247 Crushed Apple Drive 
Martinsburg, WV 25403

Holiday Concert 2018 Repertoire

Phone
540-431-8422
Berkeley Community Chorus
E-mail
​jtpoland@frontier.com

The following selections will be performed at our concert on December 8, 2018

 

Magnificat …………………………………………………………………………….John Rutter

First performed in 1990 at Carnegie Hall in New York City, this 40-minute work is a spectacular setting of the Song of Mary, mother of Jesus.  The text is sung in Latin and English.  In addition to the chorus, the piece features a soprano soloist.

One of England’s best known composers and conductors, John Rutter thrives and excels consistently in writing large and small works for choruses.   

Carol of the Bells ………………………………………………………………Peter Wilhousky

It’s Beginning to Look Like Christmas …………………………………….. Meredith Willson

This Christmastide (Jessye’s Carol) ……………………………………………..Donald Fraser

Mistletoe and Holly ………………………………..Frank Sinatra/Dok Stanford/Henry Sanicola

We Need a Little Christmas ……………………………………...Jerry Herman (from “Mame”)

Finale:  An audience sing-along of several popular Christmas carols and songs.