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SONGS FROM GIRARD

Most songs were recorded in 1968.
Elegy and Cortege was recorded in June, 1961.

Click on the GIRARD COLLEGE CHOIR picture to see it enlarged


Anthony M. Falatico --- Choir Director
Keith Chapman --- Accompanies the Choir

GIRARD COLLEGE CHOIR
is made up of the Junior Choir and the Glee Club
Junior Choir is made up of 72 unchanged voices
Glee Club is made up of 46 changed voices

Corinthian Choir
made up of 45 unchanged voices in the 1st thru 3rd Grades

GIRARD COLLEGE ORGAN
The organ in the Girard Chapel is one of the outstanding organs of the country.
Designed by Dr. Banks and constructed by the Skinner Organ Company of Boston. It has four manuals, 102 ranks, and 6,587 pipes.

GIRARD COLLEGE ORGANISTS
Anthony M. Falatico --- Organist
Idyl Nostalgic recorded in 1968

Dr. Harry C. Banks --- Organist
Elegy and Cortege recorded in June, 1961

GIRARD COLLEGE BAND
Directing the Band is
Robert W. Morrison
Girard College Class of 1924
Director of the Music Department

A-His Honor-March
(2:18)
Henry Filmore
performed by the Girard College Band

B-The Thunderer-March
(1:47)
John Phillip Sousa
performed by the Girard College Band

C-Duty, Honor, Country
(4:08)
Harold Walters
text by Douglas MacArthur, narrated by Douglas Halbach
performed by the Girard College Band

D-Great Themes from Great Italian Movies
(8:13)
arr. by John Cacavas
performed by the Girard College Band

E-Elegy and Cortege
(6:35)
composed by Dr. Harry C. Banks
performed by Dr. Harry C. Banks
on the the Girard College Organ
recorded in June, 1961

F-Ave Verum Corpus
(3:45)
William Byrd
performed by the Girard Choir

G-O Lord Most Holy
(3:37)
Cesar Franck
performed by the Girard and Corinthian Choirs
on the organ is Keith Chapman

H-Fa Una Canzone
(1:14)
Orazio Vecchi
performed by the Girard Choir

I-Simple Gifts-Shaker Song
(1:45)
Aaron Copland
performed by Junior Choir

J-Amo Amas I Love a Lass
(2:02)
Marshall Bartholomew
performed by Glee Club

K-Hail Girard
(1:13)
C. Stanley Mackey
performed by Girard Choir
on the organ is Keith Chapman

L-Farewell Song
(1:06)
a'Becket-Banks
performed by Glee Club
on the organ is Keith Chapman

M-Goodnight and Christmas Prayer
(2:54)
Myles B. Foster
performed by Girard Choir
on the organ is Keith Chapman

N-Idyl Nostalgic
(5:12)
composed by Dr. Harry C. Banks
dedicated to Anthony M. Falatico
performed by Anthony M. Falatico
on the Girard College Organ

To save the mp3 files to your computer (windows) so you can burn the songs into CD's or just save them for your own personal use:

   1. Right click on the song you want to save below.
   2. Save Target As (and remember the file name and where you put it on your computer).
   3. Once the song is on your computer you should be able to play the song like you would any other MP3 song.

Good Luck, and Enjoy!

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