Opus Music Publishers is proud to represent composer Morten Lauridsen, one of the most celebrated and acclaimed composers of our time. Morten has been the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including those from ASCAP, Meet the Composer, Chorus America, and the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA). He is a native of the Pacific Northwest and is retired faculty at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA. As a student of Ingolf Dahl, Halsey Stevens, and Robert Linn, Morten's music reflects his diverse background and has been acclaimed for its beauty, expressivity and sensitivity. We invite you to explore the works of Morten Lauridsen and experience the beauty of his music.
His music is a blend of classical, romantic, and modern styles, and his compositions are beloved by many. We are proud to offer some of his best works, such as “Four Madrigals on Renaissance Texts”, “Mid Winter Songs”, “O Love be Fed With Apples While you May”, “Psalm 29”, and “Lament For Pasiphae”. Dr. Lauridsen has graced us with these fine pieces of music, and we are honored to provide them for our customers.