Choral Repertoire

July 2014

Sunday, July 20

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

(8:00) Anthem – “You Shall Have a Song” – Harriet Ziegenhals

(9:30 and 11:00) Anthem – “The Road Home” – Stephen Paulus

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee”
     – John B. Dykes/arr. Alfred B. Smith

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Solo – “My Heart Ever Faithful”
     – Johann Sebastian Bach

8:00) Communion Anthem – “Litany to the Holy Spirit” – Peter Hurford


Sunday, July 27

Introit – “Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart” – Arthur Henry Messiter
     arr. Norman J. Clayton

(8:00) Anthem – “Praise, Lord, for Thee in Zion Waits” – Eric H. Thiman

Anthem – “We Wait for Thy Loving Kindness” – Stephen Elvey

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

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Solo – “Alleluia” from Exsultate Jubilate
     – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “We Wait for Thy Loving Kindness”
     – Stephen Elvey


August 2014

Sunday, August 3

Introit – “Blessed Is He” – Eric DeLamarter

(8:00) Anthem – “There’s a Wideness in God’s Mercy” – Calvin Hampton

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Pie Jesu” from Requiem
     – Andrew Lloyd Webber

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “Ave Verum” – Karl Jenkins

(9:30 and 11:00) Communion Anthems – “O Sacrum Convivium”
          – Raymond Weidner
     “Ave Verum” – Karl Jenkins


Sunday, August 10

Introit – “Alleluia Psallat” – Anonymous

Anthem – “All Who Are Thirsty Come to the Spring” – George Frideric Handel
     arr. Walter Ehret

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Breathe on Me, Breath of God”
     – Robert Jackson/arr. Norman J. Clayton

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Let’s Imitate Her Notes Above”
     –
G. F. Handel/arr. Nick Page

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “The Lord’s My Shepherd” – William H. Havergal
     arr. Emma Lou Diemer


Sunday, August 17

(8:00 and 11:00) Introit – “O Thou Sweetest Source of Gladness”
     – Louis Bourgeois/arr. Philip Ledger

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

Anthem – “O God, My Heart Is Ready” – Simon Lindley

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “O Thou That Hearest Prayer”
     – Eric DeLamarter

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “How Can I Keep From Singing”
     – American folk melody/arr. M. Archer

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “A Gaelic Blessing” – Roland Martin


Sunday, August 24

Introit – “Praise Ye the Lord, the Almighty” – German chorale
     arr. Norman Clayton

Anthem – “Gloria” – John W. W. Sherer

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

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Witness” – African American spiritual
     arr. Jack Halloran and Dick Bolks

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “Now the Silence, Now the Peace” – Gerald Near


Sunday, August 31

Introit – “Love is Little” – Shaker song
     arr. Kevin Siegfried

Anthem – “Blessing” – Katie Moran Bart

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

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Gloria Tibi” from Mass
     – Leonard Bernstein

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “A Gaelic Prayer” – David M. Lowry

 

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

Children and youth choirs information, ncluding 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).