June 12, 2016

Aert de Gelder, Nathan admonishes King David, Fuji Art Museum, Tokyo, 1683

"Why have you despised the word of the LORD, to do what is evil in his sight? You have struck down Uriah the Hittite with the sword, and have taken his wife to be your wife, and have killed him with the sword of the Ammonites [NRSV, 2 Samuel 12:19]."

Christ Church Cathedral Choir Notes
Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

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3) ThConcert Calendar: L’Oasis musicale

Obituary: Alan Ridout (1934-1996)

The music of Alan Ridout is featured at Evensong this coming Sunday.

A Playlist of 81 pieces composed by Alan Ridout [YouTube].


Click to go to the Free Organ Recitals at St. James United Church, Montreal, for the Summer 2015 (Tuesdays at 12:30pm).

Charles Tournemire, L'orgue mystique: Cycle after Pentecost, Op. 56: Nos. 29

Mass of the 4th Sunday after Pentecost

Prelude for the Introit [YouTube]

Offertory  [YouTube]
Elevation [YouTube]
Communion [YouTube]
Alleluia No. 1  [YouTube]

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

Click to go to Bach Cantatas for Online Listening.

Vico Consorti, The Lost Sheep, Holy Door St. Peter's, Rome, 1949

Bach Cantatas for the Third Sunday after Trinity:

Click to go to Johann Sebastian Bach, Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis in meinem Herzen / I had much affliction in my heart, Cantata 21, with performances by Fasolis, Gardiner, Harnoncourt, Herreweghe, Koopman, Kuijken, Leusink and Richter.

Click to go to Johann Sebastian Bach, Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder / Ah Lord, poor sinner that I am, Cantata 135, with performances by Gardiner, Leonhardt, Leusink, Richter and Rilling.