April 26, 2020

Third Sunday of Easter (Year A)

Artists, poets, and musicians have loved the Bible story of two disciples walking a road to the village of Emmaus. On the next Sing For Joy you will hear great music inspired by that touching story.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Acts 2:14a, 36-41
  • (PS) Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19
  • (2R) 1 Peter 1:17-23
  • (G) Luke 24:13-35

Christ on the Mount of Olives: HallelujahLudwig Van Beethoven / Franz Xavier Huber, lyricist (G)
Atlanta Symphony Chorus: Atlanta, GA / Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, ensemble / Robert Shaw
(CD) Choral Masterpieces / TELARC / CD-80119
© 1985 Telarc, Concord Music Group, 100 North Crescent Drive, Garden Level, Beverly Hills, CA, 90210, USA

On Emmaus Journey (HOLY MANNA)William Walker / Herman G. Stuempfle Jr., lyricist / John Ferguson, arranger (G)
St. Olaf Cantorei: Northfield, MN / John Ferguson
(CD) Hidden In Humbleness / GIA PUBLICATIONS / GIA CD-594
© 2003 GIA Publications, 7404 South Mason Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60638, USA

What Shall I RenderPaul Tiefenbach (PS)
The National Lutheran Choir: Minneapolis, MN / Larry L. Fleming
© National Lutheran Choir Recordings, 528 Hennepin Avenue, Suite 302, Minneapolis, MN, 55403, USA

Shout for Joy Loud and Long (PERSONENT HODIE)Piae Cantiones / David Mowbray, lyricist / Gustav Holst, arranger (1R)
Sing For Joy 50th Anniversary Massed Choir and Congregation / John Ferguson, accompanist / Anton Armstrong
(CD) Through the Church the Song Goes On / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-2801
© 2005 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

Be Known to us in Breaking Bread (BELMONT)Gardiner's Sacred Melodies, London / James Montgomery, lyricist (G)
Cantus Choro / Norman Kaye, accompanist / Peter Chapman
(CD) Sing Out With Joy / MOVE RECORDS / MD 3032
© 1987 Move Records, 10 Glen Drive Eaglemont 3084, Victoria, Australia

Captive and Free: Stay With UsEgil Hovland / Gracia Grindal, translator (G)
Massed Choirs of St. Olaf College: Northfield, MN / The St. Olaf Orchestra / Sigrid Johnson
(CD) Rejoice, Give Thanks, and Sing / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-3404/05
© 2011 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

Abendlied, Op. 63, No. 9Josef Rheinberger (G)
West Coast Mennonite Chamber Choir / Betty Suderman, accompanist / Tony Funk
(CD) As Evening Shadows Fall / MCC SCS / IKR 010 CD
© 2000 MCC SCS, 103-2776 Bourquin Cres. West, Abbotsford, BC, V2S 6A4, Canada