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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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AUGUST 30, 2015
The 14th Sunday after Pentecost



ORISON: Now the day is over (Tune: Merrial) – Joseph Barnby (1838-1896)
PSALM 15 – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)
HYMN: Abide with me: fast falls the eventide (Tune: Eventide) – William H. Monk (1823-1889)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Mode VII; harm. Lodovico Grossi da Viadana (c. 1560–1627)
ANTHEM: Salva nos, Domine, vigilantes – Jakob Handl (1550-1591)
 

AUGUST 23, 2015
The Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost



ORISON: All praise to thee, my God, this night (Tune: Tallis’ Canon) – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
PSALM 34:15-22 – Plainsong, Tone V.2
HYMN: Jerusalem, my happy home, when shall I come to thee? (Tune: Land of Rest) – Early American melody; arr. Richard T. Proulx (1937-2010)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Mode I; harm. William Byrd (c. 1540/1543-1623)
ANTHEM: Christus est Stella – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)


AUGUST 16, 2015
The Feast of St. Mary the Virgin


ORISON: Virgin-born, we bow before thee (Tune: Psalm 86) – Claude Goudimel (1514-1572), alt.
PSALM 34:1-9 – Plainsong, Tone V.2
HYMN: Sing we of the blessed mother (Tune: Rustington) - C. Hubert H. Parry (1848-1918)
NUNC DIMITTIS in A (for double choir) – James Bassi (b. 1961)
ANTHEM: Ave Maria – Franz Biebl (1906-2001)
 

AUGUST 9, 2015
Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time



ORISON: Christ, Mighty Savior  - plainsong Mode VII; Freiburg MS 14th Century
PSALM 130 - De profundis - Anglican Chant, harmonized by C. Hylton Stewart (1884-1932)
HYMN: Te lucis Ante Terminum (Before the ending of the day) - sarum plainsong Mode VIII (ferial tune); harmonized verse by Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
NUNC DIMITTIS: in E Major (for double choir) - Charles Wood (1866-1926)
ANTHEM: O Bone Jesu - Alonso de Tejeda (c. 1540-1628)
 

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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