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Solo songs

Five Auden Songs
Settings of poems by W. H. Auden for solo voice and piano. 
The Willow-Wren and the Stare
, you can listen to the whole song: mp3
Make this night loveable (Nocturne II)
Dear, though the night is gone
If I Could Tell You (But I can't) 
The Love Feast
Published by Goodmusic.  You can see the whole score and hear it played on your computer on their website
They are also available arranged for upper voices (SSA) and piano.

A Scottish Four Seasons
Four new poems (Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter) by Alexander McCall Smith, set for solo voice and piano.  Published by Goodmusic.  You can see the whole score and hear it played on your computer on their website.  They are also available arranged for upper voices (SSA) and piano.

The solo version of Summer is on the Grade 6 singing syllabus for Trinity College London and is also published by them in their Trinity Singing Grade 6 repertoire books TCL 016867 (high), TCL 017949 (low), but note the errata (scroll down to end of the errata page).

Songs from The Okavango Macbeth
A selection of songs from the opera, suitable for music theatre voice.
Includes I Am Alone which is on the Grade 6 singing syllabus for Trinity College London.
Published by Goodmusic.

Songs of Edinburgh
Eight new poems by Alexander McCall Smith, set for solo voice and piano. 
1. The Gym Lesson
2. Edinburgh in winter
3. The Uppies and the Doonies
4. Unfinished dream
5. The State processes
6. Hutton and Higgs
7. In Candlemaker Row
8. Jenners Tea Room

For more information, please contact Tom.

Aesop's Fables
Eight new poems by Alexander McCall Smith, set for solo voice and piano. 
1. The Lion in Love
2. The dog with a piece of meat
3. Who will bell the cat?
4. Tortoise and Hare
5. The Boy who shouted Wolf

For more information, please contact Tom.

Other songs
To a Goose, a setting of the poem by Robert Southey, for voice and piano.  Also available as a duet.
You can see one page here.  For more information, please contact Tom.