Heaven and Nature Sing

Heaven and Nature Sing

Sat, 12/22/2012 - 3:30pm
Dec 22 at 3:30 p.m. and Dec 24 at 8:30 a.m.

Houghton Chorale Union and Philharmonia


Nearly 200 musicians from the ensembles of Houghton College’s Greatbatch School of Music in Houghton, New York bring a sense of wonder and enchantment to this festive season. 

We’ll hear the Houghton College Choir, Men’s Choir, Women’s Choir and Philharmonia coming together under the direction of Brandon Johnson.  You’ll feel moved to sing along with the musicians of Heaven and Nature Sing!


            The Godly Stranger                College Choir

            Winston Cassler (1906-1990)


            Angels’ Carol                         Choral Union & Orchestra

            John Rutter (b. 1945)


            I Saw Three Ships                  Choral Union & Orchestra

            Arr. Mack Wilberg (b. 1955)


            Betelehemu                             Men’s Choral Union & Percussion

            Nigerian Carol arr. Wendell Whalum (1931-1987)


            O Nata Lux                            Women’s Choral Union & Harp

            Deborah C. Lutz (b. 1950)


            Wake, Awake                          College Choir

            F. Melius Christiansen (1871-1955)


            Silent Night                             Choral Union, Orchestra and Congregation

            Arr. Mack Wilberg (b. 1955)