Mixed chorus

Easy:

SONGS FROM THE EARTH (Sånger ur jorden) (1992/2008)
for mixed chorus. 6′. 
1. Night on our earth (Natt över jorden)
2. Do not fear the darkness (Var inte rädd för mörkret).
Text: Erik Blomberg. Singable text in Swedish and English.
Ed. Reimers
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DO NOT FEAR THE DARKNESS (Var inte rädd för mörkret) (1992/2007)
4′. Text: Erik Blomberg. Singable text in Swedish and English.
Version for mixed chorus commissioned by the Swedish Radio Choir.
Ed. Reimers
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NÄR NATTEN SKÄNKER FRID (When night confers repose) (2003)
for mixed chorus. Text: Gunnar Björling. 4′.
Ed. Reimers
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LIFE’S A FALDERA (Livet é ett tjolahejsan) (1996)
canon for mixed or treble chorus. Text Sofia Blom.
Swedish and English texts.
Ed. Reimers
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TWO CHEERFUL SONGS FOR CHOIR; Life’s a Faldera and The Monkey Song
for mixed or treble chorus. Text Sofia Blom, Johan Rehnqvist.
Swedish and English texts.
Ed. Reimers
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Medium:

I VARJE BIT BRÖD (The bread in my mouth) (2009) 5′
Text: Göran Sonnevi
Commissioned by the choirs of the Västerås Cathedral
Gehrmans
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GIVE US YOUR PEACE (Giv oss din frid (2009) 4′
Commissioned by the choirs of the Västerås Cathedral
Singable text in Swedish and English
G
ehrmans
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IN HEAVEN’S HALL (I himmelen) (1998)
for mixed chorus and solo voices. 4′.
Text: Laurentius Laurinius. Singable text in Swedish and English.
Ed Reimers
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VISHETENS LOV (In Praise of Wisdom)
for mixed chorus and two children voices. 18′.
1. Från evighet (From eternity) 2. En broder mer (One brother more) 3. Mätarlarven (The Inchworm) 4. Ej blir det natt (Night will not come)
Commissioned by the Swedish Radio for the Swedish Radio Choir.
Ed. Reimers
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EN BRODER MER och MÄTARLARVEN (One brother more and The Inchworm)
from In Praise of Wisdom (96/05)
Text: Stig Dagerman, Werner Aspenström.
Ed. Reimers
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MÖRKRETS EVIGHET (The Eternity of Darkness)
for treble chorus, mixed chorus and timpani. 5′.
Supplementary movement to Vishetens lov.
Texts: Proverbs 8, Mia Stolpe-Törneman, Ida Johansson.
Ed. Reimers

BARA DU GÅR ÖVER MARKERNA (When you but walk the ground) (1995)
for mixed chorus. 4′. Text: Bo Bergman. .
Ed. Reimers
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LJUSFÄLTEN (Fields of light) (1989)
for mixed chorus and string trio ad lib. 2′.
Text: Edith Södergran.
Ed. Reimers
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TILT (1985) Drama for mixed chorus a cappella.
9′. Text: Staffan Olzon.
Commissioned by Rikskonserter/Concerts Sweden.
Gehrmans Musikförlag
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Advanced:

TENEBRAE (2010) for mixed choir. 7’
Text: Paul Celan
Commissioned by the Ultima Festival for the Radio Choir of Latvia.
Gehrmans

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HAYA! – Song of the Joy of Day (2009/2011)
for two mixed chorus. 4’
Text in the Haya language by the composer (phonetical)
Commissioned by the Swedish Radio P2 and Berwaldhallen.
Gehrmans
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HAYA! – Song of the Joy of Day (2009)
for mixed chorus. 4’
Text in the Haya language by the composer (phonetical)
Composed for the Eric Ericson Award 2009 Commissioned by the Swedish Radio P2 and Berwaldhallen.
MIC
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TEILE DICH NACHT (2002)
for mixed chorus and solo female voice. 20′.
Texts: Nelly Sachs
Commissioned by Südwestrundfunk for Donaueschingen Music Days 2002
MIC
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TILL ÄNGELN MED DE BRINNANDE HÄNDERNA (To the Angel with the Fiery Hands) (2000)
for mixed chorus and oboe. 9′.
Commissioned by Southwest Missouri State University, USA.
Ed. Reimers
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With large ensemble/ orchestra:

Level: good amateur choir

REQUIEM AETERNAM (2008)
for two sopranos, mixed choir and and orchestra. 32′.
Instr: 2 2 2 2-2 2-1 perc, harp, strings (min 6, 5, 4, 4, 2).
Performed in Swedish (soloists) and Latin (choir and soloists).
Texts: trad., Kerstin Ekman, F M Franzén, Laurentius Laurinus. 1. The newborn grasps 2. My hour of rest will ring in – requiem. 3. Kyrie 4. The newborn grasps 5. Umbrae mortis 6. De profundis 7. In Heaven’s Hall 8. Sanctus 9. Libera me.
Commissisoned by Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Swedish Chamber Orchestra.
MIC
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Level: advanced

SALVE REGINA – HEAVENLY QUEEN (2007)

for mixed choir, fl., ob., kl., mand, guitar, harp, perc. piano, 2 vl., vla., vlc., kb. 13′
Commissioned by The Eduard van Beinum Stichting for the Netherlands Chamber Choir and Nieuw Ensemble. First performance at Muziekgebouw in Amsterdam, conducted by Ed Spanjard on 24th of May, 2007.
MIC
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