May 14, 2017

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

Bernardo Daddi, Martyrdom of St. Stephen (detail), Santa Croce, Florence, 1524

While they were stoning Stephen, he prayed, "Lord Jesus, receive my spirit [NRSV, Acts 7:59]."

The Fifth Sunday of Easter
10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Vater unser [YouTube], Georg Böhm (1661-1733)
Setting: Missa Phrygia, Pompeo Cannicciari (1670-1744)

Introit: Sacerdotes Domini [text] [YouTube], William Byrd (1543-1623)   
Motet: Ave verum corpus [text] [YouTube], William Byrd
Postlude: Prelude in C [YouTube], Georg Böhm   

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude :   Liebster Jesu, BWV 633 [écoutez],Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Ordinaire :  Missa Phrygia, Pompeo Cannicciari (1670-1744)

Introït :  Sacerdotes Domini [texte] [YouTube], William Byrd (1543-1623)

Motet :  Ave verum corpus [texte] [YouTube], William Byrd

Postlude :  Christ ist erstanden (Christ, le Ressuscité), BWV 627 [écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach  

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

Prelude: Voluntary in F, op. 7, no. 10 [YouTube], John Stanley (1712-86)

Introit: O Lord, the maker of all thing [text],Anonymous English, 16th cent.

Preces and Responses: [Preces; Responses], Richard Ayleward (1626-69)

Psalm: 47, William Boyce

Magnificat: Short Service, [YouTube], Richard Ayleward

Nunc Dimittis: Short Service, [YouTube], Richard Ayleward

Anthem: O Lord, the maker of all thing [text/YouTube], William Mundy (1530-91)

Postlude: Cornet Voluntary in G, op. 5, no. 3 [YouTube], John Stanley