The 140th Anniversary Concert of the Virginia Glee Club was held March 18, 2011 as part of the 140th Anniversary Weekend. Conducted by Frank Albinder as part of the Glee Club 2010-2011 season, the concert featured a performance of the Mozart Requiem, with a guest appearance by the Roanoke College Oriana Singers and solo by Bill Bennett, as well as an opening set of traditional Glee Club repertoire.
The concert program featured a number of articles on Glee Club history, as well as a listing of all known Glee Club alumni.
A recording of this concert is available at the University of Virginia Library.
Program[edit | edit source]
- Tshotsholoza (arr. Jeffrey L. Ames)
- Sicut cervus (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
- Sydämeni laulu (Jean Sibelius)
- Spaseniye sodelal (Pavel Chesnokov)
- Zikr (A.R. Rahman, arr. Ethan Sperry) (Michael Belote & Aki Ko, guitar; Ben Gonzalez, djembe)
- Vir-ir-gin-i-a (George F. Handel, arr. Donald Loach)
- Virginia's Cavalier Song (Fulton Lewis, Jr. '25)
- Virginia, Hail, All Hail (Traditional)
- The Good Old Song (Traditional)
- Requiem (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, K. 626)