July 23, 2017

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


Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov
Jesus appearing to Mary Magdalene
State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, 1835


Feast of St. Mary Magdalene


10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers


Prelude: Who is there on this easter morning,  Harrison Oxley (1933-2009)
Setting:  Mass for four voices [YouTube], Thomas Tallis (1505-85)


Introit: Laus Mater Ecclesia [text] [YouTube], Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)    
Motet: Dum transisset [text/listen], Robert Johnson (1583-1634)
Postlude: Fanfare “Apostle of the Word,” David Willcocks (1919-2015)


12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale


Prélude :   In Nomine XII (Gloria tibi Trinitas) [YouTube], John Bull (1562-1628)
  
Ordinaire :  Messe à quatre voix [YouTube], Thomas Tallis (1505-85)


Introït :  Laus Mater Ecclesia [text] [YouTube], Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)    


Motet :  Dum transisset [texte/écoutez], Robert Johnson (1583-1634)


Postlude :  In nomine IX (Gloria tibi Trinitas) [YouTube], John Bull


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


Prelude: Prelude: A fancy for my Lady Nevell [YouTube], William Byrd (1543-1623)


Introit: Alleluia. Vespere autem Sabbati [text] [YouTube], William Byrd


Preces: Festal, Thomas Tallis (1505-85)


Psalm: 21, Samuel Wesley


Magnificat: Short Service [YouTube], Thomas Tallis


Nunc dimittis: Short Service, Thomas Tallis


Anthem: When Jesus went into Simon the Pharisee’s house [text], Thomas Tallis

Postlude: Lesson "Two parts in one" [BNQ] (info), Thomas Tallis

July 16, 2017

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


Vincent Van Gogh, The Sower, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, 1888


The Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers

Prelude:  Adagio in a, BWV 564 [listen], Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
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 C, BWV 564 [listen], Johann Sebastian Bach  

12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale

Prélude :  Pavan: Lord Salisbury [YouTube], Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

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 :  Galliard: Lord Salisbury [YouTube], Orlando Gibbons

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

Prelude: Prelude in G [YouTube], Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

Introit: Almighty and everlasting God [text & listen], Orlando Gibbons

Preces and Responses: Marcus Sealy (b. 1947)

Psalm: 122, John Robinson

Magnificat: Short Service [YouTube], Orlando Gibbons

Nunc dimittis: Short Service [YouTube], Orlando Gibbons

Anthem: O pray for the peace of Jerusalem [text] [YouTube], Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656)

Postlude: Fantasia in C [YouTube], Orlando Gibbons

July 9, 2017

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

Lytras Nikiforos, Carols, Private Collection, 1872


“We played the flute for you, and you did not dance;
  we wailed, and you did not mourn NRSV, Matt. 11:17.”


The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost


10:00 am Choral Eucharist
The Cathedral Singers


Prelude: Prelude: Galliarda in d [YouTube], Heinrich Scheidemann (ca. 1595 – 1663)  
Setting: Missa Brevis [YouTube], Andrea Gabrieli (1510-86)


Introit: Beatus vir [text] [BNQ; BM] (info), Andrea Gabrieli   
Motet: Caro mea vere est cibus [text] [YouTube], Andrea Gabrieli
Postlude: Toccata in F, BuxWV 156 [YouTube],  Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)    


12h45 Eucharistie chantée
Le Quatuor des chanteurs de la cathédrale


Prélude :   Prelude: Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit / Kyrie, BWV 669 [Kibbie  :  écoutez] [Clavier-Übung III], Johann Sebastian Bach(1685-1750)
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Ordinaire :  Missa Brevis [YouTube], Andrea Gabrieli (1510-86)


Introit :  Beatus vir [text] [BNQ ;  BM] (info), Andrea Gabrieli


Motet :  Caro mea vere est cibus [text] [YouTube], Andrea Gabrieli


Postlude :  Christe eleison, BWV 670 [écoutez] [Clavier-Übung III], Johann Sebastian Bach


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


Prelude: Prelude: Lento in C [Prelude to "They Walk Alone"] [listen], Benjamin Britten [1913-76]


Introit: Jesu, rex admirabilis [text] [YouTube], Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-94)


Preces: Plainsong


Psalm: 42, tone 3.4


Magnificat: Primi toni, fauxbourdons, Giovanni Pierluigi Palestrina


Nunc dimittis: Tertii toni, fauxbourdons, Giovanni Pierluigi Palestrina


Anthem: Regina caeli [text] [YouTube], Giovanni Pierluigi Palestrina

Postlude: Prelude and fugue on a theme of Vittoria [sic][listen], Benjamin Britten