Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 7 PM

Witherspoon Auditorium - Arkansas Tech University

The Community Festival Chorale

Shirley Faulkner, conductor

Scott Arnold, accompanist

"Fiddlin’ Jamboree"
Traditional Folk Songs
Arranged by Linda Spevacek

"Old Dan Tucker"
Traditional Folk Song
Arranged by John Leavitt

"Buffalo Gals"
A Traditional American Minstrel Song
Arranged by John Alexander and Ryan McSweeny
Sandy McGregor & Michael Brickels, soloists

"Shenandoah"
Traditional Folk Song
Arranged by Darmon Meader


The American Mass

Words and music by Ron Kean
Orchestration by John Gerhold

“Kyrie Eleison"
with "Let Us Break Bread Together"
African American spiritual
Carolyn McWilliams, soloist

“Gloria"
with "Come Thou Fount"
Words and Music by Robert Robinson

“Sanctus”
with "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot"
Gladys Birmingham-Norwood, soloist

“Agnus Dei”
with "Shall We Gather at the River"
Words and Music by Reverend Robert Lowry 

 

The Community Festival Chorale

 

Soprano:
Carol Arnold, Caroline Beech, Deanna Flanders
Patti Holman, JoAnn Hutchinson, Barbara Knox
Wendy Loveland, Wanda Malnar
Gladys Birmingham-Norwood
Mary Ellen Reid, Mildred Smith, Sandy Wright

Alto:
Barbara Boeh, Sabra Ferguson, Carol Grimmer
Carolyn McWilliams, Danica Mudrinic
Kelly Standridge, Willie Ann Thomas
Beckie Tyson, Ginnie Tyson, Jo Wise

Tenor:
Dodie Lamb-Roberts, Ben Stevens, Van Tyson

Bass:
Michael Brickels, Michael Cooper
Bill Eaton, Brian Faulkner, Sandy McGregor

Instrumentalists:

“Fiddlin’ Jamboree” & “Old Dan Tucker”
Fiddle - Carling Futterer, Upright Bass - Ryan Carnett

“Buffalo Gals”
Xylophone - Carling Futterer
Piano - Scott Arnold & Brian Faulkner

“American Mass”
Flute - Jenny Hoppert, Oboe - Alexandra Whitlow
Clarinet - Sue Niven, Bassoon - Brent James
French Horn - Skylar Creel, Trumpet - Dick Niven
Percussion - Carling Futterer

 

Special Thanks

 

First Free Will Baptist for providing our rehearsal facilities the first half of the semester - Dick Martin, Gatherings Pastor

Ken Canitz for operating audio equipment.

Gary & Myra Morris of J&B Music for our print music.

Arkansas Tech University Music Department for the use of Witherspoon Auditorium.

The UPS Store for programs and posters.

Arkansas Center for Music Education for providing rehearsal facilities the second half of the semester.