Music List

An Incomplete Listing Of Music By Tom Wallace
If you are interested in receiving a perusal copy of a title, please contact Tom about availability.
Commissioned works: 
  • Songs of Loss and Love (Cabaret for 3 voices, guitar, piano, violin, cello) -- Text by Terry Quinn (43.5 minutes)
  • Interlochen Hearts (Short work for Concert Harp and Clarinet)(3.75 minutes)
  • Drawn of Dream: Music for Massage, Yoga, and Other Meditations, 2012. (76.5 minutes)
  • A Midnight Pillow, TTBB, guitar, bass guitar, piano, flute, violin, also version with harp, 2010. (4.2 minutes) -- Text by Molly Bogue
  • Surrounded by a Great Cloud of Witnesses (Sacred Anthem) SATB, piano, 2009. (3.25 minutes) -- Text by Bud Precise
  • Queen Anne’s Lace, piano solo/duet, 2009. (1.5 minutes)
  • Glory to God, Ruler of Creation (Hymn) SATB, piano, 2009. (2.6 minutes) -- Text by Charles Kowalski
  • Spirit of God (Sacred Anthem) SATB, piano, 2009. (3.5 minutes) -- Text by Tom Wallace
  • Boy at the Window (Concert piece) SATB, soprano, piano, 2005. (5 minutes) -- Text by Richard Wilbur

Current Commissions: 
  • Christmas Music for Harp
Also "In the works":
  • "Legendary Deaths: Three Operatic Scenes" -- Libretto by Terry Quinn
  • "Drawn of Light: Music for Massage, Yoga, and Other Meditations" played on Concert Harp and Violin
  • Recording and accompanying songbook of "Neva's Lullabies" (see below under "Vocal Music")(30 minutes)
  • "Center Self" (Planned CD of guitar-based songs) 

Larger works: 
  • Charlie! -- a Musical about Charlie Howard, 2011 -- Text by Bruce Spang (96 minutes)
  • Portrait of Peter (set of songs) TTBB, guitar, bass guitar, violin, flute, 2011 (20 minutes) -- Text by Tom Wallace
    • I could never tell
    • I don't want you scared
    • Only your song
    • You invited me in
    • My house
  • A Play Within Songs, men's chorus, various solos, 3 keyboards, guitar, bass guitar, percussion, based on songs associated with the plays of William Shakespeare) -- Texts and Tunes by various people, story by Molly Bogue
  • Winter Night Gloria, SATB, Soprano and Tenor, brass quintet, organ, 2001. (20 minutes) -- Text by Edna St. Vincent Millay and from the Gloria of the Mass

Sacred Anthems: 
  • Missa Brevis, SATB men and boys’ choir (a cappella), 1977. 
  • The mercies of the Lord, SATB, organ, 1991. 
  • God is my strong salvation, SATB, piano, 1992. 
  • We come to this your table, SATB, solo voice, organ, 1992. 
  • Song of Hope, SATB, piano, 1993. 
  • Drop, Drop, Slow Tears, SATB (a cappella), 1999. 
  • And it was good, SATB, piano, 2001. 
  • Benedictus, Unison, organ, 2001. (2.1 minutes)
  • The Lamb, SATB, piano, 2001. 
  • A burning fire, 2-part, piano, 2002. 
  • You send forth your Spirit, SATB, children’s voices, organ, violin, 2002. 
  • Your love, O Lord, 2-part, organ, 2002. 
  • The Lord is gracious, TB, piano, 2002. (2 minutes)
  • A sower went out to sow, Unison, soprano solo (a cappella), 2002. 
  • And God shall wipe away all tears, SAB, organ, 2002. 
  • Lord, you are my portion and my cup, SATB, baritone (a cappella), 2004. 
  • A joyful Christmas song, SA, piano, 2004. 
  • A joyful Christmas song, SAB, piano, 2004. 

Service Music: 
  • A song to the Lamb, Unison, Organ, 2001. 
  • Sanctus, Unison, Organ, 2001. 

Children’s Chorus: 
  • The Lamb, 2-part, piano, 2001. 
  • The Lord is gracious, 2-part, piano, 2002. (2 minutes)
  • The Old Gumbie Cat, Unison, piano, 2003. 
  • The Ad-dressing of Cats, Unison, piano, 2003. 
  • Piping Down the Valleys Wild, Unison, piano, 2005. 
  • All of our dreams (set of songs), piano, 2005. (20 minutes)
    • For C.W.B. (4-part) 
    • Young and old (3-part) 
    • The sixth of January (2-part) 
    • Masterworks of Ming (Unison) 
    • Franklin Hyde (2-part) 
    • Pavane (piano solo) 
    • First Lesson (2-part) 
    • A little tooth (3-part) 
    • A merry note (3-part) 
    • A wintry sonnet (2-part) 

Choral Arrangements: 
  • Lord of the dance, SATB, piano, 2002. 
  • Hand me down my silver trumpet, SATB (a cappella), 2002. 
  • Soul cakes, 6-part children’s voices (a cappella), 2002. 
  • Grand Dieu! Que de merveilles, 2-part children’s voices, piano, 2002. 
  • Noel Nouvelet, SSA, descant recorder, treble recorder, cello, 2002. 
  • Patapan, unison children’s voices, descant recorder, treble recorder, tambourine, 2002. 
  • Quittez Pasteurs, SSA, string quartet, 2002. 
  • The Keeper, unison children’s voices, solo voice, piano, 2003. 
  • Methinks I see a heavenly host, unison children’s voices, 2 soprano recorders, harpsichord, cello, 2004. 
  • Le Sommeil de l’Enfant Jesus, 2-part children’s voices, piano, 2004. 
  • Marche des rois, unison children’s voices, piano, 2004. 
  • What a Wonderful World, 6-part men's voices, 2009
  • Do You Hear What I Hear, 10-part men's voices, 2009

Operinas: (Texts by various groups of young people)
  • Humpty Dumpty Dumped, 1998. (12 minutes) 
  • Potato and Carrot, 1998. (6 minutes) 
  • Sun and moon, 1998. (6 minutes) 
  • Lucky Charm, 1999. (8 minutes) 
  • Raccoon Trouble, 2000. (10 minutes) 
  • Jack and the baby, 2000. (15 minutes) 
  • Hogwash!, 2005. (45 minutes) 

Original Piano Works: 
  • Threem and Variations, 1977. (3.25 minutes)
  • In a field, 1985. (1.25 minutes)
  • Romance, 1985. (1.2 minutes)
  • Duet for One, 1985. (3 minutes)
  • Dolorosity, 1989. (1.1 minute)
  • Dear Lady, 2007. (2.2 minutes)
  • Gift Dance, 2007. (2.25 minutes)
  • Für Rhiannon, 2007. 
  • Come Spring, 2007. (1.5 minutes)

Piano Arrangement: 
  • Jasmine (duet) 2008 

Vocal Music: 
  • Three songs from ”How to bring up a son”, Baritone, piano,1986. 
    • Be good to the child 
    • To young learner praise 
    • When thy son 
  • Child In the Sand, 2 Tenors, Baritone,1992. (1.1 minute)
  • The Mighty Red-tail, SSTB,1992. (1.35 minutes)
  • The Red Wagon, Tenor, piano, 2000. 
  • Morning, Tenor, piano, 2001. 
  • Breaux, Tenor, piano, 2004. (2.2 minutes)
  • Breaux (arrangement for tenor, harp), 2009. (2.2 minutes)
  • Neva's Lullabies (concert harp, female vocalist) 2010. (CD with songbook ill. by Emily Bracale planned by 2014.)(30 minutes)

Instrumental Music: 
  • Pointed, clarinet, double bass, 1986. (2.5 minutes)
  • Saviour’s Promise, organ, 2001. 
  • Rejoice, Rejoice!, 2 trumpets in C, horn, trombone, 2002. 
  • Pavane for Violin and Piano, 2005, 2012. 
  • Quietude, 2 guitars, 2009.
  • At the Window, violin, piano, 2012.
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