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Epiphany II - Choral Mass

posted Jan 13, 2014, 9:17 PM by Rochester Ordinariate   [ updated Jan 15, 2014, 6:04 PM ]
William Byrd
This Sunday, January 19, 2014, the St. Alban fellowship will offer our first choral mass for the second Sunday following Epiphany at the usual time of 3pm at Good Shepherd church. (Coffee hour following).

The settings for the mass will be sung from William Byrd's Mass for Three Voices.

Music of the Mass: Mass for Three Voices (William Byrd)
Asperges: Anonymous, c. 1450 (polyphonic)
Processional: 266 "Holy, holy, holy" (Nicaea)
Sequence: 153, v. 1, "Christ, whose glory fills the skies" (Ratisbon)
Offertory: 599 "Ye watchers and ye holy ones" (Lasst uns erfreuen)
Communion motet: Memento salutis auctor (William Byrd)
Recessional: 383 "Blessed city, heavenly Salem" (Oriel)
Organ voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in C, BWV 545 (J. S. Bach)

Readings for the day, are taken from the Roman lectionary, from the Revised Standard Version (Catholic edition) of the Holy Bible.