October 4, 2015

Hendrick van Balen the Elder, Holy Trinity, Sint-Jacobskerk, Antwerp, 1620s

When he had made purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high [NRSV, Hebrews 1:3b]

Christ Church Cathedral Choir Notes
19th Sunday after Pentecost

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The organ voluntaries for this Sunday’s 12h45 Eucharistie chantée are from the Fiori Musicali of Girolamo Frescobaldi.

Click to read about the Fiori Musicali.  

Performance of Girolamo Frescobaldi, Fiori Musicali by Sergio Vartolo, organ; the Nova Schola Gregoriana directed by Alberto Turco; and the Cappella Musicale di San Petronio; is available for free online listening by the Classical Music Library.  Check with your librarian.  Cardholders of the Bibliothèque nationale du Québec, ready to open their account (dossier) online, click here.  Then for liner notes in Italian, English and French, click here.

Performance of Girolamo Frescobaldi, Fiori Musicali by  Roberto Loreggian, organ; and the Schola Gregoriana Scriptoria directed by Nicola Bellinazzo [YouTube] [Notes / Reviews] [tracking]


Click to go to free organ recitals at Saint Joseph Oratory (Sundays at 3:30pm)

Charles Tournemire, L'orgue mystique: Cycle after Pentecost, Op. 56, No. 46.

Mass of the 19th Sunday after Pentecost

Prelude for the Introit [YouTube]
Offertory  [YouTube]
Elevation [YouTube]
Communion [YouTube]
Alleluiatic Choral No. 4  [YouTube]

Click for the entire performance of L'Orgue mystique by Georges Delvallée.

Click to go to Bach Cantatas for Online Listening.

Andrei Rublev, Christ in majesty, Tretyakov Gallery, Mocow, 1408

Bach Cantatas for the Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity:  

Click to go to Johann Sebastian Bach, Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn / Lord Christ, the only Son of God,Cantata 96, with performances by Gardiner, Harnoncourt, Kuijken, Leusink, Richter and Rilling.

Click to go to Johann Sebastian Bach, Gott soll allein mein Herze haben / God alone should possess my heart, Cantata 169, with performances by Gardiner,Harnoncourt, Leusink, Menuhin, Rilling,  Sándor and Scholl.