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.

January 19
The 23rd Psalm – Bobby McFerrin
Ain’t got time to die – Hall Johnson

January 26
Hail! gladdening Light – Charles Wood
Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace – S.S. Wesley

February 2
Jesu, the very thought of thee – Edward C. Bairstow
Nunc dimittis – Arvo Pärt
Agnus Dei (Mass for Four Voices) – Byrd

February 9 – The Bach Experience
Herr Gott, dich loben wir, BWV 16 – J.S.. Bach

February 16
O nata lux – Tallis
Coronation Te Deum – Walton

February 23
Music provided by the Inner Strength Gospel Choir

March 1
Prayers of Kierkegaard No. 1 – Knut Nystedt
Prayers of Kierkegaard No. 2 – Nystedt
Ave verum corpus – Elgar

March 8 
I will lift mine eyes – Jake Runestad
Prayers of Kierkegaard No. 3 – Nystedt

March 15 
Wondrous Love – arr. Paul C. Christiansen
Prayers of Kierkegaard No. 4 – Nystedt

March 22
Prayers of Kierkegaard No. 5 – Nystedt
Prayers of Kierkegaard No. 6 – Nystedt

March 29
Agnus Dei – Thomas Morley
Das Blut Jesu Christi – Johann Ludwig Bach

April 5 – Palm Sunday
Hosanna to the Son of David – Gibbons
Solus ad victimam – Kenneth Leighton

April 12 – Easter Sunday
If ye then be risen – Daniel Moe
Worthy is the Lamb (Messiah) – Handel
This joyful Eastertide – arr. Charles Wood

April 19
Music provided by the Inner Strength Gospel Choir

April 26 – The Bach Experience
Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, BWV 190 – J.S. Bach

May 3 
Selections from Five Mystical Songs – Ralph Vaughan Williams

May 10
Let not your heart be troubled – Robert J. Powell
All you works of the Lord, bless the Lord – K. Jennings

May 17 – University Baccalaureate
Beati quorum via – Stanford
All creatures of our God and King – arr. Julian Wachner

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 was last updated on January 29, 2017.