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11:30 Solemn Mass & Special Music Programs

Performed by St. Dominic's Traditional Choir, Simon Berry, Director Music & Liturgy

Note: Those of you who would like to support the music program in a tangible way may sponsor the costs of our music making at a particular Mass. This may be done as a memorial or as a living testament to the glory of God in music. Such donations will be acknowledged in the music program of the day. You may even help select music that is particularly important to you or choose to support the funding or orchestral accompaniment.

May 22, 2022, Sixth Sunday of Easter
Prelude: The Rejoicing (From the Music for the Royal Fireworks) , G.F. Handel (1685-1757)
Penitential Rite: Vidi aquam, chant
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: O Taste and See, R. Vaughan Williams
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Agnus Dei: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Communion Motet: Proper chant, chant
Second Communion Motet: O sacrum convivium!, Olivier Messiaen
Postlude: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (from Solomon) , G.F. Handel (1685-1759)

May 15, 2022, Fifth Sunday of Easter
Prelude: Concerto for Piccolo, Vivaldi
Penitential Rite: form 2, Guimant
Gloria: Missa Aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Offertory: I say down under his shadow, Bairstow
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa Aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Agnus Dei: Missa Aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Communion Motet: Proper chant, chant
Second Communion Motet: Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, Bairstow
Postlude: Procession, C.S. Lang

May 8, 2022, Fourth Sunday of Easter
Prelude: Sheep may safely graze, Bach
Penitential Rite: Vidi aquam, chant
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: Terra tremuit, Byrd
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa Aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Agnus Dei: Missa Aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Communion Motet: Proper chant, chant
Second Communion Motet: The Lord is my shepherd, Rutter
Postlude: Processional , Matthias

May 1, 2022, Third Sunday of Easter
Prelude: Visione , Rheinberger
Penitential Rite: type B, Guimant
Gloria: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Offertory: Pentatonic Alleluia, Craig Whitney
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Agnus Dei: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Communion Motet: Terra Tremuit, Joseph Stillwell
Postlude: Alla Marcia, Rheinberger

April 24, 2022, Divine Mercy Sunday
Prelude: Jesu joy of man's desiring, Bach
Penitential Rite: Vidi aquam, chant
Gloria: Gloria de Lourdes,
Offertory: Quia vidiste me Thomas? , Marenzio
Eucharistic Acclamations: de angelis, chant
Agnus Dei: de angelis, chant
Communion Motet: Mitte manum tuam, chant
Second Communion Motet: Panis angelicus, Palestrina
Postlude: An Easter Alleluia, Slater
The section leaders of the choir will be singing today.

April 14, 2022, Holy Thursday of the Lord's Supper
Prelude: If Ye Love Me, Gregorian chant introit, Tallis
Penitential Rite: Missa Ubi Caritas, Hurd
Gloria: Missa de Lourdes, arr Berry
Offertory: Ubi Caritas, chant
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa Ubi Caritas, Hurd
Agnus Dei: Missa Ubi Caritas, Hurd
Communion Motet: Gregorian proper, chant
Second Communion Motet: Ubi caritas & Tantum ergo, Duruflé
for the washing of feet: Mandatum by Peter Latona

April 3, 2022, Lent 5
Prelude: none,
Penitential Rite: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Gloria: none,
Offertory: Faithful Cross, Leo Nestor
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Agnus Dei: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Communion Motet: Videns Dominus, James MacMillan
Second Communion Motet: Videns Dominus, chant
Postlude: none,

March 27, 2022, Lent 4, Laetare Sunday
Prelude: none,
Penitential Rite: Kyrie, Messe solennelle, Vierne
Gloria: none,
Offertory: Locus Iste, Bruckner
Eucharistic Acclamations: Messe solennelle, Vierne
Agnus Dei: Messe solennelle, Vierne
Communion Motet: Sicut cervus, Palestrina
Second Communion Motet: In paradisum, Hawley
Postlude: Rigaudon, Campra
Today's music is dedicated in honor of John Holt, choir member since the 1970s, generous parishioner and friend.

March 20, 2022, Lent 3
Prelude: none,
Penitential Rite: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Gloria: none,
Offertory: Help Us, O Lord, Aaron Copland
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Agnus Dei: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Communion Motet: Libera nos, Sheppard
Second Communion Motet: Qui biberit aquam, chant
Postlude: none,

March 13, 2022, Lent 2
Prelude: none,
Penitential Rite: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Gloria: none,
Offertory: I Sat Down Under His Shadow, E.C. Bairstow
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Agnus Dei: Missa adventus & quadrisimae (salve), chant
Communion Motet: Jesu, Grant Me This, I Pray, C. H. Kitson
Second Communion Motet: Visionem, chant
Postlude: none,

March 6, 2022, Lent 1
Prelude: none,
Penitential Rite: Missa Adventus et Quadragesimae, chant
Gloria: none,
Offertory: Exaltabo te, Casali
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa Adventus et Quadragesimae, chant
Agnus Dei: Missa Adventus et Quadragesimae, chant
Communion Motet: Angelis suis mandavit, Cardoso
Second Communion Motet: Scapulis suis, chant

March 2, 2022, Ash Wednesday
Prelude: none,
Penitential Rite: none,
Gloria: none,
Offertory: Miserere mei, pt 1, Allegri
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa simplex, chant
Agnus Dei: Missa simplex, Hurd
Communion Motet: Miserere mei, pt 2, Allegri
Postlude: none,

February 27, 2022, 8th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Rhosymedre, R. Vaughan Williams
Penitential Rite: Mass in G, Schubert
Gloria: Mass in G, Schubert
Offertory: Justorum Animae, C V Stanford
Eucharistic Acclamations: Mass in G, Schubert
Agnus Dei: Mass in G, Schubert
Communion Motet: Ave Verum, Mozart
Postlude: Nun danket, Karg-Elert

February 13, 2022, 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Andante Tranqillo, Percy Whitlock
Penitential Rite: Mass in G (No. 2) (with strings), Schubert
Gloria: De angelis, chant
Offertory: A New Song, James MacMillan
Eucharistic Acclamations: Mass in G (No. 2) (with strings), Schubert
Agnus Dei: Mass in G (No. 2) (with strings), Schubert
Communion Motet: Laudate Dominum (with strings), Mozart
Postlude: Tuba Tune, Cocker

February 6, 2022, 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Folk Tune, Percy Whitlock
Penitential Rite: de angelis, chant
Gloria: Missa secunda, Hassler
Offertory: Sweet Canaan, arr. Martha Shaffer
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa secunda, Hassler
Agnus Dei: de angelis, chant
Communion Motet: And as they came down from the Mountain, Alan Hovhaness
Postlude: In Modo Dorico, C.V. Stanford

January 30, 2022, 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Méditation , Maurice Duruflé (1902-86)
Penitential Rite: Missa secunda, Hassler
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: Ubi caritas, Maurice Duruflé (1902-86)
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa secunda, Hassler
Agnus Dei: Missa secunda, Hassler
Communion Motet: Tantum ergo, Maurice Duruflé (1902-86)
Postlude: Carrilon, Herbert Murrill (1909-52)

January 23, 2022, 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Fugue in B minor (Corelli), J.S. Bach
Penitential Rite: de angelis, chant
Gloria: Missa secunda, Hassler
Offertory: Ubi Caritas, Ola Gjello
Eucharistic Acclamations: de angelis, chant
Agnus Dei: Missa secunda, Hassler
Communion Motet: Ave Verum, Colin Mawby
Postlude: Fugue in G minor, J.S. Bach

January 16, 2022, 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Air and Gavotte, C. Wesley
Penitential Rite: Missa secunda, Hassler
Gloria: de Angelis, chant
Offertory: Exsultate Justi, Viadana
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa secunda, Hassler
Agnus Dei: de angelis, chant
Communion Motet: Beati quorum via, Stanford
Postlude: Choral Song & Fugue, S.S. Wesley

January 9, 2022, The Solemnity of The Baptism of The Lord
Prelude: Voluntary No. 2 in G , William Waland (c.1725-70)
Penitential Rite: Asperges, Casciolini/chant
Gloria: Missa Johannes de Deo, Haydn
Offertory: The Crown of Roses, Tchaikovsky
Eucharistic Acclamations: de angelis, chant
Agnus Dei: Missa O magnum mysterium, Victoria
Communion Motet: The Shepherds' Farewell, Berlioz
Postlude: Voluntary No. 5 in G , William Waland (c.1725-70)

January 2, 2022, The Solemnity of The Epiphany of the Lord
Prelude: O Little Town of Bethlehem , Gordon Phillips
Penitential Rite: Missa O magnum mysterium, Victoria
Gloria: Misa Sancte Joannes de deo, Haydn
Offertory: The Three Kings, Cornelius
Eucharistic Acclamations: de angelis, Victoria
Agnus Dei: Missa O magnum mysterium, Victoria
Communion Motet: The Wise Men and the Star, Oliver Tarney
Postlude: God rest ye merry, gentlemen, Gordon Phillips

December 25, 2021, Christmas Day, Solemn Mass 11:00 a.m. - not 11:30 am
Prelude: Cassation (for Toy Instruments),
Penitential Rite: Missa In dulci jubilo, Byron Adams
Gloria: Missa Brevis (Little organ Mass), Haydn
Offertory: Still, Still, Still & Joy to the World, Arr Philip Ledger & Handel
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa In dulci jubilo, Byron Adams
Agnus Dei: Missa In dulci jubilo, Byron Adams
Communion Motet: O Magnum Mysterium & Bethlehem Down, Victoria & Warlock
Second Communion Motet: Silent Night, arr SCB
Postlude: Toccata on Adeste Fideles, Page Long
The music will include strings, brass, organ and choir.

December 24, 2021, Midnight Mass of Christmas
Prelude: Vivaldi Gloria with scripture readings interspersed,
Penitential Rite: Missa In dulci jubilo, Byron Adams
Gloria: Missa Brevis (Little Organ Mass), Haydn
Offertory: Still, Still, Still & Ding Dong, Merrily on High, arr Philip Ledger & trad.
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa In dulci jubilo, Byron Adams
Agnus Dei: Missa In dulci jubilo, Byron Adams
Communion Motet: O Magnum Mysterium & Bethlehem Down, Victoria & Warlock
Second Communion Motet: Silent Night, arr SCB
Postlude: Tocata on Adeste Fideles, Page Long
A carol service starts at 11:15 p.m. and Mass at Midnight.The music will include music for strings, trumpets, organ and choir.

December 19, 2021, 4th Sunday of Advent
Prelude: Come, Redeemer of Our Race, J.S. Bach
Penitential Rite: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , Chant
Gloria: none,
Offertory: O Radiant Dawn, James MacMillan
Eucharistic Acclamations: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , Chant
Agnus Dei: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , Chant
Communion Motet: Song of the Virgin, Hildegarde
Postlude: Magnificat, J.S. Bach

December 12, 2021, 3rd Sunday of Advent
Prelude: Come redeemer of our race, Bach
Penitential Rite: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , chant
Gloria: none,
Offertory: Mañanitas a la Virgen de Guadalupe, trad arr Moroney
Eucharistic Acclamations: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , chant
Agnus Dei: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , chant
Communion Motet: Populus zion, chant
Second Communion Motet: Rejoice in the Lord Alway, Anon attrib Redford
Postlude: Blessed be thou Jesus Christ, Bach

December 5, 2021, 2nd Sunday of Advent
Prelude: A Rose Breaks into Blossom, Brahms
Penitential Rite: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , chant
Gloria: none,
Offertory: The Truth from Above, arr R. Vaughan Williams
Eucharistic Acclamations: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , chant
Agnus Dei: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , chant
Communion Motet: Virga Jesse, Anton Bruckner
Postlude: Ich ruf’ zu dir Herr Jesu Christ, J.S.Bach

November 28, 2021, 1st Sunday of Advent
Prelude: O God thou faithful God, Brahms
Penitential Rite: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , chant
Gloria: none,
Offertory: Adam lay y-bounden, Warlock
Eucharistic Acclamations: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , Chant
Agnus Dei: Misssa Adventus et quadragesimae , Chant
Communion Motet: O nata lux, Thomas Tallis
Postlude: Veni Emmanuel, Clifford Harker

November 14, 2021, 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Voluntary IV , opus 6 , John Stanley (1713-86)
Penitential Rite: Kyrie 'Piccolomini Mass', W.A. Mozart (1756-91)
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: God be in my head, H. Walford Davies (1869-1941)
Eucharistic Acclamations: 'Piccolomini Mass', W.A. Mozart (1756-91)
Agnus Dei: 'Piccolomini Mass', W.A. Mozart (1756-91)
Communion Motet: Beatus Vir (pt 1), Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643)
Postlude: Toccata: Songs of Praise , Herbert Chappell (1934-2019)

November 7, 2021, 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Adagio & Siciliana from Violin sonata I, BWV 1001, J.S. Bach (Played by Diego de la Cruz)
Penitential Rite: Messe en style ancien, Langlais
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: Thou knowest Lord, Henry Purcell
Eucharistic Acclamations: Messe en style ancien, Langlais
Agnus Dei: Messe en style ancien, Langlais
Communion Motet: For Remembrance, Paul Drayton
Postlude: Nimrod, Edward Elgar

November 2, 2021, Solemn Requiem for All Souls Day
Prelude: Requiem, Fauré
Penitential Rite: Kyrie Eleison, Fauré
Gloria: none,
Offertory: Offertorium, Fauré
Eucharistic Acclamations: Sanctus, Fauré
Communion Motet: Communio, Fauré
Postlude: In Paradisum, Fauré
To commemorate the Holy Souls we will sing Fauré's Requiem. The Schola cantorum, joined by San Francisco Choral Artists, will be accompanied by The Festival Ensemble.

October 31, 2021, 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Voluntary VI, Op 6, John Stanley
Penitential Rite: de angelis, chant
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: Ave Maria, Robert Parsons
Eucharistic Acclamations: de angelis, chant
Agnus Dei: Mass in Four Parts, Thomas Tallis
Communion Motet: Cibavit eos, William Byrd
Postlude: Voluntary VII, Op 6, John Stanley

October 30, 2021, 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Recitation of the rosary,
Penitential Rite: Messe en style ancien, Jean Langlais
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: Ave Maria, Igot Stravinsky
Eucharistic Acclamations: de angelis, chant
Agnus Dei: Messe en style ancien, Jean Langlais
Communion Motet: Pilgrims' Hymn, Stephen Paulus
Postlude: Improvised Toccata on the Hymn to St. Jude (Bonitas),

October 21, 2021, 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Adagio and Largo from Sonata No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1005 , J.S. Bach
Penitential Rite: Messe en style ancien, Langlais
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: Dixit Maria, Hassler
Eucharistic Acclamations: Messe en style ancien, Langlais
Agnus Dei: Messe en style ancien, Langlais
Communion Motet: O quam gloriosum, Victoria
Postlude: Toccata and Fugue in D minor, J.S. Bach

October 17, 2021, 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Lobe den Herren (Praise to the Lord) , J.G. Walther (1684-1748)
Penitential Rite: de angelis, chant
Gloria: Mass for four voices, Tallis
Offertory: Ave Maria, Ave Maria Attributed to Giulio Caccini (1551-1618)
Eucharistic Acclamations: Mass for four voices, Tallis
Agnus Dei: Mass for four voices, Tallis
Communion Motet: O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit, Tallis
Postlude: God be praised, Healey Willan

October 3, 2021, Rosary Sunday
Prelude: Aria, Flor Peeters
Penitential Rite: type 2, guimant & Missa Orbis factor
Gloria: de Lourdes, arr Berry
Offertory: Ave Maria, Victoria
Eucharistic Acclamations: Mass in four voices, Tallis
Agnus Dei: Mass in four voices, Tallis
Communion Motet: Ave Maria (Angelus), Biebl
Postlude: Priere a Notre Dame, Boellmann

September 26, 2021, 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Voluntary I, op 6, John Stanley
Penitential Rite: Missa orbis factor, chant
Gloria: Missa de angelis, chant
Offertory: Super flumina Babylonis, Palestrina
Eucharistic Acclamations: Mass in four voices, Tallis
Agnus Dei: Mass in four voices, Tallis
Communion Motet: O sacrum convivium, Stephanie Martin
Postlude: Voluntary III, Op 6, John Stanley

September 19, 2021, 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Larghetto & Siciliana, (organ concerto in F), Handel
Penitential Rite: Missa quarti toni, Victoria
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: Exultate jubilate, Viadana
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa quarti toni, Victoria
Agnus Dei: Missa quarti toni, Victoria
Communion Motet: O sacrum convivium, Viadana
Postlude: Allegro & Presto, (organ concerto in F) , Handel

September 12, 2021, 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: tba,
Penitential Rite: type 2, Guimant
Gloria: Missa quarti toni, Victoria
Offertory: Gaudent in ceolis, Victoria
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa quarti toni, Victoria
Agnus Dei: de angelis, chant
Communion Motet: Verleih uns frieden, Mendelssohn
Postlude: tba,

September 5, 2021, 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Master Tallis's Testament , Herbert Howells
Penitential Rite: de angelis, chant
Gloria: Missa quarti toni, Victoria
Offertory: Tota pulchra es Maria, Bruckner
Eucharistic Acclamations: de angelis, chant
Agnus Dei: Missa quarti toni, Victoria
Communion Motet: Jesu, dulis memoria, Victoria/chant
Postlude: Grand Jeu, Pierre du Mage

August 29, 2021, 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: This is the day, the Lord hath made , Sigfrid Karg-Elert Op. 65 (1877-1933)
Penitential Rite: Missa Dixit Maria , Hassler
Gloria: Missa Dixit Maria, Hassler
Offertory: Ave Maria, Victoria
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa Dixit Maria, Hassler
Agnus Dei: Missa Dixit Maria, Hassler
Communion Motet: Christus factus est, Bruckner
Postlude: Antiphon 'I thank thee, dearest Lord', Sigfrid Karg-Elert Op. 65 (1877-1933)

August 22, 2021, 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Canzona God's Time is the Best, Karg Elert
Penitential Rite: type 2, De angelis
Gloria: Missa Dixit Maria, Hassler
Offertory: Ave Maria, Bruckner
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa Dixit Maria, Hassler
Agnus Dei: de angelis, chant
Communion Motet: O Taste and See, John Goss
Postlude: Nun Danket, Karg Elert

August 8, 2021, Solemnity of Holy Father Dominic
Prelude: Toccatina, Pietro A Yon
Penitential Rite: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Gloria: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Offertory: Locus isate, Bruckner
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Agnus Dei: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Communion Motet: Os justi, Bruckner
Postlude: Sortie in E flat, Louis James Alfred Lefébure-Wely
Today's music includes the chants (and Sequence Hymn) in the Dominican chant tradition.

August 1, 2021, Solemnity of the Dedication of the Church
Prelude: Psalm prelude, set 1, # 3, Herbert Howells
Penitential Rite: Asperges, chant
Gloria: de angelis,
Offertory: Locus iste, Bruckner
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Agnus Dei: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Communion Motet: Pange lingua, Bruckner
Postlude: Prelude, Fugue & Chaconne in C, Buxtehude

July 25, 2021, 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Prelude: Psalm Prelude set 1, number 1, Herbery Howells
Penitential Rite: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Gloria: de angelis, chant
Offertory: O Taste and See, R. Vaughan Williams
Eucharistic Acclamations: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Agnus Dei: Missa aeterna Christi munera, Palestrina
Communion Motet: Tantum ergo, Howells
Postlude: Tocaata & Fugue in F, Buxtehude