Choral Repertoire

February 2016

 

Sunday, February 7

Introit – “Freedom Is Coming” – South African song

(8:00) Anthem – “Christ Is in This Place” – Allen Pote

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Seek Him That Maketh the Seven Stars”
   Jonathan Dove

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “The Disciples Knew the Lord Jesus”
   Mark Schweizer

(9:30 and 11:00) Communion Anthem – “Alleluia” – Eric Whitacre

 

Ash Wednesday, February 10

Chancel Choir rehearsal will take place at 6:30 p.m.; the service will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary.

Anthem – “Lay Up For Yourselves” – Ned Rorem

Offertory Anthem – “Valediction” – David Conte

Communion Anthem – “Bread of Heaven” – David Ashley White

 

Sunday, February 14

Introit – “The Best of Rooms” – Gerald Near

(8:00) Anthem – “Bread of Heaven” – David Ashley White

(9:30 and 11:00) Anthem – “God Is Seen” – Alice Parker

9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Amen” – Milton Dieterich

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Love Bade Me Welcome”
   Roland E. Martin

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “Agnus Dei” – Francis Jackson

 

Sunday, February 21

Introit - “The Lord Is Full of Compassion and Mercy” – Iain Quinn

(8:00) Anthem – “Sometimes a Light Surprises” – Gustav Holst / arr. Mark Hill

(9:30 and 11:00) Anthem – “The Lord’s Prayer” – Michael Allen

(9:30 and 11:00) Prayer Response – “Hear Our Prayer, O Lord” – Edwin Fissinger

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Kyrie” – Michael Allen

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “My Spirit Longs for Thee” – Simon Lole

 

Sunday, February 28

Introit – “God Be in My Head” - Will Nichols

(8:00) Anthem – “This Gift Is Free” – Fred Gramann

(9:30 and 11:00) Anthem – Sung by the Alma College Choir

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

(9:30 and 11:00) Offertory Anthem – “Thou, O God, Art Praised in Sion”
   Malcolm Boyle

(8:00) Communion Anthem – “O Saving Victim” – Roland E. Martin

 

Save the Date

   Palm Sunday
   Sunday, March 20
   8:00, 9:30, and 11:30 a.m. worship in the Sanctuary
   Please note the later start time for the last morning service.

   Chancel Choir Rehearsal
   Wednesday, March 23
   6:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary

   Morning Choir Rehearsal
   Wednesday, March 23
   7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

   Maundy Thursday Service
   Thursday, March 24
   6:30 p.m. Chancel Choir rehearsal
   7:30 p.m. worship service in the Sanctuary

   Good Friday Choral Service
   Friday, March 25
   6:30 p.m. Morning Choir rehearsal
   7:30 p.m. worship service in the Sanctuary

   Easter Sunday
   Sunday, March 27
   8:00, 9:30, and 11:30 a.m. worship in the Sanctuary
   Please note the later start time for the last morning service.

   Choral Society Rehearsal
   Thursdays, starting April 7
   7:00 p.m. in Buchanan Chapel   

   Choral Society Performance of Mozart's Mass in C Minor
   Friday, May 20
   7:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary


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).