Composing

Patricia’s compositions run the gamut from choir, to chamber ensemble, art song, orchestra, jazz combo, big band, as well as theater pieces. Below is a sampling of some of her compositions.

Mr. Pate’s Barbershop (for male singer and jazz combo; poem by Major Jackson)


Three Songs at Winter’s End (for SATB a cappella ensemble; poems by April Bernard)
I. Lamentations and praises

II. What Would Happen Then

III. Large Crow


Among the Hidden (for orchestra)


Becoming Us (for solo piano)


O gloriosissimi (by Hildegard von Bingen; arranged for soprano and string orchestra by P. Julien)


The Last Kind Day (in three movements, for flute, clarinet, and bassoon)


All There Is (for jazz flute and piano)


Peter Pan Medley (for electronic media)