PJR Music (Paul John Rudoi) Distributed by Graphite Publishing

Deemed “indesputably unique, confident, and innovative” through the American Prize, Paul John Rudoi’s award-winning compositions have been commissioned and performed by various ensembles and artists throughout North America and Europe, including Orphei Dränger, the Vancouver Chamber Singers, the British Trombone Society, Cantus, and the National Lutheran Choir. His work has garnered numerous grants from the Jerome Foundation, the ACF, MRAC, MSAB, the NEA, and ASCAP. His music is published through PJR Music alongside Graphite, Santa Barbara, Walton, Morningstar, and ECS music publishers.

As a professional tenor vocalist, Paul has performed and recorded a wide range of music as a member of the full-time vocal ensemble Cantus. From 2008-2016, he premiered dozens of new works for male chorus, toured on four continents, and advocated for arts education and empowerment through education outreach opportunities nationwide.

Paul holds a degree in Vocal Performance from the Hartt School and is pursuing a concurrent master’s in Choral Conducting and Composition from the University of Oregon. His teachers have included Sharon Paul, Robert Kyr, Libby Larsen, Edward Bolkovac, and Tyler Flanders. Visit www.pauljohnrudoi.com for more information and for a complete catalog of works.


Music Published by PJR Music (Paul John Rudoi)

America Will Be!

Paul John Rudoi men's choir, Difficulty : 4, a cappella, 3-5 min.

As One Sky

Paul John Rudoi men's choir, Difficulty : 4, a cappella, 3-5 min.

At Every Instant

Paul John Rudoi men's choir, Difficulty : 4, a cappella, 5-10 min.

Ave Verum Corpus

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, organ, 3-5 min.

Bay Psalm 121

Paul John Rudoi treble choir, Difficulty : 2, a cappella, 3-5 min.

Bay Psalm 150

Paul John Rudoi treble choir, Difficulty : 4, a cappella, 3-5 min.

Bay Psalm 23

Paul John Rudoi treble choir, Difficulty : 2, 3-5 min.

Cantate Domino

Paul John Rudoi men's choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, 3-5 min.

Comet

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, 3-5 min.

Gīta-vādite

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 3, 1-2 instruments, a cappella, less than 3 min.

I Will Send My Messenger

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 2, a cappella, less than 3 min.

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 4, a cappella, 3-5 min.

My Friends and I (Set)

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, treble choir, Difficulty : 2, Difficulty : 3, 1-2 instruments, percussion, 3-5 min.

Noel, noel

Paul John Rudoi treble choir, Difficulty : 1, 1-2 instruments, 3-5 min.

O Sacrum Convivium

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, 3-5 min.

Shine to Spare (SSAA)

Paul John Rudoi treble choir, Difficulty : 3, a cappella, percussion, 3-5 min.

Shine to Spare (SSAB)

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 3, a cappella, percussion, 3-5 min.

Sing oh my Heart!

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 3, a cappella, 3-5 min.

Song of Sky and Sea: A Song of Realization (full cycle)

Paul John Rudoi men's choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, 10+ min.

Swing By

Paul John Rudoi treble choir, Difficulty : 2, piano, 3-5 min.

The Bay Psalms

Paul John Rudoi treble choir, Difficulty : 3, a cappella, 10+ min.

The Infinite Dwelling

Paul John Rudoi men's choir, Difficulty : 4, a cappella, less than 3 min.

The Parable of the Old Man and the Young

Paul John Rudoi men's choir, Difficulty : 4, a cappella, percussion, less than 3 min.

This Beautiful Speed

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 3, piano, 3-5 min.

Thrice is Sweet Music Sweet

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 3, a cappella, 3-5 min.

Two Falling Stars

Paul John Rudoi men's choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, 3-5 min.

Two or Three Angels

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, large ensemble, 3-5 min.

You Carry Oceans Within

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, 3-5 min.

i carry your heart with me

Paul John Rudoi mixed choir, Difficulty : 5, a cappella, large ensemble, 3-5 min.

1: (Easy) No divisi in voice parts, accompaniment doubles or supports vocal parts, diatonic, symmetrical phrases, textures mostly homophonic, simple rhythms, stepwise voice leading (conjunct), moderate ranges, no extended techniques, and limited sustained singing.

2: (Medium Easy) Limited divisi, voices somewhat independent from accompaniment, some chromatics, phrases may be longer or more fragmented, mostly homophonic, moderate rhythmic complexity, some difficult intervals (disjunct motion), moderate ranges, extended techniques are simple, limited sustained singing.

3. (Medium) Limited divisi, unaccompanied, or with independent accompaniment (voice parts not doubled), many chromatics, phrases of varying lengths, more contrapuntal textures, moderately complex rhythms, some difficult intervals (disjunct motion), moderately difficult/challenging ranges, extended techniques are potentially challenging, and some sustained singing.

4. (Medium Difficult) Abundant divisi, unaccompanied, or accompanying instruments are fully independent from voice parts, many chromatics and/or key changes, long and/or broken phrases, potentially little homophony, complex rhythms, many difficult intervals (disjunct motion), difficult/challenging ranges, potentially difficult extended techniques, and a demand for sustained singing.

5. (Difficult) Adundant divis, unaccompanied, or accompanying instruments are fully independent from voice parts, many chromatics and/or key changes, long and/or broken phrases, potentially little homophony, complex rhythms, extreme ranges, use of challenging or unusual extended vocal techniques, abundant sustained singing.