What we sing

Brize Singers “What we sing”

 The choir has amassed an extensive musical archive over the years, encompassing a variety of styles of music. We continue to build on this.

Recent additions to our repertoire are:

A Million Dreams – Hasek / Paul, arr. Huff
Defying Gravity – Schwartz arr. Emerson
Kyrie – Greg Gilpin
Skyfall – Epworth / Adkins, arr Lydon
Adam Lay Y Bounden – Ord
Masters in this Hall – Morris / Marais, are. Sending
The Twelve Days of Christmas – Rutter

Music sung includes:

A Closing Prayer – Besig
Ans All that Jazz – Ebb / Kander, arr. Shaw
And So It Goes – Joel, arr. Chilcott
Another Op’nin’ Another Show – Porter, arr. Chinn
Anything Goes – Porter arr. Chinn
Ave Verum – Mozart
Bless This House – Jackson
Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen, arr. Brymer
Bridge Over Troubled Water – Simon
Calm is the Sea – Guard / Pfiel, arr. Goddard
Can You Feel the Love Tonight – Rice / John, arr. Christopher
Colours of the Wind – Menken / Schwartz, arr. Huff
Consider Yourself / Who Will Buy – Bart, arr. Arch
Dear Lord and Father of Mankind – Parry, arr. Bolton / Banks
Do You Hear the People Sing – Schonberg arr. Lojeski
Down by the Riverside – Spiritual
Dream a Little Dream of Me – Andre / Schwandt / Kahn, arr. Althouse
Easter Parade – Berlin
Every Time we say Goodbye – Porter, arr. Huff
Fields of Gold – Sumner, arr. Emerson
Fly Me to the Moon – Howard, arr. Arch
Flying Free – Besig
Guys and Dolls medley – Loesser, arr. Huff / Brymer
Have You Felt His Presence – Goddard
How Great Thou Art – arr. James
I’ve Got You Under My Skin – Sinatra
Irish Blessing – Goddard
It’s a Grand Night for Singing – Rogers
Kumbaya – Sjolund Trad.
Les Miserables medley – Schonberg / Boublil / Natel / Kretzer, arr. Lojeski
Let’s Begin Again – Grant / Rutter
Love Changes Everything – Black / Hart / Lloyd Webber, arr. Lojeski
Mama Mia – Abba, arr. Marsh
Memory – Lloyd Webber
Music of the Night – Lloyd Webber / Hart
Music Speaks – Adler / Green arr. Beck
My House (from ‘Matilda, the musical’) – Minchin
My Way – Anka, arr. Chinn
New York, New York – Kander / Ebb
One Candle – Beck / Fisher
One Day More – Boubil / Schonberg / Kretzer, arr. Brymer
On My Own – Boubil / Schonberg / Kretzmer, arr. Arch
Panis Angelicus – Franck, arr. Geehl
Rhythm of Life – Coleman / Fields, arr. Barnes
Rogers & Hammerstein on Broadway – arr. Huff
Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – Lennon/ McCartney, arr. Hume
Shoshone Love Song – Emerson
Some Enchanted Evening – Rogers & Hammerstein, arr. Stickles
Someone to Watch Over Me – Gershwin
Speed Your Journey – Verdi
Super-Trouper – Abba, arr. Marsh
Swing Low Sweet Chariot – Wilkinson
Thank You For the Music – Abba, arr. Estes
The Dam Busters – Mair / Coates
The Ground – Gjeilo
The Lady is a Tramp – Sinatra
The Lord Bless You and Keep You – Rutter
The Music’s Always There With You – Rutter
The Prayer / Lead us Lord – Sager / Foster, arr. Fettke
The Rose – McBroom arr. China
The Windmills of Your Mind – Bergman / Bergman /Legrand
This Little Light of Mine – Jazz Spiritual, arr. Arch
Ubi Caritas – Albrecht
We’ll Gather Lilacs – Novello
When the Saints go Marching in – arr. Norman
With a Little Bit of Luck – Lowe / Stickles
You Raise Me Up – Loveland, arr. Emerson
You’ll Never Walk Alone / Climb Ev’ry Mountain – Rogers & Hammerstein, arr. Hayes
You’re Just In Love – Berlin

And at Christmas time

Cantata – Night of Miracles – Peterson
Cantata – Silent Night – DeFord
Cantata – Sing Gloria – Smith
Cantata – Winter’s Grace – Martin
Away in a Manger – Chapell
Christmas-tide – Lewis / Chilcott
Ding Dong! Merrily on High – 16C French melody / Woodward arr. Hunt
Do You Hear What I Hear – Ragney arr. Simeone
Fanfare for Christmas – Shaw
For Unto Us a Child is Born – Handel
Gaudete – Piae Cantiones 1582
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – Blane arr. L’Estrange
In the Bleak Midwinter – Rosetti / Darke
Jingle Bells – Pierpont arr. Jones
Joy to the World – Handel arr. Mason
Kings Came Riding – Stannard
Nativity Carol – Rutter
Sans Day Carol – trad. Cornish, arr. Hunt
The Christmas Song – Torme / Wells, arr. Ehret
The Virgin’s Slumber Song – Reger, arr. Mansfield
What Child is This – Dix, arr. Archer
Winter Sleigh Ride – Perry / Perry
Ye Nations All, on You I Call – American folk melody, arr. Walker