Chase Arrangements

The sheet music below with prices given, are available for purchase.
If you find something you like please fill out the contact form at the bottom of this page or email: Christine@voicefactory.ca.
Arrangements not priced are awaiting your interest to purchase prior to printing

(SQ) String Quartets

The purchase price of each SQ arrangement includes the following:
1 Score + Parts: 1 Vln 1- 1 Violin 2 -1 Viola – 1 Cell
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(SQ) Anthem for the Wind and Water

A tribute to the strength and restorative powers
of time spent on the water.
$15.00 CAD +hst (+ shipping where required.)


(SQ) Bully`s Hornpipe

Bully Forbes, captain of the ship the Marco Polo, was not known for his
fun loving nature. We can only hope that his crew and passengers had some
good times. This arrangement of Jim’s hornpipe, cheering all on board
with a friendly competition amongst musicians.
$ 15.00 CDN + hust (+ shipping when required)

(SQ)The Calm

A hymn of thanks. Each voice rises, intertwines and dissipates ,
making way for another. Each expressing their gratitude for having been
kept safe from the storm
$ 15.00 CDN + hst (+ shipping when required)

(SQ) To the Ends of the Earth

A String Quartet introduced this song in the original production of
the Marco Polo Suite – A Folk Opera. Here without lyrics, the voices of
the quartet communicate gratitude and the pride in heritage
and hope for the future that New Brunswickers share.

$15.00 CDN +hst ( + shipping where required.)

(SQ)The Storm

$ 15.00 CDN +hst ( + shipping where required)

(SQ) Australia

This Baroque-ish arrangement is a variation on
the shanty “The Marco Polo” created for the 2002 production
to accompany a narration describing the building
of the ship Marco Polo.
$15.00 CAD +hst (+ shipping where required.)


(SQ) Bully`s Hornpipe – Strum Fun!

In this arrangement of Jim’s hornpipe, stumming pizzicato sections
add an air of reckless fun to the performance.
$ 20.00 CDN + hst (+ shipping when required)

(SQ) Carol’s Waltz

This waltz originally composed by Jim Stewart in honour of
Carol Rohl harpist & dear friend.
$ 20.00 CDN+ hast (+ shipping when required)

(SQ) Lament for Owen Christy

This lament originally composed by Jim Stewart is named foran Irish immigrant to New Brunswick who fled the Irish potato famineof 1847, only to die  in quarantine on Partridge Island
$ 20.00 CDN + hst (+shipping when required)


Songs with Orchestral Accompaniment

The purchase price of each of the following arrangements includes:
1 Score

1 part for each for soloists
6 Vln 1 – 6 Violin 2 – 4 Viola – 4 Cello – 2 Contrabass

(SO+)Sarah’s Farewell- Soprano
Flute & English Horn

With sadness and fear, a young girl sings her goodbye
to all that she knows and loves, as she leaves
her homeland for an unknown future.
w/Soprano , Flute, English Horn, VA, VC & CB
$ 25.00 CDN + hst (+ shipping when required)

(SO+)To the Ends of the Earth – Baritone

Originally the Finale in “The Marco Polo Suite – A Folk Opera“, here
the soloist sings a grateful thank you to the shipbuilders and to New Brunswick for the building of the ship Marco Polo. This ship,
a source of pride and hope for the futures of all.
w/ Baritone Solo

(CO+)Edwin’s Song :II Underway

2nd movement

(CO+) Edwin’s Song :V Arrival

5th movement
Arrival in Melbourne , Australia.

(SO+) Southern Cross – Mezzo
Flute & Harp

A mother sings a lullaby, a song of hope and comfort to her child
trusting the stars to lead them to Australia.
w/ Mezzo, Flute, Harp
$ 25.00 CDN + hst (+ shipping when required)

Sailing Toward the Sun- Vocal Trio
Mezzo, Tenor Bass Baritone, Low Strings,
English Horn, Horn in F

Originally the end of Act I in
 “The Marco Polo Suite – A Folk Opera”,
here 3 parents sing a common prayer for all
to be well, as they sail toward their futures.

(CO +)Edwin’s Song : III Troubles On Board

3rd movement

Sarah’s Farewell – Mezzo
Low Strings, Flute Clarinet & Bass Clarinet

A young girl sings her goodbye to all that she
knows and loves, as she leaves her homeland
for an unknown future.
w/Mezzo Soprano , Flute, English Horn, VA, VC & CB
$ 25.00 CDN + hst (+ shipping when required)

(CO+) Edwin’s Song :I Departure

1st movement

Edwin’s Song tells one passenger’s account of his voyage on the
Marco Polo, making its way from England to Australia. The vocal line
features a baritone soloist with male chorus.
It`s movements shown here as a recitative. Each  movement telling
details of Edwin’s voyage to Australia on the Marco Polo.
This song is available as an uninterrupted song 9 minutes 43 seconds. :
Price: $55.00 CDN + hst (+shipping where required )

(CO+) Edwin’s Song :IV Hope Renewed

4th movement

(SO) String Orchestra

The purchase price of each SO arrangement includes:
1 Score + Parts: 6 Violin 1 – 6 Violin 2 – 4 Viola – 4 Celli – 2 Contrabass

(SO) Carol’s Waltz

This waltz originally composed by Jim Stewart in honour of Carol Rohl,
harpist and dear friend to Jim.
$25.00 CDN + hst ( + shipping where required )

(SO) Southern Cross

Originally a song , this version replaces the vocal soloist with strings.
$ 25.00 CDN + hst ( +shipping where required ).

(SO) Lament for Owen Christy

This lament originally composed by Jim Stewart is named for an Irish immigrant to New Brunswick who fled the Irish potato famine of 1847, only to die  in quarantine on Partridge Island.
$ 25.00 CDN + hst ( + shipping where required )

( SO) The Calm

A hymn of thanks. The voices of the string orchestra
expressing their gratitude for having been kept safe from the storm.
$ 25.00 CDN + hst ( + shiipping when required )

(SO) The Storm

(CO) Chamber Orchestra

The purchase price of the following arrangements includes:
1 Score
1 part for each wind soloist &/or percussion stave –
6 Violin 1 – 6 Violin 2 – 4 Viola – 4 Cello – 2 Contrabass

(CO) Bully’s Hornpipe

$ 30.00 CDN + hst ( + shipping whern required)

(CO) Anthem for the Wind and Water

(CO )The Calm

$ 30.00 CDN + hst ( +shipping where required )

(Orch) The Storm


Wind Ensembles & Incidental Music

The purchase price of each of these arrangements includes
1 Score – 1 Part for each of the musicians

Fanfare for the Marco Polo
Brass Choir & optional Timpani

The Marco Polo sea shanty theme for Brass Choir, and Timpani.

Symphonic Arrangements for Rental Only


Each of the selections can be rented for an agreed upon period of time and will include:


1 Full Score
Vocal Scores for: the soloist(s) and chorus members; the number of which to be stipulated by the customer
Instrumental Parts for each musician ; the number of which to be stipulated by the customer.

All Scores and Parts to be returned within 1 week of the final performance.

Please contact Christine Chase for more details.

To the Ends of the Earth

We Built this Old Ship

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