Listen to VOMCE

Follow the links in the programs below for samples from our recent live performances.

COVID Hiatus

Spring 2020 through Summer 2021

 

Home for the Holidays

December 21, 2019  |  Jacuzzi Family Vineyards, Sonoma

Nowell, Nowell, Nowell! – Elizabeth Maconchy

A Hymn to the Virgin – Benjamin Britten

Gebor’n ist uns ein Kindelein – German 16th Century

Quem Vidistis – Francis Poulenc

Es ist ein Ros entsprungen – arr John Leavitt

S’Vivon – arr Betty Bertaux

Quem pastores – arr John Rutter

Thula Baba – arr Allan Petker

Rejoice, Rejoice, The Savior Comes – arr Michael Burkhardt

Blessed Be That Maid Marie – arr Crawford R Thoburn

O Magnum Mysterium – Lauridsen

Stille Nacht – arr Philip Lawson

The Crown of Roses – Tchaikovsky

Give Good Gifts – traditional Shaker Hymn

Wintertide – Ola Gjeilo

Home for the Holidays – arr Mac Huff

The Art of Song

featuring guest conductor/composer Bradley Ellingboe

April 28, 2019  |  St Andrew Presbyterian Church, Sonoma

All That Hath Life and Breath Praise Ye the Lord – René Clausen

Ubi Caritas – Maurice Duruflé

Serenade – Sergey Khvoshchinsky

Sing Me to Heaven – arr Daniel E Gawthrop

Evening – Ēriks Ešenvalds

The Reason for my Song – Bradley Ellingboe

Soneto de la Noche – Morten Lauridsen

Be Music, Night – Bradley Ellingboe

Fair Phyllis – John Farmer

Entreat Me Not To Leave You – Dan Forrest

Heart, We Will Forget Him! – Bradley Ellingboe

Vinea Mea Electa – Francis Poulenc

Amyntas With His Phyllis Fair – Francis Pilkington

Dieu! qui’l la fait bon regarder – Claude Debussy

C’est la petit’ fill’ du Prince – Francis Poulenc

As Vesta Was From Latmos Hill Descending – Thomas Weelkes

Christmas 2018

December 15, 2018  |  Jacuzzi Family Vineyards, Sonoma

Born Today – arr Richard Proulx

Hodie Christus Natus Est – Jan Sweelinck

Deck the Hall – Traditional

Ave Maria – Sergey Khvoshchinsky

Venite Exultemus – William Byrd

The Lamb – John Tavener

God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen – arr Sir John Stainer

Somerset Wassail – arr John Rutter

The Three Kings – Peter Cornelius, arr Ivor Atkins

Hodie Christus Natus Est – Francis Poulenc

Adam lay ybounden – Boris Ord

Bogoroditse Djevo – Sergei Rachmaninoff

Ave Maria – Anton Bruckner

Christians Awake! – John Wainwright

The First Noël – Traditional

Sing Lullaby – Herbert Howells

Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day – arr Sir David Willcocks

Wassail Song – arr R Vaughan Williams

Christmas is Coming – Walford Davies

How Can I Keep From Singing?

April 28, 2018  |  Sonoma Woman’s Club, Sonoma

Revecy venir du Printans – Claude Le Jeune

Magnificat (short service) – Orlando Gibbons

Only in Sleep – Eriks Ešenvalds; lyrics – Sara Teasdale


Night on a Starry Hill – Matthew Emery; lyrics – Marjorie Pickthall

Lux Aeterna – Kevin Memley

Mailied – Moritz Hauptmann; lyrics – JW von Goethe

Wanderers Nachtlied – Moritz Hauptmann; lyrics – JW von Goethe

Tykus tykus – Vaclovas Augustinas

Afton Requiem – Adam Cork

When David Heard – Thomas Tomkins

Good Night, Dear Heart – Dan Forrest; lyrics – Mark Twain

Ubi Caritas – Paul Mealor

God Shall Not Forget Us – Bradley Ellingboe; lyrics – Kenneth Patchen

Lay a Garland – RL Pearsall

Stars – Lloyd Pfautsch

How Can I Keep from Singing? – Z Randall Stroope

Spreading Joy!

December 16, 2017  |  Jacuzzi Family Vineyards, Sonoma

Prelude – Ola Gjeilo

Wexford Carol – arr John Rutter

Bogoroditse Djevo – Sergei Khvoshchinsky

The Shepherd’s Carol – William Billings

Bethlehem Down – Peter Warlock

Silent Night – Franz Gruber

The Three Kings – Healey Willan

King Jesus Hath a Garden – arr Charles Wood

Pat-a-Pan – arr David Conte

Hodie Christus Natus Est – Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina

Allons Gay Bergeres – Guillaume Costeley

A Spotless Rose – Herbert Howells

Ave Maria – Robert Parsons

Bogoroditse Djevo – Arvo Pärt

Dormi Jesu – John Rutter

Joy to the World – Lowell Mason, arr Rutter

Das Gläut zu Speyer – Ludwig Senfl, arr Tom T Shelton

Wintertide – Ola Gjeilo

Deck the Hall – arr John Rutter

Christmas Time is Here – Vince Guaraldi, arr Audrey Snyder

10th Anniversary Spring Concert

April 2, 2017  |  St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, Sonoma

April is in My Mistress’ Face – Kirbye

Ay Luna Que Reluces – Upsala

Thou My Love Art Fair – Bob Chilcott

Ubi Caritas – Ola Gjeilo

La Cabaña – Emilio Murillo

Sure on the Shining Night – Morten Lauridsen

Sicut Cervus – Palestrina

Shenandoah – arr James Erb

At The Round Earth’s Imagined Corners –  Willametta Spencer

The Isle is Full of Noises – Paul Ayres

Be Music Night – Bradley Ellingboe

And So It Goes – arr Bob Chilcott

Amor de mi Alma – Randall Stroope

Dona Nobis Pacem – Joseph Gregorio

A Boy and a Girl – Eric Whitacre

Set Me As A Seal – René Clausen

Soneto de la Noche – Morten Lauridsen

And Give you Peace – Allan Robert Petker

You Are The New Day

The Reason for my Song – Bradley Ellingboe

10th Anniversary Holiday Concert

December 18, 2016  |  St. Francis Solano Roman Catholic Church, Sonoma

Born Today – arr. Richard Proulx
Accompanied by members of St. Francis Solano School Bell Choir

Matin Responsory – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Soloists: Jerome Smith, Skye Thompson, Ramona Witt

O Magnum Mysterium – Tomás Luis de Victoria

Bring a Torch, Jeanette, Isabella – arr. Alice Parker & Robert Shaw

Hodie Christus Natus Est – Francis Poulenc

Es Ist Ein’ Ros’ Entsprungen – arr. John Leavitt
The men of VOMCE

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing – Felix Mendelssohn

Virga Jesse – Anton Bruckner

Come, Walk With Me Toward Bethlehem – John Burke

Brich An, O Schönes Morgenlicht – J. S. Bach

Thula Baba – arr. Allan Robert Petker
Soloist: Michele Baroody

Make We Joy Now In This Fest – William Walton

The Shepherd’s Carol – Bob Chilcott

Wassail song – arr. R. Vaughn Williams

Stille Nacht – arr. Philip Lawson
The Women of VOMCE

Deck the Hall – arr. David Willcocks

God Shall Not Forget Us – Bradley Ellingboe

Auld Lang Syne – arr. Risa Aratyr

Rise Up Shepherd and Follow – arr. John Rutter