R. Christopher Teichler, Composer

The Good Samaritan
Cantata for Mezzo-Soprano, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, SATB and Chamber Orchestra
Watch the video to learn more about this project, and please consider if you would like to support it! The message of The Good Samaritan is as relevant and necessary today as it was when Jesus first told it 2000 years ago. 


I. Prelude (Orchestra)

II. Recitative - "Behold, a Certain Lawyer" (Mezzo-Soprano, Baritone, Bass)

III. Chorus - "The Greatest Commandment" (SATB)

IV. Recitative - "A Certain Man" (Bass)

V. Aria - "The Man is Not to Blame" (Tenor)

VI. Recitative - "By Chance a Certain Priest" (Bass)

VII. Chorus - "As You Would Like" (SATB)

VIII. Aria - "On the Next Day" (Bass)

IX. Chorus - "Love Your Enemies" (SATB)

X. Recitative - "Now Which of These Three" (Baritone, Bass)

XI. Chorus - "He Has Shown You, O Man" (SATB)

XII. Aria - "Therefore, Be Merciful" (Mezzo-Soprano, SATB)

XIII. Aria - "Mercy is Music" (Tenor, SATB)

If you'd like to contribute to the recording of The Good Samaritan, CLICK HERE to be taken to our GoFundMe page where you can make a secure donation.

Any amount is greatly appreciated, and I am offering the following perks for larger donations:

1) $25 - A Free Download of my piano album "Communion Meditations.

2) $50 - The above and a free CD of "The Good Samaritan" when completed.

3) $100 - The above and your name included in CD liner notes!

4) $200 - The above and a PDF of one of my compositions of your choice!

5) $400 - The above and a signed full score of "The Good Samaritan!"

Thank you for your support of The Good Samaritan!