First United Methodist Church of Austin presents
“Music Under the Dome”
free lunchtime concerts
on Fridays during Eastertide
from 12:10-12:45 p.m.
in the Sanctuary.
April 21, 12:10-12:45 p.m., Sanctuary
Sanctuary First Church Singers salute Earth Day featuring songs honoring earth and creation.
- Fanfare for the Common Man – Aaron Copland
- The Peace May Be Exchanged (RUBRICS) – Dan Locklair
- Lord, Make Me Thine Instrument – David Stanley York
- Quatre Motets sur des Thèmes Grégoriens – Maurice Duruflé
- I. Ubi Caritas
- Where charity and love dwell, God is there
- Christ’s love has gathered us into one
- Let us rejoice and be pleased in God
- Let us fear, and let us love the living God
- And may we love each other with a sincere heart
- Anthem for World Peace – Jean Sibelius arr., Dan Bird
- Look at the World – John Rutter
- For the Beauty of the Earth – John Rutter
- With Heart and Hands – John Rutter
April 28, 12:10-12:45 p.m., Sanctuary
Sanctuary trumpets, harp and organ feature Marcel Grandjany’s Aria for harp and organ; baroque sonatas for two trumpets and organ; and solo organ works.
- March (on a theme by Handel) – Alexandre Guilmant
- Sonata in D – Petronio Franceschini
- I. Grave II. Allegro III. Adagio IV. Allegro
- Christos Patterakis – Roy Perry
- Sonata – Georg Phillip Telemann
- Aria in Classic Style – Marcel Grandjany
- La Rejouissance (Royal Fireworks Music) – George Frideric Handel
- Improvisation on “BACH”
- Nathaniel Mayfield – Trumpets Elaine Barber – Harp Scott Davis – Organ
May 5, 12:10-12:45 p.m., Sanctuary
Sanctuary Cool Jazz features the Austin’s Trio Verde and honors the work of classic jazz artists.
Classic Jazz by artists
- Duke Ellington
- Louis Armstrong
- Ella Fitzgerald