Chorale Fantasia

My daily ritual during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic was to play a Bach chorale and compose an original chorale. This piece spins together several of my chorales, offering a fresh interpretation of the chorale fantasia genre which originates from the Baroque period. Transmutations of Bach’s “O Sacred Head” chorale (from the St Matthew Passion) bookend the composition.


  • For orchestra
  • Category: Large Ensemble
  • Year Composed: 2021
  • Duration: 5'
  • Orchestration:
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