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The Office of Compline for March 13, 2016

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

The Office of Compline for March 6, 2016

March 6, 2016

The Fourth Sunday in Lent: Laetare

ORISON: Drop, drop, slow tears (Tune: Song 46) – Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

PSALM 32 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)

HYMN: Amazing grace! how sweet the sound (Tune: New Britain) mel. from Virginia Harmony, 1831; harm. Richard T. Proulx (1937-2010) and Peter R. Hallock

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone III.4

ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Osbert Parsley (c. 1511-1585)

Jason Anderson, director • Tyler Morse, reader • Thomas Adams, cantor

The Office of Compline for February 28, 2016

February 28, 2016 • The Third 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 63:1-8 – Plainsong, Tone II.1

HYMN: Eternal Lord of love (Tune: Old 124th) – mel. Pseaumes octante trois de David, 1551; harm. Charles Winfred Douglas (1867-1944)

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone V.1

ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Alfonso Ferrabosco the Younger (c. 1575-1628)

 

Jason Anderson, director • Joel Matter, reader • Derek Curtis-Tilton, cantor

The Office of Compline for February 21, 2016

February 21, 2016

The Second Sunday in Lent

ORISON: Lord, keep us steadfast in your Word (Tune: Jesu dulcedo cordium) – Plainsong, Mode II; harm. Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)

PSALM 27:10-18 – Plainsong setting, Tone VIII.1

HYMN: Eternal light, shine in my heart (Tune: Ach bleib bei uns) – mel. Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654); harm. Seth Calvisius (1556-1615)

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone III.4

ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Jacobus Arcadelt (c. 1504 – c. 1567)

 

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

The Office of Compline for February 14, 2016

February 14, 2016

The First Sunday in Lent

ORISON: Remember, O thou man – Thomas Ravenscroft (c. 1582 – c. 1635)

PSALM 91 – Plainsong, Tone IV.4

HYMN: Lord, who throughout these forty days (Tune: St. Flavian) – mel. from Day’s Psalter, 1562; adapt. and harm. Richard Redhead (1820-1901)

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone V.1

ANTHEM: In jejunio et fletu – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

Jason Anderson, director • Jeffrey Ricco, reader • The Very Rev. Steven Thomason, dean and rector • Jeremy Matheis, cantor

The Office of Compline for March 22, 2015

ORISON: Purge me, O Lord, from all my sin – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

PSALM 51 – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014)

HYMN: Kind Maker of the world, O hear the fervent prayer (Tune: A la venue de Noël) – melody from Fleurs des noels, 1535

NUNC DIMITTIS:  Plainsong setting, Tone V.1

ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah (Setting I)Thomas Tallis

 

Jason Anderson, director • Tyler Morse, reader • Derek Curtis-Tilton, cantor

The Office of Compline for March 15, 2015

The Fourth Sunday in Lent: Laetare

ORISON: Purge me, O Lord, from all my sin – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

PSALM 107:1-3, 17-22 – Plainsong, Tone V.1

HYMN: Lord, who throughout these forty days (Tune: St. Flavian) – melody from Day’s Psalter, 1562; adapt. and harm. Richard Redhead (1820-1901)

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone III.4

ANTHEM: Ne reminiscaris, Domine Jacobus Vaet (ca. 1529 – 1567)

 

Jason Anderson, director • Joel Matter, reader • Alan Wheaton, cantor

The Office of Compline for March 8, 2015

The Third Sunday in Lent

ORISON: Purge me, O Lord, from all my sin – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

PSALM 19:7-14 – Plainsong, Tone III.4

HYMN: Lord, keep us steadfast in your Word – Plainsong, Mode II; harm. Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)

NUNC DIMITTIS:  Plainsong setting, Tone V.1

ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Alfonso Ferrabosco the Younger (c. 1575-1628)

Jason Anderson, director • William Turnipseed, reader • Jeremy Matheis, cantor

The Office of Compline for March 1, 2015

The Second Sunday in Lent

ORISON: Purge me, O Lord, from all my sin – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

PSALM 22:22-30 – Plainsong setting, Tone II.1

HYMN: What wondrous love is this? (Tune: Wondrous Love) – Southern Harmony, 1835; harm. Richard T. Proulx (1937-2010)

NUNC DIMITTIS:  Plainsong setting, Tone V.1

ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Osbert Parsley (1510/1511-1585)

 

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

The Office of Compline for February 22, 2015

The First Sunday in Lent

ORISON: Purge me, O Lord, from all my sin – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)

PSALM 25:1-9 – Plainsong, Tone IV.2

HYMN 150: Forty days and forty nights (Tune: Aus der Tiefe rufe ich) – melody att. Martin Herbst (1654-1681), alt.; harm. William Henry Monk (1823-1889)

NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong setting, Tone III.4

ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c. 1525-1594)

 

Jason Anderson, director • Jeremy Matheis, reader • Derek Curtis-Tilton, cantor