After he had said this, he went on ahead, going up to Jerusalem. [NRSV, Luke 19:28].
Christ Church Cathedral Choir Notes
Sunday of the Passion (Palm Sunday) through Easter
Click to go immediately to:
1) The Music Programme Homepage
2) The Music Calendar for Choral Eucharist and Evensong
3) The Concert Calendar
Relive the Christ Church Cathedral Choirs concert that celebrated the 150th anniversary of the cathedral: music composed by cathedral musicians and music composed for the cathedral. Click for more information and learn how to purchase your own CD of the Banquet céleste. Your contribution supports music at the cathedral.
Here are two versions of the St. Luke Passion with text and English translation from the Naxos Music Library:
14th century anonymous English Version of the St Luke Passion performed by Tonus Peregrinus, Antony Pitts conducting. [NML] Open booklet and go to page 12.
Krysztof Penderecki, St. Luke Passion performed by Izabela Klosinska, soprano; Krysztof Kolberger, reader; Adam Kruszewski, baritone; Romuald Tesarowicz, bass; Warsaw Boys Choir; Warsaw Philharmonic Choir; Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra; Antoni Wit conducting. [NML] Open booklet and go to page 10.
Click to go to Joseph Rheinberger, Stabat Mater, by the Stuttgart Chamber Choir, Stuttgart Instrumental Ensemble, Frieder Bernius conducting.
Albrecht Altdorfer, Crucifixion, Staatliche Museen, Berlin, c.1512
2010 is the 450th anniversary of the death of Nicolas Gombert (1495-1560)
Click to go to Nicolas Gombert, Tribulatio et angustia, by The Brabant Ensemble, Stephen Rice conducting.
Michelangelo Buonnarroti, Last Judgement (detail), Sistine Chapel, Vatican, 1537-41
Click to read about the Seven Last Words.
Andrea del Castagno, Crucifixion, Ospedale Santa Maria Nuova, Florence, 1440-1
Click to listen to the orginal orchestral version by the Ensemble orchestral de Paris, Armin Jordan conducting.
To hear the choral version by the Chamber Choir of Smolny Cathedral and the Orchestra of the Hermitage, with text in German and English, right-click here, then left-click on "Open in New Window," then go to page 4. Then click here. Arrange windows.
Click to go to a wide selection of organ music for Easter online listening at Pipedreams.