Tuesday, December 15, 1998

The Nativity According to St. Matthew, Op. 72


Op. 72 THE NATIVITY ACCORDING TO ST. MATTHEW
(December 15, 1998)
For Voices and Instruments
I. Now the Birth of Jesus Christ Was on This Wise
II. Now at Jesus's Birth
III. In Bethlehem
IV. Where is the King?
V. Find Me the King
VI. The Star
VII. And Being Warned by God in a Dream
VIII. Then Herod
XIX. An Angel of the Lord

Performance:

December 24, 2007
Mark Alburger, Garbage Band
Page Salon, Linwood, WA

Recordings:



THE NATIVITY ACCORDING TO ST. MATTHEW
(Complete Works, Volume 22, New Music, 2009)

I. Now the Birth of Jesus Christ Was on This Wise









II. Now at Jesus's Birth









III. In Bethlehem









IV. Where is the King?









V. Find Me the King









VI. The Star









VII. And Being Warned by God in a Dream









VIII. Then Herod









XIX. An Angel of the Lord









THE BIBLE (Recording-in-Progress)

Publication:

THE NATIVITY ACCORDING TO ST. MATTHEW
(New Music, 2000-2009)

I. Now the Birth of Jesus Christ Was on This Wise

II. Now at Jesus's Birth

III. In Bethlehem

IV. Where is the King?

V. Find Me the King

VI. The Star


VII. And Being Warned by God in a Dream



VIII. Then Herod



XIX. An Angel of the Lord

Tuesday, December 1, 1998

Elijah Rock, Op. 71 (1998)


Op. 71 ELIJAH ROCK (I-II Kings) (December 1, 1998)
Opera-Oratorio for Voices and Orchestra

First Part
OUVERTURE (Rehoboam and Jeroboam)
I. QUARTETTO - Turn (The Man of God from Judah and the Old Prophet of Bethel)
II. DUETTO - Disguise (Jeroboam's Wife and Ahijah)
III. ARIA - Rehoboam (Chronology and Call)
IV. RECITATIVO - Now (Elijah and the Widow)
V. DUETTO - Man (Elijah and the Widow's Son)
VI. QUARTETTO - Go (Elijah and Ahab)
VII. RECITATIVO - Rise (Elijah and the Prophets of Baal)
VIII. CORO - Baal (The Prophets of Baal and the People)
IX. CORO - Roar (Elijah and the People)
X. ARIA - May (Jezebel and Elijah)
XI. RECITATIVO - Elijah (God and Elisha)
XII. QUARTETTO - King (Benhadad and Ahab)
XIII. QUARTETTO - Still (Ahab and a Member of a Group of Prophets)
XIV. DUETTO - Let (Ahab and Naboth)
XV. ARIA - Jehoshaphat (Call and Chronology)

Second Part
XVI. DUETTO - Send (Ahaziah and Elijah)
XVII. QUARTETTO - You (Elijah and Elisha)
XVIII. BALLET / TERZETTO - As (Bowls and Bears)
XIX. CONCERTO / TERZETTO - Moab (Jehoshaphat and Jorem)
XX. RECITATIVO - Oh (Elisha and the Widow of a Member of a Group of Prophets)
XXI. DUETTO - Sir (Elisha and the Rich Woman of Shunem's Son)
XXII. BALLET / TERZETTO - Poison (Naaman and the Ax)
XXIII. CONCERTO / TERZETTO - Which (The Syrians and the Israelites)
XXIV. QUARTETTO - Benhadad (The Purges and Jezebel)
XXV. CORO - Joash (Elisha and the Falls)
EPILOGUE (Samaria and Jerusalem)

Recordings:

HILL COUNTRY MUSIC (Complete Works, Volume 21)
THE BIBLE