November 11, 2012

Robert Vonnoh, In Flanders Field - Where Soldiers Sleep and Poppies Grow 
Butler Institute of American Art, Ohio, 1890

Jesus said to Martha, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. Those who believe in me, even though they die, will live, and everyone who lives and believes in me will never die (NRSV, John 11:25-26a).'

All Souls (Remembrance Sunday) 

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Intrada, Op. 111a [Kiviniemi: YouTube], Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)

Mass Setting: Requiem, Op. 9 [Guest:YouTube], Maurice Duruflé (1902-86)

Introit (Requiem Aeternam) and Kyrie eleison  [Guest:YouTube]

Offertory (Domine Jesu Christe [Guest:YouTube]

Sanctus – Benedictus  [Guest:YouTube]

Pie Jesu  [Guest:YouTube]

Agnus Dei  [Guest:YouTube]

Communion (Lux aeterna [Guest:YouTube]

Libera me  [Guest:YouTube]

In Paradisum [Guest:YouTube]
Postlude: Fantasia “O God our help” [Dewar: YouTube], C. H. H. Parry (1848-1918)

4:00 pm Evensong
The Cathedral Singers

(For live streaming via Radio Ville Marie, click here)

Prelude: Vor deinen Thron tret’ ich, BWV 668 [Kibbie: listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Selig sind die Toten [text] [Herreweghe: YouTube], Heinrich Schutz (1585-1672)

Preces and Responses:
John Reading (1645-92) 

Psalm: 121 (Walford Davies) 

Magnificat: Deutsches Magnificat [Rex: YouTube], Heinrich Schütz

Nunc dimittis:  Johann Walter (1496-1570)

Anthem: Into thy hands [Higginbottom: YouTube/text], Jonathan Dove (b. 1959) 

Postlude: Fantasia in c, BWV 562 [Kibbie: listen], Johann Sebastian Bach