PLU Multimedia Recordings

Rejoice & Sing

  • Choir of the West, University Chorale, University Singers - Richard Sparks and Richard Nance, Conductors

Steeped in rich tradition, the PLU Christmas Festival Celebrations are held each year before enthusiastic crowds in Seattle, Portland and on the campus of PLU. We are proud of this new recording made to capture the seasonal beauty of PLU’s choral excellence. Featured is the premiere recording of the wonderful composition Hodie Christus natus est, composed by our own Dr. Richard Nance.

Rejoice & Sing CD

Compact Disc - 1999

PLU Multimedia Recordings -- Pacific Lutheran University


Track Title Composer Length
1 Personent Hodie
setting by Lara Hoggard 3:48
2 Adam Lay Ybounden Boris Ord 1:34
Hodie Christus natus est Richard Nance 4:22
4 A Spotless Rose Herbert Howells 3:05
5 Riu, riu, chiu ed. Noah Greenberg 2:22
6 There is a Flowe John Rutter 4:42
7 Ding, Dong, Merrily on High arr. Stephen Paulus 2:01
8 Sweet was the Song arr. René Clausen 3:11
Three Movements from “Ceremony of Carols,” Op. 28
Benjamin Britten
9 (#2.) Wolcum Yole
10 (#3.) There is no Rose
11 (#10.) Deo Gracias
12 Ave Maris Stella Javier Busto 4:02
13 Rejoice and Sing This Christmas Morn
Eleanor Daly 2:34
14 Carol of the Birds arr. Robert Shaw & Alice Parker 3:40
15 Ave Maria Franz Biebl 4:33
16 Cradle Song John Rutter
17 Venez, mes enfants arr. Donald Patrinquin 1:51
18 When the Herds Were Watching Richard Voorhaar 2:08
19 O Magnum Mysterium Morten Lauridsen 6:20
20 Angels We Have Heard on High arr. Gabriel Dumitrescu 4:04

Total Run-Time: 1:03:58