September 17, 2017

L'Oasis Musicale: Concerts at the Cathedral and at St George's



Christ Enthroned, Sant’Apollinare Nuovo, Ravenna, 6th cent.

Why do you pass judgement on your brother or sister?* Or you, why do you despise your brother or sister?* For we will all stand before the judgement seat of God [NRSV, Romans 14:10].


The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Trio super Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend, BWV 655 [listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)     
Setting: Missa Alme Pater, Andrew Millington (b. 1952)  

Introit: Pater noster, Ruth Watson Henderson (b. 1932)   
Motet: Motet: Behold, the Tabernacle of God [text] [YouTube], Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Postlude: Fugue in D, BWV 532 [listen], Johann Sebastian Bach  

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Christe eleison (Messa della Domenica) [YouTube], Girolamo Frescobaldi  (1550-1643)
Ordinaire :   Missa Tertia [listen], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)

Introït : In Nomine Jesu [texte] [YouTube], Jacob Handl (1550-1643)

Motet :  O Salutaris Hostia [texte] [YouTube], Jacob Handl

Postlude :  Christe eleison, [YouTube], Girolamo Frescobaldi

4:00 pm The Collation of the Ven. Robert Camara as
Executive Archdeacon and Vicar General
The Cathedral Singers
(For live streaming via Radio Ville Marie, click here)

Prelude: Adagio (Suite modale) [YouTube],  Flor Peeters (1903-96)

Setting: Missa Alme Pater, Andrew Millington (b. 1952)  

Motet: Psalm 133 [text]  Bill Derksen (b. 1941)

Postlude: Fugue in D, BWV 532 [listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

September 14, 2017



L'Oasis Musicale: Concerts at the Cathedral and at St George's






Pietro Perugino, The Galitzin Triptych: Christ on the Cross, National Gallery of Art,
Washington, D.C., 1481-85


And just as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of Man be lifted up, that whoever believes in him may have eternal life [NRSV, John 3:14-15].


The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross


12h15 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale


Ordinaire : Missa L’Hora Passa [YouTube], Lodovico da Viadana, (1560-1627)


Introït : Crux fidelis [texte] [YouTube], attrib. Jean de  Portugal (1603-56)


Motet : Crux fidelis [texte], Clemens non Papa (1510-58)

Postlude : When I survey (Rockingham) [YouTube], Kenneth Leighton (1929-1988)

September 10, 2017

L'Oasis Musicale: Concerts at the Cathedral and at St George's



Alexander Master, Jesus teaching the Twelve, Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague, 1430

Truly I tell you, whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven [NRSV, Matt. 18:18]

The Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Salix (Plymouth Suite) [YouTube], Percy Whitlock (1903-46)
Setting: A Mass for All Saints, Peter Aston (b. 1938)  

Introit: Blessed are the pure in heart [text/YouTube],
H. Walford Davies (1869-1941)  
Motet: O Taste and See [YouTube],  Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Postlude: Toccata (Plymouth Suite) [YouTube], Percy Whitlock

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude :  Kyrie eleison (Messa della Domenica) [YouTube], Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1643)
Ordinaire :  Missa Phrygia, Pompeo Cannicciari (1670-1744)

Introït : Jesu, rex admirabilis [texte] [YouTube], Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-94)

Motet :  Adoramus te, Christe [texte] [YouTube], Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-94)

Postlude :  Kyrie eleison (Messa della Domenica) [YouTube], Girolamo Frescobaldi

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

Prelude: Rosace (Esquisses Byzantines) [YouTube],  Henri Mulet (1878-1967)

Introit: In Manus tuas [text/listen], JohnSheppard (1515-1558)

Preces and Responses: Philip Moore (b. 1943)

Psalm: 23, John Goss

Magnificat: Merton College, Oxford, Ēriks Ešenvalds, (b. 1977)

Nunc Dimittis: Merton College, Oxford [YouTube], Ēriks Ešenvalds

Anthem: Into thy hands [text/YouTube], Jonathan Dove (b.1959)

Postlude: Vitraille [YouTube], Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)