Archive

Performances with

The American University Chorus


 

Fall 2014 – From Age to Age

Handel: Let Thy Hand Be Strengthened
Haydn: The Heavens are Telling
Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus
Mendelssohn: There Shall a Star
Brahms: Geistliches Lied
Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine
Debussy: Dieu! Qu’il la fait
Gjeilo: Across the Vast Eternal Sky
Whitacre: The Seal Lullaby
Stroope: Lamentations of Jeremiah
Paulus: The Road Home
Poelinitz: A City Called Heaven


Spring 2015 – War & Peace

(with AU Symphony Orchestra)

 

Hanson: Song of Democracy
Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem


Fall 2015 – Through Tempests and Trials

 

Dello Joio: Song of the Open Road
Dove: The Passing of the Year
Sviridov: Пушкинский венок (A Pushkin Wreath)


February 2016 – Save by the Path of Night

(with AU Chamber Singers)

 

Rheinberger: Abendlied
Whitacre: Cloudburst
Gjeilo: Sunrise Mass


Spring 2016 – Russian Celebration

(with AU Symphony Orchestra)

 

Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms


Fall 2016 – Amid the Winter Snow

 

Whitacre: Five Hebrew Loves Songs
Pinkham: Wedding Cantata
Britten: A Ceremony of Carols


Spring 2017 – Lux in Tenebris

(with AU Symphony Orchestra)

 

Mendelssohn: Hör mein Bitten
Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna


Fall 2017 – Eventide

 

Lauridsen: Sure on this Shining Night
Gjeilo: Luminous Night of the Soul
Gjeilo: Dark Night of the Soul
Elder: Three Nocturnes
Ešenvalds: Only in Sleep
Whitacre: Sleep


Spring 2018 – Centenary Celebration

(with AU Symphony Orchestra)

 

Dvořák: Te Deum
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms

 

 


Fall 2018 – In Our Hands

(American University Chamber Singers)

Mendelssohn: Weinachten
Londariti: Kyrie from Missa Super Je Prens en Grez
Antoniou: Hymn to Love
Quick: Son de la loma
Corona: Corazon Coraza
López-Gavillan: El Guayaboso
Billings: I Am the Rose of Sharon
Moore: Daniel, Daniel, Servant of the Lord
Schaffer: Miniwanka
Kirchner: Hallelujah / I’ll Fly Away / Unclouded Day
Buxtehude: Membra Jesu Nostri Nº3 – Ad Manus
Caroline Shaw: To the Hands


Fall 2018 – Rejoice!

(20th century English music for chorus and organ)

Parry: I Was Glad
Finzi: God is Gone Up
Howells: For St. Cecilia
Howells: Like as the hart
Britten: Festival Te Deum
Britten: Rejoice in the Lamb
Vaughn Williams: Five Mystical Songs


February 2019 – Halevi Symphony

(American Premiere, with AU Symphony Orchestra, AU Chamber Singer, and Strathmore Children’s Chorus)

 

Haydn: Te Deum in C Major
Saltzman: A Choral Symphony: Halevi

 


Spring 2019 – Mozart: Requiem

(with AU Symphony Orchestra and AU Chamber Singers)

 

Haydn: Te Deum in C Major
Mozart: Requiem K. 626

 

 


Fall 2019 – Carmina Burana

Fotina Naumenko, soprano
Carter Sligh, countertenor
Christopher Jackson, bass
Strathmore Children’s Chorus – Michael Wu, artistic director
Barbara Wilkinson and Dana Scott, pianists

 

 


Fall 2020 – Connectivity

Virtual Concert – available here

Cook (arr) – The National Anthem
Bruckner – Locus Iste
Hurd – Love Bade Me Welcome
Philipps – Sudden Light
Dickau – If Music Be the Food of Love

 


Spring 2021 – Connectivity II

Virtual Concert – available here

Dunphy – a survival plan of sorts
Siegel – Shenandoah
Shaw – and the swallow
Brigham – Life Has a Loveliness to Sell
Day – Even So, Lord, Quickly Come


Fall 2021 – Hygge

Duruflé – Ubi Caritas
Gjeilo – Ubi Caritas
Hogan – Abide With Me
Rhineberger – Abendlied
Brahms – Wie Lieblich Sind Deine Wohnungen
Hagen – To See the Sky
Runestad – Let My Love Be Heard
Whitacre – The Seal Lullaby
Paulus – The Road Home
Bernstein – Make Our Garden Grow


Spring 2022 – American Voices

Balfour – Ambe
Brunner – I am in need of music
Thompson – The Road Not Taken
Thompson – The Last Words of David
Barber – Sure on this Shining Night
Parker – Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal
Poelinitz – City Called Heaven
Dello Joio – Come to Me My Love
Powell – To Sit and Dream
Tichelli – Earth Song
Barnum – After Music