Psallite! A Candlelight Yuletide — Dec 2009

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PSALLITE! A Candlelight Yuletide

Corey Jamason, Artistic Director

Erica Schuller, soprano

En natus est Emanuel
Quem pastores laudavere
Michael Praetorius (ca. 1571–1621)
 
Joseph, lieber Joseph mein
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern
Johann Walther (1496–1570)
Michael Praetorius
 
In dulci jubilo
  Erica Schuller, soprano
Michael Praetorius
 
Freut euch ihr lieben Christen Michael Praetorius
 
Au Saint Nau
  Erica Schuller, soprano
15th c. French carol
 
O magnum mysterium Jacob Handl (1550–1591)
 
Es ist ein’ Ros’ entsprungen
  Erica Schuller, soprano
Michael Praetorius
 
Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, SWV 35 Heinrich Schütz (1585–1672)
 
Puer natus: Ein Kind geboren Michael Praetorius

INTERMISSION

Figlio dormi
  Erica Schuller, soprano
Giovanni Girolamo Kapsberger (1580–1651)
 
Veni, veni Emmanuel
Oh Come, Oh Come, Emmanuel
8th century
Traditional
 
Angelus ad pastores ait Michael Praetorius
 
Sarabande in G, from Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007
  Elisabeth Reed, cello
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
 
Jauchzet dem Herren, SWV 36 Heinrich Schütz
 
I Wonder as I Wander
  Erica Schuller, soprano
John Jacob Niles (1892–1980)
 
In the Bleak Midwinter
Stille Nacht
Away in a Manger
Rocking
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Harold Darke (1888–1976)
Franz Xavier Grüber (1787–1863)
W.J. Kirkpatrick (1838–1921), arr. D. Willcocks
Czech carol, arr. D. Willcocks
arr. R. Vaughn Williams (1872–1958)
 
Bring a Torch, Jeanette Isabella Traditional carol from Provence
 
Hodie Christus natus est, SWV 456 Heinrich Schütz
 
Adeste fideles John Wade (1711–1786)

San Francisco Bach Choir Baroque Orchestra
Aaron Brown, Cynthia Albers, violin
Daria D'Andrea, viola
Elisabeth Reed, violoncello
Stephen Lehning, violone
Jonathan Rhodes Lee, Corey Jamason, organ

Saturday, December 5, 2009 / Sunday, December 6, 2009
Calvary Presbyterian Church, San Francisco