Posts by Jayson Snipes

Holiday Session 4: “O Little Town of Bethlehem”

Holiday Session 4: “O Little Town of Bethlehem”

Please enjoy our final session of 2020 – “O Little Town of Bethlehem,” arranged by Dan Forrest. We are very...

Holiday Session 3: “There Shall a Star” – Felix Mendelssohn

Holiday Session 3: “There Shall a Star” – Felix Mendelssohn

Felix Mendelssohn (1809–1847) was working on the composition of an oratorio but died suddenly at the age of 38 before...

Holiday Session 2: “Glow” – Eric Whitacre

Holiday Session 2: “Glow” – Eric Whitacre

“Glow,” by Eric Whitacre (b. 1950), was composed for the World of Color Honor Choir as part of the World of...

Holiday Session 1: “Christmas Is Coming” – Mack Wilberg

Holiday Session 1: “Christmas Is Coming” – Mack Wilberg

Reflecting the joy and anticipation of the season, this exciting piece exclaims “Christmas is coming!” Please enjoy this holiday greeting...

Session 5: “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” – Dan Forrest

Session 5: “My Country ‘Tis of Thee” – Dan Forrest

What is it about music that draws us into it? That gives us satisfaction as we listen? Music has a...

Session 2: Cantique de Jean Racine – Gabriel Fauré

Session 2: Cantique de Jean Racine – Gabriel Fauré

Perhaps because he was already renowned as an outstanding organist and teacher, Fauré only slowly gained recognition as a composer....

Season 43 is here!

Season 43 is here!

“Lift Every Voice and Sing” is a song of hope and freedom. It was first written as a poem by...

Welcome to Season 43

Welcome to Season 43