The Cathedral of St. Philip - Atlanta, GA

Music

 

 

Sunday, October 25, 2020
The Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 25, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BWV 720
Hymn 687, “A mighty fortress is our God” Ein’ feste Burg
Psalm 90:1-6, 13-17 (Plainsong Tone VIII.1)
Sequence hymn 605, “What does the Lord require for praise and offering” Sharpthorne
Charles Villiers Stanford, Beati quorum via
William Mathias, Sanctus & Benedictus S-128
David Conte, Prayer of St. Theresa
Hymn 597, “O day of peace that dimly shines” Jerusalem
Louis Vierne (1870-1937), Toccata in B-flat minor, Op. 53, No. 6

 

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Bruce Xu, organ (student at Rice University)

Johann Sebastian Bach, Prelude & Fugue in B minor, BWV 544
Max Reger, Benedictus, Op.59
Olivier Messiaen, “Alleluias sereins d’une âme qui désire le ciel” from L'Ascension
Olivier Messiaen, “Dieu parmi nous” from La Nativité du Seigneur

 

Sunday, November 1, 2020
All Saints' Day, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

 

Sunday, November 8, 2020
The Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 27, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

 

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Jacob Montgomery, organ (Bethany Presbyterian Church, Rochester, NY)
Marcel Dupré, “Allegro deciso” from Évocation
William Bolcom, Jesus Loves Me
Louis Vierne, “Adagio” from Organ Symphony No. 3 in F-sharp minor, Op. 28
Johann Sebastian Bach, Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor, BWV 582

 

Sunday, November 15, 2020
The Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 28, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

 

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Members of The Atlanta Baroque Orchestra

 

 

Sunday, November 22, 2020
The Last Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 29, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

 

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Will Gotmer, organ (Director of Music/Organist, Grace Episcopal Church, Gainesville, GA)

Felix Mendelssohn, Sonata No. 2 in C minor
Johann Sebastian Bach, Prelude and Fugue in C Major, BWV 531
Charles-Marie Widor, “Andante sostenuto” from Organ Symphony No. 9, Op. 70 (“Gothique”)
Leo Sowerby, Comes Autumn Time

 


Earlier this season:

Sunday, September 13, 2020
The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 19, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
C. Hubert H. Parry (1848-1918), Chorale Prelude on “Dundee” (Set 1, No. 1)
Hymn 410, “Praise, my soul, the King of heaven” Lauda anima
Psalm 114  (Plainsong: Tonus Peregrinus)
John Rutter, “Glory to you” Benedictus es, Domine
David Hurd, Love bade me welcome
Richard Proulx, Sanctus & Benedictus from A Community Mass
Hymn 314 stanzas 1&4, “Humbly I adore thee”   Adoro te devote
Hymn 376, “Joyful, joyful, we adore thee” Hymn to Joy
C. Hubert H. Parry (1848-1918), Chorale Prelude on “Croft’s 136th

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Caroline Robinson, organ (The Cathedral of St. Philip)

The Sunday afternoon recital series kicks off on September 13, and we are thrilled that our new Associate Organist-Choirmaster, Caroline Robinson, will present the opening program. The series will be streamed live on the Cathedral website and Facebook pages every Sunday at 3:15 p.m. Though we would very much like to welcome you into the Cathedral nave, due to current Covid-19 guidelines, we are only presenting the series online at this time.

Eugène Gigout, Grand Chœur Dialogué (from Six Pièces, 1881)
Herbert Howells, Rhapsody No. 1 in D-flat, Op. 17
Jean-Louis Florentz, Harpe de Marie (from Laudes—Kidân za-nageh, Op. 5)
William Bolcom, What a Friend We Have in Jesus (from Gospel Preludes, Book 1)
Maurice Duruflé, “Toccata” (from Suite for Organ, Op. 5)

Sunday, September 20, 2020
The Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 20, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

James Hook (1746-1827), Voluntary in C Major, Op. 146, No. 1
Hymn 690, “Guide me, O thou great Jehovah” Cwm Rhondda
Psalm 105:1-6, 37-45 (Plainsong)
Hymn 605, “What does the Lord require for praise and offering” Sharpthorne
John Gardner, Fight the good fight
William Mathias, Sanctus & Benedictus (S-128)
Johannes Brahms, Deck thyself, my soul, with gladness (Schmücke dich, Opus 122, No. 5)
Hymn 523, stanzas 1&2, “Glorious things of thee are spoken” Abbot’s Leigh
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Concerto in A minor, BWV 593 (after Vivaldi): I. Allegro

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Sarah Hawbecker, organ (Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Atlanta)

Felix Mendelssohn, Sonata in B-flat Major, Op. 65, No. 4
Leo Sowerby, Meditation on Picardy
Louis Vierne, “Pastorale” from Symphony I in D minor, Op. 14
Rachel Laurin, Finale pour orgue, Op. 78

Sunday, September 27, 2020
The Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 21, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

George Shearing (1919-2011), There is a Happy Land from Sacred Sounds (1977)  
John Rutter, Benedictus es, Domine, S-236
Psalm 78:1-4, 12-16 (Plainsong Tone I.2)
Hymn 435, “At the name of Jesus” King’s Weston
Gerre Hancock, The Lord will surely come 
William Mathias, Sanctus & Benedictus S-128
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639
Hymn 450, “All hail the power of Jesus’ Name”  Coronation
Craig Sellar Lang (1891-1971), Tuba Tune in D major, Op 15

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Oak Martin (BMus student at The Curtis Institute of Music)

Johann Sebastian Bach, Trio Sonata in C Major, BWV 529
Margaret Vardell Sandresky, Sonata No. 1 for Organ (based on Grant Wood’s painting Spring Turning)
William Grant Still, Elegy

Sunday, October 4, 2020
The Feast of St. Francis, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

William Henry Harris (1883-1973), Pastoral-Prelude
Hymn 405, “All things bright and beautiful” Royal Oak
Psalm 148:7-14 Anglican chant: Sir David Willcocks
John Rutter, Benedictus es, Domine (S-236)
Grayston Ives, The Canticle of Brother Sun [1392]
William Mathias, Sanctus & Benedictus S-128
Hymn 593, “Lord, make us servants of your peace” Dickinson College
Hymn 400, “All creatures of our God and King” Lasst uns erfreuen
William Mathias (1934-1992), Processional for Organ

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Oliver Brett, organ (Associate Organist & Choirmaster, Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, Atlanta)

Herbert Howells, Rhapsody No. 3 C sharp minor
John Ireland, Elegiac Romance
Edward Elgar, “Andante espressivo” from Organ Sonata in G
William Walton, Coronation March “Orb and Sceptre”

Sunday, October 11, 2020
The Feast of St. Philip, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

John Cook (1918-1984), Fanfare for Organ
Hymn 657, “Love divine, all loves excelling” Hyfrydol
Psalm 67 (Anglican chant: Edward Bairstow)
Hymn 231, “By all your saints still striving” King’s Lynn 
Richard Lakey, Spirit of God, descend upon my heart 
William Mathias, Sanctus & Benedictus S-128
Thomas Dorsey, arr. Arnold Sevier , Precious Lord
Hymn 680, “O God, our help in ages past” St. Anne
Arthur Foote (1853-1937),Toccata, Op. 71, No. 7

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Raymond & Elizabeth Chenault, duo-organ (Organists Emeriti, All Saints’ Episcopal Church, Atlanta)

Gaston Litaize, “Choral” (from Sonate à Deux)?
Rachel Laurin, Cantabile à Deux – world première
Gerre Hancock, A Fancy for Two to Play
Philip Moore, Allegro for Organ Duet

Sunday, October 18, 2020
The Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 24, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr, BWV 662 (1685-1750)
Hymn 408, “Sing praise to God who reigns above” Mit Freuden zar
Psalm 99 (Anglican chant: Percy Whitlock)
John Rutter, Benedictus es, Domine, S-236
Alexander L’Estrange , Let all the world in every corner sing
William Mathias, Sanctus & Benedictus S-128
Johann Sebastian Bach, Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 73
Hymn 665 “All my hope on God is founded” Michael
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) Praeludium in E minor, BWV 548, 1

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Theodore Davis, organ (Organist & Choirmaster, St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Baltimore, MD)

Florentine Price, Suite No. 1 for Organ
Henri Mulet, Esquisses Byzantines

 

Sunday, October 25, 2020
The Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost: Proper 25, Year A

8:45 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
11:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist online
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BWV 720
Hymn 687, “A mighty fortress is our God” Ein’ feste Burg
Psalm 90:1-6, 13-17 (Plainsong Tone VIII.1)
Sequence hymn 605, “What does the Lord require for praise and offering” Sharpthorne
Charles Villiers Stanford, Beati quorum via
William Mathias, Sanctus & Benedictus S-128
David Conte, Prayer of St. Theresa
Hymn 597, “O day of peace that dimly shines” Jerusalem
Louis Vierne (1870-1937), Toccata in B-flat minor, Op. 53, No. 6

3:15 p.m. Recital online
Bruce Xu, organ (student at Rice University)

Johann Sebastian Bach, Prelude & Fugue in B minor, BWV 544
Max Reger, Benedictus, Op.59
Olivier Messiaen, “Alleluias sereins d’une âme qui désire le ciel” from L'Ascension
Olivier Messiaen, “Dieu parmi nous” from La Nativité du Seigneur