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Cycle of Friends by Michael KaulkinVoicing: SSAATTBB  Solo(s): Soprano  Accompaniment: Flute, Oboe, Harp, Percussion, Trumpet In C, Clarinet In B-flat, Horn In F, Strings, Bassoon  Performance Length: 25:00  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Sappho, Meng Hao Jan, Emily Dickinson, Li Po, Traditional Aztec  Language: English  Descriptive Terms: Friendship, Global, Poetry  First Performance: May 03, 1996: The Music Group of Philadelphia, Sean Deibler, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 133/134)
Final Litany by Wayne EastwoodVoicing: SATB/SSA/TTB by movement  Solo(s): Soprano, Bass, Narrator  Accompaniment: Piano, Cello, Clarinet, Timpani  Performance Length: 38:40  Alternative Notation: Some alternative notation and improvisatory elements  Text Source: Emily Dickinson, Death Row Inmates, Psalm 51, Book of Common Prayer, Clement of Alexandria, Ordinary of the Mass, Johan Franck  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Easter, Lent, Memorial Services  Descriptive Terms: Forgiveness, Freedom, Future, Healing, Hope, Overcoming, Reconciliation, Redemption, Regret, Remorse, Resurrection, Salvation  First Performance: May 19, 1996: Schola Cantorum on Hudson, Deborah Simpkin King, St. Michael Church, Jersey City, NJ, USA Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 82/83)
Forever is composed of Nows by Joseph N. RubinsteinVoicing: SSAATTBB  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 4:30  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Anniversary  Descriptive Terms: Eternity, Minimalism, Speed, Time  First Performance: Jun 04, 2011: The Young New Yorkers’ Chorus, Michael Kerschner, St. Peter’s Church, New York, NY Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 209/210)
Glory! by John MuehleisenVoicing: SSAA-SSAA  Accompaniment: Piano, Snare Drum  Performance Length: 8:15  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Valentine’s Day  Descriptive Terms: American Poets, History, Literature  First Performance: May 31, 2008: Northwest Girlchoir, Sara Boos, Meany Hall, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 302/1018~2019-Q4)
Hope by John MuehleisenVoicing: SSA  Solo(s): Soprano, Alto  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 5:00  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Descriptive Terms: Confidence, Courage, Faith, Inspiration, Optimism, Poetry  First Performance: Jun 15, 2013: Seattle Girls’ Choir, Prime Voci, Jacob Winkler, Venue Town Hall, Seattle Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 302/726~2017-Q4)
I Died for Beauty by Laurie Betts HughesVoicing: SATB  Accompaniment: Piano  Performance Length: 4:00  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Memorial Services  Descriptive Terms: Death, Funeral, Memorial, Requiem, Suicide  First Performance: Mar 11, 2018: Colorado Chorale, Kevin Padworski, Central Presbyterian Church; Denver, CO Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 577/910~2019-Q1)
I Shall Not Live in Vain by Joy DeCoursey-PorterVoicing: SATB  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 1:02  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Graduation, Lent, Memorial Services  Descriptive Terms: Benediction, Hope, Love, Quasi-spiritual, Short  First Performance: Jun 02, 2019: Cascadian Chorale, Gary Cannon, Bellevue, Washington Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 69/1021~2019-Q4)
In this short Life by Keane SouthardVoicing: SATB  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 5:00  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Memorial Services  Descriptive Terms: Contemplative, Meditative, Philosophical, Transcendental  First Performance: Sep 15, 2018: The Capital Hearings, Mike Rowan, First Congregational Church, UCC, Washington, DC, USA. Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 230/925~2019-Q1)
It’s All I Have by Christopher RustVoicing: SAB  Accompaniment: Piano  Performance Length: 2:40  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Descriptive Terms: Lyrical, Easy, Junior High/High School  First Performance: November 28, 2020 : Sunset High School Virtual Choir, Christopher Rust, Virtual Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 1083/1515~2021-Q1)
Look back on time with kindly eyes by Joseph GregorioVoicing: SSSAAATTTBBB  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 5:00  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Descriptive Terms: Sun, Light, Sunset, Reflection, Secular  First Performance: November 20, 2011 : Choral Chameleon, Conductor Vince Peterson, John Street United Methodist Church, New York, NY Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 1005/1524~2021-Q2)
Though the great Waters sleep by Isaac LovdahlVoicing: SATB  Accompaniment: Piano  Performance Length: 5:50  Alternative Notation: Brief sections of aleatory on 1-2 repeated notes  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: N/A  Descriptive Terms: Reflection, Questioning, Uncertainty, Hopefulness  First Performance: November 19, 2021 : Yale Glee Club, Nate Widelitz (assistant conductor); Jeffrey Douma (conductor), Woolsey Hall, Yale University Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 1206/1591~2021-Q4)
We Learned the Whole of Love by Laurie Betts HughesVoicing: SATB  Accompaniment: Piano  Performance Length: 3:35  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Anniversary, Spring, Valentine’s Day  Descriptive Terms: Anniversary, Death, Love, Marriage, Relationships  First Performance: Aug 15, 1994: Interlochen Arts Camp ad hoc ensemble, Interlochen Arts Camp, Interlochen, MI Text Setting Composer’s Notes Source for Scores (P:E 577/637~2017-Q2)
Wild Nights by Karen P. ThomasVoicing: SSAA  Accompaniment: Unaccompanied  Performance Length: 6:30  Notation: Standard  Text Source: Emily Dickinson  Language: English  Seasonal/Liturgical Uses: Weddings, Valentine’s Day  Descriptive Terms: Heart, Love, Night, Passion, Sea  First Performance: Feb 02, 2013: Chroma of Seattle Pro Musica, Karen P. Thomas, Richmond Beach Congregational Church, Shoreline, WA Text Setting Source for Scores (P:E 242/294~2015-Q2)
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