November 29, 2015

First Sunday of Advent (Year C)

Poets pause to pay attention, often to very ordinary things. The Advent season encourages everyone to be a poet in that sense, to slow down just enough to rediscover holiness in the ordinary. Music for the Advent season begins on the next Sing For Joy. Join us.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Jeremiah 33:14-16
  • (PS) Psalm 25:1-10
  • (2R) 2 Thessalonians 3:9-13
  • (G) Luke 21:25-36

O Come, O Come, Emmanuel (VENI EMMANUEL)French Processional / Peter Paul Olejar, arranger (1R)
Atlanta Master Chorale: Atlanta, GA / Eric Nelson
(CD) Where Shepherds Lately Knelt / DA CHIESA / DCSR 118
© 2010 Da Chiesa, Atlanta Sacred Chorale, PO Box 450644, Atlanta, GA, 31145, USA

O Come, O Come, Emmanuel (Organ Solo)French Processional / John Ferguson, arranger (1R)
John Ferguson, organ
(CD) Christmas in Boe Memorial Chapel / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-3514
© 2013 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

O Radix JesseGregorian Chant (1R)
Tenebrae / Nigel Short
(CD) The Dream of Herod / SIGNUM CLASSICS / SIGCD046
© 2003 Signum Classics, Unit 14 21 Wadsworth Road, Perivale, Middlesex, UB6 7JD, United Kingdom

Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming) (ES IST EIN ROS)Michael Prætorius / 15th Century German, lyricist / Jan Sandström, arranger (1R)
Dale Warland Singers: Minneapolis, MN / Dale Warland
(CD) Christmas with the Dale Warland Singers / GOTHIC / G 49208
© 2002 Gothic, Gothic Records, Inc. P.O. Box 414, Orcas, WA, 98280, USA

A Tender ShootOtto Goldschmidt / Otto Goldschmidt, lyricist / William Bartholomew, translator (1R)
The Choir of King's College / Stephen Cleobury
© 2012 The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

My Lord, What a Morning (BURLEIGH)Harry T. Burleigh / Willis Patterson, arranger (G)
Ambrosian Singers: London, England / Jessye Norman, soprano / Willis Patterson
(CD) Spirituals / PHILIPS / 416 462-2
© Philips, PolyGram Records, Inc., New York, NY, USA

Wake, Awake (WACHET AUF)Philipp Nicolai / Philipp Nicolai, lyricist / F. Melius Christiansen, arranger / Catherine Winkworth, translator (G)
The St. Olaf Choir: Northfield, MN / Anton Armstrong
(CD) When In Our Music: A Hymn Festival / ALCM / CS-1
© 1994 ALCM, Association of Lutheran Church Musicians P.O. Box 16575, Worcester, MN, 01601, USA