Composition

GREG SMITH
Composer, arranger, and pianist

COMPOSITION


Composer Greg Smith is an Australian composer and pianist based in NSW, Australia. Greg studied composition at The University of Newcastle. Greg’s compositional style is diverse, including chamber music, sacred music, film music and music theatre. In 2010, Greg’s setting
of The Lord is King (Psalm 92) won the Fourth Annual Anthem Competition of the First Baptist Church of Worcester, Massachusetts. Greg has also composed silent film scores for Australia’s Silent Film Festival.


COMPOSITIONAL SERVICES

– commissions
– collaborative projects (with play-writes, directors, artists)
– arrangements and orchestrations

Instrumental combinations
– chamber
– vocal and choral
– orchestral

Specialist forms:
– Chamber music
– Film
– Music theatre
– Sacred music

COMPOSITIONS OF GREG SMITH

QUICKLINKS

 

GENERAL
Abstraction I Trombone & piano 2000
Abstraction II Piano 2001
Abstraction III Cello and piano 2006
Abstraction IV Cello and piano 2006
Abstraction IX Brass Quintet 2010
Abstraction V Cello and piano 2007
Abstraction VI Cello and piano 2008
Abstraction VII Cello and piano 2008
Abstraction VIII Piano 2009
Abstraction X Piano 2010
Abstraction XI Piano 2012
Abstraction XII Piano 2012
Abstraction XIII Piano 2012
Abstraction XIV Piano 2012
Abstraction XV Piano 2016
Book of Spells Trombone & piano 2000
Clarinet quintet Clarinet quintet 1997
Columbine’s Veil Piano 2013
Daydream Cello and piano 2008

Deereeree the Wagtail and the Rainbow

Voice, Flt., 2 Cl., Vlc &
piano.
Aboriginal Dreamtime Legend. Based
on the ount by Catherine
Langloh Parker
2009
Elegie I Piano 2004
Elegie II Cello and piano 2005
Etudes Piano 1998
Festival of the Witches Suite Orchestra (also arr. 2 pianos) 1997
Five Songs Voice and piano Various Authors 1999
I Speak With My Angel Voice and piano Victor Borsa 2006
I’ll Softly Sigh Piano 2010
If Voice and piano Rudyard Kipling 2005
Impromptu I Piano 2013
Impromptu II Piano 2014
Impromptu III Piano 2014
Impromptu IV Piano 2015
Impromptu V Piano 2015
In Memory of Those in Paradise Cello and piano 2005
Intimations Tenor, flute, clarinet, horn,
trumpet, string quartet
Wordsworth 1998
Lullaby Piano 2012
Meditation I Piano 2010
Meditation II Piano 2010
Meditation III Piano 2011
Meditation IV Piano 2011
Meditation V Piano 2011
Meditation VI Piano 2014
Music, When Soft Voices Die SATB Percy Shelley 1999
My Cathedral Choir & organ H. W. Longfellow 1998
Ode I Piano 2010
Ode II Piano 2012
One Day Voice & piano Bobbi Sykes 1999
Pensive octet Flt, ob., clar., bsn, vlns, vla,
vlc
1999
Quasi Dance I Cello and piano 2008
Quasi Dance II Cello and piano 2008
Recollections from Gallipoli Tenor and piano Ellis Salis 2014
Rustic Dance Piano 2012
Sleepy Bear Piano 2001
Sonata Bassoon & piano 1999
Sonata for Soprano Saxophone
& Piano
Saxophone & piano 1998
Tale Bassoon & Piano 2003
The Castle Builder SATB and piano Longfellow 2009
The Eccentric Wizard Piano 1997
The Fugitive Baritone Saxophone & Piano 1998
The Unred Rose Piano A reflection on a text by David
Lamb
2003
Threnody Piano 1997
To a Friend Male choir James Fenimore Cooper Jr. 2014
Trombone Concerto Trombone & Orchestra (piano
reduction available)
2002-2003
You Are All the World to
Me
Voice and piano James Andrew Lannen 2009
FILM
Big Business Piano Laurel & Hardie 2013
Blackmail Piano Alfred Hitchcock 2012
Dog Shy Piano Leo McCarey 2014
Easy Street Piano Charlie Chaplin 2011
Fatty and Mabel Adrift Piano Roscoe Arbuckle 2014
Haunted Spooks Piano Harold Lloyd 2013
Kids auto races at Venice Piano Charlie Chaplin 2014
Making a Living Piano Charlie Chaplin 2014
Mighty Like a Moose Piano Charlie Chase 2012
Nosferatu Piano F. W. Murnau 2011
One Week Piano Buster Keaton 2013
Steamboat Bill Jnr. Piano Buster Keaton 2012
Super-Hooper-Dyne Lizzies Piano Felix Alder, Frank Capra, Al
Geibler & Jefferson Moffitt
2013
The Adventurer Piano Charlie Chaplin 2011
The Battle of the Somme Piano 2012
The Champion Piano Charlie Chaplin 2014
The General Piano Buster Keaton 2011
The Lodger Piano Alfred Hitchcock 2011
The Rink Piano Charlie Chaplin 2011
The Vagabond Piano Charlie Chaplin 2014
Tol’rable David Piano Henry King 2011
MUSIC THEATER
The Dreamer and the Drifter Script: Susanne Daoud 2005
SACRED
Voice and organ Psalm 46 2007
A light rises in the darkness
for the upright
SATB and piano Psalm 111 (112): 4-9. R. v.4 2011
Advent Alleluia SATB and piano/organ 2007
All the ends of the earth SATB and piano Psalm 98 2007
Alleluia ii Voice and organ/SATB and organ 2007
Be Merciful, O Lord Voice and piano Psalm 51 2008
Be With Me Lord Voice organ Psalm 90: 1-2. 10-15. 2007
Be with me, Lord (ii) SATB and piano Psalm 91: 1-2, 10-15. R. v.15 2011
Beauty around us SATB Bernhard Severin Ingemann 2011
Bless the Lord, My Soul SATB refrain, unison verses &
piano
Psalm 103 (104): 1-2, 3-4, 24-25,
27-30.
2010
Blessed Are They Who Dwell In
Your House
SATB refrain, unison verses &
piano
Psalm 83 (84): 2-3, 5-6, 9-10. R.
v.5.
2009
Blessed Are They Who Hope in
the Lord (ii)
SATB & piano Psalm 1: 1-2, 3, 4, 6 2010
Blessed the People the Lord Has
Chosen
SATB refrain, cantor and piano Psalm 33:4-5, 6, 9, 18-19, 20, 22.
R. 12b
2009
Blessed the people the lord has
chosen (ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 33: 1, 12, 18-19, 20-22. 2010
Blessed the Poor in Spirit SATB, vln and piano Psalm 146 (145): 6-7, 8-9, 9-10. R.
Mt 5:3
2008
Blessed the Poor in
Spirit/Happy are the Poor in Spirit
SATB and piano Psalm 146 (145): 6-7, 8-9, 9-10. R.
Mt 5:3
2008
Blessed those who follow the
law of the Lord
SATB and piano Psalm 119 (118)s:1-2, 4-5, 17-18,
33-34
2011
Create in Me a Clean Heart SATB and piano Psalm 50 (51): 3-4, 12-15 2012
Cry Out With Joy and Gladness SATB refrain, unison verses &
piano
Isaiah 12:2-6 2009
Easter Prayer SATB and organ St. Gregory the Great 2010
Easter Setting of Psalm 117
(118)
SATB and piano/organ Psalm 117 (118): 1-2. 16-17. 22-23 2009
Every nation on earth will
adore you
SATB Psalm 72 2008
Fill Us With Your Love, O Lord SATB refrain, cantor and piano Psalm 89(90):12-17. R. v.14 2009
For ever I will sing (i) SATB and organ Psalm 88 2007
For ever I will sing (i) SATB, brass and organ Psalm 88 2007
For ever I will sing (II) Voice and organ Psalm 88 2008
Give thanks to the Lord SATB and piano Psalm 117 (118), R. Ps. 106. 2011
Give Thanks to the Lord SATB refrain, cantor and piano Psalm 106 (107): 23-26. 28-31. r.
v. 1
2009
Give the Lord glory and Honour SATB and piano Psalm 95 (96): 1, 3-5, 7-10. R. v.7 2011
Glory and Praise Forever SATB and organ Dan 52-56 2008
Glory and Praise to You, Lord
Jesus Christ
SATB & organ Lenten Gospel Acclamations 2008
Go Out to All the World SATB and organ Psalm 116 2007
God in your goodness Voice and piano/organ Psalm 67 2007
God Mounts His Throne (ii) SATB & organ Psalm 46 (47): 2-3, 6-7, 8-9. 2010
God Mounts His Throne (ii) SATB, brass quartet, organ Psalm 46 (47): 2-3, 6-7, 8-9. 2010
God, in your goodness SATB and piano Psalm 68 (67):4-7, 10-11. R. cf.
v.11
2010
Happy the People the Lord has
Chosen
Voice and piano/organ Psalm 32 2007
Happy Those Who Fear the Lord Voice and piano Psalm 128 2007
Harden Not Your Hearts SATB and piano Psalm 90/95 2007
Here I am, Lord: I come to do
your will
SATB and piano Psalm 39 (40) 2008
How Lovely Is Your Dwelling
Place
SATB and piano Psalm 83:3-5, 10-11 2012
I am the Lord, your God: hear
my voice
SATB & piano Psalm 81: 10-11ab, 12-13, 14-15. 2010
I love you, Lord, My Have Found
My Strength
SATB and piano Psalm 17:2-4, 47, 51. R. v.2 2011
I praise you Lord Voice & piano Psalm 139 2007
I Praise You, Lord, for I am
Wonderfully Made
SATB and piano Psalm 138:1-3, 13:15 2012
I shall live in the house of
the Lord
SATB and piano Psalm 22 2008
I turn to you, Lord, in time of
trouble
SATB, cantor, piano/organ Psalm 31: 1-2. 5. 11. 2009
I will praise you, Lord SATB and piano Psalm 29 2009
I will praise your name forever Voice and piano Psalm 145 2007
I will rise Voice and organ Psalm 60; R. Lk. 15: 18 2007
I will rise and go to my Father
(ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 51 (50): 3-4, 12-13, 17, 19.
R. Lk 15:18
2010
I will show the saving power of
God
Voice and organ Psalm 50 2008
I will sing for ever of your
love, O Lord
SATB and piano Psalm 88: 2-5, 27-29 2011
I Will Sing of Your Salvation SATB & piano Psalm 70 (71): 1-6, 15, 17. 2010
I will walk in the presence of
the Lord
SATB, cantor, piano Psalm 115. 10. R. 114:9 2007
I will walk in the presence of
the Lord
SATB, cantor, piano Psalm 114:1-6, 8-9. 2007
In the Sight of the Angels I
Will Sing Your Praises, O Lord
SATB refrain, unison verses,
piano/organ
Psalm 137 (138): 1-5, 7-8. R. v.1 2010
In you, Lord, I have found my
peace
SATB and piano Psalm 130 2011
Into You Hands, O Lord, I
Entrust My Spirit
SATB and organ Psalm 31:1-5, 7-8 2009
Into Your Hands, O Lord, I
Entrust My Spirit
SATB and piano Psalm 31:1-5, 7-8. 2009
Justice shall flourish in his
time
SATB and piano Psalm 72 2007
Keep me safe, O God SATB refrain, unison verses &
piano
Psalm 15 (16): 5. 8-11. R. v. 1 2009
Let all the earth cry out to
God
SATB and piano Psalm 66 (65): 1-7, 16, 20. R. v.1 2010
Let My Tongue Be Silenced SATB refrain, cantor and piano Psalm 136 2009
Let the Lord Enter Voice and organ Psalm 24 2007
Let The Lord Enter (ii) SATB and piano Psalm 23:1-6. R. cf. vv7, 10. 2010
Let us go rejoicing Voice and piano Psalm 122 2007
Let us go rejoicing to the
house of the Lord (ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 121 (122): 1-5. R. cf. v.2 2010
Lord, be my Rock of Safety SATB and piano/organ Psalm 30 2008
Lord, Come and Save Us SATB Psalm 146 2007
Lord, Come and Save Us (ii) SATB and piano Psalm 145: 6-10. R. Is 35:4 2010
Lord, Come to my aid SATB and organ Psalm 39 2007
Lord, every nation on earth
will adore you (ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 71 (72): 7-8, 10-13. R. cf.
v. 11
2010
Lord, Forgive the Wrong I Have
Done
Voice and organ Psalm 32 2007
Lord, Forgive the Wrong I Have
Done (ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 32 (31): 1-2m 5m 7m 11. R cf.
v.5.
2010
Lord, Heal My Soul SATB & piano Psalm 40 (41): 2-5, 13-14. 2009
Lord, I Love Your Commands SATB and piano Psalm 118:57, 72, 76-77, 127-130.
R. v.97
2011
Lord, I love your commands SATB and piano Psalm 119: 57, 75, 76-77, 127-128,
129-130
2011
Lord, it is Good to give Thanks
to You
SATB and piano Psalm 91 (92): 2-3, 13-16 2012
Lord, let us see your kindness SATB and piano Psalm 84:9-14. R v. 8 2011
Lord, let your mercy be on us SATB refrain, cantor and piano Psalm 33 (34):4-5, 18-19. R. v.22. 2009
Lord, make us turn to you SATB and piano Psalm 79 2008
Lord, Send Out Your Spirit Voice (SA) & piano Psalm 103 2007
Lord, Send Out Your Spirit Voice, violin & piano Psalm 103 2007
Lord, show us you mercy and
love
Voice and piano Psalm 84 2005
Lord, show us your mercy and
love
Voice and piano/organ Psalm 85 2008
Lord, this is the people SATB refrain, unsion verses &
piano
Psalm 23 (24): 1-6. R. cf. v.6. 2009
Lord, when your glory appears
(ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 16 (17): 1, 5-6, 8, 15 2010
Lord, you are a good and
forgiving (ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 86: 5-6, 9-10, 15-16 2011
Lord, you are good and
forgiving
SATB and organ Psalm 30 2008
Lord, You Are Good and
Forgiving (ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 86: 5-6, 9-10, 15-16. R. v. 5 2011
Lord, you have the words of
everlasting life
SATB and piano Psalm 18 (19): 8-11. R. c. Jn 6:68 2012
Lord, You Will Show Us the Path
of Life
Voice and piano Psalm 16 2008
Lord, your love is eternal SAB and piano Psalm 137 (138): 1-3, 6, 8 2010
Lord, Your Love is Eternal SATB and piano Psalm 137 (138):1-3, 6,8 2011
Love Came Down At Christmas SATB and piano Christina Rossetti 2010
Mass of Comfort (*) SATB & organ 2008
Mass of Joy SATB & organ 2008
Mass of Solidarity
(Penitential Rite, Gloria, Gospel Acclamations, Apostle’s
Creed, Holy, Memorial Acclamations, Amen, Lamb of God)
SATB & piano; SATB & organ;
SATB & simplified
piano; Flexiscore
Revised Translation 2009
May God bless us in his mercy SATB and piano Ps 66: 2-3, 5, 6, 8 2011
May the Lord Bless Us SATB refrain, cantor and piano Psalm 127(128). R. v.5 2009
May the Peace of Christ Reign
in Your Hearts
SATB and piano Col 3:12. 14-17 2009
My God, My God, Why Have You
Abandoned Me?
SATB & organ Psalm 21: 8-9, 17-20, 23-24. R. v.
2
2008
My Joy Will Be Full SATB and organ Psalm 17 2007
My Shepherd is the Living
Lord/I Know that My Redeemer
Lives
SATB Isaac Watts/Samuel Medley 2008
My Soul Is Thirsting SATB and piano Psalm 62: 2-6, 8-9. R. v. 2 2011
My Soul Rejoices in my God SATB and piano Lk 1:46-50, 53-54 2011
O God, Let All the Nations
Praise You
SATB refrain, unison verses &
piano/organ
Psalm 67: 2-3, 5, 6, 8. 2010
O Lord, our God, how wonderful
your name
SATB and piano Psalm 8: 4-9. R. v. 2 2010
On the Day I Called for Help SATB and piano Psalm 137 2007
Oration XIV SATB and piano St Gregory the Theologian 2016
Our Eyes are Fixed on the Lord SATB and piano Psalm 122 (123). R. v.2 2009
Our Help is from the Lord Voice and piano Psalm 120 2007
Peace is What I Leave You SATB and piano John 14: 27 2005
Praise the Lord SATB Psalm 112 2007
Praise the Lord Who Lifts Up
the Poor (II)
SATB and piano Psalm 113 (112): 1-2, 4-8. R. cf.
vv. 1, 7.
2010
Praise the Lord, Jerusalem Voice and piano Psalm 147 2008
Praise the Lord, Jerusalem (ii) SATB and piano Psalm 147: 12-13, 14-16, 19-20 2011
Praise the Lord, My Soul Voice and piano Psalm 145 2007
Praise the Lord, my soul (II) SATB refrain, cantor and piano Psalm 145:7-10. R. v.1 2009
Prayer of Thanksgiving to the
Trinity
SATB St. Catherine of Sienna 2007
Prayer to St. Vincent de Paul SATB and organ Based on the writing’s of St.
Vincent de Paul
2007
Psalms and Gospel Acclamations
for the Easter Season
– Year A
– Year B
– Year C
Voice/SATB & organ
Voice/SATB & piano
Various 2007-2009
Remember your mercies SATB and piano Psalm 24 (25): 4-9. R. v.6 2011
Rest in God Alone, My Soul SATB and piano Psalm 61: 2-3, 6-9 2011
Silent Steps SATB Rabindranath Tagore 2007
Song of Farewell SATB Roman Catholic Funeral Rite 2008
Taste and See the Goodness of
the Lord
SATB & piano Psalm 34 2005
Taste and See the Goodness of
the Lord
SATB and piano Psalm 34 2007
Taste and See the Goodness of
the Lord
Two-part vocal and piano Psalm 34 2008
Teach me your ways, O Lord SATB and piano Psalm 24:4-9 2009
The Angel of the Lord Will
Rescue Those Who Fear Him
Voice and piano Psalm 34 2008
The Hand of the Lord Feeds Us Voice, C instrument & piano Psalm 144 2008
The Hand of the Lord Feeds Us
(ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 144 2009
The just will live in the
presence of the Lord
Voice and piano Psalm 14 2007
The just will live in the
presence of the Lord (II)
SATB and piano Psalm 14:2-5 2012
The Lord comes to rule the
earth with justice
SATB & piano Psalm 97 (98) 2007
The Lord Gave Them Bread From
Heaven
SATB and piano Psalm 77 (78): 3-4. 23-25. 54. 2009
The Lord has done Great Things
for Us
SATB and organ Psalm 125 2005
The Lord has done Great Things
for Us
SATB, brass and organ Psalm 125 2005
The Lord has revealed to all
nations his saving power
SATB and organ Psalm 97 2007
The Lord Has Revealed to All
Nations His Saving Power (ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 97 (98):1-4. R. cf. v.2 2010
The Lord Hears the Cry of the
Poor
SATB and piano Psalm 32 (33):2-3, 17-19, 23 2010
The Lord is Kind and Merciful SATB & piano Psalm 102 (103): 1-4, 6-8, 11. 2010
The Lord is King SATB & Organ Psalm 92 (93): 1-2. 5. 2009
The Lord is my light (ii) SATB and piano Psalm 26 (27): 1, 4, 13-14. R. v.1 2011
The Lord is My Light and My
Salvation
SATB & organ Psalm 27 2008
The Lord is my Light and My
Salvation
SATB and organ Psalm 26 2007
The Lord is my Shepherd SATB and piano Psalm 22 (23) 2009
The Lord is Near SATB and piano/organ Psalm 144 2008
The Lord is Near (ii) SATB and piano Psalm 145 (144): 2-3, 8-9, 17-18.
R. v. 18
2011
The Lord of Hosts is With Us SATB & piano Psalm 46: 2-3, 5-6, 8-9 2009
The Lord Upholds My Life SATB refrain, cantor and piano Psalm 53 (54): 3-6, 8. 2009
The Lord will bless his people
with peace
Voice and piano Psalm 29 2008
The Lord Will Bless His People
With Peace(ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 28 (29): 1-4. 9-10 2011
The One Who Does SATB and piano Psalm 14 (15):2-5. R. v.1. 2009
The precepts of the Lord give
joy to the heart
SATB and piano Psalm 18 (19): 8, 10, 12-13, 14 2012
The queen stands at your right
hand
SATB and piano Psalm 45 (44): 10-12, 16. 2010
The seed that falls on good
ground
SATB and piano/organ Psalm 65 2008
The vineyard of the Lord is the
House of Israel
SATB and piano Psalm 79: 9, 12-16, 19-20. R. v. 7,
7
2011
The Waters of the River Gladden
the City of God
SATB and organ Psalm 46 2008
The Word of God Voice and piano Psalm 148 2007
They will praise you, Lord, who
long for you
SATB and piano Psalm 22: 26b-27, 28 and 30, 31-32 2011
To You, O Lord, I Life My Soul SATB and piano Psalm 24 (25): 4-5. 8-9. 10. 14. 2009
Today is Born Our Saviour SATB and piano Psalm 96 (95) 2007
Today is Born Our Saviour SATB, violin and piano Psalm 96 (95) 2007
Turn to the Lord SATB and organ Psalm 68 2007
Turn to the Lord in Your Need
(ii)
SATB and piano Psalm 69: 14, 17, 30-31, 33-34, 36,
37
2010
Unless the Lord Has Built the
House
SATB Psalm 126 (127) 2009
We are his people the sheep of
his flock
Voice and piano Psalm 100 2008
We shall listen to your
teaching
Voice and piano Psalm 78 (77) 2008
Who is the king of glory? SATB and piano Psalm 24 (23): 7-10. R. v.8 2011
With the Lord there is Mercy Voice and piano Psalm 129 2008
You Are A Priest For Ever (ii) SATB and piano Psalm 110 (109): 1, 2, 3, 4 2010
You are a priest forever SATB and piano Psalm 109 2007
You are my inheritance SATB and piano Psalm 16 2007
You have been our refuge (In
every age, you have been our
refuge)
SATB and piano Psalm 89 (90): 3-6 12-14, 17 2010
You will draw water joyfully Voice and piano/organ Isaiah 12:2-6 2009
Your Ways, O Lord, Are Love and
Truth
SATB and piano Psalm 24: 4-9 2009
Your Words, Lord, Are Spirit
and Life
SATB & piano Psalm 18 (19): 8-10. 15. 2010
PIANO METHOD
Air I Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Air II Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Air III Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Air IV Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Barcarolle Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Blue Flemingo Piano 2011
Bright Sunny Day Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Feeling Fine Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Lullaby for Ben Piano 2011
Lullaby for Berkeley Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Lullaby for Edward Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Merlin the Wizard Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Miniature I Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Minuet I Piano (with duet acc.) 2011

Musing by Moonlight

Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Over the Hill and Far Away Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Piper’s Tale Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Reverie I Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Reverie II Piano (left hand) 2011
Smooth Sailing Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
Tales from the Carrick of Fergus McGee Piano 2012
Tally Ho! Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
The King’s Entrance Piano (with duet acc.) 2011
The Ruffled Knights Piano 2011
Through A Looking Glass Piano (with duet acc.) 2011