March 1, 2017

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

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Ash Wednesday, watercolor by  ]Julian Fałat (1853–1929)
Julian Falat, Ash Wednesday
Remember, you are dust and unto dust you shall return [Ash Wednesday liturgy].

Ash Wednesday, March 1, 2017

12:15 pm Choral Eucharist
Cathedral Singers Quartet

Setting: Missa brevis No. 2 (for lent) [YouTube], Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Motet: Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake [text/YouTube], Richard Farrant (1530-80)
Postlude: Passion Chorale: Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 [YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)  

7:30 pm Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Setting: Mass for Five Voices [listen],William Byrd (1540-1623)  
Imposition of Ashes: Miserere [text / listen],Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652)  
Motet: Miserere mei, Deus [text] [YouTube], William Byrd (1539/40-1623)
Postlude: O Mensch, bewein’, BWV 622 [listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)