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All Choral
All Choral

Choral Practice Recordings
Choral Practice Recordings

Concert Band
Concert Band

Scores are downloadable PDF files or available from various publishers. Click on the icon of each score to view details. If you would like to view a perusal score please contact Don.

Educational
Educational

Jazz Transcriptions
Jazz Transcriptions

Recordings and Sheet Music

Music for Strings
Music for Strings

Scores are downloadable PDF files or available from various publishers. Click on the icon of each score to view details. If you would like to view a perusal score please contact Don.

New for 2020
New for 2020

Scores are downloadable PDF files or available from various publishers. Click on the icon of each score to view details. If you would like to view a perusal score please contact Don.

Opera
Opera

Recordings
Recordings

SAB
SAB

Scores are downloadable PDF files or available from various publishers. Click on the icon of each score to view details. If you would like to view a perusal score please contact Don.

SATB
SATB

Scores are downloadable PDF files or available from various publishers. Click on the icon of each score to view details. If you would like to view a perusal score please contact Don.

SSA
SSA

Scores are downloadable PDF files or available from various publishers. Click on the icon of each score to view details. If you would like to view a perusal score please contact Don.

TTB
TTB

Scores are downloadable PDF files or available from various publishers. Click on the icon of each score to view details. If you would like to view a perusal score please contact Don.

Uncategorized
Uncategorized

All Products

Fishing by the Light of the Ancestors
Fishing by the Light of the Ancestors

Recordings
Recordings

All three of these albums were recorded and produced by Don Macdonald.

Blues for a Green Boy
Blues for a Green Boy

SATB, SSAA

The Bridge Builder
The Bridge Builder

Winter Sun
Winter Sun

“To light, to water, and the flow of birds through ancient stars.” This fantastic poetry written by Malca Litovitz, so rich with imagery of the Canadian Winter, provided the inspiration for a composition that embraces word painting.

The Piano
The Piano

Tabula Rasa (SATB, SSAA, TTBB)
Tabula Rasa (SATB, SSAA, TTBB)

Pacem
Pacem

When the Earth Stands Still (SATB, SSAA, TTBB)
When the Earth Stands Still (SATB, SSAA, TTBB)

There is No Rose
There is No Rose

Ave Maria (SSATB)
Ave Maria (SSATB)

Eva/Jamaican Folksong (SATB, SSAA, TTBB)
Eva/Jamaican Folksong (SATB, SSAA, TTBB)

Boots (Infantry Columns) TTBB – pdf
Boots (Infantry Columns) TTBB – pdf

The piece was performed in 2019 by the Vancouver based Chor Leoni Men's Choir, directed by Erick Lichte, in their annual remembrance concerts. Here is the recording of that performance.

KHAOS
KHAOS

Khaos is a re-imagining of the ancient fertility myth of Demeter and Persephone. It was selected by Opera America to be showcased as part of its New Work Sampler in 2013 and received rave reviews.

Minor Schwing (Minor Swing) – pdf
Minor Schwing (Minor Swing) – pdf

This arrangement of Minor Swing by Django Reinhardt uses short segments of the Stefan Grappelli solo as the source for motifs throughout the piece. It is written for an intermediate to advanced level ensemble. Here is a copy of the score so [...]

Tabula Rasa (For String Orchestra) – pdf
Tabula Rasa (For String Orchestra) – pdf

 

Blues Phrases for Violin
Blues Phrases for Violin

"The Blues" is at the heart of most contemporary improvisers vocabulary. Download these free documents to explore blues phrases for violin. Though for violin they would be good for any instrument.

Last Night of Stars
Last Night of Stars

SATB

Voices of the Ancients (SAB, SSA, TTB) – pdf
Voices of the Ancients (SAB, SSA, TTB) – pdf

Christmas Reverie (SATB)
Christmas Reverie (SATB)

Selene’s Boat (SSAA) – pdf
Selene’s Boat (SSAA) – pdf

Purchase the SATB version from Hal Leonard.

Christmas Reverie (SSAA) – pdf
Christmas Reverie (SSAA) – pdf

Choral Music/Special Order
Choral Music/Special Order

Ave Maris Stella
Ave Maris Stella

The Rose of Jericho – pdf
The Rose of Jericho – pdf

Fire-Flowers (Song-Cycle) SSAA – pdf
Fire-Flowers (Song-Cycle) SSAA – pdf

Selene’s Boat
Selene’s Boat

SATB (SSAA version available on this site - click here)

Fusion (SATB, SSAA) – pdf
Fusion (SATB, SSAA) – pdf

When The Earth Stands Still TTBB Practice Trax
When The Earth Stands Still TTBB Practice Trax

Tools for the Contemporary Composer(pdf)
Tools for the Contemporary Composer(pdf)

This book is designed to improve the skills of composers by presenting a wide variety of compositional tools in styles ranging from Classical to Jazz, Folk, Rock, and Pop. By studying the recordings and scores of composers throughout history r [...]