February 23, 2014

Sermon on the Mount, Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, Ravenna, 6th cent.

Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect [NRSV, Matthew 5:48].

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: White Note ParaphraseJames MacMillan (b. 1959) 
Setting: Communion Service in D, Kenneth Leighton (1929-88)

Introit: Lord, I trust thee [Vox Amabilis: text/ YouTube George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Motet: Ave verum corpus [text] [Choeur des marais: listen], Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)

Postlude: Paean, Philip Moore (b. 1943)

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Vater unser [YouTube], Johann Pachelbel, (1653-1706) 

Ordinaire : Missa L’Hora Passa [Baldelli : YouTube], Lodovico da Viadana (1560-1627)
Introït : Adoremus te, Christe [texte] [Barnum : YouTube],  Lodovico da Viadana

Motet : O sacrum convivium [texte] [Poliphonica : YouTube], Lodovico da Viadana

Postlude : Vater unser, BWV 636 [Koopman : YouTube ; Pilon : YouTube ; Kibbie : listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers
(For live streaming via Radio Ville Marie, click here)

Prelude: Prelude in F from Six Short Preludes and Postludes, Set 1, Opus 101, No. 6 [YouTube], Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)

Introit: Purest and highest [Roden: text/YouTube], Charles Villiers Stanford

Preces and Responses: Peter J. Smith (b. 1944) 

Psalm: 146, Ivor Atkins
Canticles: Knaresborough Service, Simon Lindley (b. 1948)

Anthem: O for a closer walk with God [text] [Manchester: YouTube], Charles Villiers Stanford

Postlude: Allegro in d from Six Short Preludes and Postludes, Set 2, Opus 105, No. 6 [Hyde: YouTube], Charles Villiers Stanford