Psallite! A Candlelight Christmas — Dec 2005

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PSALLITE! A Candlelight Christmas

David P. Babbitt, Artistic Director
Joseph Gregorio, Assistant Conductor

Joy to the World Traditional, arr. David Babbitt
 
The King shall come when morning dawns Traditional, arr. David Babbitt
 
Dances from Terpsichore (instrumental) Michael Praetorius (1571–1621)
 
Das neugeborn Kindelein Dieterich Buxtehude (c. 1637–1707)
 
In dulci jubilo Traditional, arr. David Babbitt
 
Zu Bethlehem geboren Traditional, arr. David Babbitt
 
Nun komm der Heiden Heiland Samuel Scheidt (1587–1654)
 
Uns ist ein Kind gegeben, BWV 142 attrib. to J.S. Bach (1685–1750)
 
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern Michael Praetorius

INTERMISSION

Magnificat David P. Babbitt
 
Two Chorale Preludes (instrumental)
   Nun komm der Heiden Heiland
   In dulci jubilo
J.S. Bach
 
Veni, veni Emanuel Anonymous
 
On Christmas Night Traditional, arr. David Babbitt
 
O magnum mysterium Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548–1611)
 
The Snow Lay on the Ground Traditional, arr. David Babbitt
 
Nun jauchzet, all ihr Frommen Bartholomaeus Gesius (1560–1613)
 
Joseph, lieber Joseph mein Johann Walther (1496–1570)
 
Freut euch ihr liebe Christen Michael Praetorius

 

San Francisco Bach Choir Period Ensemble
Tekla Cunningham, concertmaster
Cynthia Freivogel, violin
Anthony Martin, viola
Elisabeth Reed, violoncello
John Dornenburg, violone
Christa Patton, harp
Richard Cheetham, Douglas Thorley, trombone
Steven Bailey, portative organ & harpsichord

Saturday, December 3, 2005 / Sunday, December 4, 2005
St. Ignatius, San Francisco / Calvary Presbyterian Church, San Francisco