Music from Advent Lessons and Carols

Click on the links below to hear music from this service. 

The Great O Antiphons:

O Wisdom

O Adonai

O Root of Jesse

O Key of David

O Dayspring

O King of the Nations

O Emmanuel

Other Lessons and Carols:

Ley: Come, thou long-expected Jesus

Hymn 67: Comfort, comfort ye, my people (Psalm 42)

Psaltery: Nowel Syng We Bothe Al and Som

Bob Lauer, recorder; Mary Lauer, dulcimer

arr. Lynn: Lo, how a Rose e’er blooming

Lisa Jennings and Kristine Chaney, sopranos; Donna Sanders, piano

Weelkes: Hark, all ye lovely saints

Musica Meliano Early Music Ensemble
(Bob Lauer, director; Mary Lauer, Charles Evans, Christine Wright, Sue Fink)

Dietterich: Carol of the Advent (People, look east)

Hymn 54: Savior of the nations, come (Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland)

Sung atiphonally between the recorder consort and the congregation. 

Introduction: setting by Johann Herrmann Schein (1586-1630);
Between each stanza:  settings by Johann Crüger (1598-1662), Andreas Raselius (1563-1602), and David N. Johnson (1922-1987)

Owens: He shall come down like rain

Kristine Chaney and Lisa Jennings. sopranos;
Fran Gilbert and Karen Kerswell, altos;
Stewart Haigh and Larry Wilson, tenors;
Verdun Kerswell, Bob Lauer, and Rod Sanders, basses

Nelson: The Coming of God to Earth

Hymn 57: Lo! he comes with cloudes descending


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