Florian Leopold Gassmann - The Ridiculous Traveller: Overture
Antonin Dvorak Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95: Largo
Gaetano Donizetti Anna Bolena: Part I (Hosted by Aidan Lang)
Ludwig van Beethoven Consecration of the House Overture, Op.124
William Brittelle Loving the Chambered Nautilus
Compline Service 













For nearly 50 years, you’ve tuned to KING FM for the Office of Compline, a Gregorian chant service held every Sunday night at St. Mark’s Cathedral. Now you can hear this beautiful, meditative music anytime you want, right here.

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APRIL 24, 2016
The Fifth Sunday of Easter


ORISON: ‘The Call’ from Five Mystical Songs – Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
PSALM 148 – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)
HYMN: O Jesus, joy of loving hearts (Tune: Dickinson College) – Lee Hastings Bristol, Jr. (1923-1979)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone II; harm. John Holmes (d. 1629)
ANTHEM: Ubi caritas – Ola Gjeilo (b. 1978)

APRIL 17, 2016
The Fourth Sunday of Easter

ORISON: The Lord is my Shepherd – Bobby McFerrin (b. 1950)
PSALM 23 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: All people that on earth do dwell (Tune: Old 100th) – mel. From Pseaumes octante trois de David, 1551, alt.; harm. after Louis Bourgeois (c. 1510-c. 1561), alt.; final fauxbourdon by John Dowland (1563-1626), alt.
NUNC DIMITTIS from The Evening Service – Stephen Sturk (b. 1950)
ANTHEM: The Good Shepherd – Alice Parker (b. 1924)

APRIL 10, 2016
The Third Sunday of Easter

ORISON: Come, ye faithful, raise the strain (Tune: GAUDEAMUS PARITER) – Medieval Bohemian Carol Melody, 1544
PSALM 33:1-11 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: Jesus lives! (Tune: ST. ALBINUS) – Henry John Gauntlett (1805-1876)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone VI; harm. Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
ANTHEM: Christ rising again – John Sheppard (c. 1515-1558)

APRIL 3, 2016
The Second Sunday of Easter

ORISON: We walk by faith, and not by sight (Tune: St. Botolph) – Gordon Slater (1896-1979)
PSALM 118:14-24, 28-29 – Plainsong, Tone VIII.1
HYMN: That Easter Day with joy was bright (Tune: Puer nobis) – mel. from Trier MS., 15th cent.; adapt. Michael Praetorius (1571-1621); harm. George R. Woodward (1848-1934)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone III; harm. Carolus Andreas (16th cent.)
ANTHEM: Sermone blando angelus – Plainchant with alternatim harmonizations by Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

MARCH 27, 2016
Easter Day

PROCESSIONAL: Easter Canticle – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)
PSALM 114 – Plainsong setting, Tonus peregrinus
HYMN 183: Christians to the Paschal victim (Tune: Victimae Paschali laudes) – Plainsong, Mode I; melody att. Wigbert (d. 1050?)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tonus peregrinus; harm. William Byrd (c. 1539/1540-1623)
ANTHEM: Haec est dies – Jacob Handl (1550-1591)
Jason Anderson, director • William Turnipseed, reader • Kenneth Peterson, Joel Matter, and Derek Curtis-Tilton, cantors • Thomas Adams, Cameron Mousighi, Joel Matter, and Jeremy Matheis, Choir I (Handl)

MARCH 20, 2016
Palm Sunday


The Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday
ORISON: O Cross, whose wood is all our race’s boast (Tune: TENTH AVENUE) – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
PSALM 88 – Plainsong, Tone I.7
HARMONIZED RESPOND: In manus tuas (Setting I) – John Sheppard (c. 1515-1558); ed. Simon R. Hill
HYMN: O sacred head, sore wounded (Tune: HERZLICH TUT MICH VERLANGEN) – Hans Leo Hassler (1564-1612); adapt. and harm. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone III.4
ANTHEM: Absalon fili mi – Josquin des Prez (c. 1450/1455–1521)

MARCH 13, 2016
The Fifth Sunday in Lent


ORISON: The glory of these forty days we celebrate with songs of praise (Tune: ERHALT UNS, HERR) – mel. from Geistliche Lieder, 1543; harm. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
PSALM 126 – Plainsong, Tone I.8
HYMN 152: Kind Maker of the world (Tune: A LA VENUE DE NOËL) – mel. from Fleurs des noels, 1535
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone V.1
ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585) 
Jason Anderson, director • Jeffrey Ricco, reader • Jeremy Matheis, cantor

A full archive of Compline broadcasts is available here.

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For more information, visit the Compline Choir's website

 
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