Yun Kim, Hina Sakamoto, and Miho Takelkawa
Yun Kim, Hina Sakamoto, and Miho Takelkawa

AGO Seattle 2022 (V) #2405

. . . a powerful prelude, a poetic vision, spiritual reflections, and a parade of psalms.

Hour 1

DIETERICH BUXTEHUDEPraeludium in e, BuxWV 142KARL OSTERLANDGrand Partita on Ein feste Burg (Fanfare & Trio)JOHANN NICOLAUS HANFFEin feste BurgJulia Brown (1995 Pasi/Trinity Lutheran Church, Lynnwood, WA) (r. 7/5/22)

HINA SAKAMOTOTamayura - The orbs encircling me in heaven (1. The sound of the orbs in heaven; 2. My soul ascends with the rising wind; 3. The orbs encircling me in heaven; 4. The sweet scent of orbs fills the air; 5. My soul leaps at the gently floatins orbs; 6. The orbs, fresh like balls of water, feel like a soft, warm hand and taste like the sweetest fruit; 7. In each of these orbs dwells the boundless lightness of God).   IAN FARRINGTONLay my burden down (Sometimes I feel like a motherless child & Every time I feel the spirit)Miho Takekawa, marimba; Yun Kim (1989 Fritts/Kilworth Chapel, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA) (r. 7/4/22)

Filler – BUXTEHUDE (see above)

Hour 2

BRENDA PORTMANHow long, o Lord, fr Psalm Sonata No. 1RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS (arr.)All people that on earth do dwellLEONARD BERNSTEINPsalms 108 & 100, fr Chichester PsalmsMARTIN LUTHEROut of the depthsANTHONY PICCOLO:  Anthem, O how amiable. MARY KAY BEALLO God, you are my God aloneMARK SEDIOAnthem, Nada me falta (Psalm 23)ULYSSES KAYAnthem, O praise the LordRICHARD PROULXThe stars declare his glorySTEPHANIE MARTINAnthem, Now the queen of seasonsWILLIAM CROFTO God, our help in ages pastCHARLES VILLIERS STANFORDPsalm 150HUBERT PARRY:  O praise ye the LordPATRICK A. SCOTT:  2 Improvisations on O praise ye the LordChoir of Epiphany Seattle/Maxine Thévenot; Janet Yieh and Patrick A. Scott (1995 Casavant/Bellevue Presbyterian Church, Bellevue, WA) (r. 7/6/22)

Filler -  PARRYHymn, O praise ye the Lord (see above)

This series will be continued in coming months.  The next AGO National Convention will take place in San Francisco, CA (June 30-July 4, 2024).

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