Music for the Solemn Easter Vigil, 7 April 2012

Saturday, 7 April 2012, 8:00 p.m.
Music for the Great Paschal Vigil and First Mass of Easter
(Missale Romanum of 1962)
The Exsultet (plainsong)
Canticle: Cantemus Domino (plainsong, mode viii)
Canticle: Vinea facta est (plainsong, mode viii)
Canticle: Attende caelum (plainsong, mode viii)
Canticle: Sicut cervus (plainsong, mode viii)
At the aspersion: Asperges me (plainsong, mode vii)
During the Confirmations: Confirma hoc, with Psalm 67 (plainsong, mode viii)
Litany of the Saints (plainsong)
Kyrie: Mass for Five Voices (William Byrd, 1540-1623)
Gloria: Mass for Five Voices (Byrd)
Alleluia: Confitemini Domino (plainsong, mode viii)
Canticle: Laudate Dominum (plainsong, mode viii)
Motet at the Offertory: Hæc dies (Ludovico da Viadana, 1564-1627)
Motet at the Offertory: Christus resurgens (Byrd)
Sanctus & Benedictus: Mass for Five Voices (Byrd)
Motet at the Communion: Regina cæli (Gregor Aichinger, c.1565-1628)
Motet at the Communion: Pascha jucundissimum (David J. Hughes, b.1980) [première] Antiphon of Lauds: Alleluia, alleluia, alleluia, with Psalm 150 (plainsong, mode vi)
Benedictus antiphon of Lauds: Et valde mane (plainsong, mode viii)
Postlude: Final from Symphony No. 1 (Op. 14) (Louis Vierne, 1870-1937)

~ The St. Mary’s Schola Cantorum ~
~ The St. Mary’s Choir ~

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