Settings of English and Latin sacred texts for upper or men's voices only

UPPER OR LOWER VOICES

Absalon fili mi (2015)
upper voices ed.

King David laments the loss of his son Absalom

SSAATT or SSSAAA
Performances: Contrapunctus Early Music. Venues: St John the Evangelist Cathedral Cleveland OH.
World premiere: Contrapunctus Early Music, dir David Acres. Concert, St John the Evangelist Cathedral Cleveland OH. Apr 15th 2016.
This recording: As above.

Score: Full choir edition  published by Chichester Music Press.

Visit this place, O Lord (2017)
upper voices ed.

A prayer from the service of Compline

SSA or SAA with divisi and organ
Performances: The King's Counterpoint. Venues: various in Charleston SC.
World premiere: The King's Counterpoint, dir David Acres. Sunday eucharist, Old St Andrew's Church Charleston SC. Sep 17th 2017. 
This recording: The King's Counterpoint, dir David Acres. Concert, Bethel United Methodist Church Charleston SC. Sep 2017.

O tu sauvissima virga (2017)
upper voices ed.

Hildegard of Bingen - Respond of the Virgin Mary

SSAA with divisi
Performances: Contrapunctus Early Music. Venues: St John the Evangelist Cathedral Cleveland OH.
World premiere: Contrapunctus Early Music, dir David Acres. Concert, St John the Evangelist Cathedral Cleveland OH. Mar 2nd 2018.
This recording: Voices of Prague.

Justorum animae (2017)
upper voices ed.

The souls of the righteous

SSAA
Performances: The Amuse Singers. Venues: St John the Divine Cathedral New York Post-evensong music in the Great Choir, and elsewhere.
World premiere: The Amuse Singers, dir Colin Britt. Concert, Rutgers Presbyterian Church, West 73rd Street just west of Broadway, New York City. Oct 18th 2017.
This recording: Voices of Prague.

St Thomas Service - Magnificat (2019)

My soul doth magnify the Lord

Upper voices or sung an octave lower by men's voices
Performances: Various
Venues: St Thomas Episcopal Church Battle Creek MI, St Michael & All Angels Mt Dinham Exeter.
World premiere (lower voices ed): Choir of St Thomas Episcopal Church Battle Creek MI, dir and organist Dr Stephen White. Evensong, St Thomas Episcopal Church Battle Creek MI. Mar 2nd 2014.
This recording (upper voices ed): Choir of St Michael & All Angels Mt Dinham Exeter, dir Natasha Goldsworth, organist Matthew Clark. Evensong, St Michael & All Angels Mt Dinham Exeter. Oct 4th, 2020.

St Thomas Service - Nunc dimittis (2019)

Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace

Upper voices or sung an octave lower by men's voices
Performances: Various
Venues: St Thomas Episcopal Church Battle Creek MI, St Michael & All Angels Mt Dinham Exeter.
World premiere (lower voices ed): Choir of St Thomas Episcopal Church Battle Creek MI, dir and organist Dr Stephen White. Evensong, St Thomas Episcopal Church Battle Creek MI. Mar 2nd 2014.
This recording (upper voices ed): Choir of St Michael & All Angels Mt Dinham Exeter, dir Natasha Goldsworth, organist Matthew Clark. Evensong, St Michael & All Angels Mt Dinham Exeter. Oct 4th, 2020.

 

GRAHAM KEITCH COMPOSER OF SACRED CHORAL MUSIC

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