Music in the Liturgy

Easter Sunday
Sunday 16 April 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Mass of St John of God (Haydn)

Sequence: Victimi paschali laudes (plainchant)

Motets: Regina caeli (Aichinger); Regina caeli (Victoria)

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

Postlude: Toccata in B minor (Gigout)

Easter Vigil
Saturday 15 April 2017 - 21:00

Exsultet: Roman Missal

Mass: Mass of St John of God (Haydn)

Renewal of baptismal promises: Sicut cervus (Palestrina); Jubilate Deo (Lassus)

Offertory: Regina caeli (Aichinger)

Communion: Regina caeli (Victoria)

Hymn: Alleluia, sing to Jesus

Postlude: Toccata in B minor (Gigout)

Good Friday
Friday 14 April 2017 - 20:00

Veneration of the Cross: Reproaches (O'Donnell); Peccantem me (Morales)

Preparation of Communion: Christus factus est (Anerio)

Communion: O vos omnes (Victoria); Salvum fac populum tuum (Bruckner)

Mass of the Lord's Supper
Thursday 13 April 2017 - 20:00

Mass: Missa de angelis (plainchant VIII)

Washing of feet: Faith, hope & love (McDonagh) / Ubi caritas (plainchant)

Motets: Ave verum corpus (Byrd); Ecce quomodo moritus justus (Handl)

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

Passion Sunday
Sunday 9 April 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa cunctipotens genitor Deus (plainchant IV)

Motets: Pueri Hebraeorum (Victoria); Ecce quomodo (Handl); O vos omnes (Victoria)

Hymn: All glory, praise and honour

Postlude: O Mensch bewein dein' sünde gross, BWV 622 (Bach)

Fifth Sunday of Lent
Sunday 2 April 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa cunctipotens genitor Deus (plainchant IV)

Motets: Hide not thou thy face (Farrant); Deus meus adiuva me (arr. O'Donnell)

Hymns: Attende Domine et miserere; O sacred head surrounded

Postlude: Prelude in F sharp minor (Buxtehude)

Fourth Sunday of Lent
Sunday 26 March 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa cunctipotens genitor Deus (plainchant IV)

Motets: O sacrum convivium (Croce); Peccantem me quotidie (Morales)

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

Postlude: Partita on Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig, BWV 768 (Bach)

Third Sunday of Lent
Sunday 19 March 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa cunctipotens genitor Deus (plainchant IV)

Motets: O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit (Tallis); Ave verum corpus (Byrd)

Hymns: Attende Domine et miserere; O sacred head surrounded

Postlude: Toccata & fugue in D minor, BWV 538 (Bach)

Second Sunday of Lent
Sunday 12 March 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa cunctipotens genitor Deus (plainchant IV)

Motets: Deus meus adiuva me (arr. O'Donnell); O sacrum convivium (Croce)

Hymns: Dear Lord and father of mankind; Christ be near at either hand

Postlude: Prelude & fugue in B minor, BWV 544 (Bach)

First Sunday of Lent
Sunday 5 March 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa cunctipotens genitor Deus (plainchant IV)

Motets: Hide not thou thy face (Farrant); Salvum fac populum tuum (Bruckner)

Hymns: Attende Domine et miserere; Hail redeemer king divine

Postlude: Herzlich tut mich verlangen (Brahms)

Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sunday 26 February 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa brevis (O'Donnell)

Motets: Lead me, Lord (Wesley); Ave verum corpus (Mozart)

Hymns: Praise to the holiest in the height; All my hope on God is founded

Postlude: Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (Buxtehude)

Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sunday 19 February 2017 - 11:00

The Cathedral Choir does not sing this morning, due to the annual Solemn Novena.

Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sunday 12 February 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa brevis (O'Donnell)

Motets: Jubilate Deo (Lassus); Salvum fac populum tuum (Bruckner)

Hymns: Praise to the holiest in the height; all my hope on God is founded

Postlude: Allegro, from Symphony VI (Widor)

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sunday 5 February 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa brevis (O'Donnell)

Motets: If ye love me (Tallis); Ego sum panis vivus (Esquivel)

Hymns: The king of love my shepherd is; Be thou my vision

Postlude: Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582 (Bach)

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sunday 29 January 2017 - 11:00

Mass: Missa orbis factor (plainchant XI)

Motets: Beatitudes (Glenstal); Ego sum panis vivus (Esquivel)

Hymns: Praise my soul the king of heaven; Now thank we all our God

Postlude: Toccata in B minor (Gigout)