Firehead Editions

shutterstock_287496518-300x300A joint venture with Frederick Frahm and UK composers Huw Morgan and Nicholas WibberleyFirehead Editions seeks to provide distinctive, captivating and practical original works for amateur and professional musicians alike, specializing in resources for sacred performance. The entire catalog is available by instant download.


Music by Frederick Frahm currently published by Firehead Editions:

Organ Works

Cabeza de Vaca (trilogy)

Herr Christ, der einig Gotts Sohn
Jesus Meine Zuversicht

Nun Komm, Der Heiden Heiland
Old Stone Church
Salmo 150 per Organo
Sonata d’Eglise

Three New Mexico Sketches

Handbell Pieces

Nicodemus (12 bells)
Psalm 150 for Bells (12 bells)
(13 bells)
Six Preludes (8 bells & organ), bk. I
(Advent, Christmas, Epiphany)
Six Preludes (8 bells & organ), bk. II
(Lent, Easter, Pentecost)
There is a River (22 bells)
Uriel the Archangel (oboe & 8 bells)

Solo Songs

A Christmas Carol
(text by G. K. Chesterton)
Soprano (or tenor) & organ

In Paradisum
(text from the Missa pro Defunctis)
Mezzo-Soprano & organ

O Love Divine
(text by Charles Wesley)
voice & organ

(text by Hart Crane)
Baritone & piano

Chamber Works

Augustine and the Seashell
String Trio (violin, viola, cello) & organ

Quaraí Chapel
String Orchestra & organ

Horn in F & organ

Septem Verba
(The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross)
Violin Solo & organ

Choral Music

A General Communion
(text by Alice Meynell)
SATB & organ
Anthem for All Saints or general use

Art Thou Weary?
(text by John Mason Neale)
SAB & piano
Anthem for Lent

Blest Be the Tie That Binds
(text by John Fawcett)
SAB & organ
Anthem for general use

Come, Lord Jesus, Prince of Peace
(text by Barbara Davis Pyles)
Unison (opt. 2 part) & piano
Anthem for Advent

Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus
(text by Charles Wesley)
Based on Southern Harmony tune ‘Jefferson’
SATB & piano
Anthem for Advent

Many Waters
(text by Algernon Charles Swinburne)
SATB, unaccompanied
Anthem for general use or weddings

O Love Divine
(text by Charles Wesley)
Unison & organ
Anthem for Lent, or general use

Te Deum
(text from the Latin, and from Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman)
SSATBB and Tenor Solo, unaccompanied
Anthem for general use

Two Turtle Songs
(text from Aesop’s Fables (Tortoise and the Hare & Tortoise and the Eagle), adapted in English by the composer)
SATB and piano
Secular Choral music for schools, universities, or community choruses

Unto Us a Son is Given
(text by Alice Meynell)
SATB, unaccompanied
Anthem for Christmas

Who is Wise Among You?
(text from the Letter of James)
SATB, unaccompanied
Lectionary 25 B, or general use