August 26, 2012

Marc Chagall, Joshua Reads the Word of the Law, 1936
Then Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and summoned the elders, the heads, the judges, and the officers of Israel; and they presented themselves before God [NRSV, Revelation 21:2].

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Amazing Grace, Peter Pindar Stearns (b. 1931)

Mass Setting: Missa VII de angelis [Silos: YouTube], plainsong

Introit: Kyrie from Missa VII de angelis, plainsong

Motet: Sicut in holocausto arietum [text] [Women's Schola: YouTube], plainsong, mode 5

Postlude: Jubilate, William Mathias (1934-92)

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

Prelude:  Conditor Alme SiderumFlor Peeters (1903-86)

Sicut in holocausto arietum [text] [Women's Schola: YouTube], plainsong, mode 5

Preces and Responses: Plainsong

Psalm: 112, 113 (Tones 7.5, 5.2)

Tone 6, fauxbourdons, Simon Lindley (b. 1948)

Nunc dimittis: Tone 8.1, fauxbourdons, Simon Lindley

Jesu dulcis memoria [text] [Vianini: YouTube], Tone 1, organ verses Flor Peeters

  Jam sol recedit igneus, Flor Peeters