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Music for the Last Sunday after Pentecost, 25 November 2018

Music for the Twenty-Seventh & Last Sunday after Pentecost
(Missale Romanum of 1962, 9:30 a.m.)
Prelude: Suite pour orgue: Prélude (Op. 5) (Maurice Duruflé, 1902-1986)
Hymn at the Procession: God of All Power, and Truth, and Grace (Breslau)
Missa Cuidez vous que Dieu (Pierre de Manchicourt, c.1510-1564)
Gregorian Mass of the Last Sundays after Pentecost: Dicit Dominus: Ego cogito
Motet at the Offertory: De profundis (prima pars) (Ludwig Senfl, 1486-1543)
Motet at the Communion: A custodia matutina (De profundis, secunda pars) (Senfl)
Postlude: Suite pour orgue: Toccata (Duruflé)

Music for the Thirty-Third Sunday of the Year
(Missale Romanum of 2002, 11:30 a.m.)
Hymn at the Procession: To Jesus Christ, Our Sovereign King (Ich glaub an Gott)
Introit: Dignus est Agnus (plainsong, mode iii)
Kyrie: Mass in the Major Modes (Russell Woollen, 1923-1994)
Gloria, Sanctus, Agnus Dei: Missa de Angelis (Vatican Gradual, Mass VIII)
Gradual: Dominabitur (plainsong, mode v)
Alleluia: Potestas ejus (plainsong, mode i)
Offertory: Postula a me (plainsong, mode iv)
Acclamation at the Offertory: Christus vincit (Ambrosian plainsong)
Communion: Sedebit Dominus Rex (plainsong, mode vi)
Hymn at the Communion: The Beatitudes (Arvo Pärt, b.1935)
Marian antiphon: Salve Regina (plainsong, mode v)
Organ music as above

Music for St. Cecilia’s Day, 22 November 2018

Thursday, 22 November 2018, 9:00 a.m.
Music for the Feast of St. Cecilia
(Missale Romanum of 1962)
Prelude: Improvisation
Missa de Angelis (Vatican Gradual, Mass VIII)
Gregorian Mass of St. Cecilia: Loquebar
Hymn at the Offertory: Jesu corona Virginum (plainsong, mode viii)
Hymn at the Communion: Anima Christi (plainsong, mode i)
Postlude: Improvisation

Music for the Twenty-Sixth Sunday after Pentecost, 18 November 2018

Music for the Twenty-Sixth after Pentecost
(Lections of the Sixth Resumed Sunday after Epiphany)
(Missale Romanum of 1962, 9:30 a.m.)
Prelude: Psalm-Prelude Set 2, No. 1 (Out of the deep) (Herbert Howells, 1892-1983)
Hymn at the Procession: O Thou Who Camest from Above (Hereford)
Mass in the Dorian Mode (Howells)
Gregorian Mass of the Last Sundays after Pentecost: Dicit Dominus: Ego cogito
Motet at the Offertory: Salve Regina (Francis Poulenc, 1899-1963)
Motet at the Communion: Panis angelicus (Gaspar van Weerbecke, c.1445-1516)
Postlude: Rhapsody in E-flat (Op. 17, No. 2) (Howells)

Music for the Thirty-Third Sunday of the Year
(Missale Romanum of 2002, 11:30 a.m.)
Hymn at the Procession: Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence (Picardy)
Introit: Dicit Dominus: Ego cogito (plainsong, mode vi)
Missa Dominator Deus (Vatican Gradual, Mass XV)
Gradual: Liberasti nos (plainsong, mode vii)
Alleluia: De profundis (plainsong, mode vii)
Offertory: De profundis (plainsong, mode ii, with verses)
Communion: Amen dico vobis: quidquid (plainsong, mode i)
Motet at the Communion: Fear Not, O Land (Edward Elgar, 1857-1934)
Marian antiphon: Salve Regina (plainsong, mode v)
Organ music as above

Music for the Twenty-Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, 11 November 2018

Music for the Twenty-Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
(Lections of the Fifth Resumed Sunday after Epiphany)
(Missale Romanum of 1962, 9:30 a.m.)
Prelude: Aus tiefer Not (BWV 687) (Johann Sebastian Bach, 1685-1750)
Hymn at the Procession: Happy Are They (Binchester)
Missa De profundis (Vincenzo Ruffo, c.1508-1587)
Gregorian Mass of the Last Sundays after Pentecost: Dicit Dominus: Ego cogito
Motet at the Offertory: De profundis (Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, 1562-1621)
Motet at the Communion: O sacrum convivium (Orazio Vecchi, 1550-1605)
Postlude: Ciacona in C minor (Dietrich Buxtehude, c.1637-1707)

Music for the Thirty-Second Sunday of the Year
(Missale Romanum of 2002, 11:30 a.m.)
Hymn at the Procession: Ye Watchers and Ye Holy Ones (Lasst uns erfreuen)
Introit: Intret oratio mea (plainsong, mode iii)
Missa Dominator Deus (Vatican Gradual, Mass XV)
Gradual: Dirigatur oratio mea (plainsong, mode vii)
Alleluia: Qui posuit fines (plainsong, mode iv)
Offertory: Gressus meos (plainsong, mode viii)
Motet at the Offertory: Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord (Charles Villiers Stanford, 1852-1924)
Communion: Dominus regit me (plainsong, mode v)
Motet at the Communion: The King of Love My Shepherd Is(Edward Bairstow, 1874-1946)
Marian antiphon: Salve Regina (plainsong, mode v)
Organ music as above

Music for the Feast of St. Andrew Avellino, 10 November 2018

Saturday, 10 November 2018, 9:00 a.m.
Music for the Feast of St. Andrew Avellino
(Missale Romanum of 1962)
Prelude: Improvisation
Missa Pater cuncta (Vatican Gradual, Mass XII)
Gregorian Mass of a Confessor not a Bishop: Os justi
Postlude: Improvisation

The second Saturday of every month is a Missa cantata celebrated
for the intentions of the Gospel of Life Society at St. Mary’s.

Music for Vespers of the Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost, 4 November 2018

Sunday, 4 November 2018, 5:00 p.m.
Music for Second Vespers of the Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
(Fourth Resumed Sunday after Epiphany)

Extraordinary Form of the Roman Rite
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 (plainsong, mode viii)
Magnificat antiphon: Domine salve nos
Commemoration of St. Charles Borromeo: Amavit eum Dominus
O Salutaris Hostia (Werner)
Tantum ergo (French melody)
Adoremus in aeternum (plainsong, mode i)
Postlude: Improvisation