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Chancel Choir Anthems in Date Order 2010-2014

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      These historical pages list past anthems performed by the Chancel Choir of the First Congregational Church of Oshkosh, Wisconsin. All Services are on Sunday morning except as noted.
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Chancel Choir Anthems in Title Order - Chancel Choir Members - Master List of Musicians, Pastors, etc.

| 1980-84 - 1985-89 - 1990-94 - 1995-99 - 2000-04 - 2005-09   || 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 || 2015-19 |

      See the Chancel Choir Anthems in Title Order page for possible links to information about the Composer, Lyricist or Arranger for each title listed below, or the Classical, Broadway, Film and Choral Composers for these and many more names.

(n) = All Chancel Choir members were listed in the Church Service Bulletin
mm-dd-yyyy - ? = I have no copy of this Bulletin (I have a saved copy of the Bulletin for every other date listed)
** = all information is from the copy in the FCC Archives
Joanne Peterson: Chancel Choir Director and Organist


    2014
  1. 12-24-2014 (Wed. 7:30 pm) - Go, Tell it on the Mountain - American folk song arr. John Rutter
          Away in a Manger - English folk song, setting by Susan T. Nelson
  2. 12-21-2014 - Children of Light, Rejoice! - Ken Medema
  3. 12-14-2014 - Magnificat - Dietrich Buxtehude
          violin: Pat Hallquist, Joseph Kerkhoff; cello: Matt Abraham; guest Choir members: Lucas Schulz, Maria Talin, Bridget Duffy-Ulrich, Kristopher Ulrich
  4. 12-07-2014 - Come, Jesus, Holy Son of God - George Friedrich Handel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
  5. 11-30-2014 - Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence - Gustav T. Holst
  6. 11-23-2014 - Summer Ended - Charles Wood
  7. 11-16-2014 - Morning Trumpet, The - B.F. White (Sacred Harp), arr. Robert P. Wetzler
  8. 11-09-2014 - If I Had One Day - James F.D. Martin
  9. 11-02-2014 - Amazing Grace - John Newton, arr. Katherine F. Davis
          Benediction - God Be with You Till We Meet Again (#434 "Chalice Hymnal")
  10. 10-26-2014 - Order My Steps - Glenn Burleigh, arr. Jack Schrader
  11. 10-19-2014 - Do Not Fear - Fred Gramann
  12. 10-12-2014 - Jesus Loves Me - arr. John Ferguson
          piano: Tanya Paulson
  13. 10-05-2014 - St. Francis Prayer - Carolyn Jennings
  14. 09-28-2014
  15. 09-21-2014 - Give Me a Clean Heart - Margaret J. Douroux, arr. Albert Denis Tessier (#182 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
          guest Choir Director: Kelsey Tarbert; organ, piano: Tanya Paulson
  16. 09-14-2014 - Lord, It Belongs Not to My Care - Carl Schalk, Richard Baxter
  17. 09-07-2014 - God Be In My Head - Andrew Carter

  18. 07-27-2014 - Life's Railway to Heaven - Charles Davis Tillman, arr. J. Jefferson Cleveland & Verolga Nix (Summer Choir) (#68 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  19. 06-29-2014 - I Shall Not Be Moved - trad.. arr. J. Jefferson Cleveland & Verolga Nix (Summer Choir) (#35 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  20. 05-25-2014
    05-18-2014 - no anthem
  21. 05-11-2014 - Psalm 86 - Carl S. Nygard, Jr.
  22. 05-04-2014
  23. 04-27-2014
  24. 04-20-2014 - Festival Easter Hymn on 'Grafton' - K. Lee Scott
          Lord of the Dance - arr. Sir David Valentine Willcocks (#31, p.138 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
          Benediction - The Lord Bless You and Keep You - Peter C. Lutkin
  25. 04-18-2014 (Good Friday) - God So Loved the World - Sir John Stainer
  26. 04-13-2014 - One Lonely Night - Joseph M. Martin
  27. 04-06-2014 - When We Are Tempted to Deny Your Son - Zebulon M. Highben, text: David W. Romig
          God So Loved the World - Sir John Stainer
  28. 03-30-2014 - Create In Me, O God, A Pure Heart - Johannes Brahms
  29. 03-23-2014 - The Lone, Wild Bird - A Southern Folk Tune, arr. David N. Johnson, text: Henry Richard McFadyen
          soprano: Kelsey Tarbert
          Benediction - A Gaelic Blessing - John Rutter
  30. 03-16-2014 - How Can I Keep From Singing - trad., arr. Ronald Staheli
  31. 03-09-2014 - Offertory - John Ness Beck
  32. 03-02-2014 - How Lovely Is Thy Dwelling Place (Psalm 84) - Robert J. Powell
  33. 02-23-2014 - Rejoice in the Lord Alway - Henry Purcell
  34. 02-16-2014
  35. 02-09-2014
  36. 02-02-2014
  37. 01-26-2014
  38. 01-19-2014
  39. 01-12-2014
  40. 01-05-2014
    2013
  41. 12-24-2013 (Tue. 7:30 pm) - In the Bleak Midwinter - Gustav T. Holst (#39, p.173 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
          Good Christian Men, Rejoice - German 14th-cent. arr. John Rutter
  42. 12-22-2013
  43. 12-15-2013
  44. 12-08-2013 - Keep Silence - arr. John Helgen
  45. 12-01-2013
  46. 11-24-2013 - A Psalm of Praise - Benjamin Harlan, adapted from Psalms 103 and 150
  47. 11-17-2013 - Union - arr. Daniel C. Meyer
          piano: Madison McCarney
  48. 11-10-2013 - If I Forget, Yet God Remembers - Daniel Pederson, words: Robert Browning
          Benediction - A Clare Benediction - John Rutter
  49. 11-03-2013 - Sing to the Lord a New Song - Franz Joseph Haydn, paraphrased & arr. Hal H. Hopson
          Benediction - A Clare Benediction - John Rutter
  50. 10-27-2013 - Blessed Assurance - Fanny J. Crosby & Phoebe P. Knapp, arr. Mark Hayes
  51. 10-20-2013
  52. 10-13-2013 - One Faith, One Hope, One Lord - Craig Courtney, based on Ephesians 4:4-6,13
  53. 10-06-2013 - With a Voice of Singing - Martin Shaw
  54. 09-29-2013 - Psalm 86 - Carl Nygard, Jr.
          Benediction - The Lord Bless You and Keep You - Peter C. Lutkin
  55. 09-22-2013 - Come Down Lord - Stan Pethel
  56. 09-15-2013 - Blest Are They Whose Spirits Long - George Friedrich Handel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
  57. 09-08-2013 - The Shepherd Psalm - John Carter, arr. Mary Kay Beall

  58. 07-28-2013 - Steal Away - trad. (#134 "Songs of Zion" songbook) (Summer Choir)
  59. 05-19-2013 - Pentecost Hymn - Edvard Grieg, arr. Bradley Ellingboe
  60. 05-12-2013 - Dear God - music: Daniel Kallman, text: Herbert Brokering
  61. 05-05-2013 - If Ye Love Me - Thomas Tallis, ed. Christopher Johns
  62. 04-28-2013 - I Want Jesus to Walk With Me - African-American Spiritual, arr. Lloyd Larson
  63. 04-21-2013 - Blessed Quietness - William S. Marshall, words: Marie P. Ferguson, arr. J. Jefferson Cleveland & Verolga Nix
  64. 04-14-2013 - Christ Hath a Garden - Gerald Near
  65. 04-07-2013
  66. 03-31-2013 - Christ the Lord Is Ris'n Today - Eleanor Daley
  67. 03-24-2013 - One Lonely Night - Joseph M. Martin
  68. 03-17-2013 - Requiem - Bradley Ellingboe
          soprano: Molly Schlaak; cello: Matt Abraham; oboe: Gretchen Hermann
  69. 03-10-2013
  70. 03-03-2013 - Like as the Hart Desireth the Water Brooks - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
          Student Director: Amy Hartl
          The MacDowell Male Chorus sang three anthems in the service.
  71. 02-24-2013 - I Will Arise - Joseph Hart, arr. Daniel Ashley White
          viola: Steve Schani
  72. 02-17-2013 - Awake My Heart - Jane M. Marshall
          Alleluia (#106 "Chalice Hymnal"), with the Faith in Motion Choir (Director: Missy Allen)
  73. 02-10-2013 - The Call - Ralph Vaughan Williams, arr. Douglas E. Wagner, words: George Herbert
  74. 02-03-2013 - O Dearest Friend - Kenneth T. Kosche, based on "Londonderry Air", Jaroslav J. Vajda
  75. 01-27-2013
  76. 01-20-2013 - Order My Steps - Glenn Burleigh, arr. Jack Schrader
  77. 01-13-2013 - Winter Carol - Austin C. Lovelace
          Guest Chancel Choir Director: Christina Conn; Guest Organist: Ellie Thomas
  78. 01-06-2013 - O Morning Star - Harmony: Johann Sebastian Bach, melody: Phillipp Nicolai, trans: Catherine Winkworth
          There Shall a Star Come Out of Jacob - Felix Mendelssohn
    2012
  79. 12-24-2012
  80. 12-23-2012
    12-16-2012 - no anthem
  81. 12-09-2012 - Walk in the Light - arr. Andre J. Thomas, refrain: George D. Elderkin, stanzas: Charles Wesley
    12-02-2012 - no anthem
          performance of "Old Befana" by Ken Lonnquist & Friends with David Adler, Anne Katz, Tom Pease, Joanne Schilling
  82. 11-25-2012 - Sing Ye Praises to Our King - Aaron Copland
  83. 11-18-2012 - Psalm and Alleluia - Johann Pachelbel, arr. John Purifoy
          Benediction - Dismissal Sentence "God Be With You" - Dale Wood (p. 10, #12, "Affirmations for Worship")
  84. 11-11-2012 - A Canticle for Peace - Patrick Meyer
          with the Handbell Choir directed by Patrick Meyer
  85. 11-04-2012 - A Canticle of Peace - Joseph W. Clokey
  86. 10-28-2012 - My Song Shall Be Alway - Gerald Near, from Psalm 89
          Benediction - A Gaelic Blessing - John Rutter, words: an old Gaelic rune
  87. 10-21-2012 - As the Hart Longeth - R. Evan Copley
  88. 10-14-2012 - Come Build a Church - Ken Medema
          Benediction - A Gaelic Blessing - John Rutter, words: an old Gaelic rune
  89. 10-07-2012 - Speak to One Another - Jean Berger
          Benediction - A Gaelic Blessing - John Rutter
  90. 09-30-2012 - Here Am I, Send Me - Frank J. Wells
  91. 09-23-2012 - God Be In My Head - Andrew Carter
  92. 09-16-2012 - Day by Day - arr. Bradley Ellingboe, music: Oskar Ahnfelt, text: Carolina Sandell Berg, trans. Robert Leaf,
          Benediction - Dismissal Sentence "May the Grace of Christ" - Dale Wood (p. 9, #10, "Affirmations for Worship")
  93. 09-09-2012 - Come All Who Thirst - Luigi Cherubini, arr. Hal H. Hopson
          Guest Chancel Choir Director: Christina Conn; Guest Organist: Ellie Thomas

  94. 07-22-2012 - ? (Summer Choir, title not in Bulletin)
  95. 05-20-2012 - Rain Down - Jaime Cortez
          soprano: Christina Conn
  96. 05-13-2012
  97. 05-06-2012 - Ain't that Good News - trad. spiritual, arr. Moses Hogan, ed. John Purifoy (p. 3 "Ain't that Good News" songbook)
  98. 04-29-2012 - My Heavenly Father Watches Over Me - words: W.C. Martin, music: Charles H. Gabriel, arr. J. Jefferson Cleveland & Verolga Nix (#69 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  99. 04-22-2012 - Dear God - Daniel Kallman, text: Herbert Brokering
  100. 04-15-2012
  101. 04-08-2012 - This Joyful Eastertide - Alec Wyton
          Benediction - The Lord Bless You and Keep You - Peter C. Lutkin
  102. 04-01-2012 - The Potter's Field - William Beckstrand, Halgrimur Petursson, Gracia Grindal
          soprano saxophone: Mitchell Borchardt
  103. 03-25-2012 - Requiem - Gabriel Faure
          soprano: Christina Conn; baritone: Jon Westbrook
  104. 03-18-2012 - Brother James's Air - arr. C. Armstrong Gibbs
          Prayer Response - Hear Thou Our Prayer, O Lord - arr. Peter D. Tkach
  105. 03-11-2012 - O Dearest Friend - Kenneth T. Kosche
          viola: Laura Rooney
  106. 03-04-2012 - Come All Who Thirst - Luigi Cherubini, arr. Hal H. Hopson
  107. 02-26-2012 - As Pants the Hart (Deer) - Jonathan Adams
          Prayer Response - Hear Thou Our Prayer, O Lord - arr. Peter D. Tkach
  108. 02-19-2012 - Lord, Don't Move This Mountain - Mahalia Jackson, Doris Akers
  109. 02-12-2012 - Dear Lord and Father - C. Hubert H. Parry
          Benediction - A Gaelic Benediction - Jerry A. Ulrich
  110. 02-05-2012
  111. 01-29-2012 - How Can I Keep From Singing? - trad., arr. Jeffrey Honore
  112. 01-22-2012
  113. 01-15-2012 - Bow Down Low - arr. David Bridges
          Prayer Response - Hear Thou Our Prayer, O Lord - arr. Peter D. Tkach
          Guest Director, organ: Bridget Duffy
  114. 01-08-2012
    2011
  115. 12-11-2011 Lord of the Dance - arr. Sir David Valentine Willcocks (#31, p.138 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
          The Cherry Tree Carol - arr. Sir David Valentine Willcocks (#46, p.200 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
          Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming - arr. Michael Praetorius (#50, p.210 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
  116. 12-04-2011 - Savior of the Nations, Come - arr. Robert Benson, music: Ambrose of Milan & Martin Luther
          Benediction - Dismissal Sentence "May the Grace of Christ" - Dale Wood (p. 9, #10, "Affirmations for Worship")
  117. 11-27-2011 - Prepare Ye - Marc A. Robinson
          with tenor: Jonathan Del Ray; percussion: Jonathan Gibson, Max Bossert, Zoe Bossert
          Benediction - Dismissal Sentence "May the Grace of Christ" - Dale Wood (p. 9, #10, "Affirmations for Worship")
  118. 11-20-2011 - Come, Ye Thankful People, Come - arr. (setting) Joel Raney, music: George J. Elvey
          Benediction - The Lord Bless You and Keep You - Peter C. Lutkin
  119. 11-13-2011 - Shall We Gather at the River / Deep River - arr. (setting by) John Carter, based on Hanson Place by Robert Lowry (1864), and Deep River, trad.
  120. 11-06-2011 - Day by Day - arr. Bradley Ellingboe, music:Oskar Ahnfelt, text: Carolina Sandell Berg, trans. Robert Leaf
    10-30-2011 - no anthem (2nd Servapalooza)
  121. 10-23-2011 - Give Me a Clean Heart - Margaret J. Douroux, arr. John Helgen
  122. 10-16-2011 - Go Down, Moses (#663 "Chalice Hymnal") - African-American Spiritual
          Benediction - Go in Peace and the Peace of God - Kenneth E. White, words: Barber L. Waters (#445 "Chalice Hymnal")
  123. 10-09-2011 - Glorious Forever - Sergei Rachmaninoff, from the Russian of Nikolay Alexeyevich Nekrasov, trans. Nathan Haskell Dole
          misspelled in the music Nikolai Aleksyevitch Nekrasof
  124. 10-02-2011 - Amazing Grace - John Newton, arr. Katherine F. Davis
  125. 09-25-2011 - Ever With Me - Gwyneth Walker
  126. 09-18-2011 - Blest Are They Whose Spirits Long - George Friedrich Handel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
  127. 09-11-2011 - Peace Song with We Shall Overcome - Greg Gilpin

  128. 07-24-2011 - It Is Well With My Soul - Horatio G. Spafford 1828-1888, words: P.P. Bliss 1838-1876 (#20 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
          Steal Away - trad. (#134 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  129. 07-17-2011 - His Eye Is on the Sparrow - Charles H. Gabriel, words: Civilla D. Martin (#33 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
          Standin' in the Need of Prayer - trad. (#110 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  130. 07-10-2011 - My Lord! What a Morning - trad., harmonies: Verolga Nix 1933- (#145 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
          Love Lifted Me - James Rowe 1865-1933, words: Howard E. Smith 1863-1918 (#71 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  131. 05-22-2011 - Happy in the Lord - arr. Alice Parker
  132. 05-15-2011 - Christ Hath a Garden - Gerald Near
          Benediction - A Gaelic Benediction - Jerry A. Ulrich, with the Faith in Motion Choir
  133. 05-08-2011 - So Like the Wind ... - John Harmon
          piano: Bridget Duffy
    05-01-2011 - no anthem
  134. 04-24-2011 - ? - ?
  135. 04-17-2011 - ? - ?
  136. 04-10-2011 - St. Teresa's Bookmark - Edward Tyler, words: St. Teresa of Avila, translation: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  137. 04-03-2011 - When Jesus Wept - William Billings
  138. 03-27-2011 - Awake My Heart - Jane M. Marshall, words: Paulus Gerhardt, 1647, translated: Winfred Douglas
  139. 03-20-2011 - Sheep May Safely Graze - Johann Sebastian Bach, arr. Katherine K. Davis
  140. 03-13-2011 - Blessed Quietness - W.S. Marshall, words: Marie P. Ferguson, arr. J. Jefferson Cleveland, Verolga Nix (#206 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  141. 03-06-2011 - To Thee We Sing - arr. Peter D. Tkach "from the Liturgy of the Russian Church"
  142. 02-27-2011 - May the Peace of the Lord - Douglas E. Wagner
          with the Handbell Choir
  143. 02-20-2011 - God is a God - arr. Verolga Nix (#140 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  144. 02-13-2011 - Elijah Rock - arr. Jester Hairston
    02-06-2011 - no anthem
  145. 01-30-2011 - Canon of Praise - Johann Pachelbel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
  146. 01-23-2011 - Sweet Hour of Prayer - William W. Walford, William B. Bradbury, arr. Larry Beebe
  147. 01-16-2011 - No Hands But Yours - J. Jerome Williams
  148. 01-09-2011 - Winter Carol - Austin C. Lovelace
  149. 01-02-2011 - Emmanuel - God With Us - arr. Robert Young
          I. Veni, Veni, Emmanuel
          II. The Song of Mary - Magnificat
          (Rescheduled from 12-12-2010 - Snow Day)
    2010
    12-26-2010 - no anthem
  150. 12-24-2010 - Incarnate Love - Christina Rosetti, Robert Young
          In the Bleak Midwinter - Harold Darke, words: Christina Rossetti (#40, p.174 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
    12-19-2010 - no anthem
  151. 12-12-2010 - Snow Day, Church canceled
  152. 12-05-2010 - There Shall a Star From Jacob Shine - arr. Joy Patterson
  153. 11-28-2010 - Come, Jesus, Holy Son of God - George Friedrich Handel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
    11-21-2010 - no anthem
  154. 11-14-2010 - Praise to the Lord, The Almighty - Mark Hayes
  155. 11-07-2010 - The Lone, Wild Bird - Graham
  156. 10-31-2010 - But the Lord is Mindful of His Own - Felix Mendelssohn
  157. 10-24-2010 - I Will Sing With the Spirit - John Rutter
  158. 10-17-2010 - With a Voice of Singing - Martin Shaw
    10-10-2010 - no anthem (Together Sunday / 1st Servapalooza) **
  159. 10-03-2010 - Lord, Listen to Your Children Praying - Ken Medema
  160. 09-26-2010 - The Morning Trumpet - B.F. White, arr. Robert Wetzler
          trumpet: Kristin Masarik
  161. 09-19-2010 - Carry Me Home - arr. Jean Anne Shafferman
  162. 09-12-2010 - Thanks Be To Thee - George Friedrich Handel

  163. 05-23-2010 - Pentecost Hymn - Edvard Grieg, arr. Bradley Ellingboe
  164. 05-16-2010 - I Want Jesus to Walk With Me - African-American Spiritual, arr. Lloyd Larson
          Guest Director: Christina Conn
  165. 05-09-2010 - Canon of Praise - Johann Pachelbel, arr. Hal H. Hopson **
          Guest Director: Christina Conn; organ: Bridget Duffy
  166. 05-02-2010 - The Gift of Love - arr. Hal H. Hopson **
  167. 04-25-2010 - Come, You Who Are Filled - Gwen McLeod Hall **
          piano: Bridget Duffy; oboe: Emily Helvering
  168. 04-18-2010 - For the Beauty of the Earth - arr. Gary Fry **
          with the Angel and Handbell Choirs, Ensemble Director: Christina Conn
    04-11-2010 - no anthem **
  169. 04-04-2010 - Easter Hodie - Donald Hustad, words: Timothy Dudley-Smith
          trumpets: Lisa Zemlock, Matt Key; baritone saxophone: Ron Olson; trombone: Brian Key
    03-28-2010 - no anthem **
  170. 03-21-2010 - Choral Sermon **
          Jesus Walked This Lonesome Valley (#211 "Chalice Hymnal") - American Spiritual, arr. Bill Thomas
          Sometimes I Feel - Spiritual, arr. Alice Parker, Robert Shaw
          At the Cry of the First Bird - Grant Fletcher, Ancient Irish Text
          The Seven Last Words - John Harmon
          God So Loved the World - Sir John Stainer
  171. 03-14-2010 - Awake My Heart - Jane M. Marshall, words: Paulus Gerhardt, 1647, translated: Winfred Douglas
  172. 03-07-2010 - We Will Lay Our Burden Down - John L. Bell, arr. John Ferguson
          Guest Director: Christina Conn; flute: James Grine; baritone soloist: Bob Haase
  173. 02-28-2010 - The Lone, Wild Bird - A Southern Folk Tune, arr. David N. Johnson **
  174. 02-21-2010 - Alleluia - Ralph Vaughan Williams, arr. Bradley Nelson **
          with Faith in Motion Choir (Director: Missy Allen)
  175. 02-14-2010 - If Ye Love Me - Thomas Tallis, ed. Christopher Johns **
  176. 02-07-2010 - Lord, I Want to Be a Christian - trad. spiritual, arr. Moses Hogan [.FCC]FCC_PAST_SERMONS_0004.SHTML
  177. 01-31-2010 - Is Any Afflicted? - William Billings **
  178. 01-24-2010 - There Shall a Star Come Out of Jacob - Felix Mendelssohn **
  179. 01-17-2010 - I Want Jesus to Walk With Me - African-American Spiritual, arr. Lloyd Larson **
  180. 01-10-2010 - Standin' in the Need of Prayer - trad. ** (#110 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
          Guest Director, organ: Laurel Sanders
  181. 01-03-2010 - The Morning Trumpet - B.F. White, arr. Robert Wetzler **
          trumpet: Mary Thornton

    2005-2009


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