From Darkness to Light: An Advent Procession with Carols

Here is a complete recording of From Darkness to Light: An Advent Procession with Carols, held Dec. 11, 2016.

 Track list

  1. Three organ preludes: Prelude on "Veni Emmanuel", Gerald Near; Choral Prelude "Nun komm' der heiden Heiland", J.S. Bach; Chorale Prelude "Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen", J. Brahms
  2. Matin Responsory, Music by G.P. da Palestrina, Hymn: Veni Redemptor gentium, Descant: D. Willcocks, Collect for Advent
  3. Antiphon: O Sapientia; Anthem: Hosanna to the Son of David, Orlando Gibbons
  4. Hymn: 369: "Bright the vision that delighted"
  5. First Lesson: Isaiah 6: 1-12
  6. Antiphon: O Adonai; Carols: O people of Zion, Healey Willan; Adam lay ybounden, Boris Ord
  7. Hymn 63: "Hark! A herald voice is sounding"
  8. Second Lesson: Isaiah 40: 1-8
  9. Antiphon: O Radix; Carols: E'en so, Lord Jesus, quickly come, Paul Manz; Wake, O wake! with tidings thrilling, Jakob Praetorius
  10. Third Lesson: Zechariah 2: 10-13
  11. Antiphon: O Clavis David; Carol: Christ hath a garden, Gerald Near
  12. Hymn 293: "There's a voice in the wilderness crying"
  13. Gospel of the Salutation: Luke 1: 26-35
  14. Antiphon: O Rex gentium; Carol: Ave Maria, Robert Parsons
  15. Hymn 396: "Hail to the Lord's Annointed"
  16. Gospel of the Advent: Matthew 1: 18-23
  17. Antiphon: O Emmanuel; Carol: Ding, dong! merrily on high, arr. Mack Wilberg
  18. Offertory Hymn 60: "Lo! he comes with clouds descending"
  19. Vesper Responsary, Collect and Blessing
  20. Hymn 62: "O come, O come Emmanuel"
  21. Organ postlude: Fuga sopra il Magnificat, J.S. Bach