Robert A. Harris, Ph.D                                        Conductor/Composer                   
                                    Specializing in the Choral Art
                 
 

Compositions

TITLE

 

DESCRIPTION

PUBLISHER

EXCERPT

 

 

 

 

 

 A COLLECT FOR PEACE  (1972)

 

For mixed chorus and brass [2 horns; 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, tuba]

 

 

NCP

 

 

ALLELUIA! SING A NEW SONG  (2000)

 

 

For unison voices and piano or organ

 

NCP

 

 

ARISE, SHINE OUT  (1987)

 

 

Hymn tune ["Blackwell"] for unison voices and organ

 

 

OUP

 

 

AS ONE (2000)

 

 

For four-part treble chorus and piano

 

NCP

 

 

 BEHOLD! I BUILD AN HOUSE  (1992)

 

 

For mixed chorus and organ 

 

NCP

 

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BEHOLD, MY SERVIANT WHOM I UPHOLD (1992)

 

 

For mixed chorus, brass quartet and organ

 

 

OUP

 

 

 BENEDICTION  (1974)

 

 

For SATB and optional keyboard

 

B&H

 

 

BENEDICTUS  (1968; revised 1981)

 

 

For SSAA unaccompanied

 

NCP

 

 

BREAD OF THE WORLD  (1981)

 

 

Communion anthem for SATB, soprano solo, and organ 

 

 

MFS

 

 

CANTICLE: THE HUNGRY ANGELS (1978) 

 

 

For mixed chorus and organ (or piano)

 

 

MFS

 

 

CANTICLE: THE HUNGRY ANGELS (1978)

 

 

For SSAA and organ (or piano)

 

MFS

 

 

COMMUNION SERVICE: "MASS IN HONOR OF ABSALOM JONES"

 (1974) 

 

 

For unison voices and organ

 

NCP

 

 

 ETERNAL LIGHT, SHINE IN OUR HEARTS (2005)

 

 

For mixed chorus and organ or piano

 

 

NCP

 

 

FOR THE BEAUTY OF THE EARTH (1963)

 

 

For mixed chorus and organ

B&H

 

 

FOUR SPIRITUAL SETTINGS (1986-1993)

  1.    There's A Little Wheel A Turnin' In My Heart (1993)

  2.    Li'l Boy, How Old Are You? (1986)

  3.    This Little Light of Mine (1993)  

  4.    Little David, Play on Your Harp (1993)

 

 

For two treble voices and piano

 

B&H

 

 

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GIFT OF LOVE (2002)

 

 

 

For two-part treble chorus, oboe and piano

 

AMP

 

 

GLORIA (2006)

  I.   Gloria in excelsis Deo

  II    Laudamus Te 

  III.  Domine Deus

  IV.  Qui tollis

  V.   Quoniam tu solus Sanctus            

 

 

For mixed chorus, soprano, and orchestra

 

NCP

 

 

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GLORY TO GOD (1963)

 

 

Motet for mixed voices, unaccompanied

 

 

MFS

 

 

 GO DOWN, MOSES (1984)

 

 

Arrangement for mixed chorus and soprano solo, unaccompanied 

 

 

OUP

 

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GO, MAKE OF ALL DISCIPLES (1988)

 

 

Festival anthem hymn for SATB, soprano solo organ and brass quintet

 

 

NCP

 

 

 I LOVE THY KINGDOM, LORD (1983)

 

 

For mixed chorus, soprano and tenor soli, unaccompanied

 

 

NCP

 

 

I'M THE SAME AS YOU (2000)

 

 

For three-part treble choir and piano 

 

NCP

 

 

INTREAT ME NOT TO LEAVE THEE (1962)

 

 

Motet for SATB

 

NCP

 

 

JUBILATE DEO [Psalm 100] (2003)

 

 

For treble choir and piano

 

NCP

 

 

KYRIE AND GLORIA (1964)

 

 

For mixed chorus, unaccompanied

 

NCP

 

 

LET US BREAK BREAD TOGETHER (1967)

 

 

Arranged for SSAA and soprano solo 

 

 

NCP

 

 

LIFE HAS LOVELINESS TO SELL (2001) 

 

 

For treble choir and piano

 

 

AMP

 

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LOVE CAME DOWN AT CHRISTMAS (1980)

 

 

For SATB, soprano solo, unaccompanied

 

WMC

 

 

 MAGNIFICAT AN NUNC DIMITTIS (2002)

 

 

For mixed chorus, mezzo-soprano and organ

 

NCP

 

 

MAY THE GRACE OF CHRIST, OUR SAVIOR (1960)

 

 

Motet for SATB

 

B&H

 

 

MAY THE LORD BE WITH YOU (May the Road Rise to Meet You) (Rev. 2007)

 

 

Short anthem for SATB

 

MST

 

 

MILLENIUMS' CHILDREN (2001)

 

 

For SSAA and chamber orchestra

 

NCP

 

 

 MISSA BREVIS (1963)

 

 

For mixed chorus, unaccompanied

 

NCP

 

 

MUSIC FOR SIGHTSINGING (1977)

 

 

15 two, three, and four part exercises  [SA, SSA, TB, TBB, SATB] unaccompanied

 

 

MFS

 

 

NOW THEREFORE PRAISE THE LORD (1986) 

 

 

Festival anthem for mixed chorus, organ, and optional brass quintet [2 trumpets, horn, 2 trombones]

 

 

NCP

 

 

 O COME, LET US SING UNTO THE LORD (1969)

 

 

For mixed chorus and organ

 

B&H

 

 

 O GRACIOUS GOD (2000) 

 

 

For SATB and organ

 

 

NCP

 

 

 O LAMB OF GOD (1980)

 

 

For SSAATTBB, unaccompanied

 

NCP

 

 

 O PERFECT LOVE (1960)  

 

 

Motet for SATB

 

NCP

 

 

OH, HOW CAN I KEEP FROM SINGING? (1986) 

 

For SATB, unaccompanied

 

OUP

 

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OH, HOW CAN I KEEP FROM SINGING? (1988) 

 

 

Adapted for TTBB, unaccompanied

 

OUP

 

 

PASSAGE FROM THE MASS (1997)

 

 

For SSAA, unaccompanied

 

WMC

 

 

PRAYER OF ST. FRANCIS (1994)

 

 

For mixed chorus and piano

 

NCP

 

 

PSALM 25 (1987)  In: "Service Music for the Mass"  (Vol. 1) 

 

 

For Cantor, choir and organ

 

JSP

 

 

PSALM 47  (1961)

 

 

For SSA and flute, clarinet, violin, viola, and cello 

 

NCP

 

 

REJOICE YE PURE IN HEART (1963; revised 1987)

  

 

For mixed chorus, unaccompanied 

 

OUP

 

 

REQUIEM: A CANTICLE OF IMMORTALITY (1971)

 

 

For mixed chorus, chamber choir, soprano and baritone soli, and orchestra


 

NCP

 

 

RISE UP, MY LOVE, MY FAIR ONE (1988)

 

 

For mixed chorus and piano

 

NCP

 

 

SANCTUS (1981)

 

 

English setting for SATB with piano or organ [Unison setting also available]

 

 

NCP

 

 

SET ME AS A SEAL UPON THY HEART (1988)

  

 

For mixed chorus and piano

 

KJOS

 

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SING A SONG OF CHRISTMAS (1980)

 

 

For SATB, unaccompanied

 

NCP

 

 

 SUNNY BANK  ["ON CHRISTMAS DAY"] (1981)

 

 

For mixed chorus, unaccompanied

 

NCP

 

 

 

 

TE DEUM (1962)

 

 

For TTBB and brass quintet [2 trumpets horn, trombone, tuba]

 

 

NCP

 

 

TE DEUM (1989)

 

 

For mixed chorus, organ, and brass  quartet [2 trumpets, 2 trombones]

 

 

NCP

 

 

THE EYES OF ALL WAIT UPON THEE (2001)


 

For SATB, unaccompanied

 

NCP

 

 

THE LAMB (1985) 

 

For SSAA, unaccompanied

 

OUP

 

 

 

THE LORD'S PRAYER (1966)

 

For SATB and organ

 

NCP

 

 

 

THE SILVER SWAN (1969; revised 1981) 

 

 

For SATB and organ

 

AMP

 

 

THREE CHILDREN'S PRAYERS (1959) (revised 1981)

 

 

For SSA, unaccompanied 

 

B&H

 

 

 THINK ON THESE THINGS (1994) 

 

 

For two-part treble chorus and piano

 

B&H

 

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TWO ELIZABETHAN LYRICS (1990)

  1. The Passionate Shepherd to His Love

  2. The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd

 

 

For mixed chorus and orchestra or piano

 

OUP

 

 

TWO INTROITS FOR PALM SUNDAY AND EASTERTIDE

 

 

For SATB, optional keyboard 

 

NCP

 

 

TWO PSALM SETTINGS  [Psalms 23 and 25 (1987)         In "Service Music for the Mass"  (Vol. 2)

 

 

For Cantor, choir, and organ

 

JSP

 

 

WHAT PASSION CANNOT MUSIC RAISE OR QUELL! (1995) 

 

 

For three-part treble chorus and piano

 

WMC

 

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WHAT SWEETER MUSIC? (1980) 

 

 

For mixed chorus, unaccompanied

 

NCP

 

 
YOU  WILL DRAW WATER JOYFULLY (1987) [Isaiah
 12]  In: "Service Music for the Mass"  (Vol. 2)

 

 

 

For Cantor, choir, and organ

 

JSP

 

 

*Publishers Key:   AMP     Alliance Music Publications, Inc.

                               B&H      Boosey and Hawkes

                               CF        Carl Fisher Inc

                               JSP       J.S. Paluch Co., Inc.

                               KJO      KJOS Music Company

       MFS     Mark Foster (Shawnee)

       MST     MorningStar Music Publishers

                               NCP     Not commercially published; contact the composer       

                               OUP     Oxford University Press                                                          

                               WMC    Walton Music Corp