American Tapestry, New Ark Chorale 26-May-2019
Dr Michael Larkin directs the New Ark Chorale in a concert of American music for the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, reflecting on the American experience. Book-ending music of Randall Thompson, Linda Spevacek, Moses Hogan and others is Dr Larkin’s own arrangement of America the Beautiful, and Peter Wilhousky’s Battle Hymn of the Republic.
All at St Paul’s Lutheran Evangelical Church,
701 S. College Ave, Newark, DE 19713
Sunday May 26, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
Ice cream social follows the concert.
The church is handicapped accessible, and the their is plenty of nearby free parking.
Tickets are $15.00. (Children under age 18 are free.)
(There is an on-line ticket resource through BrownPaperTickets. Tickets also at the door.)
The National Anthem Arr. Michael Larkin
America the Beautiful Arr. Michael Larkin
This Land is Your Land Woody Guthrie/Arr. Aden Lewis
God Bless America Irving Berlin/Arr. Roy Ringwald
Elijah Rock Arr. Jester Hairston
Hold Me, Rock Me Brian Tate
Hear My Prayer Moses Hogan
Like a Mighty Stream Arr. Moses Hogan
River Songs Arr. Michael Larkin
Songs of the Sea Arr. Linda Spevacek
The Songs of Randall Thompson
The God Who Gave Us Life
(The Testament of Freedom)
The Last Words of David
Do Not Stand At My Grave and Weep Laura Farnell
The Gettysburg Address Abraham Lincoln
Blades of Grass and Pure White Stones Arr. Keith Christopher
Battle Hymn of the Republic Arr. Peter J. Wilhousky
(we will invite the audience to join in the last “Glory Hallelujah”)