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Songs and Song Cycles

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Candle in the Night - congregational song for Christmas Eve; 2009

corro a Dio - soprano and piano; text Sonnet #22 from Sonnets for Michelangelo by Vittoria Colonna; 2011

Dreams Go Through Me - soprano, clarinet/bass clarinet, cello, and piano; text by Brönte, Buness and Byron; 12 minutes; 2009

Five Soliloquies - soprano, cello, piano; lyrics by Leanna Kirchoff, Jerry Seifert, Mark Rosenwinkel, Randy Latimer; 15 minutes; 2005   

Hymn of Dedication - 4-part hymn; lyrics by Daleen Hansen; 2007

If I Had Wings - medium voice and piano; texts by Josephine Preston Peabody, 13 minutes; 2015

Live - baritone, piano; lyrics by Joe Byers; 4 minutes; 2001

No Stars Tonight, But Echoes - soprano, baritone, viola, piano and metronome; text, My Grandmother's Love Letters by Hart Crane; 2010

Prayers of Saints - soprano, guitar; texts by St. John Chrysostom, St. Augustine, Catherine of Siena, Mother Theresa, Soren Kierkegaard, Christina Rossetti; 15 minutes; 1994 

Scrapbookers - a micro-opera for two sopranos; libretto and music by Leanna Kirchoff; 10 minutes; 2015 IN PROGRESS

What Old Men Say - baritone, piano; text by W.B. Yeats; 12 minutes; 2007