JOY — Joy to the World!

Hear an hour of the finest carols, the most meaningful, most enduring Christmas music you’ll never hear at the mall!

JOY — The Song of Mary

Hear a major portion of John Rutter’s “Magnificat,” one of the most exuberant settings of that song from the gospel of Luke.

JOY — Messiah

Hear a major portion of “Messiah,” and also Advent carols sung by the National Lutheran Choir, the Bach Society of Saint Louis, and others.

JOY — O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Hear several versions of the great Advent carol, “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel,” balanced with a litany of Advent carols and anthems that point us in the direction of Christmas.

JOY — Thanksgiving

Sample hymns and anthems spanning four centuries, plus time-honored expressions of Thanksgiving from Johann Sebastian Bach and his influencers.

The Coffee Hour – Pork Sausage and Sacred Music

Andy and Sarah talk with Rev. Dr. Mark Bangert, pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington, Missouri.

The Coffee Hour – Music in a Sacred Space

Andy talks with Rev. Randy Asburry and Kantor Matthew Janssen from Hope Lutheran Church in St Louis.

The Coffee Hour – Bach in St. Louis with the Collegium Vocale

Today, Andy and Sarah talk with Dr. Bruce Carvell, Artistic Director for Collegium Vocale of Saint Louis.

His Time – Music at St. Paul’s: Sacred Music for the Time of Christmas, Psalm 56, “The Day of the Lord Will Come”

(1) Dr. Mark Bender talks about the upcoming Service of Sacred Music for the Time of Christmas at St. Paul’s in Des Peres, MO, (2) Rev. Jonathan Fisk meditates on Psalm 56, and (3) Rev. Jonathan Rockey looks at 2 Peter 3:1-18 and gives today’s sermonette.