November 12, 2017

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

Christ Church Cathedral Choir Concert
November 10, 2017

November 12, 2017: 15:30

Luca Signorelli, Archangel with Trumpet (detail), San Brizio Chapel, Duomo, Orvieto, c.1499

For the Lord himself, with a cry of command, with the archangel’s call and with the sound of God’s trumpet, will descend from heaven, and the dead in Christ will rise first [NRSV, 1 Thess. 4:16]

Remembrance Sunday /
23rd Sunday after Pentecost

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Aria, op. 51 [YouTube], Flor Peeters (1903-86)   
Setting: Service in F [YouTube], Harold Darke (1888-1976]  

Anthem: Justorum animae [text/musicMe], Orlande de Lassus (1532-1594)
Motet: Justorum animae [text] [YouTube]  Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
Postlude: Pomp and Circumstance March 5 [YouTube], Edward Elgar (1857-1934)  

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude :  Praeludium in d, BWV 851 [YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)  
Ordinaire :  Missa VII de angelis [YouTube], plainsong, 11th cent.

Introït :  Justus es, Domine [texte] [YouTube], Plain-chant, ton 1

Motet : Vovete et reddite [texte] [YouTube], Plain-chant, ton 2

Postlude :  Fuga in d, BWV 851, [YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach

All Souls Sunday /
23rd Sunday after Pentecost

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

Prelude: Mors et Resurectio (Trois paraphrases grégoriennes, op. 5)  [YouTube], Jean Langlais (1907-1991)               
Setting: Requiem a quattro voci (1583), [YouTube], Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)

Introit: Requiem aeternam [text]

Communio: Lux aeterna luceat eis [text]
Libera me [text]

Postlude: Acclamations [YouTube], Jean Langlais