May 8, 2011

Salvador Dali, Et cognoverunt eum in fractione panis, Biblia Sacra, 1964-67 

When he was at the table with them, he took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to them.  Then their eyes were opened, and they recognized him; and he vanished from their sight [NRSV, Luke 24: 30-31].

Third Sunday of Easter [Comments]
10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Allegretto in E-flat, Op. 101, No. 3, Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)

Introit:  Regina caeli [text/listen] Francesco Soriano  (1549-1621)

Mass Setting: Missa Sine nomine, Lodovico da Viadana (1560-1627)

Motet: Regina caeli [Hauts: text/YouTube], Gregor Aichinger (1564-1628)

Postlude: Allegro in G, Op. 101, No. 2, [Osborn: Pipedreams] Charles Villiers Stanford

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Andante tranquillo in F, Op. 101, No. 4, Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)

The Easter Song of Praise [text], Richard Shephard (b. 1949)

Preces and Responses:
Harrison Oxley (1933-2009)

Psalm: 119, parts 5, 6 (Richards, Goss)

Canticles: Service in C, C.Hylton Stewart (1884-1932) 

Anthem: Now the green blade riseth, [text] [Ely: YouTube], French, arr. Simon Lindley (b. 1948) 

Postlude: Allegretto in F, Op. 101, No. 1, Charles Villiers Stanford