Shelby Concert Order, Attire, Meal Reservations and Schedule

Please have your music in this order for the worship concert at Elizabeth Baptist Church.
The schedule appears after the concert order listing.

27 February 2023

Elizabeth Baptist Church, 301 N. Post Rd., Shelby NC (Carol Ann’s church)

Attire: BLUE

Orchestra Prelude (recordings found here)

  • How Great Is Our God with How Great Thou Art, arr. Winkler
  • Celebration of American Spirituals, arr. Kirkland
  • Jesus Loves the World, arr. Cranfill

Welcome & Opening Prayer

A Festive Call to Praise (orchestra) 

Congregational Song: New Name Written Down in Glory (orchestra)

I Sing Because I’m Happy (piano, percussion, bass guitar, double bass)

Psalm 23 (strings & woodwinds) 

All to Us MEN’S CHOIR (piano, rhythm section) 

Behold Our God (orchestra) 

Congregational Song – O Praise the Name (orchestra)

Offertory (orchestra) – Beautiful Savior, arr. Winkler 

Nothin’ Gonna Stumble My Feet  LADIES’ CHOIR (a cappella)

Congregational Song – I Must Tell Jesus (brass & rhythm)

My Jesus I Love Thee (piano & strings) 

Give Me Jesus (piano & strings)

I Speak Jesus (orchestra) 

Benediction  & Closing Remarks

Ascription of Praise  (piano, keyboard)

Orchestra members, please remember to bring your own music stand, tuner, clip-on light, and all music as we will review non-concert pieces.

Meal and Seating Reservations

If you have not already done so, please let us know what meals you will need and make payment for them. Also, please let us know if you wish to be seated during the concert. THANK YOU.


11:00   Instrumentalists arrive 

11:15 Orchestra rehearsal

12:30 Lunch for those who pre-ordered

  1:30 Seating for SATB rehearsal

  1:45 SATB rehearsal

  3:00  Break & community time

  3:45  Sectional rehearsals

  4:15  SATB rehearsal

  5:00  Announcements and prayer time 

  5:15 Choir to supper and attire change

  5:15  Orchestra spot-check rehearsal (if needed)

  5:30 Orchestra to supper and attire change 

  6:25 Choir lines-up for concert

  6:35  Orchestra in place for concert

  6:40 Choir enters

  6:45 Orchestra begins prelude

  7:00 Welcome and opening prayer

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