Spring 2021 Program
Our spring singing:
joy; sounds from different places and people; how we think of ourselves, and others.
I Celebrate Myself
Walt Whitman text
Music by John Michael Trotta
Song by Sayed Darwish (Egypt)
Arranged by Edward Torikian (Armenia)
Early in the morning, someone wakes up to prepare the bread of the day. In the meantime, the sound of the rooster is heard—“ku ku ku ku”—and the entire neighborhood awakens. People begin to greet to each other happily. Their pockets are empty but their mood is peaceful, convinced of hope.
Old Irish work song about two kinds of seaweed; one to dye clothing, another to eat.
arr. Fulton (Canada)
Soon-Ah Will Be Done
African American Spiritual
arr. William Dawson
The Lord Bless Your and Keep You
Peter C. Lutkin
A spring semester "Senior Week" traditional peice for College Choir.