Tonal, friendly, new music by Canadian composer Debra Rowe

Sheet Music

Debra Rowe creates tonal, friendly music for mostly traditional orchestral instruments. Please do browse the free perusal scores. Parts are available electronically (pdf files).
Midi re-creations are provided to give you an idea of what the music could sound like, but its best interpretations would come from YOU! Feel free to download them (right click) as you like, but do, please consider making a donation to help keep things going. Thank you!

chamber music
String Quartet No. 1

STRING QUARTET NO 1

  1. Adagio
  2. pdf mp3
  3. Andante
  4. pdf mp3
  5. Allegretto
  6. pdf mp3
2 violins, viola, violoncello 20:24

Les apres-midis perdus

LES APRES-MIDIS PERDUS

pdf mp3 Bb clarinet, harp, 2 violins, viola, violoncello 11:00

Ukrainian Folk Song Suite

UKRAINIAN FOLK SONG SUITE

  1. Leleki
  2. pdf mp3
  3. Horila Sosna
  4. pdf mp3
  5. Hopak
  6. pdf mp3
mezzo-soprano, Bb clarinet, viola, piano 12:10

Shakuhachi Fantasy for Bb Clarinet, Horn and String Quartet

FANTASY for Shakuhachi, Bb Clarinet, Horn and String Quartet

pdf Shakuhachi, Bb clarinet, French horn, 2 Violins, Viola, Violoncello 04:57

The Consolation of Friends

THE CONSOLATION OF FRIENDS

pdf mp3 harp, 2 violins, viola, violoncello 07:30

Double Concerto for Bb Clarinet, Contrabass and String Quartet

DOUBLE CONCERTO FOR Bb CLARINET AND CONTRABASS with STRING QUARTET

pdf Bb clarinet, Contrabass, 2 violins, viola, violoncello, 20:35

LONDONDERRY AIR

pdfmp3 Bb clarinet, 2 violins, viola, violoncello, contrabass 07:00

JE FAIS MON DEVOIR

pdf mp3
Oy Navysly (The Black Clouds are Overhanging)

OY NAVYSLY (The Black Clouds are Overhanging)

pdf mp3 Bb clarinet, viola, piano 02:24

Oi Na Hori (On the Hill)

OI NA HORI (On the Hill)

pdf Bb clarinet, piano 06:10

PARTING GLASS

Bb clarinet, piano 03:00

Bagatelle for BobBAGATELLE FOR BOB

pdf mp3 viola, piano 01:30
Too Cold to go Outside

TOO COLD TO GO OUTSIDE

pdf mp3 violoncello, piano 02:25

LOUNGING

VKYIVI



orchestral music

Christmas Child

CHRISTMAS CHILD

pdf mp3 orchestra (3 [sop/alto/bass flutes],1,1,1,3,4,0,0,6,5,4,4,2),percussion, harp, organ 04:49

SYMPHONY NO. 1

  1. Work
  2. After Work
  3. Escape



vocal/choral music

Easter Cantata

EASTER CANTATA

  1. Crucifixion pdf mp3
  2. Resurrection pdf mp3
mezzo-soprano, 2 tenors, bass-baritone, Bb clarinet, viola, piano 56:15

Lament

LAMENT

pdf mp3

SATB choir, solo violin 05:55

She Walks Alone

SHE WALKS ALONE

pdf mp3 voice (baritone) or violoncello, Bb clarinet, piano 05:46

Lilies

LILIES

pdf mp3 SATB choir, Bb clarinet, piano 06:29

So Cold

So Cold

pdf Alto (lead), backup vocals, string orchestra(8,6,6,4,2),harp, brush drum set, piano, 04:38

Milady

Always

Albert



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Music for a New Era

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Specialty Music

Newest piece...

Based on Ukrainian Taras Schevchenko's poem "The Reaper" for bass solo, cello solo, SATB choir, basso profundo choir and orchestra, Meditation on Death is in English and lasts about about half an hour. Here's a look at the text and the score... pdf
And here's a midi re-creation...


Film and Teleivsion Music

newest...Bass Lake Sunset

old NASA animation of martian landscape...

More to Life opening

TVOntario daily lifestyles programme, 1999-2001 seasons mp3


:29


More to Life @ class opening

Version of opening used during Education Weekmp3


:30

Where Our Paths Lie - version 1

Music for CBC TV coverage of the inauguration of Canada's newest territory Nunavut in April 1, 1999. mp3

2:37

Where Our Paths Lie - version 2

Both versions played during the ceremony attended by Prime Minister Jean Chretien, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development Jane Stewart, His Excellency Governor General Romeo LeBlanc, and Inuit and northern leaders. mp3

2:30


Christmas carols arranged for Harp
DOBRI VECHIR TOBI
pdf mp3 01:22
ES IST EIN ROS'
mp3 01:21
THE HURON CAROL
mp3 04:03
IRISH CAROL (CHRISTMAS)
mp3 01:35
JEG ER SA GLAD HVER JULEKVELD
mp3 02:13
NOUS VOICI DANS LA VILLE
mp3 01:35
NU TANDAS TUSEN JULELJUS
mp3 02:28
ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID'S CITY
mp3 01:22
PATAPAN
mp3 01:27
SPANISH CAROL (NATIVITY)
mp3 02:04
STILLE NACHT
mp3 01:06
TALADH CHRIOSTA
mp3 03:12
W ZLOBIE LEZY
mp3 01:58