Schedule of Service Music for...


March 23, 2008
Easter Day
The Service of Holy Communion

Guest Artists
Brassworks

Pre-Service Music
Brass Prelude (9:30 AM)

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 86 – Hail thee, festival day!
The Sequence Hymn: 91 – The strife is o’er, the battle done
The Sermon Hymn: 87 – “Welcome, happy morning!” age to age shall say (Descant: Lewis)
The Communion Hymn: 89 – At the Lamb’s high feast we sing
The Recessional Hymn: 85 – Jesus Christ is risen today (Descant: Langmuir)

The Setting of the Ordinary
Communion Service in B minorT. Tertius Noble
Old Scottish Chant (739)

The Minor Propers
The Introit: Haec est dies Jacobus Gallus (Handl)
Easter Day – Gregorian Chant: The Anglican Use Gradual

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 118:14-17, 22-24. Fortitudo mea. Anglican Chant: Alan Gray
The Offertory Anthem: The promise which was made Edward Bairstow
The Communion Anthem: If ye love me Thomas Tallis

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Mors et Resurrectio (from Trois Paraphrases Grégoriennes, Op. 5, No. 1) – Jean Langlais
The Postlude: Final (from Première Symphonie, Op. 14) – Louis Vierne