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"The choral music of David Brunner resonates with imagination, lyricism and vitality.  He is America's next Ned Rorem."

Doreen Rao
Director of Choral Programmes
University of Toronto 

PUBLICATIONS


Compositions for Treble Choirs

         
A Living Song, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019421 (chamber orchestra full score and parts 48019360)

A Song For Every Child, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019684      

A Song To End All War, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019724

All I Was Doing Was Breathing (from Ecstatic Songs), SSAA chorus, soprano solo, cello, tabla, Tibetan finger cymbals, brass bowls, jangle, elephant bells, ankle bells, Boosey & Hawkes 48019949  (instrumental parts 48019950)     

All Thy Gifts of Love, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019152

Amazing Grace, Treble and SATB choirs with piano and flute or Scot’s fiddle, Boosey & Hawkes 48005147

An Irish Blessing, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)

Beautiful Star of Bethlehem, SSA chorus with violin and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019783

Blessed By Light, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023326

The Circles of Our Lives, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004897  (instrumental and string orchestra versions available on rental from the composer)

Chauntecleere, SA chorus with tambourine and finger cymbals and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019725

Christmastide, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004847

Daring to Be, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48018854     

Don't Go (from Ecstatic Songs), SSAA chorus with mezzo soprano solo, pakhawaj, Tibetan finger cymbals, brass bowls and elephant bells, Boosey & Hawkes 48022954

Earthsongs (The World is Full of Poetry; In Safety and Bliss; We Join with the Earth and with Each Other), SSA chorus with oboe and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004607  (orchestral version available on rental from the publisher)

Eletelephony
, Unison chorus with piano, (from Two for Fun) Boosey & Hawkes 48004299

Everything Is Music, SSA chorus with piano (orchestra version available on rental from the composer), Boosey & Hawkes 48023332

For a Certain Artist, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019226     

The Friendly Beasts, SSA chorus with piano, Mark Foster Music Y50507
  
Grace, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023074

Grandfather Great Spirit, SSA chorus with alto flute, piano and percussion, Boosey & Hawkes 48004609

Green Man, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)

HandSpeak, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)

Hold Fast Your Dreams
, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004803

Home, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019756

House Blessing, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48005148

I Am In Need of Music, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023319 

i carry your heart, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)

I Do Not Sleep, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023941

i thank you god, for most this amazing, SSAA chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48004616

If I Could Fly, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023042

In the Beauty Way, Treble and SATB choirs with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004783

Isn't That Something?, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019151  

Jabberwocky, SSA chorus with piano, Walton Music 00116954   

Jubilate Deo, SSA chorus with organ and brass quintet, Boosey & Hawkes 48004849 (Brass parts 48001621)  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

Laughing Song, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019732

Mira Has Finished With Waiting (Ecstatic Songs), Soprano solo, SSA chorus, tabla, Tibetan fingercymbals and jangle stick, Boosey & Hawkes (TBA)

moments (trampled spring grass, spring green garden, summer heat, beach of white sand, drizzling rain, leaves of autumn, winter full moon), unison chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023696

Music Came and Startled Me, SA chorus with piano (chamber orchestra version also available), Boosey & Hawkes 48023353

Mrs. Snipkin and Mrs. Wobblechin, SA chorus with piano, (from Two for Fun) Boosey & Hawkes 48004300

My Heart Soars, SA chorus with flute and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004784

Never a Child as He, Unison chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004588

Now Touch the Air Softly, SSA chorus with piano, Walton Music HL00144547

O Little Town of Bethlehem
, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004883

O Music
, SSAA chorus with cello and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004549 (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

On Christmas Morn
, Unison chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004712

Painted Memories, SA chorus with oboe and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48018859  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

Psalm 150
, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48005017

Questions, soprano solo, oboe and piano (TBA)          

Radiant Sister of the Day, SSAA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019153

Rain Stick, SSAA chorus wih piano and rain sticks (TBA)

The Shepherd’s Carol, Unison chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48018988

Simple Boat, SATB and treble choirs with piano, Boosey & Hawkes, 48018989  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

The Singing Will Never Be Done, Treble and SATB choirs with piano (TBA)          

Sir Brother Sun, SSAA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019446 (chamber orchestra full score and parts 48019465)

Sir Christemas
, SSA chorus with organ, trumpet I and II, horn, trombone, tuba, timpani, triangle and orchestral bells, Boosey & Hawkes 48019826 (Full score and parts 48019827)

Solidaridad, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48005125

Southern Gals, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)

Spiritual Musick, SSAA chorus with piano, snare drum, bass drum, and triangle, Boosey & Hawkes 48020980

Star Giver, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)

Sweet Are The Lips Of All That Sing, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)

Then, Now, Forever, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019169

This Magicker, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019532

To Be Young, SSA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004785

Toucans Two, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004504

Unnamable God, SATB chorus with piano (TBA)

Viva la Musica!, SSAA chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48023333

We Clasp the Hands, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)

Welcome All Wonders, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes M48019534

Who Built de Ark?, SSAA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004804

Winter Changes, Unison chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004505 (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

Yo le Canto todo el Dia, SA chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004679  

You Begin, SSA chorus with piano (TBA)


Compositions for Mixed Choirs


A Divine Voice Sings Through All Creation, SATB chorus with organ, Boosey & Hawkes 48005179  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

A Hymn to God the Father, (Three Sonnets of John Donne), SATB chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48004611

A Living Song, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019285 (chamber orchestra full score and parts 48019360)

A Music in the Air, SATB chorus with piano (TBA)

A Timbered Choir, SATB chorus with piano (TBA)

Acceptance, SATB chorus a cappella, Music 70/80, M70-473

After the Fire, SATB chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48004615

All My Trials, SATB chorus a cappella, Somerset Press, SP 778

All Thy Gifts of Love, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48020618

Amazing Grace, SATB and treble choirs with piano and flute or Scot’s fiddle, Boosey & Hawkes 48005147

At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners
, (Three Sonnets of John Donne), SATB chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48004612

Batter My Heart, Three-Personed God, (Three Sonnets of John Donne), SATB chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48004610

Benedicto, SATB Chorus with symphonic wind ensemble, available from the composer

Blest By Everything, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019690

Brainstorm, SATB divisi chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48022971

Cantate Domino, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48005030  Brass and timpani version parts available for purchase #48020640.  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

The Circles of Our Lives, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023331.  (string orchestra version available on rental from the composer)

Cloth of Glory, SATB chorus with cello and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019258.  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

The Dodger, SATB chorus with piano (adaptation from Copland’s Old American Songs), Copland 2000 Series, Boosey & Hawkes 48004881 (orchestral version available on rental from the publisher)

Down in Yon Forest, SATB chorus a cappella, Shawnee Press A-1707

E Pluribus Cantus, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48021223

Eagle Poem, SAB chorus with oboe and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004881

Earthsongs (The World is Full of Poetry; In Safety and Bliss; We Join With the Earth and With Each Other), SATB chorus with oboe and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019685 (full orchestra version available on rental from the publisher)

For Spacious Skies, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004713  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

Future Dream, SATB and treble choruses with oboe and piano, Boosey & Hawkes (TBA)

Grand is the Seen, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48020952 (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

High Flight, SATB chorus with piano (TBA)

Hold Fast Your Dreams, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023656

I Am in Need of Music, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019254.  Orchestral version full score and parts 48019973

I Dream a World, SAB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023334

If I Can Help Somebody, Soprano solo, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48020821

I See the Universe, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004802

In Celebration, SSATB chorus a cappella, Shawnee Press A-1460

In the Bleak Midwinter, SATB chorus with guitar or piano, Boosey & Hawkes (TBA)

In the Beauty Way, SATB and treble choirs with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004783

Jesus Christ the Apple Tree, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes (TBA)

Jubilate Deo, SA(T)B chorus with organ and brass quintet, Boosey & Hawkes 48004848 (Brass parts M051104758), (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

The Lake Isle of Innisfree, SAB chorus with oboe and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019990

The Little Horses, SATB chorus with piano (adaptation from Copland’s Old American Songs), Copland 2000 Series, Boosey & Hawkes 48004943 (orchestral version available on rental from the publisher)

The Lord is a Great God, SATB chorus with organ, Boosey & Hawkes 48005149

The Music Sings In Them, SATB chorus with organ, Boosey & Hawkes 48022583

Musicks Empire, SATB chorus with french horn and piano (TBA)

My Song, SATB chorus with violin and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023352

O Aula Nobilis, SATB chorus with brass quintet,Boosey & Hawkes 48023459

O Music, SATB chorus with cello and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004551  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

Ode to the Present and Future Days, SATB chorus, mezzo solo and orchestra, available from the composer

Of The Father's Love Begotten, SATB chorus with organ and handbells (TBA)

Of Thee I Sing (America)
, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48005093

The Painted Book, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004882  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)

The Peace of Wild Things
, SATB chorus with piano (TBA)

Phoenix Song, SATB chorus with piano (TBA)

Psalm of Praise, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019989

Sea Fever, SATB chorus with piano, Walton Music 00116958 

Shall I Silent Be, SATB divisi chorus with piano and orchestra bells, Boosey & Hawkes 48022757

Simple Boat, SATB and treble choirs with piano, Boosey & Hawkes, 48018989  (orchestral version available on rental from the composer)
         
Simple Gifts, SATB with piano (adaptation from Copland’s Old American Songs), Copland 2000 Series, Boosey & Hawkes 48004944 (orchestral version available on rental from the publisher)

The Singing Will Never Be Done
, SATB and treble choirs with piano, Boosey & Hawkes (TBA)

Sleeping in the Forest, SATB chorus with piano (TBA)

Song of the Earth Spirit, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48005110

Song of the Open Road, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 4801953

Song’s Eternity, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004737

Songs of Faith, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023475 

Still, Still, Still, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004509

sun, moon, stars, rain, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48020620

Swing Low Sweet Chariot, SATB chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48004993

Sweet Melody, SATB chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48023476

The Apple Tree, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48023940

The Star Spangled Banner
, SSATB chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48005043

Then, Now, Forever
, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019226

This is It!,
SATB chorus with piano (TBA)

This We Know, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004832

TWIRL!, SAB chorus with piano (TBA)

Unnamable God, SATB chorus with piano (TBA) 

The Us of Me, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004614

Viva la Musica!, SATB a cappella chorus, Boosey & Hawkes 48022619

Voice of My Song, SAB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48021259

We Are the Music Makers, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004613

Well Sung Song, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48021244 

The Wheel, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019168

When Thou Commandest Me To Sing, SSAATTBB chorus with piano (TBA)

Yo le Canto todo el Dia, SATB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004843


Compositions for Men's Choirs

At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners
, (Three Sonnets of John Donne), TTBB chorus a cappella, Boosey & Hawkes 48004979

Born of the Sun
, TBB chorus with french horn and piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019658

Brothers of the Singing Void, TTBB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hakwes 48021117

The Circles of Our Lives
, TTBB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019111I  (instrumental and string orchestra versions available on rental from the composer)

Grand Is The Seen, TTBB chorus with piano (TBA)

I Am in Need of Music
, TTBB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48019728.  Orchestral version full score and parts 48019973)

The Us of Me, TTBB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48004665

Yo le Canto todo el Dia, TBB chorus with piano, Boosey & Hawkes 48021243