A special benediction, perhaps for the end of the season or as a surprise. Two versions available, SATB a cappella or with piano. Level of difficulty: High a cappella, moderate with piano. 2 minutes.
The spring season as described by Langston Hughes. These words are also set to music and offered as a reading in the UU hymnal. Permission has been granted by The Estate of Langston Hughes to copy and perform this score for noncommercial purposes. SATB, piano. Level of difficulty: Easy. Duration: 3:20
Note: The second recording is of a rehearsal by the choir of UU Fellowship of Raleigh.
A mother's advice and a moral code for personal relationships: "Never go to bed angry." Duet for alto and baritone with piano. Level of difficulty: Moderate. Duration: 3 min. A second SAB arrangement for choir is also available.
Written about two weeks after the event to music that was first written down a few hours before the event. Although some of my views have changed since then I have not altered the original words. SATB w. piano. Level of difficulty: Moderate. Duration: 4:40
Celebrating the installation of a new minister. SATB, piano, flute (optional). Level of difficulty: Moderate. Duration: 3:15
A song for the ceremony welcoming new members to the congregation. SATB, piano. Level of difficulty: Moderate. Duration: 3:15
Note: If you want a shorter song, sing just the first half.
Presents a lighthearted appeal for the annual pledge drive. SATB, piano. Level of difficulty: Moderate. Duration: 4 minutes.
The river as a metaphor for life and for the interconnected web of all existence. Also appropriate for the annual water ceremony. SATB, piano. Level of difficulty: Easy. Duration: 3:10
A carol in the form of a four-part round with four verses. A cappella. Level of difficulty: Easy. Duration: 2:15
A carol that treats the traditional Christmas story as history. SAA a capella in the style of the Orthodox Church of the Republic of Georgia. Could also be sung TBB. Level of difficulty: medium. Duration: 5:40