May 11, 2014

Christ the Good Shepherd, Catacomb of Priscilla, Rome, 1st-3rd cent.

I am the gate. Whoever enters by me will be saved, and will come in and go out and find pasture [NRSV, John 10:9].

Fourth Sunday of Easter [Readings][Comments]
10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers
Prelude: Jesus, joy of our desiring [YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) 

Setting: Missa Tertia [St. Clement's: listen], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)

Introit: The Lord my shepherd is [text], Thomas Firth (18th cent.)

Motet: Brother James’ Air [text][Canterbury: YouTube] [Yorkminster Baptist: BNQ; BM] (info), arr. Gordon Jacob (1895-1984)

Postlude:  Good Christians all, rejoice and sing (Gelobet sei Gott) [Bishop: YouTube], Healey Willan (1880-1968)

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Fuga super Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr, BWV 716, [Kibbie : écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach  (1685-1750)

Ordinaire : Missa Tertia [St. Clement : écoutez], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)
Introït : Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt, SWV 120 [texte] [YouTube], Heinrich Schütz (1582-1672)

Motet : L’Éternel seul est mon BergerWilliam Gardiner (1770-1853)

Postlude : Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr, BWV 711 [Kibbie : écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

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

Prelude: Christ lag in Todesbanden
[Bergwerff: listen],

Georg Böhm (1661-1733)

Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt, SWV 120 [text] [YouTube], Heinrich Schütz (1582-1672)

Preces and Responses: Plainsong

Psalm: 23 (John Goss)

Magnificat: Deutsches Magnificat,
SWV 120 [YouTube],

Heinrich Schütz

Nunc dimittis: Plainsong Tone 3.5

Anthem:  Der Herr ist mein Hirt
[text] [Ulmer: YouTube],

Bernhard Klein (1793-1832)

Postlude: Vater unser im Himmelreich,
[van Beek: listen], Georg Böhm