Compositions

(as of 15 October 2012)

 

Orchestral:

The Magi (1976)

Concerto for Two Mandolins and Orchestra (2006)

A.J.F. O’Reilly Suite for Orchestra (2007)

Like as the Waves – Secular Cantata for Soprano, Tenor, and Baritone soloists, Mixed Voice Chorus and Orchestra (2009)

 

Chamber Ensemble:

Robinson, a Most Unusual Cat for solo Mezzo Soprano and Chamber Ensemble (1998)

Anagram for Chamber Ensemble (2000)

King Cormac at Tara for solo Tenor and Chamber Ensemble (2002)

The Little Room: Ballet in five movements (2003)

Contemplations for solo Mezzo Soprano and Chamber Ensemble (2003)

Alienado for Narrator/Singer and Chamber Ensemble (2003)

From the Delta to Dublin Suite for small Ensemble (2005)

Suite of Ten European Airs and Dances for Student Orchestra (2005)

Irish Blessings for solo Mezzo Soprano, String Quartet and Trumpet (2007)

Solstices for Soprano and Alto with Chamber Ensemble (2009)

Kilcullen Harvest Dance, Rince Fómhair Chill Chuillinn for Solo Violin and Chamber Orchestra (or Piano) (2011)

 

Solo Voice and Piano or Orchestra:

Bide and Play (Eudora Welty) for Mezzo Soprano and Piano or Orchestra (1998)

Seen and Heard (Eudora Welty) for Mezzo Soprano and Piano or Orchestra (1998)

Sheet Music

 

Solo Voice and Piano:

Little Boy in the Morning (Francis Ledwidge) for Baritone and Piano (1963)

Summerfest (Ó Siadhail) for Mezzo Soprano and Piano (1993)

Two Songs for High Voice (G.B. Shaw)
(i) for Soprano and Piano
(ii) for Tenor and Piano (1995)

Portrait of the Artist as a Prematurely Old Man (Ogden Nash) for Mezzo Soprano and Piano (1999)

Six Yeats Songs for Soprano and Piano (2005)

 

Narrator and Piano:

The Selfish Giant (Oscar Wilde) for Narrator and Young Pianists (2011)

Scared Cat in the Attic (Sylvia Carraway) (2011)

 

Choral:

The Music Makers (O'Shaughnessy) for Mixed Voice Choir (SATB), and Piano or Orchestra (2014).

Many Arrangements of Irish melodies for SATB, SSA, SA, both accompanied and a cappella.

 

Trumpet and Piano:

What’s in a Name? (2005)

 

Violin and Piano:

Amaya (Awarded IMRO Composition Prize at Arklow Music Festival) (2002)

 

Piano Solo:

Pre-Lude and Ludus (1995)

Air and Dance (1998)

Toccata Festiva (2005)

Milo’s Waltz (for a young pianist) (2006)

Georgia’s Giddy-up (for a young pianist) (2006)

Lullaby for Daisy (for a young pianist) (2012)

Six Preludes (2012)

Irish Tune from Co. Derry ('Danny Boy') arranged for piano (2013)

A Nation Once Again (Thomas Davis) Arranged for piano

 

Piano Duet:

Celtic Frolic (four hands, one piano) (2011)

 

Guitar:

Day Dream and Night Dance (2006)