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2017 Hymn Sing List

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OVERGATE HOSPICE CHOIR SILVER JUBILEE SEASON HYMN-SING

including the launch of the Hallelujah for Handel initiative, in which the Choir sings at each 2017 Concert a chorus from Messiah in honour of the 275th anniversary of the work’s performance

Saturday 11 March 2017

7.30 pm

BRIGHOUSE CENTRAL METHODIST CHURCH

Claire Strafford

Alan Horsey

Dr Simon Lindley

1 Who is on the Lord’s side [1921]-  [Rachie]

2 Just as I am, without one plea –  [Saffron Walden]

3 Choir: O my Saviour, lifted –  [Carrharrack – Jonathan Bielby, Organist of Wakefield Cathedral 1970 to 2010]

4 Solo: Claire Strafford Cradle Song – [Norman Strafford, City Organist of Kingston upon Hull until his death in 1956]

5 God is working His purpose out –  [Benson]

6 When morning gilds the skies –  [Laudes Domini]

7 Solo: Claire Strafford Handel – Angels, ever bright and fair

8 My song is love unknown –  [Love unknown]

9 Choir: Panis Angelicus –  Franck/Rutter

10 Battle Hymn of the Republic –  [Donald Hunt – made for the Choir in 1999]

11 All for Jesus, all for Jesus –  [All for Jesus]

INTERVAL

12 Blessed assurance –  [Blessed assurance]

13 Choir: Lift up your heads –  [Handel] – from Messiah

14 Organ Solo [Alan Horsey] –  Harold Greenhill – Allegro marziale

15 Choir: Look to the day  – Rutter

16 Dear Lord and Father of mankind –  [Repton]

17 Solo: Claire Strafford Evening Prayer –  [Matthew, Mark, Luke and John] SL

18 Praise to the holiest in the height –  [Gerontius]

19 God’s Choir  – Ray Overholt – sung in early concerts by the Choir a great favourite of founder-conductor Donald Maxwell-Timmins MBE

20 Guide me, O Thou great Redeemer –  [Cwm Rhondda]

 

 

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