May 13, 2012

  Masaccio, St. Peter baptizing the neophytes, Brancacci Chapel, Florence, 1425

Then Peter said, "Can anyone withhold the water for baptizing these people who have received the Holy Spirit just as we have [NRSV, Acts 10:46b-47]?"

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Choirs

Prelude: Land of Rest, Peter Pindar Stearns (b. 1931) 

Mass Setting: Missa Quatuor Vocum [Allessandrini: BNQ; BM] (info), Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757

Introit: Exultate Deo [text], Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725)

Motet: Ad te Domine [Corboz: text / YouTube], Alessandro Scarlatti

Postlude:  Sonata in D, K. 430, L. 631 [Gould:YouTube], Domenico Scarlatti

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers
(For live streaming via Radio Ville Marie, click here)

Prelude: Sonata in c, GaetanoValeri (1760-1822)

Ave Maria [text] [Valence: YouTube], Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)       

Preces and Responses: Plainsong

32, Tone 6

Magnificat: Secondo [San Felice: YouTube], Claudio Monteverdi

Nunc dimittis: Tone 1.4
Anthem: Lauda Sion salvatorem [text] [Gyor: BNQ; BM] (info), Claudio Monteverdi

Marcia di Poppea, Claudio Monteverdi