F. Melius Christiansen 135th Anniversary Concert-DVD

F. Melius Christiansen 135th Anniversary Concert-DVD
Code: 29434-DVD

Four cameras were used capture this concert of five Minnesota choirs celebrating the legacy of F. Melius Christiansen. Stunning audio and video make this concert DVD a must-have item for your library. One camera was mounted in the shell allowing you to view the conductors from the singer's point of view! View screenshots of the DVD

Recorded live, this DVD is the perfect opportunity to experience the same concert that nearly 5,000 audience members heard in Orchestra Hall on November 19th, 2006.

Celebrated by the choirs of:
Augsburg College, Peter Hendrickson, director
Concordia College-Moorhead, René Clausen, director
Concordia University-St. Paul, David Mennicke, director
Gustavus Adolphus College, Greg Aune, director
St. Olaf College, Anton Armstrong, director

This concert event was co-sponsored by the F. Melius Christiansen Endowment Fund Committee and the American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota

Complete DVD concert includes

  • Augsburg Choir
    • Fest- und Gedenksprüche, Op. 109
    • Lost in the Night
    • Congori Shango
    • Stay With Us
  • Concordia Choir, Moorhead
    • Canticle of Praise
    • Psalm 43
    • Rotala
    • Vidi Aquam
    • Psalm 50
  • Concordia Univ. Christus Chorus, St. Paul
    • Oculi Omnium in Te Sperant Domine
    • Com Away to the Skies
    • Nun Danket Alle Gott
    • Make We Joy
    • In Dulci Jubilo
    • Living Peace/Heiwa no Kiseki
  • Gustavus Choir
    • Een So, Lord Jesus
    • Laudate Dominum
    • Hope in God
    • The Lightener of the Stars
    • I Will Be With You
    • Wake, Awake
  • St. Olaf Choir
    • Venite Populi
    • Alleluia
    • This Little Light of Mine
    • Praise to the Lord
  • Combined Festival Choir
    • Beautiful Savior – Kenneth Jennings conducts

Bonus video content

  • Elsa Christiansen Wycisk remarks at banquet
  • Weston Noble remarks at banquet