March 2, 2014

Duccio di Buoninsegna, Transfiguration, National Gallery, London, 1308-11

Suddenly there appeared to them Moses and Elijah, talking with him   [NRSV, Matthew 17:3].
10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele (Deck yourself, my soul), BWV 654, [Koopman: YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
English Mass, Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656)

Alleluia, John Taverner (1480-1554)
Alleluia, candor est lucis [text] [St. Benedict: listen], 

Plainsong, Tone 7

Postlude: Alleluia, sing to Jesus (Hyfrydol), [Marlow: musicMe], Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele, BWV 654, [Koopman: YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Ordinaire : Missa Caça [St. Clement: écoutez], Cristóbal de Morales (1500-53) 
Introït : Alleluia, John Taverner (1480-1554)

Motet : Alleluia, candor est lucis [texte] [St. Benedict: écoutez], Plain Chant, Tone 7

Postlude : Wie schön leuchtet [Kibbie : écoutez], Johann Sebastion Bach

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

Prelude: Alleluia, Victor Togni (1935-65)
Introit: Alleluia, John Taverner (1480-1554)

Preces and Responses: Thomas Tomkins, (1572-1656)

Psalm: 99, George Elvey
Canticles: First Service, Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623)

Anthem: Alleluia, I heard a voice [text], [Southwark: YouTube] Thomas Weelkes

Postlude: Alleluyas [Martinson: listen]Simon Preston (b. 1938)