Away in a Manger

Away in a Manger (String Orchestra)

Away in a Manger (String Orchestra)

This year, as part of my composition studies at UNC-Greensboro, I had a class in orchestration and was tasked with arranging a piece for strings. I chose my SATB acapella setting of “Away in a Manger”. The piece got a reading from the excellent Gate City Camerata, and I was quite pleased with how the […]

Choral: Away in a Manger

Choral: Away in a Manger

This is a choral arrangement I did for our church a while back. We performed it again this year in our Christmas program, and Jenna recorded this video.¬†Like most live recordings it has a bit of background noise, but I suppose of all the pieces I’ve written, this one goes best with various interjections from […]

Friday Updates: The Sublime and the Ridiculous

Friday Updates: The Sublime and the Ridiculous

“It appears that this is the time of the week on which we usually see some News and Updates, is it not?” “Correct as usual, King Friday.” “Upon my soul, I believe the thirteenth of the month has fallen upon a Friday.” “Correct as usual, King Friday XIII… hey, wait…” Here’s all the latest, from […]