October 15, 2017

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

Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Peasant_Wedding, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, 1568.jpg

Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Peasant Wedding, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, 1568

Then he said to his slaves, “The wedding is ready, but those invited were not worthy. 9Go therefore into the main streets, and invite everyone you find to the wedding banquet
[NRSV, Matt. 22:8-9].”

The Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Méditation [BNQ] (info), Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)     
Setting: Missa Lauda Sion [BNQ; BM] (info), Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-94)   

Introit: Super flumina Babylonis [text] [YouTube], Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Motet: Super flumina Babylonis [text/listen], Philippe de Monte

Postlude: Alleluia, Sing to Jesus, Healey Willan (1880-1968)  

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude : Kyrie eleison de La Messa della Madonna [YouTube], Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1643)  
Ordinaire :  Missa Lauda Sion [BNQ; BM] (info), Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-94)   

Introït :  Super flumina Babylonis [texte] [YouTube], Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

Motet : Super flumina Babylonis [texte] [YouTube], Orlande de Lassus (1532-1594)

Postlude : Kyrie eleison, Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1643)

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

Prelude: Toccata undecima [YouTube], Georg Muffat (1645-1704)

Introit: Aus derTiefe [text][YouTube], Heinrich Schutz (1585-1672)

Preces: John Holmes (d. 1629)  

Psalm: 130; George Garrett

Magnificat: Deutsches Magnificat / German Magnificat, SWV 426 [YouTube], Heinrich Schütz

Nunc dimittis: Lumen ad revelationem, Johann Walther (1496-1570)  

Anthem: Lobe den Herren [text] [YouTube], Heinrich Schutz

Postlude: Passacaglia in g [YouTube], Georg Muffat