Choir Repertoire

Choir EasterAnthems, Offertories and Communion Motets

The Marsh Chapel Choir provides an exceptional quality of musical leadership to the 11:00 a.m. Sunday Interdenominational worship service and other occasional services throughout the year. The upcoming repertoire schedule is provided here for your ease of reference.

August 31 – University Matriculation
RUTTER O clap your hands
DAWSON (arr) Ev’ry time I feel the Spirit

September 7
PALESTRINA Kyrie (from Missa O admirabile commercium)
VIADANA Exsultate justi
HOWELLS Psalm 23 (Requiem)

September 14
RACHMANINOFF No. 8 (All-Night Vigil)
HOWELLS Salvator mundi (Requiem)

September 21 – Alumni Weekend
MENDELSSOHN Psalm 43: Richte mich, Gott
HOGAN I’m gonna sing ’til the Spirit moves in my heart

September 28
JS BACH Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, BWV 190

October 5 – World Communion Sunday
RHEINBERGER Kyrie (from Mass in E-flat Major)
BAIRSTOW Let all mortal flesh keep silence
BARBER Agnus Dei

October 12
RACHMANINOFF No. 14 (All Night Vigil)
JS BACH Der Geist hilft unser Schwacheit auf, BWV 226

October 19 – Parent’s Weekend
JAKE RUNESTAD I will lift mine eyes
IRELAND Greater love hath no man

October 26
WACHNER Seek the Lord
BRAHMS Schaffe in mir, Gott, ein rein Herz

November 2 – All Saints’ Sunday
DURUFLÉ Kyrie (from Requiem, Op. 9)
BYRD Guadeamus omnes in Domino a 5
TARIK O’REGAN We remember them (from Triptych)

November 9
JS BACH Jesu, der du meine Seele, BWV 78

November 16
Music offered by the Inner Strength Gospel Choir

November 23 – Christ, the King
RACHMANINOFF No. 1 (All Night Vigil)
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Lord, though hast been our refuge

November 30 – Advent I
SCHÜTZ Es wird das Scepter von Juda
BYRD Vigilate

December 7 – Advent II
VICTORIA Kyrie (from Missa ‘Alma Redemptoris’)
BRUCKNER Ave Maria
ROBERT H. YOUNG There is no rose of such virtue

December 14 – Advent III
The Forty-First Service of Lessons and Carols

For a complete list of Marsh Chapel Choir anthems sung since September 2007, click here. The list includes all anthems, cantatas, and other special music sung by the Chapel Choir during the 11:00 a.m. Sunday Interdenominational Protestant Worship service. Also included are works sung during annual weekday services, such as Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, and the Great Vigil of Easter. The list excludes choral service music (Introits, Glorias, Doxologies, etc.), the large-scale works sung by the choir on Good Friday, and those works sung during special non-recurring services, such as weddings, funerals, and memorials. This list will be updated periodically.