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 [text] [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: 67; 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)  

April 23, 2017

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





Duccio di Buoninsegna, Jesus appears behind locked doors, Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, Siena, 1308-11


When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, "Peace be with you[NRSV, John 20:19]."


The Second Sunday of Easter


10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Octet of the Cathedral Singers


Prelude: Toccata in F, BWV 540 [YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)                          
 
Introit: Erstanden ist der heilig Christ [text] [YouTube], Melchior Vulpius (1570-1615)


Gloria: Missa Octava [YouTube], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)  


Sanctus/Benedictus: Missa Octava [YouTube]


Agnus Dei: Missa Octava [YouTube]
Motet: Quia vidisti me, Thoma [text/listen], Hans Leo Hassler
Postlude: O filii et filiae,  Healey Willan (1880-1968)   


12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale


Prélude : O Filii et Filiae [YouTube], Nicolas Lebègue (1631-1702)   
Ordinaire :  Missa Tertia [écoutez], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)


Introït :  Quia vidisti me, Thoma [texte/écoutez], Luca Marenzio (1553-99)


Motet :  Quia vidisti me, Thoma [texte/écoutez], Hans Leo Hassler


Postlude :  O filii et filiae [YouTube], Jean-François Dandrieu (1682-1738)


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


Prelude: Filii et Filiae [YouTube], Nicolas Lebègue (1631-1702)


Introit: Quia vidisti me, Thoma [text/listen], Luca Marenzio (1553-99)


Responses:  [YouTube] William Smith (1603-45)


Psalm: 67, William Smith


Magnificat: First Great Service [YouTube], Robert Parsons (1535-1571/2)


Nunc dimittis: First Great Service [YouTube], Robert Parsons


Anthem: Christ Rising Again [text] [YouTube] Christopher Tye (1505-73)

Postlude : O filii et filiae [YouTube], Jean-François Dandrieu (1682-1738)