February 10, 2016

Ash Wednesday, watercolor by  ]Julian Fałat (1853–1929)
Julian Falat, Ash Wednesday
Remember, you are dust and unto dust you shall return [Ash Wednesday liturgy].

12:15 pm Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers Quartet
Setting: Missa brevis No. 2 (for lent) [Bell: YouTube], Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Motet: Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake [Berkeley: text/YouTube], Richard Farrant (1530-80)
Postlude:  Passion Chorale: Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 [Guarino : YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

7:30 pm  Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Setting: Missa brevis No. 5 [Bell: YouTube], Healey Willan (1880-1968)

Imposition of Ashes: Miserere [text / listen],Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652)
Motet: Hear my prayer, O Lord [text] [Clare: YouTube], Henry Purcell (1659-95)

Postlude: O Mensch, bewein’, BWV 622 [Kibbie: listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)