O Magnum Mysterium – SSAATB

O Magnum Mysterium – SSAATB

From the Cristian Grases Latin American series comes a brilliant setting of O Magnum Mysterium from Ernesto Herrera. Gorgeous chords are introduced with haunting “ss” sounds before the warm melody commences. The harmonic colors are rich and beckoning. The strongest...
Not To Us – SSA

Not To Us – SSA

Conductor, Cristian Grases, has infused his charismatic personality into this delightful composition. He brings energy and life to the Scripture texts from the Rule of St. Benedict. The accompaniment dances up and down the keyboard while the choir tosses rhythmic...
Abreme La Puerta – SATB

Abreme La Puerta – SATB

This traditional song from Puerto Rico, spiritedly arranged by Cristian Grases, is usually sung at Christmas time. A group of singers would knock on the door of a neighbor or friend’s house and ask them to open the door so that they can come in and celebrate...
Los Marcianos – SATB

Los Marcianos – SATB

Rhythmic, energetic and completely Latin, this piece dances right off the page. Selected for the Cristian Grases South American and Caribbean Choral Series it will be heard at the ACDA National Honor Choir presentation in Salt Lake City, 2015. A great high school or...
Hearts Beat Together – SATB

Hearts Beat Together – SATB

The title could just as easily have been, ”Music Beats Together” as the song celebrates how music brings us together. The Latin rhythms and syllables are playful and energizing. Selected for the Cristian Grases South American and Caribbean Choral Series it...