O Holy Night
Christmas music for choir

Rodney Wynkoop, conductor

Friday, December 19, 2014
8:00 pm
Duke Chapel
Free admission


Hassler – Verbum caro factum est
Ferko – Adam lay ybounden
Victoria – O magnum mysterium
Poulenc – O magnum mysterium
Johnson, arr. – Judah’s Land
Moore, arr. – Coventry Carol
Biebl – Ave maria
Howells – A spotless rose
Gardner – Tomorrow shall be my dancing day

Vaughan Williams – Wassail Song
De Cormier, arr.  – What child is this
Paulus – Ding dong! Merrily on high
Gawthrop, arr. – Lo, how a rose
McCullough, arr. – Angels we have heard on high
Rutter, arr. – Silent night
Butler, arr. – Good people all (The Wexford Carol)
Sjolund, arr. – Away in a manger
Helvey, arr. – Fum, fum, fum

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The Vocal Arts Ensemble of Durham was founded in 1996 by Rodney Wynkoop to provide superior choral performance opportunities for outstanding singers in North Carolina’s Triangle region (Durham, Chapel Hill, and Raleigh). Its 32 members are selected mainly from among musicians who have sung in other choral groups under Dr. Wynkoop’s direction. VAE’s mostly a cappella repertoire ranges from the Renaissance to the present.
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