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Choral compositions with overtone singing

I am creating a list of choral compositions featuring overtone singing and welcome more suggestions from the choral community.  I have those of Stuart Hinds plus the following: “Honour the earth as your mother”, “Past Life Melodies”, and “Two Kyries” from Winds of Heaven - all by Sarah Hopkins, and “Pange lingua” by F. Nunez, “Bin-nam-ma” by A. Grau, and “Ramkali” by E. Sperry.   Looking forward to adding more titles to the list!  Thank you! 
 
Peggy Dettwiler
Mansfield University
Mansfield, PA
on February 10, 2013 7:06pm
Kore! by Stephen Leek
 
Helen Duggan
Applauded by an audience of 3
on February 10, 2013 8:04pm
R. Murray Schafer: "The Manticore" from "The Medieval Bestiary" (1996, Arcana Editions)
 
Lana Mountford
Bellingham, WA
Applauded by an audience of 1
on February 11, 2013 6:32am
Suggest you explore David Hykes work, and also Nicolai Kachanov of the Russian Chamber Chorus, who has done amazing works.
 
SIR
Applauded by an audience of 2
on February 11, 2013 11:25pm
I am a composer and conductor of overtone choir music. You may find 8 of my scores for free download. One of these is an arrangement of another writer, the rest are my originals. Upon request, I can send mp3s of any of these, using Choral Library/ Sibelius.
 
 
kiva simova (aka Kathryn Simova)
Prague, Czech Republic
Applauded by an audience of 2
on February 12, 2013 5:17am
Karlheinz Stockhausen: Stimmung
 
I second the mention of Hykes' unique work with and without The Harmonic Choir, although I doubt much of it is written out in full or published for performances by other ensembles.
 
Walter Bitner
Nashville, Tennessee
on February 14, 2013 11:51pm
I wrote a piece last year for SSAA choir and singing bowl, which uses some overtone singing at the end. It's a setting of "Ave Maris Stella" using the plainchant as the basis of most of the material.
Contact me if interested in seeing a score. I also have a recording although I didn't have any particularlly good strong overtone singers in the choir!
 
David Hamilton
Auckland, NEW ZEALAND
 
Applauded by an audience of 1
on February 16, 2013 1:41pm
Title: Anoj Pusej Dunojelio  Arranger: Vaclovas Augustinas    Publisher:  Hinshaw
This is a beautiful acapella composition. The overtone singing happens at the beginning of the piece with the basses, followed by a beautiful soprano melody, which is then sung aleatorically. 
Absolutley beautiful piece.  My high school kids loved it!
The text is Lithuanina, but not difficult.  The text is about women singing and working in the fields as the young men of the village go off to war.  
 
 
Applauded by an audience of 1
on February 17, 2013 7:55pm
Thank you to those who offered titles and composers of choral compositions with overtone singing.  I have added the ideas to my list!
on February 18, 2013 6:09am
"I saw eternity" by Leonard Enns.  Available from Monarda Music (info(a)monardamusic.ca).  The most recent recording is by the Elora Festival Singers on the CD "I saw eternity", available through iTunes or from the choir at 519.846.0331.
 
Leonard Enns
on February 22, 2013 5:01pm
Giles Swayne - Missa Tiburtina - Kyrie.
on March 3, 2013 5:27pm
Heres Desh by Ethan Sperry :)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLX05wYBNGI
 
on March 4, 2013 12:56pm
 
Hi Peggy!
Great idea!
  Stephen Leek "Hollow Stone"
 
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