Glorious Music

December 4, 2015 7:30pm, Chapin United Methodist Church
415 Old Lexington Highway, Chapin, SC

Suzanne Ringer, Conductor
Susan Richie, Accompanist


Gloria by Antonio Vivaldi

  • Gloria in excelsis deo
  • Et in terra pax
  • Laudamus te, Elizabeth Gantt and Sawyer Branham, soloists
  • Gratias agimus tibi
  • Propter magnam gloria
  • Domine Deus, Elizabeth Gantt, soprano
  • Domine, Fili unigenite
  • Domine Deus, Agnus Dei, Sawyer Branham, alto
  • Qui tollis peccata mundi
  • Quoniam tu solus sanctus
  • Cum Sancto Spiritu


  • Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light (Johan Rist, arr. Johan Schop, J.S. Bach)
  • What Sweeter Music (Robert Herrick, arr. John Rutter)
  • Ding Dong Merrily on High (G.R. Woodward, arr. R. Mather)
  • Ave Maria, Elizabeth Gantt, soprano (J.S.Bach, Charles Gounod)
  • Gesu Bambino, Elizabeth Gantt, soprano (Pietro A. Yon)
  • Away in a Manger, Jill Washabau, soprano (William J. Kirkpatrick, arr. Ola Gjeilo)
  • African Noel, Peggy Shallow, percussion (Ronald Kauffmann)
  • The First Noel (Traditional English Carol, arr. Mack Wilberg)

Te Deum

7:30pm, May 26, 2015
Irmo High School for the Performing Arts

Lawrence Abernathy, Conductor
Suzanne Ringer, Assistant Conductor
Stephanie Ann Beinlich, Soprano
Washington Isaac Holmes, Baritone
Yonie Penev, Accompanist

Te Deum – Antonin Dvorak

  • Te deum laudamus
  • Tu Rex gloriae, Christi
  • Aeterna fac cum sanctis
  • Dignare Domine
  • Benedicamus Patrem

5 Mystical Songs – Ralph Vaughan Williams

  • Easter
  • I Got Me Flowers
  • Love Made Me Welcome
  • The Call
  • Antiphon

Rhapsody in Red White and Blue

7:30pm, November 20, 2014
Chapin United Methodist Church

Lawrence Abernathy, Conductor
Suzanne Ringer, Assistant Conductor
William Douglas, Accompanist

  • Chester – William Billings
  • Africa – William Billings
  • The Last Words of David – Randal Thompson
  • Set Me as a Seal – Rene Clausen
  • I Will Arise – arr. Parker/Shaw
  • Soon-ah Will Be Done – William Dawson
  • This Little Light of Mine – Moses Hogan
  • Dirait-on – Morton Lauridsen
  • Sure On This Shining Night – Samuel Barber
  • Simple Gifts – Aaron Copland
  • I Bought Me a Cat – Aaron Copland
  • Zion’s Walls – Aaron Copland