Music

Title Date Publisher Type Choral? Voices Instruments Notes
A
Birthday
2002 Nymet Music Solo Voice Y S Piano Words by Christina Rossetti.
Transposed for mezzo-soprano in Four Songs by Women Poets
A Solis
Ortus Cardine (From Farthest Lands of Rosy Dawn)
2001 Nymet Music Carol Y SATB Organ Translated from 5th Century
Latin
Adagio
and Allegro for cor anglais and piano
1978   Instrumental N   Cor anglais, piano  
All and
Some
1961 OUP Carol Y SATB None Published by Novello in their
Book of Carols 1963
Among
the Leaves so Green-O
1978 OUP Part song Y   Trad., arr. JCB. First published
1966. Included in Folk Songs for Choirs Vol.1 ed. Rutter
As They
Departed
  Carol Y  
Beatles
arrangements
1980   Songs Y SATB None Julia, Because
Blow,
Blow Thou Winter Wind
  Song Y T  Piano  
Dashing
Away with the Smoothing Iron
1966 OUP Part song Y SATB   Traditional, arr. JCB. Published
1971
Dives
and Lazarus
  OUP Oratorio Y   Orchestra Originally for children’s
chorus, recorders & percussion. Out of print
Epitaph
on a Hare
  Song Y  
Exaudi
Domine
1986   Oratorio Y T & chorus Orchestra  
Faithful
Johnny
1983 OUP Part song Y SATB   Trad., arr. JCB. Published in
Folk Songs for Choirs Vol 2 ed. Rutter
Fear No
More the Heat of the Sun
1957   Solo Voice Y T Piano Written for school friends
Folk
Song
  Instrumental N   Piano, cello For Sarah & David Robinson
Four
Duets for two clarinets
1986   Instrumental N   2 clarinets  
Four
Songs from Porgy and Bess arr. JCB
1990   Instrumental N   It Ain’t Necessarily So,
Summertime, Bess You is my Woman, I Got Plenty of Nothing
Four
Songs to Poems by Women Poets
1994 Nymet Music Solo Voice Y M/S Piano Song (An Collins), A song
(Charlotte Lennox), A Birthday (Christina Rossetti – added 2002), Love from
the North (Christina Rossetti)
Greensleeves 1968 OUP Part song Y SATB   Arr. JCB
Guitar
Sonata
2007 Nymet Music Instrumental N   Guitar Four movements. Edited by David
Cottam
Hereford
Carol
  Carol Y   Written for East Devon Choral
Society
I Sing
of a Maiden
1983 Nymet Music Carol Y SATB None Also published in Three Carols
I Will
Give My Love an Apple
1981 Nymet Music Part song Y SATB None Dorset Folk Song, arr. JCB
I Will
Give My Love an Apple
1983 Nymet Music Part song Y SSAA None Dorset Folk Song, arr. JCB
In
Praise of London
2008 Nymet Music Part song Y SATB   The Embankment (TE Hulme), The
Cries of London (Anon), Composed on Westminster Bridge (Wordsworth), London
Bells (Anon)
Incidental
Music for Camino Real
1974   Instrumental N   Organ & percussion Tennessee Williams
King
Herod and the Cock
  Carol Y SSA  
Lullaby
and Come Afloat
1970 OUP Part song Y SATB   Alasdair Clayre, arr. JCB
Madrigal
Suite for Six Voices
2003 Nymet Music Part song Y SSATBB None To the Shady Woods, The
Nightingale, The Ant and the Grasshopper, The Garden, Thus Saith my Cloris
Bright, I Care Not for these Ladies, Come Shepherds Sing with Me
Magnificat
& Nunc Dimittis
1960 OUP Church Y   Out of print
Missa
Brevis
1993 Nymet Music Church Y SATB Organ  
Movement
for Horn, Violin & Piano
2008   Instrumental N   Horn, violin, piano  
Naaman 1978   Oratorio Y Children Piano Words by Rodney Lyons
O
Joyful Light
  Part song Y 3 part women  
Octet
for Recorders
1989 Nymet Music Instrumental N   Recorders Antiphonal, Russian Salad,
Waltz. Revised 2005. Published 2006
Pavan
and Galliard for 6 viols
1993   Instrumental N   6 viols  
Pickers
and Stealers – 3 pieces for young pianists
1992 Nymet Music Instrumental N   Black Note Serenade, Look Out
It’s the Triads, Habanera Blues. For Meredith, Simon & Matthew. Published
2004
Prelude
for Piano
1973   Instrumental N  
Quick!
We Have but a Second
1983   Part song Y SATB None  
Reflections 1987 Nymet Music Instrumental N   2 consorts of 4 recorders  
Rondo
for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn & Bassoon
1974   Instrumental N   Written with professionals in
mind
Scherzo
for Flute & Piano
  Instrumental N   Flute, piano  
Scherzo
on FBF for Organ
1973   Instrumental N   Organ  
Shepherds
Arise
1997   Carol Y SATB  
Shepherds
Rejoice
1999 Nymet Music Carol Y SATB None Also published in Three Carols
Sing We
to this Merry Company
2009 Nymet Music Carol Y  
Skye
Boat Song
  Part song Y TrTrTT   Arr. JCB – for school 1957?
Sonatas
by Domenico Scarlatti, arr. JCB
  Instrumental N   2 flutes, oboe, 2 clarinets,
bassoon
 
Sonatina
for Clarinet and Piano
1974   Instrumental N   Clarinet, piano  
Song
for Hedli Anderson
1975   Song Y TBarB or ATB   Words by WH Auden
Songs
of the Earth
  Nymet Music Solo Voice Y   Piano Four Songs from the Vegetable
Garden. The Earthworm (HE Martinson), Digging (Edward Thomas), I is for
Implements (WH Davies), Unfair to Slugs (Margaret Toms). For Elisabeth Priday
& Roger Nichols
St
Magnus Variations
2004 Nymet Music Instrumental N   Piano duet 12th century Orkney theme
Suite
for Violin and Piano
1973   Instrumental N   Violin, piano For children. Prelude, Scherzo,
Blues
Sweet
Work, a cycle of love songs
2003 Nymet Music Songs Y M/S,Bar Piano My Life’s Delight, Plucking the
Rushes, Mother I will have a Husband, Beggar’s Serenade, Love’s Philosophy,
The Kiss, Stay me with Flagons, The Lover Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven,
Sing we and Chant it. Written for Anna Rufey & Daniel Broad
The Ant
and the Grasshopper
  Song Y SSA   Words Anon. Published as part of
Madrigal Suite
The
Beginning and the End
1972   Oratorio Y M/S & chorus Organ, piano Words from The Rock by TS Eliot
The
Canal in Winter
1980   Instrumental N   Oboe, piano  
The
Darkling Thrush
  Song Y   Words by Thomas Hardy
The
Double Shame
1972   Solo Voice Y S Piano Words by Stephen Spender
The Keel
Row
1983 OUP Part song Y SATB   Trad., arr. JCB. Published in
Folk Songs for Choirs Vol 2 ed. Rutter
The Lake
in Winter
  Instrumental N   Oboe, piano (cor anglais)  
The
Nightingale
  Song Y SSA   Words by Sir Philip Sydney.
Published as part of Madrigal Suite
The
Offering of the Eastern Kings
2018   Carol Y SATB Organ  
The
Oxen
2002 Nymet Music Carol Y SATB None Words by Thomas Hardy
The
Oxen
2002 Nymet Music Carol Y SSA None Words by Thomas Hardy
The
Story of Zacchaeus
  Oratorio Y   ??1970/71??
The
True Lover’s Farewell
  Song Y   Piano  
The Two
Ivans
1976   Part song Y   Ensemble (flute, clarinet,
bassoon, violin, viola, double bass, percussion)
A fairy tale for narrator,
mimes, unison voices and adult instrumental ensemble. Written for summer
school in Prussia Cove, Cornwall
Three
Carols
  Nymet Music Carol Y SATB None Shepherds Rejoice, I Sing of a
Maiden, Yeoman’s Carol
Three
Madrigals
1974   Solo Voice Y S Piano Now is the Gentle Season, Weep O
Mine Eyes, Phillida and Corydon. Revised 1990
Three
Polytonal Songs
1972   Part song Y SATB   This Worldes Joie (Anon),
Orpheus with his Lute (Shakespeare), Running to Paradise (Yeats). MS in
Kingswood School envelopes marked “Spirit Masters”
Three
Songs
1994   Solo Voice Y   The Winter Being Over, What
Torments, Love from the North
Three
Songs from Yeats
2008 Nymet Music Songs Y B   The Ballad of Father Gilligan,
The Cap and Bells, The Fiddler of Dooney. For deep bass. Dedicated to Michael
Deedy
To Mrs
Reynolds’ Cat
  Song Y   Words by John Keats
Tunes
from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, arr. JCB
  Instrumental N   2 oboes, cor anglais  
Twelve
Variations on ‘Angelus ad Virginem’
2007 Nymet Music Instrumental N   2 violas Bowed & fingered by Julian
White
Twelve
Variations on ‘Searching for Lambs’
2006 Nymet Music Instrumental N   2 cellos Bowed & fingered by Hilary
Boxer
Two
Pieces for Cello and Piano
  Instrumental N   Piano, cello For Sarah & David Robinson
Two
Songs from West Side Story arr.JCB
1989   Instrumental N   2 oboes, cor anglais America, Somewhere
Under
the Greenwood Tree
1957   Solo Voice Y   Written for school friends
Variations
on Puccini’s Che Gelida Manina
1973 Nymet Music Instrumental N   Piano solo  
Variations
on Schubert’s ‘Mein’
1988   Instrumental N   Oboe, violin  
Variations
on The Cherry Tree Carol
1978   Instrumental N   Oboe, cello, piano  
Widdicombe
Fair
1989   Solo Voice Y S Clarinet, piano  
Wind
Quintet
1974   Instrumental N   Flute, oboe, clarinet, horn,
bassoon
Revised 1992, 2003
Yeoman’s
Carol
1983 Nymet Music Carol Y SATB None Also published in Three Carols.
Revised 2008
Yeoman’s
Carol
  Nymet Music Carol Y SSAA None