WVC Repertoire

Repertoire performed by the West Village Chorale under the direction of Gwen Gould from 1971-1998:

(list in preparation)

  • Anerio, Giovanni Francesco: Cantate Domino
  • Bach, J.S.:
    • Aria: “Der alte Drache” G.L. Nair, bass
    • Cantata #4
    • Cantata #78
    • Cantata #79
    • Cantata #140
    • Chorale “Nun Danket Alle Gott”
    • Magnificat
  • Beethoven: Sonata #18 in E-flat Major, Simone Dinnerstein (age 15)
  • Bernstein:
    • Chichester Psalms
    • Gloria Tibi from MASS
  • Beveridge, Thomas: Yizkor Requiem, Alberto Mizrahi, cantor (sung at Merkin Hall, NYC)
  • Brahms, Johannes:
    • Four Songs for Women’s Voices, Op. 17
    • Liebeslieder Waltzes
    • Zigeunerlieder
  • Britten, Benjamin:
    • A Ceremony of Carols
    • Rejoice in the Lamb
    • St. Nicolas Cantata, with the American Boychoir
  • Buxtehude, Deitrich:
    • Cantata “Also Hat Gott die Welt Geliebet”
    • Cantata “Befiehl dem Engel, dass er komm”
  • Byrd, William:
    • Ave Verum
    • Mass for Four Voices
  • Charpentier: Mass for Midnight Christmas Eve, with the Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
  • Copland, Aaron: Old American Songs
  • Daquin, Louis-Claude: Noel IV, Linda Clark, organ
  • De Cormier, Robert:
    • Revolutionalry Portrait
    • Spiritual Suite (World Premiere), Pamela Warrick-Smith, alto
  • De Monti, Philip: Missa Sancta Anna
  • Distler, Hugo: The Christmas Story
  • Gregorian Magnificat
  • Handel, George Frederick:
    • Concerto for Organ, Op.4, IV, Linda Clark, organ
    • Coronation Anthems
    • Lord Nelson Mass
    • Mass in Time of War
    • St. Cecelia Mass
  • Hilse, Walter: Two Pieces for Organ: Meditation, In Memoriam: Duke Ellington (performed by the composer)
  • Kaplan, Abe: Halleluya, Praise the Lord, from The Glorious Album
  • Kodaly:
    • Four Madrigals for women’s voices
    • Laudes Organi, Leonard Raver, organist
  • Levine, Elliot Z.: Ashrey Hagafrur
  • Martini, Giambattista: Toccata in D, Louis Fletcher, trumpet
  • McBride, Eugene: Kaire (World Premiere)
  • Mendelssohn: Motet: Aus Tiefer Not
  • Mozart:
    • Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, Simone Dinnerstein, piano
    • Ave verum
    • Requiem
    • Solemn Vespers
    • Coronation Mass
  • Orff: Carmina Burana
  • Pachelbel, Johann: Canon in D
  • Pergolesi, Giovanni Battists:
    • Magnificat
    • Stabat Mater
  • Praetorius, Michael: Wie Schon
  • Purcell, Henry: Christmas Anthem
  • Rossini, : Petite Messe Solonnelle
  • Scarlatti, Alessandro: Exultate Deo
  • Schubert: Mass in G
  • Sweelinck, Jan Piertszoon: “Hodie Christus Natus Est”
  • Telemann, Georg Phillip: Cantata “Erquicktes Herz sei voller Freude,” John Kordel-Juliano, bass
  • Three Rags for Xylophone & Piano, Kory Grossman, percussion, Elena Belli, piano
  • Tomasi, Henri: “Variations Gregoriennes.” Louis Fletcher, trumpet
  • Torelli, Giuseppe: Concerto in D, Louis Fletcher, trumpet
  • Vaughan Williams:
    • Dona Nobis Pacem
    • Hodie
    • Sea Songs
    • Five Mystical Songs
  • Victoria, Tomas Luis d: “O magnum mysterium”
  • Vivaldi, Antonio:
    • Gloria
    • Magnificat
    • Violin Concerto in B Minor, Bruce Berg, violin
  • Ward, Michael:
    • In the New Creation
    • Songs for a City
    • The Star Spangled Banner (sung at a NY Knicks game at Madison Square Garden)
  • Weber, Sol: Unified Field Theory

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