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Music for Opening a Concert

Date: Sun, 10 Nov 1996 15:00:30 -0500 (EST)
From: "v. meredith"
Subject: Openers and Closers Compilation

Thanks to everyone who contributed suggestions. All pieces are for SATB
unless otherwise indicated and are divided into the following categories:
openers, closers, unspecified/either.


O Come, O Come Emmanuel -- arr. Kodaly
Dona Nobis Pacem
Festival Sanctus -- John Leavitt
Fanfare for a Festival -- Knut Nystedt
Heilig -- Felix Menselssohn
Gloria ad Modem Tubae -- Dufay
Ave Maria -- Vittoria
Sing a Mighty Song -- Gawthrop
Dona Nobis Pacem
Lord of the Dance
Salmo 150 -- Ernani Aguiar
A Jubilant Song -- Rene Clausen
Now Shout -- Kemner
Festival Anthem -- Vaughan
Ray's Rockhouse (Jazz) -- arr. Steve Zegree
I Hear Music
Sing We and Chant It -- Morley
Jubilate Deo -- Sheri Porterfield
Make a Joyful Noise -- Zimmermann
A Choral Fanfare -- Rutter


Hallelujah Chorus -- Handel
Quick, We Have but a Second -- C.V. Stanford
Canticle of Praise -- John Ness Beck
Witness -- Jack Halloren
Cindy -- Mack Wilberg
In Dat Great Gettin Up Morning
I Got a Key -- Shaw/Parker
Merry Christmas Jazz
The Good-Bye Jazz
Make My Garden Grow (Candide) -- Bernstein
Promise of Living (The Tender Land) -- Copland
SSA Set: Fair Warning -- Shirley McRae; Laggard Dawn -- Ethel Smyth;
March of the Women -- Ethel Smyth
SATB Set: Insalata Italiana, When I am Gone, Cindy
Hold On! -- Jester Hairston
Londonderry Air -- Grainger (6 part)
Agnus Dei -- Barber (8 part)
Elijah Rock -- Moses Hogan
Circus Band -- Ives
Jabberwocky -- Sam Pottle
Jubilant Song -- Dello Joio
The Argument -- Francis Nesta


You Shall Have a Song -- Eugene Butler
O God Our Help in Ages Past -- arr. David Hines (with organ and brass)
The Church's One Foundation -- arr. David Hines (with organ and brass)
I Will Praise Thee O God -- Knut Nystedt
Cry Out and Shout -- Knut Nystedt
Sing Joyfully -- William Byrd
Ave Maria Stella -- Trond Kverno
Veni, Sance Spiritus -- Mozart
Alleluia, Amen -- Bart Bradfield

on September 11, 2003 10:00pm
"Welcome" is a brief, gentle opener, appropriate for an intimate setting. To preview the song, go to or e-mail for a .pdf file of the score.
on January 19, 2008 10:00pm
I'm from Indonesia. I'm a member of a church choir, and I'm anxiously hoping to sing salmo 150 - ernani aguiar. anybody knows how can I get the SATB music sheet for free? please contact. thank you, god bless u all.
on July 13, 2008 10:00pm
can anyone send me "salmo 150" sheet music...i really need it badly for my choir...thank you.

thanks a lot!
on November 1, 2008 10:00pm
if you have "salmo 150" sheet music (satb or ssaa) please contact me ok...?
i'll change it with one of my choral work, Jubilate Deo (TTBB accapela) or another choral as you suggest... That is one of choral work whose help the one of the choir from my country gained Gold Medal at Worl Choir Games 2008 in Grass...
on November 5, 2008 10:00pm
If anyone has the Salmo 150 in SSAA format please send it to me.

My e-mail address is:

Thank you.