PipeChat Digest #5227 - Friday, March 25, 2005
 
Good Friday at St. Lambert
  by <SWF12262@aol.com>
Mystery composer mp3 revealed
  by "Jonathan Orwig" <giwro@adelphia.net>
 

(back) Subject: Good Friday at St. Lambert From: <SWF12262@aol.com> Date: Fri, 25 Mar 2005 01:34:43 EST   Here's our lineup for Good Friday: 3:00 p.m. Seven Last Words Service -- Schola Cantorum (SATB quartet) Opening Hymn: What Wondrous Love Is This (arranged by yours truly) Call to worship and opening prayer The Seven Last Words -- each comprised of Latin choral setting, reading of = the Scripture and meditation, and anthem, psalm or hymn. The seven words = are read by seven different parishioners, each of whom delivers a meditation = on that word. I. Pater, Dimitte Illis (Bamberg, 1628) Luke 23:34-34 (Father, forgive them) Anthem: God So Loved the World (Sir John Stainer) Silent Prayer II. Amen, Dico Tibi (Ingolstadt, 1613) Luke 23:39-43 (This day you will be with me in paradise) Anthem: Adoramus Te, Christe (Francesco Rosselli) Silent Prayer III. Mulier, Ecce Filius Tuus (Bamberg, 1628) John 19:25-27 (Woman, there is your son) Hymn: At the Cross Her Station Keeping (Stabat Mater, Mainz, 1661; 6 = stanzas) Silent Prayer IV. Deus Meus (Bamberg, 1628) Matthew 27:45-46 (My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?) Responsorial Psalm 22:8-9, 17-18, 19-20, 23-24 My God, My God, Why Have = You Abandoned Me? (Owen Alstott) Silent Prayer V. Sitio (Bamberg, 1628) John 19:28 (I am thirsty) Hymn: As Pants the Hart for Cooling Streams (Martyrdom -- with my = descant) Silent Prayer VI. Consummatum Est (Bamberg, 1628) John 19:30 (Now it is finished) Anthem: O Bone Jesu (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina) Silent Prayer VII. Pater, In Manus Tuas (Bamberg, 1628) Luke 23:44-46 (Father, into your hands I commend my spirit) Hymn: O Sacred Head Surrounded (Passion Chorale or Herlich tut mich verlangen) Silent Prayer Strepitus (loud noise) as last candle is carried out, then returned to the = candle stand. We use the timpani -- so much more dignified than people banging hymnals on the pews! Homily A short Litany Closing Anthem: Adoramus Te, Christe (Theodore DuBois, Seven Last Words) 7:30 p.m. Veneration Service -- Combined Choirs Altar party enters in silence; prostrate themselves before the altar and cross Psalm and Gospel Acclamation: Propers of the day (Owen Alstott) Showing of the cross: proper chants Veneration: proper antiphon Anthems: Ah, Holy Jesus (Herzliebster Jesu -- men only on stanzas 2 and 4 = -- TB divisi singing all 4 parts) O Saviour of the World (Sir John Goss) Communion Hymn: O Sacred Head (Passion Chorale) Anthem: We Adore You, O Lord Jesus Christ (Roberto Remondi) We depart in silence -- still one more day before this liturgy is over! All of our music on Good Friday is sung a cappella. Steve Steven Weyand Folkers Director of Music St. Lambert RC Church Skokie, IL  
(back) Subject: Mystery composer mp3 revealed From: "Jonathan Orwig" <giwro@adelphia.net> Date: Fri, 25 Mar 2005 00:38:57 -0800   Ok.... you've all been good sports about this...   This is the 2nd mvt of Belgian composer Camille Jacquemin's Symphonie for organ...   Jacquemin was a student of Vierne and composed several works for organ. His symphonie is dedicated to his teacher :-)   For those who are interested, mvt 1 is here:   http://evensongmusic.net/audio/JacqueminSymphoniemvt1r.mp3   Enjoy.... and y'all play well this weekend!   -- Jonathan Orwig Evensong Music, Media and Graphics New Organ Music http://www.evensongmusic.net