Music List of St. Osmund’s – 3 June to 24 September 2018

The Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham at St Osmund’s Catholic Church, Gainford, DL2 3DZ.   MUSIC LIST 3rd June to 24th September 2018 Choir Rehearsals: Sundays at 10.15 am. More information on 01325 730191 Sunday 3rd June                         THE BODY & BLOOD OF CHRIST – Solemn Mass, Procession to Grotto & Benediction at 11.30 am Hymns:                                      …

Music Lists – Please Send!

As mentioned in the piece below from the 15 April 2018 Newsletter of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham, a number of groups in the Ordinariates devote significant time and effort to the musical aspect of our Anglican patrimony.  This often includes making music lists available on websites.  If you want to have…

St Osmund’s, Gainford, MUSIC LIST 14th February to 13th May 2018

The Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham at St Osmund’s Catholic Church, Gainford, DL2 3DZ. MUSIC LIST 14th February to 13th May 2018 Choir Rehearsals: Sundays at 10.15 am. More information on 01325 730191 Wednesday 14th February                    ASH WEDNESDAY – Solemn Mass at 10.00 am – Rehearsal at 9 am Hymns:                                       67, 68 (tune 296 i), 307…

Choirs are a Means of Evangelization

[The following is an excerpt from an article on how the revival of children’s choirs in a few Church of England parishes brings not only choristers into the church but their families as well.  In addition to choirs being a means of evangelization because they musically proclaim the Gospel, they are a means of evangelization…

Peter Mahon, a Voice of the Anglican Patrimony in Toronto

[An interview with Peter Mahon, some of whose family is part of the Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter.  Peter’s father, Albert, was cantor under Healey Willan.  The photo is of Healey Willan, Albert, Peter, and two of Peter’s sisters.] Peter Mahon lives in Toronto with his wife, Katharine and toy poodle, Molly. Away…

Auditio Divina IV: Geraint Lewis’s “The Souls of the Righteous”

Auditio Divina and Listening With the Ear of the Heart. Part IV: Geraint Lewis’s “The Souls of the Righteous” November 2017 Br. John-Bede Pauley, O.S.B. Composer: Geraint Lewis (b. 1958) Stylistic period: Twentieth Century. Work: “The Souls of the Righteous.”  Subtitle: “(Iustorum Animae) In Memoriam William Matthias.”  Anthem for choir (SSAATTB) and organ. Text: Wisdom…

Music for 5 November 2017 Mass at St. Thomas More, Toronto

Music for 5 November 2017 Mass at St. Thomas More, Toronto Before Mass:  Verset 4, “Deposuit potentes,” Magnificat Sexti Toni − Jehan Titelouze (Organ Works, p. 133) Kyrie, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei: Communion Service in F Major – Harold Darke Motets:  Vir erat in terra Hus – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina; O King all glorious – Healey Willan              …

“Elizabeth I’s Battle for God’s Music” – 17 October on BBC Four

BBC Four will air a documentary  to be presented by Dr. Lucy Worsley on the history of Choral Evensong.  Date/Time: 17 October 2017, 9pm-10pm. “The presenter investigates the story of choral evensong, which was instigated by Henry VIII during the tumultuous and violent era of the English Reformation. Lucy recounts how Elizabeth I and her…

Music at St. Thomas More, Toronto – 8 October 2017

Music at St. Thomas More, Toronto, for 12:30 Sunday High Mass – Oct. 8 Missa SS. Philippi et Jacobi – Healey Willan  Motets:   Thou visitest the earth − Maurice Greene Ego sum panis vivus – Palestrina