My Requiem, composed in 2013, is for Soprano and Tenor Solo, SATB, Organ and Piano accompaniment.

Alongside the words of the Requiem Mass, there are settings of poems by Ivor Gurney,

Walt Whitman and Gerard Manley Hopkins.

Additional words have been written by the distinguished author Jonathan Miles.

The Vocal Score is now available on Score Exchange

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

REQUIEM

REQUIEM 

Composed by Stephen Keeling

(Page numbers refer to the Vocal Score)

 

1. INTROIT......6

2. KYRIE ELEISON......13

3. REQUIEM AETERNAM (Gradual)......17

4.THE SONGS I HAD/REQUIEM (by Ivor Gurney)....22

5. PIE JESU......27

6. First, Second and Third Interludes

i. MY HEART MAKES SONGS ON LONELY ROADS - Tenor Solo (by Ivor Gurney)......31

ii.WHEN LIGHT IS BROKEN AT THE WATER'S EDGE (by Jonathan Miles).....33

iii. LAMENT......37

7. SANCTUS.....41

8. HOSANNA and BENEDICTUS......46

9. AGNUS DEI......59

10. Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Interludes

iv.WHAT DO I SAY? (by Jonathan Miles)......62

v. SPRING (by Jonathan Miles).....66

vi. A CLEAR MIDNIGHT - Tenor Solo (by Walt Whitman)......69

11.THE SONGS I HAD (Gurney) SUMMA (by Gerard Manley Hopkins) and REQUIEM AETERNAM......71

12. LUX AETERNA......77

 

 

Duration: Approximately 40 minutes  

Latest score version: 1.5

The score is now available on Score Exchange

With thanks to Ian Venables, Lead Trustee, Ivor Gurney Trust and Jonathan Miles.