2014 Charlotte Lessons & Carols from St. John’s

Listen to the program: 2014 Charlotte Lessons and Carols





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WDAV’s live holiday broadcast returns with a program of beloved carols and holiday music illuminated by scripture readings.

The program this year features the chorus VOX led by David Tang as well as the Davidson College Chorale conducted by Christopher Gilliam, plus the North Carolina Baroque Orchestra, guitarist Robert Teixeira, and organist Andrew Pester playing the magnificent Letourneau instrument in the St. John’s sanctuary.

 

 2014 Program:

O Come All Ye Faithful
Oakley, Wade / Arr. Elliott

Overture in A Minor: i. Overture
Telemann

Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming
Praetorius/ arr. Sandstrom

Et in terra pax, from Gloria in D Major
Lotti

God’s Mother Be
Culloton

Magnificat
Purcell

The Best of Rooms
Thompson

Bring a Torch, Jeanette Isabella
Trad. / Arr. Chapman

While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night
Trad. / Arr. Courtney

For Unto Us, from Messiah
Handel

Estampie natalis
Nelhybel

Joy to the World
Watts, Handel, Mason (arr. Wilberg)