60th Anniversary Concert

SPRING 2020

Carmina Burana: Carl Orff

*Postponed due to Covid-19. Date to be determined

THE MARVEL OF THIS NIGHT

WINTER 2019

Five Hebrew Love Songs: Eric Whitacre

Before the Marvel of the Night: Carl Schalk

El Rorro (The Babe): Arr: Jeffrey Van

A Ceremony of Carols: Benjamin Britten

SPRING 2019

Cantate Domino: Claudio Monteverdi

“Inflamatus et accensus” from Stabat Mater: Giaocomo Rossini

“Libera Me” from Messa da Requiem: Giuseppe Verdi

Gloria: Antonio Vivaldi

VIVA L'ITALIA

RESOUNDING JOY

WINTER 2018

A Carol for to Sing: Greg Gilpin

Light the Legend: A Song for Chanukah: Isaacson/Nurenberg

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas: Meredith Wilson, arr: Huff

I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas (Audience Singalong)

To Drive the Cold Winter Away: John Playford, arr: Rishel

Calypso Christmas: Natalie Sleeth

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Audience Singalong)

I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm: Irving Berlin, arr: Shaw

O Magnum Mysterium: Morten Lauridsen

Hot Chocolate: Ballard/Silvestri, arr: Roger Emerson

Riu, Riu, Chiu: Traditional Spanish carol, arr: Spevacek

Harambee: Joseph Jennings and Dorothy Winbush Riley

Silent Night: Franz X. Gruber, arr Christopher Walker

Nowell: Randall Thompson

WITH HONOR

SPRING 2018

O, My Luve’s Like a Red, Red Rose: René Clausen
Whistler’s Daugher: arr. by Valerie Nelson*
A Clear Midnight: Rich Campbell
Here is the World: Allen Borton*
Glory to God in the Highest: Giovanni Bastia Pergolesi
Verleih uns Frieden: Felix Mendelssohn
My Spirit Sang All Day: Gerald Finzi
Our Dream of Freedom: Gwen Walker
Blackbird: John Lennon and Paul McCartney

*World Premiere

DECK THE HALLS

FALL 2017

Ave Maria: Xavier Bursto

Caroling, Caroling: Alfred Burt

Dona Nobis Pacem: W.A. Mozart

The First Noel: Traditional

March of the Kings: Georges Bizet

Sleigh Ride: Leroy Anderson

Spanish Carol: Andrew Carter

Song of Galilee: Julius Chajes

A Song of Good Cheer/Shchedrik (Ukranian): Leontovich

Throw the Yule Log on, Uncle John: P.D.Q. Bach

We Need a Little Christmas: Jerry Herman

RHYTHM OF LIFE

SPRING 2017

Sing, Sing, Sing

Rhythm of Life

Old Def Woman

Bridge over Troubled Water

And So It Goes

Goodnight, My Angel

Down by the Riverside

Nelly Bly

Boil Them Cabbage Down

AN AIR OF SPRING

SPRING 2016

Cantate Domino: Pitoni

Fa una Canzona: Vecchi

O, Eyes of My Beloved: Orlando di Lasso

Kyrie: Vierne, arr. Huntington

Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves, from Nabucco: Giuseppi Verdi

How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings: Josef Rheinberger

As Torrents in Summer: Edward Elgar

Sure on This Shining Night: Samuel Barber

A City Called Heaven: Poelinitz

Wade in the Water: Moses Hogan

Soon Ah Will Be Done: William Dawson

A ROSE IN WINTER

WINTER 2015

Seven Unaccompanied Secular Songs Op. 62: Brahms

White Christmas: Berlin

Magnificat: Charpentier

Lay Down Your Staffs: Parker and Shaw

Ose Shalom: John Leavitt

Wishes and Candles: Stephen Paulus

Mary Had a Baby: William Dawson

Psallite: Praetorius

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas: Martin, Blane and Kerr

The Shepherds’ Farewell: Berlioz

Lullay, Thou Little Tiny Child: Stainer

SPRING CONCERT

SPRING 2013

Il bianco e dolce cigno | Chickens: Jack Prelutsky – Lynn Ebeling | Il est bel et bon: Passereau | A Wise Old Owl (nursery rhyme) – Kate O’Neill | Sweet Suffolk Owl: Vautor | Hope is a thing with feathers by Emily Dickinson – Joe Lazar | Die Nachtigall: Mendelssohn | A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square: Manning Sherwin and Eric Maschwitz, arr. Billingsley | The Blackbird by Humbert Wolfe – Susan Jane Thistle | Blackbird: Lennon and McCartney, arr. Daryl Runswick | 13 Ways of Looking at a Blackbird by Wallace Stevens – Donna Raskin | Bye, Bye, Blackbird: Ray Henderson and Mort Dixon, arr. Althouse | A Warbler by Walter de la Mare — Gwen Samuel | Dainty fine bird: Gibbons | Green Finch and Linnet Bird from Sweeney Todd: Sondheim, arr. BeckBird City by Richard Greene – Bob Woodford | The Blue Bird: Stanford | A Boy’s Protest (anonymous) – Rachel Henk | Be Like the Bluebird from Anything Goes: Porter, arr. Zuckman | Over the Rainbow: Arlen and Harburg, arr. Beck | The Pelican by Dixon Lanier Merritt – John Emmons | Birds in the Garden (anonymous) – Tami Kaplowitz | The Rockin’ Red Robin Comes Bobbin’ Along: arr. Ramsey | A Hummingbird Pauses at the Trumpet Vine by Mary Oliver – Chris Piatek | I Shall Keep Singing!: Harris

FALL CONCERT

FALL 2012

A Ceremony of Carols: Britten

The Boar’s Head Carol: traditional English carol, arr. Brian Ramsey

Irish Lullaby: Sametz

The Holly and the Ivy – traditional English carol, arr. Stephen Paulus

I Saw Three Ships: arr. Lewis

A Welsh Lullaby: arr. K. Lee Scott

Hanerot Halalu – Meir Finkelstein

A SPRING BOUQUET

SPRING 2012

Flora Gave Me Fairest Flowers: Wilbye

I am the Rose of Sharon: Billings

The White Rose: Daley

My Wild Irish Rose: Olcott

A Red, Red Rose: Mulholland

Dirait-on: Lauridsen

The Flowers That Bloom in the Spring from 

The Mikado: W.S. Gilbert, A. Sullivan

Everything’s Coming Up Roses from Gypsy: Styne, arr. P. KernI

Won’t Send Roses from Mack and Mabel: Herman, arr. M. Zuckman

Heather on the Hill from Brigadoon: Lerner and Loewe, arr. M. Zuckman

Flower of Beauty: ClementsFields of Gold, Sting: arr. Jasperse

Make Our Garden Grow from Candide: Bernstein, arr. R. Page

FALL CONCERT

Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light from Christmas Oratorio: J.S. Bach

Candlelight Carol: John Rutter

There Shall a Star From Jacob Come Forth: Felix Mendelssohn

Do You Hear What I Hear?: arr. Harry Simeone

Ocho Kandelikas: Flory Jagoda

Siyahamba: arr. Donald Moore

Keep Your Lamps!: arr. Andre Thomas

Lux Aurumque: Eric Whitacre

Behold! Rise Up! Go Tell! Shine!: arr. Mark Hayes

True Light: Keith Hampton

Light the Legend: Michael Isaacson

FALL 2011

DONA NOBIS PACEM

SPRING 2011

Choral Reflection on Amazing Grace: Roger Ames

Ose Shalom: John Leavitt

Gaelic Blessing: Z. Randall Stroope

Dona Nobis Pacem: J.S. Bach

Anthem of Peace: Mack Wilberg

Down by the Riverside: arr. RutterI

Dream a World : Andre Thomas

If I Had a Hammer

Where Have All the Flowers Gone?

Imagine

50TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT

SPRING 2012

O Magnum Mysterium: Tomas Luis de Victoria

O Magnum Mysterium: Morten Lauridsen

The Snow: Edward Elgar

Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening from 

Frostiana: Randall Thompson

Hail blessed virgin: Peter de Mets

Shepherds’ Chorus from Amahl and the Night Visitors: Gian Carlo Menotti

The Shepherds’ Farewell to the Holy Family: Hector Berlioz

In the Bleak Midwinter: arr. Stacey Wong

Durme, Durme, Ladino lullaby

Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind: John Rutter

Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind: George Shearing

Baby It’s Cold Outside: Frank Loesser, arr. Kirby Shaw

I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm: Irving Berlin, arr. Kirby Shaw

Winter Wonderland of Snow: arr. Mark Hayes