Gordon Thornett

Christmas Candles

This is a lighthearted piece, my first ever commission!  It was written for John Bayley and the Solihull Chandos Choir, and received its first performance on 14th December 2010 at […]

No – this is not a new tune to these familiar words!  I was asked by Michael Pohlenz, Director of Music at Wellshire Presbyterian Church in Denver, Colorado, to arrange […]

This simple a cappella setting of Blake’s poem was written for the Sutton Coldfield Chamber Choir.  Click on Little Lamb to see the vocal score.   I can send a more […]

This piece was also written for a specific group, the City of Birmingham Junior Youth Chorus, and their conductor, Shirley Court.  It received its first performances at the CBSO Christmas […]

New orchestral piece for holiday concerts: “A Children’s Suite for Christmas” Are you looking for something a little different for your Christmas concert this year? I’ve just completed a new […]