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Jesus, our Saviour, a light shining in a dark place until the day dawns, and the Morning Star rises in your hearts!-2nd Letter of Peter ch 1 v.19
Longtail at Sunrise painted by Frances Newell

< 2020 Releases from Sheet Music Press- my CARILLON DUET arrangements of Beethoven's Symphony No.7, Movements 2 and 3, Allegretto and Scherzo; and CARILLON SOLO arrangements of Aaron Copland's "Rodeo"Click to order
Symphony 7 Allegretto
Symphony 7 Scherzo
Buckaroo Holiday
Corral Nocturne
Saturday Night Waltz
Hoe Down
Coming in 2021_My HANDBELL CHOIR arrangements of Beethoven's Symphony No.7, Movements 2 and 3, Allegretto and Scherzo, will be published by From The Top Music.
Coming summer 2020-My TOWER BELL arrangements of Berlioz' Summer Nights, Villanelle and Spectre de la Rose will be published by the Guild of Carillonneurs in North America.


PUBLISHED ORIGINAL COMPOSITIONS

Carillon Duet, Passion, winner Carillon Composition Competition, Perpignon, France, Published by ACME, 2016.

Mountain Flight for Peace, carillon composition honoring World War I pilots. Published by ACME 2016


"Soul's Believing"
, an original oratorio for orchestra, SATB choir and soloists, guitar and handbells,

Published by Fenwick Parva Press, 2011.

1. Glory To God ____________________ Play MP3

2. The Father's Altar_________________ Play MP3

3. In Thy Sight _____________________ Play MP3

4. Sing To The Lord__________________ Play MP3

5. Credo___________________________ Play MP3

6. In My Father's House_______________ Play MP3

7. In Thy Footsteps___________________ Play MP3

8. Evening Light______________________ Play MP3

9. God of Love________________________ Play MP3

10. The Choice________________________ Play MP3

11. Pie Jesu___________________________ Play MP3

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13. Dona Nobis Pacem (original melody by FTN) Play MP3

14. Dawn_______________________________ Play MP3

15. He Is Risen!__________________________ Play MP3

16. Every Tear____________________________ Play MP3

17. Let Us Go Forth in Christ - 4-Part Round - sung by Choir and congregation

18. Alleluia - 4-Part Round sung by choir and audience

HANDBELLS: ORIGINAL COMPOSITIONS AND ARRANGEMENTS OF CLASSICAL WORKS

" published by From The Top Publishing, summer 2018- arrangement of Beethoven's pastoral Symphony No. 6, final movement, for 3-5 octaves handbells and 3 octaves optional chimes. Performed in opening concert at NATIONAL SEMINAR of Handbell Musicians of America, JULY 2019, St. Louis, MO. Play MP3

"Walk To The Light"For 3-5 octave handbell choir with optional chimes, for bells and movement!

**African drum rhythms combine with wide variety of sounds. 2018 adapted for carillon duet at Australian national Carillon, Canberra.

published by Above The Line Publishing, Sept. 2013 release.______ Play MP3

"This Is My Father's World", for SATB choir or vocal soloists and English handbells with optional chimes.

**An exciting blend of original melodies in counterpoint with medley of international hymn tunes.

Distributed by JW Pepper Inc.,2013_______________________________Play MP3

"Ring Out, Wild Bells!", for singers and 3-5 octave handbell choir,

*Published by Above The Line Publishing, ATL Publishing, 2012.___ Play MP3

"Serenade" for handbells, chimes, and bell tree trio,

*Published by Above The Line Publishing, ATL Publishing, 2012.___ Play MP3

"The Father's Sharing", From The Top Music, 2009._____________ Play MP3

"The Father's Sharing" for Handbells and vocal choir. ___________ Play MP3

CARILLON, ORIGINAL COMPOSITIONS

 

"Passion, Carillon Duet, winner of Carillon Composition Competition, Perpignon, France, Published by ACME 2016.MOUNTAIN FLIGHT FOR PEACE-Published by ACME 2016-commemoration of World War I pilots

Journey of the Monarch Butterfly", for carillon,

*Performed by John Gouwens, GCNA Congress, Clemson, S.C., 2012___ Play MP3

*Published by The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America, 2012.

"Sunset Swing!", for carillon, _______________________________ Play MP3

*Performed by Lee Cobb, Church of The Ascension, Clearwater, Florida, 2012.

*Published by The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America, 2011.

"Candle in the Darkness", for carillon, Fenwick Parva Press, 2010.__ Play MP3

"Awakening", for carillon, Fenwick Parva Press, 2010.

"He That Believeth" for carillon and SATB choir, Fenwick Parva Press, 2011.

CARILLON ARRANGEMENTS

2019- ACME published my arrangements of the Mozart Alleluia and "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day"(Calkin/Longfellow).

2018- published by ACME- Bach-Bouree II, from English Suite No.2, Bach-"Air on a G-String", from Orchestral Suite No. 3, performed by Sue Bergren at Guild of Carillonneurs in North America Congress.__________Play MP3

4 new carillon arrangements of American folk songs made famous by Peter, Paul, and Mary
Blowin' in the Wind, by Bob Dylan___________
Play MP3

Where Have all the Flowers Gone? by Pete Seeger
If I Had a Hammer, by Pete Seeger
Puff, the Magic Dragon, by Peter Yarrow.
Beethoven Pastoral Symphony #6, final movement, published by American Carillon Music Editions, 2015.Performed by Frances Newell in Moonlight Concert, Clearwater, Florida, 2017.

Schubert, "Ave Maria", duet, published by American Carillon Music Editions, 2015.

Schumann, "Mondnacht", published by Guild of Carillonneurs in North America, 2015.Performed 2015 GCNA Congress, Springfield, MO, by Carlo Van Ulft

Satie, 3 Gnossiennes, published by Guild of Carillonneurs in North America, 2015.Performed 2015 GCNA Congress by Carlo Van Ulft

Gershwin, Medley from Porgy and Bess, to be published by Guild of Carillonneurs in North America, 2016.

"Three Folk Dances of Nepal", traditional folk melodies from Nepal arranged for carillon by Frances Newell.

Sitar style on the carillon! published by The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America, June, 2013.

**1. Tihar Festival, performed by John Bordley, Univ. of the South, Sewanee, Tenn._____ Play MP3

**2. Bada Dashain, performed by John Bordley, Univ. of the South, Sewanee, Tenn._____ Play MP3

**3. Shiva Ratri, performed by John Bordley, Univ. of the South, Sewanee, Tenn_____ Play MP3