September 28, 2014

Pantocrator, Pammakaristos Church, Istanbul, 12th cent.

Therefore God also highly exalted him and gave him the name that is above every name [NRSV, Philippians 2:9]

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Jesu, the very thought of thee[YouTube], Gordon Slater (1896-1979)
Setting: Missa Brevis, Arthur Wills (b. 1926)

Introit: Almighty, God, which hast me brought [text] [Luley: YouTube], Thomas Ford (1580-1648)
Motet: Pange lingua [text] [YouTube] Anton Bruckner (1824-96)
Postlude:  Sortie, Op. 62, No. 3 [Deutschmann: YouTube],  Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)  

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Kyrie Gott Vater, BWV 672 [Kibbie : écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Ordinaire : Missa Brevis, Claudio Casciolini (1697-1760)

Introït : Laudate nomen Domini [St. Marien : texte/YouTube], Christopher Tye (1505-73)

Motet : O Sacrum convivium [texte/YouTube], Giovanni Croce (1557-1607)

Postlude : Präludium und Fuge in B-moll-dur,  BWV 560 [Preston : musicMe], attrib. Johann Sebastian Bach

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

Prelude: Largo in d [Imbruno: YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Introit: Hail, gladdening light [King's:text/YouTube], Charles Wood (1866-1926)

Preces and Responses: Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

Psalm: 47 (William Boyce)

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

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

Anthem: O clap your hands [text / CML] (info), Orlando Gibbons

Postlude:  Sinfonia (Cantata 29) [Murray: YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach