Classical 91.5

Concordia Choir Concert, 02/15/17

Feb 1, 2017

Credit Classical MPR

Recorded at Asbury First United Methodist Church while on their national tour in February 2016, the Concordia Choir of Moorehead, Minnesota under the direction of conductor and composer René Clausen, performs a rich collection of choral masterworks that “uphold a sacred choral tradition of musical integrity and spiritual expression.”  Brenda Tremblay hosts.

The broadcast program includes:

O Lord God                                                  Pavel Chesnokoff

Two German Motets for Double Choir  Psalm 2  Felix Mendelssohn

Singet dem Herren ein neues Lied (Mvt. 1)    J.S. Bach

O Nata Lux ...  René Clausen

thou risest by Jens Klimek

Pilgrim’s Hymn   . . . Stephen Paulus

Hiericho   . . .   Daniel S. Jackson

Lord, Thou Hast Been Our Refuge    Ralph Vaughan Williams

Psalm 23   Bobby McFerrin arr. René Clausen

The Promise of Living   Aaron Copland

Christ The Appletree    Stanford Scriven

The Music of Living  Dan Forrest

“His Voice”  arr. By Larry Fleming

Wana Baraka  arr. Shawn Kirchner

Wake, Awake  arr. F. Melius Christiansen