Easter from King’s College, Cambridge
Saturday April 7, 2012
1 Hymn: When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
(Tune: Rockingham, arr. Stephen Cleobury (1948-);
Words: Isaac Watts (1674-1748))
2 Choir: God So Loved the World
(Music: John Stainer (1840-1901), from The Crucifixion; Words: John 3:16)
3 Choir: Crown of Roses
(Music: Tchaikovsky (1840-1893); Words: A. Pleshcheyev (1825-1893))
4 Choir: Herr, Gedenke Nicht "Lord, remember not our wrongdoings…"
(Music: Mendelssohn (1809-1847); Words: liturgical)
5 Choir: Ubi Caritas "Where there is charity and love, God is there"
(Music Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986);
Words from an antiphon for Maundy Thursday)
6 Choir: And with His Stripes We are Healed, + the final section of All We Like Sheep
(Music: Handel (1685-1759) from Messiah; Words: Isaiah 53:5-6)
(Music: Edward Bairstow (1874-1946); Words: Song of Solomon 2:3)
8 Choir: Panis Angelicus "The bread of angels becomes the food of humanity"
(Music: César Franck (1822-1890); Words: Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274))
(Tune: Gerontius, descant James Whitbourn (1963-);
Words: John Henry Newman (1801-1890), from The Dream of Gerontius)
10 Choir: Amicus Meus "My friend betrayed me with the sign of a kiss"
(Music: Victoria (1548-1611); Words from Tenebrae Responsories)
11 Choir: Pater Noster "Our Father who art in heaven"
(Music: Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971); Words: The Lord's Prayer (Matthew 6))
12 Choir: Crucifixus "He was crucified even for us"
(Music: Antonio Lotti (1667-1740); Words from the Creed)
13 Choir: In Paradisum "May the angels lead you into paradise"
Music: Gabriel Fauré, from Requiem; Words liturgical)
14 Hymn: Ye Choirs of New Jerusalem
(Tune: St Fulbert; Words: Fulbert of Chartres (d 1028)
15 Choir: This Joyful Eastertide
(Words and Music: Trad. Dutch Carol, arr. Charles Wood (1866-1926))
16 Choir: Surrexit Dominus "The Lord has truly risen"
(Music and Words: Plainsong, arr. David Briggs (1962-))
(Music: William Harris (1883-1973); Words: John Donne (1572-1631))
18 Choir: Let All the World, in Every Corner, Sing
(Music: Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958); Words: George Herbert (1593-1633))
19 Hymn: Jesus Christ is Risen Today
(Tune: Easter Hymn arr. Stephen Cleobury (1948-);
Words: 14th century from the Compleat Psalmodist, 1749)