The Parkway Chorale

This page contains links to scores and rehearsal audio files for music performed by the Parkway Chorale. Currently, this page may be accessed via the short URLs parkwaychorale.org and nahay.info.

Send additional information and links to be posted here to Paul Nahay, pnahay@sprynet.com. Also, Paul maintains a Google Calendar of Parkway Chorale events. If you would like to see these events on your Google Calendar, email Paul with the email address that you use to log into Google.

The Parkway Chorale now has an online store: www.cafepress.com/parkwaychorale! Buy lots of stuff there! We get 10%.

Spring Concerts 2017

Holiday Concerts 2016

Spring Concerts 2016

Holiday Concerts 2015

Spring Concerts 2015 (including May 3 Family Day)

Holiday Concerts 2014
Wednesday, December 17 and Friday, December 19, 2014
12:00 noon in Friedman Auditorium

Introductory "blurbs" to be read before each piece
  1. "Fum, Fum, Fum".
  2. "Jingle Bell Rock".
  3. "White Christmas", performed by the Parkway Chorale Barbershop Quartet.
  4. "Feliz Navidad", performed by the Parkway Brass.
  5. "Do You Hear What I Hear?".
  6. "SIGINT Wonderland", lyrics by Susan Shelby, arranged by Paul Nahay.
  7. "Christmas Canon Rock", by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, arranged by Paul Nahay.
  8. "Sleigh Ride", by Leroy Anderson, string accompaniment arranged by Paul Nahay, after the choral accompaniment.
  9. "Worth is the Lamb" and "Amen", from Messiah, by George Frideric Handel.
    Rehearsal tracks:

Spring Concerts 2014
"A Celebration of the Sun"
Friday, June 13 and Monday, June 16, 2014, at 1200
Friedman Auditorium

Link to color poster
  1. "Now Is the Month of Maying" by Thomas Morley, in five voice parts, probably the most famous English madrigal.
  2. "Sunshine in My Soul" by John Sweney and E. E. Hewitt, arranged by John Coates, Jr.
  3. "Here Comes the Sun" by George Harrison, arranged by Alan Billingsley.
  4. Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140, popularly known as "Sleepers Awake", by Johann Sebastian Bach. We'll perform these two of its seven movements:
  5. "The Sun Song", by Karen Smale, Astrophysicist, NASA Greenbelt.
  6. "Morning Glow" from the musical "Pippin", arranged by Paul Nahay, from the original piano/vocal score.
  7. "Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In" from the musical "Hair" by Galt MacDermot, James Rado, and Gerome Ragni, arranged by Greg Gilpin.

Retirement Ceremony for General Keith B. Alexander
Friday, March 28, 2014, 3pm-5pm

Retirement Reception for General Keith B. Alexander
Thursday, March 27, 2014, 4pm-6pm

Inglis Retirement Event, Jan. 3, 2014

Parkway Chorale Holiday Concerts 2013
Wednesday, December 18 and Friday, December 20, 2013, at 1200

  1. Carol of the Bells, arranged by Peter J. Wilhousky.
  2. "God Rest Ye Merry, Analysts" and "Team Chief Wenceslas".
  3. "Christmas Bells" (scene) from the musical "Rent":
  4. Lida Rose (8-part barbershop style), from "The Music Man".
  5. Quodlibet, by Paul Nahay.
  6. The Battle Hymn of the Republic, arranged by Peter J. Wilhousky.
  7. Hallelujah(i.e., "The Hallelujah Chorus"), from Handel's "Messiah". Here are free online rehearsal tracks at CyberBass (scroll down some to see the different movements and voice parts): Messiah

Thursday, October 17, 2013
Cryptologic History Symposium
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Kossiakoff Center
Laurel, Maryland

Photo of The Parkway Chorale at the 2013 Cryptologic History Symposium