March 29, 2009

Nicolas of Verdun, Melchizedek, Verdun Altar, Stift Klosterneuburg, 1811

Christ Church Cathedral Choir Notes
The Fifth Sunday of Lent
March 29, 2009

Click to go immediately to:

1) The Music Programme Homepage

2) The Music Calendar for Choral Eucharist and Evensong

3) The Concert Calendar.

The Lent Prose, Attende Domine, the introit for this Sunday's evensong, is a pentential prayer with its roots in the Mozarabic liturgy of the 10th century.

Click to go to a number of chanted versions in Latin, one in English, as well as a 20th century version composed by Pierre Villette.

Click to listen to Orlande de Lassus, Stabat Mater dolorosa, performed by the Hilliard Ensemble, Paul Hillier conducting.

2009 Commemoration: The 250 aniversary of the death of George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

Click to go to George Frideric Handel, Six Organ Concerti, Opus 4, by Richard Egarr, organ (2005 Jennings chamber organ ) and direction of the Academy of Ancient Music.

McGill Noon-Hour Organ Recital Series
The Wolff organ of Redpath Hall - Admission Free

Fridays from January 30 to March 27 at 12:30

Friday, March 27: William Porter