Compline Service

February 5, 2017

The Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany

ORISON: Jesus said, “You are the light of the world” – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
PSALM 112: 1-9 – Plainsong, Tone I.7
HYMN: Eternal light, shine in my heart (Tune: ACH BLEIB BEI UNS) – mel. Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654); harm. Seth Calvisius (1556-1615)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Mode I; harm. Carolus Andreas (d. 1627); ed. Richard T. Proulx (1937-2010)
ANTHEM: Beati quorum via – Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924); arr. Richard Barnes
Jason Anderson, director • Joel Matter, reader • Cameron Mousighi, cantor

January 29, 2017

The Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany

ORISON: Judge eternal, throned in splendor (Tune: Komm, o komm, du Geist des Lebens) – melody from Neu-vermehrtes und zu Ubung Christl. Gottseligkeit eingerichtetes Meiningisches Gesangbuch, 1693
PSALM 15 – setting by Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: O God of Every Nation – (Tune: Llangloffan) – melody from Hymnau a Thonau er Gwasanaeth yr Eglwys yng Nhymru, 1865
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone VII; harm. Lodovico Grossi da Viadana (c. 1560-1627)
ANTHEM*: Peace – Peter R. Hallock
Jeremy Matheis, director • William Turnipseed, reader • Fred McIlroy, cantor
*Soloist: Cameron Mousighi

January 22, 2017

The Third Sunday after the Epiphany

ORISON: I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say – The Third Tune, Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
PSALM 27:1, 5-13 – plainsong, Tone VIII.1
HYMN: The People Who in Darkness Walked – Dundee, melody The CL Psalmes of David, 1615; harm. Thomas Ravenscroft (1582-1633)
NUNC DIMITTIS: setting by Mark Powell
ANTHEM: Surge, Illuminare – William Byrd (1543-1623)

Jeremy Matheis, director • Tyler Morse, reader • James Wilcox, cantor

January 15, 2017

The Second Sunday after the Epiphany

ORISON: God of Mercy, God of Grace – Lucerna Laudoniae, David Evans (1874-1948)
PSALM 40:1-11 – plainsong, Tone II.1
HYMN: They Kingdom Come, O God! – St. Cecilia, Leighton George Hayne (1836-1883)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Lord God, You Now Have Set Your Servant Free – Song 1, melody and bass Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625); harm. Hymns for School and Church, 1964
• Jesu, Dulcis Memoria – Tomás Luis de Victoria (1548-1611)
• Agnus Dei (from Mass of the Quiet Hour) – George Oldroyd (1887-1956)

Jeremy Matheis, director • Joel Matter, reader • Joel Bevington, cantor

January 8, 2017

First Sunday after Epiphany; The Baptism of Our Lord

ORISON: I Come, the Great Redeemer Cries – This Endris Nyght – English melody; harm. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
PSALM 29 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: Alleluia, Song of Gladness – Urbs beata Jerusalem, plainsong, Mode 2
NUNC DIMITTIS: setting by Jeremy Junkinsmith (b. 1956)
ANTHEM*: The Baptism of Jesus – Peter R. Hallock

Jeremy Matheis, director • Jeffrey Ricco, reader • Cameron Mousighi, cantor, *Tyler Morse, alto soloist

January 1, 2017

First Sunday after Christmas; The Feast of The Holy Name

ORISON: Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence- (Tune: Picardy, French Carol) from Chansons populaires des Provinces de France, 1860
PSALM: 103 plainsong, Tone VIII
HYMN: Ring Out, Wild Bells (Tune: Deus Tuorum Militum) from Grenoble Antiphoner, 1753; Alfred, Lord Tennyson (1809-1892), arr. GWB
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Mode V; harm. Padre Vincente Ripollès
I saw a maiden – Old Basque Nöel from the 15th cent; refrain by Edgar Pettman (1865-1943)
Resonet in laudibus – Jacob Handl (1550-1591)
Ken Pendergrass, director • William Turnipseed, reader • Kenneth Peterson, cantor

December 11, 2016

Third Sunday of Advent

ORISON: Redeemer of the Nations, Come (Tune: Veni Redemptor gentium) – Plainsong, Mode I, Einsiedeln MS., 12th cent.
PSALM 146:5-10 – plainsong, Tone VIII
HYMN: Comfort, Comfort Ye My People (Tune: Psalm 42) – melody by Claude Goudimel (1514-1572); adapted by Louis Bourgeois, 1551
NUNC DIMITTIS: plainsong Tone I.8; harm. William Byrd (1543-1623)
ANTHEM*: Rorate Caeli – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
Jeremy Matheis, director • Jeffrey Ricco, reader • Cameron Mousighi, cantor
*Soloists: Gregory Bloch & Tyler Morse

December 4, 2016

Second Sunday of Advent

PROCESSIONAL: O come, O come, Emmanuel (Tune: Veni, veni, Emmanuel) – Plainsong, Mode I, from Processionale, 15th cent.; arr. and harm. Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
PSALM 72: 1-7, 18-19 – plainsong, Tone I.1
HYMN: Ah! think not, ‘the Lord delayeth’ (Tune: St. Olaf’s Sequence [Postquam Calix Babylons]) – Percy Dearmer (1867-1936); harm. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Marilyn setting – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
ANTHEM: Pulcherrima rosa – (Anonymous 16 cent., Codex Speciálník)

Ken Pendergrass, director • Tyler Morse, officiant • Thomas Adams, cantor

November 20, 2016

Last Sunday after Pentecost: Christ the King

ORISON: Jesus, Thou Joy of Loving Hearts – Christe Redemptor, Sarum Plainsong, Mode I
PSALM 46 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: The Lord Will Come and Not Be Slow (Tune: York – melody from The CL Psalmes of David, 1615) – harm. John Milton, Sr. (cir. 1563-1647)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tonus Peregrinus; harm. William Byrd (1543-1623)
ANTHEM: Great Lord of Lords – Charles Wood (1866-1926)

Jeremy Matheis, director • William Turnipseed, reader • Cameron Mousighi, cantor

November 13, 2016

26th Sunday after Pentecost

ORISON: My Spirit Longs for Thee – John Dowland (1563-1626)
PSALM 143 – plainsong, tone VI
HYMN: The Great Creator of the Worlds (Tune: Tallis’ Ordinal) – Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Marilyn setting – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
ANTHEM: Peccantem me quotidie – Orlande de Lassus (1532-1594)
Jeremy Matheis, director • William Turnipseed, reader • Cameron Mousighi, cantor