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Welcome To Melody Lane Music Custom Choral Songs
Including The Illustrated Sing Along Handel's Messiah Chorale

Secular and Sacred Chorales in MP3 and MIDI are featured on this page.
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below to go to the song page. Alphabetical Order Index Page.

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Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light

“Ermuntre Dich” - Written by Johann Schop (1641)
Chorale Arranged by J.S. Bach
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The Dark Eyed Sailor

Lovely choral arrangement by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1913)
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Et Misericordia

Beautiful duet for Alto and Tenor voices 
From the Johann Sebastian Bach "Magnificat"
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Gaudeamus Igitur 

Choral Arrangement of this famous traditional college song 
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Gentle Shepherd

A tender and beautiful love song from the 1700's
Its composer died in his thirties, otherwise you would have heard alot more
from this genius: Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710 AD - 1736 AD)
Melody Lane MP3

He, Watching Over Israel

From Felix Mendelssohn's Chorale "Elijah"
Come take a Journey to the Holy Land
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The Holy City

An inspiring song for solo & chorus
  Lyrics: F. E. Weatherly and Music: Stephen Adams (1892) 
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A gorgeous, famous chorale for S-A-T-B 
From the genius British composer Charles Hubert Hastings Parry (1916)
Heard in the film Chariots Of Fire
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Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring

Magnificent Chorale, always popular
Everyone thinks it was written by J.S. Bach,
but it was only arranged by him;
it was originally written by Johann Schop (1590 AD - 1664 AD)
English Words by Robert Seymour Bridges (1844 AD - 1930 AD)
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Jesu, Meine Freude 

Bach Chorale 
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The Lass With The Delicate Air (or Aire)

A little sweet, a little pretentious, a little Baroque sounding
 - this classic old English love song is a traditional
vocal recital piece 
Melody Lane MP3

The Lovesong Waltzes
"Liebeslieder Walzer" Opus 52

Music By Johannes Brahms
My Favorite Waltz Numbers Sequenced: 1,2 3, 4, 8, 9
With Original German Text From "Polydora" by Daumer
English Translation by Natalia Macfarren
My friend Timmy and I were introduced to these beautiful
waltzes in a special choir selected by Abraham Kaplan, 
master of choir music at Juilliard, and I've never forgotten them.
Many composers have tried to imitate these waltz songs,
with little success
Melody Lane MP3

My Lord, What A Morning!

Custom arrangement of this Negro Spiritual from the 19th century
Arranged for Soprano, Alto, Bass
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2 Felix Mendelssohn Ballads

On Wings Of Song

O For The Wings Of A Dove!

Two of the most beautiful, exquisite songs ever written,
penned by young Felix Mendelssohn in the 19th century
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O Magnum Mysterium

Chorale Traditionally Sung At Christmas
Tomás Luis de Victoria (1549 - 1611)
Melody Lane MP3, Musical Score in Adobe Acrobat

Panis Angelicus

Chorale by French Composer César Franck (1872) 
Melody Lane MP3, Musical Score in Adobe Acrobat

Silent Worship

From a melody by Handel
Heard as the song the characters Emma & Frank sang together
in the popular 1996 Miramax Film "Emma"
with Gwyneth Paltrow
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Songs My Mother Taught Me

Beautiful Song by Antonin Dvorak (1841 AD - 1904 AD)
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The Illustrated Sing Along Messiah 

Selections from the Music of G.F. Handel
Libretto by The Holy Spirit who wrote The Book :)


Introductory Tenor Solos - Comfort Ye & Ev'ry Valley

And The Glory Of The Lord

Bass Solo: But Who May Abide?

And He shall purify

O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion

Bass Solos: For Behold, Darkness Shall Cover The Earth 
And The People That Walked In Darkness 

For Unto Us A Child Is Born

Pastoral Symphony, Soprano Ariosos, Chorus: Glory To God

Rejoice Greatly, Soprano Solo

Alto & Soprano Arias, He Shall Feed His Flock

Chorus: His Yoke Is Easy, His Burden Is Light


Sacrificial Mission Of The Lamb

4 Chorales & Contralto Solo

Hallelujah Chorus