New Commissions The Cascadian Chorale, Seattle WA: to write a piece for their June 2019 Concert entitled, “Joy!”
As of February 2020, I am thrilled to say that the following pieces have been accepted into the Project Encore catalog:
https://joydecourseyportercom.files.wordpress.com/2018/09/aveverum-satb-cfa9-edited.mp3 Ave Verum Corpus
https://joydecourseyportercom.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/i-shall-not-live-in-vain-cascadian-tempo.mp3 I Shall Not Live In Vain
https://joydecourseyportercom.files.wordpress.com/2018/09/in-deo-sola-spec-mea-vox16.mp3 In Deo sola spec mea
https://joydecourseyportercom.files.wordpress.com/2018/09/miserere-mei-deus-decoursey-porter-cadcadian-2.mp3 Miserere mei Deus
https://joydecourseyportercom.files.wordpress.com/2018/09/there-was-the-one-3-clf2.mp3 There Was The One
https://joydecourseyportercom.files.wordpress.com/2018/09/02-christi-crux-est-mea-lux.mp3 Christi crux est mea lux
Many thanks to Project Encore for their tireless efforts to encourage the promotion of music by living composers!
I am honored to be the Composer In Residence for the
Cascadian Chorale‘s 2018-19 season.
American Prize Placement
Announced Fall 2019, my SATB setting of the Wessobrunn Prayer, entitled, “
There Was The One” has been recognized as a finalist in The American Prize 2018.
– “Locally Sourced” CD Release
“ In Deo sola spec mea” for mixed choir has been recorded and included on Vox16‘s 2018 CD release entitled, “Locally Sourced”!
This exquisitely recorded collection of pieces by Northwest composers is now also available on
“Merry and Bright” CD Release–
Safonia, in Denver, Colorado has released their Christmas 2017 CD entitled, “Merry and Bright.” I am delighted to have my SSAA piece, “ Dum Spiro Spero” featured along with many other fine and lively Christmas works.
“Dum Spiro Spero” by Joy DeCoursey-Porter https://joydecourseyportercom.files.wordpress.com/2018/09/dum-spiro-spero-cascadian-repaired.mp3