HOWARD HANSON Biography Works List

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Before the Dawn 4:00
3/2/2/2; 4/2/3/1; timp., str.

Bold Island Suite, Op. 46 (1961) 27:30
4/3/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp., pno. or cel.; str.

Dies Natalis (1967) 12:00
3/3/3/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc.; str.

Elegy in Memory of Serge Koussevitsky, Op. 44 14:00
2/2/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., hp.; str.
Study score published: ET21

For the First Time (1962) 16:00
4/2/2/2; 2/0/0/0; perc., hp., pno.; str.

Mosaics (1957) 13:00
3/3/3/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp.; str.

Pan and the Priest, Op. 26 (1923) 11:00
3/2/2/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., pno.; str.
Study score published: SC38

Prelude and Ballet to the "Forest Play" (1919)
1/1/2/1; 2/0/0/0; timp., perc.; str.

"Summer Seascape No. 1" from Bold Island Suite 12:30
3/2/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., hp.; str.

Symphony No. 1, Op. 21 ("Nordic") (1922) 28:00
3/2/2/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp.; str.
Score published: ETO6F

Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 ("Romantic") 27:00
3/3/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp.; str.
Study score published: SC2

Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 ("Romantic") 7:00
Excerpt from 1st movement
Score and parts published: C123

Symphony No. 3, Op. 33 35:00
3/3/3/3; 4/3/3/1; timp.; str.

Symphony No. 3, Op. 33. Andante tranquillo (2nd mvt.) 8:00
3/3/3/3; 4/3/3/1; timp.; str.

Symphony No. 4, Op. 34 ("Requiem") 22:00
3/2/2/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp.; str.

Symphony No. 5 ("Sinfonia Sacra") (1954) 13:00
3/3/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp.; str.

Symphony No. 6 (1967) 20:00
3/3/3/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc.; str.
Study score published: SC34

STRING ORCHESTRA

Rhythmic Variations on Two Ancient Hymns 5:00
Score and parts (to be published): AS62

CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA OR BAND

Cherubic Hymn, Op. 37 12:00
Text: Greek Catholic Liturgy of Saint John
Chrysostom, translated by Stephen A. Hurlbut
SATB chorus; 3/2/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., pno.; str.
Choral score published: 03659

How Excellent Thy Name (1952) 4:00
Arr. Edwin E. Heilakka
SATB chorus; 3/2/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp.; str.
Choral score published: CM6806

Lament for Beowulf, Op. 25 19:00
Text: Anglo-Saxon epic, translated by William Morris and A. J. Wyatt
SATB chorus; 3/2/2/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., 2 hp.; str.
Choral score published: O4879

Lumen in Christo 21:00
(with Variations on Themes of Haydn and Handel)
Text: The Bible
SSAA chorus; 2/2/2/2; 2/2/2/0; timp., perc., hp., pno.; str.

The Mystic Trumpeter 16:00
Text: Walt Whitman
Narrator, SATB chorus; 3/3/2/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp., pno.; str.

New Land, New Convenant (1976) 40:00
Text: various sources, compiled by Howard C. Kee.
Narrator, solo soprano and baritone voices, SATB chorus, optional children's chorus;
3/2/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc.; str.

2 Psalms (nos. 121 and 150) 9:00
Solo medium voice, SATB chorus; 3/2/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp.; str.
Choral scores published:
Psalm 150: CM7699
Psalm 121 and 150: O4806

A Sea Symphony (1977) 17:00
Text: Walt Whitman
SATB chorus; 3/3/3/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp., pno.; str.
Choral score published: O5027

A Sea Symphony (1977) 17:00
Text: Walt Whitman
SATB chorus and band
Choral score published: O5027

Song of Democracy, Op. 44 12:00
Text: Walt Whitman
SATB chorus; 3/3/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp., cel.; str.
Choral score published: O4028

Song of Democracy, Op. 44 12:00
Text: Walt Whitman
SATB chorus and band
Choral score published: O4028

Song of Democracy, Op. 44 (1959) 12:00
Text: Walt Whitman
TTBB chorus and band
Choral score published: O4262

Song of Human Rights, Op. 49 (1963) 12:00
Text: excerpts from the Preamble to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
SATB chorus; 3/2/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc.; str.

Streams in the Desert (1969) 12:00
Text: Isaiah XXXV
SATB chorus; 3/2/2/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., hp., pno.; str.
Choral score published: O4804

BAND

Centennial March (1966) 5:30
Score and parts published: J633

Chorale and Alleluia, Op. 42 5:00
Score and parts published: J517

Chorale and Fanfare from "Laude" 3:00

Dies Natalis (1967) 12:00
Score and parts published: J668 (archive edition)

Howard Hanson Suite 2:42
Arr. Andrew Balent
Score and parts published: YBS35 (archive edition)

Laude 10:30
Score and parts published: J687

Merry Mount Suite 9:30
Arr. Charles Garland

Symphony No. 1, Op. 21 ("Nordic") 6:00
Andante terneramente con semplicita
(2nd mvt.); arr. Joseph E. Maddy
Score published: ETB1F

Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 ("Romantic") 6:00
Andante con tennerezza (2nd mvt.);
Arr. Norman Goldberg
Score and parts published: ETB2

Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 ("Romantic")
Interlochen Theme 1:00
Arr. Andrew Balent
Score and parts published: ET35

Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 ("Romantic")
Allegro con brio (3rd mvt.) 7:00
Arr. W. Francis McBeth
Score and parts published: ETB9

Variations on an Ancient Hymn 3:30
Score and Parts published: J703
(archive edition)

SOLO INSTRUMENT AND ORCHESTRA OR BAND

Concerto for Organ, Harp, and Strings, Op. 22, No. 3 15:00
Solo organ and piano reduction published: O3413 (archive edition)

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 36, in G major (1948) 20:00
Solo piano; 3/2/2/2; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc.; str.
Solo piano and piano reduction published: ET2

Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 36, in G major 20:00
Arr. Frank Bencriscutto
Solo piano and band
Solo piano and piano reduction published: ET2

Fantasy Variations on a Theme of Youth (1951) 12:00
Solo piano and string orchestra
Solo piano and piano reduction published: O4628

Lux Aeterna, Op. 24 (1923) 15:00
Sol viola; 3/2/2/3; 4/3/3/1; timp., perc., 2 hp.; str.

Nymph and Satyr (1978) 12:00
Solo clarinet and bassoon; 0/0/1/0; 2/2/0/0; hp.; str.

Pastorale, Op. 38 (1949) 6:00
Solo oboe; 0/0/0/0; 0/0/0/0; hp.; str.
Solo oboe and piano reduction published: W2247

Serenade, Op. 35 6:00
Solo flute; 0/0/0/0; 0/0/0/0; hp.; str.
Full score and parts published: AS11
Solo flute and piano reduction published: W1923

Serenade, Op. 35 6:00
Arr. Ruth Anderson
Solo flute and wind ensemble
Solo flute and piano reduction published: W1923

Summer Seascape, No. 2 9:00
Solo viola and string orchestra

Young Person's Guide to the Six-Tone Scale 27:00
Solo piano and wind ensemble
Score published: O5149

CHORUS AND PIANO

How Excellent Thy Name (1952) 4:00
SSAA chorus and piano
Choral score published: CM6706

A Prayer of the Middle Ages 4:00
SATB chorus a cappella
Choral score published: CM7975

PIANO (PUBLISHED EDITIONS)

The Bell - P2263
Clog Dance - P2387
Dance of the Warriors - P2133
Enchantment - P2128
For the First Time - O4642
Three Miniatures - P2393

CHAMBER ENSEMBLE

Summer Seascape, No. 2 9:00
Solo viola and string quartet

VOICE AND CHAMBER ENSEMBLE

Four Psalms, Op. 50 (1964) 17:50
Solo baritone voice and string sextet (2 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos)
Vocal score published: O4608

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