Choral Repertoire

June and July 2015

 

Sunday, June 7

Introit – “Beat the Drums of Welcome” – Ghanaian folksong/arr. Tom Colvin

(8:00) Anthem – “Derr Herr Segne Euch” from Cantata 196
   Johann Sebastian Bach/arr. Arthur Mendel

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Derr Herr Segne Euch” from Cantata 196
   Johann Sebastian Bach/arr. Arthur Mendel

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “Adoramus Te” – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
   arr. Norman Greyson

(9:30 and 11:00) Communion Anthems – “Adoramus Te”
   Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina/arr. Norman Greyson

“O Sacrum Convivium” – Tomas Luis de Victoria


Sunday, June 14

Introit – “Praise We Sing To Thee” – Franz Joseph Haydn/arr. Morten J. Luvaas

Anthem – “Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen” – African American spiritual
   arr. Gordon Krunnfusz

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – Johann Michael Bach

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Rise Up” – Tucker Biddlecombe

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “I Need Thee Every Hour”
   Robert Lowry/arr. Richard E. Gerig

 

Thursday, June 25

Men's Choir Rehearsal
7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

 

Sunday, June 28

Introit – “Dearest Jesus, Draw Thou Near” – Johann Schop
   arr. F. Melius Christiansen
                                                                                  
Anthem – “The Garden Hymn” – Ronald Perera

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

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Amazing Grace” – American folk hymn
   arr. John Coates

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “Thee We Adore, O Hidden Savior, Thee”
   Plainsong

 

Sunday, July 5

Introit – “The Lord is In His Holy Temple” – Eric DeLamarter
                                                
Anthem – “Steal Away” – African American spiritual/arr. Brazeal W. Dennard

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

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “This Little Light of Mine”
– African American spiritual/arr. John Leavitt

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “It Is Well with My Soul” – Phillip P. Bliss

 

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

 

Upcoming Dates

    Thursdays, May 28 and June 25
   Men's Choir Rehearsals
   7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

   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 20
   Chancel and Morning Choir Rehearsals Resume

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

 

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).