July 26, 2009

Giovanni Lanfranco, Miracle of the Bread and Fish, National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, 1620-23

So they gathered them up, and from the fragments of the five barley loaves, left by those who had eaten, they filled twelve baskets (NRSV, John 6:13).

The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost [Comments]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Vater unser [Payne: NML](info), Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706)

Introit: Almighty God, which hast me brought [text],
Thomas Ford (1580-1648)

Mass Setting: Messa à 4 voci,
Giovanni Paolo Cima (1570-1622)

Motet: Lord, I trust thee [text] [Christ Church Oxford: listen],
George Frideric Handel (1685-1750)

Postlude: Toccata and Fugue in F [Payne: NML](info), Johann Pachelbel

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Ach Gott vom Himmel, sieh darein [Payne: NML](info), Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706)

Introit: O Holy Spirit, Lord of grace [text],
Christopher Tye (1505-72)

Preces and Responses:
Harrison Oxley (1933-2009)

Psalm: 8 (Crotch)

Magnificat: Octavi Toni,
Giovanni Anerio (1567-1630)

Nunc Dimittis: Tone 1.4

Anthem: O Lord, the maker of all thing [text] [Sixteen: listen; Clare: listen],
William Mundy (1530-91)

Postlude: Ricercare in C [Payne: NML](info), Johann Pachelbel