Choral Offerings
THE CHOIR
The Choir at Westminster sings every Sunday and at special services throughout the year, except during the summer. The choir sings a wide variety of choral music, ranging from baroque, classical and English-[style anthems all the way to spirituals and traditional gospel.  Choir rehearsal is at 7:30 every Thursday night. You are always welcome to join us!                    -Tom

 

2019 CHORAL OFFERINGS
Westminster Church of Peoria
Presbyterian Church (USA)

 

The Feast of the Epiphany through Easter IV (2019)

6 January 2019  (The Feast of the Epiphany)
          Randall Thompson:  Choose Something Like A Star

 

13 January  (The Baptism of our Lord)
          William H. Harris:  Come Down, O Love Divine

 

20 January  (Epiphany II)
          Felix Mendelssohn: There Shall A Star Come Forth from Jacob

 

27 January  (Epiphany III)
          Ludwig van Beethoven:  The Heavens Are Telling

 

3 February  (Epiphany IV)
          Jane Marshall: Blessed Is the Man

 

10 February (Epiphany V)
          David McKay Williams:  In the Year That King Uzziah Died

 

17 February (Epiphany VI)
          Paul Halley:  Sound Over All Waters  (Alencia Norris, soloist)

 

24 February (Epiphany VII)
          Franz Schubert:  Kyrie  (from Mass in G)

 

3 March (Feast of the Transfiguration)
          Anthony Piccolo:  O Come Let Us Sing
Elizabeth Poston:  Laudate Dominum

 

6 March (Ash Wednesday)
          Paul Manz:  Our of the Deep
Michael Wise:  The Ways of Zion Do Mourn

 

10 March (Lent I)
          Gabriel Fauré:  Introit and Kyrie  (Requiem)

 

17 March (Lent II)
          Frances Alitsen: The Lord Is My Light and My Salvation

 

24 March (Lent III)
          Maurice Greene:  Lord, Let Me Know Mine End

 

31 March (Lent IV)
          Michael Head:  Blessed Is He

 

7 April  (Lent V)
          Gabriel Fauré:  Offertorium  (Requiem)

 

14 April (Lent VI)
          Harold Friedell:  The Way to Jerusalem
Gabriel Fauré:  Sanctus

 

18 April  (Maundy Thursday)
          Richard Shephard:  Jesu Dulcis Memoria
Henry Purcell: Thou Knowest Lord
S.S. Wesley:  Wash Me Thoroughly

 

          After services:  Fauré:  Requiem (with orchestra)

 

21 April  (Easter)
          Randall Thompson:  Alleluia
Harold Friedell:  This Is the Day
Gabriel Fauré:  Cantique de Jean Racine

 

28 April  (Easter II)
          G.F. Handel:  I Know that My Redeemer Liveth

 

5 May (Easter III)
          Daniel Gawthrop:  Jericho!

 

12 May  (Easter IV)
          William Mathias:  As Truly As God Is Our Father

         

 

 

Thanks for visiting our site.
Tom Clark-Jones, choirmaster

 

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Westminster Church of Peoria
The Rev. Denise M. Clark-Jones, B.A., M.S., M.Div., Pastor
Thomas Clark-Jones, Mus.B., M.A., Organist-Choirmaster

Anthems listed are sung at the ten o’clock service each Sunday.
Visitors and guests are always welcome.

The Westminster Pipe Organ
built by Visser-Rowland, Houston, TX.  1989   (III/42)
maintained exclusively by John-Paul Buzard Organ Builders, Champaign, IL