MUSE Repertoire Archive: by Composer

Over the choir's history, MUSE has gained an international reputation for commissioning excellent music for women's voices, both original compositions and new choral arrangements. Sound clips are available for many of the works.

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Composersort iconSong TitleArrangerGenre
Save the County/Natural Woman/Pave Paradise
Bailey, Tucki
Popular/Jazz
Perry, Gottwald, Martin, McKee, Walter Bareilles & AntonoffRoar/Brave Maship
Deaton, Lindsey
Pop
African American SpiritualAin't-a That Good News
Maddux, David
African American Spiritual
Alexander, ElizabethYou Were Meant for This
Classical
Annie DinermanFace the Music
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Bagby, RachelDaughterWise Suite
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
Bagby, RachelAnswer As Best As You Can
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
Bagby, RachelGo Easy
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
Bagby, RachelMay We Be
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
Bagby, RachelSomeday Soon
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
Bagby, RachelWhat's a Daughter To Do?
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
Bailey, TuckiSinging is a Circle of Women
Classical
Barnes, Eric LaneWho's Your MUSE
Popular/Jazz
Barnes, Eric LaneFamous Phrases [Rachel Likes to Say]
Barnwell, Ysaye MariaWanting Memories
African American Tradition
Barnwell, Ysaye MariaMusic For Your Eyes
Classical
Barnwell, Ysaye MariaProcessional Prayers
African American Tradition
Barnwell, Ysaye MariaSong of the Exile
Classical
Belafonte, HarryTurn the World Around
Milloy, Steve
African folk song
Berkson, LauraMarie
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Berkson, LauraTo Be Strong
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Betinis, AbbieIn Your Hands
Classical
Blad├ęs, RubenLetter, The
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Bolade Casel, NitanjuYoung and Positive
Bolade Casel, Nitanju
Rap, Spoken Word
Bray Stephen, Brenda Russell & Allee WillisWhat About Love
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Brown, RoySky Dances
Stasack, Jennifer
Popular/Jazz
Burch, BrandonThere's Hope
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Connick, Henry, Jr.Recipe for Love
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Dixon-Kolar, AmyRosa Sat
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Drees, MargieMemory of a Mountain
Milloy, Steve
Folk
Edell, ThereseEmma
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Edell, ThereseTake Back the Guns
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Eikhard, ShirleyEmily Remembers
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Ellington, DukeIt Don't Mean a Thing
Labolt, Terry
Popular/Jazz
EnyaEbudae
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Etheridge, MelissaI Need to Wake Up
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Evyn SurrencyWhen I Was a Boy
Evyn Surrency
FerronTestimony
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Franklin, ArethaAretha
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Freedman, RobertTurn the World Around
Milloy, Steve
African folk song
Galay, DanielMayim Maya
Classical
Goffin, JerryAretha
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Hall, JohannaPower
Milloy, Steven
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Hall, JohnPower
Milloy, Steven
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Hanseroth, PhilThe Story
Maddux, David
Pop
Harper, BenWith My Own Two Hands
Milloy, Steven
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Harrington, TonyThere's Hope
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Haskins, Elizabeth A.Forever Changed
Classical
Heap, ImogenEarth
Milloy, Steve
Herman, LynnAustralia
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Hoffman, LeeSweet Marilla
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Huntington, PattiSisters You Keep Me Fighting
Porter, Diana
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Indie.ArieThere's Hope
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Jeff LangleyPerfect Night
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Jeffers, RonThis We Know
Jeffers, Ron
Folk/Traditional
John, EltonCircle of Life
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Jones, QuincyMiss Celie's Blues
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Kahn, SiWe All Sang Bread and Roses
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Kaldor, ConnieMother's Prayer
Zwozdesky, Willi
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Kaldor, ConnieWanderlust
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Kelly, TomTrue Colors
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
King, CaroleAretha
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Lady GagaBorn This Way
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Larsen, LibbyI Just Lightening
Classical
Laur, KatieOhio River Blues
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Long, KateListening
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
MacDonald, MichaelI Stand For You
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Maillard, Carol Lynn & Maillard Ware, JordanGrace
Maillard, Carol Lynn
Soul
Malliard, CarolThe Women Gather
Moore, J. David
African American Tradition
McFerrin, BobbyPsalm 23
Moore, J. David
Sacred Choral
Miron, IssacharTzena Tzena Tzena Tzena
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
Mitchell, JoniBig Yellow Taxi
Milloy, Steven
Popular/Jazz
Mvula, Laura & Brown, SteveShe (in South Africa)
Maddux, David
Pop Soul
Nakamot, DerekoChange Of Heart
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Near, HollyChange Of Heart
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Near, HollyFoolish Notion
Shelton, Jason
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Near, HollyI Ain't Afraid
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Near, HollyMountain Song/Kentucky Woman
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Near, HollyMountain Songs
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
Near, HollyNew Underground Railroad
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Near, HollyNicolia
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Near, HollyPerfect Night
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Near, HollySomething About the Women
Stasack, Jennifer
Women's Music Movement
Near, HollyThousand Grandmothers, A
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Near, HollyUh Huh
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Near, HollyI Am Willing
Milloy, Steven
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Near, HollyAll That There Is
Milloy, Steven
Women's Music Movement
Near, HollyFired Up
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Ochs, PhilPower and Glory
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Parton, DollyCoat of Many Colors
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Paxton, TomHand Me Down My Jogging Shoes
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Pisano, JeanneEndangered Species
Milloy, Steve
Powell, RosephanyeHope Come True
African American Tradition
Powell, RosephanyeStill I Rise
Powell, Rosephanye
African American Spiritual
Powell, RosephanyePhenomenally
Powell, RosephanyeThere Is A Place
Classical
Rago, JacquelineProcessional Prayers
African American Tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonHarriet's Declaration
African American Tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonJubilee
African American Tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonLeaving Song
African American Tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonLiberty or Death Suite
African American Tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonLullaby
African American Tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonOne of Two Things
African American Tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonWade in the Water
African American Tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonWhen
African American tradition
Reagon, Bernice JohnsonFannie Lou Hamer
Reagon, Bernice Johnson
African-American Spiritual
Reagon, Bernice JohsonElla's Song
Reagon, Bernice Johson
African-American Spiritual
Redding, OtisAretha
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Reese, FlorenceMountain Songs
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
Reeves, DianneEndangered Species
Milloy, Steve
Reynolds, MalvinaMalvina at the Music Hall
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
Rice, TimCircle of Life
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Richie, LionelMiss Celie's Blues
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Rose, BetsyComin' Into My Years
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Rozenblum, YairShir L'Shalom
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
Sabatino, ChuckI Stand For You
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Scott, JimChange Of Heart
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Secunda, SholomDonna Donna
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
Simon, CarlyLet the River Run
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Small, FredAnnie
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Small, FredEverything Possible
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Small, FredPeace Is
Moore, J. David
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Staples MusicIn Times Like These
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Stasack, JenniferDancing
Classical
Stasack, JenniferHer Song Rises
Classical
Stasack, JenniferLet Us Now Hold Hands
Classical
Stasack, JenniferWage Peace
Classical
Steinberg, BillyTrue Colors
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Stotts, StuartMusic In My Mother's House
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Szabo, WhitneyI Sing
Szabo, Whitney
Round
Szymko, JoanShe Who Makes Her Meaning Clear [Gamba Adisa]
Women's Music Movement
Temperton, RodMiss Celie's Blues
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
text attributed to Chief SeattleThis We Know
Jeffers, Ron
Folk/Traditional
Thorn, PaulWhat Have You Done to Lift Somebody Up?
Milloy, Steve
Social Justice/Peace Movement
Tin, ChristopherBaba Yetu
Maddux, David
Video Game Soundtrack-Swahili Language
Tindley, Rev. Charles AlbertWe'll Understand it Better By and By
Reagon, Bernice Johnson
African American Tradition
Tools MusicIn Times Like These
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
TraditionalBalm in Gilead
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
TraditionalEzekiel Saw de Wheel
Moore, J. David
African American Tradition
TraditionalGo Down Moses
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
TraditionalFollow the Drinkin' Gourd
Moore, J. David
African American Tradition
TraditionalGit on Board/The Gospel Train
Hariston, Jacqueline B.
African American Tradition
TraditionalI Wonder As I Wander
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
TraditionalI'm Gon' Sit at the Welcome Table/God's Goin't' Set Dis Worl' on Fire
Hariston, Jacqueline B.
African American Tradition
TraditionalLove Will Guide Us
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
TraditionalStudy War No More
Moore, J. David
African American Tradition
TraditionalStep By Step
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
TraditionalThis Little Light of Mine
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
TraditionalWaulking Songs
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
TraditionalWill the Circle Be Unbroken
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional
TraditionalWade in the Watah
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
TraditionalWanna Die Easy When I Die
Barnwell, Ysaye Maria
African American Tradition
TraditionalKeep Yo' Lamps
Powell, Rosephanye
African American Tradition
TraditionalDown By The Riverside
Powell, Rosephanye
African American Tradition
Traditional African-American SpiritualSometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
Powell, Rosephanye
Traditional African-American Spiritual
Traditional Shaker HymnSimple Gifts
Amy Dalton
Sacred
Traditional SpiritualMy Lord What a Morning
Moore, J. David
African American Spiritual
Tuillio-MarrinellIn Times Like These
Moore, J. David
Popular/Jazz
Vedder-Shults, NancyFaith Comes Out of the Closet
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Watkins, MaryGod Is All There Is
Gospel
White, TedAretha
Milloy, Steve
Popular/Jazz
Williams, PharrellHappy
Milloy, Steve
Pop
Williamson, ChrisSweet Woman
Moore, J. David
Women's Music Movement
Wyatt, LorreSomos el Barco
Moore, J. David
Folk/Traditional