Friday, October 26, 2007

The History of Music

The title of this years Fall Concert with the Galveston College Choir was The History of Music. The music was performed in the order of when they were written in musical history.

The choir performed the 1st half.

From the Middle Ages
Kyrie - Gregorian Chant

From the Renaissance Period
O Quam Gloriosum Est Regnum - Tomas Luis de Victoria

From the Baroque Period
Your Voices Raise - George Handel

From the Classic Period
Dixit Dominus - W. A. Mozart

From the Romantic Period
O Schöne - Johannes Brahms

From the 20th Century
The Road Not Taken - Randall Thompson

From the 21st Cenury
Shh - Vijay Singh

From the Jazz Genre
Georgia On My Mind - Hoagy Carmichael
'S Wonderful - George Gershwin

The Island Steel Drum Band continued with the 2nd half.

* Island Echo - Brad Shores
* The Hammer - Brad Shores
* The Girl from Ipanema - Eric D. Sharp
* The Groove in the Mist - Eric D. Sharp
* Steeling the Blues - Brad Shores

There were over 90 people at the concert. A little less that the spring concert but it was the 1st time we had a fall concert. It was a great concert and both groups sounded incredible. And of course I had way too much fun.

Posted by Eric at October 26, 2007 10:46 PM