World Premiere peerformances: San Francisco Choral Artists, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Palo Alto, California, December 10, 2016; St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Oakland, California, December 11, 2016; St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, San Francisco, California, December 18, 2016.
The recording here is from a reading by the American Creators Chorus (with the composer participating in the alto section), Oregon Bach Festival Composers Symposium, Eugene, Oregon, July 2014
Sis praesul et custodia.
Et noctium phantasmata;
Cum Spiritu Paraclito Regnans
An Ambrosian hymn from the 7th century for the close of day at Compline, from the Roman Breviary.
Creator of the world, we pray
That with Thy wonted favor,