Morten Lauridsen
Morten Lauridsen

Works

 

 

 

Morten Lauridsen's compositions are published in the United States and abroad by Peermusic Classical, based in New York and Hamburg. These works are distributed by the Hal Leonard Corporation. (link).

In the United Kingdom, his compositions are published by Faber Music. (link)

Mid-Winter Songs (chorus/piano version), Psalm 29, O Love Be Fed By Apples While Ye May, Four Madrigals on Renaissance Texts and Lament for Pasiphaë are published by Opus Music Publishers (link)

Sonata for Trumpet and Piano is published by LeDuc in Paris. (link)




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Dirait-on from Les Chansons de la Rose (excerpt)
Composed by Morten Lauridsen
Poem by Rainer Maria Rilke
Performed by The Singers on Mid-Winter Songs


All compositions published by Peermusic Classical unless noted otherwise.



A Backyard Universe (Witt)
Tenor and Piano
 
Agnus Dei (from Lux Aeterna)
SATB Chorus and Organ
 
Ave Maria
SATB Chorus a cappella
 
Ave Dulcissima Maria
TTBB Chorus a cappella
 
Be Still, My Soul, Be Still (Housman)
High Voice, Clarinet, Cello and Piano
 
Canticle/O Vos Omnes (antiphon)
Women’s Voices, Chimes and Clarinet
Clarinet Solo
   
Les Chansons des Roses (Rilke)
SATB Chorus a cappella and Piano
  SATB Chorus and Piano
 
Chanson Éloignée (Rilke)
SATB Chorus a cappella
 
Contre Qui, Rose? (Rilke)
Concert Band
  String Quartet
  SATB Chorus a cappella
   
Cuatro Canciones (Lorca)
High Voice, Clarinet, Cello and Piano
 
Dirait-on (Rilke)
SATB Chorus and Piano
TTBB or SSAA Chorus and Piano
High or Medium Voice and Piano
Mixed Duet (High or Medium Voices) and Piano
High Voice and Guitar
  Guitar Ensemble
 
Fanfare
Brass Sextet
   
Four Madrigals on Renaissance Texts (Carew and Johnson)
Chorus, Flute, Bassoon, Violin, Cello and Tambourine.
   
I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes
SATB Chorus a cappella
   
Lament for Pasiphaë
on Poems by Robert Graves
SATB Chorus a cappella
 
Lux Aeterna
SATB Chorus and Chamber Orchestra
or Organ
 (orchestral parts available on rental)
 
Madrigali: Six “Firesongs”
on Italian Renaissance Poems
SATB Chorus a cappella
 
Mid-Winter Songs
on Poems by Robert Graves
SATB Chorus and Piano
  SATB Chorus and Orchestra
 
Nocturnes (Rilke, Neruda, Agee)
SATB Chorus and Piano
 
O Come, Let Us Sing
Unto the Lord
SATB Chorus and Organ, Brass Quintet or Piano
 
O Love Be Fed With Apples While Ye May
(Robert Graves)
Chorus and Piano
   
O Magnum Mysterium
SATB or TTBB Chorus a cappella
Medium Voice and Piano or Organ
Brass Ensemble
  String Orchestra
  Concert Band
   
O Nata Lux (from Lux Aeterna)
SATB Chorus a cappella
 
Prayer (Gioia)
SATB Chorus and Piano
   
Prayer (Gioia, from Two Songs
on American Poems)
Baritone and Piano
 
Psalm 29
Chorus and Piano
   
Sonata
Trumpet and Piano
   
Sure On This Shining Night (Agee, from Nocturnes)
SATB Chorus and Piano
TTBB Chorus and Piano
Medium Voice and Piano
Mixed Duet (Medium Voices) and Piano
Sure On This Shining Night (Agee, from Two Songs
on American Poems)
Baritone and Piano
 
Ubi Caritas et Amor
SATB Chorus a cappella
 
Variations
Piano
   
Where Have the Actors Gone (Lauridsen)
Voice and Piano
SATB Chorus and Piano
Jazz Chorus a cappella
 
A Winter Come (Moss)
Medium Voice and Piano