November 28, 2021

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 sacredness in the midst of life. 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