SDG COMMISSIONS (alphabetically by composer)

Arasimowicz, George (USA, b. 1954)
Window Rock - Peter's Dawn

Ayres, Paul (UK, b. 1970)
Brethren

Bancks, Jacob (USA, b. 1982)
Lumen de Lumine (“Light from Light”)
Mass for All Saints

Bannister, Peter (UK, b. 1966)
Et Iterum venturus est ("And he shall come again")
Hermosura de Dios (“The Beauty of God”)
Psalm 96 
Quatre Psaumes
Spiritus divinae lucis gloriae

Beaser, Robert (USA, b. 1954)
Song of the Ascents

Bond, Victoria (USA, b. 1945)
How Lovely Is Your Dwelling

Bryars, Gavin (UK, b. 1943)
Psalm 141

Cooper, William David (USA, b. 1986)
Psalm 148

Dubugnon, Richard (France, b. 1968)
Psalm 10

Ešenvalds, Ēriks (Latvia, b. 1977)
Psalm 67

Grigorjeva, Galina (Ukraine, b. 1962)
Bless the Lord, o my soul

Harnly, Neal (USA, b. 1960)
The Lost Son

Kellogg, Daniel (USA, b. 1976)
Children of God
The Fiery Furnace
From Everlasting to Everlasting
O Greening Branch 
Preserve Me, O God

Kernis, Aaron Jay (USA, b. 1960)
Glorious Majesty

Lee III, James (USA, b. 1975)
Psalm 111

MacMillan, James (Scotland, b. 1959)
Alpha and Omega
St. Luke Passion
Since it was the day of Preparation...
    WORLD PREMIERE

Since it was the day of Preparation...
   
U.S. PREMIERE

Metcalf, John (UK, b. 1946)
Laudate

Moravec, Paul (USA, b. 1957)
I Will Fear No Evil

Panufnik, Roxanna (UK, b.1968)
Love Endureth

Rouse, Christopher (USA, b. 1949)
Requiem - WORLD PREMIERE
Requiem - NEW YORK PREMIERE

Sandström, Sven-David (Sweden, b. 1942)
God Be Merciful

Schoenfield, Paul (USA, b. 1947)
D'vorah

Sharafyan, Vache (Armenia, b. 1966)
Have Mercy on Me, O God

Shohat, Gil (Israel, b. 1973)
Songs of Bathsheba

Thomas, Augusta Read (USA, b. 1964)
Daylight Divine

Wyner, Yehudi (USA, b. 1929)
The Lord is close to the heartbroken

Commissioned Works

SDG commissions to date are listed below in chronological order, starting with the most recent premieres. If you would like information on performing any of these works or obtaining a perusal score, please contact SDG.

 

Galina Grigorjeva
Bless the Lord, o my soul

Mixed chorus (SATB), a cappella
DURATION: 7 minutes
TEXT: Psalm 103
A soulful a cappella work rooted in Byzantine tradition. Psalms Project Commission

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John Metcalf

John Metcalf
Laudate

Double mixed chorus (SSAATTBB), a cappella
DURATION: 6 minutes
TEXT: Psalm 150
A contemplative work of quiet reflection, set in Latin. Psalms Project Commission

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Peter Bannister
Quatre Psaumes

Voice (bass) and piano
DURATION: 18 minutes
TEXT: Based on selections from Psalms 27, 42, 139, 121
A cycle of Psalms in French (or English).

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Eriks Esenvalds

 

Ēriks Ešenvalds
Psalm 67

Mixed chorus (SATB) and tenor soloist, a cappella
DURATION: 6 minutes
TEXT: Psalm 67
Choral work with moments of hushed intimacy that contrast with great strength. Psalms Project Commission

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Roxanna Panufnik
Love Endureth

Double mixed chorus (SSAATTBB), a cappella
DURATION: 5 minutes
TEXT: Psalm 136(135)
Choral work with strong Jewish melodic influence from two fragments of Spanish Sephardic Jewish chants.Psalms Project commission

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