Prelude to Peace

SATB/piano Poetry by Sara Teasdale: “When I think of you, I am at reset. My thoughts seek you as waves that seek the shore. Lover of beauty, knightliest and best; when I think of you, I am at rest.” Publisher: Colla Voce 1091

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Pasture, The

SATB/piano or SATB/orchestra (parts available from publisher); poetry of Robert Frost; one of Randall’s five most popular works; at its core, this is a work about a relationship – that no matter how small or large a task, it is more meaningful when the two people are there together.  Performed by St. Olaf choir on […]

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Noche Serena (Night Serene)

SAATB/unaccompanied Poetry by Spanish poet Fran Luis de León; premiered at the 2012 Texas Music Educators Convention; commissioned by Allen High School (Texas). Publisher: Alliance 0881

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My Flight For Heaven

Two versions: 1) SATB/oboe/piano 2) SSAA/oboe/piano (audio file above) Commissioned by Nova Voce Poetry by Robert Herrick: “Charm me asleep and melt me so. With thy decious numbers, That being ravished, Hence, I go. Away in easy slumbers” Publisher: Alliance (AMP 0957) Treble version; (AMP 0956) mixed version

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Omnia Sol

Two voicings: 1) SATB/piano 2) SSA/piano Optional brass/perc. Accompaniment Macaronic text (English/Latin mix); Latin text: “From Carmina Burana; The sun warms everything, Even when I am away.” Performed on at least 8 all-states; performed by over 2000 schools in the United States. Publisher: Heritage 15/2134H

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Let Us Go into the House of the Lord

SATB/organ Randall wrote this work for his parents as a parting gift, three months before both of them passed, four days apart:  “I was glad when they said unto me, let us go into the house of the Lord.” Free audio download as part of the album, “Let Us Go into the House of the Lord” (“Recording” […]

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Lamentaciones de Jeremias

This epic mixed chorus work is offered with three different accompaniment options:  piano, wind ensemble, or orchestra (parts available from publisher); one of Randall’s five most performed works;  premiered on the Texas Choral Directors summer convention; performed by Hispalensis Ensemble (Madrid), San Francisco State University, Sbor KOS Litomysl CZ,  Aestas Vocis, Liturgikon Vocal Ensemble, etc. Publisher: Alliance […]

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Inscription of Hope

1) SATB / piano (or flute, oboe and strings) 2) Three-part mixed / piano 3) SSA / piano 4) TBB / piano 5) SA / piano Holocaust 1943 text: “I believe in the sun, even when it is not shining, and I believe in love, even when there’s no one there. And I believe in […]

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I Carry Your Heart With Me

SATB/piano and solo violin (or flugelhorn); text by e.e. cummings; Commissioned and premiered by Haltom High School (Texas) on the Texas Music Educators Convention, Amy Allison, conductor “i carry your heart with me (I carry it in my heart) i am never without it (anywhere I go, you go…)” Publisher: Alliance 0726  

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I Am Not Yours

SATBB/unaccompanied; Sara Teasdale, poet;  this has fast become one of Randall’s most performed works; recordings by Corale Zumellese (Mel, Italy),  Vox Co. (Vancouver), University of Miami (Jo-Michael Scheme, conducting), Syracuse University, Blue Lake International Choir, Calgary (Canada) University, etc. Publisher: Walton Music WJMS1041

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