Yale Schola Cantorum, under the direction of David Hill, presents a series of video performances in celebration of Advent and the Christmas season, to be released throughout Advent and after the New Year.
Selections and release dates
December 16 - O come, O come Emmanuel (arr. David Hill) | Spoken word: Sharon Kugler, Yale University Chaplain
December 17 - Once in Royal David’s City (arr. James O’Donnell) | Spoken word: Cathy George, Yale Divinity School and Berkeley Divinity School
December 18 - In the bleak midwinter (Harold Darke) | Spoken word: Sarah Drummond, Andover Newton at Yale
December 21 - O come, all ye faithful (arr. David Willcocks) | Reading from Isaiah: Phoenix Gonzalez, ISM/YDS student
December 22 - Hark! The herald angels sing (arr. David Hill) | Reading from Matthew: Nathaniel Gumbs, director of Chapel Music and ISM/Yale School of Music graduate
January 4, 2021 - A New Year’s Carol (Benjamin Britten)