, alto flute, Trudy Anderson, bass flute. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Scattered Leaves, The (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - SATB & piano - 1995, arr. 2005 - ECS #6842 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jane Ring Frank, conductor, Scott Nicholas, pianist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

She Gave Him All Her Heart (English - text by Zallman Shneour) - SATB & piano - 2000 (arr. 2004) - ECS #6625 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jane Ring Frank, conductor, Scott Nicholas, pianist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Song, A (English - text by Howard Schwartz) - SATB & flute -2004 - ECS #6432 (flute part = ECS #6433) - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Tim Macri, flautist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the choral score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the flute part.

That time of year (Secular - English - text by William Shakespeare) - SATB - 2010 - ECS #7740 - Y. Click here to listen to the official world premiere performance by the Saint Joseph Valley Camerata, David A. Seitz, music director, which took place on November 14, 2010, in the Rieth Recital Hall, Goshen College Music Center, Goshen, IN. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Three Miniatures (1. The Lute, 2. The Thunderbolt, 3. The Sun) - (Secular - English, Translation by S.M.H. of Hebrew text by Judah al Harizi,13th century) - SATB - 1999 - (arr. 2004) - ECS #6435 - Y. Click on each of the following links to listen to a demo recording made by the versatile vocalist Matthew Curtis. 1. The Lute, 2. The Thunderbolt, 3. The Sun. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Veshameru (a piece for Shabbat - original setting of a traditional Hebrew text) baritone or alto solo, SATB & organ - 1993, rev. 2000 - ECS #5493 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Aaron Engebreth, baritone soloist, Heinrich Christensen, organist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Vocalise - music by Sergei Rachmaninoff arranged for soprano solo, SATB chorus (divisi) - arr. 2011 - ECS #8050 - Y. Click here to listen to a beautiful performance of this arrangement (without formal repeats) by the National Lutheran Choir, David Cherwien, Conductor. This recording can be found on their CD titled Sheer Grace. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Writing of Autumn, The - (Secular - English, Translation by S.M.H. of Hebrew text by Solomon Ibn Gabriol, 11th century) - SATB & piano - 1999 - ECS #5421 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Ronald Maltais, pianist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Yih'yu l'ratson (May the words of my mouth) (Hebrew and English - original setting of a traditional Shabbat prayer - Transliteration and English Translation by S.M.H.) - SATB - 2001 - ECS #5864 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance of the Hebrew version by the Philovox ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to listen to their performance of the English version. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Yism'chu (Hebrew - original setting of a traditional Shabbat prayer - Transliteration by S.M.H.) - soprano solo, SATB - 2003 - ECS #6225 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble Jennifer Lester, conductor, Margaret Hunter, soprano soloist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

 

Choral Compositions - Men's Chorus

Haneirot halalu - (a piece for Chanukah - original setting of a traditional Hebrew text) tenor solo, TTBB - 1999, arr. 2010 for the University of Minnesota Men's Chorus, Matthew Mehaffey, Conductor. - ECS #7688 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the TTBB version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Land of Crystal Dreams (a secular carol for the winter holiday season in F Major) - (English - text by Erica L. Hoffman [the composer's niece] ) - TTBB chorus & optional percussion (glockenspiel and vibraphone) - 2002, arr. 2012 - choral score = ECS #7939; percussion parts = ECS #7940 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the TTBB version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the parts.

O Absalom (2 Samuel:18-33, [KJV], adapted by SMH) - TTBB - 2014 ECS #7.0696 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by The Singers Matthew Culloton, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm 117 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - TTBB - 2000 - ECS # 5754 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the University of Michigan Men's Glee Club, Ann Arbor, Michigan, Paul Rardin, director. This recording is used with the kind permission of Paul Rardin. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm Beyond the Silences, A (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - TTBB & piano - 1994, arr. 1999 - ECS #5325 - Y. Click here a to listen to a performance by the Richmond Men's Chorus, Richmond, Virginia, Timothy Gillham, conductor, Steve Austin, piano. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

She Gave Him All Her Heart (English - text by Zallman Shneour) - TTBB & piano - 2000, arr. 2004 - ECS #6624 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the TTBB version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Vocalise - music by Sergei Rachmaninoff arranged for men’s chorus (divisi), or optional tenor or soprano solo, men’s chorus (divisi) - arr. 2010 for the Cantus Vocal Ensemble - ECS #8049 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the TTBB version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

 

Choral Compositions - Treble Chorus

Clock, The (Zegar) (text by Abraham (“Abramek”) Koplowicz (b. 1930, Lodz, Poland, d. 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau) as translated by Sarah Lawson and Malgorzata Koraszewska - two-part children's chorus and piano - 2015 - ECS #7.0677 - N. This title received its world premiere performance by the Bel Canto Children's Chorus, January 23, 2016. It is scheduled to be published in the Fall of 2017 and promoted in the Spring of 2018.

Easy Decision, An (English - text by Kenneth Patchen - unison treble chorus or mezzo-soprano solo & piano - 2006 - ECS #6748 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the treble version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Land of Crystal Dreams (a secular carol for the winter holiday season in F Major) - (English - text by Erica L. Hoffman [the composer's niece] ) - SSAA chorus & optional percussion (glockenspiel and vibraphone) - 2002, arr. 2012 - choral score = ECS #7937, percussion parts = ECS #7938- N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the TTBB version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Psalm 117 - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - SSAA - 2000 - ECS # 5776 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Peace College Chamber Singers of Raleigh, NC, James S. Smith, conductor. This recording is used with the kind permission of Justin G. Roy, Vice President for Communications and Marketing, William Peace University. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm Beyond the Silences, A (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - SA & piano - 1994, arr. 1999 - ECS #5324 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the SA version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Scattered Leaves, The (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - unison chorus or solo voice and piano - 1995 (rev. 2005) - ECS #6841 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the treble version sounds. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Three Miniatures (1. The Lute, 2. The Thunderbolt, 3. The Sun) - (Secular - English, Translation by S.M.H. of Hebrew text by Judah al Harizi,13th century) - SSAA - 1999 - ECS #5678 - Y. Click on each of the following links to listen to a performance of this work by the women of the Philovox ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor. 1. The Lute, 2. The Thunderbolt, 3. The Sun. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Writing of Autumn, The (arranged for the New England Conservatory Children's Chorus, Jean Meltaus conductor) - SA & piano - arr. 2000 - ECS #5722 - Y. The text is Dr. Hoffman's translation of a poem by Solomon Ibn Gabriol. Click here to listen to a performance by the Children's Chorus of Greater Dallas (TX), Cynthia Nott, Artistic Director, from October 5, 2014; this recording is used with her permission. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

 

Compositions for Solo Voice and Other Instruments

Easy Decision, An (English - text by Kenneth Patchen) - unison treble chorus or mezzo-soprano solo & piano - 2006 - ECS #6748 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the unison version sounds (focus on the melody in the soprano part). Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Mi y'maleil (Who can recount) (Hebrew and English - original setting of a traditional Chanukah text - Translation by S.M.H.) - solo voice & piano - 2004 - ECS #6461 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the unison version sounds (focus on the melody in the soprano part). Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Of All the Souls That Stand Create (text by Emily Dickinson) - baritone & piano - 1984 - ECS #8407 - N. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm Beyond the Silences, A (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - high voice & piano - 1994 - ECS #5326 - Y. Hal Katzman, tenor, Eric Mazonson, piano - Boston University - May 7, 1995 - Holocaust memorial service. Click here to listen to this performance in WAV format. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Psalm Beyond the Silences, A (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - mezzo-soprano or tenor voice & piano - 1994 (transposed from A minor to G minor - version created in 2010 for Karen Mercedes) - ECS #7680 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how this version sounds (focus on the melody in the soprano part). Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Scattered Leaves, The (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - unison chorus or solo voice and piano - 1995 (rev. 2005) - ECS #6841 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the unison version sounds (focus on the melody in the soprano part). Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

She Gave Him All Her Heart (English - text by Zallman Shneour) - tenor & piano - 2000 - ECS #6626 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the unison version sounds (focus on the melody in the soprano part). Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

She Gave Him All Her Heart (English - text by Zallman Shneour) - baritone & piano - 2000 (arr. 2001) - ECS #6627 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the unison version sounds (focus on the melody in the soprano part). The baritone version is transposed to a lower key. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Veshameru (a piece for Shabbat - original setting of a traditional Hebrew text) baritone or alto solo & organ - 1993 (rev. 2000) - ECS #5494 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the unison version sounds (focus on the cantor's part).Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Yih'yu l'ratson (May the words of my mouth) (Hebrew and English - original setting of a traditional Shabbat prayer - Transliteration and English Translation by S.M.H.) - high voice & keyboard - 2001 - ECS #5876 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the unison version sounds (focus on the melody in the soprano part; the choral parts are covered by the keyboard part in the solo version). Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Yih'yu l'ratson (May the words of my mouth) - low voice & keyboard - 2001 - ECS #5877 - N. The SATB version above gives a general idea of how the unison version sounds (focus on the melody in the soprano part; the choral parts are covered by the keyboard part in the solo version). The version for low voice is transposed to a lower key. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

 

Orchestral Compositions and Arrangements with Chorus

Morgen! (Tomorrow!) (music by Richard Strauss [voice & piano], Stanley M. Hoffman, arr. - German and English - singing translation by Stanley M. Hoffman) - SATB & piano or chamber orchestra (3 horns, harp, violin solo, strings [3, 3, 2, 2, 2) - 2011 - piano/choral score = ECS #7774, full score = ECS # 7775, parts = ECS #7776 - N. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the choral score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Psalm Beyond the Silences, A (a piece for Jewish Holocaust remembrance - English - text by Joseph H. Albeck) - SATB & piano (or orchestra) - 1994 - ECS #5322 - Y (with piano). Click here to listen to a performance of this work by the Seraphim Singers, Jennifer Lester, conductor. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies. Conductor's score and parts available on rental.

Prayer for Chanukah, A - (Al hanisim) - (English, Translation by S.M.H.) - baritone solo, SATB & chamber orchestra or piano - 2001 - piano/vocal score = ECS #5884, full score = ECS # 5906, parts = ECS #5907 - Y. Click here to listen to a performance by the Philovox Ensemble, Jennifer Lester, conductor, Michael Olbash, baritone soloist, Linda Osborne Blashke, pianist. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the choral score, or to purchase full copies; click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.


Orchestral Arrangements

Gymnopédie No. 1 (Erik Satie, 1888 [piano]) arr. for oboe and string orchestra - arr. 2011 - 7.0682-84 - N.

To a Wild Rose (Edward MacDowel [piano]) arr. for chamber orchestra (ob., cl, str.) - arr. 2009 - 7.0692-94 - N. 

 

Orchestral Compositions

Fantasypiece for Orchestra - 2001, arr. 2002 - N ECS #8410 (study score) - full score and parts on rental - 12 minutes.

Interlude for Orchestra - 1999, arr. 2005 - ECS #6631 (score), ECS #6632 (parts) - N. The full score and parts are available for sale from the publisher. Click here to listen to a synthesized performance. Click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Lord Is My Shepherd, The - string orchestra - 1998, arr. 2002 - ECS #6081 (score), ECS #6082 (parts) - Y. The full score and parts are available for sale or on rental from the publisher. Click here to listen to a synthesized performance. Click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Rain Is Falling - orchestra - 1988, arr. 2006 - ECS #6655 (score), ECS #6656 (parts) - N. The full score and parts are available for sale from the publisher. Click here to listen to a synthesized performance. Click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

Variations for String Orchestra - 2006, arr. 2009 - ECS #7489 (score), ECS #7490 (parts) - N. The full score and parts are available for sale from the publisher. Click here to listen to a synthesized performance. Click here for ordering information for the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.


Arrangement for Wind Ensemble

Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen (Johannes Brahms, Op. 122, No. 8 [organ]) arr. for wind ensemble (fl.,ob., bn., 3 cl., a.cl., b.cl., 2 a.sax., t.sax., b.sax., 3 tpt., 2 hn., 3 tbn., bar., tba., timp.) - 1994 - 7.0678-80 - Y. Click here to listen to a reading session of this arrangement made by the Harvard University Wind Ensemble, Tom Everett, conductor, May 3, 1994. 

 

Composition for Wind Ensemble

Selections from "The Song of Songs" - three interconnected songs for male voice & wind ensemble or piano - I. Kumee Lach (Rise Up) - Hebrew, II. Ich Bin Gekumen In Mein Gorten (I Have Come Into My Garden) - Yiddish, III. Behold, Thou Art Fair, My Love - English - 1997 - 8411-13 - piano/vocal score 8414 - Y (first song only) - 15 min. Click here to view the text for this piece.


Arrangement for Small Chamber Ensemble

To a Wild Rose (Edward MacDowell [piano]) arr. for oboe and two English horns - arr. 2009 for the Threeds Oboe Trio - 7.0695 - N.


Chamber Music Compositions

And mists are carved away - contrabass flute and piano - ECS # 8408 - 1984, arr. 2015 - N. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Arirang Variations - duet for two flutes of the same kind - 2015 - ECS # 7.0663 - arrangement of Variations on "Arirang" (piano solo, 2008) - arranged for Peter Sheridan. This work received its premiere performance on a program in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on Sunday April 12, 2015 at 8 PM. The bass flute players were Peter Sheridan and Judy Diez d'Aux. The concert was sponsored by the Toronto-based music organization Flute Street. Arirang Variations will subsequently be recorded in October of 2015 at the recording studio of Move Records in Australia for release on their label on a CD along with other works of Peter Sheridan's choosing. For more information on the artists, please visit websites by clicking the following hyperlinks. Peter Sheridan, Judy Diez d'Aux

Fanfare, Tango and Fughetta on Hebrew Themes (commissioned by Carolina Brass) - brass quintet & optional timpani - 2008 - ECS #7.0681 - Y. Click here to listen to a live, unedited performance from March 25, 2012 (without timpani). Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Fantasypiece - violoncello & double bass - 2001 - ECS #8409 - N - 12 minutes.

Meditations and Memories - duet for two flutes of the same kind - ECS # 7.0661 - 2009 - N.

 

Naomi's Lullaby - oboe, or clarinet, or trumpet and piano, or bass trombone & piano - 2005 -ECS #7.0685-87 - N - 4 minutes. Click here to hear a synthesized performance of this work in MP3 format with oboe as the solo instrument. This rendition is without any formal repeats, hence its shortened duration. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Not an Easy Decision - soprano saxophone & piano - ECS #7581 (score & part) - 2006 (arr. 2009) - N. The set is available for sale from the publisher. Click here to listen to a synthesized performance. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase the full performance set.

Prayer - saxophone quartet - ECS #7580 (score & parts) - 2001 (arr. 2009) - N. The set is available for sale from the publisher. Click here to listen to a synthesized performance. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase the full performance set.

Passacaglia, Chorale and Dance - four trombones - 2010 - ECS #7.0691 - N.

 

Composition for Brass Ensemble

Psalm (By the Rivers of Water) - solo horn, solo trumpet, 2 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones - ECS #6650 (score), ECS #6651 (parts) - 1998 (arr. 2006) - Y. The full score and parts are available for sale from the publisher. Click here to listen to a reading session by the New England Conservatory Brass Ensemble conducted by Charles Peltz. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase the full score; click here for ordering information for the parts.

 

Compositions for Keyboard

Intermezzo (commissioned by Carson P. Cooman) - organ solo - 1999 - ECS #5679 - Y. Click here to hear a performance of this work by Mr. Cooman in MP3 format. Click here to listen to a performance of this work by Mr. Cooman in WAV format. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Prelude and Fughetta - alto flute & organ - 2015 - ECS #8262 - commissioned by Peter Sheridan. Recording expected on MOVE Records in 2016. Peter Sheridan gave the premiere performance of this work on May 3, 2015, St. Patrick, Mentone, VIC, Australia, with the organist Christopher Trikilis.

Prelude and Fughetta - C flute & organ - 2015 - ECS #8263. Click here to listen to a remarkably good synthesized recording as rendered by Kevin Uppercue.

Variations on "Arirang" - 2008 - ECS # 7.0659 - piano solo - N.

Variations on "Dank sei dir, Herr" - organ manuals or piano solo - 2006 - ECS #6922 - Y. Click here to hear a reading on the organ at The Memorial Church, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts by Carson P. Cooman. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.


Composition for Guitar Solo

Naomi's Lullaby - guitar solo - 2005 - ECS #7.0687 - N. Arranged for Aaron Larget-Caplan's Lullaby Project, this edition was edited by him. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.

Composition for Horn Solo

Song Without Words, A - horn solo - 1994 - ECS #6434 - Y. Click here to listen to a beautiful reading of this piece made by Michael H. Weinstein on May 3, 1994, in historic Sanders Theater, Cambridge, MA. Click here to see a partial PDF sample of the score, or to purchase full copies.


Works Published by Fatrock Ink, Music Publishers, Los Angeles, California

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Title of Work (Explanations, if any) - Scoring- Year - Fatrock Ink Catalog Number - Recorded (Y or N) - Duration

Album Leaf for Harp Solo - 2012 - Catalog No. 276-2247 - N. Click here to hear a synthesized performance of this work in MP3 format.

Trio in One Movement for Flute, Viola and Harp - 2004 - Catalog No. 076-2248 - N. Click here to hear a synthesized performance of this work in MP3 format.


Work Published by Oxford University Press

US Distributor: Edition Peters

Remember (English - setting of the poem Remember by Christina Rossetti) - 2009 - SATB divisi - Catalog No. 978-0-19-337222-1 - Y. Click here to see the poem and then click on "Listen" to hear a synthesized performance of this work in MP3 format. Click here to see the publisher's publicity material for this title from page 9 of their "New Music Bulletin - New Publications July–December 2010." For US orders, click here. For UK orders, click here. (On August 5, 2011, Remember was featured at the Choral Conductor's Workshop Concert, Rodney Eichenberger, Artistic Director, Adam Thome, conductor, in Canon Beach, Oregon. Click here to see and hear the reading session. Click here to listen to the reading session. (Disclaimer: the choir sings incorrect notes during the passage featuring the words "...And afterwards remember, do not grieve: For if the darkness and corruption leave A vestige of the thoughts that once I had..." Otherwise it is a lovely reading of this piece.)