October 22, 2017

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


Titian, The Tribute Money, Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden, 1516


‘Give therefore to the emperor the things that are the emperor’s, and to God the things that are God’s [NRSV, Matt.: 22-21b].’


The Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost


10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers


Prelude: Vater unser [YouTube], Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (1562-1621)   
Setting: Missa Doulce Mémoire, Orlande de Lassus (1532-1594)  


Introit: Jubilate Deo [text/listen], Orlande de Lassus  
Motet: Domine, convertere [text] [YouTube], Orlande de Lassus
Postlude: Toccata in a [YouTube], Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck
 


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 Doulce Mémoire, Orlande de Lassus (1532-1594)  


Introït :  Jubilate Deo [texte/écoutez], Orlande de Lassus


Motet :  Domine, convertere [texte] [YouTube], Orlande de Lassus


Postlude :  Kyrie eleison, Girolamo Frescobaldi


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


Prelude: Cornet Voluntary in g [YouTube], Willliam Boyce (1711-79)


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


Preces: Norwich Use


Psalm: 100, William Boyce


Canticles:  Short Service, Michael Wise


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

Postlude: Trumpet Voluntary in D, No. 1 [Bate: listen; Koopman: BNQ] (info), William Boyce

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
(1521-1603)

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

October 8, 2017

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



James Tissot, The Cornerstone, Brooklyn Museum, 1886-94


The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone [NRSV, Matt. 21:42].”


The Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Harvest Thanksgiving


10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers


Prelude:  Nun danket alle Gott, BWV 657 [listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Setting: Mass in D, Kenneth Leighton (1929-1988)


Introit: Nun danket alle Gott, BWV 657 [text] [YouTube], Johann Sebastian Bach
Motet: Thou visitest the earth [text], [YouTube] Maurice Greene (1696-1755)
Postlude: Paraphrase sur le Te Deum [YouTube], Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)    


12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale


Prelude :  Prelude et Allemande de Pastorale, BWV 590 [écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Ordinaire :  Missa quatuor vocum, Joan Cererols (1618-76)


Introït : Laudate nomen Domini [texte/YouTube], Christopher Tye (1505-73)


Motet :  Cibavit eos [texte] [YouTube], William Byrd (1543-1623)


Postlude :  Aria et Gigue de Pastorale, BWV 590 [écoutez], Johann Sebastian Bach


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


Prelude: Versets sur le Te Deum [listen], Livre d’orgue de Montréal (1724)


Introit: Hear my prayer, O Lord [text] [YouTube], Henry Purcell (1659-95)


Preces: Richard Ayleward (1626-69)


Psalm: 102, vv 1-13, 25-28, Wesley, Davy


Magnificat: Service in g [YouTube], Henry Purcell


Nunc dimittis: Service in g [YouTube], Henry Purcell


Anthem: My Prayer [text] [YouTube], Bob Chilcott (b. 1955)

Postlude: Te Deum [YouTube], Pēteris Vasks (b. 1946)