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FALL 2017 REHEARSAL/CONCERT SCHEDULE

All rehearsals take place at First Presbyterian Church, located at 130 West Miner Street in West Chester, PA (unless otherwise noted).

Brandywine Symphonic Chorale rehearses at First Presbyterian Church every Tuesday evening, 7:30 to 9:00 pm, starting September 12th.

 

REHEARSALS, CONCERTS, & EVENTS:

September

12: 7:30-9pm, Symphonic begins
19: 7:30pm, Symphonic
23: 10-2pm, Chamber Choir
24: 3-5pm, Chamber Choir
26: 7:30pm, Symphonic

October

3: 7:30pm, Symphonic
10: 7:30pm, Symphonic
14: 10-2pm, Chamber Choir
17: 7:30pm, Symphonic
21: 11-1pm, Chamber Choir Wine & Cheese Reception

November

5: 3-5pm, Chamber Choir
7: Dress Rehearsal, 7:30-9:30pm everyone.
10: Final Dress Rehearsal: 7-9:30pm @ Good Samaritan (212 W. Lancaster Ave, Paoli, PA 19301)
11: 25th Anniversary Concert at Good Samaritan
19: 3-5pm, Chamber Choir
28: FULL Dress
29: FULL Dress

December

2: Delaware Theatre Organ Society Concert
3: Delaware Theatre Organ Society Concert
5: Symphonic still rehearses
10: 3-5pm, Chamber Choir
12: Dress Rehearsal for everyone, 7:30-9:30pm
15: Dress Rehearsal for everyone, 7:00pm-9:30pm @ Good Samaritan
16: Holiday Concert @ Good Samaritan

 

REPERTOIRE:

November 11th Concert

Combined Choir

Processional:
Musick’s Empire by Lloyd Pfautsch
My Spirit Sang All Day by Gerald Finzi
If Music Be The Food Of Lovely David Dickau
The Music of Living by Dan Forrest

Symphonic Choir

Sing As One by Jonny Priano
Sing To Me by Andrea Ramsey

Chamber Choir

Commission by Robert Maggio
Sing Joyfully Unto God by William Byrd
Hymn to Saint Cecilia by Benjamin Britten

Combined Choir

We Sing by Brian Tate
A Jubilant Song by Norman DelloJoio
You Are The Music by Dan Forrest

Alumni Choir

How Can I Keep From Singing arr. Russell Robinson
I’m Gonna Sing Till The Spirit Moves in My Heart by Moses Hogan
Sing Me To Heaven by Daniel Gawthrop

Christmas Concert

Chamber Choir

Puer Natus in Bethlehem arr. Snyder from Balcony (two handbells)

Combined Entrance

Once in David’s Royal City arr. Van

Combined Processional w/Audience

Christmas Processional with Adeste Fidelis
Christmas Cantata by Pinkham
1. Quemvidistis, pastores?
2. O Magnum mysterium
3. Gloria in excelsis Deo

BRASS/ORGAN piece
Chamber Choir

Hodie Christus Natus Es by Willan
Away in a Manger by Gjeilo
The Holly and the Ivy by Gjeilo

BRASS/ORGAN pieces
Combined Choir

Angels We Have Heard On High by Wachner
Ave Maria by Franz Biebl
The Light of Christmas Morn by Bauder
We Wish You A Merry Christmas arr. WIllcocks

Encore: Silent Night arr. Hynson