Hosted by St. John’s, Vernon, on March 15th, 2015


List of participants for the Choir Festival:

Ellington Congregational Church — Director of Music – Esther Pezzella
First Lutheran Church, Ellington
Grace Episcopal Church, Stafford Springs — Director of Music – Herbert Kingsbury
St. John’s Episcopol Church, Vernon — Director of Music – Markus Centato
St, Peter’s Episcopal Church, South Windsor — Director of Music – Martha Houlroyd
2nd Congregational Church, Manchester — Director of Music – David Wallace
Union Baptist Church, Hartford — Director of Music – Wayne Dixon
Union Congregational Church, Rockville — Director of Music – Clifford Wood

Rector of St. John’s Episcopal Church, The Rev. Virginia Army


Prelude      Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing

[In the setting of Peter Tschaikovsky’s Piano Concerto, Op. 23]
By John Wyeth
Markus Centola. Piano


Hymn I Sing the Mighty Power of God


Then Will the Very Rocks Cry Out            arr. Hayes

Directed by Herbert Kingsbury and
Accompanied by Markus Centola


The 23rd Psalm                                             McFerrin

Directed by Markus Centola


Will the Circle Be Unbroken         Gabriel arr. Moore

Directed by David Wallace and
Accompanied by Martha Houlroyd


Walk Together Children              Spiritual arr. Smith

Directed by Wayne Dixon


Earth Song                                                      Tichli

Directed by Herbert Kingsbury


Great is Thy Faithfulness

[In the setting of Franz Liszt’s Liebestraum], by William Runyan
Markus Centola, Piano


Mary Had a Baby                     Spiritual arr. Thompson

Directed by Wayne. Dixon


Shine On                                           Smith arr. Harlan

Directed by Esther Pezzella cod
Accompanied by Martha Houlroyd


Come, Behold the Lamb                                       Mengel

Directed by Martha Houlroyd and
Accompanied by Cliff Wood


Worthy Is the Lamb                                            Larson

Directed by Herbert Kingsbury and
Accompanied by Cliff Wood


O Be Joyful In the Lord           Albert, Prince Consort

Directed by Cliff Wood and
Accompanied by Esther Pezzella


Hymn All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name


Postlude      Fanfare, 6th double Concerto            Soler

Cliff Wood. Organ

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