Chamber musicians dedicated to renaissance and 20th century composition.

Repertoire

Fall 2018:

O Come ye Servants of the Lord, Christopher Tye (1505-1573)
The Lord’s Prayer, Robert Stone (1516-1613)
O Captain, My Captain, Wes Dunnavant (b. 1991)
Cantate Domino, Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)
Salve Regina, Francesco Soriano (1549-1621)
The Short Service, Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623)
Preces and Responses, Thomas Attwood (1765-1838)
Ave Maria…virgo semper, Josquin de Prez (1450/55-1521)
O Magnum Mysterium, William Byrd (1659-1695)

Solemn Vespers chant from the Liber Usualis, for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception

Compline Service chant from the Liber Usualis, maintained

Spring 2018:

God be in my Head, Walford Davies (1869–1941)
Ubi Caritas, Ola Gjeilo (b.1978)
O Captain, My Captain, Wes Dunnavant (b. 1991)
Locus Iste, Anton Bruckner (1824–1896)
Thou Knowest Lord, Henry Purcell (1659–1695)
Pater Noster, Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
Unser leben währet siebenzig Jahre, Johann Michael Bach (1648-1694)
Two Psalms, Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
O Magnum Mysterium, William Byrd (1659-1695)

Solemn Vespers chant from the Liber Usualis, for the Feast of the Annunciation

Compline Service chant from the Liber Usualis, maintained

Fall 2017:

Missa aeterna Christi munera, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525–1594)
I. Kyrie
II. Gloria
III. Credo
IV. Sanctus/Benedictus
V. Agnus Dei I & II

Abendlied, Josef Rheinberger (1839–1901)
Ubi Caritas, Ola Gjeilo (b.1978)
O Captain, My Captain, Wes Dunnavant (b. 1991)
Locus Iste, Anton Bruckner (1824–1896)
Thou Knowest Lord, Henry Purcell (1659–1695)

Compline Service chant from the Liber Usualis, maintained

View the program from our Fall concert on November 4, 2017.

Spring 2016:

The Lord Bless you and Keep you, Peter Lutkin (1858–1931)
Locus Iste, Anton Bruckner (1824–1896)
Thou Knowest Lord, Henry Purcell (1659–1695)
Silent Devotion and Response, Ernest Bloch (1880–1959)
Hear the Voice and Prayer, Thomas Tallis (1505–1585)
The Lord Bless you and Keep you, Peter Lutkin (1858–1931)

Compline Service chant from the Liber Usualis
Pater Noster
Te Lucis
In Manus
Nunc Dimittis
Salve Regina Caeli

Fall 2016:

Unser Leben, Johann Michael Bach (1648–1694)
Mass for 5 voices, William Byrd (c.1540–1623)
Hear the Voice and Prayer, Thomas Tallis (1505–1585)
The Lord Bless you and Keep you, Peter Lutkin (1858–1931)

Spring 2015:

Locus Iste by Anton Bruckner (1824-1896)
The Short Service by Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Sicut Cervus by Giovanni de Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594)
Gaudent in Coelis by Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)

Fall 2014:

Ave Verum Corpus by William Byrd (c.1543-1623)
Ubi Caritas by Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)
O Nata Lux by Morten Lauridsen (b.1943)
Let Thy Merciful Ears by Thomas Mudd (c.1560-1632)
The Bluebird by Sir C.V. Stanford (1852-1924)
I Am Not Yours by Z. Randall Stroope (b.1953)
Jesu Dulcis Memoria by Tomás Luis de Victoria (c.1548-1611)
When David Heard by Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623)

Spring 2014:

O Crux, Ave, Spes Unica by Antoine Brumel (1460-1512)
Sicut Lillium by Antoine Brumel
O Bone Jesu by Loyset Compère (1445-1518)
O Salutaris Hostia by Pierre de la Rue (1452-1518)
Nymphes des Bois by Josquin des Prez (1450-1521)
Ave Maria by Johannes Ockeghem (1410-1497)
O Captain! My Captain! by Wesley Dunnavant (b. 1991)

The Short Service by Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623)
Miserere Mei, Domine by Orlando di Lasso (1532-1594)

Fall 2013:

And Peace Shall Guard You by Michael John Trotta (b. 1978)
O Saving Victim by Zachary Wadsworth (b. 1983)
Panis Angelicus by Eric William Barnum (b. 1979)
Non Nobis Domine by Rosephanye Powell (b. 1962)

Four Advent Collects:
Stir Up Your Power, O Lord, And Come
by Carl Schalk (b. 1929)
Stir Up Our Hearts by David Cherwien (b. 1957)
Lord, Hear Our Prayers by Robert A. Hobby (b. 1962)
Stir Up Thy Power, O Lord by James Biery (b. 1956)

Spring 2013:

Break! Break! Break! No. 5 from Six Part-Songs, Op. 10 by Dudley Buck (1839-1909)
O Captain! My Captain! by Wesley Dunnavant (b. 1991)
As Torrents in Summer, from Scenes from the Saga of  King Olaf, Op. 30  by Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
My Love Lived in a Northern Land, Op. 18 No. 3 by Sir Edward Elgar
Two Choral Songs, Op. 71 by Sir Edward Elgar
Two Northern Songs, Op. 43 by Edward A. MacDowell (1861-1908)
Three Motets, Op. 31, III. Beati quorum via by Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
God and the Universe by Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
Spring 2013 Evensong Repertoire 
The Short Service by Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Ego Sum Panis Vivus by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594)

Fall 2012:

Missa Philipina by Manuel Cardoso (1566-1650)
Salve Regina by Sebastián Durón (1660-1716)
Veni Domine by Juan Esquivel (c.1560-c.1625)
Magnificat Sexti Toni from the Franco Codex by Fernando Franco (1532-1585)
Hermoso amor que forxas tus flechas by Juan García de Zéspedes (1619-1678)
Las estreyas se rien by Juan Gutierrez de Padilla (1590-1664)
Al dichoso nacer de mi niño by Juan Hidalgo (1614-1685)
Crux fidelis by João IV de Portugal (1604-1656)

View the program for “En Feliz Armonía” on Friday, 30 November 2012.

Evensong Repertoire:
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis St. Chad (Lichfield Service) by Jackson Hill (b.1941)
Preces & Responses by Richard Ayleward (1626-1669)
Almighty and Everlasting God by Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

Spring 2012:

Justorum animae by William Byrd (c.1540-1623)
God Is Gone Up with a Merry Noise 
by William Croft (1678-1727)
O Lord, Give Thy Holy Spirit by Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585) 
I Will Greatly Rejoice
by Knut Nystedt (b. 1915)
Lux Aurumque
 by Eric Whitacre (b.1970)
I Am Not Yours 
by Z. Randall Stroope (b.1953)

(Fall repertoire is maintained)

Fall 2011:

O Sing Joyfully by Adrian Batten (1591-1637)
God Be In My Head by Henry Walford Davies (1869-1941)
Magnificat & Nunc dimittis in F by George Dyson (1883-1964)
O sacrum convivium by Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
In dulci jubilo by Robert Lucas de Pearsall (1795-1856)
O beatum et sacrosanctum diem by Peter Philips (1561-1628)
Music on the Death of Queen Mary by Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
O salutaris hostia, Op. 21 by Pierre Villette (1926-1998)
Set Me as a Seal upon Thine Heart by William Walton (1902-1983)

Spring 2011:

Ubi caritas by Ola Gjeilo (b.1978)
With Drooping Wings from the opera Dido and Æneas, Z626 by Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
Gott im Ungewitter, D 985 (Op.post. 112) by Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Magnificat & Nunc dimittis in G Major, Op. 81 by Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
Three Motets, Op. 31, III. Beati quorum via by Sir Charles Villiers Stanford
PALE, by Simon Sun (b.1989) (Listen) (Guest-conducted by the composer)
The Lamb by Sir John Tavener (1944-2013)

(Fall repertoire is maintained)

View the program for our Candlelight Concert on Thursday, 14 April 2011.

Fall 2010:

Christus factus est by Felice Anerio (1560-1614)
Plorate, filii Israel from the oratorio Historia di Jephte by Giacomo Carissimi (c.1604-1674)
Quatre Motets sur des Thèmes Grégoriens, Op. 10 by Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)
The Short Service by Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
O magnum mysterium by Morten Lauridsen (b.1943)
O nata lux by Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585)

View the program for our fall concert on Tuesday, 16 November 2010.

Past repertoire also includes:

Locus iste by Anton Bruckner (1824-1896)
Ubi caritas et amor
by Morten Lauridsen 
If Ye Love Me
by Thomas Tallis