Ottorino Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No.3
Jean Sibelius Cantique, Op.77/1
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart String Quartet No.15 in D minor, K.421
Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony No.6 in B minor, Op.54
Stephen Stucky Dialoghi (Studi su un nome)
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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JANUARY 25, 2014
The Third Sunday after the Epiphany

 

 

ORISON: Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Tune: Rest) – Frederick Charles Maker (1844-1927)
PSALM 62 [first performance] – Jason A. Anderson (b. 1976)
HYMN: Jesus calls us; o’er the tumult of our life’s wild, restless sea (Tune: Restoration) – melody from The Southern Harmony, 1835; harm. The Hymnal, 1982
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Mode V; harm. Padre Vincente Rippollès
ANTHEM: Ambulans Jesus – Francisco Guerrero (1527-1599)
 

JANUARY 18, 2015
The Confession of Saint Peter

For this week's office, the Compline Choir invited the Saint Mark’s Cathedral Boys & Girls Choir, Rebekah Gilmore, director, to join them. The Compline Choir and Boys & Girls Choir collaborate every two to three years to chant the office of Compline together. 

ORISON: Christ is made the sure foundation (Tune: URBS BEATA JERUSALEM) – Plainsong, Mode II, Nevers MS, 13th cent.
PSALM 23 – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)
HYMN: You are the Christ, O Lord (Tune: WYNGATE CANON) – Richard Wayne Dirksen (1921-2003) 
NUNC DIMITTIS – Roger Sherman (b. 1954)
ANTHEM: Steal away to Jesus – arr. Dale Adelmann (b. 1961)


JANUARY 11, 2015
The First Sunday after the Epiphany
The Baptism of Our Lord Jesus Christ

 


ORISON: Christ, when for us you were baptized (Tune: CAITHNESS) – melody from The Psalmes of David in Prose and Meeter, 1635; harm. The English Hymnal, 1906
PSALM 29 – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)
HYMN: ‘I come,’ the great Redeemer cries THIS ENDRIS NYGHT – English melody; harm. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
NUNC DIMITTIS – Anonymous setting II, from The Lumley Books, c. 1547-1552
ANTHEM: The Baptism of Christ: Jesus autem hodie – Peter R. Hallock
 


JANUARY 4, 2015
The Second Sunday of Christmas

 


‚ÄčPROCESSIONAL: Once in royal David’s city (Tune: IRBY) – melody Henry John Gauntlett (1805-1876); harm. Arthur Henry Mann (1850-1929)
PSALM 84 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: It came upon the midnight clear (Tune: NOEL) – English melody; adapt. Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900)
NUNC DIMITTIS: MARILYN setting – Peter R. Hallock
ANTHEMS:
1. Resonet in laudibus – Jacob Handl (1550-1591)
2. Born on a New Day – John David (b. 1946); arr. Peter Knight (1917-1985)

 


 

 

 

  

 

 

 

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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