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The Office of Compline for March 25, 2018

March 25, 2018

The Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday

ORISON: The royal banners forward go (Tune: Vexilla Regis prodeunt) – Plainsong, Mode I; harm. Guillaume Dufay (c. 1397-1474)

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

PSALM 22:1-18 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)

RESPOND: In manus tuas (Setting I) – John Sheppard (c. 1515-1558); ed. Simon R. Hill

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong setting, Tone III.6

ANTHEM: Lamentations of Jeremiah (Setting I) – Thomas Tallis

Jason Anderson, director • Tyler Morse, reader • Fred McIlroy, cantor

The Office of Compline for April 1, 2012

Sunday of the Passion

Conductor: Jason Anderson
Reader: Joel Matter
Cantor: Fred McIlroy IV

PROCESSIONAL: “Vexilla regis” (“The royal banners forward go”), from “Via crucis” (Franz Liszt [1811 – 1886])

PSALM: 22: 1 – 21 (plainsong, Mode IV Ending 1)

HYMN: “Today He who hung the earth” (Byzantine chant, Tone VI)

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

ANTHEM: “In manus tuas” (John Sheppard [ca. 1515 – 1559])

The Office of Compline for April 17, 2011

Sunday of the Passion

Conductor: Jason Anderson
Reader: William Turnipseed
Cantor: Richard Greene

ORISON: “Drop, drop, slow tears” (tune: Song 46, 1623; Orlando Gibbons [1583 – 1625])

PSALM: 22: 1 – 21 (plainsong, Tone IV Ending 1)

HYMN: “The royal banners forward go” (Vexilla Regis, Guillaume Dufay [1397 – 1474])

NUNC DIMITTIS: (plainsong setting, Tone V Ending 1)

ANTHEM: “In manus tuas” (John Sheppard [ca. 1515 – ca. 1559])