Welcome to the website of
PETER ROSE & ANNE CONLON
Peter and Anne, awarded MBEs in 2016 for services to music education and conservation in the UK and abroad, are internationally renowned for their highly successful environmental musicals which have been performed by countless thousands of children throughout the world.
This website gives you details of and access to all of their works, including those published by
Josef Weinberger Ltd and those published by Rose-Conlon Music.c
“I can think of few better ways of alerting children to the problems of development and of teaching them the truths of global ecological concerns than by introducing them to the musicals of Peter Rose and Anne Conlon.” Sir David Attenborough
Photo: The Hallé Children's Choir in the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester. March 2023
NEW WORKS FOR 2023
OCEAN WORLD (SATB)
Peter's new SATB arrangement of this environmental musical, so relevant during this UNESCO Decade of the Oceans. Suitable for Youth Choirs, Church Choirs and Community Choirs. If you are interested in knowing more about this new arrangement, please email us.
At last, an SATB arrangement of songs from the world's first environmental musical. Surely as relevant today as it was 40 years ago when this work was first performed. If you are interested in knowing more about this new arrangement, please email us.
CALLED TO BE HAPPY - Available
A new cantata by Peter and Anne for young women seeking to find their way in the world. Published by Josef Weinberger Ltd., London.
CALLED TO BE HAPPY is written in honour of Mary Ward, a seventeenth century English woman whose vision and unshakeable optimism enabled her to found the first non-enclosed religious order for women. The cantata draws parallels between her life experiences and those of young women today.
THE CARFIN MASS & HAIL MARY - Available
A new Mass Setting by Peter, written in celebration of the Centenary Anniversary of Carfin Grotto, Scotland's National Shrine to Our Lady of Lourdes.
The Carfin Mass, suitable for congregational participation, has received the approval of the Bishops' Conference of Scotland and uses the new English translation (2023).
LED BY THE SPIRIT - Available
A new volume of Peter and Anne's most popular hymns. Vocal Score and Word Booklet.
Led By The Spirit contains twenty hymns for all seasons and include such much loved favourites as Care For Your World; Lord, I Give My Life To You; This Is Our Faith; There'll Be Time; The Peace of God and The Thirsting Deer. a
WE'LL BE LED BY THE SPIRIT - Available
A new hymn by Peter and Anne, dedicated to Bishop Brian and the Diocese of Argyl and the Isles.
Composed to complement the diocesan discernment process. Written for unison voices and optional harmony parts, in a congregation friendly key! This hymn is now available for download. Click here to listen.