REPERTOIRE

2022-2023​

  • BRITTEN: Saint Nicolas & A Ceremony of Carols

  • COHEN: Alzheimer's Stories | VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Serenade to Music

 

2021-2022​

  • SCHUBERT: Mass No. 6 in E-flat Major

 

2020-2021​

  • Season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

 

2019-2020

  • BACH: Christmas Oratorio

  • Season suspended due to COVID-19 pandemic

2018-2019

  • BRAHMS: Ein deutsches Requiem

  • MOZART: Great Mass in C Minor

  • KASHIF: The Queen Symphony (performed with Salem Symphonic Winds) 

2017-2018

  • HANDEL: Messiah, Part 1

  • HANDEL: Messiah, Parts 2 & 3

  • Tour of Austria, Czechia & Germany

2016-2017

  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Hodie & Fantasia on Christmas Carols

  • PUCCINI: Messa di Gloria

  • Mars & Venus: Choruses for Men's and Women's Choirs

2015-2016

  • HAYDN: The Creation

  • MOZART: Requiem & Solemn Vespers

  • Cole Porter Celebration

  • Tour of the United Kingdom

2014-2015

  • FAURÉ: Requiem (performed with Adams Elementary School choir) & Cantique de Jean Racine| DISTLER: Totentanz (semi-chorus) (performed with Western Oregon University Department of Theatre & Dance)

  • PAULUS and BROWNE: To Be Certain of the Dawn (performed with Heart of the Valley Children's Choir)

  • Celebrate the Light: Music of Berlin, Kern & Gershwin 

 

2013-2014

 

2012-2013

  • BIGLER: Glimpses | VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: In Windsor Forest | Additional selections

  • RUTTER: Magnificat (also performed at Lincoln Center) | SCHÖNHERR: Magnificat

  • SHARP & RAMSEY: Come Away to the Skies: A High Lonesome Mass 🔊 Kyrie (Lord Have Mercy) | “Eclectic Mass" with movements by Ola Gjeilo, Marc Hafso, Craig Courtney, Emile Paladihle & Eugene Butler

2011-2012

  • Water Music: Selections based on the theme of water

  • DVOŘÁK: Stabat Mater 🔊 Tui nati vulnerati

  • BRAHMS: Liebesleider Walzer (performed with the Tirolean Dancers of Portland) | BACH: Wedding Cantata | PINKHAM: Wedding Cantata | Selections of love poetry contained in the Song of Solomon

 

2010-2011

  • BRITTEN: A Ceremony of Carols | Additional Christmas selections

  • RACHMANINOFF: Vespers

  • VERDI: Requiem

 

2009-2010

  • DELLO JOIO: To Saint Cecilia | STROOPE: We Beheld Once Again the Stars

  • FRINK: Songs for Travelers | HINDEMITH: In Praise of Music | Selections by McKay High School Choir

  • ORFF: Carmina Burana (also performed at Carnegie Hall)

 

2008-2009

  • MOZART: Requiem 🔊 Rex Tremende

  • DURUFLÉ: Requiem 🔊 Ubi Caritas | Selected motets  

  • HAYDN: Lord Nelson Mass

 

2007-2008 

  • BRAHMS: Alto Rhapsody & Schicksalslied | MENDELSSOHN: Lobegesang

  • BACH: Jesu, Meine Freude; Komm Jesu, Komm; Selected chorales from St. Matthew Passion

  • EASTBURN: Songs of the Earth 🔊 Listen to the Air | American Traditional Music  

  • Tour to Germany - EASTBURN: Songs of the Earth | American music

 

2006-2007

  • BERNSTEIN: The Lark & Chichester Psalms

  • SCHUBERT: Mass in G (performed at Carnegie Hall)

  • HIDAS: Requiem (performed with Salem Concert Band) | Selected spirituals and early sacred songs 🔊 No Time (Emily Flanagan, alto)

 

2005-2006

 

2004-2005

 

2003-2004

  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Hodie

  • BRAHMS: Ein deutsches Requiem (performed with Western Oregon University Chamber Singers) 🔊 Denn Alles Fleisch

  • RUTTER: Magnificat | BACH: Magnificat (performed with Western Oregon University Chamber Singers) (also performed at Carnegie Hall)

 

2002-2003

  • EASTBURN: Songs of the Earth (performed with Linn-Benton Community College Chorale)

  • POULENC: Stabat Mater

  • Celebrating the Lewis & Clark Expedition

 

2001-2002

  • HANDEL: Israel in Egypt

  • MOZART: Requiem (performed with Western Oregon University Chamber Singers) (also performed at Carnegie Hall)

  • MAHLER: 8th Symphony (performed with Eugene Symphony and massed choirs)

 

2000-2001

  • RUTTER: Gloria | GABRIELI: Motets

  • MENDELSSOHN: Elijah (performed with Western Oregon University choirs)

  • Music of Africa

 

1999-2000

  • PUCCINI: Messa di Gloria (also performed at Carnegie Hall) 🔊 Gloria 🔊 Sanctus

  • VERDI: Requiem (performed with Western Oregon University choirs)

  • ELGAR: The Music Makers | ALDRIDGE: A Prayer: for a Music (premiere of FCO commission)

 

1998-1999

  • BACH: Christmas Oratorio

  • MOZART: Regina Coeli, Vesperae Confessore, Vesperae Dominicai, Ave Verum

  • Songs of 1899: A panorama of music and songs from 100 years ago

 

1997-1998

  • DELLO JOIO: To St. Cecelia | PURCELL: Hail! Bright Cecilia | VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Serenade to Music

  • ORFF: Carmina Burana (performed with Western Oregon University choirs)

  • GILBERT & SULLIVAN: The Mikado

 

1996-1997

  • ELGAR: Dream of Gerontius

  • Settings of 'Gloria' by Vivaldi, Weelkes, Poulenc, Puccini & René Clausen

  • Steppin’ Out: A Tribute to Gershwin & Berlin)

 

1995-1996

  • MOZART: Requiem

  • BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms | BERGER: Brazilian Psalm

  • GILBERT & SULLIVAN: Pirates of Penzance 

  • Tour to France, Germany, Spain & Switzerland

 

1994-1995

  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Sancta Civitas 

  • BRAHMS: Liebeslieder Walzer | PINKHAM: Wedding Cantata

  • Songs We Took to War: American music of the 1930s & 1940s

1993-1994

  • BRITTEN: A Ceremony of Carols | CHARPENTIER: Midnight Mass 

  • BACH: Jesu Meine Freude (Lenten and Easter Music of J.S. Bach)

  • GILBERT & SULLIVAN: H.M.S. Pinafore

1992-1993

  • APRAHAMIAN: Prologue to John

  • BRAHMS: Requiem

  • RACHMANINOFF: Solemn Vespers (performed with Willamette Master Chorus)

1991-1992

  • PINKHAM: Christmas Cantata | MOZART: Coronation Mass | Selected Renaissance motets

  • HANDEL: Messiah

  • Love Songs of the British Isles

1990-1991

  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Hodie

  • SCHUBERT: Mass No. 6 in E-flat Major

  • Music of the Beatles

1989-1990

  • APRAHAMIAN: Prologue to John (premiere)

  • An American Sampler

  • Tour of Denmark, Norway & Sweden

1988-1989

  • BACH: Magnificat | VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Fantasia on Christmas Carols

  • DISTLER: Totentanz

  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (performed at the Oregon State Capitol)

1987-1988

  • MENDELSSOHN: Elijah

  • HANDEL: Israel in Egypt

  • Give My Regards to Broadway

1986-1987

  • BACH: Christmas Oratorio

  • BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms (performed with Oregon State University and Linn-Benton Community College choirs)

  • MACKINNON: Pastorale Mass (premiere)

  • Gay Nineties Gala

1985-1986

  • SCHUTZ: A Christmas Story

  • MOZART: Missa Brevis

  • VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Serenade to Music | PINKHAM: Wedding Cantata

  • Tour of Denmark & Germany (first tour)

1984-1985

  • PUCCINI: Messa di Gloria

  • A Bach Celebration

  • GILBERT & SULLIVAN: Trial by Jury (first operetta)

1983-1984

  • HANDEL: Messiah

  • POULENC: Stabat Mater (performed with Western Oregon State College Concert Choir)

  • Puttin' on the Ritz: Music of the 1920s

1982-1983

  • BACH: Christ Lag in Todesbaden

  • BACH: Magnificat

  • Swing into the '40s

1981-1982

  • BRITTEN: Saint Nicolas

  • HAYDN: Lord Nelson Mass

  • The '30s with Gershwin and Porter

1980-1981

  • PERGOLESI: Magnificat | HANDEL: Selections from Messiah

  • American Music Sampler

1979-1980

  • VIVALDI: Gloria