A New England Christmas

Saturday, December 18 at 7:30 PM
Christ Church of the Ascension Episcopal Church,  4015 East Lincoln Drive, Paradise Valley 

Sunday, December 19 at 3:00 PM
Ascension Lutheran Church, 7100 North Mockingbird Lane, Paradise Valley

Crisp chilly air, meandering roads dusted with snow, and the distant peal of church bells.  Arizona Masterworks Chorale creates this iconic New England setting with inspirational music to help you celebrate the holidays.  Join us for this delightful Christmas program which includes such pieces as Sleep Holy Child by Thomas Pavlechko, Still, Still, Still by Norman Luboff, and the medley Silent Night/O Beautiful by Phoenix composer Michael McCabe.

Concert Program

Here We Come a-Wassailing…………… English Carol,  arr. John Rutter

Still, Still, Still………………………………………………………………………………… Norman Luboff

Lully Lullay……………………………………………………………. Darren Herring

There is No Rose………………………………………………………………. Herring 

Rosa Mystica………………………………………………………………………… C. Waddell

The Golden Rose Carol………………………………………………………….. Richard Ewer

Flower of Love ……………………………………………………………………… Jayson Engquist

Sleep Holy Child……………………………………………………. Thomas Pavlechko

The Holly and the Ivy ……………………………………………… arr. Stephen Main

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen……………………………… 16th Century English Carol, arr. Henry Pfohl

 I Saw Three Ships………………………….. English Carol, arr. John Rutter

Gesu Bambino……………………………………………………………………………. Pietro Yan

One Small Babe…………………………………………………………………………………… Lynn S. Lund

What Child is This……………………………………………………………………………… Ed Hurd

The First Noel……………………………………………………………………. arr. Dan Forrest

Silent Night / O Beautiful………………………………………………………. Michael McCabe