The Choir of Saint Thomas Church Today at 7 pm

The Choir of Saint Thomas Church Today at 7 pm

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The magnificent choir of Saint Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue, New York will bring our 40th anniversary season to a festive ending.

The professional choir consisting of 23 boys and 12 men will be bringing their beautiful music to Greene Memorial Church this evening–Wednesday evening 20 April at 7pm.

Following the concert there is a Meet-the-Artists reception in the Welcome Center to which all are invited.

This choir has sung and recorded with a number of famous artists including the celebrated Placido Domingo.

 

Parking is available at the following:

Greene Memorial lot across Luck Avenue

Verizon Parking Lot: $2.00 after 4:00pm

Oakey’s Parking lot, 318 Church Avenue, SW

First Christian Church Parking lot, both on the left and right of the church building

Parking Garage on Church Avenue: 4-9:00pm is $3.00

Street parking as marked

 

The Choir of Saint Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue, New York City

Program

The ‘Leroy’ Kyrie   John Taverner    (1490-1545)

 Libera nos, salva nos  John Sheppard (1515-1558)

Civitas sancti tui   William Byrd   (c. 1540-1623)

Ave Maria Robert Parsons  (1535-1572)

Organ solo: Allein Gott in der Höh sei Her, BWV 662 Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Komm, Jesu, komm, BWV 229 Johann Sebastian Bach

Mass for Double Choir Frank Martin (1890-1974)

Kyrie    

Sanctus and Benedictus

Agnus Dei

Organ solo: Final from Symphonie III in F-sharp minor, Op. 28 Louis Vierne  (1870-1937)

Greater love hath no man John Ireland  (1914-1992)

Behold, O God our defender John Scott  (1956-2015)

The Twelve William Walton (1902-1983)