November 23, 2008

Fra Angelico, Christ the Judge, Chapel of San Brizio, Duomo, Orvieto, 1447

"When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory (NRSV, Matthew 25:31)."

The Reign of Christ - Feast of Dedication [Comments]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Majesté du Christ demandant sa gloire à son Père (listen:
Latry), Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992) [BNQ] [NML] [CML]

Introit: Jubilate Deo,
Cipriano de Rore (1515/16-1565) [NML]

Mass Setting: Service in G,
Francis Jackson (b. 1917) [NML]

Motet: Terribilis est locus iste,
George Malcolm (1917-97)

Postlude: Toccata in b (listen:
NML), Francis Jackson

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Prelude in a, BWV 543 (listen) [NML] [CML], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) [BNQ]

Introit: Glorious and powerful God (
text) (listen), Charles Villiers Stanford

Preces and Responses: Thomas Tunnard

Psalm: 145 (Cooper, Lawes)

Canticles: Second Service (listen), Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625) [BNQ] [NML] [CML]

Glorious and powerful God (
text) (listen), Orlando Gibbons

Postlude: Fugue in a, BWV 543 (
listen) [NML] [CML], Johann Sebastian Bach