The Cathedral of St. Philip - Atlanta, GA

Choral Service Recordings

Unless otherwise noted, choral services are sung by the Cathedral Schola.

May 12, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong

Stephen Caracciolo, Preces & Responses
Charles Wood in E flat, No. 2
Benjamin Britten, Rejoice in the Lamb


May 5, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong

Stephen Carraciolo, Preces & Responses
Herbert Howells, Collegium Regale Evening Service
Patrick Hadley, My beloved spake
Joseph Rheinberger, Abendlied


Sunday, April 28, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong

Richard Shephard, Preces & Responses
Herbert Brewer in D
Craig Phillips, The Lord is risen indeed
arr. Charles Wood, This joyful Eastertide


Sunday, April 7, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong

Joel Martinson, Preces & Responses (Mississippi Conference)
Arthur Wills, Magnificat & Nunc dimittis on Plainsong themes
Gerald Finzi, Lo, the full final Sacrifice
Dan Locklair, Lord Jesus, think on me


Sunday, March 31, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong

Richard Farrant, Call to remembrance, O Lord
Thomas Tomkins, Preces and Responses
Thomas Tomkins, First Service
Thomas Lupo, For I knowledge my faults
Thomas Lupo, Salva nos, Domine


Sunday, March 24, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong for the Eve of the Annunciation

Robert Parsons, Ave Maria
Joel Martinson, Preces & Responses (Mississippi Conference)
Alec Roth, Hatfield Service
Craig Phillips, Gabriel’s Message
David Conte, Ave Maria


Sunday, March 3, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong for the Feast of John & Charles Wesley
Cathedral Choir

Richard Shephard, Preces & Responses
Howard Helvey in B flat
David Hurd, O the depth of Love divine
Richard Shephard, O for a thousand tongues


Sunday, February 24, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong for the Eve of the Feast of Martin Luther
Schola (Sopranos and Altos) and Cathedral Choristers

Dale Adelmann, Preces and Responses (St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buffalo)
Roland Martin, St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buffalo, in E
John Ireland, Ex ore innocentium
Gerald Knight, Christ, whose glory fills the skies


Sunday, February 17, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong for the Eve of the Feast of Martin Luther

William Smith, Preces & Responses
William Byrd, Sbort Service
Johann Sebastian Bach, Ein’ feste Burg ist unser Gott (movement 1)
Josquin des Prez, Tu pauperum refugium


Sunday, February 10, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong for the Feast of Absalom Jones, observed

Dale Adelmann, Preces & Responses (St. Paul’s Cathedral, Buffalo)
David Hurd, Magnificat & Nunc dimittis (Sewanee Church Music Conference)
Spiritual, arr. Larry Fleming, Give me Jesus
Spiritual, arr. Dale Adelmann, Steal away to Jesus


Sunday, February 3, 2019
4 p.m. Candlemas Procession and Choral Eucharist

Orlandus Lassus, Missa bell’ amfitrit’ altera
Thomas Tallis, Nunc dimittis (Short Service)
Johannes Eccard, When to the temple Mary went


Sunday, January 27, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong for the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, observed

Philip Radcliffe, Preces & Responses
Philip Moore, Third Service
William Mathias, Let the people praise thee, O God
Charles Villiers Stanford, How beauteous are their feet


Sunday, January 13, 2019
4 p.m. Choral Evensong for the Feast of the Baptism of Our Lord

Robert Lehman, Preces & Responses in A flat
Charles Villiers Stanford in C
Leo Nestor, I saw water
Robert Lehman, Vidi aquam


Sunday, December 23, 2018
4 p.m. A Christmas Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

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“Once in royal David’s city” (Irby)
Frank Boles, Adam lay ybounden
R.L. Pearsall, In dulci jubilo
“Unto us a boy is born!” (Puer nobis nascitur)
Stephen Paulus, A Savior from on high
arr. Andrew Carter, I wonder as I wander
“Comfort, comfort ye my people” (Psalm 42)
Craig Phillips, Gabriel’s Message
Normandy tunearr. Reginald Jacques, Away in a manger
Herbert Howells, Sing lullaby
“Hark! the herald angels sing” (Mendelssohn)
Paul Halley, What Child is this
Charles Beaudrot, Toys for a King
arr. Dale Adelmann, Of the Father’s love begotten
Kim André Arnesan, Cradle Hymn
arr. David Willcocks, “God rest you merry, gentlemen” (God Rest You Merry)


Sunday, December 2, 2018
4 p.m. Advent Procession of Lessons and Carols (Cathedral Choir)

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The Great O Antiphons
Richard Marlow, Matin Responsory
“Lo, he comes with clouds descending” (Helmsley)
Frank Ferko, Hildegard Triptych No. 1, “O vis aeternitatis”
“Creator of the stars of night” (Conditor alme siderum)
Cristobal de Morales, Veni Domine
“Come, thou Redeemer of the earth” (Puer nobis)
Howard Helvey, There is no Rose of such virtue
“Lo, how a Rose e’er blooming” (Es ist ein Ros entsprungen)
Charles Beaudrot, Comfort, comfort ye my people
“Prepare the way, o Zion” (Bereden väg för Herran)
Patrick Hadley, I sing of a maiden
Robert Parsons, Ave Maria
“The angel Gabriel from heaven came” (Gabriel’s Message)
Ēriks Ešenvalds, Magnificat (Merton College Service)
Benjamin Britten, A Hymn to the Virgin
“O come, O come, Emmanuel” (Veni, veni Emmanuel)


Sunday, November 25, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Evensong, The Feast of the Reign of Christ

Philip Radcliffe, Preces and Responses
David Willcocks, All Saints’, Beverly Hills
Dan Locklair, King of glory, King of peace
Larry King, And he shall reign as King


Sunday, November 18, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Evensong, The Feast of Hilda, Abbess of Whitby

William Smith, Preces and Responses
Thomas Weelkes, Magnificat & Nunc dimittis for Five Voices
Thomas Tallis, Laetentur coeli
Philip Radcliffe, God be in my head


Sunday, November 11, 2018
4 p.m Choral Evensong, The Feast of William Temple (Schola and Senior Choristers)

Bernard Rose, Preces & Responses
Tertius Noble in B minor
Edward Elgar, Give unto the Lord
Gary Davison, A Prayer of Self-Dedication


Sunday, October 28, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Evensong, The Feast of Richard Hooker

Thomas Tomkins, Preces & Responses
Adrian Batten, Fourth Service
Thomas Tallis, A new commandment
William Mundy, O Lord, the Maker of al thing


Sunday, October 14, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Eucharist, The Feast of St. Philip

Herbert Howells, Collegium Regale Communion Service
Edward Bairstow, Blessed city, heavenly Salem
Percy Whitlock, Be still, my soul


Sunday, October 7, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Evensong, The Feast of Teresa of Avila

Kenneth Leighton, Preces & Responses
Ēriks Ešenvalds, Merton College Service
David Conte, Prayer of St Theresa
David Hill, God be in my head


Sunday, September 30, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Evensong, The Feast of Lancelot Andrewes
Dedication of the Moore-Wilkerson continuo organ

William Smith, Preces & Responses
John Hilton the Younger, Short Service in Gamut
John Hilton the younger, Teach me thy way, O Lord
John Rutter, Open thou mine eyes


Sunday, September 23, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Evensong, The Feast of St. Matthew (Cathedral Choir)

Kenneth Leighton, Preces & Responses
Kenneth Leighton, Collegium Magdalenae Oxoniense
Felix Mendelssohn, How lovely are the messengers
David Briggs, O Lord, support us all the day long


Sunday, September 16, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Evensong, The Feast of Hildegard von Bingen

Gerre Hancock, Preces & Responses
Herbert Howells, St Paul’s Cathedral, London
Hildegard von Bingen, O pastor animarum
Paul Halley, Jesu, the very thought of thee


Sunday, September 9, 2018
4 p.m. Choral Evensong, The Feast of the Holy Cross

Gerre Hancock, Preces & Responses
Herbert Murrill in E
Richard Proulx, We adore you, O Christ
Giovanni Maria Nanino, Adoramus te, Christe


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