Brenda Portman concert organist - composer - arranger

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Choral (Sacred)

A Celtic Psalm (based on St. Columba)                                                                       SATB (some divisi) with piano

Sacred Music Press, TBA

A Song of Light                                                                                                                      SSA with piano

Sacred Music Press, TBA
   commissioned by the Schola of St. Edward the Confessor

   Church, North Chesterfield, VA; Elizabeth Goodwin, director

All My Heart This Night Rejoices                                                                                  SATB with piano

Sacred Music Press, TBA

Beneath the Cross of Jesus                                                                                               SATB with organ

Sacred Music Press, 2020, #10/5360S

Bless the Lord, O My Soul (based on Psalm 103)                                                    SATB with piano or organ
   commissioned by the Chancel Choir of First Presbyterian

   Church, Flint, MI; Dr. Carl Angelo, director

Bring, O Morn, Thy Music                                                                                               SATB with piano

Call and Answer                                                                                                                   SATB, children's choir, organ,

     commissioned by Bruton Parish Episcopal Church,                                       optional hand chimes

    Williamsburg VA; Beckie Davy, director

How Sweet the Name                                                                                                         SATB with piano or organ
Sacred Music Press, 2017, #10/4868S                                                                        (optional soprano solo)

If My People (based on 2 Chronicles 7:14)                                                                SSA with piano

Laudate Dominum (based on Psalm 134: 3, 6)                                                        SSA with organ

Paraclete Press, TBA

    commissioned by the Notre Dame Women's Liturgical Choir; 

    Dr. Patrick Kronner, director

    (2nd place in Liturgy Alive! Composition Competition, 2019)

Love Calls Us to Your Temple                                                                                        SATB with piano, flute

Love Came Down                                                                                                                SATB acapella, some bass divisi

Maker in Whom We Live                                                                                                 SATB with piano

O Mighty God                                                                                                                       SSAA or SATB with piano

Sacred Music Press, TBA

   premiered by the Wheaton College Women's Chorale

Romans Doxology                                                                                                             SATB with piano

Softly and Tenderly, Jesus Is Calling                                                                        SATB with piano or organ

Augsburg, #9781506463674

The Heart of One                                                                                                                SATB with piano and Bb clarinet

Sacred Music Press, TBA

Walk in the Light                                                                                                               SATB with piano

We Thank Thee, Lord, for This Fair Earth                                                             2-part mixed voices with organ

Sacred Music Press, 2019, #10/5262S


Christ, Who Was Before the World Began - text by Angier Brock

    commissioned by Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, Williamsburg, VA

    for their 300th anniversary

God, We Gather - text by Angier Brock

O Mystery of Night's Horizon Setting - text anonymous

    commissioned by the Notre Dame Children's Choir; 

    Mark Doerries, Artistic Director

​    (2nd Place winner of Liturgy Alive! Liturgical Composition Competition,

    children's choir division, 2019)