Wednesday, May 12, 2010

WWC Ireland Tour Repertoire

Our Voices Rising

Exaudi! Laudate! (1998)
SSA & Piano, Bevery A. Patton
Hear me and praise. Glory to God in the highest and on earth, peace to people of good will. Alleluia!

Rose Trilogy (2003)
SSA and piano, Eleanor Daley (b. 1955)
  • A Red, Red Rose, poem by Robert Burns
  • The White Rose, poem by John Boyle O’Reilly
  • Lost Rose, poem from Green Willow (anon.)

Three Anonymous Irish Love Songs (1996) (7 min)
SSA and piano, arr. James Mulholland
  • I Will Walk With My Love
  • Hey Ho, the Morning Dew
  • Green Grows the Laurel

Gift to be Simple (folk tune)
SSA, unaccompanied, arr. Bob Chilcott

Alleluia (1968)
SSAA, unaccompanied, Randall Thompson

No Time (1999)
SSAA and piano, arr. Susan Brumfield

Balm in Gilead (1994, spiritual)
SSAAA, unaccompanied, arr. Ysaye Barnwell

Elijah Rock (1956, spiritual)
SSA, unaccompanied, Jester Hairston

Music Down in My Soul (2002, gospel)
SSA and piano, Moses Hogan

Going Up Yonder (1976, gospel)
SSAA and piano, Walter Hawkins, arr. by Martin Sirvatka

How Can I Keep from Singing (1996, folk tune)
SSAA and piano, Gwyneth Walker

Pub Concert and at end of full concerts (selections from the following):

Bewitched, from Pal Joey, 1940
Rodgers & Hart arr, Russ Robinson, SSA and piano

Old Devil Moon, from Finian’s Rainbow, 1946
“Yip” Harburg arr. Mac Huff, SSA and piano

Let’s Do It, from Paris, 1928
Cole Porter, SSA and piano

Embraceable You, from Girl Crazy 1930
George and Ira Gershwin, arr. Kirby Shaw, SSA unaccompanied

Someone to Watch Over Me, from Oh Kay, 1926
George and Ira Gershwin, arr. Jay Althouse, SSA and piano

The Way You Look Tonight, from Swingtime, 1936
Jerome Kern, arr. Kirby Shaw, SSA and piano

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