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JOUBERT, John
17 Cape Town, 20 March 1927

He received his early musical education in Cape Town, and in 1946 was awarded a Performing Right Society Scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music, London. In 1950 he was appointed to a lectureship in music at the University of Hull, and since 1962 has lived in Birmingham, where he holds the post of reader in music at the University. In 1979 he was visiting professor at the University of Otago, New Zealand.

1950 (23)

String Quartet No 1

Divertimento, piano duet

1951 (24)

Overture for orchestra

Sonata for viola and piano

Five Songs for tenor and piano

1952 (25)

O Lorde, the Master of Al Thing, for chorus and organ

Torches, carols for chorus and organ or orchestra

1953 (26)

Miniature String Quartet

The Burghers of Calais, cantata for soloists, chorus and chamber orchestra

1954 (27)

Antigone, a radio opera

Symphonic Prelude for orchestra

Concerto for violin

'There is no Rose', for unaccompanied chorus

1955 (28)

Great Lord of Lords, for chorus and organ

In the Drought, one-act opera

Symphony No 1

1956 (29)

Dance Suite for piano

The God Pan, for female voices and piano

Incantation, for unaccompanied chorus

1957 (30)

Piano Concerto

A North Country Overture

Sonata No 1, in one movement, for piano

Two Invocations, for tenor and piano

Welcome Yule, for unaccompanied chorus

1958 (31)

String Trio

1960 (33)

Pro Pace, three unaccompanied choral motets

1961 (34)

Silas Marner, opera

Octet for clarinet, bassoon, horn, string quartet and double-bass

Passacaglia and Fugue for organ

Christ is Risen, for chorus and organ

Missa Beata loannis, for chorus and orchestra

1962 (35)

'Sweet Content', for unaccompanied chorus

Sinfonietta for orchestra

In Memoriam

1820, for orchestra

1963 (36)

Sonata a Cinque, for flute, two violins, cello and harpsichord

Leaves of Life, ballad cantata for soli, chorus and piano

Urbs Beata, cantata for soli, chorus and orchestra

O Lord Our Lord, for chorus and organ

1964 (37)

The Holy Mountain, canticle for chorus and two pianos

The Beatitudes, for unaccompanied chorus

The Quarry, one-act opera

Communion Service in D for chorus and organ

1966 (39)

Te Deum, for chorus and organ

1968 (41)

The Choir Invisible, choral symphony

'Let There Be Light', unaccompanied choral motet

'O Praise God in His Holiness', for chorus and organ

'Lord Thou Hast Been Our Refuge', for chorus and organ

'Nowell', for chorus and organ

Under Western Eyes, opera

Six Poems of Emily Bronte, for soprano and piano

Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis, for chorus and organ

1969 (42)

The Martyrdom of St Alban, cantata for speaker, soli, chorus and

chamber orchestra

'How Are My foes Increased, Lord', for unaccompanied chorus

'All Wisdom Cometh from the Lord', for female voices and organ

'I Will Lift up Mine Eyes unto the Hills', for female voices and piano

1970 (43)

Symphony No 2

Dialogue, for soprano, counter-tenor, cello and harpsichord

Duo for violin and cello

African Sketchbook, for vocal quartet and wind quintet

Kontakion, for cello and piano

1971 (44)

The Raising of Lazarus, oratorio with orchestra

Behold, the Tabernacles of God, for chorus and organ

1972 (45)

Three Hymns to St Oswald, for chorus and organ

'Four Stations on the Road to Freedom', for unaccompanied chorus

Piano Sonata No 2

1973 (46)

The Prisoner, opera

Concerto for bassoon and chamber orchestra

Coverdale's Carol, for unaccompanied chorus

Threnos, for harpsichord and twelve solo strings

1974 (47)

The Magus, for soli, chorus and orchestra

Sleep Canticle, for unaccompanied chorus

Crabbed Age and Youth, for counter-tenor, recorder, viola de gamba

and harpsichord

1977 (50)

'Lines from the Youth of Man', a capella choir

1978 (51)

Déploration, for harp, percussion and strings

1979 (52)

Herefordshire Canticles, for soli, chorus and orchestra

The Turning Wheel, for soprano and piano

Joubert has also written other choral works.

See Joubert web page
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