Psallite! A Candlelight Christmas — Dec 2007

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Program Details

PSALLITE! A Candlelight Christmas

Corey Jamason, Artistic Director

Ave Maria Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548–1611)
 
Propter bonos geshwenkos (instrumental) Caspar Othmayr (1515–1553)
 
Joseph lieber, Joseph mein Johann Walther (1496–1570)
 
Quem pastores
    with soloists from the Pacific Boychoir
Michael Praetorius (1571–1621)
 
Jerusalem, gaude gaudio magno Jacobus Gallus (1550–1591)
 
Hodie Christus natus est Heinrich Schütz (1585–1672)
 
In dulci jubilo (instrumental)
Puer natus: Ein Kind geborn
Michael Praetorius

INTERMISSION

Veni, veni Emmanuel 8th century
 
O Come, O Come Emmanuel 15th c. French, arr. Thomas Helmore (1811–1890)
 
In the Bleak Midwinter
    with soloists from the Pacific Boychoir
arr. Harold Darke (1888–1976)
 
Sussex Carol English trad., arr. David Willcocks (b. 1919)
 
Remember O Thou Man Thomas Ravenscroft (c. 1582–1635)
 
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly Polish trad., arr. David Willcocks
 
The Angels and the Shepherds
    with soloists from the Pacific Boychoir
Bohemian trad., arr. C.H. Trevor
(1895–1976)
 
Away in a Manger
    soloists from the Pacific Boychoir
English trad., arr. Witold Lutoslawski
(1913–1994)
 
Ein beurisch tantz (instrumental) Caspar Othmayr
 
Here We Come A-Wassailing English traditional
 
Angels We Have Heard on High French traditional
 
Shepherds Rejoice William Billings (1746–1800)
 
The Seven Joys of Mary
    with soloists from the Pacific Boychoir
French traditional
 
Shiloh William Billings

Pacific Boychoir
Calvin Achorn, Patrick Dowd, Casey Fonseca Jensen, Julian Nesbitt

San Francisco Bach Choir Period Ensemble
Tekla Cunningham, Cynthia Albers, violin
Daria D’Andrea, viola
Elisabeth Reed, violoncello
Steven Bailey, portative organ
Charles Worth, organ

Saturday, December 8, 2007 / Sunday, December 9, 2007
Calvary Presbyterian Church, San Francisco