French Chapels Concert Details

Annual St. Patrick's Concert

Schola's two-week performance tour of Ireland in summer 2016 has put the singers in the mood to share the authentic sounds of Ireland, from ancient monastic chants to ballads and contermporty choral much of the Emerald Island.

The Program:

Cormacus Scripsit
(Irish monastic chant - c.1150)

Danny Boy
(Traditional Irish melody)

(Traditional Irish)

(Traditional Irish melody)

Media Vita
(Medieval Celtic chant)

Miserere Miseris
(from the Dublin Troper c.1360)

One Last Song
Michael McGlynn, Ireland

Pie Jesu
Arr. Michael McGlynn, Ireland

Quisquis Eris
Michael McGlynn, Ireland

Síuil a Rúin
Traditional Irish

The Blue Bird
Charles Villiers Stanford, Ireland

The Wild Song
Michael McGlynn, Ireland

And a few ballads and planxtys...

Candlelit Concert

Candlelit Concert - February 11

A special candlelit concert in northern New Mexico's "gem in the desert' - the Our Lady of Lourdes Chapel in the Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo. Built in the 1880s by French engineers (who also built Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe), this beautiful chapel maintains it's character today with it's outstanding acoustics and beautiful architecture.

The Program:

Miserere miseris
(Irish monastic chant)

Dixit Maria
(Hans Leo Hassler)

Alleluia Dic nobis, Maria
(Francisco Lopez Capillas)

Ave Maria
(Gregorian chant)

Ave Maria
(Tomás Luis de Victoria)

(René Clausen)

Set Me As a Seal
(René Clausen)

Ave generosa
(Hildegard von Bingen)

Bogoróditse Devo
(Sergei Rachmaninoff)

Ave Maria de Lourdes
(Traditional of Lourdes, France)

I Sing of a Mayden
(Medieval English)

Alma Redemptoris Mater
(G. P. da Palestrina)

Angelus Domini
(Franz Biebl)

Mañanitas a la Virgen de Guadalupe
(Traditional of México)