·  At the round earths imagin'd corners (baritone and piano) 25' (2023) - in English setting texts from the Holy Sonnets of John Donne; commissioned for the Oxford International Song Festival

· La terre est bleue comme une orange No. 3 (mezzo soprano and piano) 4’ (2020) - in French after a text by Paul Eluard 

· Fluss Land Stadt (mixed choir; also six solo voices) 6’ (2018) - in German after texts by Rainer Maria Rilke 

· Harmonie - an Jenny (soprano and solo cello) 7’ (2018)
- in German after a text by Karl Marx; for the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group 

· Peter Quince at the Clavier (baritone and piano)16’ (2018) - after a text by Wallace Stevens; commissioned for the Arnold Schoenberg Center, Vienna 

· Winterleben (fmezzo soprano, French horn and piano) 25’ (2015) - in German after a text by Friedrich Rückert; commissioned by Elizabeth and Justus Schlichting for Los Angeles Philharmonic principal horn, Andrew Bain 

· Sonnets from Neruda (mezzo soprano, baritone and piano) 28’ (2014) - in Spanish after six texts by Pablo Neruda 

· Tiger Psalms -after texts by Ted Hughes (mezzo soprano soloist with flute, clarinet, trumpet, viola, double bass, one perc. and piano) 16' (2011) - commissioned by Fulcrum Point New Music Project 

· Fallen Eve - Five Songs after Hughes (mezzo soprano soloist with flute, clarinet, violin, cello, one perc. and piano) 17' (2005) - commissioned by the Abelson Foundation for the International Contemporary Ensemble

· la tristesse durera toujours -after Van Gogh (soprano soloist with clarinet, violin, cello, one percussion and piano) 23’ (2003)

· Collage a Trois Trobar (five mixed voices with recorders and percussion) 10’ (1999)