October 11, 2015

  David Roberts, The Gate of Justice Alhambra Granada, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, c. 1834

Hate evil and love good, and establish justice in the gate [NRSV, Amos 5:15a].

Christ Church Cathedral Choir Notes
20th Sunday after Pentecost

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1870 Merklin / 1998 Quoirin
St. Front Cathedral, Périgueux

The prelude for Choral Evensong this coming Sunday is No. 20, Pastorale, from Louis Vierne, 24 Pièces en style libre, Op. 31.

Click to go to the entire 24 Pièces performed by Georges Bessonnet at the 1870 Merklin / 1998 Quoirin organ of the St. Front Cathedral in Périgueux.

Pipedreams is a two-hour programme of organ music broadcast on public radio in the United States and available for free online listening.

The Programme of October 5, 2015, features the winners of the 2014 Canadian Internationa Organ Competition held every three years in Montreal.

Click here to go to the complete programme.  


October 2015 Sundays at 3:00 pm
At the chapel of the Grand Séminaire de Montréal
2065, rue Sherbrooke Ouest

October 4: Yves Préfontaine
October 11: Sylvain Barrette
October 18: Philip Crozier (St. James United Church, Montreal)
October 25: Aude Heurtematte (Saint-Gervais Church, Paris)

Click to go to free organ recitals at Saint Joseph Oratory 
(Sundays at 3:30pm)

Charles Tournemire, L'orgue mystique: Cycle after Pentecost, Op. 56, No. 47.

Mass of the 20th Sunday after Pentecost

Prelude for the Introit [YouTube]
Offertory  [YouTube]
Elevation [YouTube]
Communion [YouTube]
Alleluiatic Choral No. 5  [YouTube]

Click for the entire performance of L'Orgue mystique by Georges Delvallée.

Click to go to Bach Cantatas for Online Listening.

Healing of the Paralytic, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 16th cent.

Bach Cantatas for the Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity:

Click to go to Johann Sebastian Bach, Wo soll ich fliehen hin / Where shall I refuge find, Cantata 5, with performances by Gardiner, Harnoncourt, Leusink, Marriner, Richter, and Rilling.

Click to go to Johann Sebastian Bach, Ich elender Mensch, wer wird mich erlösen /Miserable man that I am, Cantata 48, with performances by Gardiner, Gershensohn, Harnoncourt, Leusink and Suzuki.

Click to go to Johann Sebastian Bach, Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen / I would gladly bear the cross-beam, Cantata 56, with performances by Baumgartner, Gardiner, Kavakos,  Koopman, Leonhardt, Leusink, Marriner, Norrington, Richter, Rifkin, Rilling and  Ristenpart.