Performance Repertoire

COMPOSER WORK PERFOMED
Handel Messiah, HWV 56 1882 and at least once annually since then
Mendelssohn The First Day of Spring
(Der erste Frühlingstag), op. 48
1888
Wennerberg, G. “The Evening Bell”
(“Aftonklockan”)
1888
Wennerberg, G. “The Thrush’s Complaint”
(“Trasten i höstkvällen”)
1888
Lindblad, A. “Winter Evening”
(“Om vinterkväll”)
1888
Haydn, F.J. The Creation, H. 21/2 1894, 1898, 1911, 1962, 1963
Gounod By Babylon’s Wave
(Près du fleuve étranger)
1894
Mendelssohn “Henceforth, When Ye Hear His Name,” op. 46
(Kommt, laßt uns anbeten, Ps. 95), no. 5
1896
Mendelssohn “Come, Let Us Worship,” op. 46
(Kommt, laßt uns anbeten, Ps. 95), no. 1
1896
Gounod “Unfold, Ye Portals” from The Redemption
(La redemption)
1896
Rossini Stabat mater 1897, 1907
Bedinger, H. Bethania *premiere 1899
Gounod Messe solenelle “St. Cecilia” 1900, 1907
Mendelssohn Hymn of Praise
(Lobgesang), op. 52
1907
Mendelssohn Elijah, op. 70 1908, 1909
Cherubini Requiem in c minor 1909
Bach, J.S. Christmas Oratorio
(Weihnachts-Oratorium), BWV 248
1910
Dvorak Stabat mater, op. 58 1912
Bach, J.S. Sleepers Awake
(Wachet Auf), BWV 140
1920
Bach, J.S. The Passion of our Lord According to St. Matthew
(Matthäus-Passion), BWV 244
1925 (fall), 1926 (fall),1927 (fall),1928 (fall), 1929 and once annually since then
Busch, C. Pilgrims of the Prairie *premiere 1929
Vivaldi Gloria, RV 588 1970 (fall)
Pelz Genesis to a Beat *premiere 1970 (fall)
Brahms A German Requiem
(Ein deutsches Requiem), op. 45
1990 (fall)
Mozart Requiem, K 626 1991 (fall)
Fauré Requiem, op. 48 1992 (fall)
Beethoven Choral Fantasy
(Fantasia), op. 80
2009 (fall)
A Spiritual Messiah Compiled by John Wesley Wright 2013 (spring)
A Messiah Mosaic Bethany Oratorio Society, Apollo Chamber Brass 2014 (spring)
Jesus Christ Superstar Bethany College Theatre Department 2015 (spring)
Lift Up Your Voice: A Musical Tribute to Dr. Walter Pelz Bethany Oratorio Society, College & Chamber Choirs, and Dalkoren Community Chamber Choir 2016 (spring)