The Dalton School


Under the direction of David Shuler

Music at Recent Concerts

Winter 2017 Concert - December 13, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach – Missa Brevis in F major, BWV 233
Johann Sebastian Bach – Sanctus in D major, BWV 238
Antonio Vivaldi - Introduction RV 639 and Gloria RV 588
(with orchestra)

Spring 2017 Concert - May 17, 2017

Carl Orff - Carmina Burana
Jonathan Dove - The Passing of the Year

December 14th, 2016

J.S. Bach Magnificat
Haydn Mariazeller Messe

May 11th, 2016

Leonard Bernstein – Chichester Psalms
McNeil Robinson - Missa Brevis
Lee Hoiby – At the round earth’s
imagined corners
Leo Sowerby – I was glad
Carson Cooman – In the Midst of Wild Being
Meredith Monk – Dawn

December 9th, 2015

Franz Joseph Haydn – Missa In tempore belli (Mass in Time of War)
Franz Schubert – Magnificat, D.486
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Laudate Dominum (Vesperae solennes de confessore, K.339)
– Regina caeli, K.276
– Ave verum corpus

May 13th, 2015

César Franck - Mass in A Major, Op. 12
Kyrie eleison & Gloria in excelsis
Gabriel Fauré - Tantum ergo, Op. 55
Jean Jules Aimable Roger-Ducasse - Crux fidelis
Gabriel Fauré - Cantique de Jean Racine
Gabriel Fauré - Requiem, Op. 48

December 10th, 2014

Rossini's Requiem:
Petite Messe Solennelle

May 14th, 2014
The English Choral Tradition:

Benjamin Britten: Festival Te Deum
Gerald Finzi: Lo the Full, Final Sacrifice
Ralph Vaughan Williams: O How Amiable

and other works by Finzi, Howells and Britten

December 11, 2013
Mozart in Salzburg

Vesperae solennes de confessore, KV 339
Missa Brevis in C, KV 220 "Spatzen-Messe" ("Sparrow Mass")
Litaniae Lauretanae, KV 109
Alma Dei creatoris, KV 277

December 12th, 2012
The Music of Franz Joseph Haydn:

Missa Solemnis in B Flat Major ("Harmoniemesse")
Te Deum for Empress Marie Therese

May 16, 2012 (Brick Presbyterian Church)
Brahms Requiem

December 14, 2011 (Park Avenue Christian Church)
Music For Kings and Queens
George Frideric Handel: Zadok the Priest (Coronation Anthem)
Henry Purcell: I was glad
W. A. Mozart: Regina Coeli, K. 108
W. A. Mozart: Coronation Mass, K. 317

May 18, 2011 (Brick Presbyterian Church)
A French Bouquet
Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Music from Paris
Louis Vierne: Messe Solennelle (Kyrie eleison)
Gabriel Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine
Claude Debussy: Trois Chansons de Charles d'Orléans, L.92
César Franck: Dextera Domini
Jean Langlais: Messe Solennelle

December 15, 2010 (Central Presbyterian Church)
Viennese Sacred Music Johann Michael Haydn: Two Advent Motets
  Qui sedes, Domine
  Prope est Dominus
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem in D Minor, KV 626 (completed by Robert D. Levin)

May 19, 2010 (Brick Presbyterian Church)
A Celebration of Czechoslovakian Choral Music

Antonín Dvořák: Mass in D Major, Op. 86
Jiří Ropek: Tres Cantiones in honorem Beatae Mariae Virginis
II. Maria, Mater gratiae
III. Salve Regina
Petr Eben: Prague Te Deum (1989)

December 9, 2009 (Central Presbyterian Church)
The Haydn Brothers
Franz Joseph Haydn: Missa Brevis St Joannis de Deo (“Little Organ Mass”) (1775)
Franz Joseph Haydn: Te Deum in C Major (1775)
Johann Michael Haydn: Missa pro Defuncto Archiepiscopo Sigismundo in C Minor, MH 155

May 20, 2009 (Brick Presbyterian Church)
Music for a Patron Saint: Visionary Commissions by the Rev. Walter Hussey Kenneth Leighton: Let All the World in Every Corner Sing (1965)
Benjamin Britten: Rejoice in the Lamb (Festival Cantata) (1943)
Gerald Finzi: Lo, the Full, Final Sacrifice (Festival Anthem) (1946)
Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms (1965)

December 10, 2008 (Central Presbyterian Church)
A Baroque Bouquet
George Frideric Handel: Coronation Anthem No. 4, “Let thy hand be strengthened”
Antonio Vivaldi: Beatus vir (RV 598)
Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantata. 147, “Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben”
Johann Sebastian Bach: Motet VI, “Lobet den Herrn” BWV 230

May 21, 2008 (Central Presbyterian Church)
Franz Joseph Haydn: Missa Cellensis in honorem Beatissimae Virginis Mariae (Hob. XXII: 5)
(“St. Cecilia Mass”)

December 12, 2007 (Brick Presbyterian Church)
Music for the Christmas Season
Giovanni Gabrieli: In ecclesiis
Anton Bruckner: Afferentur Regi; Tota pulchra es, Maria; Ecce sacerdos
Daniel Pinkham: Christmas Cantata
Morten Lauridsen: O Magnum Mysterium, O Nata Lux
Randall Thompson: Alleluia
John Rutter: Gloria

May 23, 2007 (Brick Presbyterian Church)
In Remembrance
Maurice Duruflé: Requiem, Op. 9 (1947)
Morten Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna (1997)

December 13, 2006 (Central Presbyterian Church)
Music from Salzburg Cathedral
Johann Michael Haydn: Missa in honorem Sanctae Ursulae
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Vesperae solennes de Dominica, KV 321

May 17, 2006 (Central Presbyterian Church)
Music of Ralph Vaughan Williams
Five Mystical Songs
Fantasia on the Old 104th Psalm Tune
Dona Nobis Pacem

December 14, 2005 (Central Presbyterian Church)
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: Deus in adjutorium
Johann Sebastian Bach: Missa in G Major, BWV 236
Joseph Haydn: Missa Sancti Nicolai

May 25, 2005 (Central Presbyterian Church)
Joseph Haydn: Missa in angustiis (Lord Nelson Mass)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Vesperae solennes de confessore, KV339

December 8, 2004 (Central Presbyterian Church)
A French Noël
César Franck: Mass in A Major, Op. 12
Camille Saint-Saëns: Oratorio de Noël, Op. 12

May 25, 2004 (St. James’ Episcopal Church)
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: Magnificat in B Flat Major
Franz Schubert: Mass in G Major (D167)
Antonio Vivaldi: Introduction and Gloria (RV 639 and RV 588)

November 18, 2003 (St. James’ Episcopal Church)
Music of Johann Sebastian Bach
Cantata 147: Chorale
Orchestra Suite No. 4 in D Major, BWV 1069
Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243