January 6, 2017

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

Follower of Iheronimus Bosch, Adoration of the Magi, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1475-80

A multitude of camels shall cover you, the young camels of Midian and Ephah; all those from Sheba shall come. They shall bring gold and frankincense, and shall proclaim the praise of the LORD. [NRSV, Isaiah 60:6]

Epiphany of the Lord

Friday, January 6, 2017
12:15pm Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers Quartet
Setting: Missa in nativitate, Giovanni Ottavio Pitoni (1657-1743)

Introit: How bright appears the morning star [text] [Wiltener: YouTube], Philipp Nicolai (1556-1608)    
Motet: Magi videntes stellam [text][YouTube], Clemens non Papa  (1510-58)
Postlude: Wie schön leuchtet die Morgenstern [listen], James Woodman (b. 1957)