Sunday, December 10th, 2017, 4:00 PM at Belle Meade United Methodist Church
Celebrate the season with exquisite choral masterworks, holiday favorites, and new pieces to broaden your winter musical horizons. Multiple sets of three thematically-connected pieces will help us explore the meaning and mystery of this season of wonder and hope. Includes selections from Morten Lauridsen’s Mid-Winter Songs, music by Britten, Howells, and Biebl, local composers, special guest artists, and more!
All are welcome. $10 suggested donation.
- I. The Winter Rose
- Es Ist Ein Ros Entsprungen – Michael Praetorious
- A Spotless Rose – Herbert Howells
- Hymn to the Virgin – Benjamin Britten
- II. The Mystery Revealed
- O Magnum Mysterium – César Carrillo
- O Magnum Mysterium – Wayne Oquin
- O Magnum Mysterium – Daniel Elder
- III. Mid-Winter Songs
- II. Like Snow – Morten Lauridsen
- III. She Tells Her Love While Half Asleep – Morten Lauridsen
- IV. Mid-Winter Waking – Morten Lauridsen
- IV. Ave
- What Child Is This? – arr. Jason Shelton
- Have You Seen the Baby Jesus? – Rosephanye Powell
- Ave Maria – Franz Biebl
- V. Gloria!
- Gabriel’s Message – arr. Jim Clements
- On This Day, Everywhere – arr. Jason Shelton
- Shepherds, Rejoice! – John Massengale