University of Ottawa Choir

A bilingual choir affiliated with the School of Music

2021-2022

May 2021, "Jubilate!" virtual concert (watch on YouTube)

Laetentur Caeli, Kentaro Sato

Carson Becke, piano

 

Zueignung, op. 10 no. 1, Richard Strauss

Ständchen (Serenade), op. 17 no. 2, Richard Strauss

Carson Becke, piano

2020-2021

December 20, 2020 - January 15, 2021, "Hodie!" virtual concert

Hodie Christus Natus Est, Healey Willan

Petit papa Noël, arr. Brice Legée

J'écoute la neige, Rachel Laurin

Angel's Carol, John Rutter

Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht, Joseph Mohr / Franz Xaver Gruber

2019-2020

April 5, 2020 with the Calixa-Lavallée Ensemble and Choral Ensemble (School of Music)

(Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic)

Meeres Stille und Glückliche Fahrt, Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Sonata no. 32 in C Minor (1st movement), Ludwig van Beethoven

Opferleid, Ludwig van Beethoven

A Silence Haunts Me, Jake Runestad

Elegischer Gesang, Ludwig van Beethoven

String Quartet no. 10 in E-flat Major, Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Trio no. 4 in B-flat Major (3rd movement Tema con Variazioni), Ludwig van Beethoven

Bundeslied, Ludwig van Beethoven

Christus am Ölberge (last movement Hallelujah), Ludwig van Beethoven

Der glorreiche Augenblick (6th movement Finale), Ludwig van Beethoven

December 1, 2019

Gloria, Francis Poulenc

Magnificat, John Rutter

November 16-17, 2019 with the Choeur classique de l'Outaouais, University of Ottawa's Calixa-Lavallée Ensemble, and the Choral Ensemble

50th Anniversary Concert of the School of Music

University of Ottawa Choir: A sampling of December 1 concert

2018-2019

March 21, 2019 with the University of Ottawa Orchestra and student choirs (Calixa-Lavallée Ensemble and Choral Ensemble)

Lobgesang, Felix Mendelssohn

December 2, 2018

Yanaway Heyona, arr. Brian Tate

Ononyatakaka Place of the Rock, Mark Sirett

Chinese Folk Songs (excerpts), Chen Yi

Fengyang Song

Diu, Diu, Deng

Four Hanukkah Songs (excerpts), David Ludwig

Al Hanisim

Maoz Tzur

A Glimpse of Malaysia (Canadian Premiere), Geneviene Wong

Desh, an Indian Raga, arr. Ethan Sperry

Janger (trad. Balinese), arr. Budi Susanta Yohanes

Gamelan, R. Murray Schaffer

Kaana Kameme (trad. Oshivambo), arr. Scott Leithead

Ubi Caritas, Ola Gjeilo

Zulu Mama, arr. Jimmy Makwenda

Song of the Angels (Gloria), Mark Sirett

Veni, Veni Emmanuel, Michael J. Trotta

The Seal Lullaby, Eric Whitacre

Ding! Dong! Merrily on High, arr. Mack Wilberg

Venez, Divin Messie, arr. Andrew Ager

2017-2018

April 8, 2018

Remember (from Two Rossetti Songs), Stephen Chatman

Cantate brève « Tranquilles épiphanies », Rachel Laurin

Words of Chief Seattle, Amy Stephen

Where Have All the Flowers Gone, arr. Marc Sirett

The Stars Are With the Voyager, Eleanor Daley

Carmina Burana, Carl Orff

December 3, 2017

Vesperae solennes de confessore, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Requiem, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

2016-2017

April 9, 2017

Ononyatakaka, Mark Sirett

The Salish Song, Derek Healey

The Wonder Song, Harry Somers

Sunset (de Northwest Trilogy), Imant Raminsh

She's Like the Swallow, arr. Stephen Chatman

À la claire fontaine, arr. Stephen Smith

Un Canadien Errant, arr. Mark Sirett

Ave Maria, Elise Letourneau

Peace Prayer, Elise Letourneau

Sound Canticle on Bay Psalm 23, Gregg Smith

Rise Up My Love, My Fair One, Healey Willan

Ave Verum Corpus, Imant Raminsh

Deux madrigaux mexicains, Manuel de Zumaya

December 4, 2016

Gloria, John Rutter

Coronation Anthems, George Frideric Handel

2015-2016

April 3, 2016

Liebesleider Walzer, op. 52, Johannes Brahms

Two Butterflies; Ample Make This Bed, Martin Sedek

A Boy and a Girl, Eric Whitacre

Trois chansons de Charles d'Orléans, Claude Debussy

Rise Up My Love, My Fair One, Healey Willan

Ce beau printemps, Mark Sirett

If Music Be the Food of Love, David Dickau

Der 42 Psalm, Felix Mendelssohn

November 25, 2015

Cantate de Noël, Daniel Pinkham

Chesterton's Carol, Brian Holmes

Tyrley, Tyrlow, Brian Holmes

In the Bleak Midwinter, Ola Gjeilo

O Come, O Come, Emmanuel, Ola Gjeilo

Gloria, Jonathan Willcocks

Hodie Christus natus est, Jan Sweelinck

The Kings, Peter Cornelius

Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming, Steven Sametz

Das Neugeborne Kinderlein, Dietrich Buxtehude

2014-2015

March 29, 2015

Ein deutsches Requiem, Johannes Brahms

November 30, 2014

Magnificat, John Rutter

Christmas Fanfare, Nancy Telfer

Hodie Christus Natus Est, Giovanni Gabrieli

In Dulci Jubilo, Dietrich Buxtehude (arr. Michel Rondeau)

Hodie Christus Natus Est, Healey Willan

I Sing the Birth, Stephen Chatman

A Spotless Rose, Herbert Howells

There is No Rose, Connor Koppin

The Huron Carol, arr. Robert B. Anderson

Angels We Have Heard on High, Stephen Chatman

The First Noël, Stephen Chatman

2013-2014

April 6, 2014 with Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica Choir

Coelos Ascendit Hodie, Charles Stanford

Heilig, Felix Mendelssohn

Faire is the Heaven, William Harris

Messe pour double choeur, Frank Martin

Two Hymns to the Mother of God, John Taverner

Fest- und Gedenksprüche, Johannes Brahms

Pater Noster, Jacob Handl

Duo Seraphim Clamabant, Francisco Guerrero

Cantate Domino, Heinrich Schütz

O La, O Che Bon Echo, Roland de Lassus

Jauchzet dem Herren, Heinrich Schütz

December 6, 2013

Motet: O Magnum Mysterium, Tomás Luis de Victoria

Mass: O Magnum Mysterium, Tomás Luis de Victoria

Es ist ein Ros entsprungen, Michael Praetorius

Riu, Riu, Chiu, arr. Noah Greenberg

Gaudete, arr. Steven Sametz

Mid-winter, Bob Chilcott

L'adieu des bergers, Hector Berlioz

Puer Natus, Michael Praetorius

Ein Kindelein so löbelich, Michael Praetorius

In dulci jubilo, Samuel Scheidt

Puer Natus in Bethlehem, Michael Praetorius

2012-2013

May 26, 2013

Abendlied, Josef Rheinberger

Selig sind die da Leid tragen, Heinrich von Herzogenberg

Ubi Caritas, Michel Guimont

Totus Tuus, Henryk Górecki

Le pont Mirabeau, Lionel Daunais

A la volette; O Prairie Land, Stephen Chatman

An Old Man He Courted Me, Stephen Chatman

She's Like a Swallow; Lukey's Boat, Stephen Chatman

Irish Blessing, Bob Chilcott

Ave Maria, Elise Letourneau

Peace Prayer, Elise Letourneau

Due North V: Mosquitoes, Stephen Chatman

March 10, 2013

A Pentatonic Alleluia, Ross Whitney

Alleluia, Eric Whitacre

Water Night, Eric Whitacre

Evening, Erik Esenvalds

Amazing Grace (trad.), arr. Erik Esenvalds

The Seal Lullaby, Eric Whitacre

Put Vejini (Blow, Winds), Imant Raminsh

Mid-Winter Songs, Morten Lauridsen

November 24, 2012

Salve Regina, Moritz Hauptmann

Ave Maria, Franz Biebl

Magnificat, Francisco Lopez Capillas

Magnificat, John Tavener

Magnificat, Arvo Pärt

Magnificat, Dietrich Buxtehude

Cantata 10, Johann Sebastian Bach

Magnificat, Anonymous - Bolivia

2011-2012

March 3, 2012

Locus Iste, Anton Bruckner

Os Justi, Anton Bruckner

Ave Maria, Anton Bruckner

Inveni David, Anton Bruckner

Ecce sacerdos, Anton Bruckner

Mass no. 2 in E Minor, Anton Bruckner

November 13, 2011

Ave Maria, Tomás Luis de Victoria

Hymn to the Virgin, Benjamin Britten

Her Sacred Spirit Soars, Eric Whitacre

Lord, Thou Hast Been Our Refuge, Ralph Vaugan Williams

Cantus Missae (Mass in E Major), Josef Rheinberger

2010-2011

March 25, 2011

Ein deutsches Requiem, Johannes Brahms

November 28, 2010

Song for Athene, John Tavener

In Remembrance, Eleanor Daley

O Nata Lux, Morten Lauridsen

Lux Aurumque, Eric Whitacre

Agneau de Dieu, Rupert Lang

O Gladsome Light, Kurt Sander

Requiem, op. 9, Maurice Duruflé

2009-2010

March 26, 2010

Fantasia, op. 80 (Choral Fantasy), Ludwig van Beethoven

Lobgesang, Felix Mendelssohn

December 5, 2009

Theresienmesse, Joseph Haydn

Der Stern von Bethlehem, Josef Rheinberger

2008-2009

April 3, 2009

Rhapsody for alto, male chorus, and orchestra, Johannes Brahms

Te Deum, Anton Bruckner

December 6, 2008

Feel the Spirit, John Rutter

Mass in Blue, Will Todd

2007-2008

April 4, 2008

Uncommon Prayers, J.G. Armstrong

Petite messe solennelle, Gioachino Rossini

December 1, 2007

Locus Iste; Ave Maria; Libera me, Domine, Anton Bruckner

Mass no. 2 in E Minor, Anton Bruckner

September 25, 2007 with the National Arts Centre Orchestra

Symphony no. 9 in D Minor, Ludwig van Beethoven

2006-2007

April 12, 2007

Serenade to Music, Ralph Vaughan Williams

The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace, Karl Jenkins

December 2, 2006

A Feast of Carols; Gloria; Exultate Justi, Randol Bass

Advent Carol, Peter Niedmann

The Guiding Star, Daniel Pinkham

Chesterton's Carol; Tyrley, Tyrlow, Brian Holmes

2005-2006

April 2006

Requiem, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

December 3, 2005

Puer Natus Est, Kunle Owolabi

Make We Joy Now, Mark Sirett

Gloria, Jonathan Willcocks

O Magnum Mysterium, Morten Lauridsen

From Darkness to Light, Ruth Watson Henderson

November 21, 2005 with the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra under David Currie

O Canada, Calixa Lavallée

Pomp and Circumstance March no. 1, Edward Elgar

Hymne des Marseillais, C.-J Rouget de Lisle / Hector Berlioz

Daphnis and Chloé, Maurice Ravel

O Canada, Calixa Lavallée

2004-2005

May 5, 2005 with the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra under David Currie

Grande Messe des morts, Hector Berlioz

January 27-29, 2005 with the National Arts Centre Orchestra and the Winnipeg Ballet

Carmina Burana, Carl Orff

December 3, 2004

Das neugeborne Kindelein, Dietrich Buxtehude

Magnificat in C Major, Jan Dismas Zelenka

Gloria in D Major, Antonio Vivaldi

2003-2004

July 22-23, 2004 with the National Arts Centre Orchestra

The Lord of the Rings Symphony, Howard Shore

May 2, 2004 with the Toronto Mendelssohn Youth Choir and the University of Lethbridge Singers

Songs by Lionel Daunais, David McIntyre, and Donald Patriquin

April 2, 2004

Te Deum, op. 103, Antonín Dvořák

December 7, 2003

Petite messe solennelle, Gioachino Rossini

October 6, 2003 with the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra under David Currie

Carmina Burana, Carl Orff

2002-2003

April 4, 2003

Te Deum en do, Joseph Haydn

Schicksalslied, Johannes Brahms

A Midsummer Night's Dream, Felix Mendelssohn

December 7, 2002

Les Chansons des roses, Morten Lauridsen

The Hour Has Come, Sril Irving Glick

Songs of Creation, Sril Irving Glick

2001-2002

April 7, 2002

Mass No. 3 in F Minor, Anton Bruckner

December 1, 2001

Chichester Psalms, Leonard Bernstein

Mid-Winter Songs, Morten Lauridsen

An Irving Berlin Christmas, Irving Berlin

A Musicological Journey Through the Twelve Days of Christmas, Craig Courtney

2000-2001

April 6, 2001

Exultate, jubilate K. 165, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Requiem, Luigi Cherubini

December 3, 2000

Mass in G Major, Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata 140 (Wachet auf), Johann Sebastian Bach

1999-2000

April 8, 2000

Die Jahreszeiten (Les saisons), Joseph Haydn

December 4, 1999

Messe de Noël (Deo Infanti), J.J. Perrault

Consolatio, Edwin Wendler

Magnificat, John Rutter

1998-1999

April 10, 1999

Lobgesang, Felix Mendelssohn

December 5, 1998

Laudate Dominum, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Zadok the Priest, George Frideric Handel

Mass in D Minor (Nelson Mass), Joseph Haydn

1997-1998

April 3, 1998

Die sieben Wörte des Erlösers, Joseph Haydn

Requiem, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

December 6, 1997

Works by Johannes Brahms and Franz Schubert

1996-1997

April 13, 1997

Magnificat in D, Johann Sebastian Bach

Mass in C, Ludwig van Beethoven

December 7, 1996

Operissima

Opera choruses by Bizet, Wagner, Cilea, Mascagni, Puccini, Verdi, and Borodin

1995-1996

April 12, 1996

Psalm 95, Felix Mendelssohn

Mass in D Major, Antonín Dvořák

December 3, 1995

Gloria in escelsis Deo, Johann Sebastian Bach

In nativitatem Domini nostri Jesu Christi canticum, Marc-Antoine Charpentier

Magnificat, John Rutter

October 25, 1995

Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile, Charles Gounod

Requiem, Gabriel Fauré

1994-1995

April 7, 1995

Ein deutsches Requiem, Johannes Brahms

December 4, 1994

Te Deum, Joseph Haydn

Missa Sancti Nicolai, Joseph Haydn

Psalm 42, Felix Mendelssohn

1993-1994

May 16, 1994 with the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra under David Currie

Der Mond, Carl Orff

April 10, 1994

Pavane, Gabriel Fauré

Requiem, Gabriel Fauré

December 1993

Stabat Mater, Joseph Haydn

Requiem, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

1992-1993

April 4, 1993

Der Stern von Bethlehem, Josef Rheinberger

Magnificat, John Rutter

December 1992

Mass in C major, Franz Schubert

Stabat Mater, Gioachino Rossini

1991-1992

April 6, 1992

Mass in C major, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Te Deum in D major, Jan Dismas Zelenka

December 1991

Hodie Christus Natus Est, Healey Willan

O Magnum Mysterium, Giovanni Gabrieli

Ein Kindelein so löbelich, Michael Praetorius

1990-1991

March 1991

Carmina Burana, Carl Orff

December 1990

Theresienmesse, Joseph Haydn

Cantata 61, Johann Sebastian Bach

Three Motets, Charles Villiers Stanford

1989-1990

March 1990

Gloria, Francis Poulenc

December 1989

Oratorio de Noël (extraits), Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantate de Noël, Daniel Pinkham

Hodie Christus Natus Est, Healey Willan

O Magnum Mysterium, Giovanni Gabrieli

Ein Kindelein so löbelich, Michael Praetorius

1988-1989

May 11, 1989

Requiem, Andrew Lloyd Webber

April 11, 1989

The Creation, Joseph Haydn

1987-1988

December 1987

O Magnum Mysterium, Tomás Luis de Victoria

Hodie Christus Natus Est, Giovanni Gabrieli

Ein Kindelein so löbelich, Michael Praetorius

Quatre motets de Noël, Francis Poulenc

1986-1987

March 27, 1987

Mass in C Minor, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

December 1986

Messe de minuit, Marc-Antoine Charpentier

1985-1986

April 1986

Die Jahreszeiten (Les saisons), Joseph Haydn

1984-1985

March 1985

St Matthew Passion, Johann Sebastian Bach

1983-1984

April 8, 1984

Fantasia, Op. 80 (Choral Fantasy), Ludwig van Beethoven

April 2, 1984

Magnificat, Johann Sebastian Bach

December 4, 1983

Works by Schütz, Praetorius, Verdi, Willan, Poulenc, Berlioz, Bruckner, and Bales

1982-1983

November 8, 1982

Les Noces, Igor Stravinsky

1981-1982

March 1982

Requiem, Johannes Brahms

December 1981

Mass in C Minor, Ludwig van Beethoven

1980-1981

December 6, 1980

Cantata 150, Johann Sebastian Bach

Jephté, Giacomo Carissimi

Magnificat, Francesco Durante

1979-1980

April 12, 1980

Requiem, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

December 10, 1979

A Ceremony of Carols, Benjamin Britten

Dix Lieder, Robert Schumann

1978-1979

April 8, 1979

Mass No. 3 in F Minor, Gabriel Fauré

Acht geistliche Gesänge, Max Reger

Behold the Tabernacle, Healey Willan

Gloria Deo per Immensa Saecula, Healey Willan

December 1978

Ave Verum Corpus, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Magnificat, Dietrich Buxtehude

Gloria in Excelsis Deo, Johann Sebastian Bach

Jubilate Deo, Benjamin Britten

Chants de Noël, arr. John Rutter

Motets de l'Avent, Josef Rheinberger


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