As Rose Petals Open

May 1997

Program Notes

FOR ONE VOICE  
Processional:  Pange lingua gloriosi plainchart, mode 3
Mining for Gold traditional, arr. James Gordon
FOR TWO VOICES  
Non al Suo amante Jacopo da Bologna (fl.1340-60)
Bugs Daniel Pinkhman (b. 1923)
FOR THREE VOICES  
Cape Fear River Bernice Johnson Reagon
Quel fronte signorille Guillaume Du Fay (1400-1474)
FOR FOUR VOICES  
Jesus, Come By Here traditional, arr. Joseph H. Jennings
An den wassern zu Babel sassen wir und weinten (Psalm 137) Arvo Part (b. 1935
Baises moy Josquin des Prez (1440-1521)
FOR FIVE VOICES  
Kyrie from Missa Baises moy Mathurin Forestier (fl. c. 1500-1535)
Prayer of the Venerable Bede Richard Proulx
The blue bird Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
INTERMISSION  
FOR SIX VOICES  
Draw on, sweet night John Wilbye (1595-1668)
FOR SEVEN VOICES  
from Birth of Soul, Part 1(1996) Peter Saltzman (b. 1961)
I Will Be (Sent You)  
Heal The World (That's What God Said)  
FOR EIGHT VOICES  
Shenandoah traditional, arr. James Erb
FOR NINE VOICES  
Contre qui, rose (from Les chansons des roses, 1993) Morten Lauridsen (b. 1936)
Homeless Paul Simon, arr. Jonathan Miller