Chamber Choir Repertoire
Four movements from Requiem by Brahms
Chichester Psalms by Bernstein with instrumental ensemble
Fern Hill by John Corigliano with winds and piano
Recent Repertoire (2006 - 2012)
Requiem by John Rutter with Orchestra
The Many Moods of E.E. Cummings in choral setting by Vincent Persichetti, Eric Whitacre, and David Dickau
The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace by Welsh composer Karl Jenkins. The work, which is dedicated to the victims of the Kosovo Conflict, combines texts from the Catholic mass with those from other religious and secular sources.
Fall 2010 - "Motets and Ballads"
Petite Et Accipietis Johann Michael Haydn
Pange Lingua Anton Bruckner
Sound the Trumpet Henry Purcell
Sanctus from African Mass Norman Luboff
I to the Hills Lift Up Mine Eyes Jean Berger
Michelle John Lennon/Paul McCartney; arr. Thayer
The Way You Look Tonight, All The Things You Are, Poor Pierrot Jerome Kern It Was a Lover and His Lass Gerald Finzi
Carmina Burana The original setting by Carl Orff for choir, two pianos, and percussion
Fall 2009 - "Bartok, Britten, and More"
Jubilate Deo (2 versions) Festival Te Deum Benjamin Britten Four Slovak Folk Songs; Evening in Transylvania Bela Bartok Psalm 135 Jim Martucci Not the Man Who Searches Fred Thayer And So It Goes Billy Joel That Lonesome Road James Taylor
Fall 2008 "Fugues, Alleluias, and More"
Song for Billie Holiday William Averitt Fire William Averitt Song of Peace Vincent Persichetti Glory to the King! Sing Hosanna G.F. Hendel Last Words of David Randall Thompson Four William Blake Songs Nicholas Reitter Jesu, Dulcis Memoria Fred Thayer What Makes the World Go Round Andre Thomas
Spring 2008 - March 28, 2008
(featured music by Marek Jasinski for Chamber Choir and string orchestra) Ave Maria Sine Amore Pennsylvanian Mood