This catalogue is not yet complete but should give you a feel for the wide range of Betty Roe's works for concerted voices.

 

Work Title Movements Words By Instrumentation 1 Accompaniment Publisher
A Baby's Cry   Alison Taylor? Unison voices, treble instruments percussion Manuscript
A Birth Night Song   Elizabeth Tynan SATB   Robish Music
A Chime of Carols 1.  Hark, how all the welkin rings!
2.  Behold a silly tender babe
3.  As I sat on a sunny bank
4.  Come, all you children
5.  Unto us is born a son
Charles Wesley Two-part upper voices piano Thames Publishing
A Crown of Briar Roses - five royal portraits 1.  A Crown of Briar Roses,
2.  Mary Tudor,
3.  Elizabeth I,
4.  Anne,
5.  Victoria,
6.  Elizabeth II
Marian Lines Upper Voices Piano/Piano Duet/Orchestra Thames Publishing
A crown of piercing thorns   Michael Forster? Voices (check volume) organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
A Cycle of Elements 1.  Prologue
2.  Earth
3.  Air
4.  Fire
5.  Water
Marian Lines Upper voices, piano, flute and percussion   Thames Publishing
A Moonlit Scene   John Bishop (November 1946) SSATB Choir
Baritone or Tenor Solo
Soprano Solo
piano Robish Music
A Psalm for Sunday Night   Thomas Prestel SSATB Choir, speaker organ Manuscript
A Quire of Elements   Marian Lines unison voices  Piano/Orchestra Thames Publishing
A Recipe for Gingerbread   Marian Lines SATB and Soprano solo piano, double bass and percussion Thames Publishing
A Song for Your Supper 1 Aperitif
2 Shrimp Cocktail
3 Coq Au Vin
4 Summer Pudding
5 Peach Melba (alternative desert)
6 Cheese and Biscuits
Jacqueline Froom SATB Choir, Flute (opt), solo soprano (opt) piano Thames Publishing
A Wedding Prayer     SATB Choir organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
A.D. One - a Christmas fable   James Reeves solo voices, SATBB., audience, piano, flute and double bass (optional organ) Thames Publishing
All the day 1.  Cleaning shoes
2.  Man-in-the-Moon
3.  Summertime
4.  Hurry Home
Leonard Clark Unison voices (and recorder?) piano Thames Publishing
Alleluia! O praise God     SATB or SA Men   Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Alleluia! Praise the God of our salvation     SATB or SA Men   Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Alleluia, sing to Jesus (last verse descant for trebles or brass)     trebles or brass organ Manuscript
Alleluia, sing to Jesus (last verse)     unison voices, flute, oboe, horn organ Manuscript
An Irish Blessing   Traditional SSA (Childrens) voices, Violin Piano Robish Music
Anti-clockwise 1. Clock Song
2. Grandmother
3. Middle Age
4. Young Woman
5. Teenager
6. Schoolchild
7. Toddler
8. Baby
Marian Lines     Thames
As I sat on a Sunny Bank   Traditional treble voices piano Thames Publishing
As our fertile harvest grows     mixed voices ? Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Away In A Manger   Traditional unison choir or solo voice organ Thames Publishing
Behold, a Silly Tender Babe     Choir   BR
Blessed is Everyone    Psalm 128 Trebles/solo, SATB   Robish Music
Blessed is Everyone that Feareth the Lord     SATB Choir organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Blessed is Everyone that Feareth the Lord   Psalm 128 Solo voice or trebles, SATB Choir Organ Betty Roe
Blessings Robin's Carol
Rune of Hospitality
The Baby's Grace
The Peace of God
  Choir   Thames Publishing
Blue John   Marian Lines SATB   Robish Music
Butterflies and Bees 1.  Butterflies
2.  Bees
Leonard Clark Voices - SSA piano Thames Publishing
Carol of the Beasts (version 1)   James Reeves SSATB piano Thames Publishing
Carol of the Beasts (version 2)   James Reeves Medium Voice, flute and piano   Thames Publishing
Carol of the Universe Carter Arr. Roe   Sydney Carter Treble solo, Choir SSA Men   Manuscript
Children's Song Of The Nativity   Frances Chesterton two-part voices piano and woodwind Robish Music
Christ The King   Alison Taylor SATB Choir, Semi-chorus, Soloists, Speakers piano, double bass, percussion and string quartet Thames
Christmas Cards (1) 1.  Time to Be Merry
2.  Questions
3.  Christmas Cards
4.  Come, all you children
5.  Gifts
6.  Spare a thought for Santa
Jean Kenward Voices piano Thames Publishing
Christmas Cards (2) 1.  Time to Be Merry
2.  Christmas Boxes
3.  Come, sweet friends
4.  Seasonal Blues
5.  Sleep, Little Child
6.  St Mary and St Michael
Jean Kenward, Marian Lines and John Bishop Voices - SATB, audience and flute (or other melody instrument) keyboard Thames Publishing
Christus Victor (1)   John Catterik mezzo-soprano and baritone soloists, SATB chorus, semi-chorus, narrators, dancers, mime, guitar, oboe, flute, horn organ, piano Joseph Weinberger
Christus Victor (2) (Revised 1987 and 2007)   John Catterik mezzo-soprano and baritone soloists, SATB chorus, semi-chorus, narrators, dancers, mime, guitar, oboe, flute, horn organ, piano Thames
Come All Ye Children   Barbara Softly unison voices piano (organ) Thames Publishing
Communion Service in D Responses to the Commandments
Creed
Sanctus
Benedictus
Agnus Dei
Gloria
Liturgy SATB Choir Organ manuscript
Dear Lord, you bring all good     SATB   Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Deck the Hall   Traditional SATTBB   Thames Publishing
Do you not know?     SA or TB   Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Domestics - six choral cameos 1.  Frogs
2.  Mouse
3.  Seagull
4.  Ants
5.  Cat
6.  Spider
Jacqueline Froom Voices - SATB unaccompanied Thames Publishing
Down by the Riverside   Traditional SATB Choir   Manuscript
Everyone Sang   Wilfred Owen SATB Piano Robish Music
Fair Phyllis   Betty Roe Voices - SATB unaccompanied Thames Publishing
Final Verses for Christmas Carols 1. O Come all Ye Faithful
2. Hark the Herald Angels Sing
  unison choir 2 trumpets (C or Bb) and organ Manuscript
Flaming June   Marian Lines Childrens voices SSA piano typeset
Food Fad, The   H A Field SA Choir, Clarinet piano Manuscript
Four Double Carols plus One 1. Christmas Boxes
2. Sleep, Little Child/The First Noel
3. We Three Kings/Noel
4. Hallelujah/God Rest you Merry, Gentlemen
5. Christmas Time is come again/Good King Wenceslas
Marian Lines/Traditional SATB/Audience piano Robish Music
Ghoules and Ghosts (2) 1 Poltergeists
4 The Coachman
Jacqueline Froom Five solo voices plus SATB choir   Manuscript
God's Story   St Martin in the Fields SATB with optional soloists organ or piano Manuscript
Goe and catche a falling starre   John Donne Voices - SATB and solo soprano unaccompanied Thames Publishing
Hang up the Mistletoe!   Lesley Bishop SATB optional solos and descant organ In preparation for Robish
Hark, the herald-angels sing (Last Verse) (2)     unison choir, 2 x Bb Trumpets organ Manuscript
Harvest Prayer   Peter Dainty Unison Choir organ (manuals) Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd?
His Winding Sheet   Robert Herrick Voices - SATB and solo soprano   Thames Publishing
Hosanna to the Living Lord   Bishop Heber SATB Choir, Soprano solo   manuscript
In the beginning was the Word of life     SATB   Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
In the unity of the cross   Liturgy? soprano solo and SATB choir   Manuscript
Infinite Light   Traditional carol SATB organ Manuscript
Innocents   Marian Lines? Boys Chorus (2 part), recorder piano manuscript
Jubilate Deo     SATB Choir organ Manuscript
Jubilee Bells   Marian Lines Three part upper voices   Robish Music
Just a closer walk with thee   Hymn - Anonymous SATB Choir or SA Men organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Keera and Conch, Listen to the Voice, Blame  1 Keera and Conch,
2 Listen to the Voice,
3 Blame 
Marian Lines     Manuscript
Kyrie   Liturgy SATB Choir   manuscript
Lest we forget   Michael Forster? Voices (check volume) organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Like as the Hart   Psalms 42 and 43 SATB choir, semi-choir, solo soprano   Robish Music
Love Walked Right In (George Gershwin Arr Roe)   Ira Gershwin SATBB Choir   Manuscript
Lullaby   W E Kennedy and S Uminska SATB choir organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (1) 1.  Magnificat
2.  Nunc Dimittis
  Unison voices piano Josef Weinberger
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (2) "Evening Canticles" 1.  Magnificat
2.  Nunc Dimittis
Liturgy SATB Soli, SATB Choir organ Manuscript
Make All Things Well   Mother Julian of Norwich Voices - S.S.A.A. unaccompanied Thames Publishing
Man, Be Merry   Late 15th Century SATB Choir   Manuscript
May the Grace of Christ Our Saviour     SATB Choir   Manuscript
Mercy and Love (Introit)   Robert Herrick SSATB Choir   Manuscript
Merry Be Man   Jacqueline Froom unison or mixed voices piano Thames Publishing
Millennium Calypso   David Kerr unison voices  piano Thames Publishing
Missa Brevis 1 Kyrie
2 Gloria
3 Sanctus
4 Benedictus
5 Agnus Dei
Litergy SATB Choir organ Manuscript
Mouth Music (1)   Betty Roe? voices piano Manuscript
Mouth Music (2)   Betty Roe? Six voice groups piano Manuscript
Music's Universe 1.  To Music, to becalm his fever
2.  Music
3.  When music sounds
4.  Music's Empire
Robert Herrick Voices - SATB unaccompanied Thames Publishing
My Lord, you called my name (Footsteps)      SATB   Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Nisi Dominus Frustra   Liturgy Two part choir organ Manuscript
O Come Let us Sing unto the Lord   Psalm 95 SATB Choir, Soprano solo organ Manuscript
O Father, on your love we call   Michael Forster??? Voices (check volume) organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
O Praise God O Praise God - Psalm 150 Psalm 150 SATB Choir organ Robish Music
O Praise the Lord (1994 Thames)   Psalm 147 Voices - SATB organ Thames Publishing
O Praise the Lord (1996 revision)   Psalm 147 Voices - S.A. Men organ Manuscript
O Praise the Lord (1998 revision)   Psalm 147 Voices - SATB, Harp, Percission, Cello organ Manuscript
O Praise the Lord (1999 Roberton)   Psalm 147 Voices - SATB organ Roberton Publications
O Praise the Lord (original)   Psalm 147 Voices - SATB organ Roberton Publications
O praise ye the Lord!   Hymn SATB Choir or SA Men organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Out Of Your Sleep Arise And Wake   Poem Anon c. 1450 SATB trumpet, horn, cello and percussion Thames Publishing
Parliament of Birds, The   Chaucer (modernised) narrator, TB Choir, flute, percussion keyboard/organ Manuscript
Portraits from Union Street 1. Timothy Winters
2. Mevagissey
3. Nursery Rhyme of Innocence and Experience 
Charles Causley Unison Chorus with optional second and third parts piano manuscript
Prefabulous Animiles Prologue
1.  The Hippocrump
2.  The Bisk
3.  The Catipoce
4.  The Nonny
James Reeves Treble voices piano Thames Publishing
Prepare your Heart, O People         Manuscript
Psalm 12 Psalm 12   Choir   Thames Publishing
Psalm 24 (1)   Psalm 24 2 solo sopranos, SATB Choir   Manuscript
Psalm 24 (2)   Psalm 24 SSA(A) Choir   Manuscript
Sad, confused and shaken   Michael Forster? Voices (check volume) organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Sea Ghosts   Jacqueline Froom chorus piano Manuscript
Season's End   A H Berry-Hart SAB Choir piano manuscript
Sing for Christmas 1.  A-carolling
2.  The Farmer's Lost His Donkey
3.  Lullaby
4.  Hot Porridge
5.  Feasing Song
6.  Song for Christmas
Jean Kenward Unison Voices piano Thames Publishing
Sing the Millennium   Marian Lines Voices piano (or organ) Thames Publishing
Sing to the Lord of Harvest   J S B Monsell (1811-75) SATB Choir piano duet Manuscript
Sing to the Lord of Harvest (1994 revision)   J S B Monsell (1811-75) Two solo sopranos, SATB Choir organ Manuscript
Songs for City Children Fairground
Market Square
Tower Blocks
Marian Lines Choir   Robish Music
St Mary and St Michael   Leonard Clark SATB piano Thames Publishing
Sweet Thames, Flow Softly Sweet Thames, Flow Softly   Choir   Thames Publishing
Swing Low   Traditional SA Men Choir   Manuscript
Thanksgiving Cantata (Part 1)   Alison Taylor Choir SSATB organ or piano Manuscript
That Thine Eyes may be Opened Toward this House     SATB Choir (piano rehearsal) Thames Publishing
The Heritage of Children 1.  Infant Joy
2.  On my First Sonne
3.  Holy Thursday
4.  From 'Michael'
5.  Round the Town
6.  Envoy
7.  Nurse's Song
8.  When I was a boy
9.  Two Women
10.  Infant Joy
William Blake
Ben Johson
William Blake
William Wordsworth
Charles Causley
Walter de la Mare
William Blake
Charles Causley
Anon
William Blake
Voices - SATB and solo soprano, children's choir and oboe organ Thames Publishing
The Holly and the Ivy   Anon 15th century SATB   Thames Publishing
The Jackdaw of Rheims   Richard Harris Barham (1788–1845) Soprano Solo (the Jackdaw), 2 x SATB Choir, SATB sem-chous, recorder/woodwind Organ, piano and percussion Manuscript
The King of love my shepherd is   Hymn - Henry Williams Baker (1868) SATB Choir or SA Men organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
The Legend of Gallant Sir Bevis of Southampton   Marian Lines Voices - SATB Keyboards, Percussion, 4 guitars Manuscript
The Lord is My Shepherd (Psalm 23)   Psalm 23 SSA Choir organ Robish Music
The Old Man's Hat   Alison Taylor/Betty Roe mixed chorus, soloists, flute and double-bass (optional) piano Thames Publishing
The Oxen   Thomas Hardy SATB   Thames Publishing
The Peace of God (1)     Unison choir organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
The Peace of God (2)     Unison choir string orchestra Manuscript
The Snitterjipe   James Reeves Trebles, SATB or SSA+Double Bass   Manuscript
The St Helen's Service (Holy Communion Series 3) 1.  Kyrie
2.  Gloria
3.  Sursum Corda
4.  Sanctus
5.  Acclamations
6.  Benedictus
7.  Agnus Dei
8.  The Dismissal
  unison voices   Thames Publishing
The Storm-Hound   Marian Lines Upper voices organ (or keyboard) Thames Publishing
The Venite     unison voices  keyboard Thames Publishing
The Wassaile   Robert Herrick SATB  Double choir   Thames Publishing
Thoughts Upon Christmas Eve   John Turner two part medium voices or solo piano manuscript
Three Childhoods 1 Round the town
2 Who?
3 When I was a boy
Charles Causley Upper Voices piano Thames Publishing
Three children's songs 1. Mr Nobody
2. Makers
3. Queen Nefertiti
1. Anon
2. Nancy Dinah Watson
3. Anon
Unison Children's voices optional drum manuscript
Three English Folksongs 1.  The Devil and the Ploughman
2.  The Bold Benjamin
3.  The Bird Song
  Voices - SATB   Thames Publishing
Three Songs for Marian's Christmas Play 1. Ghosts Entry March
2. School Song
3. Little Spooks Soft Shoe
Marian Lines Children's choir piano manuscript
To Thee, my God, I Call   Lord Byron SATB or SA Men organ Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Two Canonic Carols 1.  Children's Song of the Nativity
2. Rocking
Frances Chesterton Two-part upper voices, melody instrument and optional percussion piano Robish Music
Two River Songs 1 Sweet Thames, Flow Softly
2 Shadwell Steps
Ewan MacColl Voices - SATB unaccompanied Thames Publishing
Unto Us Is Born A Son   Words 15th Century treble voices piano Thames Publishing
Upon Time and Another Upon Time
Another
Robert Herrick Voices - SATB organ Thames Publishing
Venite, Exultamus Domino & Jubilate Deo 1 Venite, Exultamus Domino
2 Jubilate Deo
  unison choir organ Joseph Weinberger
Villagers All, this Frosty Tide   Kenneth Grahame SATB Choir, flute organ Robish Music
Voices 1. Voices
2. There was an old Man
3. Down in the Gardens of Abergavenny
4. Hi dicky dum chat
5. Moon Song
6. Hop out of bed
Jean Kenward Children's choir, melody instruments piano Manuscript
Warm welcome to you     SATB Choir   Manuscript
We praise you, O Lord   Bible? SATB Percussion   Manuscript
Wedding Prayer (1)   Louis Bralant soprano organ Manuscript
Welcome, Child of Mary 1 Welcome, Child of Mary
2 A Kiss for the Baby
Traditional Netherlands/Marian Lines? STB Choir   Thames Publishing
Were you there (a sequence of spirituals) 1. He had to run
2. O Peter, go ring-a dem bells
3. There's a man going round
4. Didn't my Lord deliver Daniel?
5. Were you there
Traditional 1. Solo and SATB
2. Solo
3. Solo and SATB
4. Solo
5. SATB
piano, flute manuscript with typeset sequences
What Child is This?   Traditional Girls, Boys, TB guitars Manuscript
What Sweeter Musick   Anon 16th century/Robert Herrick Voices - SATB and solo soprano orchestra Thames Publishing
With God my Saviour as my Light     SATB   Kevin Mayhew Publishers Ltd
Zither Carol     SSAA Choir   Robish