Holy Eucharist Rite II at 10:30 a.m. sung by the St. John’s Choir School and Adult Choir, sermon by the Rev’d Margie Baker.
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Palm Procession from the Cloister Garden
Introit Entrance into Jerusalem Nancy Plummer Faxon (1914-2005)
Nancy Plummer Faxon was an American soprano, music educator, and composer of organ music. As a young soprano in Chicago, Nancy Plummer Faxon joined the Sorrentine Touring Opera Company in 1938 as a soloist. She also sang in the chorus of the Chicago Opera Company. From 1955 to 1980, she was a soprano in the professional choir at Trinity Church, Boston. She was a member of American Women Composers and wrote over a hundred choral and orchestral compositions, mostly for performance at Trinity Church.
Hymn in Procession 154 All glory, laud, and honor Valet will ich dir geben
Sequence Hymn 158 Ah, holy Jesus! Herzliebster Jesu
Offertory Anthem Sanctus from Requiem Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
Text: Sanctus from the liturgy of the Eucharist
Sanctus Gregorian Chant, Deus Genitor alme
Fraction Anthem Agnus Dei Gregorian Chant, Deus Genitor alme
Communion Anthem Abide with me William Henry Monk (1823-1889), arr. Moses Hogan (1957-2003)
Text: Henry Frances Lyte (1793-1897), found at Hymn 662
Moses George Hogan was an American composer and arranger of choral music. He was awarded a full scholarship to the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, where he studied piano and graduated in 1979 with a Bachelor of Music degree. Immediately after graduation, he began graduate studies at the Juilliard School of Music, and later went to study classical music in Vienna. He is best known for his settings of spirituals. His works are celebrated and performed by high school, college, church, community, and professional choirs today. Over his lifetime, he published 88 arrangements for voice, eight of which were solo pieces.
Hymn in Procession 168 O sacred head, sore wounded Passion Chorale
Bruce Henley, assisting organist
Yingying Xia, organ scholar