May 24, 2016

Joint concert with Orfão Tomaz de Alcaide, at Santa Maria Church, Estremoz, Portugal. Con Brio performed: Fetler, Sing Sing unto God; Palestrina, Exultate Deo; Trad. arr. Parker, Hark I Hear the Harps Eternal;  arr. Miranda, Suíte Nordestina, with Tom Meisenzahl, tenor; Favero, Te Quiero, with Rolf Petersen, bass and Abby Bruce, soprano; Foster arr,. Halloran, Nelly Bly; Applegate, Goodwin and Meyer, Goodbye my Coney Island Baby, with Tom Meisenzahl, Ransom Bruce and Peter Amos, tenor, Matt Saltus, baritone, Rolf Peterson, bass; Heyman/Young arr. Azelton, When I fall in love; Copland, Long Time Ago; Trad. arr. Thomas The Drinking Gourd;  Trad. arr. Hairston, In Dat Great Gittin’ Up Morning’ with Ranson Bruce, tenor;  Medema arr. Schrader, Lord Listen to your Children; Trad. arr. Hogan, arr. Smith, Ride the Chariot with Wanda Barnes, soprano; Trad. arr. Rutter, When the Saints go Marching in In;  Trad. arr Ribeiro, Natal de Elvas; Hampton, Praise His Holy Name. Natal de Elvas was conducted by Dr. João Luis Nabo, all other pieces were conducted by Dr. Stephen Bruce.