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Music Program at St. Christopher's

The Music Program at Saint Christopher’s

To know Christ, to love Christ, to serve Christ in others

The Parish Choir consists of 21 volunteer singers. Many of the members are trained musicians and some are active professionals in the music community. The choir rehearses on Wednesday evenings from 7:30 until 9:00 pm. They sing each Sunday from September through the Memorial Day weekend.  Each year the choir sings at the annual  “All Saints Concert”, provides an extended musical prelude for the Christmas Eve Service (10:00 pm), and provides musical leadership during Holy Week. If you are interested in joining the choir please contact Joe Gabalski at jagabalski@me.com.

 

Saint Christopher’s Episcopal Church

Choir Schedule

January through May; 2020

 

January 19                  The Lamb : John Taverner

                                    Hymns: 51, 439, 706, 535

 

January 26                  Congregational Meeting

                                    How lovely are the messengers: Mendelssohn

                                    Dear Lord and Father of mankind: Parry

                                    Hymns: 381, 757, 661, 530

 

February 2                  Nunc Dimittis: Roland Martin

                                    Hymns: 7, 489,  324, 344

 

February 9                  If ye love me: Thomas Tallis

                                    This little light of mine: William Bradley Roberts

 

February 16                Beati quorum via: Stanford

                                    Ubi Caritas: Durufle

 

February 23                The Transfiguration

 

February 26                Ash Wednesday

                                    Jesus, so lowly: Harold Freidell

 

March 1                       Jesus walked that lonesome valley

                                    Psalm 32: William Russell

 

March 8                       God so loved the world: Bob Chilcott

 

March 15                     Agues Dei: John Rutter (from Requiem)

                                    Sicut cervus: Palestrina

 

March 22                     Psalm 23: Paul Basler

 

March 29                     In Paradisium: Faure

                                    Jesus, so lowly: Harold Friedell

 

April 5                          Palm Sunday

                                    Jesu, the very thought of thee: Paul Halley

                                    Crucifixus: Antonio Lotti

 

April 10                        Tenebrae: Dale Wood             7:00 pm           Choir call: 6:15

 

April 12                        Easter: Roland Martin

                                    Dry bones (spiritual): Livingston Gearhart

                                    Hallelujah: Handell

 

April 19                        CHOIR OFF TODAY

 

May 24                        Final Sunday: Memorial Day Weekend