The Western Oregon University Concert Choir is a non-audition ensemble that studies and performs a wide variety of music including traditional choral repertoire, jazz, pop and folk music. The Concert Choir performs a major concert at the end of each term. The choir has toured within the Pacific Northwest region and overseas (2020 Amsterdam, Antwerp, and Ghent for the 11th World Choir Games)! Click here for 2020 tour information.
Director: Dr. James Reddan
Contact Dr. Reddan! email@example.com | 503-838-8802
Tuesday-Thursday 12:30-1:50 in Smith Recital Hall (SH 121)
Past and Current Repertoire
Fall 2019: The Moon is Distant from the Sea (Childs); Brightest and Best (Kirchner); Ogo Ni Fun Oluwa (Powell); The Storm is Passing Over (Baker); Little Drummer Boy (Hayes); Gloria (Trotta); Shalom Chaverim (Traditional); Silent Night (arr. Gregorio)
Spring 2019: Zions Walls (Copland); It Takes a Village (Szymko); Three Madrigals (Diemer); Ride On, King Jesus (Hogan); Phatasie für Pianoforte, Chor und Orchester (“Choral Fantasy), Op. 80 (Beethoven)
Winter 2019: Don’t Bend Down (Hatfield); Inflammatus (from Stabat Mater/Rossini); Kuimba Nafsi Yangu (Narverud); I Carry Your Heart with Me (Trotta); Russian Picnic (Enders)
Fall 2018: Thosotsholoza (Ames); Still, Still, Still (Luboff); Sanctus (from Missa Solemnis KV139/Mozart); Sure on this Shining Night (Lauridsen); Make Our Garden Grow (from Candide/Bernstein); Shalom Chaverim (Traditional); Silent Night (arr. Gregorio)
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