“SACRED MASTERWORKS—Past and Present” was the theme of Maranatha’s 2012 Fall Festival program. The combined choirs and symphony orchestra presented past masterworks of sacred choral symphonic literature including works of Mozart, Brahms, Faure, and Handel. Present sacred gems included Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven arranged by Lopez & Lynch, Holy, Holy, Holy arranged by Bob Walters, and He Never Said a Mublin’ Word arranged by Monty Budahl. Read the program and watch excerpts below.
Dies Irae (from Requiem Mass in D Minor, K.626) ~ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
How Lovely Is Thy Dwelling Place (from A German Requiem, Op.45) ~ Johannes Brahms
He Never Said a Mumblin’ Word ~ Traditional/arr.Budahl
Hallelujah Chorus (from Messiah) ~ Handel