New Music CD Features CMU Ensembles
A great gift for Christmas
Hope, faith, life, love—they are words that tell many stories and are key
elements in many songs. Some of those songs are featured on a new CD from CMU
titled Hope, Faith, Life, Love.
CD, which features the CMU Chamber Choir, Singers and Men’s and Women’s Chorus, offers a
diversity of musical expressions linking hope, faith, life and love to stories
and voices of the Christian tradition.
The 19 songs on the CD include selections such as Gloria from Missa Kenya
(Paul Basler ); Adonai, Adonai (Srul Irving Glick); Prelude and Fugue (J.S.
Bach); Eine Kleine Gigue (Mozart); and Do Not Let Your Hearts be Troubled (Paul
The CD is available from the CMU bookstore,
McNally Robinsons in Winnipeg (Grant Park location) and
Mennonite Publishing Network. Cost is
$18, plus taxes and shipping (if ordered on-line).
This CD is part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of CFAM Radio 950.
It was made possible by Elmer Hildebrand, founder and owner of Golden West
CMU's music program is known nationally for its teaching excellence, academic
quality and exceptional alumni. CMU music ensembles participate in a variety of
concert and worship settings, reflecting the demanding academic curriculum and
the breadth of styles that encompass many traditions and cultures. CMU Choral
Ensembles regularly sing together with other university and community choirs,
perform annually with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra and travel on annual choir
tours across Canada and throughout the northern U.S.
- Gloria from Missa Kenya - Paul Basler
- Adonai, Adonai - Srul Irving Glick
- Here O My Lord - Eleonor Daley
- Blagoslovi, dushé moyá, Ghóspoda - Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
- Precious Lord - traditional, arr. Arnold Sevier
- Jesus Met the Woman at the Well - spiritual, arr. Stephen Hatfield
- Mouth Music - Dolores Keane/John Faulkner
- How Can I Keep from Singing? - traditional, arr. Jane R. Fjelsted
- Sweet Rivers - Reginald Unterseher
- God the Master of this Scene - Harry Somers
- Te Deum Brevis - Leonard Enns
- Prelude and Fugue - J.S. Bach
- Motet V - Komm, Jesu, Komm - J.S. Bach
- Eine Kleine Gigue, K. 574 - W.A. Mozart
- Angels Visit when we Sing - Eleanor Daley
- hope, faith, life, love - Eric Whitacre
- i thank you God for most this amazing day - Eric Whitacre
- Arc-en-ciel - G. Ligeti
- Do Not Let Your Hearts be Troubled - Paul McKay
- Let Me Fly - arr. Robert deCormier
Posted December 3, 2007. Rev. January 18, 2008.
For more information contact the CMU Communications Director, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N2, telephone: 204-487-3300 ext. 630, fax: 204-889-1694,(www.cmu.ca)