October 6, 2013

Gustave Doré, The People Mourning over the Ruins of Jerusalem, La Sainte Bible, 1865

Jerusalem weeps bitterly in the night, with tears on her cheeks; among all her lovers she has no one to comfort her; all her friends have dealt treacherously with her, they have become her enemies [NRSV, Lamentations 1:2].

Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost [Comments] [Choir Notes]
10:00 am Choral Eucharist
Men of the Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Liebster Jesu [Kibbie: listen], BWV 706,  Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Setting: Missa brevis, Arthur Wills (b. 1926) 

Introit: Protector noster [text], Plainsong tone 4
Motet: Bonum est confidere [text], Plainsong tone 5

Postlude: Little Prelude and Fugue in g, BWV 558  [Olsen: YouTube], attrib. Johann Sebastian Bach 

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Adagio de Sonata in C, James Woodman (né en 1957)

Ordinaire : Messe VIII De Angelis, Plain-chant ton 5

Introït : Protector noster [texte], Plain-chant ton 4

Motet : Bonum est confidere [texte], Plain-chant ton 5

Postlude : Allegro moderato de Sonata in C, James Woodman 

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

Prelude: Langsam (Very slow) from Organ Sonata 3 [Biggs: YouTube], Paul Hindemith (1895-1963)
Introit: Ave Maria, gracia Dei plena [text]                    Randall Giles (1950-2010)

Preces and Responses: Sidney Campbell (1909-74)

Psalm: 100, 101 (Tones 8.1, 1.2)
Canticles: Walsingham Service, Randall Giles

Anthem: Phos Hilaron [text], Randall Giles

Postlude: Moderate from Organ Sonata 3 [Biggs: YouTube], Paul Hindemith