Composer

Carol began composing in 2004 when she started studying at the New Zealand School of Music in Wellington.

The majority of her compositions are for choir or other vocal ensemble. Further information on most of these works is available at SOUNZ, The Centre for New Zealand Music.

Carol's works have been performed at concerts and broadcast on radio in New Zealand and overseas.

 

Adam Lay Ibounden for vocal octet unaccompanied
Amokura a lullaby for SATB choir with piano accompaniment
An Tuiream Bais a Gaelic death dirge for a cappella SSAATTBB choir
Dulcie's Song for SATB choir and piano
Five Golden Songs a song cycle for SATB choir
Five Jisei for SSAATB choir
I Be Me for soprano and percussion
I Saw a Fair Maiden a Christmas lullaby for SATB choir
Maria's song for string quartet and recorded voice
Momentary Pleasures for piano
Pandorasong composed with Callum White
for SATB choir and percussion (bass drum & djembe)
People Come and Sing for SATB choir
Perfume 9 miniatures for bass clarinet and percussion
Polskie Kwiaty for SATB quartet and accordion
Psalm 128 Lord show us your ways for SATB choir and piano
She Moved Through the Fair arrangement of a traditional Irish song for SATB choir
Smile Song for treble voices and piano
Tangi for SSAATTBB choir with SATB soloists
Tangi for a cappella SSAATTBB vocal ensemble
Tesknota for eight-voice vocal ensemble, string quintet, piano, soprano solo and countertenor solo
The Riddle of Her Flight for soprano, piano and vibraphone
The Seed (Pillars of the Temple) for SSAATTB with percussion
The Simplicity of Arcs for piano
Thinking in the Moonlight for Chinese yangqin (hammered dulcimer) with a Chinese text to be recited by performer
Ursula at Parakakariki for SSAATB choir with piano, bassoon and percussion