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The Office of Compline for August 14, 2016

The Eve of Saint Mary the Virgin

A special Alumni + Compline service marking the 60th anniversary of the Compline Choir at Saint Mark’s Cathedral

ORISON: Blest are the pure in heart – M. Searle Wright (1918-2004)

PSALM 138 – Jason A. Anderson (b. 1976)

HYMN: Sing we of the blessed Mother (Tune: Rustington) – Charles Hubert Hastings Parry (1848-1918)

NUNC DIMITTIS [world premiere] – Erin Aas (b. 1980)

ANTHEM: Ave Maria – Franz Biebl (1906-2001)

Trio: Tyler Morse, alto • Cameron Mousighi, tenor • Jeremy Matheis, bass

 

Jason Anderson, director • Joel Matter, reader • Jeremy Matheis, cantor

The Office of Compline for August 16, 2015

August 16, 2015

The Feast of Saint 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)

Trio: Tyler Morse, alto; Jason Anderson, tenor; Jeremy Matheis, bass

 

Jason Anderson, director • Jeremy Matheis, reader • Alan Wheaton, cantor

The Office of Compline for August 17, 2014

St. Mary the Virgin

ORISON: Ave Regina caelorum – Leonel Power (ca. 1370/1385–1445)
PSALM 34:1-9 – Plainsong, Tone V.2
HYMN: Sing we of  the blessed Mother who received the angel’s word (Tune: Rustington) – C. H. H. Parry (1848–1918)
NUNC DIMITTIS – Plainsong, Tone VI; anonymous 16th century harmonization
ANTHEM: Ave Maria – Franz Biebl (1906–2001)

Director: Jason Anderson
Reader: Tyler Morse
Cantor: Kenneth Peterson
Trio in Ave Maria: Tyler Morse, Layne Benofsky, Joel Matter

The Office of Compline for August 18, 2013

13th Sunday after Pentecost
St. Mary the Virgin (August 15th)

Conductor: Jason Anderson
Reader: Jeremy Matheis
Cantor: Derek Tilton

ORISON: “Beata progenies” (Old Hall Manuscript, Leonel Power [ca. 1370/85 – 1445])

PSALM: 34: 1 – 9 (plainsong, Tone V Ending 2)

HYMN: “Sing we of the blessed Mother” (tune: Rustington, Charles Hubert Hastings Parry [1848 – 1918])

NUNC DIMITTIS: (setting by Charles Wood [1866 – 1926])

ANTHEM: “Ave Maria” (Franz Biebl [1906 – 2001])

The Office of Compline for August 15, 2004

This archive recording of the Office of Compline is presented in memory of the Rev. Ralph Carskadden, who died on September 13, 2011.  He served as the Officiant for the service on August 15, 2004, which celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of the Compline Choir, and was sung by the choir, augmented by a number of choir alumni.

 

11th Sunday after Pentecost
St. Mary the Virgin (August 15th)

Conductor: Peter Hallock
Officiant: Fr. Ralph Carskadden
Cantor: Ken Peterson

ORISON: “Now the day is over” (M. Searle Wright [1918 – 2004])

PSALMS: 134 & 4 (Peter Hallock [b. 1924])

HYMN: “Amazing Grace” (tune: New Britain, from Virginia Harmony, 1831; arr. by Richard Proulx / Peter Hallock [b. 1924])

NUNC DIMITTIS: (setting by Thomas Tallis [ca. 1505 – 1585], Mode VII)

ANTHEMS: “In Praise of Music” (Richard Proulx, 2004 [1937 – 2010]); “Ave Maria” (Franz Biebl, 1964 [1906 – 2001])

The Office of Compline for August 14, 2011

9th Sunday after Pentecost
St. Mary the Virgin (August 15th)

Conductor: Jason Anderson
Reader: Jeremy Matheis
Cantor: Brian Fairbanks

ORISON: “Salve Regina” (plainsong, Mode I)

PSALM: 34 (plainsong, Tone V Ending 2)

HYMN: “Sing we of the blessed mother” (tune: Rustington, Charles Hubert Hastings Parry [1848 – 1918])

NUNC DIMITTIS: (setting by Lodovico Grossi da Viadana [ca. 1560 – 1627], Mode VII)

ANTHEM: “Ave Maria” (Franz Biebl, 1964 [1906 – 2001])