September 13, 2009

Alexander Master, Peter confessing Jesus to be the Christ, Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague, c.1430

He asked them, "But who do you say that I am?" Peter answered him, "You are the Messiah
(NRSV, Mark 8:29)."

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Sehr langsam from Organ Sonata No. 1 [de Vries: listen], Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)

Introit: Kyrie eleison [text], Robin Davies (b. 1975)

Mass Setting: Missa ex machina, Robin Davies

Motet: Cibavit nos [text], Patrick Wedd (b. 1948)

Postlude: Phantasie from Organ Sonata No. 1, [de Vries: listen], Paul Hindemith

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Vexilla regis, Flor Peeters (1903-1986)

Introit: Crux fidelis [text] [Pro cantione antiqua: listen], John of Portugal (1603-56)

Preces and Responses: Philip Moore (b. 1943)

Psalm: 46 (Luther)

Canticles: Robin Davies
(b. 1975)

Anthem: Crux fidelis,
Jacob Clemens non Papa (1500-56)

Vexilla regis, Healey Willan (1880-1968)