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Music for November 2019

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Friday, November 1, 2019
All Saints
6:00 p.m. Solemn Mass
Messa breve (Giovanni Rovetta)
Justorum animae (William Byrd)
O quam gloriosum (Tomás Luís de Victoria)
Beati quorum via (Charles Villiers Stanford)

Saturday, November 2, 2019
All Souls
9:00 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa pro defunctis (Lodovico Viadana)
Manus tuae (Cristóbal de Morales)

Sunday, November 3, 2019
21st Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa Quem dicunt homines (Cristóbal de Morales)
Vir erat in terra Hus (Terrence B. Fay)
Portio mea Domine (Robert White)

Sunday, November 10, 2019
22nd Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa Fa re ut fa sol la (Cristóbal de Morales)
Ecce quam bonum (William Byrd)
O sacrum convivium (Tomás Luís de Victoria)

Sunday, November 17, 2019
23rd after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa De profundis (Vincenzo Ruffo)
De profundis (Ludwig Senfl)

Saturday, November 23
Rehearsals begin for Advent Lessons & Carols

Sunday, November 24, 2019
Last Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Mass for St. Cecilia (Lou Harrison)
De profundis (Orlande de Lassus)

3:00 p.m. Recital by Elizabeth and Charles Weaver, soprano and lute
Benefit concert for the St. Cecilia Society (free admission; donations gratefully accepted)

Music for October 2019

Sunday, October 6, 2019
Our Lady of the Rosary
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Kyrie (John Dunstaple (ca. 1390–1453)
Missa cum jubilo (Chant Mass IX)
Quam pulchra es (Dunstaple)
Flos florum (Guillaume Du Fay, 1397–1474)

3:00 p.m.
Recital by Terrence B. Fay (free admission)

Sunday, October 13, 2019
18th Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa Quinta (Johann Stadlmayr, 1575–1648)
Salve Regina (Orlande de Lassus, ca. 1532–1594)
O salutaris hostia (Thomas Tallis, ca. 1505–1585)
Ave Maria (Clemens non Papa, ca. 1510–1555)

Sunday, October 20, 2019
19th Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa alla capella (Leopold Hofmann, 1738–1793)
Ave Maria (Jacques Arcadelt, 1507–1568; arr. Louis Dietsch, 1808–1865)
Salve Regina (Antonio Lotti, 1666–1740)

Sunday, October 27, 2019
Christ the King
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Messa a 5 voci (Maurizio Cazzati, 1616–1678)
Tu solus qui facit mirabilia (Josquin des Prez, c. 1450–1521)
O bone Jesu (Loyset Compère, 1445–1518)
Christus vincit (Mathieu Gascongne, d. 1529)

Music for September 2019

Sunday, September 1, 2019
Feast of St. Augustine
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa de la batalla escoutez (Francisco Guerrero (1528–1599)
O Doctor optime (Tomás Luis de Victoria, 1548–1611)
Magne Pater Augustine (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, ca. 1525–1594)

Sunday, September 8, 2019
The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa Ave maris stella (Tomás Luis de Victoria, 1548–1611)
Regali ex progenie (Jacobus Handl, 1550–1591)
Ave Maria (Josquin des Prez, ca. 1450–1521)

Sunday, September 15, 2019
The Seven Dolours of the Virgin Mary
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa Vulnerasti cor meum (Cristóbal de Morales, ca. 1500–1553)
Mater dolorosa (Robert Fayrfax, 1464–1521)
Stabat Mater (Josquin des Prez, ca. 1450–1521)

Sunday, September 22, 2019
Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa Dittes maistresse (Orlande de Lassus, ca. 1532–1594)
Expectans expectavi (Lassus)
Panis quem ego dedero (Henricus Isaac, ca. 1450–1517)
Ego sum panis vivus (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, ca. 1525–1594)

Sunday, September 29, 2019
Michaelmas
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Messa della Battaglia (Giovanni Francesco Anerio, ca. 1567–1630)
Factum est silentium (Felice Anerio, ca. 1560–1614)
Tibi Christe splendor Patris (Tomás Luis de Victoria, 1548–1611)

Music for August 2019

Sunday, August 18, 2019
Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa Doulce memoire (Orlande de Lassus, ca. 1532–1594)
Ad te, Domine, levavi (Alessandro Scarlatti, 1660–1725)
Miserere mei, Deus (Antonio Lotti, 1666–1740)

Sunday, August 25, 2019
Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass
Missa Mon coeur se recommende à vous (Johannes Eccard, 1553–1611)
Exaltabo te, Domine (Orlande de Lassus, ca. 1532–1594)
Ave verum corpus (Josquin des Prez, ca. 1450–1521)

 

Music for the Feast of the Assumption, 15 August 2019

Music for the Assumption of Our Lady
(Missale Romanum of 1962, 6:00 p.m.)
Prelude: Verset on Ave maris stella (Op. 18, No. 8) (Marcel Dupré, 1886-1971)
Hymn at the Procession: Hail, Holy Queen Enthroned Above (Salve Regina cœlitum)
Missa Assumpta est Maria (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, c.1525-1594)
Gregorian Mass of the Assumption: Gaudeamus
Motet at the Offertory: Quae est ista (Palestrina)
Motet at the Communion: Vidi speciosam (Tomás Luis de Victoria, 1548-1611)
Postlude: Versets on Ave maris stella (Op. 18, Nos. 6, 7, 9) (Dupré)

Music for the Ninth Sunday after Pentecost, 11 August 2019

Music for the Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
(Missale Romanum of 1962, 9:30 a.m.)
Prelude: Toccata avanti la Messa della Domenica (Girolamo Frescobaldi, 1583-1643)
Hymn at the Procession: Jesus Comes With All His Grace (Würtemburg)
Missa Orbis factor (Mass XI)
Kyrie della Domenica (Frescobaldi)
Gregorian Mass of the Ninth Sunday after Pentecost: Ecce Deus adjuvat me
Motet at the Offertory: Diligam te Domine (Orlande de Lassus, c.1532-1594)
Motet at the Communion: Cantate Domino (Lassus)
Postlude: Bergamasca (Frescobaldi)

Music for the Nineteenth Sunday of the Year
(Missale Romanum of 2002, 11:30 a.m.)
Hymn at the Procession: Faith of our Fathers (St. Catherine)
Missa Pater cuncta (Mass XII)
Introit: Respice Domine (vii)
Gradual: Beata gens (i)
Alleluia: Domine, refugium factus es (vii)
Offertory: In te Domine speravi (ii)
Hymn at the Offertory: The God of Abraham Praise (Leoni)
Communion: Beatus servus (iii)
Hymn at the Communion: Ye servants of the Lord (Narenza)
Marian antiphon: Salve Regina (v)
Organ music as above

Music for Vespers of the Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, 4 August 2019

Sunday, 4 August 2019, 5:00 p.m.
Music for Second Vespers of the Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
Dixit Dominus & Psalm 109 (mode vii)
Magna opera Domini & Psalm 110 (mode iii)
Qui timet Dominum & Psalm 111 (mode iv)
Sit nomen Domini & Psalm 112 (mode vii)
Deum autem noster & Psalm 113 (mode i)
Hymn: Lucis Creator optime (mode viii)
Magnificat antiphon: Quid faciam (mode iv)
O Salutaris Hostia (Werner)
Tantum ergo (French melody)
Adoremus in aeternum (mode i)
Postlude: Improvisation