Inspired by the tolling of a bell to end meditation, this anthem asks the choir to reverse the process, to "untoll" the bell so that meditation may continue. A tour de force for the choir. This anthem would be appropriate for a sermon about meditation. SATB, piano, bell in A. Level of difficulty: High. Duration: 3 min.
About taking on challenges alone or together. My first anthem, written in 1962 with a text adapted from a reading by Kenneth Patton. SATB, piano. Level of difficulty: easy. Duration: 3:15.
Rejecting tales of woe and doom, but not before telling them. SATB, piano. Level of difficulty: Moderate. Duration: 5 min.
Written about two weeks after the event to music that was first written down a few hours before the event. Although some of my views have changed since then I have not altered the original words. SATB w. piano. Level of difficulty: Moderate. Duration: 4:40