Choral – SSA

Please note that all choral items (except those with an SMP / Sheet Music Plus link) are sold at a fixed price of £35.00. The purchaser can then print as many copies as they need for their choir. We do politely request that you support composers and independent publishers by not sharing the original pdf copy with other choirs.

Modal Music composer Dorian Kelly also accepts choral commissions. Please use the Contact page to get in touch to discuss your next commission.

Centenary – The Last Post (SSA)

A pensive arrangement of the Last Post bugle call for SSA choir and piano to mark the centenary of the end of the First World War (November 2018). Ideal for an autumn concert or Remembrance Service. Brass quintet parts are also available.

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A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Tibie Paiom (SSA)

Dimitri Bortnianski’s setting (adapted by Dorian Kelly) of the Russian hymn concluding the consecration, the part of the Divine Liturgy during which the bread and wine on the altar are believed to be transformed into the blood and body of Christ. For a cappella choir (with phonetic text).

Listen:

English translation:
We sing to you,
We praise you,
We thank you, O Lord,
And we pray to you, our God.

A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Bright Morning Stars (SSA)

A new arrangement by Dorian Kelly, of the traditional Appalachian folk song for acapella SSA choir. This arrangement will also work with the TTBB version.

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A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Breathe Soft Ye Winds (SSA)

Wiliam Paxton’s beautiful three-part setting of Ambrose Philips’ poem Breathe Soft Ye Winds for a cappella SSA choir.  Would suit a choral concert or recital.

“Breathe soft ye winds, ye waters gently flow; Shield her ye trees, ye flowers around her grow. Ye swains, I beg you, pass in silence by; My love, in yonder vale, asleep doth lie.”

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A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Si Si Dollarda (SSA)

Si Si Dollarda is a welcome song from the Katanga Province of the southern Congo.
Arranged by Dorian Kelly for a cappella SSA choir with the words written out phonetically. Works well with an improvised drum / percussion line(s).

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A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Away In A Manger (SSA)

A new setting of the popular Christmas carol by Dorian Kelly, with the melody spread across all three parts. Suitable for a church service or concert. For SSA and piano.

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A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Si njay njay (SSA)

A happy and upbeat traditional Zulu wedding song for acapella SSA and optional djembe. Also suitable for a children’s or community choir.

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Recording performed by Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies Choir

A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Carillon (SSA)

Written to celebrate the 40th anniversary season of Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies Choir. Music by Dorian Kelly, lyrics by Judy Brown. For upper voices (SSA), piano and optional hand bells (which could also be played on vibraphone).

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A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Wing Beat of Time (SSA)

Written to celebrate the 40th anniversary season of Chapel-en-le-Frith Ladies Choir. Music by Dorian Kelly, lyrics by Judy Brown. For upper voices (SSA) and piano.

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A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00

Lullay My Liking (SSA)

A new three-part setting by Dorian Kelly. For upper voices (SSA) and piano. Ideal for a Christmas service or concert.

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Hodie Christus Natus Est (SSA)

A contemporary but accessible two-part setting by Dorian Kelly. For upper voices (Soprano / Alto or Soprano 1 / Soprano 2) and piano. Ideal for a Christmas service or concert.

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A4 / Download / Print as required for your choir: £35.00