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Umbrian Serenades specializes in works spanning from Renaissance to Gospel, Spiritual, and contemporary Choral repertoire. The ensemble of program participants has performed in exquisite venues in the Umbrian towns of Spoleto, Perugia, Sant’Eutizio di Preci, Orvieto, Assisi, Bevagna, Spello, Trevi, Montefalco, Todi, Norcia, as well as in Siena, Tuscany.  The 2017 program repertoire will be chosen by the founder, Paulo Faustini, and guest conductor, David Hayes, only after all applications materials and program payments have been made, about mid-February of 2017, picked specifically with the participants’ ability, experience and vocal colors in mind.  Below is a list of all the repertoire that has been performed to date by our “Serenaders”:

  • A Nun Takes the Veil – Barber
  • “Amahl” Choruses – Menotti
  • Adoramus Te – Palestrina
  • Ain’a That Good News – arr. Dawson
  • Ain’t Got Time to Die – Johnson
  • All Flesh is Grass – Massa
  • Alleluia – Thompson
  • Amazing Grace – Sacred Harp
  • Ave Maria – Biebl
  • Ave Maria – Bruckner
  • Ave Maria – des Prez
  • Ave Maria – Gombert
  • Ave Maria – Stravinsky
  • Ave Maria – Verdi
  • Ave Verum – Byrd
  • Be Like the Bird – Betinis
  • Beati Quorum Via – Stanford
  • Bogoroditse Dyevo – Rachmaninoff
  • Bright Canaan – Shaw/Parker
  • Call To Remembrance – Farrant
  • Cantate Domino – Monteverdi
  • Christus Factus Est – Bruckner
  • Danny Boy – arr. Flummerfelt
  • Deep River – arr. Toller
  • Denn das Gesetz (Jesu, Meine Freude) – Bach
  • Des Tages Weihe D.763 – Schubert
  • Elijah Rock! – arr. Hogan
  • En Natus Est Emmanuel – Praetorius
  • Esto Les Digo – Lange
  • Every Time I Feel The Spirit – arr. Dawson
  • Exsultate Deo – Palestrina
  • Exsultate Justi – Viadana
  • Give Me Jesus – arr. Fleming
  • God is Seen – Parker/Shaw
  • Gute Nacht (Jesu, Meine Freude) – Bach
  • Hark, I Hear the Harps Eternal – arr. Parker
  • Have Ye Not Known/Ye Shall Have a Song – Thompson
  • Heleluyan – arr. Ulrich
  • Hodie Christus Natus Est (Ceremony of Carols) – Britten
  • Hymn to the Virgin – Britten
  • Jubilate Deo – di Lasso
  • If Ye Love Me – Tallis
  • I’m Gonna Sing – Spiritual
  • Immortal Bach – Nystedt
  • In Paradisum – Fissinger
  • Jabula Jesus – arr. Hatfield
  • Jesus Christ the Apple Tree – Poston
  • Keep Your Lamps – arr. Thomas
  • Lauda Jerusalem – Pinheiro
  • Les Chansons des Roses  – Lauridsen
    • En une seule fleur
    • Contre qui, rose
    • De ton rêve trop plein
    • La rose complète
    • Dirait-on
  • Let Everything That Has Breath – Phares
  • Lift Thine Eyes (Elijah) – Mendelssohn
  • Locus Iste – Bruckner
  • Lord, For They Tender Mercy’s Sake – Farrant/Hilton
  • Lord, If I Got My Ticket – arr. Shaw/Parker
  • Magdalen Cease from Sighs and Sobs – Arr. Hurford
  • Maria Magdalene – Gabrieli
  • Mass for 4 voices (Kyrie) – Byrd
  • Mass for 4 Voice (Sanctus) – Byrd
  • Missa Super Dixit Maria (Credo) – Hassler
  • Missa Super Dixit Maria (Gloria) – Hassler
  • Missa Super Dixit Maria (Kyrie) – Hassler
  • My Dancing Day – arr. Page
  • My Lord, What a Morning – arr. Burleigh
  • My Shepherd Will Supply My Need – Thomson
  • My Soul is a River – Allaway
  • Non Nobis Domine – Byrd
  • Notre Père – Duruflé
  • O Magnum Mysterium – Lauridsen
  • O Nata Lux – Tallis
  • O Quam Gloriosum – Victoria
  • O Sacrum Convivium – Messiaen
  • O Taste and See – Vaughan Williams
  • O Vos Omnes – Casals
  • O Vos Omnes – Victoria
  • Old American Songs – Copland
    • Boatmen’s Dance
    • Long Time Ago
    • Simple Gifts
    • At the River
    • Ching-a-ring Chaw
  • Only In Sleep – Ešenvalds
  • Palmetto – Houser
  • Para dar luz inmortal – anonymous
  • Pater Noster – Adams
  • Pater Noster – Stravinsky
  • Prayer of St. Francis – Phares
  • Psalm 23 – McFerrin
  • Rejoice in the Lord alway – Anonymous
  • Ride On, Jesus, Ride – arr. Hamilton
  • Ride On, King Jesus – Shaw/Parker
  • Ride the Chariot – Arr. W.H. Smith
  • Rise Up, My Love, My Fair One – Willan
  • Saint’s Delight – Price
  • Salmo 150 – Aguiar
  • Salve Regina – Chant (Mode V)
  • Salve Regina – Melgás
  • Salve Regina – Poulenc
  • Sicut Cervus – Palestrina
  • Sing Me to Heaven – Gawthrop
  • Sing to the Lord – arr. Parker/Shaw
  • Siyahamba – South African Freedom Song
  • Sometimes I Feel – arr. Parker/Shaw
  • Soon Ah Will Be Done – Dawson
  • Ständchen (Zögernd Leise) – Schubert
  • Steal Away – arr. White
  • The Lamb – Tavener
  • The Lord Bless You and Keep You – Lutkin
  • The Morning Trumpet – arr. Weirick
  • Thou Knowest Lord – Purcell
  • Trois Chansons de Charles d’Orléans – Debussy
    • Dieu! qu’il la fait bon regarder!
    • Quand j’ay ouy le tabourin
    • Yver, vous n’estes qu’un vilain
  • Ubi Caritas – Duruflé
  • Vere Languores – de Victoria
  • Virga Jesse – Bruckner
  • Were You There – arr. Chilcott
  • Wondrous Love – arr. Rogers
  • Wondrous Love – arr. Parker/Shaw