August 7, 2016

Michelangelo Buonarroti, The Last Judgment, Cappella Sistina, Vatican, 1537-41

"You also must be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an unexpected hour [NRSV, Luke12:40]."

Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Canzon, Jakob Hassler, (1569-c.1622)
Setting: Missa secunda [YouTube], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)

Introit: Cantate Domino [text/listen], Hans Leo Hassler
Motet: Caro mea [text], Francisco Guerrero (1528-99)

Postlude:  Toccata in quarto toni, Jakob Hassler

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele, BWV 754, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Ordinaire : Missa secunda [YouTube], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)

Introït : Cantate Domino [texte/écoutez], Hans Leo Hassler

Motet : Caro mea [texte], Francisco Guerrero (1528-99)

Postlude : Prélude et Fugue en ré mineur, BWV 554 [Williams : YouTube], attrib. Johann Sebastian Bach

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

Prelude: Ave Maris Stella from 15 Versets sur les Vêpres de la Vièrge, Op. 18 [Fano: YouTube], Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)

Introit: O Lord, we beseech thee [text], Joseph Pring (1776-1842)

Preces and Responses:  Ben Parry (b. 1965)

Psalm: 123, 124; Ball, Huntley

Canticles: Dorian Service, John Blow (1649-1708

Anthem: Ave Maris Stella, Plainsong [text], fauxbourdons Hans Leo Hassler

Nicolas de Grigny, Ave Maris Stella, performed by Pierre Bardon at the 1772 Isnard organ of Saint Maximin en Provence [musicMe]