Historic Recording

"A Sacred Concert"

1968-69 CHOIR


"The California Boys' Choir met for its first rehearsal on June 10, 1968. On the 16th of June 1969, this record was made. Within a year a new Boys' Choir of major significance has made its debut."

...from the liner notes


Note: To listen to the entire program uninterrupted click on the "Full Concert" link below. To listen to each selection individually click on the selection title. To download a selection right-click on the "D/L" link and "Save target as..." to your favorite folder.

"Full Concert"

Program

 
1.  O Bone Jesu
 
 

Ingegneri
(1545-1592)

D/L
         
2. Psalm 13, Opus 28
 
 

Johannes Brahms
(1833-1897)

D/L
         
3. A Ceremony of Carols, Opus 28
 
 

Benjamin Britten
(b. 1913)

 
  Processional - Hodie Christus natus est D/L
  Wolcum Yole!     D/L
  There is no rose  

 

D/L

  That yönge child (David Hernandez, alto)

D/L

  Balulalow (Pepito Zegarra, soprano)    

D/L

  As dew in Aprille/This little Babe     D/L
  Spring Carol (Pepito Zegarra, soprano; David Hernandez, alto) D/L
Deo gracias D/L
  Recessional - Hodie Christus natus est

D/L

         

4.

O Praise the Lord All Ye Nations  

Donald Johns

D/L

         
5. Psalm 23, Opus 132
 
 

Franz Schubert
(1797-1828)

D/L
         
6. Psalm 98   Halsey Stevens
(b. 1908)
D/L
         
7. Lift Thine Eyes
Angel Trio from "Elijah"
  Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
(1809-1847)
D/L
         
8. Now All the Woods Are Sleeping   Johann Sebastian Bach
(1685-1750)
D/L
         
9. Cantcle of Praise
(Lobe den Herrn)
  German Chorale Tune
arr. Edward Jurey
D/L
         
10. Our Dear Country German Folktune
arr. Douglas Neslund
D/L
         

11.

Wiegenlied  

Johannes Brahms

D/L
 

Directed by Douglas Neslund

Louetta Powell, piano

 

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Used with permission

 

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