Masterworks Choir winter Concert

sunday, March 10, 2019
Central united methodist church

Concert Underwriters
Dr. and Mrs. Panos Kalaritis

Rorando coeli
Jan Campanus Vodňanský

O Praise Ye the Lord
C. Hubert H. Parry (1848-1918)
arr. Kenneth Lowenberg

Locus iste
Anton Bruckner (1824-1896)

Hallelujah (from Christ on the Mount of Olives)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Vesperae solennes de Confessore, KV 339
Wolfgange Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Chrissy Welch, soprano
Tara McCormick, alto
Will Daniel, tenor
Sheldon Withrow, bass

How Lovely is Thy Dwelling Place (from A German Requiem)
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

Ave verum Corpus, K 618
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

I Was Glad
C. Hubert H. Parry

The Heavens Are Telling (from The Creation)
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

Kristen Hardaway, soprano
Matt Simms, tenor
Duane Westfall, bass

Ain’t Got Time to Die
Hall Johnson (1888-1970)

Shaw Thompson, tenor


Masterworks Choir Christmas Concert

December 8 & December 9, 2018
Central united methodist church

Concert Underwriters
Anne and Dan Ervin

O Come, All Ye Faithful
arr. David Willcocks (1919-2015)

Messiah, HWV 56

Part One

Comfort ye, my people (tenor recitative)
Every valley shall be exalted (tenor air)
And the glory of the Lord (chorus)
Thus saith the Lord (bass recitative)
But who may abide (alto air)
And He shall purify (chorus)
Behold, a virgin shall conceive (alto recitative)
O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion (alto air and chorus)
For behold, darkness shall cover the earth (bass recitative)
The people that walked in darkness (bass air)
For unto us a Child is born (chorus)
Pifa - “Pastoral Symphony”

Part Two

Lift up your heads, O ye gates (chorus)
Hallelujah (chorus)

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Serena Hill LaRoche, Soprano
Katelyn Tesla, Mezzo-Soprano
Shaw Thompson, Tenor
Craig Philip Price, Bass-Baritone

Hark, the Herald Angels Sing
arr. David Willcocks


Masterworks Choir Spring Concert

Sunday, May 20, 2018
FMU Performing Arts Center

Concert Underwriters
Chase Oil Company

Requiem Op. 48
Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

I. Introit and Kyrie
II. Offertory
III. Sanctus
IV. Pie Jesu
V. Agnus Dei
VI. Libera me
VII. In Paradisum

Te Deum, Op. 103
Antonin Dvořák (1841-1904)

I. Te Deum laudamus
II. Tu Rex gloriae
III. Aeterna fac
IV. Dignare, Domine

Christi McLain, Soprano
Alexander Elliott, Baritone