November 20, 2011

Good Shepherd, Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Ravenna, 5th cent.

 I myself will be the shepherd of my sheep, and I will make them lie down, says the Lord GOD. [NRSV, Ezekiel 34:15].

The Reign of Christ / Dedication Festival [Comments]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Adagio from Organ Symphony No. 5 [Hagel: YouTube], Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)

Mass Setting: Missa Brevis, Jonathan Dove (b. 1959)

Introit: Exsultate Deo [Corboz: text/YouTube], Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725)

Motet: Laudate Dominum [text/YouTube], Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-91)

Motet: In Nomine Jesu [text/YouTube], Jacob Handl (1550-91)

Postlude: Toccata from Organ Symphony No. 5 [Watanabe: YouTube], Charles-Marie Widor 

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Benedictus [YouTube], William Lloyd Webber (1914-82)

If ye love me [text], Peter Aston (b. 1938)

Preces and Responses: 
Peter Aston

99 (Elvey)

Canticles: St. Andrew's Service, Peter Aston

Anthem: Antiphon
Philip Moore (b. 1943)

Diversion for MixturesFrancis Jackson (b. 1917)