St Mary Schola Listen to Some of Our Music

"Magnificat"

Schola performed the Advent 2012 concert three times: Kennebunkport, Portland and Falmouth. The music presented here was recorded live at the third concert at St. Mary the Virgin, Falmouth on December 16th to a full-house.
   

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Title Composer Featured Artists
1. Nova, Nova - Men's processional

Glasgow,
15th century
2. Flos Regalis - Women's processional

14th century
Conductus
3. Domine, Domine, noster - Motet a 6

Orlando Lassus
(1532-1594)
4. Verleih uns Frieden genädiglich

Heinrich Schütz
(1585-1672)
5. Gib unsern Fürsten

Heinrich Schütz
6. Joseph, du Sohn David

 

7. Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe
   (from the Christmas Story)

Heinrich Schütz
8. Oeffne dich - aria from Cantata 61
   Nun komm de heiden Heiland

J. S. Bach
(1685-1750)
Molly Harmon,
Eliott Cherry, cello;
Bruce Fithian, organ
9. Jubilate Deo - Motet a 8

Giovanni Gabrielli
(1547-1612)
10. Largo allegro and Largo from Quartet in
    G Major

  Ed Douglas, recorder;
Jessica Systma, violin;
Eliott Cherry cello;
Bruce Fithian harpsichord
11. Meine Seele rühmt und preist
    (erroneously Bach Cantata 189)
G.M. Hoffman
12. Er denket der Barmherzigkeit -
    duet from Cantata 10

  Martin Lescault;
women on chorale tune;

Eliott Cherry cello;
Bruce Fithian harpsichord
13. Alma Redemptoris Mater

 
14. Magnificat

Monteverde
  • Magnificat - tutti
  • Quia respexit - Molly Harmon, Erin Chenard - soprano soloists
  • Et Misericordia - Rachel Keller, Andrea Graichen, Martin Lescault, Bruce Fithian, Bruce Canterbury
  • Fecit potentiam - duet for two sopranos - Erin Chenard, Molly Harmon,
                two basses - Curt Siddall, Bruce Canterbury, and
                two tenors - Martin Lescault, Bruce Fithian
  • Suscepit Israel - tutti
  • Recordatus - soloists Rachel Keller, Christine Letcher, Martin Lescault, Abra Mueller, Bruce Fithian, Bruce Canterbury
  • Gloria, tenor duet (Martin Lescault, Bruce Fithian)
  • Sicut erat in principio - tutti