Anthem Schedule and Listening Aids

 .[Click on a blue title to hear the anthem]

 

Fall, Advent, Christmas Anthems 2017

 

9/10/17 Pentecost A14 Down to the River to Pray Larson https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=8070647
9/17/17 Pentecost A15 Praise Him, Praise Him Mitch Harrell https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10758751
9/24/17 Pentecost A16 This Is My Father’s World Hagenberg https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10589958
10/1/17 Pentecost A17 In the Midst of New Dimensions Rush/Bankson https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10310966
10/8/17 Pentecost A18 Day by Day / All Day All Night Angels Hayes/Ferguson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UMt9V0VdPrw
10/15/17 Pentecost A19  No anthem today  Childrens  Choir
10/22/17 Pentecost A20 Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel Roger Emerson https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10455944
10/29/17 REFORMATION 500 Lord, Keep Us Steadfast in Your Word Luther/Behnke https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10758733
11/5/17 All Saints Sunday Sanctus/Faure Requiem & Children of Heav F Eric Nelson https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10663140
11/12/17 Pentecost A23 Good Christians All, Rejoice and Sing Vulpius Hymnal # 239
11/19/17 Thanksgiving For the Beauty of the Earth Rutter https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MTvAnkNijIc
11/26/17 Christus Rex All Creatures of Our God and King Ken Berg no recording
12/3/17 Advent B1 Whisper, Whisper Althouse also handbells and childrens choir
12/10/17 Advent B2 Creator of the Stars of Night   (also  handbells) Siderum https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10758744
12/17/17 Advent B3 Cantata: For Us a Child Is Born  (15 minutes) J.S. Bach https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oL_vXaeiP8Y
Mary Had a Baby  (unaccompanied) Dawson https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=567271
Christ Is the Morning Star [omitted2016] Rutter https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10503469
Fanfare for Christmas Day[omitted2016 Martin Shaw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lna3gECjzqA
Whisper, Whisper  Althouse https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=1861772

 

Listening Aids for J.S.Bach Cantata BWV142

I. Overture Allegro
II.Chorus page 5
Soprano n/a
Alto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5B-wCvqyDxA
Tenor https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ESFoLdirqw
Bass https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Od0Yijq520U
ATB  all https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c_IiRt-kV4o
III.Aria Baritone
IV.Chorus, page 18
Soprano
Alto
Tenor
Bass
SATB all https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w83jiCQM-co
V.Aria Tenor
VI.Recit/Aria
VII.Chorus page 28  Alleluia
Soprano
Alto
Tenor
Bass
SATB   all https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8DiFdLmDdc
All Choruses https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yO02pEciI00&list=RDyO02pEciI00#t=197

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring – Summer 2017

4/30/17 Easter 3A Confirmation Day of Delight and Beauty Glory to God, # 242
5/7/17 Easter 4A Eucharist Blessed Paul Weber
5/14/17 Easter 5A The King of Love My Shepherd Is arr John Rutter
5/21/17 Easter 6A Be Still and Know that I Am God Mary McDonald
5/28/17 Easter 7A No Sanctuary Service [none] x
6/4/17 PENTECOST Eucharist / Baccalaureate God So Loved the World Chilcott
6/11/17 Pentecost A1 No Sanctuary Service [none] x
6/18/17 Pentecost A2 Crown with Love S Mowery
6/25/17 Pentecost A3 No Sanctuary Service [none] x
7/2/17 Pentecost A4 Nancy & Sophie Duet Choir: This Is My Song FINLANDIA / Mowery
7/9/17 Pentecost A5 No Sanctuary Service [none] x
7/16/17 Pentecost A6 Stones Throw plays anthem Stones Throw
7/23/17 Pentecost A7 No Sanctuary Service [none] x
7/30/17 Pentecost A8  Nancy & Kim Duet  [no choir anthem ]

 

 

Winter-Epiphany-Lent-Easter 2017     Click on anything blue to hear the anthem.

Jan-1 The Prayer of St. Patrick Schoenfeld .
Jan-8 No anthem; SNOW  — SNOW —
Jan-15  Sing and Shout Together  McDonald
Jan-22 Come Thou Fount Hopson
Jan-29 With a Voice of Singing Shaw
Feb-5 No anthem; Church Retreat Worship in FellHall
Feb-12 Hallelujah from Mt. of Olives Beethoven
Feb-19 Christ the Way of life K Lee Scott
Feb-26 Celebrate the Day Choplin .
 Mar 5

 

Mar 12

 Create in Me a Clean Heart

Call to Lent

Kyrie from Missa Brevis

 Mueller

J.J. Williams

A. Gabrieli

 Mar 19

Mar 26

April 2

April 9

April 16

 O Love Divine

No anthem; youth service

Agnus Dei from Faure Requiem

No anthem. Palm Sunday

Easter Anthem:

Hallelujah from Mt. of Olives

 Pritchard / Mowery

Faure

xx

Beethoven

 

Fall Season, 2016

 

Sunday Topic of Sermon Composer Anthem Title     (Click each title to listen)
9/11/16 1 Grace Alone Schubert Holy, Holy, Holy
9/18/16 2 Faith Alone Choplin Celebrate the Day
9/25/16 3 Scripture Alone Robertson The Lord’s Prayer
10/2/16 1 Sovereignty of God Handel Sing Unto God (from Judas Maccabeus)
10/9/16 2 Election Rutter A Gaelic Blessing
10/16/16 3 Covenant Life Klee Scott Christ the Way of Life, Possess Me
10/23/16 4 Stewardship McDonald Sing and Shout Together, Children
10/30/16 REFORMATION RV Williams Old Hundredth RVWilliams
11/6/16 ALL SAINTS Faure

Gabrieli

Offertorium from Requiem (start p 22)

Kyrie

11/13/16  Handbells play today. No Chancel Choir Anthem
11/20/16 THANKSGIVING McCullough We Plow the Fields

 

Lessons and Carols  December 18, 2016  11:00 AM

 ” Readings and Carols for the 21st – Century  ”

 Our Christmas music is a set of anthems expressing the search for hope in the modern times. All of the anthems were composed since 2000 A.D.  The anthems will be presented by members of The Sanctuary Ringers, The Chancel Choir, and the FPC Choral Scholars Program.  The service will be accompanied by organ, harp, tympani, handbells, tonechimes, and brass choir. 

Roy Hopp 2001 From the Apple in the Garden https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3V9RHkuM78
Nix   2016 Song of Isaiah http://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10607594
 Ron Mallory 2013 Wake, Awake, for Night Is Flying  [HANDBELLS]  
Craig Courtney  2011 The Yearning   http://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=10276203
Robertson  2013 And He Shall Be Called Jesus  See Steven’s stream on soundcloud.com 12-2014
Mowery  2016 Before the Marvel of this Night

Premier to be 12/2016. Not yet recorded. Click below to listen to the computer sing it for you. 
 Price  2007 Wexford Carol https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXCOdsQ0x10
     
Rutter 2014

Probably for January 8th for Epiphany Sunday

Christ Is the Morning Star http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/look_inside?R=20073478
 

Martin Shaw

 

The anthem without an assignment yet:

Fanfare for Christmas Day

 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8anUjhs7ygg

 

 

 

Summer 2016 anthems

 5/15/16  PENTECOST Come Holy Ghost, Our Souls Inspire Gregorian Chant
5/22/16 TRINITY  1100 service Christ, the Way of Life, Possess Me K Lee Scott
5/29/16 Memorial Day Cong Meeting  11 service Love Divine, All Loves Excelling arr. Rutter
6/5/16 Graduation Begin 10:30 Services May God Support you All Your Days 548 GtG Gambrell
6/12/16    1030 service Assurance John Ness Beck
6/19/16    1030 service In the Valley Flows A River Nolan/Martin
6/26/16    1030 service Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring Bach
7/3/16 Patriotic Sunday 1030 service

 

This Is My Song Sibeius/Mowery

Lent, Holy Week, Easter Season, 2016

 

 

Date Sunday Anthem Composer Rehearsal Link for learning the music
January 10, 2016 Assurance J.N.Beck https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HKNNYp3zGDY
January 17, 2016 Montreat Weekend O Taste and See R.V.Williams https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=heiiATCrwVQ
January 24, 2016 Septuagesima No anthem /snow x x
January 31, 2016 Sexagesima God So Loved the World J.Stainer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLvthjDEUnQ
February 7, 2016 Transfiguration Gaudeamus Hodie Sleeth https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIfSNRGnpqk
February 14, 2016 Lent I Call to Lent Williams https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0YLp5nzW80
February 21, 2016 Lent 2 .O Taste and See R.V.Williams https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=heiiATCrwVQ
February 28, 2016 Lent 3 O Sacred Head, Now Wounded Bach .
March 6, 2016 Lent 4 Take This Bread (Tenebrae) Mowery .
March 13, 2016 Lent 5 When I Survey G.Martin .
March 20, 2016 Palm / Passion Children’s Choir to Sing . .
March 27, 2016 EASTER Gaudeamus Hodie Sleeth https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sIfSNRGnpqk
March 27, 2016 EASTER Alleluia Thompson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLo1IMqhjSI
. .    * Soprano part https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pd6NYlrG4qA
. .    * Alto part https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UuTBq3NmdFg
. .    * Tenor part https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-UGnwWlP6AQ
. .    * Bass part https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3AlCfkaJ0RI&index=1&list=RD3AlCfkaJ0RI
March 27, 2016 EASTER Light’s Glittering Morn Thiman no recording yet available
March 27, 2016 EASTER Hallelujah Handel  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=usfiAsWR4qU
April 3, 2016 Easter 2 Good Christians All rejoice Vulpius see Hymnal Glory to God # 239
April 10, 2016 Easter 3
April 17, 2016 Easter 4
April 24, 2016 Easter 5
May 1, 2016 Easter 6
May 8, 2016 Easter 7
May 15, 2016 Pentecost
May 22, 2016 Trinity

 

 

 

 

Fall, Advent, and Christmas Seasons, 2015

Here is our tentative anthem schedule for the Fall and Advent Seasons.

Date Other Music Chancel Choir Anthem 
Composer
Rehearsal
9/13/15 Introit: Gtg 481 I Believe in God —–  Chi Rho/Wake Forest will sing anthem for us
9/20/15 In Christ Alone Hayes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IiYO3f4jjj0
9/27/15 The Lord’s Prayer Robertson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bdwSZavaCEQ
10/4/15 In the Midst of New Dimensions Bankson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lKbXplANKM
10/11/15 Youth Orchestra and Youth Choir Today none

 

10/18/15 HANDBELLS   As the Deer Thompson  Love Divine All Loves Excelling Rutter
10/25/15 Union Service in Fellowship Hall  In the Valley Flows a River Nolan  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VDsMpS_BQww
11/1/15 Eucharist/EJ Bagpipes/ Youth Choir Neither Death nor Life Crutchfield https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EEVO-9Vb1w0
11/8/15  Children’s Choir to Sing Well Done, My Faithful Servant Choplin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vl6yTecokbM
11/15/15 HANDBELLS  Abba, Father by Krug I Will Lift Mine Eyes PS 121  J.J. Williams  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SLv4LgtptGw
11/22/15 Youth Choir to sing Now Let Us All Praise God and Sing Young https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWdj8DGSEhg
11/29/15 in fellowship hall  no anthem /Kairos to lead worship x x
12/6/15 Youth Orchestra Today Magnificat (pages 4-14) Pergolesi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWNXRi9uhDw
12/13/15  ChildChoir / Youth Hbells Springs in the Desert Jennings https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jb9W-LOEVLU
12/20/2015 LESSONS AND CAROLS at 11:00 AM

LESSONS AND CAROLS MUSIC, December 20, 2015

 

Glory to God in the Highest       Vivaldi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RMHguvZPcqQ
Springs in the Desert    Jennings https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jb9W-LOEVLU
Magnificat   Pergolesi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsadCm0bLsg
The Wexford Carol Sedio no recording yet
Lullaby    Forrest  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rngA0d5S_9w
Sanctuary Handbells play also

 

Here are our Previous Seasons

If you want to hear our choir singing these, go to www.soundcloud.com and log into Steven Mowery’s soundcloud (he is the StevenMowery with the green safari hat.)

 

 

April 19, 2015  

Introit  “Good Christians All, Rejoice and Sing”

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o-g2eIDxhh0

 Anthem   “In Thee Is Gladness”  arranged by Daniel Kallman

(if the link doesn’t work, please copy and paste the link into your internet browser)

Todd Dickerson, Whistler Soloist

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NDqmfI7IKAo   is a you tube with orchestra

OR go to this page and click on the MP3 box:

 http://www.canticledistributing.com/in-thee-is-gladness.html

 

April 26, 2015 (Confirmation Sunday, One Service in Sanctuary)

Anthem   “The Lord Bless You and Keep You”     John Rutter

This will be our prayer of blessing over the confirmands.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lCpxgEHqjFA   with John Rutter conducting

 

May 3, 2015   Choral Scholars will sing the anthems

May 10, 2015

Anthem:   The Lord’s Prayer   composed by Malotte  (The “wedding one” )

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybU2xbhCrK8     Different language but beautiful sound !

 

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Holy Week and Easter 2015

3/29/2015     Palm Sunday

 

8:30 Anthem      by Mowery       “Jesus, Riding on a Donkey”        Sung by Choral Scholars

11:00  Duet during Procession of the Palms     By G. Faure    “The Palms”

.             Sung by Nancy and Carlos            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iR54h-OJhiI

11:00 Anthem by Mathias     Lift Up Your Heads, O Ye Gates

.                        https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6835sV9VkEM

 

4/2/2015     Maundy Thursday

 

7:00 PM Anthem by Bob Chilcott      “God So Loved the World”  Soprano Descant by Martha

.                     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aGYHEokHaK8

 

4/5/2015   Easter Sunday 

 

Prelude by Frank Voltz           “Gloria”          Played by Handbell Choir and Harp

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xVAZijTjvyo

 

Introit       Hymn 239 [Stz 1,2]   “Good Christians All, Rejoice and Sing ”

.            sung  from Chancel Steps   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o-g2eIDxhh0

Opening Hymn  # 232  “Jesus Christ Is Risen Today”  [ Sung in Bb Major]

.                       Played by Organ, Handbells, Tympani, [Stz 3-4  with Soprano/Tenor Descant]

 

Anthem    by John Rutter    “Christ the Lord Is Risen Again”

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DMtUygF0j0

Communion Anthem  # 237  by J.S. Bach   “Christ Lay in Death’s Strong Bands” 

.       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XA3P244DSss

 

Benediction  Anthem  “Hallelujah from Handel’s MESSIAH”   

.             Congregation will be invited to sing with the choir.  

Recordings to help you learn you part —

Choir   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=usfiAsWR4qU

Soprano  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUE0gz8lsPk

Alto  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxcCm0b-TwA

Tenor  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rarsJcPeQvU

Bass https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uW-6Egm_cJ4

 

 

NOTE: Due to musical exhaustion and the  Union Worship Service to be held in the Fellowship Hall with Kairos Worship Team providing the musical leadership, the Chancel Choir will NOT practice on Wednesday April 8th and will NOT practice and will NOT sing on Sunday, April 12. Rest well ! 

 

Post-Easter Anthems

 

April 19, 2014     Easter III

                               Chancel Choir        Kallman  “In Thee Is Gladness”  

                               Handbell Choir     Prichard  “Lord of Glory”

April 26, 2014     Confirmation Sunday / Union Service in Sanctuary

                               Chancel Choir   Rutter   The Lord Bless and Keep You 

 

 

Winter and  Lent Worship 2015

 

Date Sunday Composer Anthem Listening Aids
1/4/15 Eucharist Forrest Fruits of the Spirit
1/11/15 Shaw With a Voice of Singing
1/11/15 Offertory Agincourt O Love, How Deep (GtG 618 1,2,5)
1/18/15 Mowery Crown with Love
1/25/15 Clausen Set Me As a Seal
2/1/15 K Lee Scott Christ, the Way of Life, Possess Me https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhB4XExV5Q4
2/8/15 Chilcott Be Thou My Vision https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oTfNpJMoYYk
2/15/15 Transfig Agincourt O Wondrous Sight, O Vision Fair GtG Hymnal # 189
2/22/15 Lent 1 Williams Call to Lent https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=daCdvEwLz-0
3/1/15 Lent 2 Scott The Apple Tree https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7kRRVCh_SvA
3/8/15 Lent 3 No anthem: LR Choir  Members will sing today
3/15/15 Lent 4 Bender I Am the Vine
3/22/15 Lent 5 No anthem; Youth Sunday