Works

Composition Datesort descending Title Instruments Video
1971 Music for a While for flute, oboe, and piano
1973 Sweet Was the Song for soprano and alto with bass clarinet, trombone, viola, 'cello, and contrabass
1973 My World and Welcome To It--Book I for contrabass alone
1973 Nuns Fret Not for soprano with flute, clarinet, trumpet, harp, vibraphone, viola, and contrabass
1973 The Bell Doth Tolle for bass, with oboe, trombone, viola, and vibraphone
1973 Agreeably of Love for soprano and piano
1973 The Foil for unaccompanied four part mixed chorus
1974 Adam Lay Ybounden for children's chorus, recorders, and piano
1974 Mary Sings for alto with alto flute, English horn, bass clarinet, viola, 'cello, and contrabass
1974 The Second, Part III (a hum..) for baritone with alto flute, clarinet, English horn, trombone, percussion (2), harp, viola, and contrabass
1974 The Shepherd for unison children's chorus, recorders, percussion, and piano
1974 Taller To-day for soprano with flute, oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, harp, vibraphone,
1975 A Christmas Prayer: hommage to T. Tertius Nobel for unaccompanied mixed chorus
1975 Thank God It's Friday for children's chorus, recorders, percussion, and piano
1975 Nowe Welcom, Somor for countertenor with flute, oboe, violin, 'cello, and harpsichord
1975 The Breaking for countertenor, tenor, and baritone, with oboe, trombone, viola, 'cello, and organ
1975 The Shepherds for soprano with piccolo, bass clarinet, trombone, viola, 'cello, and contrabass
1976 Carol for tenor with alto flute, bass clarinet, viola, 'cello, and contrabass
1976 Housekeeping Song for voice and guitar
1977 The Lesson for mezzo-soprano, three clarinets, piano, and crotales
1977 (with Lullaby and Take O Take Those Lips Away) Lullaby for voice and harp
1977 Tell Me Where Is Fancie Bred for voice and harp
1977 The Wuggly Ump for treble chorus with recorders, percussion, and piano
1977 Joseph's Suspicion for baritone with English horn, bass clarinet, trombone, viola, 'cello, and contrabass
1978 Alex (berceuse du chat) for violin, clarinet, and piano
1978 Bird Song for soprano with violin, clarinet, and contrabass (or 'cello)
1978 Hymn for soprano and tenor with flute, clarinet, oboe, trombone, viola, 'cello, and contrabass
1978 Take, O Take Those Lips Away
1978 J. S. Bach--Prelude and Fugue in D major (W.T.C. II) orchestration for three clarinets, marimba, violin, viola, 'cello
1979 when god lets my body be for unaccompanied mixed chorus
1980 Such Beauty As Hurts to Behold for voice and piano
1980 A Little Cowboy Music for violin, clarinet, contrabass, and piano
1980 Though the Night Is Gone (A Certain World, Book II) for baritone and piano
1980 The Bluejay's Lullaby for soprano, violin, clarinet, and contrabass (or 'cello)
1980 Prospero to Ariel
1981 Insomnia for voice and guitar
1981 A Little Cowboy Music Too for flute, clarinet, violin, 'cello, marimba, and piano
1981 The Shape of Time for voice and piano
1981 Like an Ever Rolling Stream for two clarinets and piano
1981 This Is Just to Say for voice and piano
1981 The Bricks for voice and piano
1981 Monotone for voice and piano
1981 Hannah for voice and piano
1981 Fish In the Unruffled Lakes for voice and piano
1982 The Owl and the Pussycat for soprano and piano
1982 Lana Turner Has Collapsed for men's chorus and piano
1982 Three Portraits by Virgil Thomson--orchestraiona for full orchestra
1982 The Boatswain and the Mate for voice with violin, clarinet, and piano
1982 Chorale for unaccompanied mixed chorus
1982 We're All Mad Here for voice and piano
1982 A True Account of Talking to the Sun at Fire Island for baritone with three clarinets, marimba, violin, viola, and 'cello
1982 The Owl and the Pussycat 2 for soprano with flute, clarinet, violin, 'cello, guitar, and marimba
1983 this round o of faithfulness or in sickness and in health for two clarinets
1983 A Part for two part treble chorus or soli, unaccompanied
1983 The Proof for four part unaccompanied chorus
1983 The Fear of Love
1983 Warble for flute, Eb clarinet, English horn, bassoon, trumpet, trombone, marimba, harp, two violas, 'cello, and contrabass
1983 July has ended... for voice and piano
1983 Mass (Wondrous Love) for four part unaccompanied mixed chorus
1983 Days and Nights Pass for mezzo-soprano and clarinet
1984 Truth and Error, Fire and Snow for voice and piano
1984 A Summer Night (A Certain World, Book I) for baritone and orchestra (flute, oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon
1984 The Unfamiliar Name for violin and piano
1984 Conversation for voice and piano
1984 The Repetitive Heart for viola alone or violin alone
1984 Stop the Light's Harsh Failing for voice and piano
1984 A Summer Night (A Certain World, Book I) for baritone and orchestra (flute, oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon
1984 Half of Life for bass clarinet, 'cello, and piano
1984 At Last Going for four part mixed choir, unaccompanied
1984 December, 1903 for voice and piano
1984 Paradoxes and Oxymorons for voice and piano
1984 A Variation on 'To Say To Go To Sleep' for voice and guitar
1985 Prelude: Imaginary Gardens for piano
1985 Jesus Loves Me 2 for organ
1985 Roses for Thornes for tenor with English horn and viola
1985 Where I Say Hours for clarinet and string quartet
1986 Open House for voice and piano
1986 Jesus Loves Me for small orchestra (piccolo, flute, oboe, two clarinets, two bassoons, trumpet, and strings)
1986 The Oxen for men's chorus and organ
1986 The Oxen for men's chorus and piano four hands
1986 The Little Frame for tenor and English horn
1986 Trying to Figure Out for unaccompanied men's chorus
1986 The Waking for voice and piano
1986 The Fountain for four part mixed choir, unaccompanied
1986 The Oxen for men's chorus and orchestra (piccolo, flute, two oboes, bassoon, two horns, harp, and strings)
1986 The Swan for voice and piano
1986 Long Live the Weeds for voice and piano
1986 Against Disaster for voice and piano
1986 Lonely for voice and piano
1986 The Bat for voice and piano
1987 Inglorious Fourth for mezzo-soprano and orchestra (piccolo, flute, oboe, English horn, two clarinets, two bassoons, two horns, trumpet, percussion (2), harp, and strings)
1987 Inglorious Fourth for mezzo-soprano and orchestra (piccolo, flute, oboe, English horn, two clarinets, two bassoons, two horns, trumpet, percussion (2), harp, and strings)
1987 I Have Found My Music for soprano, alto, (or treble choir), and organ
1987 Harvest Hymn for unison chorus and organ
1987 Church Music for unaccompanied mixed choir
1987 The Choirmaster's Burial for unaccompanied mixed choir
1988 Cythera for voice and piano
1988 A Night-Time River Road for voice and piano
1988 On Haystack Mountain for voice and piano
1988 In Eden for voice and piano
1988 On A Sunday Morning for voice and piano
1988 The Ghosts of James and Peirce in Harvard Yard for mezzo-soprano, clarinet, viola, and piano
1988 My Sex Experience With Randall Jarrell for voice and piano
1988 Evening News for voice and piano
1988 At Undresseing in the Evening for mixed choir and organ
1988 A Walk in the Woods for voice and piano
1988 Nativitie for unaccompanied mixed choir
1988 Time to Plant Tears for viola and 'cello
1989 Portraits and Prayers for two violins
1989 The Edinburgh Post Card Epic for clarinet and viola
1989 the meeting for unaccompanied mixed choir
1989 The Holly and the Ivy folksong Arrangment for mixed choir
1989 Blue Wine for narrator and piano
1990 Never Again Would Birds' Song Be the Same for flute alone
1990 Infant Holy, Infant Lowly folksong arrangement for three part treble choir
1990 The Day's Mail for flute, viola, and piano
1990 Autumn for voice and piano
1990 Everness for voice and piano
1990 Weather for mezzo-soprano, two clarinets, viola, and piano
1991 Colors for Anna a stage work for baritone, with flute, clarinet, horn, percussion, piano, violin, viola, and 'cello
1991 Renewed Day by Day for voice and piano
1992 Ordinary Heartaches for tenor and piano
1992 Trip to Bountiful for tenor and piano
1992 Cherries for tenor and piano
1992 A Man Lost by a River for tenor and piano
1992 House of Winter for two part treble choir and organ
1992 Snowflakes on the Pane for two part treble choir and harp
1992 The Disappointments of Childhood for tenor and piano
1992 Preces and Responses for four part mixed choir
1992 Dwelling in Buelah Land for small orchestra ( piccolo, flute, oboe, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, trumpet, strings)
1992 Soon for voice and piano
1992 Leap Child
1992 Feldeinsamkeit for two violins, viola, and two 'cellos
1992 Happy in the Same Way for violin and 'cello
1992 The Cup of Blessing for four part mixed choir
1992 No Bird for four part mixed choir
1992 Across for voice and piano
1992 Prayer To Be Recited After a Jacques Derida Lecture for tenor and piano
1992 Kings and Shepherds for two sopranos, tenor, oboe, horn, violin, and organ
1992 Love's Delicious Fire for four part mixed choir and organ
1993 All Pieces Have Their End for viola alone
1993 The Palm at the End of the Mind 2 for four part mixed choir and piano
1993 The Palm at the End of the Mind for men's choir and piano
1993 The Mockingbird 2 for violin, 'cello, and piano
1993 The Bird of Night 2 for violin, 'cello, and piano
1993 Two Prayers four part mixed choir, unaccompanied
1993 The Bear's Lullaby 2 for English Horn, Harp, and Strings
1993 The Bear's Lullaby for viola and piano Video
1993 Away in a Manger four part mixed choir and organ
1993 The Stones for four part mixed choir, unaccompanied