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The Cathedral Choir is on its summer break until Sunday 4 September.

Corpus Christi

Organ prelude: Prelude in G, op. 105 no. 3 (Stanford)

Mass: Missa O quam gloriosum (Victoria); Sanctus I

Motets: O taste and see (Vaughan Williams); Hail true body (Dykes Bower); Juravit Dominus (Perosi)

Hymn: Praise my soul the king of heaven

Organ postlude: Toccata in B minor (Gigout)

Trinity Sunday

Organ prelude: Voluntary in D (Berg)

Mass: Missa O quam gloriosum (Victoria); Sanctus I

Motets: Alta Trinità beata (anon.); Magnificat (O'Donnell)

Hymns: Sing praise to our creator; Lord of all hopefulness

Organ postlude: Postlude in D minor, op. 105 no. 6 (Stanford)

Pentecost Sunday

Organ prelude: Prelude in F, op. 101 no. 1 (Stanford)

Introit: Introit for Pentecost (O'Donnell)

Mass: Missa O quam gloriosum (Victoria); Sanctus I

Sequence: Veni sancte Spiritus (plainchant)

Motet: O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit (Tallis)

Hymns: Come ye faithful, raise the strain; Regina caeli

Organ postlude: Variations on Veni creator Spiritus (Duruflé)

 

The Ascension of the Lord

Organ prelude: Duo; trio (Clérambault)

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Motets: An tAiséirí (traditional); O filii et filiae (plainchant/O'Donnell)

Hymns: Let the earth rejoice and sing; Alleluia, sing to Jesus

Organ postlude: Dialogue sur les grands jeux (Clérambault)

 

Sixth Sunday of Easter

Organ prelude: Tierce en taille (Couperin)

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Motets: If ye love me (Tallis); Most glorious Lord of life (Harris)

Hymns: This joyful Eastertide; Regina caeli

Organ postlude: Benedictus (Reger)

 

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Organ prelude: Vater unser (Buxtehude)

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Motets: An tAiséirí (traditional); Ave verum corpus (Mozart)

Hymns: Thine be the glory; Regina caeli

Organ postlude: Prelude in E minor (Bruhns)

 

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Organ prelude: Plein jeu (Du Mage)

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Motets: If ye love me (Tallis); Jesu rex admirabilis (Palestrina)

Hymns: The Lord's my shepherd; Regina caeli

Organ postlude: Dialogue sur les grands jeux (Du Mage)

 

Third Sunday of Easter

Organ prelude: Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 695

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Motets: O filii et filiae (plainchant/O'Donnell); Most glorious Lord of life (Harris)

Hymns: Now the green blade rises; Regina caeli

Organ postlude: Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 625

 

Easter Sunday

Organ prelude: Christ lag in Todesbanden (Bach)

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Motets: Surrexit Christus hodie (Scheidt); Most glorious Lord of life (Harris)

Hymns: Jesus Christ is risen today; Alleluia, sing to Jesus

Organ postlude: Hymn d'action de grâce: Te Deum (Langlais)

Easter Vigil

Exsultet: Roman Missal

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Motets: Sicut cervus (Palestrina); Surrexit Christus hodie (Scheidt); Most glorious Lord of life (Harris)

Hymn: Alleluia, sing to Jesus

Organ postlude: Hymn d'action de grâce: Te Deum (Langlais)

Good Friday: Celebration of the Lord's Passion

During the reading of the Passion: Jerusalem (Bewerunge)

Veneration of the cross: Reproaches (O'Donnell); Crux fidelis/psalm 41 (plainchant/O'Donnell)

Preparation for Communion: Christus factus est (Anerio)

Communion: Salvum fac populum (Bruckner)

Holy Thursday: Mass of the Lord's Supper

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Motets: Ecce quomodo moritus justus (Handl)

Hymns: The Lord's my shepherd; Praised be Christ's immortal body

Procession to Altar of Repose: Pange lingua (plainchant); Tantum ergo (Bruckner)

Palm Sunday

Organ prelude: Herzlich tut mich verlangen (Bach)

Mass: Missa orbis factor (plainchant XI)

Motets: Christus factus est (Anerio); Salvum fac populum tuum (Bruckner)

Hymns: All glory, praise and honour; O sacred head surrounded

Organ postlude: Valet will ich dir geben (Bach)

Fifth Sunday of Lent

Organ prelude: Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder (Buxtehude)

Mass: Missa orbis factor (plainchant XI)

Motets: God so loved the world (Goss); Ecce quomodo moritur justus (Handl)

Hymns: Attende Domine et miserere; O sacred head surrounded

Organ postlude: Herzlich tut mich verlangen (Brahms)

Fourth Sunday of Lent

Organ prelude: Tierce en taille (Couperin)

Mass: Missa orbis factor (plainchant XI)

Motets: God so loved the world (Goss); Ave verum corpus (Mozart)

Hymns: God of mercy and compassion; Sei gegrüßet, Jesu gütig

Organ postlude: Partita on Sei gegrüßet, Jesu gütig (Bach)

Third Sunday of Lent

Organ prelude: Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr' dahin (Bach)

Mass: Missa orbis factor (plainchant XI)

Motets: Hide not thou thy face (Farrant); Sicut cervus (Palestrina)

Hymns: Dear Lord and father of mankind; Hail redeemer king divine

Organ postlude: Passacaglia in C minor (Bach)

Second Sunday of Lent

Organ prelude: Duo; trio (Clérambault)

Mass: Missa orbis factor (plainchant XI)

Motets: Hide not thou thy face (Farrant); God so loved the world (Goss)

Hymns: Praise to the Lord; O Mary of graces

Organ postlude: Dialogue sur les grands jeux (Clérambault)

First Sunday of Lent

Organ prelude: Vater unser im Himmelreich (Buxtehude)

Mass: Missa orbis factor (plainchant XI)

Motets: Sicut cervus (Palestrina); Ave verum corpus (Mozart)

Hymns: Dear Lord and father of mankind; Hail redeemer king divine

Organ postlude: Choral in B minor (Franck)

Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Organ prelude: Salutis humanae sator (De Klerk)

Mass: Missa O quam gloriosum (Victoria)

Motets: Ave Maria (Victoria); Ave verum (Elgar)

Hymns: The Lord's my shepherd; Praise to the holiest in the height

Organ postlude: Fugue in D minor (Bach)

Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Organ prelude: Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten (Bach)

Mass: Missa O quam gloriosum (Victoria)

Motet: Sicut cervus (Palestrina)

Hymns: Praise to the holiest in the height; Come, my way, my truth, my life; Be thou my vision

Organ postlude: Toccata in D minor (Bach)