C. Takach is a professional composer based in Minneapolis, MN. In addition
to his full-time composing work, he was a singer with and co-founder
of the professional male vocal ensemble Cantus,
he does freelance graphic design work, he runs Graphite
Publishing along with co-founder Jocelyn
Hagen, and he is the vice president of the Independent
Music Publishers Cooperative.
15-16 Secular Winter Consortium
- 4-part choral writing (no divisi), with a well-supported tenor part
- 2 newly commissioned poems by Anthony Silvestri and Brian Newhouse
- I'm only taking one choir from each state!
- Scores delivered by Aug. 21, 2015 (pdf).
Cost - $400.00 per participating group. Includes the license to make copies for your singers.
Check the map to see if I still need your state! If your state is yellow or red, I'd like to hear from you!
part-song harmonies never obscured the text, making the lyrics an equal
partner to the music.”
stunning piece was Timothy C. Takach’s arrangement…full
of rich, beautiful harmonies.”
arrangements were notably creative and intriguing. He gets high marks
for originality and craftsmanship in his settings.”