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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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OCTOBER 5, 2014
The Feast of St. Francis of Assisi


ORISON:  ‘Seigneur, je vous en prie’ from Quatre petites prières de Saint-François d’Assise – Francis Poulenc  (1899-1963)
PSALM 121 – Henry Walford Davies (1869-1941)
HYMN: Most High, omnipotent, good Lord (Tune: Assissi) – Alfred Morton Smith (1879-1971)
NUNC DIMITTIS from The Evening Service – Stephen Sturk (b. 1950)
ANTHEMS: ‘Tout puissant, trés saint, trés haut’ and ‘O mes très chers frères’ from Quatre petites prières de Saint-François d’Assise – Francis Poulenc


SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
The Eve of the Feast of St. Michael & All Angels


ORISON: Jesus came, adored by angels (Tune: Lowry) – Gerald Near (b. 1942)
PSALM 103 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: Christ, the fair glory of the holy angels (Tune: Caelites plaudant) – Melody from Antiphoner, 1728; harm. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
NUNC DIMITTIS – Christopher Tye (c. 1505-1572/1573)
ANTHEM: Tibi Christe, splendor Patris – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c. 1525-1594)


SEPTEMBER 21, 2014
The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
 


ORISON: Now the day is over (Tune: Merrial) – Joseph Barnby (1838-1896)
PSALM 136:1-16, 23-26 – Plainsong, Tonus peregrinus
HYMN: Where cross the crowded ways of life (Tune: Gardiner) – from Sacred Melodies, 1815; harm. William Gardiner (1770-1853)
NUNC DIMITTIS:  Plainsong setting, Mode II; harm. John Holmes (d. 1629)
ANTHEM: Tu solus, qui facis mirabilia – Josquin des Prez (c. 1450/1455-1521)
 

SEPTEMPTER 14, 2014
The Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost
 

ORISON: The duteous day now closeth (Tune: O Welt, ich muss dich lassen) – Melody attr. Heinrich Isaac (c. 1450–1517); harm. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)

PSALM 26:1-3, 6-9, 11-12 [premiere] – Jason A. Anderson (b. 1976)
HYMN: In your mercy, Lord, you called me (Tune: Halton Holgate) – William Boyce (1711-1779)
NUNC DIMITTIS: 2-part setting with handbells – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)
ANTHEM: ‘In pace’ from Three Latin Motets [Seattle premiere] – Grayston Ives (b. 1948)
 

 

 

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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