Service of Lessons and Carols
Event Date: December 11, 2013
Posted: December 11, 2013
Location: South Carolina, USA
Choir type: Choirs with Religious Affiliation
Choirs from five Greenwood, South Carolina churches will combine to present a Service of Lessons and Carols on Sunday December 15. The service will be held at First Presbyterian Church, 108 East Cambridge Avenue in Greenwood, and will begin at 5:00 pm. The combined choir is comprised of members from First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, Main Street United Methodist Church, St. Mark United Methodist Church, and The Episcopal Church of the Resurrection.
Directing responsibilities will be shared by David Corbett, Music Director at First Baptist Church; Amy Fennell, Director of Music Ministries at First Presbyterian Church; Carol Jones, Music Director at St. Mark UMC; and Larry Moore, Director of Music Ministries at Main Street UMC.
Accompanying the ensemble will be Bob Glick, organ; Matthew Miller, piano; Joyce Nickles, piano; Becky Gardner, oboe; Rhonda McGinnis, flute; Erin Knight, harp; and Gabby Lewis, cello, and Jessica Hrivnak, violin.
The Angels and the Shepherds - Stephen Paulus
I Wonder as I Wander - J. Aaron McDermid
Sing Noel! - arr. Mark Schweizer
On This Day Earth Shall Ring - Neil Harmon
Come Now, Savior of the Nations - Michael Burkhardt
There Is No Rose - Benjamin Britten
The Hands That First Held Mary’s Child - Dan Forrest
Where Shepherds Lately Knelt - Craig Courtney
What Shall We Give? - Mack Wilberg
Hallelujah - Handel
Joy to the World - Mack Wilberg
A prelude of instrumental music will begin at 4:45 pm.