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A Look Back at WVC's Spring 2018 Season

Warwick Valley Chorale's fantastic Spring 2018 Season: 

Carnegie Hall, Faure Requiem, John Rutter Songs, and Paris. 

The May concerts, directed by Stanley Curtis and accompanied by Gail Johnson, presented Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem.
A special tribute to the music of renowned English composer and conductor John Rutter was also featured.
Click here to view and download this concert flier.
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Music Program for WVC's Spring 2018 Season
                                       Requiem                                                         Gabriel Fauré
                                                                              - Intermission -
                                       O clap your hands                                          Text: Psalm 47 1-7,  Music by John Rutter
                                       As The Bridegroom To His Chosen              Text by J. Tauler (1300-61), Music by John Rutter
                                       All Things Bright and Beautiful                    C. F. Alexander, arr. by John Rutter
                                       The Lord is My Shepherd                              Text: Psalm 23, Music by John Rutter
                                       Look at the World                                          Text and Music by John Rutter
                                       God be in my Head                                        Text from the Sarum Primer (1574), Music by John Rutter
                                       Look to the Day                                             John Rutter
                                       The Lord bless you and keep you                  Text: Numbers 6:24,  Music by John Rutter

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WVC's Triumphant Return - April 23rd, 2018!
                                                                                           Photo by Chris Hart

The WVC joined six other choruses in Carnegie Hall and performed Gabriel Fauré's Requiem

 under the baton of David Gresham.   See MidAmerica Productions.



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Members of the WVC travelled to Paris in June 2018 and performed Fauré's Requiem as well as Gounod's Requiem
in the gorgeous La Madeleine, Gabriel Fauré's and Charles Gounod's home church.

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WVC events Summer 2018
On June 26th and July 31st, 2018, members of the Warwick Valley Chorale sang at several area nursing homes and retirement communities.  

Members of the WVC and accompanist, Gail Johnson, at The Promenade in Middletown, NY, on June 26, 2018.
4 Rutter selections (that were performed in the May 2018 concerts):
  • All Things Bright and Beautiful 
  • The Lord is my shepherd 
  • Look at the World 
  • The Lord bless you and keep you
And a sing-along with the residents of popular British tunes including:
  • God Save the Queen 
  • Scarborough Fair 
  • White Cliffs of Dover 
  • I’m Henry VIII, I Am
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