July 7, 2013

The River of Life, Bamberg Apocalypse, Staatsbibliothek, Bamberg, 11th cent.

For thus says the LORD: I will extend prosperity to her like a river, and the wealth of the nations like an overflowing stream
[NRSV, Isaiah 66:12a].

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost [Comments] [Choir Notes]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: EclogueDesmond Ratcliffe (1917-2001)
Setting: Service in G, Clifford Harker (1912-99)

Introit: Christ, whose glory fills the skies [text], Keith Bissell (1912-92)
Motet: Author of Life Divine [text], Peter Aston (b. 1938) 

Postlude: Epilogue, Desmond Ratcliffe (1917-2001)

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Vater unser, BWV 636 [Koopman : YouTube ; Pilon : YouTube ; Kibbie : écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Ordinaire : Missa super ut re mi fa sol la, Cristóbal de Morales (1500-53) 

Introït : Dominus meus [texte], Cristóbal de Morales

Motet : In manus tuas [texte], Cristóbal de Morales 

Postlude : Praeludium und Fuge in C-Dur, BWV 553, attribués à Johann Sebastian Bach.

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

Prelude: Andante, Desmond Ratcliffe (1917-2001) 

Introit: In pace, in idipsum [text] [Maryland: YouTube], John Sheppard (1515-60) 

Preces and Responses: Plainsong

Psalm: 31 (Tone 3.5)

Magnificat: Sexti toni [Christophers: YouTube], Orlande de Lassus (1532-1594) 

Nunc dimittis: Primi toni, Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) 

Anthem: In pace, in idipsum [text] [Worcester: YouTube], William Blitheman (1525-91)

 Postlude: Allegro con brioDesmond Ratcliffe