May 26, 2013

Peter Paul Rubens, Holy Trinity, Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp

All that the Father has is mine. For this reason I said that he will take what is mine and declare it to you [NRSV, John 16:15].

Trinity Sunday [Comments] [Choir Notes]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude:  La relation réelle en Dieu est réellement identique à l’essence (The true relation in God is actually identical to the essence) from Méditations sur le mystère de la Sainte Trinité (Meditations on the Mystery of the Holy Trinity) [van der Steen: listen], Olivier Messiaen (1908-92)   

Setting: Cantus Missae [Stuttgart: YouTube], Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901)

Introit: Above all praise and majesty, Lord Thou reignest evermore [New Chamber:YouTube], Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47)
Motet: Hymn to the Trinity [text] [St. Louis Cathedral: YouTube], Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-93)

Postlude: St. Patrick's Breastplate - Allegro maestoso from Sonata Celtica, No. 4 in c, Op. 153 [Payne: BNQ;BM] (info) [YouTube],  Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1942)

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale


Prélude : In Nomine XII (Gloria tibi Trinitas) [YouTube]John Bull (1562-1628)

Ordinaire : Missa sine nomine, Lodovico Viadana, (1560-1627)

Introït : Haec dies [texte], Lodovico Viadana

Motet : Exsultate justi [texte] [Adoremus: YouTube], Lodovico Viadana

Postlude : In Nomine VII (Gloria tibi Trinitas), John Bull

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

Prelude: In Nomine XII (Gloria tibi Trinitas) [YouTube]John Bull (1562-1628)
Introit: O lux beata Trinitas [text] [Leeuwarder Madrigaalkoor: YouTube], William Byrd (1540-1623)

Preces and Responses: Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

Psalm: 111, 113 (Tucker, Macfarren)

Magnificat: Second Service [St. George's: BNQ; BM] (info), Orlando Gibbons

Nunc dimittis: Second Service [St George's: BNQ; BM] (info), Orlando Gibbons
Anthem: Great Lord of Lords [text] [Canterbury: YouTube], Orlando Gibbons

Postlude: In nomine IX (Gloria tibi Trinitas) [YouTube]John Bull