Musical works by Peter Tranchell, with analysis and scores
The Cambridge University Library Newton Catologue entry for this chant records:
The For SATBrB & organ in E flat minor. Originally numbered '89D': this is a transposed copy of Chant 89C … more
The Libran Preces and Responses were composed in October 1972 for ATBrBB unaccompanied.
Note under title: 'Entitled 'Libran', since composed during the sun's alleged transit of the constellation … more
Peter Tranchell's Sonatina for pianoforte (1949) is a little mysterious - Tranchell didn't mention it in letters home, and was at the time talking more about his piano concerto (which either never … more
Some degree of mystery surrounds Peter Tranchell's Sonata (or Sonatas) for piano.
In a letter to his parents, 25 Mar 48, Peter wrote:
...My supervisor's put me in for 2 composition … more
Music for the service of Holy Communion : written for Fitzwilliam House, 1960
Peter Tranchell, 1960
With optional parts for 2 trumpets.
Music for: Kyrie - Credo - Sursum corda - Sanctus - … more
The Sonatina for flute and piano was written for and dedicated to Henri and Juana Fromageot in May 1966.
The work is in three movements:
I Lentissimo - Allegro (Duration 4'15")
II Andantino … more
For Bass Solo, SATB Choir and Organ [Revised Version 1988].
Sanctus & Benedictus
Peter Tranchell's notes included as pages 14-15 of the copies: … more
The Four Voluntaries for Organ were performed by Basil Ramsey, later to be Editor of The Musical Times, at New Court Congregational Church, Tollington Park, London N4 on Monday 3rd November 1 … more
THE SPINNING HOUSE
A Concert Entertainment in One Act
The Libretto by H. C. PORTER & PETER TRANCHELL
The Music by PETER TRANCHELL
Daisy Simpkins was first performed at the May Week … more
Peter Tranchell wrote The Mayor of Casterbridge for the Festival of Britain in 1951.
He described the "tribulations of a composer getting his first opera performed" in A … more