Sacred choral music

A selection of anthems and other choral pieces suitable for concert performance or liturgical use.

Surge, Aquilo

Anthem for soprano and tenor solos, SATB chorus, violin, cello and piano. Words from the Latin text of the Song of Solomon. This was written for my wedding in 2001.

This excerpt is from a performance recorded live by the Russian Chamber Chorus of New York.

O how lovely

Anthem for SATB chorus and piano, with words taken from Psalm 84. The recording below was made at a service in St Mary's Church, Horsham, in July 2014. The service was organised for Her Majesty's judges by the High Sheriff of West Sussex. An excerpt from the anthem can be heard below, sung by the combined choirs of St Mary's Horsham and St Margaret's Warnham, accompanied by Hugh Crook and conducted by Jo Browse.

Holy, heavenly love

Anthem for SATB chorus and organ. A setting of the words from the well-known hymn ’Gracious Spirit, Holy Ghost’ by Christopher Wordsworth.


This performance is by the choir of St Mary's Horsham, conducted by Jo Browse. It was recorded at a service in Tewkesbury Abbey in August 2018.