Original works and arrangements for upper voices (SSA, unison and 2-part)


Armistice centenary. To help choirs to mark the centenary of the Armistice, settings and arrangements marked with this symbol are available as PDF files which may be printed and copied free of charge for performances during 2018 only.

Email info@appletreemusic.net to request files.

Crossing the bar

SSA and piano

A lyrical setting of Tennyson's farewell poem.
* Winner of the CIMVCF competition *.

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Dwell on the beauty

2-part upper voices and piano

A flexibly written secular anthem on an
inspiring quotation from Marcus Aurelius.

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From so simple a beginning

2-part upper voices and piano

A setting of the final few words from Darwin's masterwork The Origin of Species.

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Gather ye rosebuds

SSA a cappella

Robert Herrick's 17th century poem is here given a Latin American makeover.

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John Anderson my jo

2-part upper voices and piano

A simple, haunting, setting of the Robert Burns poem to an original melody in a folksong style.

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Longing: Bring back my bonnie

2-part upper voices and piano

A haunting setting taken from the cantata Dies Irae, where it is sung by the children's choir.

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Love's philosophy

SSA and piano

A romantic setting of Shelley's love poem which begins "The fountains mingle with the river".

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Meeting at night

Solo/unison voices and piano

A setting for solo or unison voices of a love poem by Robert Browning.

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My true love

SSA and piano

A gentle song with a simple, graceful melody. Its romantice flavour makes it ideal for weddings.

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No time to stand and stare

2-part upper voices and piano

An enchanting duet very useful for school or youth choirs.

Published by Tim Knight Music
Papir iz dokh vays (Paper is white)

2-part upper voices and piano

A 2-part arrangement of a traditional Yiddish folk-song: paper is white, ink is black.

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Sha, shtil (Hush, quiet)

SSA and piano

A traditional and unforgettable Yiddish folksong. English translation included.

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Silver

Solo/unison (with optional divisi) and piano

A setting of Walter de la Mare's ode to moon-light. Suitable for children's or community choirs.

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Sing as one

SSA or 2-part voices and piano

A joyful song about singing.
* WInner of the Making Music competition *

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Softness and peace

SSA and piano

To words taken from the poem Prayer by the metaphysical poet George Herbert

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These I can promise

Solo/unison voices and piano

A lyrical setting of a beautifully simple love poem by Mark Twain

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Tumbalalaika

2-part upper voices and piano

A klezmer-inspired arrangement of a traditional Yiddish folksong with a wonderful melody.

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Waving

SSA and piano

A tender, moving song, in an approachable style, about loss.

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