From the Land: Folk songs of six countries, set for choral voices by eight composers


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as arranged by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958): The Dark Eyed Sailor; The Springtime of the Year; Just as the Tide was Flowing; The Lover's Ghost from Five English Folk Songs

as arranged by Francis Poulenc (1899-1963): C'est la petit' fill' du prince; La belle se sied au pied de la tour; Les tisserands from Chansons françaises

as arranged by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897): Erlaube mir; In stiller Nacht; Wach auf mein Herzensschöne from Deutsche Volkslieder, WoO 33

Igor Stravinksy (1882-1971): Подблюдные = Podbli͡udnïye (Four Russian Peasant songs)

Veljo Tormis (1930-): Teomehe-laul (Serf's Song); Tantsulaul (Dancing Song) from Meestelaulud

as arranged by Norman Luboff (1917-1987): Black is the color of my true love's hair

as arranged by James Erb (1926-): Shenandoah

as arranged by Moses Hogan: Deep River; Wade in the Water


5 pm Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016
First Church Somerville UCC
89 College Ave.
Somerville, MA

8 pm Friday, Nov. 11, 2016
St. John's Episcopal Church
1 Roanoke Ave.
Jamaica Plain, MA