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Tuesday 14 March 1pm St Mary's
Valley High Choir
Music for All, Songs of Hope


Valley High Choir






Traditional Banaha


Vivaldi Gloria


Schubert Lebenslust


Handel O Praise the Mighty Lord


Elaine Hagenberg There Was A Time


Rene Clausen Set Me as A Seal


Michael Barrett Thixo Onothando


Vaughan Williams Sweet Day


John Rutter The Lord Bless and Keep You


Laura Farnell  I Will Arise and Make Music


Des Prez El Grillo


Elaine Hagenberg O Love


Brian Tate Gate Gate


Vijay Singh Fergus and Molly


Ryan MainI Dies Irae


Andre Thomas Dream a World


Jeffrey Ames Let Everything That Hath Breath


Craig Hella Johnson Will There Really Be a Morning?


Marques Garrett Ring Out, Ye Bells


Andre van der Merwe Ukuthula

Almost 300 students participate in Valley High School and Valley Southwoods vocal music programs in West Des Moines, Iowa. Valley and Southwoods vocal music programs offer a wide variety of music education including traditional choirs performing a variety of styles, vocal jazz, barbershop and show choirs. West Des Moines Community Schools has been recognized by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education with a Best Communities for Music Education (BCME) designation.


Members of this ensemble represent all seven curricular, four jazz, and two show choirs.  Under the direction of Haley Gibbons, Chloe McCartney, and Heather Nail and accompanied by Anna Lee, we are happy to share our performance with you today.

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