Psallite! A Candlelight Christmas — Dec 2004

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PSALLITE! A Candlelight Christmas

David P. Babbitt, Artistic Director

Der Engel sprach zu den Hirten Heinrich Schütz (1585–1672)
 
In dulci jubilo David Babbitt
 
Illuminare Jerusalem Jacob Handl (1550–1591)
 
E la don don, Verges Maria 16th century Catalan
 
Jerusalem gaude gaudio magno Jacobus Handl
 
Het viel eens hemels dauwe Guilielmus Messaus (1589–1640)
 
Good King Wenceslas David Babbitt
 
Singet frisch und wohlgemut Hugo Distler (1908–1942)
 
Tribus miraculis Jacob Handl

INTERMISSION

Procession: Orientis partibus 12th century French
 
O admirabile commercium Jacob Handl
 
Noël nouvelet David Babbitt
 
Ave Maria Josquin des Prez (c. 1450–1521)
 
Joys Ten English traditional, arr. David Babbitt
 
Quem pastores laudavere Michael Praetorius (1571–1621)
 
Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light
from Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
 
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern Michael Praetorius

 

San Francisco Bach Choir Period Ensemble
Cynthia Roberts, concertmaster
Cynthia Freivogel, violin
Tekla Cunningham, viola
Elisabeth Reed, violoncello
John Dornenburg, violone
Richard Cheetham, Douglas Thorley, trombone
Steven Bailey, portative organ & celeste
John Glennon, organ

Saturday, December 4, 2004 / Sunday, December 5, 2004
St. Ignatius, San Francisco