August 27, 2017

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




Guido Reni, St. Peter, Museo del Prado, Madrid, 1634

And I tell you, you are Peter,* and on this rock* I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not prevail against it [NRSV, Matt. 16:18]

The Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Minuet (Bernice) [YouTube], George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Setting: Missa secunda [YouTube], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)  

Introit: Cantate Domino [text/listen], Hans Leo Hassler   
Motet: O Sacrum convivium [text/YouTube], Giovanni Croce (1557-1607)
Postlude: Tu es petra [musicMe], Henri Mulet (1878-1967  

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude :  Minuet (Bernice) [YouTube], George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)   
Ordinaire :  Missa secunda [YouTube], Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612)  

Introït :  Cantate Domino [texte/écoutez], Hans Leo Hassler   

Motet :  O Sacrum convivium [texte/YouTube], Giovanni Croce (1557-1607)

Postlude  :  Vous qui sur la terre habitez [YouTube], Henry Purcell (1659-95)

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

Prelude: Praeludio “Sine Nomine” [YouTube], Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Introit: Jesu! The very thought is sweet [text], Charles Wood (1866-1926)

Preces: Donald Hunt (b. 1930)

Psalm: 146, Igor Atkins

Canticles: Service in D [YouTube], Charles Wood

Anthem: O Lord that seest [text], Charles Wood

Postlude:  Fugue, Chorale and Epilogue [YouTube], Herbert Howells

August 20, 2017

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


The Canaanite Woman, from the Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry. The Conde Museum, Chantill, 1412-16

Then Jesus answered her, ‘Woman, great is your faith! Let it be done for you as you wish.’ And her daughter was healed instantly [NRSV, Matt. 15:28].

The Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit BWV 669 [listen] [Clavier-Übung III], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)   
Setting: Missa XI Orbis Factor [YouTube], plainsong, 11th cent.

Introit: Kyrie eleison, Orbis Factor   
Motet: Benedicam Dominum [text], Tone 1
Postlude: Kyrie, Gott Heiliger Geist, BWV 671 [listen]  [Clavier-Übung III], Johann Sebastian Bach   

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude :  Kyrie, Gott Vater, BWV 672 [écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)    
Ordinaire :  Missa XI Orbis Factor [YouTube], Plain-chant, Xe siècle

Introït :  Kyrie eleison, Orbis Factor

Motet :  Benedicam Dominum [texte], Tone 1

Postlude :  Kyrie, Gott Heiliger Geist, BWV 674 [écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach

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

Prelude: Aeterna Christi munera, Flor Peeters (1903-96)

Introit: Non vos relinquam orphanos,  [text] [YouTube], plainsong, tone 1

Preces: Plainsong

Psalm: 19; Tone 3.4

Magnificat: Tone 8.1, fauxbourdons, Healey Willan (1880-1968)

Nunc dimittis: Tone 3.1, fauxbourdons, Healey Willan

Anthem: Christians, to the Paschal victim [text], plainsong, tone 1

Postlude: Aeterna Christi munera [listen], Healey Willan

August 13, 2013

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



Bazzi Rahib, Ilyas Basim Khuri. Jesus Walks on Water, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN

Jesus immediately reached out his hand and caught him, saying to him, ‘You of little faith, why did you doubt?’ When they got into the boat, the wind ceased [NRSV, Matt. 14:31-32.

The Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude: Les oiseaux et les sources (Messe de la Pentecôte) [YouTube], Olivier Messiaen (1908-92)          
Setting: Mass of St. Thomas, Robert Fleming (1921-76)   

Introit: I will go unto the altar [text], Healey Willan (1880-1968)
  
Motet: Very bread, good shepherd, tend us [text], Healey Willan
Postlude: Saga VI [YouTube], Jean Guillou (b. 1930]

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude :  Les oiseaux et les sources (Messe de la Pentecôte) [YouTube], Olivier Messiaen (1908-92)
Ordinaire :  Mass of St. Thomas, Robert Fleming (1921-76)   

Introït :  I will go unto the altar [texte], Healey Willan (1880-1968)

Motet :  Very bread, good shepherd, tend us  [texte], Healey Willan

Postlude :  Saga VI [YouTube], Jean Guillou (b. 1930]


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

Prelude: Prélude [YouTube], Nadia Boulanger (1887-1979)

Introit: Christ rising again [text], Michael Wise (1648-87)

Preces: Norwich Use

Psalm: 100, William Boyce

Canticles: Service in F, Michael Wise

Anthem: Prepare ye the way of the Lord [text], Michael Wise

Postlude: Petit Canon et Improvisation [YouTube], Nadia Boulanger