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Chancel Choir Anthems in Date Order 2015-2019

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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 - 2010-14   || 2015   | 2016   | 2017   | 2018   | 2019   ||

(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 (1984-date) and Organist (1968-date)


    2017
  1. 04-16-2017 - An Easter Hodie - Donald Hustad, words: Timothy Dudley-Smith
          Benediction - The Lord Bless You and Keep You - Peter C. Lutkin
  2. 04-09-2017 - One Lonely Night - Joseph M. Martin
  3. 04-02-2017 - God Be In My Head - Andrew Carter
  4. 03-26-2017 - Offertory - John Ness Beck
  5. 03-19-2017 - With Grace and Carefulness - John L. Bell
  6. 03-12-2017 - Christ Hath a Garden - Gerald Near
  7. 03-05-2017 - Let Us With a Gladsome Mind - Alan Ridout
  8. 02-26-2017 - What a Friend We Have In Jesus - arr. Harold M. Best
          Benediction - Dismissal Sentence (God Be With You) - Dale Wood (p. 11, #8, "Choral Sentences for Worship")
  9. 02-19-2017 - The Lord My Shepherd Is - Austin C. Lovelace, text: Isaac Watts
  10. 02-12-2017 - A Canticle of Peace - Joseph W. Clokey
  11. 02-05-2017 - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring - Johann Sebastian Bach, ed. and arr. Wallingford Riegger
          Benediction - A Gaelic Benediction - Jerry A. Ulrich
  12. 01-29-2017 - As Pants the Hart (Deer) - Jonathan Adams
  13. 01-22-2017 - There Shall a Star Come Out of Jacob - Felix Mendelssohn
  14. 01-15-2017 - No Hands But Yours - J. Jerome Williams, text: St. Teresa of Avila
             bass: James Kucksdorf
  15. 01-08-2017 - The Three Kings - Peter Cornelius, trans. H.N. Bate, arr. David Willcocks

    2016
  1. 12-24-2016 7:30 pm - Ding Dong Merrily on High - Charles Wood
          Still, Still, Still - Austrian Carol, arr. Norman Luboff
    12-18-2016 - no anthem
  2. 12-11-2016 - The Animals of the Nativity
          The Oxen - music: Michael Head, words: Thomas Hardy
          Jesus, Our Brother, Strong and Good (The Friendly Beasts) - arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams
          The Oxen - music: Richard Bullen, words: Thomas Hardy
  3. 12-04-2016 - Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence - Gustav T. Holst
  4. 11-27-2016 - Come, Jesus, Holy Son of God - George Friedrich Handel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
          Benediction - A Gaelic Benediction - Jerry A. Ulrich
  5. 11-20-2016 - Union - American Folk Hymn, arr. Daniel C. Meyer
          Benediction - Dismissal Sentence "God Be With You" - Dale Wood (p. 10, #12, "Affirmations for Worship")
  6. 11-13-2016 - ? - Bulletin missing from the Church Archives
          [Note: I don't have a copy because I attended the Jazz Service at the Scott Street Church here in Ripon, with Kurt Dietrich, Dr. Steve Yeomans, Patty Darling, Mike Hale & Erik Dietrich]
  7. 11-06-2016 - Come, You Who Are Filled - Gwen McLeod Hall
  8. 10-30-2016 - The Church's One Foundation - lyrics: Samuel John Stone, music: Samuel Sebastian Wesley, arr. Jerry A. Ulrich
          Benediction - A Gaelic Benediction - Jerry A. Ulrich
  9. 10-25-2016 - Healing River - Fred Hellerman, Fran Minkoff, arr. Herbert Haufrecht
  10. 10-16-2016 - Order My Steps - Glenn Burleigh, arr. Jack Schrader
  11. 10-09-2016 - How Can I Keep From Singing? - trad., arr. Jeffrey Honore
  12. 10-02-2016 - The Call - Ralph Vaughan Williams, arr. Douglas E. Wagner, words: George Herbert
  13. 09-25-2016 - God Be In My Head - Andrew Carter, words: Book of Hours, Sarum, 1514
  14. 09-18-2016 - Blest Are They Whose Spirits Long - George Friedrich Handel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
  15. 09-11-2016 - The Lord is a Mighty God - Felix Mendelssohn

  16. 07-31-2016 - title?, from the The "Songs of Zion" songbook (Summer Choir)

  17. 05-22-2016 - Come Build a Church - Ken Medema
  18. 05-15-2016 - Pentecost Hymn - Edvard Grieg, arr. Bradley Ellingboe
          Offertory anthem: I'm Gonna Live So God Can Use Me - African-American spiritual, arr.Bill Thomas -- guitar: Mike Ford
  19. 05-08-2016 - Look at the World - John Rutter
  20. 05-01-2016 - The Tree of Life - K. Lee Scott
  21. 04-24-2016 - Amazing Grace - Traditional Americon melody, text: John Newton, additional words and music: Chris Tomlin, Louie Giglio, arr. Tom Fettke
  22. 04-17-2016 - Dear God - Daniel Kallman, text: Herbert Brokering
  23. 04-10-2016 - He's Got the Whole World in His Hands - arr. Keith Hampton
    04-03-2016 - no anthem
  24. 03-27-2016 - An Easter Hodie - Donald Hustad, words: Timothy Dudley-Smith
          When Mary Came With Rich Perfume - Borghild Jacobson, setting: Kenneth T. Kosche
  25. 03-20-2016 - Hosanna! - Christian Gregor, arr. Roberta Bitgood
  26. 03-13-2016 - Requiem - Gabriel Faure
          soprano: Christina Conn; baritone: James Kucksdorf
  27. 03-06-2016 - Bow Down Low - arr. David Bridges
  28. 02-28-2016 - Christ Hath a Garden - Gerald Near, text: Robert Bridges, after Isaac Watts
  29. 02-21-2016 - Hear Thou Our Prayer, O Lord - Peter D. Tkach
  30. 02-14-2016 - Do Not Fear, - Fred Gramann
  31. 02-07-2016 - My Song Shall Be Alway of the Loving-Kindness of the Lord - Gerald Near
    01-31-2016 - no anthem, 165th Annual Meeting during the Service
  32. 01-24-2016 - Let Us With a Gladsome Mind - Alan Ridout, Metrical Version: John Milton
  33. 01-17-2016 - God's Gonna Set This World on Fire - Moses Hogan, ed. John Purifoy (p. 26 "Ain't that Good News" songbook)
  34. 01-10-2016 - Wade in the Water - trad. Afican-American spiritual, harm. Willa A. Townsend
  35. 01-03-2016 - There Shall a Star Come Out of Jacob - Felix Mendelssohn

    2015
    12-27-2015 - no anthem
  1. 12-24-2015 (Thursday. 7:30 pm) - In the Bleak Midwinter - Harold Darke, words: Christina Rossetti
  2. 12-20-2015 - no anthem: The Christmas Pageant
  3. 12-13-2015 - Once in Royal David's City - words: C.F. Alexander, music: H.J. Gauntlett, Verses 1-5 harmonized: A.H. Mann, Verse 6 arr. David Willcocks (#61, p.260 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
             boy soprano: Jedediah Larson-Poeschl;
          Gabriel to Mary Came (Angelus ad Virginem) - 14th-century Irish carol, trans. W.A.C. Pickard-Cambridge, arr. David Willcocks (#9, p.46 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
          I Wonder As I Wander - Appalachian carol, arr. John Rutter (#38, p.169 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
             baritone: Rev. Jack Seville
          There is a Flower - words: John Audelay, arr.: John Rutter (#85, p.333 "100 Carols for Choirs" songbook)
  4. 12-06-2015 - O Come, Emmanuel - arr. Alice Parker
          Postlude by the Oshkosh West High School Madrigal Singers
  5. 11-29-2015 - Come, Jesus, Holy Son of God - George Friedrich Handel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
          Hope (An Advent Hymn) - music: Fanny L. Seville, arr. Mike Jensen, words: Emily Dickinson
  6. 11-22-2015 - Thanks Be To Thee - George Friedrich Handel
  7. 11-15-2015 - Come Flood This Heart of Mine - lyrics: Herb Frombach, music: David Lantz III
          piano: Bridget Duffy-Ulrich; violin: Kiera Robe; cello: Matt Abraham; soprano descant: Christina Conn,
  8. 11-08-2015 - Come Build a Church - Ken Medema
  9. 11-01-2015 - Lord, I Want to Be a Christian - trad. spiritual, arr.Moses Hogan, ed.John Purifoy (p. 21 "Ain't that Good News" songbook)
  10. 10-25-2015 - Praise and Thanks to God - Heinrich Schutz
  11. 10-18-2015 - David and Goliath - Dale Wood
          narrator: Kay Sanders; whistler: Patrick Meyer
  12. 10-11-2015 - With Grace and Carefulness (Brother James's Air), Psalm 65 - arr. John L. Bell
  13. 10-04-2015 - Sit Down Servant - adapted and arr. Linda Twine
  14. 09-27-2015 - Blest Are They Whose Spirits Long - George Friedrich Handel, arr. Hal H. Hopson
          Guest Director, organ, piano: Pam Lane
  15. 09-20-2015 - Sweet Hour of Prayer - William W. Walford, William B. Bradbury, arr. Larry Beebe
  16. 09-13-2015 - As the Hart Longeth (Psalm 42) - R. Evan Copley

  17. 08-02-2015 - Love Lifted Me - James Rowe, words: Howard E. Smith (Summer Choir)

  18. 05-17-2015
  19. 05-10-2015
  20. 05-03-2015 - As Pants the Hart (Deer) - 05-03-2015
  21. 04-26-2015 - Offertory - John Ness Beck
  22. 04-19-2015 - The Tree of Life - K. Lee Scott
  23. 04-12-2015
  24. 04-05-2015 - I Have Seen Him - John Harmon
  25. 03-29-2015 - One Lonely Night - Joseph M. Martin
  26. 03-22-2015 - Help Us, O Lord - Aaron Copland
  27. 03-15-2015 - Awake, My Heart - Jane M. Marshall
  28. 03-08-2015 - Lord, I Want to Be a Christian - trad. spiritual, arr. Moses Hogan, ed. John Purifoy (p. 21 "Ain't that Good News" songbook)
  29. 03-01-2015 - If God Be For Us - Clifford McCormick, based on Romans 8:31
  30. 02-22-2015 - It Is Well With My Soul - Horatio G. Spafford, words: P.P. Bliss (#20 "Songs of Zion" songbook)
  31. 02-15-2015 - The Lord is a Mighty God - Felix Mendelssohn
  32. 02-08-2015
  33. 02-01-2015
  34. 01-25-2015 - Come Build a Church - Ken Medema
  35. 01-18-2015 - Praise and Thanks to God - Heinrich Schutz, "Lob und Preis sei Gott" English text & edited by Mason Martens
  36. 01-11-2015 - Give Me a Clean Heart - Margaret J. Douroux, arr. John Helgen
    01-04-2015 - Snowstorm, no Church service

    2010-2014


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