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2002 Festival

The 2002 Celebration of African American Spirituals featured guest soprano Marymal Holmes.

February 22, 2002 Esber Recital Hall

Susan Boardman, soprano; Anthony Leach, piano

  • Lyric Suite (A Collection of Spirituals in Gospel Style) ♦ Robert L. Morris

Korey Jackson, baritone; Anthony  Leach, piano

  • Deep River ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan
  • Walk Together Children ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan
  • Take My Mother Home ♦ Hall Johnson

Marymal Holmes, soprano; Anthony Leach, piano

  • Is There Anybody Here That Loves My Jesus? ♦ arranged by Undine Smith Moore
  • Lil' David Play On Your Harp ♦ arranged by H. T. Burleigh
  • Deep River ♦ arranged by H. T. Burleigh
  • Here' One ♦ William Grant Still
  • He's Got the Whole World in His Hands ♦ arranged by Margaret Bonds

February 23, 2002 Esber Recital Hall

Glee Club; Bruce Trinkley, conductor; Michael Congliaro, accompanist

  • Don't Be Weary Traveler ♦ arranged by Bruce Trinkley
  • We Shall Walk Through the Valley in Peace ♦ arranged by William Appling
  • Soon Ah Will Be Done ♦ arranged by Bruce Trinkley
  • Ride On, King Jesus ♦ arranged by Bruce Trikley

Discantus; Sarah Johnson, conductor; William Gohl, accompanist

  • Joshua Fit De Battle of Jericho ♦ arranged by Mary Lou India Jackson (Jennifer E. Mourar, Emily Baskin, Laura Kay, soloists)
  • Jesus Walked This Lonesome Valley ♦ arranged by William Dawson (Jennifer Bittner, soloist)
  • Ain't That Good News ♦ arranged by William Dawson

Marymal Holmes, soprano; Anthony Leach, piano

  • On Ma Journey ♦ Edward Boatner
  • Ride On King, Jesusa ♦ arranged by Hall Johnson

University Choir; Anthony Leach, conductor

  • Ride the Chariot ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan
  • Ride on King Jesus ♦ arranged by Edward Boatner
  • Wade in the Water ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan
  • Jesus Lay Yo' Head in De Winder ♦ arranged by Joseph Joubert (Marymal Holmes, soloist)

February 24, 2002 - Esber Recital Hall

Essence of Joy; Anthony Leach, music director; Korey Jackson, assistant director

  • Walk Together Children ♦ arranged by Anthony Leach
  • Hear My Prayer ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan
  • Wade in the Water ♦ arranged by Howard Roberts (Keith Morris, Andrew Parise, soloists)
  • You Must Have That True Religion ♦ arranged by Roland Carter (Alana Arbey-Blakey, soloist)
  • Elijah Rock ♦ arranged by Jester Hairston
  • Elijah Rock ♦ arranged by Hall Johnson
  • Elijah Rock ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan
  • Is There Anybody Here That Loves My Jesus? ♦ Undine Smith Moore
  • He's Got the Whole World in His Hands ♦ arranged by Margaret Bonds (Marymal Holmes, soloist)
  • This Little Light of Mine ♦ arranged by William Dawson (Marymal Holmes, soloist)
  • His Light Still Shines ♦ Moses Hogan (Alfie Parker, Allison Gibbs, Jason Shuffler, Alana Arbe-Bakey, narrators; Abigail Foard, G. Scott Barton, soloists)