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Music Monthly – June 2019



Music Monthly – June 2019

June 2 2019 – Sunday after the Ascension – Jerusalem Sunday 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) God is gone up – Croft Missa Brevis III – Willan Psalm 97 O pray for the peace of Jerusalem – Blow 247(206), 388(433), 497, 515 Exurgat Deus – Hurford 4.00: Choral Evensong (BCP) Ayleward Responses Psalms 19 and 46 […]

It starts with a warm-up



It starts with a warm-up

“Okay everybody. On your feet. Let’s do a little warm-up, shall we?” And with that, 45 self-professed I-can’t-sing singers rise to their feet to follow Christ Church Cathedral’s director of music, David Drinkell, as he has them shake out their hands, relax their necks, suck in their guts, and lower their shoulders. Then comes the […]

Music Monthly – May 2019



Music Monthly – May 2019

5 May – Third Sunday of Easter 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) Let us worship and fall down – Willan Missa Secunda – Hassler Psalm 30 Exsultate justi – Viadana 217, 432, 337, 61, 438 Dance Suite (1st movement) – Ridout 4.00: Choral Evensong (BCP) Smith Responses Psalms 114 and 115 Sumsion in G Blessed be […]

Music Monthly – April 2019



Music Monthly – April 2019

Sunday 7 April 2019 – Fifth Sunday in Lent 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) O come, ye servants of the Lord – Tye Mass of St. Denis – Cabena Psalm 126 Tantum ergo sacramentum – Séverac 2, 345, 621, 569, 377 Toccata Deo gratias – R.K. Biggs 4.00: Evensong for the Guild of St. Joseph (BCP) […]

What is Tenebrae?



What is Tenebrae?

On Wednesday of Holy Week, we’ll once again add Tenebrae to the wide selection of worship opportunities made available during perhaps the most solomn week of the Church year. The great three days (Eve of Good Friday or Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Day) are known as “the triduum.” An enormous amount […]

Music Monthly – March 2019



Music Monthly – March 2019

Sunday 3 March 2019 – Last Sunday after the Epiphany 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) Cantate Domino – Pitoni Missa Secunda – Hassler Psalm 99 169(239), 521, 624, 619, 457 There shall a star from Jacob come forth – Mendelssohn Fantasia and Fugue in G minor BWV 542 – Bach 4.00: Choral Evensong (BCP) Drinkell Responses […]

Paper Bag Singers



Paper Bag Singers

“Individually, we can’t carry a tune in a paper bag. Together, we sound GREAT!” Been told you can’t sing, think you can’t sing? Nonsense! Anyone can sing. Choirs and singing groups for people who don’t have “a golden voice” have been springing up all across the UK and Canada. And now here in Fredericton, we […]

Music Monthly – February 2019



Music Monthly – February 2019

February 3 – Presentation of the Lord (transferred) – Candlemas 10:00: Service of Light and Choral Eucharist Nunc Dimittis – Gibbons Missa Secunda – Hassler Psalm 84 Locus iste – Bruckner 267(155), 96, 627(362), 159, 560 Fiat Lux – Dubois 4.00: Choral Evensong (BCP) Ayleward Responses Psalms 48 and 87 Weelkes’ Short Service In pace […]

Music Monthly – January 2019



Music Monthly – January 2019

6 January 2019 – The Epiphany of the Lord 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) From the rising of the sun – Ouseley Missa l’hora passa – Viadana Psalm 72:1-7 Bethlehem Down – Warlock 158, 157(508),599(580), 48, 160 March – Choveaux 13 January 2019 – The Baptism of the Lord 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BCP) O come, ye […]

Music Monthly – December 2018



Music Monthly – December 2018

December 2 – First Sunday of Advent 10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS) Great Litany Missa Secunda – Hassler Psalm 25:1-9 Rejoice in the Lord alway – Anon. 16th century 88, 178 (439), 546, 96, 560 Passacaglia in C minor BWV 582 – Bach 4.00: Advent Procession with the Great “O” Antiphons Matin Responsory – Palestrina Canite […]