Performing Choirs and Programs
NW Division Conference
Seattle, WA - March 15-18, 2012

Thursday, March 15, 2012

3:30 p.m. - Thursday, March 15, 2012
Concert Session 1


Nelsen Middle School
Brian E. Hoskins, Conductor
Renton, WA

The Lioness Hunt - Arr. Melissa Plagemann

Akanamandla - South African Praise Song

Bonse Aba - Arr. Andrew Fischer (Alliance Music)

Son de Camaguey - Arr. Stephen Hatfield (Boosey & Hawkes)

Barter - Frank DeWald (Boosey & Hawkes)

Carry On - Wes Weddell

Pura Vida Cristi - Cary Miller (Hal Leonard)




4:00 p.m. - Thursday, March 15, 2012
Concert Session 1Jubilettes

Capitol High School Jubilettes
Darcy Schulz, Conductor
Helena, Montana

A Madrigal for Spring - James H. Laster (Boosey & Hawkes)

Ave Verum Corpus - Brancis Poulenc (Salabert)

This Little Babe - Benjamin Britten (Boosey & Hawkes)

If Music Be the Food of Love - David C. Dickau (Colla Voce Music)

Hodie - John Leavitt (Hal Leonard)

I Am Not Yours - David Childs (Santa Barbara Music)

Ain't No Grave Can Hold My Body Down - Caldwell & Ivory (earthsongs)

4:30 p.m. - Thursday, March 15, 2012
Concert Session 1

WillametteWillamette University Chamber Choir
Wallace Long, Conductor
Salem, OR

Omnes Gentaes - Giovanni Gabrieli (C. F. Peters)

Ave Maria - R. Douglas Helvering (Hal Leonard)

Ready to Go - Renee Schwab (Manuscript)

Twa Tanbou - Sydney Guillaume (Walton Music)







8:00 p.m. - Thursday, March 15, 2012
Concert Session 2

pacific youthPacific Youth Choir-Chamber Choir
Mia Hall Savage, Conductor
Portland, OR

Prologue - Movement 1 (from Hodie) - R. Vaughan-Williams (Oxford)

Musica est Dei donum optimi - Orlando di Lasso (CPDL)

Ave Maria Stella - Trond Kverno (Walton)

Soon-Ah Will Be Done - William L. Dawson (Kjos)

Dwell in Possibility - Robert Kyr (Manuscript premiere)

Calling My Children Home - Doyle Lawson, Charles Waller, Robert Yates, Arr. Joseph H. Jennings (Hinshaw)

8:30 p.m. - Thursday, March 15, 2012
Concert Session 2

scholaSeattle Pro Musica Women's Schola
Karen P. Thomas, Conductor
Seattle, WA

Ave Maria - David MacIntyre (Cypress Publishing)

Lux Lucia - Karen P. Thomas (Publisher - Karen P. Thomas)
O virtus sapientie
O lucidissima

Pilentse pee, govori (A little bird, sings) - Krassimir Kyurkchiyski (Vox Bulgaria)

Kasar mie la gaji (The earth is tired) - Alberto Grau (earthsongs)





9:00 p.m.
- Thursday, March 15, 2012
Concert Session 2

Choir of WestPacific Lutheran University Choir of the West
Richard Nance, Conductor
Tacoma, WA

Hail, Gladdening Light - Charles Wood (CPDL)

Lucis Creator Optime - Vytautas Miskinis (Edition Ferrimontana)

Seid Frohlich in Hoffnung - Gottfried August Homilius (Carus-Verlag)

A Drop in the Ocean (Piliens okeana) - Eriks Esenvalds (Musica Baltica)

Distance can't keep us two apart - Chen Yi (The 2012 Raymond W. Brock Endowment Trust Commissioned Work)

Weather Report - Bob Chilcott (Alliance Music)


Friday, March 16, 2012


10:30 a.m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Concert Session 3

EagleEagle High School Sonous
Seth McMullen, Conductor
Eagle, Idaho

Naiman Sharag (The Eight Chestnut Horses) - Se Enkhbayar (earthsongs)

Ihr Musici Frisch Aug - H. L. Hassler (CPDL)

The Lamentations of Jeremiah - Alberto Ginastera (Mercury)

Glory, Peace - Reginald Unterseher (Commissioned by Sonous for the NWACDA Conference, 2012)

O How Beautiful, This Finely Woven Earth - Greg Jasperse (Shawnee Press)

Shakespeare Songs, Book IV - Matthew Harris
Blow, Blow Thou Winter Wind (Hal Leonard)



11:00 a.m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Concert Session 3

DorianDorian Singers, University of Puget Sound
Anne Lyman, Conductor
Tacoma, WA

Tota pulchra es - Maurice Durufle (Editions Durand)

Nodie Kangbyon (traditional) - Korean folksong/Arr. Wallace Hornady (earthsongs)

Africa - William Billings / Arr. Anne Lyman (manuscript)

Butterfly (from Four Basho Settings) - August Read Thomas ( G. Schirmer)

The Singing Place - Joan Szymko (earthsongs)

Norwegian Trilogy - Arr. Margaret King
God morgen Ola Reppom
Ned i vester soli glader
Ekorn gjekk pa volin og sio

Witches' Chorus (from Macbeth) - Giuseppe Verdi (Oxford University Press)


11:30 a.m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Concert Session 3

PLU-University ChoralePacific Lutheran University Chorale
Brian Galante, Conductor
Tacoma, WA

Jauchzet dem Herrn - Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (CPDL)

Cantate Domino - Claudio Monteverdi (Oxford)

from love is the every only god - J. A. C. Redford (Plough Down Sillion Music)

from Vier Notturnos, Op. 22 - Heinrich von Herzogenberg
No. 1 - love is the every only god
No. 4 - white guardians
No. 5 - now that, more nearest (Alliance Music)

The Word was God - Rosephanye Powell
No. 2 - "Nacht ist wie ein stilles Meer" (Gentry)

3:30 p.m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Concert Session 4

Heritage High School Choir
Joel Karn, Conductor
Vancouver, WA

Domine, ad adjuvandum me festina - IlPadre G.B. Martini (Concordia)

Si ch'io vorrei morire - Claudio Monteverdi (CPDL)

Abendlied - Joseph Rheinberger (CPDL)

Of Crows and Clusters - Norman Dello Joio (Hal Leonard)

There is No Rose - Gary Garcia (National)

Papa Loko - Arr. Sten Kallman (earthsongs)




4:00 p. m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Concert Session 4

WyomingThe University of Wyoming Singing Statesmen
Nicole C. Lamartine, Conductor
Laramie, WY

Ascendit Deus - Jacob Handl (CPDL)

All Through the Night (Welsh Folksong) - Arr. Jameson Marvin (G. Schirmer)

the first song of the dao - Forrest Pierce (Manuscript,

Visiem rozes darza ziedej - Andrejs Jansons (earthsongs)

Wyoming is Calling Me - David Brinkman (Manuscript)

Zikr - A. R. Rahman/Arr. Ethan Sperry (earthsongs)

Wavin' Flag - K'naan/Arr. The Happy Jacks (Manuscript)


4:30 p.m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Concert Session 4

EsotericsThe Esoterics
Eric Banks, Conductor
Seattle, WA

Privilege - Ted Hearne (Manuscript)

Sirens - Mason Bates (Manuscript)

Thirst - Paul Crabtree (Manuscript)

Voices - Eric Banks (Boosey & Hawkes)


Friday, March 16, 2012
6:00 p.m. - Seattle First Baptist Church
Joel Ulrich, WA Music in Worship R&S Chair, Presiding


Seattle First Baptist Church Sanctuary Choir, Vicky Thomas, Conductor, Seattle, WA
Plymouth Church Choir, Douglas Cleveland, Conductor, Seattle, WA


Friday, March 16, 2012
9:30 p.m. - Town Hall
Kirk Marcy, National Jazz R&S Chair, Presiding

9:30 p.m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Jazz Night at Town Hall, Seattle

MeadowdaleMeadowdale High School Impressions
Jeff Horenstein, Conductor
Lynnwood, WA

Old Devil Moon - Lane & Harburg/ Arr. Jeff Horenstein (Manuscript)

Moon River - Mancini & Mercer/Arr. Jamie Collins (Manuscript)

Fly Me to the Moon - Bart Howard/Arr. Jamie Collins (Manuscript)

Moonlight Serenade - Miller & Parish/Arr. Jamie Collins (Manuscript)

Clair de lune - Debussy & Braden/Arr. Norm Wallen (Sound Music)





10:00 p.m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Jazz Night at Town Hall, Seattlegenesis

Mount Hood Community College Genesis
Dave Barduhn, Conductor
Gresham, OR

I Don't Want Nothing - Boland/Arr. Clark (Manuscript)

Blues for Junior - Ray Brown (Manuscript)

This Quiet Room - LeGrande/Arr. Bergmans (Manuscript)

Stained Glass Window - Kries (Manuscript)

Line for Lyons - Mulligan (Sound Music)



10:30 p.m. - Friday, March 16, 2012
Jazz Night at Town Hall, Seattle

seattle jazz singersSeattle Jazz Singers
Frank DeMiero, Conductor
Ken Kraintz, Assistant Conductor
Seattle, WA

Come Back to Me - Arr. Matt Falker (Sound Music)

Down St. Thomas - Arr. Pierre Verny (Sound Music)

I'm Shadowing You - Arr. Chris Buzzelli (Sound Music)

Baby, Close Your Eyes - Arr. Dan Davison (Manuscript)

Lemon Drop - Arr. John Law (Manuscript)

Little Grass Shack - Arr. Ken Kraintz (Manuscript)

No More Blues - Arr. Chris Buzzelli (Sound Music)

Saturday, March 17, 2012

10:30 a.m. - Saturday, March 17, 2012
Concert Session 5Kokopelli

Kokopelli Youth Choir
Scott Leithead, Conductor
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Stay - Malcolm MacDonald (Manuscript)

Nunc Dimittis - Pawel Lukaszewski (Chester Music)

Les Voyageurs De La Gatineau - Arr. Jennifer McMillan ((Manuscript)

Tabula Rasa - Don MacDonald (Cypress Music)

Twa Tanbou - Sydney Guillaume (Walton)

Tuatha Kokure - Nama/Damara Song

Dumelang Ma Afrika - Twsana Greeting Song (Manuscript)



11:00 a.m. - Saturday, March 17, 2012
Concert Session 5

St MarysSt. Mary's International School Varsity Ensemble
Randy Stenson, Conductor
Tokyo, Japan

Exultate Deo - Dan Davison (Manuscript)

Trahe me post te - Jacob Handl/Ed. by Allen Crowell (Pavane)

Sanctus - Randall Johnson (Santa Barbara)

Prayer of St. Francis - David Childs (Santa Barbara)

Naye-e Sin - Benjamin Jones (earthsongs)

The Salley Gardens - Arr. Philip Serino (Pavane)

Wedding Qawwali - A. R. Rahman/Arr. Ethan Sperry (earthsongs)

Umi Sono Ai - Yuzo Kayama/Arr. Rachel Stenson (Santa Barbara)

11:30 a.m. - Saturday, March 17, 2012
Concert Session 5

opus7Opus 7
Loren Ponten, Conductor
Seattle, WA

Ring Out, Wild Bells (from The Passing of the Year) - Jonathan Dove (Peters)

Music, When Soft Voices Die - Charles Wood (Stainer & Bell)

Consummatum est (from Seven Last Words) - Bern Herbolsheimer (Manuscript)

A Red, Red Rose (from Four Robert Burns Ballads) - James Mulholland (Schott)

Ultraviolet - John Muehleisen

Brussels Sprouts (from Eat Your Vegetables! - Set Two) - John Muehleisen (

3:30 p.m. - Saturday, March 17, 2012
Concert Session 6

UnionUnion High School Chamber Choir
Mikkel Iverson, Conductor
Camas, WA

Gloria (from Missa Pacem) - Marc A. Hafso (Colla Voce)

Carpenters of God - Vijay Singh (Santa Barbara)

Sure on Thsi Shining Night (from Nocturnes) - Morton Lauridsen (Peer Music)

La Otra - J. Michael Saunders (Santa Barbara)

Christ the Appletree - Stanford E. Scriven (earthsongs)

Ritmo - Dan Davison (Walton)


4:00 p.m. - Saturday, March 17, 2012
Concert Session 6

mirinesseMirinesse Women's Choir
Rebecca Rottsolk & Beth Ann Bonnecroy, Co-Conductors
Seattle, WA

Night - David A. Sasso (Plymouth Music)

Da Pacem - Jeff Enns (Cypress Choral Music)

Ein Bernelis per Laukeli (Lithuanian folksong) Arr. Kristina Vasiliauskaite (Santa Barbara)

Pseudo Yolk Lite - Jaako Mantyjarvi (Walton)

A Witness to Majesty - Andrea Ramsey (Alliance)

Tundra - Ola Gjeilo (Walton)

Chant for Great Compossion - Abbie Betinis (


4:30 p.m. - Saturday, March 17, 2012
Concert Session 6

Male EnsembleMale Ensemble Northwest
Washington, Oregon, and Idaho

Ute Sundancearr - Ethan Sperry (earthsongs)

Wanna Baraka - Arr. Shawn L. Kirchner (Santa Barbara)

Khorumi - Mamia Khatelishvili (earthsongs)

When I Hear Her I Have Wings - Mark Templeton (Santa Barbara)

El Paisanito - Arr. Ward Swingle (UNC Jazz Press)

Hard Times Come Again No More - Stephen Foster/Arr. Patrick Rose

All of Me - Simon/Marks, Arr. and additional lyrics Kirk Marcy (Manuscript)

International Concert 1














7:00 p.m. - Saturday, March 17, 2012
Ivancouvernternational Concert 1

Vancouver Cantata Singers
Eric Hannan, Conductor
Vancouver, BC

Sweet and Low - Joseph Barnby (CPDL)

Mitten wir im Leben sind - Felix Mendelssohn (CPDL)

Crux fidelis - Cesar Alejandro Carrillo (Manuscript)

Dos Rios - Claudio Nucci & Juca Filho/Arr. Vincente Ribeiro (EMI Songs do Brasil Edicoes Musicals)

Prometheus - Kristopher Fulton (Manuscript)










8:00 p.m - Saturday, March 17, 2012
International Concert 1

Stuttgart Kammerchor
Frieder Bernius, Conductor
Stuttgart, Germany

Singet dem Herrn (BMV 225) - J. S. Bach

Agnus Dei - Krzysztof Penderecki

Lux aeterna - Gyorgy Ligeti

Nunc dimittis - Arvo Part

Te Deum - Felix Mendelssohn

International Concert 2



10:30 a.m. - March 18, 2012
International Concert 2

AnsanAnsan City Choir
Shin-Hwa Park, Conductor
Ansan, Korea

Sanctus (from Mass for Double Chorus) - Frank Martin (Barenreiter)

Agnus Dei (from Mass in G) - Francis Poulenc (Salabert)

Cloudburst - Eric Whitacre (Walton)Symphony No. 40 1st Movement - W. A. Mozart/Arr. Yoo, Tae-Wang (J&A Music)

Jai Ho! - A. R. Rahman/Arr. Ethan Sperry

Largo al factotum - Giacomo Rossini (Taerim Publications)

Kyrie - Park, Jung-Sun (J & A Music)

Birds' Singing - Lee, Gun-Yong (J & A Music)

Peddlers - Lee, Gun-Yong (J & A Music)

Swift-Mill Tune - Arr. Kim, Hee-Jo (Se-Kwang Publisher)

Fishermen's Song - Arr. Kim, Hee-Jo (Se-Kwang Publisher)


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