July 7, 2019

Time After Pentecost — Lectionary 14 (Year C)

Church music does not praise any particular country or nation, but it welcomes the music of all of them. During this 4th of July season in the United States, Sing For Joy welcomes American music. Join us.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Isaiah 66:10-14
  • (PS) Psalm 66:1-9
  • (2R) Galatians 6:(1-6), 7-16
  • (G) Luke 10:1-11, 16-20

Old American Songs, Set 2: Zion's WallsAmerican Traditional / American Traditional, lyricist / Aaron Copland, arranger / Glenn Koponen, arranger (1R, G)
Massed Choirs from 2012 St. Olaf Choral Festival: Northfield, MN / Anton Armstrong
(CD) Sing For Joy Archives / ST. OLAF COLLEGE / Not For Resale
© St. Olaf College, 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

Comfort, Comfort Now My People (GENEVAN 42 or FREU DICH SEHR)Genevan Psalter / Johann G. Olearius, lyricist / John Ferguson, arranger / Catherine Winkworth, translator (1R)
Massed Choirs of St. Olaf College: Northfield, MN / The St. Olaf Orchestra / John Ferguson
(CD) O Come to Us, Abide in Us, Our Lord Immanuel / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-2838/9
© 2006 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

I Couldn't Hear Nobody PrayAfrican American Spiritual / Melanie Marshall, arranger (2R)
Willard White, bass / Graeme McNaught, accompanist
(CD) Copland: Old American Songs / MUSICAL HERITAGE SOCIETY / 515064W
© 1998 Musical Heritage Society, USA

In the Cross of Christ I Glory (CROSS OF JESUS)Sir John Stainer / Sir John Bowring, lyricist / Catherine M. Palmer, arranger (2R)
Choir of Yorkminster Park Baptist Church / Ronald S. Jordan, accompanist / Catherine M. Palmer
(CD) The Joy of God / MARQUIS CLASSICS / ERAD 175
© 1996 Marquis Classics, 30 Kenilworth Avenue, Toronto, M4L 3S3, Canada

Beneath the Cross of Jesus (ST. CHRISTOPHER)Frederick C. Maker / Elizabeth C. Clephane, lyricist (2R)
The Riverton Singers / Irmgard Baerg, accompanist / William Baerg
© Riverton Productions, 225 Riverton Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2L 0N1, Canada

There is a Balm in Gilead (BALM IN GILEAD)African American Spiritual / William L. Dawson, arranger (1R)
The St. Olaf Choir: Northfield, MN / Anton Armstrong
(CD) The Spirituals of William L. Dawson / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-2159
© 1997 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven (PRAISE MY SOUL)Sir John Goss / Henry F. Lyte, lyricist / Stephen Cleobury, arranger (1R)
The Choir of King's College / The Wallace Collection, ensemble / Benjamin Bayl, accompanist / Stephen Cleobury
(CD) Best Loved Hymns / EMI (ANGEL, EMI CLASSICS, EMI RECORDS, LTD) / 7243 5 57026 2 3
© 2001 EMI (Angel, EMI Classics, EMI Records, Ltd), 304 Park Avenue South, New York, NY, 10010, USA

Lord, If I Got My TicketAfrican American Spiritual / Alice Parker, arranger / Robert Shaw, arranger (G)
Robert Shaw Festival Singers / Robert Shaw
(CD) Amazing Grace: American Hymns & Spirituals / TELARC / CD-80325
© 1993 Telarc, Concord Music Group, 100 North Crescent Drive, Garden Level, Beverly Hills, CA, 90210, USA