For GALA Choruses

May 24, 2009

All there is is love (1993) mp3
Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles, Jon Bailey, director. Poem by Paul Monette
[audio:http://yrmusic.com/audio/bourland.roger/all.there.is.is.love.mp3]

HIDDEN LEGACIES 1. Before the Storm mp3
TTBB; GMCLA, Jon Bailey conducting
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/hidleg1.beforethestorm.mp3]

2. Nightmare mp3
TTBB; GMCLA, Jon Bailey conducting
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/hidleg2.nightmare.mp3]

3. Give us a Death Undiminished mp3
TTBB; GMCLA, Jon Bailey conducting
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/hidleg3.giveusadeath.mp3]

4. Left Behind mp3
TTBB and synth ensemble; GMCLA, Jon Bailey conductor; from HIDDEN LEGACIES. Men 2-step throughout the piece, there is a dance break in the middle, and at the end only one man is left dancing alone.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/hidleg4.left_behind.mp3]

5. Dinosaur mp3
TTBB and synth ensemble; GMCLA, Jon Bailey conductor; from HIDDEN LEGACIES. Men 2-step throughout the piece, there is a dance break in the middle, and at the end only one man is left dancing alone.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/hidleg5.dinosaur.mp3]

6. Lullabye mp3
From HIDDEN LEGACIES, TTBB and synth ensemble. GMCLA, Bailey (1992 Live at the Wiltern).
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/hidleg6.lullabye.mp3]

7. We Sing mp3
TTBB and CD accpt; GMCLA, 2003 performance at the Alex Theatre, Bruce Mayhall, conductor. From HIDDEN LEGACIES.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/hidleg7.we_sing.mp3]


LETTERS TO THE FUTURE “Distressed” (1993) mp3
TTBB and synth ensemble; Richard Garrin conducts Windy City Gay Chorus; Thom Gunn wrote this text specifically for LETTERS TO THE FUTURE.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/letters3.distressed.mp3]

LETTERS TO THE FUTURE “the last song” (1993) mp3
TTBB and synth ensemble; Richard Garrin conducts Windy City Gay Chorus; Thom Gunn wrote this text specifically for LETTERS TO THE FUTURE.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/letters5.the_last_song.mp3]

LETTERS TO THE FUTURE “Now and forever” mp3
TTBB and synth ensemble; from LETTERS TO THE FUTURE, Garrin conducts Windy City Gay Chorus. Allen Ginsberg contributed this (then) unpublished poem for the cycle.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/letters7.now_and_forever.mp3]


FLASHPOINT/STONEWALL “The Parade” (1994) mp3
Tenor solo, Bass solo, TTBB and synth ensemble; GMCLA, Bailey. from FLASHPOINT/STONEWALL.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/flashpoint5.parade.mp3]

FLASHPOINT/STONEWALL “Shame” (1994) mp3
TTBB and synth ensemble; from FLASHPOINT/STONEWALL, GMCLA, Bailey.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/flashpoint4.shame.mp3]

FLASHPOINT/STONEWALL “DreamDrag” (1994) mp3
for bass solo in drag, men’s chorus and synthesizer ensemble; Gay Men’ Chorus of Los Angeles, Jon Bailey, conductor, Craig Wheeler, bass — June 1994.
[audio:http://www.rogerbourland.com/v2/assets/flashpoint3.dreamdrag.mp3]