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Matt Wetmore (b. 1989) has composed works across a variety of media, from solo and chamber works to large ensembles and electronics. He has received numerous commissions and his music has been performed by the University of Louisville Cardinal Singers and Collegiate Chorale, the Lake Junaluska Singers, the East Carolina University Chamber Singers, the University of Oklahoma Chorale, the Louisville Chamber Choir, the Rutgers University Kirkpatrick Choir, and many others.

He earned his Bachelor’s in Music Theory and Composition at East Carolina University studying under Ed Jacobs, Mark Taggart, Mark Richardson and marc faris, and his Master’s in Music Composition and Choral Conducting at the University of Louisville, studying under Krzysztof Wołek and Kent Hatteberg.


O Nata LuxVoicing: SSATTBB  Solo(s): Soprano  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 4:00  Alternative Notation: Aleatoric passages  Text Source: Hymn for Lauds, Feast of the Transfiguration  Language: Latin  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Christmas  Descriptive Terms: Aleatoric, Light, Sacred, Shine  First Performance: Nov 11, 2015: University of Louisville Collegiate Chorale, Kent Hatteberg, University of Louisville Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 747/748~2018-Q1)
Song of SimeonVoicing: SSAATTBB  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 3:00  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Luke 2  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Evensong  Descriptive Terms: Jesus, Luke, Magnificat, Nunc Dimittis  First Performance: Feb 11, 2015: Cardinal Singers, Kent Hatteberg, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 747/865~2018-Q3)
Shall We Gather at the RiverVoicing: SSSAAATTTBBB  Solo(s): Alto  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 4:00  Alternative Notation: Aleatoric passages  Text Source: Robert Lowry  Language: English  Descriptive Terms: Gathering, God, River, Spiritual  First Performance: Feb 16, 2018: Cardinal Singers, Kent Hatteberg, University of Louisville Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 747/883~2018-Q4)
On Goes the RiverVoicing: SSAATTBB  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 5:30  Alternative Notation: Aleatoric passages  Text Source: Robert Louis Stevenson  Language: English  Descriptive Terms: Boats, Life, Moving On, River, Time  First Performance: Mar 17, 2017: Asheville Choral Society, Melodie Galloway, Central United Methodist Church, 27 Church St, Asheville, NC 28801 Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 747/810~2018-Q2)
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