Conducting Repertoire

Andrew Morris is an accomplished conductor of both orchestral and choral music.  His repertoire ranges from sixteenth century a cappella music, to Purcell, Bach and Handel, the Classical orchestral and choral works, the Romantic symphonies and choral works, to the twentieth century. He has a particular interest in contemporary music and has a great deal of experience in conducting works by living composers.

A list of some of the main works in his repertoire follows in alphabetical order of composer:

ArnoldTam O’Shanter, English Dances, Scottish Dances
BachMass in B minor, St Matthew Passion, St John Passion, all the Cantatas, all the Motets, Brandenburg Concerti 1 to 6, Orchestral Suites 1 to 4
BeethovenAll the 9 symphonies, all the 5 piano concertos, Violin concerto, Triple Concerto, Mass in C, overtures Egmont, Coriolanus, Leonora No 3, Consecration of the House
BerliozSymphonie Fantastique, Harold in Italy, L’enfance du Christ, Roman Carnival overture
BorodinSymphony 2, Polotsvian Dances
BrahmsSymphonies 1, 2 and 4, Tragic Overture, Academic Festival Overture, Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Ein deutsches Requiem
BrittenYoung Person’s Guide to the Orchestra, Simple Symphony, Rejoice in the Lamb, Hymn to St Cecilia,
BrucknerSymphonies 4 and 7, all the motets, Te Deum
ByrdMasses and motets
CarissimiJephtha
CoplandAppalachian Spring
DvorakSymphonies 7, 8 and 9, Cello concerto in B minor, Mass in D
ElgarSymphonies 1 and 2, ‘Enigma’ Variations, Introduction and Allegro, Serenade, overtures Cockaigne and In the South, The Dream of Gerontius, The Apostles, The Kingdom, The Music Makers, Sea Pictures
FaurePavane, Requiem, Cantique de Jean Racine
FranckSymphony in D minor
Gabrieli, G.Brass music and motets
GregsonTuba Concerto, A Festival Fanfare
GriegPiano Concerto, Peer Gynt suites 1 and 2, Sigurd Jorsalfar, Holberg Suite
HandelMessiah, Israel in Egypt, Samson, Judas Maccabeus, Saul and Solomon, Dixit Dominus, The 12 Great Concerti Grossi Opus 6, Water Music, Music for the Royal Fireworks
HaydnSymphonies 44, 45, 92, 94, 100, 101, 102, 103 and 104, Sinfonia Concertante, Trumpet Concert, Creation, The Seasons, Nelson Mass, Little Organ Mass
HolstThe Planets suite, St Paul’s Suite, Hymn of Jesus
KodalyHary Janos, Jesus and the traders
LisztPiano Concert No 1, Via Crucis
Maxwell DaviesAn Orkney Wedding with Sunrise, O magnum mysterium
MaconchyThe Leaden Echo and the Golden Echo
MendelssohnSymphonies 3, 4 and 5, Hebrides overture, Music to A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Violin concerto, Elijah, Hear my prayer and the church motets
MozartSymphonies 25, 29, 35, 36, 38, 39, 40 and 41, piano concertos 18, 20, 22 and 23, Violin concerti 3 and 4, Horn concerti 2 and 4, Flute concerto1, Bassoon concerto,  Clarinet concerto, The Magic Flute, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Requiem, Mass in C minor, Coronation Mass, Vesperae solennes de confessore, Regina Coeli, Exsultate Jubilate
MussorgskyPictures at an Exhibition, Night on a bare mountain
NeilsenSymphony No 5
PalestrinaMasses and motets, Stabat mater
Panufnik, A.Two Lyric Pieces, Concertino
PattersonIntersections, Four Rustic Sketches, Requiem, Jubilate, Missa Brevis
PoulencOrgan Concerto, Gloria, various motets
ProkofievPeter and the Wolf, Lieutenant Kije, Romeo and Juliet ballet suite
PurcellDido and Aeneas, King Arthur, Ode on St Cecilia’s Day, Funeral Music for Queen Mary and various verse anthems
RachmaninovSymphony1, Piano concertos 2 and 3
Rimsky-KorsakovCappricio Espagnole
RossiniOvertures The Barber of Saville, The Thieving Magpie, and William Tell
Scarlatti, D.Stabat mater
Saint-SaensSymphony 3 (‘Organ Symphony’), Cello concerto, Carnival of the animals
SchubertAll 9 symphonies, Overture in C minor, the orchestral masses
SchumannAll 4 symphonies, Piano concerto
SchutzThe Christmas Story
ShostakovichFestival Overture, Piano Concerto 1, The Gadfly
SibeliusSymphonies 1, 2, 3, 5 and 7, Karelia’ suite, Finlandia, Tapiola
StravinskyThe Firebird Suite, Pulcinella, Symphony of Psalms
TavenerUltimos Ritos, Canticle of the Mother of God, In Alium, Risen!, Two Hymns to the Mother of God, Song for Athene
TchaikovskySymphonies 4, 5 and 6, 1812 Overture, Romeo and Juliet, Nutcracker Suite, Swan Lake Suite, Marche Slav, Serenade for Strings
Vaughan WilliamsSea Symphony, London Symphony, Symphonies 4, 5, 6 and 8, Tuba Concerto, The Lark Ascending, Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis, Five Tudor Portraits, Dona Nobis Pacem, Serenade to Music, The Hundredth Psalm, Mass in G minor, various items of church music
WagnerPrelude to Die Meistersinger, Prelude to Tristan and Isolde, Overture to The Flying Dutchman
WaltonSymphony 1, Crown Imperial, Orb and Septre
Wiren, DagSerenade


Continuo (organ/harpsichord) repertoire

BachMass in B minor, St Matthew Passion, St John Passion, all the Cantatas, Brandenberg Concerti 1 to 6, Orchestral Suites 1 to 4
CarissimiJephtha
HandelMessiah, Israel in Egypt, Samson, Judas Maccabeus, Saul, Solomon, Dixit Dominus, The 12 Great Concerti Grossi Opus 6, Water Music, Music for the Royal Fireworks
HaydnSymphonies 44 and 45, Nelson Mass
MozartRequiem, C minor Mass, Coronation Mass, Vesperae solennes de confessore, Regina Coeli, Exsultate Jubilate
PurcellDido and Aeneas, King Arthur, Ode on St Cecilia’s Day, Funeral Music for Queen Mary and various verse anthems