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Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols

December 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

OfficiantFr. Turner
Sung byThe Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys
PreludeCanonic Variations on ‘Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her’, BWV 769, by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
PreludeWeinachten, Op. 145, no. 3, by Max Reger (1873-1916)
PreludeVariations sur un Noël, by Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)
PreludePastorale über ‘Josef lieber, Josef mein’ und ‘Stille nacht’, by Carl Sattler (c. 1874-1938)
Hymn102 -- Once in royal David’s city -- IRBY
CarolC’est la Noël, by Gaston Litaize (1909-1991)
Lesson 1Genesis 3:8-15
CarolThis is the truth sent from above, by Christopher Robinson (b. 1955)
Lesson 2Genesis 22:15-18
HymnOf the Father’s heart begotten -- DIVINUM MYSTERIUM
Lesson 3Isaiah 9:2, 6-7
CarolKing Jesus hath a garden Dutch Melody, arranged by John Scott (1956-2015)
Lesson 4Isaiah 11:1-9
CarolThere is no rose, by Anonymous
Lesson 5Luke 1:26-38
CarolWhat Songs were Sung, by John Jacob Niles (1892-1980) arranged by Nathaniel Adams (b. 1986)
Lesson 6Luke 2:1-7
Hymn78 -- O little town of Bethlehem -- FOREST GREEN
Lesson 7Luke 2:8-16
CarolInfant holy, infant lowly, by Anonymous
Hymn94 -- While shepherds watched their flocks by night -- WINCHESTER OLD
Lesson 8Matthew 2:1-12
CarolEpiphany, by Judith Bingham (b. 1952)
Lesson 9John 1:1-14
CarolTomorrow shall be my dancing day, by Jeremy Filsell (b. 1964)
Hymn83 -- O come, all ye faithful -- ADESTE FIDELES
Hymn87 -- Hark! the herald angels sing -- MENDELSSOHN
Voluntary‘Dieu parmi nous’, from ‘La Nativité du Seigneur’, by Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

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50:24-55:10
58:32-01:02:21
01:02:41-01:04:06
01:04:28-01:07:16
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01:12:28-01:13:32
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01:27:24-01:32:08
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02:03:31-02:06:43
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Date:
December 24, 2019
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Venue

Saint Thomas Church
1 West 53rd Street
New York, NY 10019
Phone:
212.757.7013