Choral Music by Timothy Sherlock

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  • The Peacock Strut

    A fun and sassy funk groove for primary choirs… create some peacock tail eyes for the singers to wear on their palms and transform the choir into a human peacock!  “Now that’s what I’m talkin’ about!”

    Primary School Songs | $55 Sheet Music
  • The Peacock Strut backing track MP3

    Give your Peacock Strut performance a funky boost with this backing track, featuring drums, bass, cowbells and rock organ! Great for use as a rehearsal accompaniment, too!

    Primary School Songs | $20 Sheet Music
  • The Soul of Australia

    This piece, first performed by the Gallipoli Choir at the 2013 ANZAC Day services in Gallipoli, Turkey, is a stirring anthem for SATB choir. Featuring a moving text by Australian poet and journalist, J.H.M. Abbott (1874 – 1953), The Soul of Australia evokes a sense of Australian pride and remembrance. Perfect repertoire choice for any ANZAC service or commemoration. Optional concert band accompaniment available.

    High School Choir Songs,ANZAC,Australia | $55 Sheet Music
  • The Steeple Tower

    A whimsical song featuring a melody entirely based on the whole tone scale! The piano accompaniment helps to anchor the tonality in spite of the whole tone feel.  Once the main melody is sung, it is simply presented again in canon creating an interesting choral moment in your programme.

    High School Choir Songs,canon,whole tone scale | $55 Sheet Music
  • The Sunlight On The Garden

    With a text by mid-20th century Irish poet, Louis McNiece, The Sunlight On The Garden is a sophisticated choral work for skilled SATB choir (with divisi). Stunning harmonic shifts help to convey the drama of the text with big, declamatory statements contrasted with gentle, poignant moments. Challenging and rewarding for skilled adult choirs.

    SATB,divisi | $55 Sheet Music
  • The Suscipe of Catherine McAuley

    Catherine McAuley was the Irish founder of the Sisters of Mercy order and her Suscipe prayer is revered by Mercy schools and institutions across the world. To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the founding of All Hallows’ School in Brisbane, Timothy Sherlock composed this setting of the prayer for SSA choir and piano. Optional string quartet accompaniment is also available.

  • The Swan

    With a text by American poet, Mary Oliver, The Swan is a haunting piece for unaccompanied mixed chorus exploring the theme of how the experience of beauty can touch us on a profound level: “And did you feel it, in your heart, how it pertained to everything? And have you finally figured out what beauty is for? And has it changed your life?” Skilled choirs will enjoy the dissonance and gentle nuances in this piece – a contemporary Australian choral gem. SSAB arrangement also available.

    SSAA | $55 Sheet Music
  • There Was A Child Went Forth

    Walt Whitman’s poem about a person being the sum of one’s experiences provides the text for this original a cappella composition. Rich harmonies and a whimsical ostinato section make this piece a perfect choice for skilled SATB high school, university or adult choirs. A proven favourite of choirs and their audiences.

    SATB,divisi | $55 Sheet Music
  • To Stop The Train (In Cases Of Emergency)

    “Ladies and gentlemen, the Royal Association of Railway Conductors would now like to present an important public safety announcement!” Have some fun with your choir as they sing this arrangement of the popular folk song, featuring unison singing and two-part and three-part canon. Rising key changes, vamping accompaniment part and some effective body percussion all add to the drama. An easy piece to learn with an impressive part-work outcome. All aboard!

    Primary School Songs | $55 Sheet Music
  • We Are The Future

    Commissioned by the Queensland chapter of the Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia (KMEIA) for the 2016 National Conference, this inspirational song celebrates that special synergy between learners and educators: I am: the student, the learner, the beginner, the seeker of knowledge; You are: the teacher, the mentor, the nurturer, the facilitator of knowledge, the sharer of wisdom; We are: the shared future, the coming together of generations, the cycle of knowledge, the passing of wisdom. With flexible voicing possibilities (SAB, SA or unison), this song is sure to be a favourite choice for graduation ceremonies and other commemorations. Includes a handchime part (2 octaves).

    SA,handchimes,piano accompaniment | $55 Sheet Music
  • Windy Days and Rainy Days

    A whimsical song about the reasons children love windy days and rainy days! Charming unison melody in the verses, followed by a simple two-part exchange describing the sounds of the windy day versus the rainy day. Perfect for young treble choirs.

    SA | $55 Sheet Music