Choral Settings Of Shakespeare Texts

CHORAL SETTINGS OF SHAKESPEARE TEXTS

Compiled by Maggie Hamilton.

 

UPPER VOICES

 

Armstrong Gibbs: You spotted snakes

Unison & pf
Novello £1.99

Malcolm Arnold: Three Songs from ‘The Tempest’

Unison & pf
Paterson’s Publications £2.25

 Peter Aston: Three Shakespeare Songs

S solo, SA choir
Novello £2.95

 Amy Beach: Three Shakespeare Choruses

4-pt female chorus & pf.
Treble Clef Music £4.50

 Judith Bingham: If Music Be

SSAA & 2 clar
Peters EP71111 £2.25

 Johannes Brahms: 4 Songs Op. 17

SSA, 2hn & hpschd
Breitkopf & Härtel vs. ChB 5143 Euro 2.20, full score PB 3226 Euro 10.50, wind pts OB 3226 Euro 9.50

 Bob Chilcott: Music to hear

SSA & pf
OUP £1.85

 Emma Lou Diemer: Three Madrigals

2-pt or SATB & pf.
Boosey & Hawkes (New York) £1.99

 Shena Fraser: I know a bank

SS & pf
Paterson’s Publications £1.75

John Gardner: A Shakespeare Sequence

Women’s voices, pf duet, opt. perc
OUP hire only

John Hind: Two Shakespearean Songs

SSA & pf
Novello £2.75

 Herbert Howells: Under the greenwood tree

2-part & pf
Novello £2.25

 John Ireland: Full Fathom Five

2-part & pf
Novello £1.75

 Anthony Milner: Ashmansworth

4-part round
Novello £1.75

 E.J. Moeran: When icicles hang by the wall

TB or SA & pf
Novello (both versions) £1.75

 Bernard Naylor: Two Ophelia Songs

SA & pf
J. Curwen £2.25

 John Rutter: It was a lover and his lass

SA & pf
OUP £2.20

 John Rutter: When Daisies Pied

SSAA & pf
OUP £2.20

 William Schuman: Orpheus with His Lute

SSA & pf
Associated Music Publishers £1.25

 Ralph Vaughan Williams: Sigh no more, Ladies

SSA & pf
OUP £1.85

 Ralph Vaughan Williams: Orpheus with his lute

Unison & pf
OUP £1.85

 Judith Weir: Storm

SSAA sols, children’s chorus, 3fl, 3vc, 3perc
Chester Music vs. £3.75, full score £24.95

 David Willcocks: It was a lover and his lass

SSA & pf/orch
OUP £1.60

 David Willcocks: Under the greenwood tree

SSA & pf/orch
OUP £2.20

David Willcocks: The Glories of Shakespeare

SSA, narrator, chmbr orch.
OUP hire only

 

MALE VOICES

 

Ingolf Gabold: Your sister’s drown’d

S sol, male voice choir unacc.
Edition Wilhelm Hansen £6.95

 Johannes H.E. Koch: ‘Orpheus’ Laute ließ die Wipfel wüster Berge’ in Nagels Männerchorbuch vol.4

Male chorus
Bärenreiter EN 1203 £9.00

 E.J. Moeran: When icicles hang by the wall

TB or SA & pf
Novello (both versions) £1.75

SATB

Samuel Barber: The Death of Antony; The Death of Cleopatra

SATB & pf.
G. Schirmer £17.95

 Richard Rodney Bennett: Sea-Change

SATB (div.)
Novello £5.95

 Michael Berkeley: Farewell

SATB unacc.
OUP £1.85

 Geoffrey Bush: Tell me where is fancy bred?

S,T sols, SATB & vc
Novello £1.75

 Gary Carpenter: The Food of Love bk.1

SATB & pf.
Cadenza Music £6.95

 Andrew Carter: O Mistress mine

SATB unacc.
OUP £1.85

 Brian Chapple: Five Shakespeare Songs

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Chester Music £10.95

 Bob Chilcott: The Isle is full of noises

SATB unacc.
OUP £2.20

 Erik Chisholm: Crabbed age and youth

SATB unacc.
J. Curwen £2.25

 Emma Lou Diemer: Three Madrigals

2-pt or SATB & pf.
Boosey & Hawkes (New York) £1.99

 Jonathan Dove: Two Sonnets

SSAATTTTBBBB unacc.
Peters EP72183 £3.95

 John Gardner: Fear no more the heat o’ the sun

SSATB unacc.
Novello £2.25

 John Gardner: Seven Songs

SATB & chmbr orch. or pf duet
OUP Hire only

 Matthew Harris: Shakespeare Songs vols.1-5

SATB unacc.
Associated Music Publishers vols.1-4 £2.50; vol.5 £2.95

 Daniel Helldén: Rosemary

SATB unacc.
Edition Egtved £2.18

 Fanny Hensel: Unter des Laubdachs Hut

SATB
Breitkopf & Härtel ChB 5234 Euro 1.60

 Tony Hewitt-Jones: Full Fathom Five

SSAATTBB unacc.
Novello £2.95

 Bo Holten: Pavane-Fantasia

SSATB sols, SSATBB unacc.
Edition Wilhelm Hansen £10.95

 Joseph Horovitz: Three Songs from ‘As You Like It’

SATB unacc./& 1 instr.
Novello £4.75

Knud Jeppesen: Four Shakespeare Songs

SATB unacc.
Edition Egtved £3.45

 Betsy Jolas: Chant Dormant

SSAATTBB unacc.
Alphonse Leduc £9.95

 Franz F. Kaern: Three Sonnets against Vanity

SSAATTBB unacc.
Carus-Verlag 9.919 Euro 7.50

 Stefan Kalmer: When shall we three meet again

SMsA/SMsA/TBB/Rock Choir
Carus-Verlag 9.801/00 Euro 4.30

 Nils Lindberg: Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?

SATB unacc.
Warner/Chappell Music Scandinavia £1.50

 Jaakko Mäntyjärvi: Four Shakespeare Songs; More Shakespeare Songs; No

More Shakespeare Songs?

SATB (div.) unacc.
Sulasol Music £6.50; £8.50; £3.50

 Frank Martin: Songs of Ariel

SATB unacc.
Universal Edition Euro 14.95

 William Mathias: Shakespeare Songs

SATB & pf
OUP hire only

 William Mathias: It was a lover and his lass

SATB & pf
OUP £1.85

 Paul Mealor: Let Fall the Windows of Mine Eyes

SATB (div.)
Novello £2.95

 E.J. Moeran: Sigh no more, ladies

SATB unacc.
Novello £2.25

 E.J. Moeran: Under the greenwood tree

SATB unacc.
Novello £1.75

Thomas Pitfield: Marriage Song

SSATBB unacc.
J. Curwen £2.25

 John Rutter: Birthday Madrigals

SATB, opt. db &/or pf
OUP £8.75

 John Rutter: It was a lover and his lass

SATBarB unacc.
OUP £1.85

 John Rutter: ‘Tell me where is fancy bred’ from Fancies

SATB & orch. (or pf)
OUP vs. £12.95

 John Rutter: When Icicles Hang

SATB & orch. (or pf)
OUP vs. £11.50

 Stephen Sametz: When he shall die

SATB unacc.
OUP £1.60

 William Schuman: Orpheus with His Lute

SATB & pf
Associated Music Publishers £1.25

 George Shearing: Music to Hear; Song and Sonnets

SATB, pf & opt. db.
Hindon Publications Inc. £8.95; £4.95

 Mike Sheppard: Music to Hear

SATB (div) unacc.
Peters EP72594 £2.25

 Friedrich Silcher: ‘Süße Liebe liebt den Mai’ in Singt im Chor

SATB
Bärenreiter BA 6355 £ 5.00

Howard Skempton: Orpheus with his lute

SATB unacc.
OUP £1.60

Giles Swayne: Ophelia Drowning

SATB & fl.
Novello £10.95

Giles Swayne: Three Shakespeare Songs Op.4

SATB unacc.
Novello £5.95

 John Tavener: Fear no more

SATB unacc.
Chester Music £1.75

 John Tavener: Song for Athene

SATB (div.)
Chester Music £2.99

 John Tavener: Three Shakespeare Sonnets

SSSAATTBBB unacc.
Chester Music £3.50

 Ralph Vaughan Williams: 3 Shakespeare Songs

S(S)ATB unacc.
OUP £3.50

 David Willcocks: O Mistress mine

SATB unacc.
OUP £1.60

WORKS WITH ORCHESTRA

George Benjamin: Sometimes Voice

Bar sol, SATB chorus & orch.
Faber Music vs. £4.99

 Hector Berlioz: Romeo et Juliette

A,T,B sols, ATB choir, STB choir & orch.
Bärenreiter vs (French) BA 5458-90 £24, full score (h/b) BA 5458 £277.50, parts BA 5458-72 on hire, study score TP 334 £20

 Judith Bingham: Shakespeare Requiem

S,Bar sols, SATB choir & orch.
Edition Peters vs. £24.95

 Jonathan Dove: Our Revels Now Are Ended

Bar sol, SATB & orch.
Peters EP7755 £9.50

George Dyson: Agincourt

S,A,T,B sols, SATB choir & orch.
Novello vs. £9.95

 John Gardner: Seven Songs

SATB & chmbr orch. or pf duet
OUP Hire only

Michael Hurd: The Phoenix and the Turtle

S sol, SATB, timp & strs
Novello vs. £6.95

 Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

S,S,S sols, SSAA choir & orch.
Breitkopf & Härtel vs. EB 8720 Euro 19.00, chorus pts ChB 5305 Euro 2.40, plus on hire

 John Rutter: Blow, blow thou winter wind

SSATB & pf or small orch.
OUP £1.85

John Rutter: Tell me where is fancy bred from ‘Fancies’

SATB & orch. (or pf)
OUP vs. £12.95

John Rutter: When Icicles Hang

SATB & orch. (or pf)
OUP vs. £11.50

Phyllis Tate: A Secular Requiem

SATB, org & orch.
OUP hire only

Ralph Vaughan Williams: In Windsor Forest (adapted from the opera ‘Sir John in Love’)

SATB & orch/str. orch. & pf
OUP vs. £10.25

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music

16 solos, or S,A,T,B sols, SATB choir & orch.
OUP vs. £8.75

William Walton: Henry V – A Shakespeare Scenario

Narrator, SATB choir, boys’ choir & full orch. (or chmbr orch.)
OUP hire only