Schedule of Service Music for...


Thursday, May 14, 2015 7:30 PM
The Ascension Day
The Service of Holy Communion

The Hymns
The Processional Hymn: 102 – Hail thee, festival day!
The Sermon Hymn: 104 – Hail the day that sees him rise (Tune: Llanfair)
The Communion Hymn: 210 – Deck thyself, my soul, with gladness
The Recessional Hymn: 347 – Alleluia! sing to Jesus! (Tune: Hyfrydol, Descant: Lewis)

The Setting of the Ordinary
The Office of Holy Communion (Collegium Regale)Herbert Howells

The Minor Propers
Ascension Day – Gregorian Chant: The St. John’s Gradual (preliminary)
The Introit: Viri Galilaéi – Acts 1:11; Psalm 47:1
The Alleluia: Ascéndit Deus – Psalm 47:5; 68:17, 18
The Offertory: Ascéndit Deus – Psalm 47:5
The Communion: Psállite Dómino – Psalm 68:32

The Psalms, Anthems, and Motets
The Psalm: 47. Omnes gentes, plaudite. Anglican Chant: John Davy
The Offertory Anthem: God is gone up Gerald Finzi

The Organ Voluntaries
The Prelude: Chant de paix (from Neuf Pièces) – Jean Langlais
The Postlude: Final (from Troisième Symphonie, op. 28) – Louis Vierne