May 17, 2015

 Baroque Statue of St. Matthias, facade of the Benedictine Abbey, Trier

And they cast lots for them, and the lot fell on Matthias; and he was added to the eleven apostles. [NRSV, Acts 1:26].

Seventh Sunday of Easter [Choir Notes]
Jerusalem Sunday
10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Veni Creator Spiritus  (A Little Partita for Pentecost), JamesWoodman (b. 1957)
Setting: Service in e [St. Stephen’s: YouTube], Harold Darke (1888-1976)

Introit: If ye love me [text/listen], Thomas Tallis(1505-1585)
Motet: How blest is the feast [text], John Schiavone (b. 1947)
Postlude:  Choral Varié from Veni Creator Spiritus [Lefevbre: YouTube], Maurice Duruflé (1902-86)

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Veni Creator Spiritus (A Little Partita for Pentecost),  James Woodman (né. en 1957)

Ordinaire : Missa quarti toni [YouTube], Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)

Introït : O Rex gloriae [texte], Luca Marenzio(1553?-99)

Motet : Veni Creator Spiritus [texte], [Plus Ultra : musicMe], Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)

Postlude : Veni Creator Spiritus (A Little Partita for Pentecost),  James Woodman

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

Prelude: Carillon [Chistiansen: YouTube], Herbert Murrill (1909-52)

Introit: The Easter Song of Praise [text], Richard Shephard (b. 1949)

Preces and Responses: Peter Aston (1938-2013)

Psalm: 149, Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1912)

Canticles: Service in E, [Perth: BNQ; BM] (info), Herbert Murrill (1909-52)

Anthem: Ye choirs of new Jerusalem [text] New College: 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