Commissions

Inquiries – David’s published works include many compositions that were commissioned by universities, churches, families, and individuals. Utilizing the work of many fine lyricists, he has composed anthems to honor ministers, pianists, organists, directors, choirs, and individuals on special occasions. Some of his compositions have been commissioned for special events, opening ceremonies for new buildings, and anniversaries (for more information, please contact him via the Contact David page).
Recent Commissioned Choral Works (Underlining indicates published works. Click for more information,)
  • What Is That Light?” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – First Baptist Church, Clemson, SC
  • “Psalm of Praise” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – Waynesboro High School, Waynesboro, VA
  • “Are You with Me?” (SAB Choir w/ piano) – Mustang United Methodist Church, Mustang, OK
  • Places Deeper in My Heart” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – Euclid Christian Church, Lynchburg, VA
  • “What Trials Insurmountable?” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – Northside Baptist Church, Mechanicsville, VA
  • “You Go Nowhere by Accident” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – Patuxent Presbyterian Church, California, MD
  • “Our Everlasting Guide” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ organ) – First Baptist Church, Whiteville, NC
  • Victory Is Ours” (Children’s and SATB Choir w/ piano and opt. handbells) – Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Lafayette, CA
  • It Is Well with My Soul” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ piano) – Briarlake Baptist Church, Decatur, GA
  • “We Are Called to Be God’s People” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ organ) – First Baptist Church, Wilmington, NC
  • “A Distant Echo” (Children’s, SAB and SATB Choirs w/ piano and opt. orchestra) – Henrico County Public Schools, Richmond, VA
  • Let Your Gentleness Be Known” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ piano and opt. orchestra) – Taylors Baptist Church, Taylors, SC
  • This Is a Day of New Beginnings” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ organ and optional brass quintet) – University Baptist Church, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Fill the Earth with Music” (Children’s and SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ piano and opt. flute and percussion) – VA Baptist Mission Board, Richmond, VA
  • Christian People, Sing Together” (Children’s and SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ piano, organ, handbells brass quintet and percussion) – Celebrating Grace, Inc., Macon, GA
  • “How Firm a Foundation” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ organ and opt. brass quintet and percussion) – Brentwood United Methodist Church, Brentwood, TN
  • Acclamation of Praise” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ piano and opt. organ and handbells) – Trinity Presbyterian Church, Herndon, VA
  • “Children of the Heavenly Father” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ organ) – Hillsboro Presbyterian Church, Nashville, TN
  • O God, Our Help in Ages Past” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ piano and organ) – Crewe Baptist Church, Crewe, VA
  • My Jesus, I Love Thee” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – The Hayward and Christine Moore Family, Richmond, VA
  • I Sing for I Believe” (SATB Choir and opt. congregation w/ piano) – First Baptist Church, Southern Pines, NC
  • “God of the Marching Centuries” (SATB Choir w/ organ) – Covenant Presbyterian Church, Staunton, VA
  • “Acclaim with Jubilation” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – A&M United Methodist Church, College Station, TX
  • How Do I Love Thee?” (SSAA Choir w/ piano) – UNC-Greensboro Women’s Glee, Greensboro, NC
  • Rooted and Grounded in Love” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – First Baptist Church, Easley, SC
  • To Live His Song” (SSAA and SATB Choir w/ piano) – GA Baptist Convention, Atlanta, GA
  • God Be in My Head” (a cappella SSAATTBB Choir) – Furman University, Greenville, SC
  • “We are God’s People” (SATB Choir w/ organ) – First Baptist Church, New Bern, NC
  • “Go Forth for God” (SATB Choir w/ organ) – Central Baptist Church, Newnan, GA
  • He Hideth My Soul” (SATB Choir w/ piano) – First Baptist Church, Radford, VA