Scores

published scores

Choral music

A cappella chorusSATB

Medieval Scottish Triptych (1967)

| RSS 902 | Typeset | 20 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 9’ | £9.00 or hire from SMC |

  1. Qwhen Alexander our Kynge was Dede (Text Anon.)
  2. Wallace’s Lament for the Graham (Text: Henry the Minstrel c.1490)
  3. Fredome (Text: John Barbour, 1316-1395)

Canticle to the Sun (1955)

| RSS 903 | Typeset | 7 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 3’ | £4.50 | or hire from SMC |

Text: St Francis of Assisi, freely trans. Ronald Stevenson

Anns and Airdhe, as an Doimhne (In the Heights, From the Depths) (1968)

| RSS 904 | Grade (m) | Duration 12’ | in preparation |

Texts: Sorley MacLean

  1. Ceann Loch Aineart (Allegro)
  2. Calbharaigh (Moderato con moto – Andante)
  3. Loinmhoireached anns na speuran (Adagio)

Amhran Taladh (Day is Düne) (1968)

| RSS 905 | Typeset | 4 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 1’ | £3.50 |

Text: Gaelic poem by Findlay McNeill from the Scots of William Soutar

Four Peace Motets (1967)

| RSS 906 | Typeset |16  pages | Grade (m) | Duration 6/7’ | £8.00 or hire from SMC |

Texts: Bible

  1. Thou shalt not kill
  2. Put up again thy sword
  3. They shall beat their swords into ploughshares
  4. The Seventh Beatitude

Choral Recitative and Psalm 23 (1990–92)

| RSS 907 | Typeset | 30 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 15’ | £8.50 or hire from SMC |

Text: Gospel of St John (1 v1–5) in the Scots version by W L Lorimer

Psalm 23 in the Scots version by Alexander Montgomerie

Musings by the Lyne Water (1975)

| RSS 908 | Typeset | 8 pages | Grade (e) | Duration 2’ | £4.50 or hire from SMC |

Text: Robert Sanderson

Speak to Us of Children (1990)

| RSS 909 | Typeset | 2 pages | Grade (e) | Duration 1½’ | £2.50 or hire from SMC |

Text: Kahlil Gibran

Three Carols

| RSS 910 | Typeset | 11 pages | Grade (e–m) | Duration 1+3+1’ | £5.20 |

  1. So she laid him in a manger (Text: J. H. Watson)
  2. Villanelle do Noël (Text: Tom Scott)
  3. Christ child’s Carol: Talàdh Chrìosda (Text Ranald Rankin tr. Stevenson)

A cappella chorusSA

Canticle to the Sun (1955)

| RSS 911 | Typeset | 2 pages | Grade (e) | Duration 3’ | £2.50 or hire from SMC |

Text: St Francis of Assisi, freely trans. Ronald Stevenson

A cappella chorusSSAA/TTBB/SATB

Twelve Part Motet: In Memoriam Robert Carver (1987)

| RSS 912 | Manuscript | 48 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 25’ | £10.00 or hire from SMC |

Text: J. Reid Baxter)

a capella (preferred) or with organ

SSAA choruswith harp or piano

No Coward Soul is Mine (1966)

| RSS 913 | Typeset | 8 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 4½’ | £4.50 or hire from SMC |

Text Emily Brontë

SATB with lute (or harpsichord or piano)

Ballatis of Luve (1972)

| RSS 931 | Typeset | 23 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 25’ | £9.00 or hire from SMC |

Texts: Alexander Scott (c.1515–1583)

  1. It cumis you luvaris to be laill
  2. Luve preysis but comparisone
  3. Lo, quhat it is to lufe!
  4. In June the jem of joy and geme
  5. Fra raige of youth the rink has rune

Children’s choir

Three Unison Songs for Schools (1965)

| RSS 935 | Typeset | 10 pages | Grade (e) | Duration 4’ | £5.00 or hire from SMC |

Text: William Soutar

  1. To the Future
  2. The Buckie Braes
  3. Day is Düne