2018-19 Season Repertoire


We sing a broad spectrum of great choral music from the 16th century to the present, including Renaissance motets, newly commissioned choral works, world folk music, traditional college songs, and the great choral orchestral masterworks.

Tour repertoire

I. New Music

Angélica Negrón – Paradise (Composed for the 2019-20 Yale Glee Club)

Reena Esmail – Tuttarana

Caroline Shaw – And the swallow

II. On Peace

Keane Southard - Dona nobis pacem (Winner, 2019 YGC Emerging Composers Competition)

Traditional African-American spiritual, arr. Stacey Gibbs – Down by the Riverside

Heinrich Schütz – Verleih uns Frieden

Sydney Guillaume – Dominus vobiscum

III. Whitman Settings

Timothy Snyder – Shine

Missy Mazzoli – As Long As We Live

René Clausen – The Last Invocation

IV. Folk and popular traditions

Rafael Hernández Marin, arr. Guarionex Morales Matos – El Cumbanchero

Traditional chantey, arr. Marshall Bartholomew - Shenandoah

Marin, arr. Matos – Preciosa

Traditional freedom song, arr. Jeffrey Douma – Woke Up This Morning

Choral Orchestral Works

GF Handel - Messiah

WA Mozart - Requiem, KV. 626 

Ludwig van Beethoven - Choral Fantasy

Julia Wolfe - Newly commissioned work TBA