January 1, 2012

Dieric Bouts the Elder, The Adoration of the Magi, Alte Pinakothek, Munich, 1465

On entering the house, they saw the child with Mary his mother; and they knelt down and paid him homage. Then, opening their treasure chests, they offered him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh [NRSV, Matthew 2:11].

The Epiphany of the Lord [Comments]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers Octet
Rachelle Choi, Assistant Organist

Prelude: In dulci jubilo [Cleaveland: YouTube], Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)

Mass Setting: Missa secundaHans Leo Hassler (1564-1612) 

Introit: Ibant Magi [Quartz: text/YouTube], Francisco Guerrero (1528-99)

Motet: Magi videntes stellam [text], Jacob Clemens non Papa  (1510-58)

Postlude: Vom Himmel hoch [Payne: YouTube], Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706)

No evensong on January 1, 2012