Vocal Music

Beaminster – song for low voice and piano (2005)
A Herrick Garland, for Countertenor, recorder, cello and harpsichord (2004)
Cantata: Along The Shore for Soprano, Choir and Orchestra (2005)
Arrangements of Traditional songs:
Sea Shanty Selection (Ms. BBC music Library) for Baritone, choir and orchestra
Stephen Foster Selection (Ms. BBC music library) for Soprano, Baritone, choir and orchestra
Christmas Carols for Choir and orchestra
Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Coventry Carol
The First Noel
Good King Wenceslas
I Wonder as I Wander
O Come, All Ye Faithful
The Twelve Days of Christmas

Neapolitan Songs – as recorded by Jose Carreras (1980)
Funiculi, funicula
I’ te vurria vasa
Core ‘ngrato
‘O paese d’o sole
Dicitencello vuie
Silenzio cantatore
Santa Lucia luntana
Tu, ca nun chiagne!
Torna a Surriento
‘O sole mio
‘Na sera ‘e maggio
‘O surdato ‘nnamurato
I have also done different versions of several of these, (and similar) songs for different singers eg. Dennis O’Neill has recorded O Sole Mio, Santa Lucia, Catari, and Come Back to Sorrento with the BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra. There are also versions of Parlami d’amore and Musica Proibita in the BBC music library.
Songs by Francesco Paolo Tosti-as recorded by Jose Carreras
La Serenata
Vorrei Morire
Chanson de L’Adieu
L’Ultima Canzone
L’Alba separa della luce l’ombre
’A Vucchella
Non t’amo piu
Good bye
Other vocal arrangements of traditional, or non – copyright, songs with orchestra.
Some of these I have done in various versions. Where there has been a recording I have included the artist. MA = Moira Anderson, RW = Robert White, JN = Jessye Norman, AJ = Aled Jones.
All through the night. AJ
Amazing Grace JN
Aye walkin’ o MA
Aye fond kiss MA
Danny Boy RW
Foggy foggy dew RW
Galway Bay RW
Gesu Bambino JN
He’s aye kissing me MA
A Highland lad MA
Holy City
I wonder as I wander JN
John Anderson, my jo MA
Last May a braw wooer MA
Last rose of summer RW
The Lea rig MA

Let us break bread together JN
Molly Malone RW
My heart is sair MA
My love is like a red, red rose MA
Oft in the stilly night RW
O Holy Night AJ
O Kenmures on and awa’, Willie MA
O Whistle and I’ll come to you, my lad. MA
A Rosebud by my early walk MA
The Rowan tree MA
She is far from the land RW
Star of Bethlehem
Star of the County Down RW
What child is this
Where cart rims rowin’ to the sea MA
Y Cymro
Ye banks and braes MA

Peter Hope Music