Orchestra Information

 

Rehearsal Schedule 2018

All rehearsals take place at the First Presbyterian Church, 121 W. Ninth St., Michigan City.

Sunday, December 16, 6-9pm Strings Only
Monday, December 17, 7-10pm Full Orchestra
Thursday, 20, 7 – 10 Full Orchestra with Chorus
Saturday, 22, 10:30 – 1:30 DRESS REHEARSAL – with Audience
Sunday, 23, 3 pm CONCERT

Personnel Manager

Morgan Sleeper is the Personnel Manager for Messiah.

Please send your personnel communications to Morgan Sleeper

Glory to God in the highest

Luke ii:14

Program 2018

Chorus Selections in Bold

PART I – THE PROPHECY
1     Overture
2     Comfort ye (tenor)
3     Ev’ry Valley (tenor)
4     And the glory of the Lord (chorus)
5     Thus saith the Lord (bass)
6     But who may abide (alto)
7     And he shall purify (S & chorus)
8     Behold a virgin (alto)
9     O thou that tellest (alto & chorus)
11   The People Who Walked (bass)
12   For unto us (S & chorus)
13   Pastoral Symphony
14   There were Shepherds (S recit)
15   An the Angel (S recit)
16   And Suddenly (S recit)
17   Glory to God (chorus)
18   Rejoice greatly (soprano)
19   Then shall the eyes (A recit)
20   He shall feed his flock (S/A Duet)
21   His yoke is easy (chorus)

PART II – THE CRUCIFICTION
23   He was despised (alto)
24   Surely he has borne our griefs (chorus)
25   And with his stripes (chorus)
26   All we like sheep (S & chorus)
28   He Trusted in God (Chorus)
29   Thy rebuke (tenor)
30   Behold and see (tenor)
33   Lift up your heads (chorus)
40   Why do the nations (bass)
41   Let us break their bounds (chorus)
42  He that dwelleth (tenor recit)
43  Thou shalt break them (tenor)
44  Hallelujah (chorus)

PART III – THE RESURRECTION
45  I know that my redeemer (S)
46  Since by man came death (chorus)
47  Behold, I tell you a mystery (B recit)
48  The trumpet shall sound (bass)
49  Then shall be brought (alto)
50  O, death, where is thy sting (alto/tenor duet)
51  But thanks be to God (chorus)
52  If God be for us (soprano)
53  Worthy is the Lamb (chorus)
53a  Amen (soloists & chorus)