April 30, 2017

L'Oasis Musicale: Concerts at the Cathedral and at St George's

Salvador Dali, Et cognoverunt eum in fractione panis, Biblia Sacra, 1964-67

When he was at the table with them, he took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to them.  Then their eyes were opened, and they recognized him; and he vanished from their sight [NRSV, Luke 24: 30-31].

The Third Sunday of Easter

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Tierce en taille from Messe des paroisses [YouTube], François Couperin (1668-1733)
Setting: Missa de Beata Virgine, Gregor Aichinger (1564-1628)  

Introit: Regina caeli [text] [YouTube], Francesco Soriano  (1549-1621)  
Motet: Regina caeli [text/YouTube],Gregor Aichinger  

Postlude: Chaconne en ré mineur [YouTube], Louis Couperin (1626-61)   

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude :  Praeludium en ré, BWV 850, [YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Ordinaire :  Missa de Beata Virgine, Gregor Aichinger (1564-1628)

Introït :  Regina caeli [texte] [YouTube], Francesco Soriano  (1549-1621)  

Motet : Regina caeli [texte/YouTube],Gregor Aichinger

Postlude :  Fuga en ré, BWV 850 [YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach

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

Prelude: Rhapsody 1 in D-flat [YouTube], Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Introit: Regina caeli [texte/YouTube], Gregor Aichinger (1564-1628)

Responses: Martin Neary (b. 1940)

Psalm: 125, 126; Huntly, Barnard

Magnificat: Dorian Service [YouTube], Thomas Tallis (1505-85)

Nunc dimittis: Dorian Service [YouTube], Thomas Tallis

Anthem: Regina caeli [text] [YouTube], Cristóbal de Morales (1500-53)

Postlude: Moderato from the Symphonie romane [YouTube], Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)