O Holy Night

A joyous Christmas concert in recently-restored Duke Chapel

  • R. Douglas Helvering – Ave Maria
  • Richard Dering – Quem vidistis pastores?
  • Clausen – Love came down at Christmas
  • Hyo-Won Woo – O magnum myterium
  • Kenneth Leighton – Lully, lulla, thou little tiny child
  • Eleanor Daley – Christmastide
  • Dan Forrest – Verbum caro factum est
  • Zoltán Kodály – Veni, veni Emmanuel
  • John Rutter – I wonder as I wander
  • Stephen Caracciola – Sans Day Carol (Now the holly bears a berry)
  • Bob Chilcott – Lulajze, Jezuniu (Lullaby, Jesus Child)
  • Eleanor Daley – Balulalow
  • Donald P. Moore – Coventry Carol
  • Robert Sieving – Resonet in laudibus
  • Eugene Butler – Good people all, this Christmastime (Wexford Carol)
  • Donald McCullough – Angels we have heard on high

Rodney Wynkoop, conductor
Friday, December 16, 2016 at 8:00 pm
Duke University Chapel
Free Admission 

Interior of Duke University Chapel

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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