Commissioned Pieces

Commonwealth Chorale is proud to have commissioned works by accomplished contemporary American composers, in particular those from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  Here are the commissioned works  and the year of their world premiere:

David Carrier with Patricia Van Ness1990 - Alan  Fletcher (b. 1956 ), That Hour of Gentleness

1995 - James Woodman (b. 1957), Narcissus

2000 - Patricia Van Ness (b. 1951), Nocturnes

2001 - Julian Wachner (b. 1969),  Rilke Songs

2002 - Charles Shadle (b. 1960), A New England Seasonal

2019 - Carson Cooman, (b. 1982), As We are Changed

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