Musical Notes

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A hearty thank you to our choir and handbells for their inspirational music during Lent, Holy Week and Easter. You are a joy! On May 5th we bid a fond farewell to our choral scholars until the next academic year. Kareem is graduating but we think that Tyler and Madison will be among us again. These scholars have been great companions on our musical journey this year. They’ve been reliable, joyful and ever ready to help and sing solos at the drop of a hat. Thank you!

Throughout the month of May the choir will also be learning some new repertoire for the big wedding on June 1st. They’ll be adding two new pieces to their repertoire for next year and for the special occasion in June, they’ll be joined by a host of other singers from around the state. Music abounds!

Happy month of Maying all around.

Trisha

Music for Eastertide

May 5        Last Sunday with our choral scholars

                          Now the Green Blade Riseth                              arr. Parker

                          Go Forth Into the World in Peace                     Rutter

May 12     A setting of the 23rd Psalm

                          ‘Alleluia’ from Exsultate Jubilate                       Mozart

                          Cathy Jeffers, solo

May 19     I Give You a New Commandment                      Aston

                          Come My Way, My Truth, My Life                     Vaughan Williams

                          Richard Cowles, solo

May 26     A Gaelic Blessing                                                       Rutter

June 2       Choir Matrix, Sarah Kaufold, director

June 9       Pentecost & Confirmation                                     (last Choir Sunday)

                          Ev’ry Time I Feel the Spirit                                   arr. Dawson

                          Rich Cowles, soloist

                          Allegro Spiritoso                                                     Underwood

                          Adult Handbells

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