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Cumulative Group Repertoire

Broadway Musical Songs & Medleys (20th cent.)

Christmas & Holiday Selections

Classical Choral Works

Popular and Folk Music

Madrigals (circa 1600): French, German, English

Spirituals and Hymns (Mostly American 17th, 18th, 19th cent.)


Broadway Show Tunes and Medleys (20th century)

Finnian's Rainbow (Medley)
Kiss Me Kate (Medley)
The Music Man, Wilson (Medley)
South Pacific (Medley)
West Side Story, L. Bernstein (Medley)
A Cole Porter Medley

All The Things You Are ("Very Warm For May"-Kern&Hammerstein)
Almost Like Being In Love ("Brigadoon"-Lerner&Loewe)
Blue Moon (Rogers&Hart)
Blue Skies (Irving Berlin)
California, Here I Come ("Bonbo"-Al Johson & Bud DeSylva
Carolina in the Morning ("The Passing Show"-Walter Donaldson)
Clap Yo' Hands (Gershwin)
Dancing in the Dark (Schwartz-Dietz)
Dream (Mercer)
Embraceable You (Gershwin)
Gershwin! (arr. John Higgins)
Happy Days are Here Again / Get Happy (arr. Philip Kern)
I Have Dreamed ("The King and I"-Rogers&Hammerstein)
Iowa Stubborn ("Music Man"-Meredith Wilson)
It's a Big, Wide, Wonderful World (John Rox)
It's a Good Day (Peggy Lee, Dave Barbor)
Lonely House (Street Scene) (Kurt Weill)
Love Is Sweeping The Country (Gershwin)
Michelle (Lennon-McCartney)
My Hero ("The Chocolate Soldier - Oscar Strauss)
Of Thee I Sing ("Of Thee I Sing"-Gershwin)
Oklahoma (Richard Rodgers)
Only Make Believe ("ShowBoat - Kern&Hamerstein)
Porgy and Bess medley (Gershwin)
S' Wonderful ("Funny Face"-Gershwin)
Sentimental Journey (Green,Brown,Homer)
StarDust (Carmichael, Parish)
They Say It's Wonderful ("Annie Get Your Gun"-Berlin)
When You're Smiling (Fisher,Goodwin,Shay)


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Christmas Music

A Boy was Born in Bethlehem (B. Britten)
Alleluia (Ralph Manuel)
Angels We Have Heard on High (French Carol)(arr. Parker-Shaw)
An Hymn for Christmas Day (Wm. East)
As It Fell Upon a Night (English, arr Davis)
As Joseph Was A-walking (arr. Robin Wells)
Ave Maris Stella (Edvard Grieg)
Away in a Manger (arr. Wm. Llewellyn)
Away in a Manger (arr. David Willcocks)
Behold That Star (arr. H. T. Burleigh)
Behold That Star! (Mark Hayes)
Benedicamus Domino (Peter Warlock)
Beside Thy Cradle (J. S. Bach)
Bethlehem Down (P. Warlock)
Bethlehem Pastorale (Daniel Rhone) (with flute accomp.)
Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind (John Rutter)
The Boar's Head (from an English Noel)
The Boar's Head (trad. Welsh. arr Parker/Shaw)
Bring A Torch, Jeanette, Isabella (French Carol)
Cancion Azul De Cuna (E. Sole)
Candlelight Carol (J. Rutter)
Carol of Joy Dan (Forrest)
Carol of the Bells (M. Leontovich)
Christ Child Carol (C. Bennett)
A Christmas Carol (Charles Ives)
Christmas Hymn, (17th C., arr. H. Jungst)
Christmas is STILL the Best Time of the Year (P. Johnson)
Christmas Samba (Craig Curry)
The Christmas Song (M. Torme)
Come and Adore (Basque Carol)
De Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy (W. Indian, arr. M. Sargent)
Deck The Hall (Trad. Welsh, arr Parker-Shaw)
Deck the Hall (Arr. Blake Hamilton)
Deck the Hall (arr. John Rutter) Ding, Dong, Merrily On High (French, arr Williamson)
Ding, Dong, Merrily On High (French, arr Charles Wood)
Dormi Jesu (L. Jakobs)
El Noi de la Mare (Arr. James Adler)
Fanfare for Christmas Day (M. Shaw)
The First Christmas (Peter Racine Fricker)
Fum, Fum, Fum (trad Spanish Dance Carol arr. Parker/Shaw)
Gesu, Bambino (solo) (Pietro Yon)
Gloria (C.M. Shearl)
Good King Wenceslas (English Carol, Arr. Wihla Huston)
Good People All, this Christmastime (Irish trad.)
The Holly and The Ivy (English, arr. Gearhart)
Hark the Herald Angels Sing (Felix Mendelssohn)
Hark the Herald Angels Sing (arr. Parker/Shaw)
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Mac Huff)
Here is the Little Door (Herbert Howells)
Hodie Christus Natus Est (F. Poulenc)
How Silent Is Our Village (French Carol)
Hush You, My Baby (W. LLewellyn)
Im Advent (Felix Mendelssohn)
In Dulci Jubilo (arr. J.S. Bach)
Infant Holy (trad. Polish, arr. Rubbra)
In Silent Night (M. B. Southall)
In The Bleak Midwinter (Gustav Holst)
In Time of Softest Snow (John Carter)
I Saw a Maiden (arr. E. Pettman)(15th cent.)
I Saw Three Ships Come Sailing In (Arr. Edwin Fissinger)
I Wonder as I Wander (John Rutter)
Jauchzet dem Herrn, alle Welt:Psalm 100 (F. Mendelssohn)
Jesu Bambino (Pietro A. Yon)
Jesus, Jesus, Rest Your Head (arr. A. Warrell)
Jingle Bells (arr. G. Langford)
Joy to the World! (arr W. Holford)
Jubilate Deo! (WA Mozart)
Landlord, Fill the Flowing Bowl (English Carol)
Laudemus Te (A. Vivaldi)
Le Premier Merci (P. Warlock)
Lo, How a Rose e'er Blooming (M. Praetorius)
Love Came Down at Christmas (John Purifoy)
Love Came Down at Christmas (Leo Sowerby)
Lullaby My Jesus (Peter Warlock)
Lullay my Liking (Gustav Holst)
Lully, Lullay, Thou Little Tiny Child (Old English Carol)(arr. V. Mast)
Machet die Tore weit (Hammerschmidt, arr. Parker/Shaw)
A Maiden Most Gentle (arr. Andrew Carter)
Masters in this Hall (arr. Parker-Shaw)
A New Year Carol (B. Britten)
No Sad Thought His Soul Affright (Ralph Vaughn Williams)
Noel (Steven Sametz)
O Come All Ye Faithful (arr Parker/Shaw)
O Come, O Come, Emanuel (15th cent French, arr Helmore)
O Holy Night (A. Adam)
O Jesu so sweet, O Jesu so mild (Scheidt's "Tablaturbuch"[1650] arr JS Bach)
O Magnum Mysterium (Morten Lauridsen)
O Magnum Mysterium (T. L. De Victoria, arr Parker/Shaw)
O My Dear Heart (Peter Warlock)
Quelle Est Cette Odeur Agreable (Arr. David Willcocks)
Quem vidistis pastores dicite (F. Poulenc)
Run, Run to Bethlehem (Jay Althouse)
Shout the Glad Tidings (Ned Rorem)
Silent Nighjt (F. Gruber, Arr. Malcolm Sargent)
Silent Night (F. Gruber, Arr. Mark David Johnson)
Silent Night (F. Gruber, Arr. Norman Luboff)
Silent Night (F. Gruber, Arr. Parker-Shaw)
Sing Lullaby (Herbert Howells)
Sleigh Ride (Leroy Anderson)
Softly Tread, the Child is Sleeping (Rimski-Korsakov)
Somerset Carol (arr. W. Llewellyn)
A Spotless Rose (Herbert Howells)
Star Carol (John Rutter)
Still, Still, Still (arr. Walter Ehret)
Sussex Carol (arr. H. Bird)
Sweet Little Jesus Boy (arr. H. Johnson)
Sweet Was the Song (arr. T. Hammond)(16th cent.)
The Blessed Son of God (Ralph Vaughn Williams)
The Christmas Song (Torme)
The Three Kings (Healey Willan)
The Twelve Days AFTER Christmas (F. Silver)
The Very Best Time of the Year (John Rutter)
There is No Rose (Joel Martinson)
This Christmas Night (Malcolm Williamson)
Thou Must Leave Thy Lowly Dwelling (Shepherd's Farewell) (H. Berlioz)
Three Kings of Orient (J. H. Hopkins)
Three Kings of Orient (arr. John Rutter)
Twas the Night Before Christmas (arr. Harry Simeone)
Un astro nuovo (LV Beethoven)
We Need a Little Christmas (Hermans)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. A. Warrell)
What Cheer? (William Wallon)
What Child is This (Paul Lohman)
What News? (Katherine O'Connell) (World Premiere)
Wie Schoen leuchtet der Morgenstern (J. S. Bach)
Wind Through the Olive Trees (Shaw)

"The Burt Carols" (A. Burt)
Caroling, Caroling
Christmas Cometh Caroling
Come, Dear Children
Jesu Parvule
O Harken Ye
Nigh Bethlehem
Some Children See Him
The Star Carol

Hannukkah Music

Alle Brider (arr. Joshua Jacobson)
Bashana Haba'ah (Nurit Hirsch)
Erev Shel Shoshanim (Josef Hadar)
Hannukkah Holiday (Linda Swears)
Hannukkah Madrigal (Herbert Fromm)
Hiney Mah Tov (Psalm 133) (Arr. Iris Levine)
Ma'oz Tzur (traditional)
Ma'oz Tzur (arr. B. Marzetti)
Sing and Dance, It's Hanukkah (R. E. Schram)
Sing We of Hanukkah (Roger Emerson)
The Story of Hanukkah (D. Eddleman)
Yom Seh Le-Israel

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Classical Choral Works

J. S. Bach, 1685-1750
Beside Thy Cradle
Bouree, arr W. Swingle
Break Forth, O Beauteous Heav'nly Light (BWV 248 #12)
Cantata 140 -- complete
Kantate 140 -- Gloria a.k.a Wachet auf
Mass in B minor -- Crucifixus
Motet No. 6, Lobet Den Herrn Alle Heiden
St. John Passion (Chorales 7 and 9)

Bach-Gounod (1818-1893)
Ave Maria

Franz Biebl 1906-2001
Ave Maria

Johannes Brahms 1833-1897
Abendlied
Enter Your Garden
The Fiddler
Hochzeits Cantate
How Sad Flow the Streams (Da Unten Im Tal)
In Stille Nacht
Liebeslieder Waltzes
Motet, Opus 29
Nenia
O Schoene Nacht
O Susser Mai
Tafel Lied
Wie Melodien
Zigeunerlieder [Gypsy Love Songs] Opus 112, Opus 103

Benjamin Britten 1913-1976
A Ceremony of Carols
The Birds

Anton Bruckner 1824-1896
Ave Maria
Gradual (Christus factus est)
Offertorium (Afferentur regi)

Pablo Casals, 1876-1973
O Vos Omnes

Frederic Delius (1862-1934)
To Be Sung of a Summer Night on the Water

Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848)
Ave Maria

Gabriel Faure (1845-1924)
Cantique de Jean Racine
En Priere

Charles Gounod (1818-1893)-Bach
Ave Maria

A. Hammerschmidt
Machet die Tore weit (arr. Parker/Shaw)

George Frederick Handel, 1685-1759
(Messiah) Amen
(Messiah) And the Glory of the Lord
(Messiah) Every Valley
(Messiah) Glory to God
(Messiah) O Thou that tessest good tidings to Zion
(Messiah) Recitative from Luke 11

Gustav Holst
I Love My Love
My Sweetheart's Like Venus

E. Humperdinck, 1854-1921
Prayer from "Hansel und Gretel"

Johann B. König (fl? 1738)
Alles ist an Gottes Segen (arr. Flor Peeters)

Fritz LeHar
The Merry Widow
___In the Spring
___Villia
___When the Waltz is Playing

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, 1809-1847
Denn er hat seinen Engeln befohlen
Elijah (Lift Thine Eyes; Cast Thy Burden upon the Lord; He, Watching over Israel)
He That Shall Endure
Heilig, Heilig, Heilig
Jauchzet dem Herrn, alle Welt
Richte mich, Gott
Song [Abend Standchen]
The Righteous living for ever [Periti Autem] (Op 115. no 3)

Wolfgang A. Mozart, 1756-1791
Ave Verum Corpus
Jubilate Deo!
Missa Brevis in B-flat (K 275)
"Requiem" excerpts -- Sanctus, Osanna, Benedictus

Giuseppe Pitoni, 1657-1743
Cantate Domino

Sergei Rachmaninoff, 1873-1943
Vespers (#7,14,15)

John Rutter
Dashing Away with the Smoothing Iron
O Waly, Waly

Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921)
Calme des Nuits
Les Fleurs et les Arbres

Franz Schubert, 1797-1828
An die Musik
Mass in G

Robert Schumann, 1810-1856
Romanzen und Balladen (Selections from Op 67&145)

Matyas Seiber (1905-1960)
Apple, Apple
The Handsome Butcher
The Old Woman

Randall Thompson (1899-1984)
Alleluiah

Charles V. Stanford (1852-1924)
The Blue Bird

(Sir John Tavener (1944- )
Song for Athene

Peter I. Tchaikowsky (1840-1893)
How Blest Are They

Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
Magnificat

Ralph Vaughn Williams (1872-1958)
Shakespeare songs:
___2: The Cloud-Capp'd Towers (Tempest)
___3: Over Hill, Over Dale (Midsummer Night's Dream)

Richard Wagner, 1813-1883
Choral from "Die MeisterSinger"

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Popular and Folk Music

Stephen C. Foster (1826-1864)
Oh! Susanna
Old Folks at Home
Some Folks Do
Beautiful Dreamer

Afton Water (Scottish)
Beautiful Ohio (Mary Earl)
Cindy (arr. Carol Barnett)
Deep River (arr. Moses Hogan)
Dixie Land (Daniel Emmet)
Erev Shel Shoshanim (Josef Hadar)
Five Hebrew Love Songs (Eric Whitacre)
Flow Gently, Sweet Afton (Arr. A. Parker-R. Shaw)
Georgia on my Mind (Hoagy Carmichael)
God Bless America (Irving Berlin)
I Got a Home in-a-dat Rock (arr. Moses Hogan)
I'm Afraid to Come Home in the Dark (Ribe Danmark)
The Little Mermaid (arr. Roger Emerson)
The Keel Row (Northumbrian)
Moonlight in Vermont (Karl Suessldorf)
My Sweetheart's Like Venus (Welsh, arr. G. Holst)
  The Sailor and Young Nancy (Norfolk, arr. E.J. Moeran)
The Seal Lullaby (Eric Whitacre)
Shalom Chaverim (arr. Jack Klebanow)
Shenandoah (Arr. Bob Chilcott)
Sweet Georgia Brown (arr. B. Dobson)
The Water is Wide (arr. Rutter)
Way Back Home (Tom Waring & Al Lewis)
You are my Sunshine (Jimmy Davis & Charles Mitchell
You Better Min' How You Talk (arr. Moses Hogan)

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Madrigals (circa 1600)

April Is In My Mistress' Face (Thomas Morley, 1557-1602)
Bonjour, Mon Coeur [Good-day my Sweetheart] (Orlando di Lasso, 1532-1594)
Come Again (John Dowland, 1563-1626)
Come Away, Come Sweet Love (John Dowland)
Dainty, Fine, Sweet Nymph (Thomas Morley)
In These Delightful Pleasant Groves (Henry Purcell, 1659-1695)
Lovers Love the Spring (arr. A. Frackenpohl)
Man is for the Woman Made (solo) (Henry Purcell)
Matona, Mia Cara [Matona, Lovely Maiden] (Orlando di Lasso)
Music For a While (solo) (Henry Purcell)
My Lady's Soul is Lovely (Jacques Arcadelt, 1505-1560)
Now Is The Month of Maying (Thomas Morley)
Sie Ist Mir Lieb (Michael Praetorius, 1571-1621)
The Silver Swan (Orlando Gibbons, 1583-1625)
Since first I Saw Your Face (solo) (Thomas Ford (1607-1648)
Sing We and Chant It (Thomas Morley)
Thus Saith My Cloris Bright (Henry Purcell)
Tune Thy Music to Thy Heart (Alec Rowley, 1892-1958)
Weep, Oh Mine Eyes (John Bennet)
When Laura Smiles (solo) (Thomas Campion, 1567-1620)
With Drooping Wings (Henry Purcell)
You Promise Me, my Dearest Life (Dominic Argento, 1927- )

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Spirituals (White and Black) & Hymns

Abide With Me (arr. Mose Hogan)
Ain'-a That Good News (arr. W.L.Dawson)
All Creatures of our God and King (arr Hayes)
Amazing Grace (arr. John Coates, Jr.)
Amen (J. Hairson)
Be Kind to Your Parents (Harold Rome)
Bright Canaan (arr. A. Parker-R. Shaw)
Come Away to the Skies (Arr. A. Parker)
Dark Water (Will James)
De Blin' Man Stood on de Road (arr. Mose Hogan)
Dere's No Hidin' Place (Arr. A. Parker-R. Shaw)
Didn't My Lord Deliver Daniel (H.T.Burleigh)
Elijah Rock (arr. Mose Hogan)
Every Time I Feel the Spirit (Arr. W.L.Dawson)
A Gaelic Blessing (Daniel Gawthrop)
Give Me Jesus (arr. Mose Hogan)
God Is Seen (Arr. C. Kidd)
Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal
Hear My Prayer (Mose Hogan)
His Voice as the Sound
I'm Goin' to Sing (arr. Parker-Shaw)
It's Me, O Lord (Arr. Arne Lundmark)
I've Been 'Buked (arr. H. Johnson)
I've Been In The Storm (arr T.Harbold)
Jesus Lay Your Head in the Window (arr. Mose Hogan)
Jesus On The Water Side (Walter Aschenbrenner)
Keeps Your Lamps! (arr. Thomas)
Lord, If I Got My Ticket...(Arr. R. Shaw)
My Lord, What a Mornin' (arr. H.T.Burleigh)
My Soul's Been Anchored (arr. Mose Hogan)
None Other Lamb (Jeater)
Old Ship of Zion (arr E.J.Gatwood)
Praise God From Whom (Mennonite Doxology, anthem 606)
Psalm 81 (arr. A. Parker-R. Shaw)
Ride on, King Jesus (arr. H.T.Burleigh)
Ride the Chariot (arr. Mose Hogan)
Ride the Chariot (arr. W.H.Smith)
Set Down, Servant (arr. Shaw)
Strange Music (R. Wright & G. Forest)
Sweet Little Jesus Boy (arr. H. Johnson)
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (arr. Parker-Shaw)
The Lord Bless You and Keep You (P.C.Lutkin)
The Lord is My Shepherd (Howard Goodall)
There Is a Balm in Gilead (William Dawson)
This Little Light of Mine (arr. W.L.Dawson)
This Little Light of Mine (arr. Mose Hogan)
Witness (arr. Halloran)
You Better Min' How You Talk (arr. Moses Hogan)


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