Compline Service

July 16, 2017

The Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

ORISON: Maker of all things, God most high – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
PSALM 65 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: God himself is with us (Tune: TYSK) – from Psalm und Choralbuch, 1719
NUNC DIMITTIS: Dana Marsh (b. 1965)
ANTHEM: Iustus germinabit sicut lilium – Jacob Handl (1551-1591)

Jason Anderson, director • Jeffrey Ricco, reader • Derek Curtis-Tilton, cantor

June 18, 2017

The Second Sunday after Pentecost

ORISON: O Gladsome Light (Tune: Le Cantique de Siméon) – melody Louis Bourgeois (1510-1559); harm. Claude Goudimel (1514-1572)
PSALMS 134 & 4 – setting by Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: Our Father, by whose name all fatherhood is known – (Tune: Rhosymedre) – John David Edwards (1805-1885); arr. Gregory Bloch, after Ralph Vaughn Williams
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone VI; harm. anonymous 16th Century composer
ANTHEM: O Give Thanks Unto the Lord – Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656)

Jeremy Matheis, director • William Turnipseed, reader • James Wilcox, cantor

May 28, 2017

The Seventh Sunday of Easter

ORISON: God is ascended (Tune: GEN HIMMEL AUFGEFAHREN IST) – German, 16th cent.; arr. Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
PSALM 68:1-20 – Peter R. Hallock
HYMN: Christ is alive! (Tune: TRURO) – mel. from Psalmodia Evangelica, 1790; harm. Lowell Mason (1792-1872) and Harvey Grace (1874-1944)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone II; harm. John Holmes (d. 1629)
ANTHEM: Viri Galilaei – William Byrd (1543-1623)

Jason Anderson, director • Jeremy Matheis, reader • James Wilcox, cantor

May 21, 2017

The Sixth Sunday of Easter

ORISON: This joyful Eastertide (Tune: VRUECHTEN) – mel. from Psalmen, 1685; harm. Charles Wood (1866-1926)
PSALM 66:1-11 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: Lift your voice rejoicing, Mary (Tune: FISK OF GLOUCESTER) – Thomas Foster (b. 1938)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone I; harm. Thomas Morley (1557-1602)
ANTHEM: Regina caeli – Costanzo Festa (c. 1485/1490-1545)

Jason Anderson, director • William Turnipseed, reader • Joel Bevington, cantor

May 14, 2017

The Fifth Sunday of Easter

ORISON: ‘The Call’ from Five Mystical Songs – Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
PSALM 98 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: Jesus lives! thy terrors now can no longer, death, appall us (Tune: SAINT ALBINUS) – Henry John Gauntlett (1805-1876)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone VII; harm. Lodovico Grossi da Viadana (c. 1560-1627)
ANTHEM: Love bade me welcome – David Hurd (b. 1950)

Jason Anderson, director • Joel Matter, reader • Jeremy Matheis, cantor • William Turnipseed, organist

May 7, 2017

The Fourth Sunday of Easter

ORISON: 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); final fauxbourdon by John Dowland (1563-1626)
PSALM 23 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
HYMN: Jesus, our mighty Lord (Tune: MONK’S GATE) – Sussex folk melody, adapt. and arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone VIII; harm. John Holmes (d. 1629)
ANTHEM: The Good Shepherd – Alice Parker (b. 1924)
 

Jason Anderson, director • Jeffrey Ricco, reader • Thomas Adams, cantor

April 9, 2017

The Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday

PROCESSION: ‘Vexilla Regis prodeunt’ from Via Crucis – Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
HYMN: To mock your reign, O dearest Lord (Tune: THE THIRD TUNE) – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
PSALM 22:1-21– Plainsong, Tone IV.1. HARMONIZED RESPOND: In manus tuas (Setting I) – John Sheppard (c. 1515-1558)
NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong setting, Tone III.6
ANTHEM: Of the Lord’s mercies (Lamentations of Jeremiah) – Erin Aas (b. 1980) [premiere]

Jason Anderson, director • William Turnipseed, organist • Jeffrey Ricco, reader • Jeremy Matheis, cantor

March 26, 2017

The Fourth Sunday in Lent

ORISON: Wilt thou forgive that sin, where I begun (Tune: DONNE) – mel. John Hilton (1599-1657), alt.
HYMN: O Christ, you are both light and day (Tune: CHRISTE, QUI LUX ES ET DIES) – Plainsong, Mode II; Mainlander Hymnen, 15th cent.
PSALM 23 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong setting, Tone V.1
ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Costanzo Festa (c. 1485/1490-1545)

Jason Anderson, director • Jeremy Matheis and The Very Rev. Steven L. Thomason, readers • James Wilcox, cantor

March 19, 2017

The Third Sunday in Lent

ORISON: Lord, who throughout these forty days (Tune: SAINT FLAVIAN) – mel. from Day’s Psalter, 1562; adapt. and harm. Richard Redhead (1820-1901)
HYMN: O Christ, you are both light and day (Tune: CHRISTE, QUI LUX ES ET DIES) – Plainsong, Mode II; Mainlander Hymnen, 15th cent.
PSALM 95 – Plainsong, Tone IV.5
NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong setting, Tone III.6
ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Osbert Parsley (c. 1511-1585)

Jason Anderson, director • Tyler Morse, reader • Joel Bevington, cantor

March 12, 2017

The Second Sunday in Lent

ORISON: Lord Jesus, think on me (Tune: SOUTHWELL) – from Daman’s Psalter, 1579; adapt. Hymnal 1940; fauxbourdon harm. by Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)
PSALM 121 – H. Walford Davies (1869-1941)
HYMN: O Christ, you are both light and day (Tune: CHRISTE, QUI LUX ES ET DIES) – Plainsong, Mode II; Mainlander Hymnen, 15th cent.
NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong setting, Tone III.6
ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Juan de Lienas (c. 1617-1654) 

Jason Anderson, director • Joel Matter, reader • Thomas Adams, cantor • Tyler Morse & Cameron Mousighi, soloists