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Concert--Chicago West Suburbs

Location: Illinois, USA
Choir type: Community Choirs
Voicing: Mixed
Colleagues:

 

The Glen Ellyn-Wheaton Chorale, with musical director Greg Wheatley, presents AN AMERICAN LEGEND: A TRIBUTE TO ROBERT SHAW. As you know, this year marks the 10th anniversary of the passing of Mr. Shaw.  There are two concerts: Friday, May 15 at 8 pm and Saturday, May 16 at 3 pm.  Both concerts will be presented at College Church, corner of Washington and Seminary in Wheaton, IL. For more information, visit www.gewchorale.org or call 630-415-3066.

 

The program (all selections arr. Shaw/Parker unless otherwise indicated):

 

I Got Shoes

Oh! Susanna

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

My God Is A Rock

The Croppy Boy (arr. Alice Parker)

No One's Perfect (words by Allan Sherman, arr. and adapted by Walter Rodby)

 

(From the GEWC ensemble)

Camptown Races

Deep River

Begin My Soul

Set Down Servant (arr. Robert Shaw)

 

(From the men of the chorale)

Vive L'Amour

 

Bring A Torch, Jeanette, Isabella

Fum Fum Fum

Dere's No Hidin' Place

Buffalo Gals (edited by Alice Parker)

Bright Canaan

Saints Bound for Heaven

Wondrous Love

Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal

 

--Greg Wheatley

  Musical Director

  Glen Ellyn-Wheaton Chorale

  greg.wheatley@moody.edu

 

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