All works are unpublished unless stated. For more information about any of the compositions, please contact Gareth.

Christmas Works

Work Author of Text Voicing Premiere
A Christmas Pudding
Anonymous SSA
A Song Was Heard at Christmas
Published by Boosey & Hawkes
Timothy Dudley Smith (1926-) SATB 18/12/2009 Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, Gorseinon Youth Choir
Angelus ad Virginem
Anonymous/Medieval Carol Solo Oboe, Solo Clarinet, SSA, Organ, Strings 15/12/2015 Wimbledon High School Senior Choir
Bethle’m Baby
Gareth Treseder (1985-) SATB 06/12/2009 St Paul’s Church, Swansea
Blessed be that Maid Marie
Published by Boosey & Hawkes
Trad. text c. 15th Century SSATB 18/12/2012 Recorded by the BBC Singers; broadcast on BBC Radio 3
Christ’s Nativity
or Awake, Glad Heart, Get Up And Sing
Henry Vaughan (1621-95) SAATBB TBC
God from on high hath dwelt: A Hymn
Charles Coffin (1679 - 1749) SATB
Holy Night, Blessed Night
Gareth Treseder (1985-) SSAT 05/12/2015 Holy Trinity Sloane Square, Nonsuch Singers
O magnum mysterium
Anonymous SSATTB 09/12/2007 St Paul’s Church, Swansea; 23/12/2014 Radio Lancashire Broadcast by Blackburn Cathedral Choir
Sleeping Babe in a Bethle’m Stall
Gareth Treseder (1985-) SATB
Suo Gân
Robert Bryan (1858-1920) Soprano Solo/SATB
The Snow Lay On The Ground
Traditional SSA/Cello or Flugelhorn Obbligato/Organ or Piano 17/12/2014 Wimbledon High School Choir “Acapella”
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day
Published by Boosey & Hawkes
Traditional SATB 22/12/2014 Gorseinon Youth Choir, Penuel Chapel, Loughor, Swansea; 04/01/2015 St Margaret’s Church Westminster Abbey (liturgical premiere)
Twas in a Bethlehem Manger
Gareth Treseder (1985-) SSATB
What Child Is This?
W Chatterton Dix (1837-1898) SATBarB 13/12/2015 St Margaret’s Church Westminster Abbey

Short Sacred Works

Work Author of Text Voicing Premiere
And I Saw a New Heaven
Published by Boosey & Hawkes
Revelations 21: 1-5 SSAATTBB 29/11/2015 St James' Old Cathedral, Australia 15/05/2016 UK Premiere: English Choral Experience Camerata in St Cross, Winchester
Ave Maria
Traditional SSS or SSA 16/10/2011 St Michael’s Cornhill
Ave Verum
Pope Innocent VI (1282/1295-1362) SSA or TTB, both in C major; ATB in E♭ major 07/08/2011 St Margaret’s Church, Westminster Abbey
Song Of Solomon 1: 1-4 SSAA
Exaudi Deus, orationem meam
The Vulgate: Psalm 95: 8 and Psalm 54: 2-3 SSATB
Expectans Expectavi
Charles H Sorley (1895-1915) SSAATTBB
Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen
Johann Heerman (1585-1647) trans. Gareth Treseder (1985-) SATBarB 22/03/2015 Deutscher Chor London, Hampton Court Palace
Holy God, We Show Forth Here
Percy Dearmer (1867-1936) SATB + Organ or Piano 15/06/2014 St James’ Old Cathedral, Australia
I Will Lift Up Mine Eyes
Psalm 121 SSAATTBB
Jesu, The Very Thought Of Thee
Bernard of Clairvaux, C12 trans. Edward Caswall (1814-1878) SATB 18/11/2012 All Saints’ Church, Margaret Street
Like as the Hart
Psalm 42: 1-3 SSAATB
Published by Boosey & Hawkes
1 Corinthians 13: 4-7 & 13 Sop Solo/SSAATB 12/08/2010 St John’s Church, Callwen
Never Weather Beaten Sail
Published by Boosey & Hawkes
Thomas Campion (1567-1620) SATB 23/06/2012 St Alban’s Church, Westbury Park, Bristol; 30/11/2014 Redland Green Community Chorus, St Paul’s Parish Church, K Street, Washington
O gladdening light
Phos Hilaron (late C3/early C4) SATB + Organ 06/07/2013 St Alban’s Church, Westbury Park, Bristol, Redland Green Community Chorus
O Lord, The House Of My Soul Is Narrow
St Augustine of Hippo (AD354-430) SATB 06/03/2016 St Michael’s Cornhill Choir
O merciful God
The Book of Common Prayer AATB 08/09/2013 St James’ Old Cathedral, Melbourne, Australia
O Virgo Splendens
Llibre Vermell de Montserrat SSAATTBB Recorded by the Exon Singers, details TBC
O what their joy
Peter Abelard, C12; trans J M Neale (1818 - 1866) SSAATTBB
Rejoice, O Land, in God thy might
(inc. material by Virgil Oliver Stamps (1892-1940))
Robert Bridges (1844-1930) SATB Date TBC St Paul’s Parish Church, K Street, Washington
Salve Regina
Anonymous SATB Date TBC St Helena’s Cathedral, Montana
Shine Upon Our Minds, O Lord
Percy Dearmer (1867 - 1936) SSA
Sing to the Lord Glad Hymns Of Praise
R.S. Hawker (1804-75) SATB 22/05/2016 St Margaret's Westminster Abbey, for my daughter Rosie's baptism
Sweet Spirit, Comfort Me
Robert Herrick (1591-1674) SATB 22/06/2013 Wigmore Hall, London, Berkshire Youth Choir; 20/06/2014 Gloucester Cathedral Choir
The Lord’s My Shepherd
Francis Rowe (1650) SSATBarB 15/10/2011 Margam Abbey, Swansea, The Ariosa Singers; 10/11/2013 St James’ Old Cathedral, Australia
The Lord’s Prayer
Book of Common Prayer Ten Solo/TTBB
The Strife is O’er
Anonymous, c. C12; trans. Francis Potts (1832 - 1909) ATTB 23/03/2008 Bristol Cathedral Choir
Von guten Mächten
Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945) SATB 19/05/2013 St Alban’s Cathedral, Deutscher Chor London
Wo mên zai tiên shang de fu
The Lord’s Prayer (Mandarin) SATB
Ye Sons and Daughters of the King
Latin, Jean Tisserand, d.1419 Trans. J. M. Neale (1818-66) SSATB 18/04/2015 Salisbury Cathedral, the Nonsuch Singers

Large and/or Secular Works

Work Author of Text Voicing Premiere
Ein Feste Burg or A Safe Stronghold
Co-commission with Lars Schwarze
Martin Luther (1483-1546) trans. Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) Trebles/Baritone Solo/Organ 11/11/2014 Temple Church Choir
Mass in D♭
Traditional ST Solo/SSAATTBB 04/11/2006 University of Bristol Church Choir, St Paul’s Church, Bristol
Mass in G
Winner of the CASSOC Composition Competition 2005
Traditional SATB 08/05/2005 Clifton Cathedral
Requiem in d
Traditional SATB Solo/SSAATTBB 28/01/2006 University of Bristol Church Choir, St Paul’s Church, Bristol
Sehnsucht nach dem Frühlinge
(melody by W. A. Mozart)
Christian Adolf Overbeck (1755-1821) Sop and Ten Solo/SATB October 2015 Recorded by Deutscher Chor London
The Beautiful Mother
Anonymous trans. Hans van der Velden (1937-2005) SSAATTBB
The Beautiful Poetry of Wales Volume One
Rev Evan Evans (1795-1855)
Rev John Blackwell (1797-1840)
Rev Daniel Evans (1792-1846)
Felicia Dorothy Hemans (1793-1835)
SSATB 10/07/2016 Swansea Bach Choir, All Saints Church, Oystermouth, Swansea Gower Festival
The Minstrels
William Wordsworth (1770-1850) SATTB Wednesday 21st December 2016; location TBC
These Strangers In A Foreign World (Hine ma tov)
Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) Children's Choir/SATB
War Cantata
"The Rouse"
"On Receiving News Of The War"; Isaac Rosenberg (1890-1918)
"In Flanders Fields"; John McCrae (1872-1918)
"Rain"; Edward Thomas (1878-1917)
"Evening in England"; Lance Corporal Francis Ledwidge (1887-1917)
"Gethsemane"; Ella Wheeler Wilcox (1850-1919)
"As Bronze May Be Much Beautified" (The Last Post); Wilfred Owen (1893-1918)
"Soldier From The Wars Returning"; A.E. Housman (1859-1936)
SATB/Baritone Solo/Organ 18/03/2017 Eltham Choral Society