March 15, 2020

Third Sunday in Lent (Year A)

The season of Lent does two things at once. It holds up a mirror in which people see a need for repentance. But it also takes attention away from the self and celebrates a word of grace. The music on Sing For Joy this week does those same two things. Join us.


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Scriptures for this Program

  • (1R) Exodus 17:1-7
  • (PS) Psalm 95
  • (2R) Romans 5:1-11
  • (G) John 4:5-42

Old American Songs, Set 2: At the River (HANSON PLACE)Robert Lowry / Robert Lowry, lyricist / Aaron Copland, arranger (G)
William Warfield, baritone / Aaron Copland, piano
(CD) Modern American Vocal Works / SONY CLASSICAL / MHK 60899
© 1999 Sony Classical, 550 Madison Avenue, New York, NY, 10022-3211, USA

Glories of Your Name Are Spoken (AUSTRIA)Franz Joseph Haydn / John Newton, lyricist / Robert Hobby, arranger (1R, G)
Choir of Trinity English Lutheran Church: Fort Wayne, IN / Robert Hobby
(CD) Thine Is the Glory: Music of Robert A. Hobby / MORNINGSTAR / CD-38-RH
© 1997 MorningStar, 2117 59th Street, St. Louis, MO, 63110-2800, USA

O Bread of Life from Heaven (O WELT, ICH MUSS DICH LASSEN)Heinrich Isaac / Latin Hymn, lyricist / F. Melius Christiansen, arranger / Philip Schaff, translator (G)
The Augsburg Choir: Minneapolis, MN / The Gustavus Choir: St. Peter, MN / The Luther College Nordic Choir: Decorah, IA / The St. Olaf Choir: Northfield, MN / Kenneth Jennings
(CD) The F. Melius Christiansen 125th Anniversary Concert / ST. OLAF RECORDS / E-2146-7
© 1996 St. Olaf Records, St. Olaf College 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN, 55057, USA

And Can It Be (SAGINA)Thomas Campbell / Charles Wesley, lyricist (2R)
The Riverton Singers / Reg Kliewer, accompanist / William Baerg
© Riverton Productions, 225 Riverton Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2L 0N1, Canada

O Come, Let us Sing unto the LordAnthony Piccolo (PS)
The Choir of St. Patrick's Cathedral: New York, NY / Donald Dumler, accompanist / John Michael Caprio
(CD) O Come Let Us Sing / GOTHIC / G 49091
© 1997 Gothic, Gothic Records, Inc. P.O. Box 414, Orcas, WA, 98280, USA

All Night Vigil: Priidite, Poklonimsya (O Come, Let Us Worship), Op. 37Sergei Rachmaninoff (G)
Robert Shaw Festival Singers / Robert Shaw
(CD) Vespers (All-night Vigil) / TELARC / CD-80172
© 1990 Telarc, Concord Music Group, 100 North Crescent Drive, Garden Level, Beverly Hills, CA, 90210, USA