Past Concerts

2016-2017

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Thursday, April 20, 2017

 


2015-2016

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Saturday, April 30, 2016


2014-2015

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Sunday, November 2, 2014

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Saturday, April 18, 2015


2013-2014

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Friday, December 20, 2013

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Saturday, April 26, 2014


2012-2013

British InvasionSunday, October 7, 2012

Sunday, December 16. 2012

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Thursday, April 18, 2013


2011-2012

Candlelight & CarolsSunday, October 23, 2011
Misa Criolla—Ramirez
Heaven & Earth: Mass on the Celtic Journey (Concert Version)—Allaway

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Sunday, January 29, 2012

Thursday, March 22, 2012 (performed in May 2012)


2010-2011Stabat Mater poster

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Monday, December 20, 2010

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Saturday, May 14, 2011


2009-2010

Sunday, September 27, 2009
Mass in C Major, op. 86—Beethoven
Cantata: Nun danket alle Gott—Bach

Saturday, December 19, 2009

Friday, April 23 and Saturday, April 24, 2010

 

Star Spangled Banner—John Stafford Smith/Francis Scott Key
Mass in Time of War “Paukenmesse”—Joseph Haydn
I Vow To Thee, My Country—Gustav Holst
Workin’ for the Dawn of Peace—arr. Ron Jeffers
For the Fallen—Eleanor Daley
Johnny Has Gone For a Soldier—arr. René Clausen
Soldier, Won’t You Marry Me? from Love Songs for Spring Time—Paul Halley
Flanders Fields—Paul A. Aitken
In Remembrance from RequiemEleanor Daley
The Wind that Shakes the Barley—arr. Laurie Betts
Eternal Father, Strong to Save—John B. Dykes/ William Whiting, arr. Dan Forrest

Featuring readings of veterans letters by Patricia Johnson, Peter Butler, Cadet Brianna Shopp, and Melvin Hoffman.

Amahl and the Night Visitors—opera by Gian-Carlo Menotti
Jonah Southwick, Amahl; Lindsay Burrough, His Mother; Gregory Brumfield, Balthazar; Mason Cooper, Melchior; Joseph Battrick, Kaspar; Blair Bowmer, Page
Oba Ti De (Here Comes the King)—arr. Jeffery L. Ames
Sweet Little Jesus Boy—Robert MacGimsey, arr. Larry Nickel
Ding Dong! Merrily on High—arr. Stephen Mager
There Is No Rose—René Clausen
He is Born!—arr. Dan Forrest
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly—arr. John Leavitt
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks—Craig Courtney
Three Settings of Christmas Spirituals: “Rise Up, Shepherd, and Follow,” “Go Tell It On The Mountain,” “The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy,” soloist: Gregory Brumfield —arr. Mark Hayes
Away in a Manger—arr. Neil Harmon
Go Where I Send Thee—arr. André Thomas
O Holy Night—arr. René Clausen

Collaborative concert with Oregon State University Music, featuring the OSU Wind Ensemble (Christopher Chapman, conductor), OSU Bella Voce (Sandra Babb, director), the OSU Chamber Choir (Steven Zielke, director), and the Corvallis Repertory Singers (Steven Zielke, artistic director)
Soloists: Amy Hansen, soprano; Nicolai Strommer, baritone

Soloists:
Coral Walterman, soprano
Angela Niederloh, mezzo-soprano
Nicholas Larson, tenor
Nickoli Strommer, bass

In collaboration with the Corvallis-OSU Symphony and OSU Chamber Choir.

Christmas Oratorio, Part 1—J. S. Bach, soloists: Melissa Simpson, soprano; Megan Sand, mezzo-soprano; Charles Gidley, tenor; Mason Cooper, baritone
Lux Aeterna—Morten Lauridsen
Exultate, Jubilate—W. A. Mozart, Melissa Simpson, soprano
For Unto Us a Child is Born (from Messiah, Part 1)—G. F. Handel
Sing We Now of Christmas—arr. Fred Prentice
Maria Walks Amid the Thorn—arr. Ron Jeffers
Wassail Song—arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams
The First Nowell—arr. Mack Wilberg
O Come, All Ye Faithful—arr. Dan Forrest
O Holy Night—arr. René Clausen

Requiem—Maurice Duruflé: Allison Knotts, mezzo-soprano; Kevin Helppie, baritone; Bob Thompson, organ
Requiem for the Living—Dan Forrest: Melissa Simpson, soprano; Nicholas Larson, tenor

If Music be the Food of Love—Jean Belmont
Serenade to Music—Ralph Vaughan Williams
She Will Make the Face of Heaven Shine—Rob Redei
O Mistress Mine—Matthew Harris
When Daffodils Begin to Peer—Matthew Harris
Three Shakespeare Songs—Ralph Vaughan Williams
Three Settings of It Was a Lover and His Lass—Mathew Harris, John Rutter, P.D.Q. Bach/Schickele, from Liebeslieder Polkas
Excerpts from Something Rotten!: “God, I Hate Shakespeare,” “Will Power,” “Hard to Be the Bard,” “We See the Light.”
If Music be the Food of Love—David Dickau

Featuring David Ogden Stiers performing
an excerpt from The Merchant of Venice, Sonnet #18, Sonnet #17
—William Shakespeare

Lobet Den Herrn, alle Heiden, BWV 230—J.S. Bach
Jesu, der du meine Seele, no. 78—J.S. Bach, soloists: Melissa Simpson, soprano; Allison Knotts, mezzo-soprano; Nicholas Larson, tenor; Daniel Fridley, bass
Come Away to the Skies: A High Lonesome Bluegrass Mass—Tim Sharp & Wes Ramsay, soloists: Will McLean, tenor; Alec Chase, tenor; Tyler Wilson, tenor; Paul Pritchard, baritone, Peter Butler, baritone

Messiah, Part I—G. F. Handel, soloists: Nicholas Larson, tenor; Daniel Fridley, bass-baritone; allison Knotts, mezzo-soprano; Melissa Simpson, soprano; Gale Hazel, mezzo-soprano, Patty Gerig, soprano
Gaudete—Craig Kingsbury, soloists: Alison Duever, soprano; Larissa Zens, alto; Tyler Wilson, tenor; Cole Haole-Valenzuela, baritone
Adam Lay Ybounden—arr. Ian Loeppky
Away in a Manger—arr. Neil Harmon, Christina Brown, oboe, Jeffrey Parsons, harp
In the Bleak Midwinter—arr. Abbie Bentinis
He Is Born!—arr. Dan Forrest
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks—arr. Craig Courtney
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day—arr. Howard Helvey
There Is Faint Music—Dan Forrest
O Holy Night—arr. Rene Clausen

To Be Certain of the Dawn—Stephen Paulus, with the Corvallis-OSU Symphony Orchestra and OSU Chamber Choir

Gilbert & Sullivan – (Concert Version)
Pirate King: Gregory Zielke; Frederic: Nicholas Larson; Major-General: Brice Cloyd; Mabel: Melissa Simpson; Ruth: Anne Hubble; Sergeant of Police: Daniel Fridley; Samuel: Paul Pritchard; Edith: Megan Sand; Kate: Aubrey Patterson; Narrator: Charlotte Headrick

Concerto No. 4 in F minor, “Winter” from the Four Seasons—Vivaldi, Jessica Lambert, violin soloist
Gloria—Vivaldi, soloists: Melissa Simpson, Julie Cherry, sopranos; Karen Drouhard, Allison Knotts, mezzo-sopranos
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen—M. Praetorius
Fantasia on Christmas Carols—Ralph Vaughan Williams, soloist: Kevin Helppie, baritone
Maria Walks Amid the Thorn—arr. Ron Jeffers
Ding Dong! Merrily on High—arr. Stephen Mager
Jesus Christ the Apple Tree—Eleanor Daley, soloist: Melissa Simpson, soprano
Sweet Little Jesus Boy—Robert MacGimsey, arr. Larry Nickel, soloist: Gale Hazel, mezzo-soprano
The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy—arr. André J. Thomas, Robert Brudvig and Claire Hogan, percussion
What sweeter music—John Rutter
Angels We Have Heard on High—arr. Mack Wilberg, soloist: Patty Gerig, soprano

Zigeunerleben (Gypsy Life), Op. 29, no. 2—Schumann, soloists: Julie Cherry, soprano; Allison Knotts, mezzo-soprano; Nicholas Larson, tenor; Tim Brassfield, baritone
Der Abend (Evening), Op. 64, no. 2—Brahms
Der Tanz (The Dance), D. 826—Schubert
Ein Deutsches Requiem, Op. 45—Brahms, soloists: Kevin Helppie, baritone; Janet Hackett, soprano

Toward the Unknown Region—Ralph Vaughan Williams
The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace—Karl Jenkins, soloists: Megan Sand, soprano; Allison Knotts, alto; Bryce Tomlin, tenor; Daniel Fridley, bass; Khaled Zaki, muezzin

Missa brevis in F—Haydn at 18
Christ lag in Todesbanden—Bach at 22
Missa Solemnis in C minor—K 139, Mozart at 12


Hodie – A Cantata for Christmas—Ralph Vaughan Williams
Gloria Fanfare—Jeffery L. Ames
Wexford Carol—arr. Dale Warland
Ding! Dong! Merrily on High—Stephen Mager
There is No Rose—René Clausen
Mary Had A Baby—William L. Dawson
Noel—Todd Smith
O Come, All Ye Faithful—arr. Dan Forrest

From Pirates of Penzance—Gilbert and Sullivan
With Cat-like Tread, Paul Pritchard with chorus
Poor Wand’ring One, Anna Rikli with chorus
The Beatles—words and music by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Eleanor Rigby, solo Brice Cloyd
Yesterday, solo Julie Cherry
Back in the USSR, solo Nicholas Larson
From Phantom of the Opera— Andrew Lloyd Webber
All I ask of you, solo Jeffrey Larkin
MLK— U2(Bono)
solo Joseph Battrick
Somebody to Love—Queen
solos Anna Rikli, Lauren Bryan
ENCORE: Somebody Like You—Adele
Karen Drouhard and Aubrey Peterson

The Glory of the English Church Repertoire

O Clap Your Hands—Vaughan Williams
Hear My Prayer—Purcell
Agnus Dei— Morley
The King Shall Rejoice—Handel (Coronation Anthem No. 2)
Song for Athene—Tavener, Well-loved since 1997 funeral of Princess Diana, First performed by Corvallis Repertory Singers after the tragedy of Sept. 11, 2001
 The Lord is My Shepherd—John Rutter (from Requiem), with organ and oboe
I Was Glad—Hubert Parry

Carmen—Georges Bizet
Norma—Vincenzo Bellini
La Traviata—Giuseppe Verdi
La Forza del Destino—Verdi
Nabucco—Verdi
Il Trovatore—Verdi
Naughty Marietta—Victor Herbert
The Enchantress—Herbert
Wonderful Town—Leonard Bernstein
Candide—Bernstein
Trouble in Tahiti—Bernstein
West Side Story—Bernstein
The Tender Land—Aaron Copland


Messiah, Part 1—G. F. Handel
Ave Maria—Gaetano Donizetti
Carols Old and New
Domaredansen—arr. Drew Collins
People, Look East—arr. Drew Collins
Ding! Dong! Merrily on High—arr. Howard Helvey
Noel—Todd Smith
O Holy Night—Adolphe Adam

Songs of Nature—Dvorák
Four Quartets—Brahms
1. O lovely night!
2. Late Autumn
3. Evening Song
4. Why?
Mid-Winter Songs—Lauridsen
1. Lament for Pasiphae
2. Like Snow
3. She Tells Her Love While Half Asleep
4. Mid-Winter Waking
5. Intercession in Late October
Stars – from Three Nocturnes—Dan Forrest
Water under Snow is Weary—Harri Wessman
Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind—John Rutter
Shakespeare Songs, Book IV, No. 3—Matthew Harris

There’s No Business Like Show Business—Irving Berlin
Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off—George & Ira Gershwin
Blue Skies—Rodgers & Hart
Good Mornin’—Nacio Brown & Arthur Freed
The Way you Look Tonight—Jerome Kern
“The Big Three”—George M. Cohan
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered—Rodgers & Hart
I Could Write a Book—Rodgers & Hart
Anything Goes—Cole Porter
I’ve Got Rhythm—George & Ira Gershwin
Once in Love with Amy—Frank Loesser
You’ll Never Walk Alone—Rodgers & Hammerstein
Feeling Good—Leslie Bricusse & Anthony Newley
Cheek to Cheek—Irving Berlin
For Me and My Gal—George Meyer, Edgar Leslie & Ray Goetz
Did I Remember?—Walter Donaldson & Harold Adamson
The Lady is a Tramp/The Gentleman is a Dope—Rodgers & Hart
It’s De-Lovely—Cole Porter
Lida Rose—Meredith Wilson
Pick-a-little/Goodnight Ladies—Meredith Wilson
They Can’t Take That Away from Me—George & Ira Gershwin

The Feast
Hors D’oeuvres – Cantemus!—Bárdos Lajos
SaladeIf music be the food of love—Jean Belmont
Sure on the shining night—Samuel Barber
VerduraVolkslieder—Béla Bartók
French choruses from The Lark—Leonard Bernstein
Hallelujah—Ludwig von Beethoven
Entree Rejoice in the Lamb—Benjamin Britten
Komm, Jesu, komm —Johann Sebastian Bach
Schaffe in mir Gott ein rein Herz, Op.29, No. 2—Johannes Brahms
DolciSacramento Sis-Joe—Jackson Berkey
I hear a Voice a’Prayin’—Houston Bright
Turn the World Around—Harry Belafonte


Vesperae solennes de confessore, K 339—W.A. Mozart
In the Bleak Midwinter—J. Edmund Hughes
Te Deum—John Rutter
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day—John Gardner
There is No Rose—René Clausen
Ding, Dong! Merrily on High—G.R. Woodward
Sweet Little Jesus Boy—Robert MacGimsey
Here’s a Pretty Little Baby—André Thomas

Stabat Mater—Karl Jenkins
1. Canticus Lacrimosus
2. Incantation
3. Vidit Jesum in tormentis
4. Lament
5. Sancta Mater
6. Now my life is only weeping
7. And the Mother did weep
8. Virgo viginum praeclara
9. Are you lost out in darkness?
10. Ave verum
11. Fac, ut portem Christi mortem
12. Paradisi Gloria

Hairspray—Marc Shaiman/Scott Wittman
Light in the Piazza—Adam Guettel
Avenue Q—Robert Lopez/Jeff Marx
Wicked—Stephen Schwartz
Thoroughly Modern Millie—Dick Scanlan/Jeanine Tesori/Sammy Cohen/James Van Heusen
Spamalot—Eric Idle/John du Prez
Spring Awakening—Duncan Sheik/Steven Sater
Memphis—David Bryan/Joe diPietro

Midnight Mass—Charpentier
Regina Coel— Mozart
Sussex Carol—arr. Willcocks
Maria durch ein Dornwald ging—arr. Jeffers
He is Born—arr. Dicie
Joseph Dearest, Joseph Mine—Facer
A Suite of Carols—arr. Townsend
Go Where I Send Thee—arr. Thomas
O Holy Night, Adam—arr. Clausen

Side by Side—Woods
Smile—Chaplin
Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?—Gorney
Easy Street—Strouse
I Believe in You—Loesser
I Believe—Sheik
Gee, Officer Krupke—Bernstein
Somewhere That’s Green—Menken
Skid Row (Downtown)—Menken
You’ll Never Walk Alone—Rodgers
Seasons of Love—Larson
What Do You Do with a BA in English?—Lopez
It Sucks to Be Me—Lopez
Why Don’t You Do Right?—McCoy
So What?—Kander
Happy Days are Here Again—Ager
For Good—Schwartz
Seize the Day—Menken
Do You Hear the People Sing?—Schönberg


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