FPN Cd cover

Don't miss out on this opportunity to enjoy music performed at First Parish of Norwell over the past thirty years. The CD includes choir, hand bells, organ, harpsichord, and instrumental music from J.S. Bach to Scott Joplin. There is an original piece composed and played on the organ by Paul Coolidge, Christmas selections by Alex Bourque and Kelly Fanning, spirituals, and other choir and organ favorites. Check out the contents below. There are MP3 file excerpts of some pieces. You can purchase a copy of this limited edition CD after the Sunday service during coffee hour or from the church office. Cost of the CD is $10. Long distance members and friends can order a copy by contacting Dexter Robinson.


Music at First Parish 1975 - 2005

Prelude in B Major, M. Dupre - Jim Brown (1979)
Summer Is A Comin In (1979)
I Thank You God, L. Pfautsch (1979)
The Star Carol - Alfred Burt - Harold Phillips (soloist) Junior choir (1980)
Les Barricades Misterieuses - F. Couperin - Jim Brown (1975)
Solemn Vespers, first mvt, W.A. Mozart (1987)
Concerto 2 Trumpets, 1st mvt.,Vivaldi - Edwin Light, 350th celebration (1992)
Gloria, 1st mvt.,w/ Youth Pro Musica, Vivaldi - Edwin Light (1994)
Aria:Mein Freund ist mein - Bach, Erika Dyer Babcock, Dexter Robinson (2002)
Stopping by the Woods, R. Thompson (2004)
Agnus Dei (from Requiem), J. Rutter (2003)
Cantique de Jean Racine, G. Faure (2003)
March in A - Paul Coolidge (2003)
Swing Low - Courtney Webster soloist (2004)
Sometimes I feel Like A motherless Child – arr. Parker/Shaw (2005)
Past 3 o'clock - Rawsthorne (bell ringers) (2002)
Shepherds Pipe Carol, J. Rutter (2002)
Angels Carol, J. Rutter (2002)
Once in David's Royal City - Kelly Fanning (2005)
Bring a Torch Jeanette Isabella - Alex Bourque (2005)
The Chrysanthemum - S. Joplin - Berni Nadeau (2003)
Prelude, G. Young - Berni Nadeau (2003)



Directors/Organists:

James Brown 1975-1981
Janna Bruene 1981-1987
Edwin Light 1988-1997
Bernadette Nadeau 1997-2005