May 2, 2010

Christ, Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, 6th cent.

Then he said to me, "It is done! I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end. To the thirsty I will give water as a gift from the spring of the water of life. [NRSV, Revelation 21:6].

Christ Church Cathedral Choir Notes
Fifth Sunday of Easter

Click to go immediately to:

1) The
Music Programme Homepage

2) The Music Calendar for Choral Eucharist and Evensong

3) The Concert Calendar

Richard Shepard, Iesu, dulce memoria, is the communion anthem this coming Sunday, the Fifth of Easter. Click to read briefly about Iesu, dulce memoria and to listen to a number of different versions.

Click to read about Eric Whitacre's virtual choir and how he does it. Listen to Lux aurumque sung by 185 voices in 12 countries.

Eric Whitacre

2010 is the 450 anniversary of the birth of Antoine Brumel (1460-1512/13)

Performance by an unidentified ensemble of Antoine Brumel, Gloria, from the Missa Et ecce terrae motus, for 12 voices. [YouTube]

Performance of Antoine Brumel, Missa Et ecce terrae motus, by the Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips conducting. [NML] (info)

Chris Binion, Earthquake

Click to go to Johann Sebastian Bach, Cantata 86, p

Unknown, Jesus Teaches his Disciples, Pitt Theological Library, Emory University, 16th cent.