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Weekly/Holiday Music Program

Sabbath of January 13 and 14, 2017



Conductors: James Davis Jr., Abyssinian Baptist Church Choir,
and K. Scott Warren, Temple Emanu-El

Organist: Dr. Andrew Henderson

Organ Preludes:
     Deep River
     Deep River
     We Shall Overcome

arr. David Hurd
arr. Adolphus Hailstork
arr. Adolphus Hailstork
Florence Price
Opening — Lift Every Voice and Sing Rosamond Johnson, arr. Roland Carter
Candle Blessing Abraham Wolf Binder, arr. Charles Davidson
Bar’chu/Sh’ma Max Janowski/Salomon Sulzer
Mi Chamocha Meir Finkelstein
V’sham’ru Meir Finkelstein
Adonai, S’fatai Tiftach Traditional
Mi Shebeirach Debbie Friedman
Listen to the Lambs Robert Nathaniel Dett
Available to You Carlis Moody Jr.

Message: The Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts III,
Abyssinian Baptist Church

Total Praise Richard Smallwood
Adoration Max Helfman
Oseh Shalom Spanish Portuguese
Kiddush Louis Lewandowski/A.W. Binder
Amen Shem Nora (Drummer: Jared Garner) Sephardic, arr. Matthew Lazar

Benediction: Rabbi Joshua M. Davidson
and The Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts III

Closing — We Shall Overcome Traditional
Organ Postlude — Joshua Fit de Battle of Jericho arr. Fela Sowande

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Organist: Dr. Andrew Henderson

Torah Portion: Va-y’chi

Opening — How Lovely Is Thy Dwelling Place Johannes Brahms
Bar’chu/Shema Emanuel Kirschner/Salomon Sulzer
Mi Chamocha Cory Weiss, arr. Lori Corrsin
Adonai, S’fatai Tiftach Traditional
Kedusha Michael Skloff
R’tzei Stephen Richards
May the Words Deep River melody, arr. Harry Burleigh
S’u Sh’arim/Sh’ma I/L’cha Adonai I Emanuel Kirschner
Al Sh’losha D’varim Ben Steinberg
Gad’lu/Hodo Al Eretz I Emanuel Kirschner
Etz Chayim Emanuel Kirschner
Anthem — Grant Us Peace (Cantor solo) Isadore Freed
Va’anachnu/On That Day Frederick Jacobi
Oseh Shalom (from Meditation) Marshall Portnoy
Closing — America the Beautiful
(verses 1 and 4)
Samuel A. Ward
(Text: Katharine Lee Bates)

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