Music for November 2014

Sunday, 7th December: ADVENT II

MASS:            Missa Conditor alme siderum  Animuccia.   Laetentur caeli  Byrd.

                        Veni Jesu Rex optime  Dering.

VESPERS:  Creator alme siderum  Gregorian chant.                         

                        Magnificat Tone 8 à 4 (No.3)  Anon.   Veni Domine  Croce.

Monday, 8th December: THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION (with period instruments)

MASS:            Choral: Ave maris stella  Dupré.    Missa pro Victoria  Victoria.

                        Ave Maria à 8  Victoria.    Beata es Virgo Maria  G. Gabrieli.

                        Fuga sopra il Magnificat (733)  Bach.

Sunday, 14th December: ADVENT III (Gaudete)

MASS:            Prelude: Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (659)  Bach.

                        Missa Sancti Johannis de Deo  Haydn.    Gaude et laetare  Sweelinck.

                        Benedixisti Domine  G. Gabrieli.   Partitas: O Gott du frommer Gott (767)  Bach.

VESPERS & PROCESSION OF THE BVM:   Creator alme siderum  Washington.  

                        Magnificat Tone 8 à 5  Bevan.   Ave Maria à 4  attrib. Victoria.

                        Verset: Ave maris stella  Titelouze.  

Sunday, 21st December: ADVENT IV

MASS:            Missa Ave Maria  Palestrina.   Rorate caeli desuper  Byrd.  Ave Maria  Gombert.

VESPERS:      Creator alme siderum  Gregorian chant.   Magnificat Tone 2  Bevan.

                        Modo veniet Dominator  Philips.

Monday, 22nd December: Christmas Carol Service and Benediction, 7.30p.m.

                        with the Choir of the London Oratory and the Oratory Junior Choir

Wednesday, 24th December: Midnight Mass of Christmas (with orchestra)

MASS:            Carols for choir and congregation.    Coronation Mass K.317  Mozart.

                        Ehre sei Gott (Christmas Oratorio)  Bach.   O regem caeli  Victoria.

                        Prelude in G major (541)  Bach.

Thursday, 25th December: THE NATIVITY OF THE LORD

MASS:            Spatzenmesse K.220  Mozart.   Verbum caro  Sheppard.

                        Tui sunt caeli  Lassus.   Toccata on Vom Himmel hoch  Edmundson.

BENEDICTION:   Quem pastores laudavere  14th cent. German.    Alma Redemptoris  Palestrina.

                        Personent hodie  Piae Cantiones arr. Holst.  Prelude: Vom Himmel hoch (606)  Bach.

Sunday, 28th December: THE HOLY FAMILY

MASS:            Canone alla settima: Vom Himmel hoch (769)  Bach.

                        Missa O magnum mysterium  Victoria.   Quem vidistis pastores  Victoria.

                        O magnum mysterium  Victoria.   Final (Symphonie VI)  Widor.

VESPERS:      O lux beata Caelitum  Gregorian chant.   Magnificat Tone 8 à 4 (1565)  Lassus.

                        O magnum mysterium  Byrd.  Prelude: Vom Himmel hoch (738)  Bach.