Repertoire

Waldemar Åhlén, “Sommarpsalm”
Albertus de Paris, “Congaudeant Catholici”
arr. Jeffery L. Ames, “I’ve Been in the Storm So Long”
arr. William Averitt, “Star in the East”
J.S. Bach, Jesu, meine Freude
J.S. Bach conceived by Edwin London, “Bach (Again): Come Sweet Death”
P.D.Q. Bach, Art of the Ground Round
Edward Bairstow, “Let all mortal flesh keep silence”
Lajos Bárdos, “Libera Me”
Samuel Barber, “The Coolin”
Samuel Barber, “Easter Chorale”
Samuel Barber, “Let down the bars, O Death”
Eric Barnum, “The Sounding Sea”
John Bartlet, “Of all the birds that I do know”
Thomas Bennet, “Weep, o mine eyes”
Jackson Berkey, “God Be In My Head”
Abbie Betinis, “Be like the bird”
Abbie Betinis, Carmina mei cordis
Abbie Betinis, “Jerusalem Luminosa”
Abbie Betinis, “Long Time Trav’ling”
Abbie Betinis, “Song of the Pines”
William Billings, “Euroclydon”
William Billings, “I Am the Rose of Sharon”
William Billings, “Jordan”
John Blitheman, “In Pace”
Johannes Brahms, “In stiller Nacht”
Johannes Brahms, “Letztes Glück”
Johannes Brahms, “Rosmarin”
Johannes Brahms, “Verlorene Jugend”
Benjamin Britten, “Advance Democracy”
Benjamin Britten, Hymn to St. Cecilia
Anton Bruckner, “Locus Iste”
Anton Bruckner, “Os justi”
Harry T. Burleigh, “Deep River”
William Byrd, “Ave verum Corpus”
William Byrd, “This sweet and merry month of May”
Thomas Campion, “Never weather-beaten Saile”
Pablo Casals, “Nigra Sum”
Pablo Casals, “O Vos Omnes”
Pierre Certon, “C’est trop parlé de Bacchus”
arr. Edward T. Chapman, “The Three Ravens”
Bob Chilcott, “Love”
John Chorbajian, “Loveliest of Trees”
Paul J. Christiansen, “My Song in the Night”
Jussi Chydenius, “I am the great sun”
Aaron Copland, Four Motets
David Conte, “O magnum mysterium”
arr. Bill Cutter, “A brisk young sailor”
Malcolm Dalglish, “Great Trees”
arr. William L. Dawson, “In His Care-O”
Claude Debussy, Trois Chansons de Charles d’Orléans
David Del Tredici, “Acrostic Song”
Ananias Dickinson, arr. Richard Bjella, “Idumea”
Jonathan Dove, “The Three Kings”
Edmund Dumas, “Long Time Traveler”
Samuel Hernández Dumenigo, “Padre Nuestro”
Maurice Duruflé, Quatre motets sur des thèmes grégoriens
Antonin Dvorak, “Going Home”
Edward Elgar, “My love dwelt in a northern land”
arr. James Erb, “Shenandoah”
Antonio Estévez, “Mata del Anima Sola”
John Farmer, “Fair Phyllis I Saw”
Gabriel Fauré, “Madrigal”
Gerald Finzi, “My Spirit Sang All Day”
Frode Fjellheim, “Eatnemen Vuelie”
Jean Belmont Ford, “If Music Be the Food of Love”
Stephen Foster arr. Patrick Ressler, “Hard Times Come Again No More” [arranged for the Chestnut Street Singers]
Thomas Fredrickson, “Such a pretty bird”
George and Ira Gershwin, “Love Is Here To Stay”
Jacob Carlo Gesualdo, “Tenebrae Factae Sunt”
Orlando Gibbons, “The Silver Swan”
arr. Nina Gilbert, “We Will Walk With Mother and Mourn”
Ola Gjeilo, “Northern Lights”
Ola Gjeilo, “Serenity (O magnum mysterium)”
Ola Gjeilo, “Unicornis Captivatur”
Daniel Goldschmidt, “Haiku By Basho”
Henryk Górecki, Szeroka Woda
Alberto Grau, “Kasar mie la gaji”
Thomas Greaves, “Come away, sweet love”
Sydney Guillaume, “Twa Tanbou”
William Henry Harris, “Faire is the Heaven”
John B Hedges, Landis Settings [composed for the Chestnut Street Singers]
Blake R. Henson, “Dream of Heaven”
Blake R. Henson, “O Vos Omnes”
Paul Hindemith, “Frauenklage” and “Wahre Liebe” from Five Songs on Old Texts
Gustav Holst, “I sowed the seeds of love,” “The Song of the Blacksmith,” and “I love my love” from Six Choral Folk Songs
arr. Moses Hogan, “The Battle of Jericho”
Gustav Holst, “O Lady Leave That Silken Thread”
Sarah Hopkins, “Past Live Melodies”
William Horsley, “Come gentle zephyr”
Herbert Howells, “Here is the Little Door”
Ivan Hrušovský, “Rytmus”
arr. Matti Hyokki, “On suuri sun rantas autius”
Gabriel Jackson, “A ship with unfurled sails”
Gabriel Jackson, “To Morning”
Clément Janequin, “Au joly jeu”
Clément Janequin, “La Guerre”
Clément Janequin, “Le Chant des Oyseaux”
Lester Jenks [Harvey B. Gaul], “A Ballad of Tree-Toads”
Josquin des Prez, “El Grillo”
Josquin des Prez, “Nymphes des Bois”
George Kirbye, “Farewell, False Love”
George Kirbye, “The Tyrant Love”
Zoltán Kodály, “Jesus and the Traders”
Zoltán Kodály, “Mátrai képek”
Zoltán Kodály, “Norvég leányok”
arr. Aldo Kumar, “Dajte, dajte”
Kinley Lange, “Esto Les Digo”
Orlando di Lasso, “Justorum animae”
Roland de Lassus, “Matona Mia Cara”
Morten Lauridsen, Madrigali
Morten Lauridsen, “O Nata Lux”
Kenneth Leighton, “Lulla, lulla, thou little tiny child”
Kenneth Leighton, “Madrigal” from Six Elizabethan Lyrics
John Lennon and Paul McCartney, “Can’t Buy Me Love”
Nils Lindberg, “Shall I Compare Thee To A Summer’s Day?”
David Ludwig, “The New Colossus”
James MacMillan, “The Gallant Weaver”
Guillaume de Machaut arr. Jordan Rock, “Douce Dame Jolie” [arranged for the Chestnut Street Singers]
Miguel Matamoros arr. Conrado Monier, “Lágrimas Negras”
Michael McGlynn, “Dúlamán”
Loreena McKennitt arr. Jon Washburn, “Tango to Evora”
Darmon Meader, “Shenandoah”
Kirke Mechem, “The Caged Bird”
Felix Mendelssohn, “Die Nachtigall”
Olivier Messiaen, “O sacrum convivium!”
Claudio Monteverdi, “Ecco mormorar l’onde”
J. David Moore, “There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground”
Thomas Morley arr. John Leavitt, “Fyer, fyer!”
Thomas Morley, “Sing we and chant it”
Jean Mouton, “Nesciens mater”
Jordan Nobles, “Lux Antiqua”
Knut Nystedt, “Cry Out and Shout”
Knut Nystedt, “Lobet den Herrn”
György Orbán, “Daemon Irrepit Callidus”
arr. Karol Pahor, “Pa se sliš’”
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, “Sicut cervus”
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, “Videntes stellam Magi”
arr. Alice Parker, “Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye”
arr. Alice Parker and Robert Shaw, “Sometimes I Feel”
Arvo Pärt, “Da Pacem Domine”
Arvo Pärt, “Bogoróditse Djévo”
Stephen Paulus, “Hymn to the Eternal Flame”
Robert Lucas Pearsall, “Lay A Garland”
Scott Perkins, “The Stolen Child”
Francis Poulenc, “C’est la petit’ fill’ du prince”
Francis Poulenc, “Tristis est Anima mea”
Francis Poulenc, “Vinea mea electa”
Michael Praetorius and Jan Sandström, “Est ist ein Ros entsprungen”
Henry Purcell, “I gave her cakes” and “Tom making a manteau” from Come Let Us Drink
Sergei Rachmaninoff, “Choral Concerto”
Einojuhani Rautavaara, “Lähtö”
Maurice Ravel, “Trois Chansons”
Jordan Rock, “The Lake Isle of Innisfree” [composed for the Chestnut Street Singers]
Hildigunnur Runarsdottir, “Syngur sumarregn”
Robert Schumann, “Ungewisses Licht”
Heinrich Schütz, “Selig sind die Toten”
Stanford Scriven, “This Is The Day”
Joshua Shank, Two Songs of Release
Robert Shaw and Alice Parker, “I Got Shoes”
George Shearing, Music to Hear
Naomi Shemer, “Yerushalayim Shel Zahav”
Manning Sherwin, arr. Gene Puerling, “A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square”
arr. Peter Sozio, “El Yivneh HaGalil”
Williametta Spencer, “At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners”
Charles Villiers Stanford, “Beati quorum via”
Charles Villiers Stanford, “The Blue Bird”
Philip Stopford, “Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day”
Z. Randall Stroope, “I Am Not Yours”
Jan Pieters Sweelinck, “Hodie Christus natus est”
Thomas Tallis, “If ye love me”
Thomas Tallis, “O Nata Lux”
Thomas Tallis, Psalm Tunes for Archbishop Parker’s Psalter
Thomas Tallis, “Te lucis ante terminum”
John Tavener, “The Lamb”
John Tavener, “Village Wedding”
Michael Tippett, “Steal Away” and “Nobody Knows” from A Child of our Time
Thomas Tomkins, “When David Heard”
Veljo Tormis, “Helletused”
Veljo Tormis, selections from Jaanilaulud
Veljo Tormis, Sügismaastikud
Michael John Trotta, “Blow, blow, thou winter wind”
William Walton, “Make we joy now in this fest”
Judith Weir, “Drop down, ye heavens, from above”
Healey Willan, “Rise Up, My Love, My Fair One”
Ralph Vaughan Williams, “Rest”
Ralph Vaughan Williams, “Silence and Music”
arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams, “The spring time of the year”
Ralph Vaughan Williams, “Three Shakespeare Songs”
The Wailin’ Jennys rarr. Jordan Rock, “Long Time Traveler” [rearranged for the Chestnut Street Singers]
William Walker, “Sweet Prospect”
Thomas Weelkes, “Come Sirrah Jack, Ho!”
Eric Whitacre, “A Boy and a Girl”
Eric Whitacre, “Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine”
Eric Whitacre, “With a Lily in Your Hand”
John Wilbye, “Draw on, sweet night”
Healey Willan, “Rise Up, My Love”
Charles Wood, “Hail gladdening light”