While I was at the University of Notre Dame pursuing my Master’s degree, I served as organist at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church. Inspired by the stories of Johann Sebastian Bach writing a cantata every week, I took it as my own challenge to write a psalm setting every week while
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This list represents an attempt to catalog my compositions. It is a work in process. Opera Friends of Freedom: an Underground Railroad Story An Opera for Young and Family Audiences; Scored for four characters (SATB) and piano Libretto by Kim R. Harris; Music by Kim R. Harris and Wm. Glenn
This psalm setting was commissioned by Elsa Heckman for the music ministry of Our Lady of Grace in Palm Bay, FL on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the parish. In discussing with Elsa that kind of composition she wanted for the event, we decided that an upbeat Gospel
I don’t think I could be more happy with how the performance turned out. Sarah Whittemore, the Basilica Choir, and orchestra all did a wonderful job with the psalm! Listen to the live performance below to hear for yourself. Read about how this piece came to be here.