November 7, 1999
Cathedral Classics – Our premiere concert!
Luther Memorial Church
Madison, Wisconsin

The original choir of 22 voices was selected in the autumn of 1998 by our founding Artistic Director, Dr. Gary McKercher.

 

 

Blessed Be God G.F. Handel:

 

Magnificat Herbert Howells from Collegium Regale:

 

Benedictus/Osanna Ralph Vaughan Williams (from Mass in G minor)
Soloists: Gwynne Peterson, Soprano, Linda Palmer, Alto, Matt Snow, Tenor, Neil Peterson, Bass:


May 7, 2000
Salute to the Fairest Seasons
Recorded at First Congregational Church
Madison, Wisconsin

 

My Beloved Spake Patrick Hadley:

 

Have You Seen the White Lily Grow? Irving Fine:

 

To be sung on the water Samuel Barber:

 

It was a lover and his lass Jack Jarrett:

 

 

Sweet, honey sucking bees John Wilbye:

 

Der Abend Johannes Brahms:

 

Make Our Garden Grow Leonard Bernstein:


 November 10, 2000
Remembrance & Reconciliation
Recorded at Luther Memorial Church
Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

L’Homme Arme 15th Century French Chanson:

 

Soldier’s Song Leonard Bernstein:

 

Trois Beaux Oiseau du Paradis Maurice Ravel:
Julie Hutchinson, Soprano

 

My Love’s in Germany arr. Mack Wilberg:

 

Set Me as a Seal Upon Thine Heart William Walton
Ann Baltes, Soprano, Douglas Swiggum, Tenor:


May 12, 2001
Postcards from Here & Abroad
Recorded at Grace Episcopal Church
Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

 

 

Just As the Tide Was Flowing Ralph Vaughan Williams:

 

La Belle e sied au pied de la tour Francis Poulenc:

 

Las Agachadas Aaron Copland
Quartet: Vickie Gallagher, Linda Palmer, Douglas Swiggum, Paul Cleven:

 

Cologne Kurt Mechem:

 

Truly, Water Makes You Dumb (Eloquence) Franz Joseph Haydn:

 

Kde Su Kravy Moje H.A. Schimmerling:


September 29, 2001
Voices in Remembrance
A tribute to the victims of the 9/11 tragedy
Oscar Mayer Theatre – Madison Civic Center
Madison, Wisconsin

 

A Song for Athene John Tavener:

 

Dona Nobis Pacem J.S. Bach:


November 11, 2001
Sacred & Profane
Asbury United Methodist Church
Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

 

 

Cantate Domino Claudio Monteverdi:

 

Laudate Dominum W.A. Mozart
Ann Baltes, Soprano:

 

Zu Tanze, Zu Sprunge J.S. Bach
William Rosholt, Baritone:

 

Das Bandel W.A. Mozart
Julie Hutchinson, Soprano, Vincent Rideout, Tenor, Gary McKercher, Baritone:


 November 7, 2002
Viennese Masters
First Unitarian Society Landmark Meeting House
Madison, Wisconsin
Richard Steinbach & Howard Helvey, Duo Pianists

 

 

Neue Liebeslieder Johannes Brahms
I. Versicht, o Herz, auf Rettung:

 

II. Finstere Schatten der Nacht:

 

III. An jeder Hand die Finger
Ann Baltes, Soprano:

 

IV. Ihr schwarzen Augen, ihr durft nur winken
Bill Rosholt, Bass:

 

V. Wahre, wahre deinen Sohn
Linda Palmer, Mezzo-Soprano:

 

VI. Rosen steckt mir an die Mutter
Vickie Gallagher, Soprano:

 

VII. Vom Gebirge Well’ auf Well’:

 

VIII. Weiche Graser im Revier:

 

IX. Nagen am Herzen
Julie Hutchinson, Soprano:

 

XIII. Nein, Geliebter, setze dich mir:


 December 15, 2002
Weihnachts Oratorium (Parts I, II, and III)
Luther Memorial Church
Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

 

 

Ehre Sei Dir Gott:

 

Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen:

 

Wir Singen Dir In Deinem Heer:


 March 9, 2003
Southern Harmony
Covenant Presbyterian Church
Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

 

 

John Saw Duh Numbuh Robert Shaw/Alice Parker:

 

Folk hymns arranged by Alice Parker

O Happy Souls:

 

Come & Taste:

 

Come Away to the skies:

 

Ezekiel Saw De Wheel William Dawson:

 

Deep River Robert Shaw/Alice Parker:


 December 14, 2003
Weihnachts Oratorium (Parts I, II, and V) Johann Sebastian Bach
Luther Memorial Church
Madison, Wisconsin

 

 

 

 

Jauchzet Frohlokket:

 

Lasset uns nun gehen gen Bethlehem: