Choral Repertoire 2008-2009

Fall Concert (October 26) – Hear America Singing!

Concert Choir

  • Haydn: Te Deum
  • Gjeilo: Ubi caritas
  • Whitacre: Five Hebrew Love Songs
  • Brunner: A Living Song
  • Berg (arr.): I Want Jesus to Walk with Me
  • Clausen (arr.): The Water Is Wide

Choral Union

  • Hanson: Song of Democracy
  • Thompson: The Testament of Freedom (Melanie Coleman, graduate student conductor)
  • Wilberg (arr.): Battle Hymn of the Republic
  • Wilberg (arr.): Cindy
  • Thomas: I Hear America Singing

Chamber Singers with Opera on the James (November 15)

  • Verdi: La Traviata

Carols by Candlelight (December 3)

Concert Choir

  • Jungst: Christmas Hymn
  • Hassler: Angelus ad pastores ait
  • Poulenc: Hodie Christus Natus Est
  • Shaw/Parker: Angels We Have Heard on High
  • Armstrong (arr.): It Came Upon the Midnight Clear
  • Berkey (arr.): Joy to the World
  • Warrell (arr.): A Merry Christmas

Choral Union (December 13 and 14)

  • Handel: Messiah

Spring Concert (April 26)

Concert Choir

  • Hassler: Cantate Domino
  • Victoria: Jesu, dulcis memoria
  • Telemann: Laudate Jehovam, omnes gentes
  • Spencer: At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners
  • Hailstork: I Will Lift up Mine Eyes
  • Brunner: I am in Need of Music
  • Halloran (arr.): Witness
  • Moore (arr.): I’m Going Home
  • Hogan (arr.): Ride On, King Jesus

Chamber Singers

  • Zdenek Lukas: Requiem, Op 252
  • Willam: Rise Up My Love, My Fair One
  • Whitacre: Sleep
  • Kern/Ringwald: All the Things You Are

Choral Union and Chamber Orchestra (May 2)

  • Handel: Judas Maccabaeus