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Welcome to Westminster Choir’s Virtual Rehearsal Room!

Below, you’ll find a schedule of our upcoming anthems, posted month-to-month.  Also included are youtube links to my preferred recordings, and in some instances, practice tracks and/or sheet music.  Enjoy!   – Adam

September 9, 2018 : Celebration Sunday
11am Worship, 10:25am warmup in the loft with the Montview Brass

Anthem: Antiphon, from Five Mystical Songs  – Vaughan-Williams
https://youtu.be/xUAArcEkLQY

Call to Prayer: Mercy, Pity, Peace and Love (excerpts)  – Lovelace

Offertory:  Mercy and Truth are Met  – Rorem
https://youtu.be/9BOgSIsMbOM

Benediction Response: Glory to God in the Highest (excerpt) – Thompson
https://youtu.be/OR1YBc6oD8U?t=1m7s
PDF of score (different typeset, start pg. 4): http://orfeonmalaga.org/musica/Thompson-Glory_To_God_In_The_Highest.pdf

 

September 16, 2018: Selection from Dave Brubeck’s jazz mass, “To Hope!”
11am worship, 10:25am warmup with Steve Kennedy, bass & Dan Gasser, drums

Anthem:  Our Father  – Brubeck
https://youtu.be/ZtfjhRo03m4?t=23m35s

Call to Prayer:  Kyrie  – Brubeck

Offertory:  All My Hope  – Brubeck
https://youtu.be/PfpjFlICgjY (interesting (??) fact: this recording from the day before I came to audition at Montview!)

Benediction Response: Great Amen  – Brubeck

 

September 23, 2018: Selections as part of the Concert to End Gun Violence
11am worship, 10:25am warmup – in quartets(ish)!

Anthem:  Leroy Kyrie  – Taverner
https://youtu.be/rSNot2pen7Q

Call to Prayer: TBD

Offertory:  I Believe  – Miller
https://youtu.be/Qfeb7dlChmE

Benediction Response: TBD

 

 

 

September 30, 2018
11am worship, 10:25am warmup

Anthem: Praise The Lord, All Ye People  – M. Haydn
Sheet Music: Haydn – Praise the Lord

Call to Prayer: TBD

Offertory: How Great Are Thy Wonders – G. Schumann
https://youtu.be/ahod2HMYz-A

Benediction Response: TBD

 

October 7, 2018: World Communion Sunday
11am worship, 10:25am warmup – in quartets(ish)! – with Katie Burns, cello; Russ Callison, guitar; Dan Gasser, percussion

Offertory: Wana Baraka   – arr. Kirchner
https://youtu.be/CqeGrwqTkGA?t=51s
Sheet Music Here (click the paper icon next to SSATBB)

Communion Music:  Pange Lingua  – Kodaly
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wqsDQlzpR4g
Sheet Music Here

Allí está Jesús – P. Sosa
Clips and Sheet Music samples found here

Benediction Response: Praise, Praise, Praise the Lord  – Trad. Cameroon