September 16, 2012

Alexander Master, Peter confessing Jesus to be the Christ, Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague, c.1430

He asked them, "But who do you say that I am?" Peter answered him, "You are the Messiah [NRSV, Mark 8:29]."

Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost [Comments]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: “You call us, Lord, to be” (Rhosymedre) [Olson: YouTube], Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

Mass Setting: Service in the Phrygian Mode [Robinson: BNQ; BM] (info), Charles Wood (1866-1926) 

Introit: Oculi omnium [Crown: text/YouTube], Charles Wood 

Motet: Jesu! The very thought is sweet [text], Charles Wood

Postlude: Sortie, op. 61, no. 3, Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)

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

Prelude: Master Tallis’s Testament [Sittard: YouTube], Herbert Howells (1892-1983) 

Introit: I give you a new commandment [text], Peter Aston (b. 1938)

Preces and Responses: Ian Crabbe
(b. 1953)

Psalm: 20 (Aston)

Magnificat: Richard Shephard
(b. 1949)

Nunc Dimittis: Philip Moore (b. 1943)

Anthem: Holy Spirit, Truth Divine [text], Andrew Carter (b. 1939) 

Postlude: Prelude and Fugue in bHealey Willan