1968-2016 Harrison/King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England
1968-2016 Harrison/King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England

For the Morning of Easter #1915

…the resurrection theme has inspired composers across many generations.

Hour 1

TRADITIONAL: Hymn, Jesus Christ is risen todayWilliam Neil (1969 Aeolian-Skinner/National Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC) MSR Classics 1165

JOHANNES BUCHNER - SETHUS CALVISIUS - ANONYMOUS: Christ ist erstanden Verses –Veit Heller, bells; Daniel Beilschmidt (2015 Metzler/University Church St. Paul, Leipzig, Germany) Genuin 17453

J. S. BACH: 3 Orgelbüchlein Easter Preludes (Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, BWV 626; Erschienen ist der herrliche Tag, BWV 629; Erstanden ist der heil’ge Christ, BWV 628) –Wolfgang Rübsam (1976 Flentrop/Duke University Chapel, Durham, NC) Naxos 8.553032

BOB CHILCOTT: Thy arisingLincoln Cathedral Choir/Aric Prentice; Jeffrey Makinson (1898 Willis/Lincoln Cathedral, England) Regent 532

JOSEPH GUY ROPARTZ: Offertoire Pascal Markus Eichenlaub (1898 Cavaillé-Coll/Santa Maria la Real Church, Azkoitia, Spain) Aeolus 10391

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Easter, fr 5 Mystical SongsHugo Popplewell, baritone; Clare College Choir/Graham Ross; Matthew Jorysz (1995 Marcussen/Tonbridge School, Kent, England) Harmonia Mundi 907655

PIERRE COGEN: Offrande for Easter Olivier Penin (1859 Cavaillé-Coll+2005 Dargassies/Basilica St. Clothilde, Paris, France) Festivo 6962432

TRADITIONAL (arr. Cherwien): Now the green blade risethNational Lutheran Choir/David Cherwien (2002 Reuter/St. Michael’s Lutheran Church, Bloomington, MN) NLC 1922

NORBERTO GUINALDO: Eternal Praises, fr 6 Contemplations of the Pascal LambNorberto Guinaldo (1963 Reuter/United Methodist Church, Garden Grove, CA) Guinaldo 2014

Filler – ANONYMOUS (see above)

Hour 2

J. S. BACH: Heut’ triumphiret Gottes Sohn, BWV 630Stephen Cleobury (1968-2016 Harrison/King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England) KKC 020

JEAN TITELOUZE: Ad Coenam Verses –Les Chantres du Roy; Yves-G. Préfontain (1699 Tribout/Church of St. Martin, Seurre, France) ATMA 2558

CHARLES TOURNEMIRE: Dominica Resurrectionis, Op. 56, no. 17, fr L’orgue mystiqueVincent Boucher (2006 Casavant/Guardian Angels Church, Lachine, Quebec, Canada) ATMA 2740

PATRICK HADLEY: My beloved spakeExeter Cathedral Choir/Timothy Nolan; Timothy Parsons (2014 Harrison/Exeter Cathedral, England) Regent 524

GERRE HANCOCK: Holy Week (Palm Sunday-Maundy Thursday-Easter Day) Todd Wilson & Kevin Kwan (1969 Adams-2005 Mann & Trupiano/St. Thomas Church, New York, NY) Raven 951

Filler – TRADITIONAL (see above)