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Cozens

Charles T. Cozens is an award winning, internationally known arranger, orchestrator, composer, conductor, music director and producer. Labeled by the Canadian Press as “one of Canada’s premiere arrangers”, Mr. Cozens won the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s 1986 National Workshop Arranger’s Competition. Since then, major orchestras in North America and Europe have performed his orchestral arrangements consistently to critical acclaim, and he has been continuously recognized, with numerous awards and nominations.

Winner of the Established Performing Artist Award from the Mississauga Arts Council, he has also been nominated for the Dora Award (Most Outstanding Musical: Swingstep) and the Chalmers Award in Composition (Peter Pan: The Return). His 2006 album Balance was nominated for a Juno Award for Instrumental Album of the Year. Widely prolific, Mr. Cozens has over 100 CDs to his credit as conductor, composer, arranger, pianist and producer, for prestigious recording labels such as Universal, Sony, CBC SM 5000, Attic, Solitudes, Avalon, Reflections and Jazz Inspiration.

He has also enjoyed writing for such luminaries as The Canadian Brass, Quartetto Gelato, Rosemary Clooney, Louise Pitre (Mama Mia, Broadway), Michael Burgess (Les Miserables), and The Nylons. He has also scored numerous successful symphonic pops shows including Broadway Today, Bending The Bows and Harlem To Hollywood starring Michael Danso.

For more information visit: www.charlescozens.com

Title
Instrumentation
Length
Composer
Ave Maria
Harp & Chamber Orchestra
4.5 min
Bach-Gounod
Ave Maria
Harp & Chamber Orchestra
4.5 min
Bach-Gounod
Away in a Manger
Soprano (or Bari/Tenor) & Orchestra
4 min
Kirkpatrick
Carnival of the Animals: The Swan
Harp & String Orchestra
3 min
Saint-Saëns
Celtic Fantasia
Violin & Orchestra
Cozens
Czardahora
Violin & Orchestra
3.5
Cozens
Etude in E
Harp & Chamber Orchestra
5 min
Chopin
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Soprano, Baritone & Orchestra
2.5 min
Traditional
Hark the Herald Angels
Soprano, Baritone & Orchestra
3 min
Mendelssohn
Homage a Piazzolla
Violin & Orchestra
Cozens
Joy to the World
Soprano & Orchestra with Chorus (opt.)
3 min
Traditional
Les Petites Danses Demonique
Clarinet and String Orchestra
Cozens
O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Soprano & Baritone (opt.) with Orchestra
4 min
Traditional
O Mio Babbino Caro
Harp & Chamber Orchestra
3.5 min
Puccini
Reverie
Harp & Chamber Orchestra
5.5
Debussy
Romanza Andaluza
Violin & Orchestra
Sarasate
Scherzo Tarentelle
Violin & Orchestra
Wieniawski
Silent Night
Soprano and/or Baritone & Orchestra with Women's Chorus (opt.)
4 min
Gruber
Sleeping Beauty
Harp & Chamber Orchestra
5 min
Tchaikovsky
The Huron Carol
Solo Violin & Orchestra, Opt. SSA
Jean de Brebeuf