Adult Choir Schedule and Announcements

 Choir rehearsals
Wednesdays 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
in the Parish Hall
Sundays 9:30 – 10:15 a.m.
in the Choir Loft


Adult Choir rehearsals begin August 30

Sunday, September 10
Anthems: Bwana Asifiwe arr. by Mark Burrows (Children’s choir) and Draw the Circle Wide by Mark Miller

Sunday, September 17
Anthems: Pues Si Vivimos arr. by Daniel Brinson and Love One Another by John L. Bell

Sunday, September 24
Shenandoah Consort (guest choir)

Sunday, October 1
Anthems: To Thee, O Lord by Sergei Rachmaninoff and
A Song of Pilgrimage (SA only) by Ana Hernandez

Sunday, October 8
Anthems: The Heavens Are Telling by Franz Josef Haydn and
God of the Sparrow by Carl Shalk (Children’s choir)

Sunday, October 15
Anthems: Rejoice in the Lord Always by anonymous, 16th century
and The Lord Is My Shepherd by Bobby McFerrin

Sunday, October 22
Anthems: Author of Love Divine by Cecilia McDowall and The Love of God Comes Close by John L. Bell (Children’s choir)

Sunday, October 29
Anthem: Love Divine, All Loves Excelling by Ned Rorem

Wednesday, November 1, All Saints’ Day Evensong warm-up 4:30 / service 5:30
Introit: For All the Saints Who’ve Shown Your Love by John L. Bell
Psalm 23
Psalm 150 by C.V. Stanford
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis by Bryan Kelly
How Blest Are They by P.I. Tchaikovsky

Sunday, November 5
Anthems: How Lovely Is Thy Dwelling Place by John Carter and For All the Saints Who’ve Shown Your Love by John L. Bell (Children’s choir)

Sunday, November 12
Anthems: Keep Your Lamps by Andre Thomas and If Ye Love Me by Thomas Tallis

Sunday, November 19
Anthems: Malembe by the Iona Community (Children’s choir) and Take This Moment by John L. Bell

Sunday, November 26
Anthem: These Are They Which Follow the Lamb by John Goss

Sunday, December 3
Anthem: Lost In the Night (Finnish folk tune, arr. Kyle S. Haugen)

Sunday, December 10
Anthem: A Litany for Advent by Shirley McRae

Advent Lessons and Carols (Celtic) warm-up 4:30 / service 5:30
Processional: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel by Don Pearson
Carol: Lost In the Night (Finnish folk tune, arr. Kyle S. Haugen)
Carol: Come, Thou Long-expected Jesus by Dan Gawthrop
Carol: Cherry Tree Carol (Kentucky mountain ballad)

Sunday, December 17
Anthem: Mary’s Magnificat by Andrew Carter

Sunday, December 24
Anthem (10:30) Cherry Tree Carol (Kentucky mountain ballad)

Christmas Eve 5:30/10:00 warm-ups at 4:30 and 9:15
Prelude: Silent Night, Blessed Night (Chinese traditional)
Gloria by Pablo Sosa
The Light, the Christmas Light by Jane Marshall
Good King Wenceslas by Leo Sowerby
Mary’s Magnificat by Andrew Carter
Silent Night by Wolfgang Lindner

Sunday, December 31
Anthem: The Light, the Christmas Light by Jane Marshall

Please let Daniel know if you intend to be absent or if you are sick as early as possible at daniel@stpaulsivy.org.

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