October 10, 2010

Theodore Manolides, First Fruits
"So now I bring the first of the fruit of the ground that you, O LORD, have given me." You shall set it down before the LORD your God and bow down before the LORD your God [NRSV, Deuteronomy 26:10].

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Nun Danket Alle Gott, BWV 657 [Alain: listen; Kibbie: listen],  Johann Sebastian Bach

Introit: Cantabo Domino [text] [MIDI], Orazio Vecchi (1550-1605)

Mass Setting: Missa Prima Sexti Toni [Trinity: YouTube; CMAA:YouTube], Giovanni Croce (1557-1609)

Motet: Jesu dulcis memoria [text] [Gloria Dei Cantores:listen], Randall Giles (1950-2010)

Postlude: Festive March “Nun Danket” [Sanderman: YouTube; IJmker: YouTube], Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Pastorale Bryan Kelly (b. 1934)

Introit: The spacious firmament [text], John Graves(1795-1886)

Preces and Responses: Thomas Tunnard (b. 1918)

Psalm: 65 (Robinson)

Emmanuel Service, Bryan Kelly (b. 1934)


Anthem: Let us rejoice, Guy Halahan

Postlude: Paean [Hills: YouTube], Kenneth Leighton (1929-88)