December 2017 concert

  • These video and audio recordings are hosted on YouTube and other external websites. Each link should open in a new window, which you can close to return to this list.
  • For some works, the available online versions do not exactly match the editions that we are using -- any deviations in pitch or scoring are noted.
  • I hope these rehearsal aids are useful. Please let me know if you find any problems, such as dead links. Sandy L



Victoria: O magnum mysterium YouTube
Palestrina: O magnum mysterium YouTube 1
YouTube 2
1. (with on-screen score, but a minor third lower than our scores)
2. (1st part at the correct pitch; lower sound quality)
Guerrero: Pastores loquebantur YouTube 1
YouTube 2
1. (5 voices and the Altus part played on viol)
2. (choral performance, all 6 voices sung)
Guerrero: A un niño llorando YouTube (4 voices and instruments; S2 is played on recorder)
Berlioz: The Shepherds' Farewell YouTube
Mendelssohn: There shall a star... YouTube (bars 1-30 in the online performance are a semitone higher)
Poulenc: O magnum mysterium YouTube
Miskinis: Dum medium silentium YouTube
Tarney: The Waiting Sky SoundCloud
Rathbone: The Oxen YouTube Hands up if you remember the Swingle Singers... (If you don’t like this close-miked production, try Trinity College Choir on iTunes or Tenebrae on Spotify)
Rutter: Donkey Carol YouTube
Leighton: Lully, Lulla YouTube
Williams: Spiders Carol MIDI (mechanical rendition with added metronome, slightly slower than performance speed)
Lauridsen: O magnum mysterium YouTube
Gjeilo: In the Bleak Mid-winter SoundCloud