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Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant – Chamber Orchestra

Commissioned by the San Diego Symphony Orchestra through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, this enchanting work turns 17 poems by Children’s Poet Laureate, Jack Prelutsky, into a Carnival of the Animals for the new millennium. Also available for Full Orchestra (Narrator, 3333-4331-timp+2, hp, pno, str), as well as Small Chamber Ensemble […]

Whiskey Before Breakfast: Partita for Orchestra and Bluegrass Band

A composition in eight short movements, featuring bluegrass band interspersed and blended with the classical chamber orchestra, hopeful to authentically be representing the colorful history of both genres! One of the most distinctly American of all forms of music, the name “bluegrass” originated with Bill Monroe’s band “The Bluegrass Boys”, and the genre had its […]

Women of Valor – Chamber Ensemble

Women of Valor is a celebration of women from the Old Testament. The cantata was inspired by a midrash (biblical commentary) on Proverbs where each line of the biblical text from Proverbs 31 represents a biblical woman. Women of Valor highlights the stories of Sarah, Leah, Rachel, Jocheved, Miriam, Hannah, Jael, Michal, Ruth and Esther. […]

Women of Valor – Chamber Ensemble (Piano/Vocal)

Women of Valor is a celebration of women from the Old Testament. The cantata was inspired by a midrash (biblical commentary) on Proverbs where each line of the biblical text from Proverbs 31 represents a biblical woman. Women of Valor highlights the stories of Sarah, Leah, Rachel, Jocheved, Miriam, Hannah, Jael, Michal, Ruth and Esther. […]

Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant – Chamber Ensemble

Commissioned by the San Diego Symphony Orchestra through a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, this enchanting work turns 17 poems by Children’s Poet Laureate, Jack Prelutsky, into a Carnival of the Animals for the new millennium. Also available for Chamber Orchestra: (Narrator, 1111-1111-perc, pno, str), and Full Orchestra (Narrator, 3333-4331-timp+2, hp, pno, […]

Andrea Clearfield Appointed Composer in Residence!

It’s official! Ms. Clearfield has been appointed the Steven R. Gerber Composer in Residence with the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, Dirk Brossé, Artistic Director! The 2018-19 season will include a commission of an electric guitar concerto, featuring virtuoso guitarist Jordan Dodson. The residency is funded in part by the Steven R. Gerber Trust and the American […]

Welcome Composer Paul Gibson!

LeDor Publishing is thrilled to announce the recent addition of composer Paul Gibson to our roster and his beautiful work “Te Deum” for Chorus and Orchestra. Mr. Gibson received the Owen Award from Oregon Catholic Press for “outstanding achievement in the field of liturgical music.” CREATOR magazine named his Veni Sancte Spiritus one of the ten best […]

Paul Gibson

Paul Gibson (b. 1952; Sacramento, CA) received degrees in composition from Mount St. Mary’s University, Los Angeles, and California State University, Northridge. He studied with Matt Doran, Frank Campo, Aurelio de la Vega, Ian Krouse, and John Harbison. Highlights include his being commissioned to arrange hymns for the visit of Pope John Paul II to […]

Rhapsody for Viola

Conni Ellisor comments to the Tennessean’s Alan Bostick about the evolution of her Rhapsody for Viola and Strings, premiered by the Nashville Chamber Orchestra and viola soloist James Grosjean: “I had a melody in mind which I ended up not using,” she said. “I had all these themes sketched out and ended up not using […]

Marimba Concerto

Commissioned and performed by Christoper Norton with the Nashville Chamber Orchestra.   Movement 2: Movement 3: