MUSIC AT ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST

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

 

March 1, 2017 - Ash Wednesday (Evening)

Service Music: John Merbecke

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

 

March 5, 2017 - 1 Lent

Service Music: John Merbecke

Anthem: "Call to remembrance" - Richard Farrant

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

 

March 12, 2017 - 2 Lent

Service Music: John Merbecke

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

Motet: "Hide thou not thy face from me, O Lord" - Richard Farrant

 

March 19, 2017 - 3 Lent

Service Music: John Merbecke

Anthem: "Wash me throughly from my wickedness" - Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Motet: "Sicut cervus" - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

 

March 26, 2017 - 4 Lent (Laetare)

Service Music: Mass for Four Voices - William Byrd

Anthem: "O nata lux" - Thomas Tallis

Motet: "Nolo mortis peccatorum" - Thomas Morley

 

April 2, 2017 - 5 Lent

Service Music: John Merbecke

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

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

 

April 9, 2017 - Palm Sunday

Anthem: "Pueri Hebraeorum" - Tom s Luis de Victoria

Service Music: John Merbecke

The Passion According to St. Matthew - Plainsong

Motet: "Christus factus est" - Felice Anerio

 

April 13, 2017 - Maundy Thursday (Evening)

Service Music: John Merbecke

Anthem: "Tristis est anima mea" - Michael Haydn

Motet: "Ave verum corpus" - William Byrd

 

April 14, 2017 - Good Friday (Noon)

The Passion According to St. John - Plainsong

The Reproaches - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

 

April 15, 2017 - The Great Vigil of Easter (Evening)

Service Music: Missa de Sancta Maria Magdalena - Healey Willan

Motet: "Ave verum corpus" - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 

April 16, 2017 - Easter Day

Service Music: Missa Brevis in D - Everett Titcomb

Anthem: "Christ rising again" - Michael Wise

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

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