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Baldwin Festival Chorus of New York 2013

The Baldwin Festival Chorus of New York

presents

An Evening of Music for the Holiday Season

December 7, 2013 at 8:00pm
Immanuel Lutheran Church
E 88th St. and Lexington Ave, New York, NY

R. Douglas Sheldon, Music Director
Steven Ryan, Piano & Jon Tyillian, Organ
Adam Eggleston, Patrick Murphy & Jeffrey Smith, Conductors
Martin Sedek, Composer-in-Residence


Program

I
Pie Jesu, from Requiem — Gabriel Fauré
Meredith Hansen, soprano

II
This Christmas Tide (Jessye’s Carol) — Daniel Fraser
Hodie Christus Natus Est — Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck
O Magnum Mysterium — Morten Lauridsen
Ave Maria — Anton Bruckner
The Last Words of David, from le Roi David — Arthur Honegger
Meredith Hansen, soprano

III
Johannes Brahms
Lasset uns unser Herz Motet: Op. 74, No. 1
Schaffe in mir, Gott, ein rein’ Herz, Psalm 51, Op. 29, No. 2
Der Jäger Sieben Marienlieder: Op. 22 No. 4.
Geistliches Lied Op. 30

IV
Ave Maria — Franz Biebl
Gabriella Campos, Bethany Richards, Alix Sheldon,
Amanda Weiss, Charles Blueweiss, Jonathan Gonzalez
Brian Rosenblum, chant
O Holy Night (Minuit Chrétien) — Adolphe Adam, Arr. Don Pippin
Gabriella Campos, soprano, Charles Blueweiss, tenor
Fantasia on Christmas Carols Ralph — Vaughan Williams
Robin Lee, baritone, Terrence Thornhill, cellist
Gloria in Excelsis Deo, from Christmas Cantata — Daniel Pinkham


Intermission

V
Gesù Bambino — Pietro Yon
Meredith Hansen, soprano

Gaudete (World Premiere) — Martin Sedek
Elena Gisler, Rebecca Shorstein, Kristy Fox, Amanda Weiss,
Charles Blueweiss, Lucas Tannous, Phillip Bergmann, Robin Lee
Adam Eggleston, conductor

The Snow — Edward Elgar
Adam Eggleston, conductor

VI
Good King Wenceslas (Polish) — Arr. David Willcocks
Brian Rosenblum, bass, Elizabeth Moran soprano,
Patrick Murphy, conductor
The 12 Days of Christmas (English) — arr. Earlene Rentz
Patrick Murphy, conductor
March of the Kings (French) — Arr. Alice Parker & Robert Shaw
Children, Go Where I send Thee (Spiritual) — arr. Maurice Gardiner
Fum, Fum, Fum (Catalan) Arr. Alice Parker & Robert Shaw

VII
O Happy Day — Edwin R. Hawkins/ Teena Chinn
Jeffrey Smith, conductor
Praise His Holy Name — Keith Hampton
Patrick Murphy, baritone

This concert is given in joyful memory of Denise Pineau,
Friend, singer and music lover par excellence

Posted: Aug-27-2015
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