Opus 12 - Ten English Motets

Composed 1955-57

 

         Opus12nr1         Opus12nr2-6   Opus12nr7-10

 

Opus 12 No. 1

   God So Loved the World

         Concordia Choral Series

         Concordia, 1955. 98-1078

             choir SATB

             Text: John 3:16

                      Composed 1955

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Opus 12 No. 2-6

                  following motets published in series:

         Choral Music for the Day

Opus 12 No. 2

    He Hath Done All Things Well

         Concordia, 1955. 98-1067

             choir SATB

             Mark 7:37 (Gospel for XII Trinity)

Opus 12 No. 3

   He Which Hath Begun

         Concordia, 1955. 98-1068

             choir SAB

             Phil. 1:6 (Epistle for XXII Trinity)

Opus 12 No. 4

   Lord, Save Us

         Concordia, 1956. 98-1160

             choir SSAB

             Matt. 8:25-27 (Gospel for IV Epiphany)

Opus 12 No. 5

   Many Shall Come From the East and West

         Concordia, 1955. 98-1096

             choir SAB

             Matt. 8:11, 12 (Gospel for III Epiphany)

Opus 12 No. 6

   Now Unto Him that is Able

         Concordia, 1956. 98-1079

             choir SATB

             Eph. 3:20, 21 (Epistle for XVI Trinity)

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Opus 12 No. 7-10

                  following motets published in series:

         Concordia Choral Series

Opus 12 No. 7

    The Word Was Made Flesh (Das Wort ward Fleisch)

         Concordia, 1958. 98-1431

             choir SATB

             English and German text

             Text: John 1:14

Opus 12 No. 8

   Hodie Christus natus est (Christ is Born Today)

         Concordia, 1958. 98-1430

             choir SATB

             Latin and English text

Opus 12 No. 9

   Built on the Rock

         Concordia, 1957. 98-1646

         (also publ. in The Morning Star Choirbook. Concordia, 97-6278 and separately as 981646)

             choir SA, keyboard

             Tune: Kirken den er et

Opus 12 No. 10

   Come, Ye Faithful, Raise the Strain

         Concordia, 1957. 98-1565

         (also publ. in The Morning Star Choirbook. Concordia, 97-6278 and separately as 981565)

             choir SS, keyboard

             Tune: Gaudeamus pariter