CROCKER MUSIC

Editions by Dean Crocker

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VOCAL MUSIC

Arensky, Anton (1861–1906)
Two Quartets, Op. 55 (ca. 1900)
  • Mixed quartet [or choir?](SATB) a cappella
Settings of two short Russian poems by Fet and by Lermontov. Includes German lyrics as well.
Published 1900, Jurgenson, Moscow.
Three Quartets, Op. 57 (ca. 1902)
  • Mixed quartet [or choir](SATB) and cello
Settings of three short Russian poems by Afanasy Fet. Includes German lyrics as well.
Published ca. 1902, Jurgenson, Moscow.
Barnby, J(oseph?) (1838–1896)
Voice of the Western Wind (1887)
  • Female chorus (SSA) with piano
Published as No. 29 in series The Coda: Supplementary Music for Public Schools
Copyright 1887, Ginn & Co.
Brahms, Johannes (1833–1897)
Three Sacred Choruses, Op. 37 (1859/1863)
This edition is now published by Mark Foster.
  • Female chorus (SSAA), two soloists, a cappella.
    1. O bone Jesu
    2. Adoramus te, Christe
    3. Regina coeli laetare
Previously published, 1865, J. Rieter-Biedermann (Leipzig & Winterthur)
Bullard, Frederick Field (1864–1904)
The Pigtail (1901)
  • Mixed chorus (SATB) with piano
Published as No. 12 in The Laurel Octavo, first series
Copyright 1901, C. C. Birchard & Company, Boston, Mass.
Costa, Sir Michael (1808–1884)
Damascus: Triumphal March from Naaman (1864)
  • Mixed chorus (SSATTB) with piano
Special Edition for the Sacred Harmonic Society published 1865, Addison and Lucas, London.
Published as No. 38 of The Standhope Edition
Copyright 1908, White-Smith Music Publishing Co., Boston—New York—Chicago.
Foster, Stephen Collins (1826–1864)
Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming
  • Vocal Quartet (SATB a cappella) [Could be performed by a choir]
Published, ca 1893, Wm. A. Pond & Co. (New York)
The Old Folks At Home
  • Mixed chorus (SATB) with piano
Published, 1904, Ginn & Co. (New York)
Josquin des Prez (ca. 1450–1521)
Absolon fili mi
  • Mixed chorus (SATB)
Modern performance edition based on a scholarly edition published in 1877 by Leo Liepmannssohn, Berlin, in Publikation älterer praktischer und theoretischer Music-Werke.
Lachner, Franz (1803–1890)
Psalm 133, Op. 91
  • Female chorus (SSAA)
Published in 1849 by B. Schott’s Sohnen (Mainz)
Psalm 134
  • Double mixed chorus (SATB/SATB)
First published, 1842, by J. P. Spehr (Braunschweig) in Mozart-Album (Erste Abtheilung), August Pott, ed.
Lacome, Paul (1838–1920)
Estudiantina (1881)
  • Mixed chorus (SATB) with piano
The tune is possibly best known as the long-standing Rheingold Beer jingle. Sadly, those lyrics are still under copyright (although they can be found online easily enough).
Published as No. 58 in the Octavo Choruses for Mixed Voices series
Copyright 1887, G. Schirmer (New York)
Miessner, W. Otto (1880–1967)
Our High School (1905)
  • Female chorus (SSA) with piano
Published as No. 4586 in the Octavo Choruses for Women’s Voices series
Copyright 1905, G. Schirmer (New York)
Moriacchi, Francesco (1784–1841)
Salve Regina
  • Mixed chorus (SATB)
First published, 1842, by J. P. Spehr (Braunschweig) in Mozart-Album (Erste Abtheilung), August Pott, ed.
Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da (1525–1594)
Sitivit anima mea
  • Mixed chorus (SATB) a cappella
The rarely seen Part 2 of Palestrina’s well-known motet Sicut cervus
Read, Daniel (1757–1836)
An Anthem (“Down steers the bass”)
  • Mixed chorus (SATB), a cappella
Previously published, 1786, by Daniel Read (New Haven) in The American Singing Book (second edition)
Rinck, Christian Heinrich (1770–1846)
Kyrie
  • Mixed chorus (SATB) and organ
First published, 1842, by J. P. Spehr (Braunschweig) in Mozart-Album (Erste Abtheilung), August Pott, ed.
Seyfried, Ignaz von (1776–1841)
Tantum ergo
  • Mixed chorus (SATB)
First published, 1842, by J. P. Spehr (Braunschweig) in Mozart-Album (Erste Abtheilung), August Pott, ed.
Stevens, R. J. S. (1757–1837)
Crabbed Age and Youth
  • Men’s chorus (TTBB)
Previously published, 1844, in The People’s Music Book, Vol. 3 by George Virtue (London) and in The British Minstel, and Musical and Literary Miscellany by William Hamilton (Glasgow), n.d.
Täglichsbeck, Thomas (1799–1867)
Five Choral Anthems (Fünf Chor-Gesänge), Op. 29
  • Mixed chorus (SATB), Soloists (SATB), Brass ensemble (2 hn, 2 tpt, 3 tbn, 1 tuba) or piano
Previously published, 1847 by Falter & Sohn (Munich)
Six Sacred Songs (6 geistliche Lieder), Op. 45
  • Mixed chorus (SATB), a cappella
Previously published, 1863 by Falter & Sohn (Munich)
Collection
Three Tennyson Songs
  1. J. Francis Barnett, The Sea-Fairies. [Women’s chorus and piano]
  2. Wm. G. Cusins, The Song of King Arthur‘s Knights. [Men’s chorus, a cappella]
  3. H. David Leslie, The Golden Year. [Mixed chorus, optional piano]
Previously published, 1880 by Harper & Brothers (New York)

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