Choral Repertoire

July and August 2015

 

Sunday, July 12

Introit – “Dayspring of Eternity” – Johann A. Freylinghausen
                                          
Anthem – “Beautiful Savior” – Silesian folk tune/arr. F. Melius Christiansen

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – Max Bruch

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “O Christ, Who Art the Light and Day”
   Ralph C. Schultz

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “I Love to Tell the Story” – William G. Fischer

 

Sunday, July 19

Introit – “Now That the Daylight Fills the Sky” – Plainsong

(8:00) Anthem – “King of Glory, King of Peace” – David Charles Walker

(9:30 and 11:00) Anthem – “Salvation is Created” – Pavel Tchesnokov
   arr. Mark Schweizer

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – Clarence Dickinson

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “O Praise the Lord, My Soul”
   Mikail M. Ippolitov-Ivanov/arr. Gwynn S. Bement

 

Sunday, July 26

Introit – “Come, Let Us Gather” - Anonymous

(8:00) Anthem – “Alleluia” – William Boyce; arr. Mark Schweizer

(9:30 and 11:00) Anthem – “I Lift Up My Eyes to the Hills” – Paul Bouman

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” - Anonymous

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Solo – “Alleluia” – William Boyce
   arr. Mark Schweizer

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “I Lift Up My Eyes to the Hills” – Paul Bouman

 

Sunday, August 2

Introit – “Blessed is He” – Eric DeLamarter

(8:00) Anthem – “Tantum Ergo” – Gabriel Fauré

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “The Lord is My Shepherd” – William H. Harris

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “Ave Verum” – G. Fauré

(9:30 and 11:00) Communion Anthems
   “Ave Verum” – Gabriel Fauré
   “Tantum Ergo” – G. Fauré

 

Sunday, August 9

Introit – “Alleluia” from The Sound of Music – Richard Rodgers

(8:00) Anthem – “Come, My Way, My Truth, My Life” – H. E. Piggott

(9:30 and 11:00) Anthem – “May Now Thy Spirit” – F. Joseph Schuetky
   arr. Martha Mahlenbrock

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – Anonymous

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Then Will I Jehovah’s Praise”
   George Frideric Handel/arr. Robert J. Powell

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “May Now Thy Spirit” – F. Joseph Schuetky
   arr. Martha Mahlenbrock

 

Sunday, August 16

Introit – “O Lord, Open Thou Our Lips” – George Guest

(8:00) Anthem – “Praise, O Praise” – Martin How

(9:30 and 11:00) Anthem – “Bless, O Lord, Us Thy Servants” – Martin How

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – George Frideric Handel

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Praise, O Praise” – Martin How

(8:00) Communion Anthem - “Bless, O Lord, Us Thy Servants” – Martin How

 

Sunday, August 23

(8:00 and 11:00) Introit – “O Father, Hear My Morning Prayer”
   Berrian R. Shute

(9:30) Introit – Sung by the Vacation Bible School Chorus

Anthem – “How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings Fair” – Eric H. Thiman

 (9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Come, O Thou Traveler Unknown”
    Richard Webster

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “Deep Peace” – Andrew Carter

 

Sunday, August 30

Introit – “All Is Summer” – Shaker song/arr. Susan Matsui

Anthem – “A Chorister’s Prayer” – Bruce Neswick

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – Camille Saint-Saëns

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Think On These Things” – Robert A. Harris

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “The Lord My Pasture Shall Prepare”
   Geoffrey Shaw

 

Sunday, September 6

Introit – “All the Earth Doth Worship Thee” - Anonymous
                                           
Anthem – “Just As a Father” – Luigi Cherubini; arr. James Kirkby

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – Anonymous

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Forth in Thy Name” – Richard Shepherd

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “The Best of Rooms” – Charles Wood

 

Upcoming Dates

   Sundays, May 31 through July 19
   Men's Choir Sings in Worship Services

   Thursdays, July 23 and August 20
   Women's Choir Rehearsals
   7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

   Sundays, July 26 through September 6   
   
Women's Choir Sings in Worship Services

   Thursday, September 10    
   Chancel Choir Rehearsal
   6:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

   Thursday, September 10    
   Morning Choir Rehearsal
   7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

   Beginning Sunday, September 13    
   Chancel and Morning Choirs Sing at Worship Services

   Beginning Thursday, September 20
   Regular Chancel and Morning Choir Rehearsals Resume


Adult choirs information, including rehearsal schedules, is available here.

Children and youth choirs information, including rehearsal schedules, is available here.


For more information about choral repertoire at Fourth Presbyterian Church, contact John Sherer, Organist and Director of Music (312.981.3592).