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Westminster Cathedral

The Office of Tenebrae for Holy Week live from Westminster Cathedral.

The Office of Tenebrae for Holy Week live from Westminster Cathedral.

1st Nocturn
Psalm 69 (Plainsong)
Lamentation: Incipit lamentatio Ieremiæ prophetæ (Plainsong)
Responsory: In monte Oliveti (Malcolm)
Lamentation: Vau. Et egressus est (Plainsong)
Responsory: Tristis est anima mea (Malcolm)
Lamentation: Jod. Manum suam misit (Plainsong)
Responsory: Ecce vidimus eum (Malcolm)

2nd Nocturn
Psalm 71 (Plainsong)
Reading: Dissertation on the Psalms (i) (St Augustine)
Responsory: Amicus meus (Victoria)
Reading: Dissertation on the Psalms (ii) (St Augustine)
Responsory: Iudas mercator (Victoria)
Reading: Dissertation on the Psalms (iii) (St Augustine)
Responsory: Unus ex discipulis (Victoria)

3rd Nocturn
Psalm 76 (Plainsong)
Reading: 1 Corinthians 11 vv.23-27
Responsory: Eram quasi agnus (Victoria)
Reading: 1 Corinthians 11 vv.28-32
Responsory: Una hora (Victoria)
Meditation
Responsory: Seniores populi (Victoria)
Motet: Christus factus est (Anerio)

Martin Baker (Master of Music)
Peter Stevens (Assistant Master of Music)
Jonathan Allsopp (Organ Scholar)
Fr Andrew Gallagher (Celebrant).

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