Voice and Piano

 A Hymn to God the Father (1984) 3 min. for soprano and piano. Poetry by John Donne. CMC

Carol in Three-three Time (1992) 5 min. For soprano and piano. Commissioned by the Concours de Musique du Canada as a test piece with the help of the Canada Council. CMC

Four Songs from the Garden of Alice (1983) 11 min. For high and medium male voices and piano. Four humorous songs taken from the opera. CMC

Joke Aria from the Final Bid (1980) 2 min. for tenor and piano from the opera The Final Bid. CMC

Men I Have Known (1984) 18 min. Song cycle for mezzo soprano and piano. Written for a one hour special of music by Elizabeth Raum for CBC. Words by the composer. CMC

River of Life (1997) 5 min. For soprano and piano. Commissioned by the Conservatory of Music and Dance, University of Regina, to honor Dr. William Riddell at a gala fundraiser dinner. Also a version for soprano, clarinet, violin, and piano. CMC

Sirens (2004) 20 min. A song cycle based on various Greek myths, commissioned by the “Prairie Sirens,” the duo vocal team of Cindy Crawford and Karen Charlton, for premiere at the Regina Musical Club Concert, April 3, 2004 and recorded by the CBC. CMC

The Garden Song (1983) 5 min. for soprano and piano from The Garden of Alice. (version in French) CMC

The Orphic Thread (1984) 25 min. Written on commission of the CBC for woodwind quintet and mezzo-soprano on nine poems by Canadian poet, John V. Hicks. CMC

The Passing (1984) 3 min. for soprano or mezzo soprano and piano. Poetry by Emily Dickenson. CMC

Victims of Eagles (1990) 4 min. For tenor and piano. Poetry by John V. Hicks. CMC

Wait Until the Morning (1992) 4 min. from the opera” Eos: The Dream of Nicholas Flood Davin. CMC

What is Truth? (1990) 3 min. For tenor and piano CMC