American Folk Hymns

How Firm A Foundation Arr. Dan Forrest (b. 1978)

The Road Home Arr. Stephen Paulus (1949-2014)


Saints Bound for Heaven

Arr. Mack Wilberg (b. 1955)



Train Songs: In commemoration of 150th anniversary of completion of the Transcontinental Railroad

Maid of Constant Sorrow  (from The Morning Train) Arr. Gwyneth Walker (b. 1947)

This Train is Bound for Glory Arr. Rollo Dilworth (b. 1970)



Old American Songs

The Dodger  (“Campaign Song”) Arr. Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
Transcribed for choir by David L. Brunner 


Long Time AgoArr. Aaron Copland


Simple GiftsArr. Aaron Copland


At the River Arr. Aaron Copland

Zion’s Walls (“Revivalist Song”) Arr. Aaron Copland
Transcribed for choir by Glenn Koponen




Stephen Foster: “The Father of American Music”

Oh! Susanna Stephen Foster (1826-1864); Arr. John D. Miller

Gentle Annie Stephen Foster; Arr. Dennis Eliot

Nelly Bly Stephen Foster; Arr. Jack Halloran


George Gershwin and the Great American Songbook

Summertime   (from Porgy and Bess) George Gershwin (1898-1937); Arr. Mark Hayes

I Got Rhythm George Gershwin; Arr. Mark Hayes


African-American Spirituals and Songs

Soon Ah Will Be Done Arr. William Dawson (1899-1990)

Steal Away to Jesus Arr. William Grant Still (1895-1978)

My Soul’s Been Anchored in the Lord Arr. Moses Hogan (1957-2003)

Deep River Traditional

Ol’ Man River (from Show Boat) Jerome Kern (1885-1945)

Witness Arr. Stacey V. Gibbs (b. 1962)