Music

MUSIC AT THE ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST

Dr. William J. B. Gatens, Organist-Choirmaster

 

February 17, 2019 - Septuagesima [6OT]

Service Music: Communion Service in D - Leo Sowerby

Anthem: "If we believe that Jesus died" - Sir John Goss

Motet: "Turn thee again, O Lord, at the last" - Thomas Attwood

 

February 24, 2019 - Sexagesima [7OT]

Service Music: Communion Service in F - Sir William H. Harris

Anthem: "The Lord hath been mindful" - Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Motet: "Lead me, Lord" - Samuel Sebastian Wesley

 

March 3, 2019 - Quinquagesima [8OT]

Service Music: Communion Service on Bach Chorales

Anthem: "O death, where is thy sting?" (from Messiah) - George Frideric Handel

Motet: "God, which hast prepared" - Thomas Mudd

 

March 6, 2019 - Ash Wednesday (Evening)

Service Music: John Merbecke

Motet: "Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake" - John Hilton

 

March 10, 2019 - 1 Lent

Service Music: John Merbecke

Anthem: "Call to remembrance" - Richard Farrant

Motet: "Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake" - John Hilton

 

March 17, 2019 - 2 Lent

Service Music: John Merbecke

Anthem: "Let this mind be in you" - Amy Beach

Motet: "Lead me, Lord" - Samuel Sebastian Wesley

 

March 24, 2019 - 3 Lent

Service Music: John Merbecke

Anthem: "Hide not thou thy face from us" - Richard Farrant

Motet: "Agnus Dei" - Thomas Morley

 

March 31, 2019 - 4 Lent (Laetare)

Service Music: Mass for Four Voices - William Byrd

Anthem: "Why art thou so heavy, O my soul?" - Henry Loosemore

Motet: "O Lord, increase my faith" - Henry Loosemore

 

April 7, 2019 - 5 Lent

Service Music: John Merbecke

Anthem: "Nolo mortem peccatoris" - Thomas Morley

Motet: "Victim Divine, thy grace we claim" - Arthur Hutchings

 

April 14, 2019 - Palm Sunday

Anthem: "Pueri Hebraeorum" - Tomás Luis de Victoria

Service Music: John Merbecke

The Passion According to St. Luke - Plainsong

Motet: "Christus factus est" - Felice Anerio

 

April 18, 2019 - Maundy Thursday (Evening)

Service Music: John Merbecke

Anthem: "Tristis est anima mea" - Michael Haydn

Motet: "Ave verum corpus" - William Byrd

 

April 19, 2019 - Good Friday (Noon)

The Passion According to St. John - Plainsong

The Reproaches - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

 

April 20, 2019 - The Solemn Vigil of Easter (Evening)

Service Music: Missa de Sancta Maria Magdalena - Healey Willan

Motet: "Ave verum corpus" - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 

April 21, 2019 - Easter Day

Service Music: Missa Brevis in D - Everett Titcomb

Anthem: "If ye be risen again with Christ" - Orlando Gibbons

Motet: "Alleluia! Come, risen Lord" - W. J. B. Gatens

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