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Carols from Harvard Yard -Murray Forbes Somerville

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Program and Notes
Carols from the Yard
A service of lessons & carols at Memorial Church, Harvard University
The Harvard University Choir
The Bach Society Orchestra
Murray Forbes Somerville, director
Nancy B. Granert, organist
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Since 1910, the tradition of the Harvard Carol Service has grown so popular that it is now sung on two successive evenings. With Memorial Church's large 4-manual Fisk organ and the excellent Harvard University Choir, this is a service that deserves its immense popularity.

Prelude: Woodman: In dulci jubilo
Introit: In dulci julbio
Processional Hymn: Adeste fideles
Sentences from Scripture and Invocation
Palestrina: Canite tuba
Callahan: Come rejoicing, praises voicing
Schütz: Ein Kind is uns geboren
Hymn: Holst: Personent hodie
The Second Lesson
Brahms: Ave Maria
Spiritual, arr Dawson: Mary Had a Baby
Spanish trad: Riu, Riu, Chiu
Niedmann: In the ending of the Year
The Third Lesson
Darke: In the bleak mid-winter
arr. Near: And all in the morning
Basque carol, arr Willcocks: Sing lullaby
Praetorius: To us is born Immanuel
arr. Schulz-Widmar: Jesus, Jesus, rest your head
Hymn: Silent Night
Prayers and the Lord's Prayer
Hymn: Joy to the world
Byrd: Benediction and Choral Amen (sung from the Memorial Room)
Postlude: Cook: Paean on Divinum Mysterium

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