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Concert Music

 

To Speed Them All for SATB Chorus, SATB soloists and Chamber Orchestra Music by Steven Bernstein

Commissioned by the Pacific Palisades Presbyterian Church

 

 

**2nd Place in the American Prize, choral music–2015

 

CLICK HERE for Texts from "To Speed Them All"

 

Snapshots for Soprano, Oboe and Cello Music by Steven and Juiie Bernstein

Commissioned by the Young Musicians Foundation in honor of David Weiss, the first recipient of the "Living the Legacy" Award

**Honorable Mention from the IAWC competition 2014

**Semi-finalist for the American Prize, chamber music, professional division

TEXTS:

Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others--Jonathan Swift

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.--Henry Ward Beecher

One generation plants the trees, and another gets the shade.--Chinese proverb

Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I'll understand.--Chinese proverb

You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.--Jon Kabat-Zinn (used with permission by the author)

 

The Peace Giver-New Carols for Christmas for SATB, string quartet & piano Music by Steven Bernstein

(Piano-only accompaniment available soon)

Commissioned by the Colorado Chorale


Shabbat HaMalkah for SATB, tenor solo and piano Music by Steven Bernstein

Written as a composing fellow with the Max Helfman Institute

 

Shalom Rav for SATB a capella Music by Julie Bernstein

Written as a composing fellow with the Max Helfman Institute

 

Go Tell It On the Mountain for SATB a capella Traditional spiritual arranged by Julie Bernstein

 

Rise Up Shepherd for SATB a capella Traditional spiritual arranged by Steven Bernstein

 

Here We Come A-Caroling for SATB a capella The Christmas favorite in a jazzy arrangement by Steven Bernstein

 

Jingle Bells for SATB a capella Traditional Christmas song with a novel twist, arranged by Steven Bernstein

 

Sleigh Ride (Leroy Anderson) for SATB a capella Popular holiday song arranged by Steven Bernstein

 

Chanukah O Chanukah for SATB a capella Traditional song arranged by Steven Bernstein

 

 

“Composing is like driving down a foggy road toward a house. Slowly you see more details of the house—the color of the slates and bricks, the shape of the windows. The notes are the bricks and the mortar is the house.”
-Benjamin Britten