Music at Grace Church in New York

Music at Grace Church in New York

Current Music List

GRACE CHURCH IN NEW YORK

All public gatherings at Grace Church postponed due to the pandemic.

Sunday Morning at 11:00 o’clock and Special Observances

PENTECOST 2020

Summer Season 2020

Sunday 12 July 2020, Pentecost 6, Proper 10, Morning Prayer Rite I
Peter Gruett, soloist

Hymns:48, O day of radiant gladness…..ES FLOG EIN KLEINS WALDVÖGELEIN
…….565, He who would valiant be…….MONK’S GATE
…….512, Come, Gracious Spirit, heavenly Dove…….MENDON
…….657, Love divine, all loves excelling…….HYFRYDOL

Jubilate…….Anglican Chant (Russell)

Solo, “O Thou That Tellest Good Tidings to Zion” from MESSIAH…….George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

Prelude, Sonate in B Dur, Opus 65/4……. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Postlude, Marche religieuse, Op. 15/2 ……… Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911)

Sunday 19 July 2020, Pentecost 7, Proper 11, Morning Prayer Rite I
Jennifer Gliere, soloist

Hymns: 618, Ye watchers and ye holy ones…….LASST UNS ERFREUEN
…….579, Almighty Father, strong to save MELITA
…….375, Give praise and glory unto God…….DU LEBENSBROT, HERR JESU CHRIST
…….625, Ye holy angels bright…….DARWALL’S 148TH

Jubilate…….Anglican Chant (Russell)

Solo, “My soul thirsts for God” from PSALM 42……. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

Prelude Sonate in D Dur, Opus 65/5……. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Postlude Fuga in C……Dietrich Buxtehude (c.1637-1707)

Sunday 26 July 2020, Pentecost 8, Proper 12, Morning Prayer Rite I
Marcia Young, soloist

Hymns: 410, Praise, my soul, the King of heaven…….LAUDA ANIMA
…….711, Seek ye first the kingdom of God …SEEK YE FIRST
…….Offertory Hymn 621, Light’s abode, celestial Salem…….RHUDDLAN
…….336, Come with us, O blessed Jesus……..WERDE MUNTER

Jubilate…….Anglican Chant (Russell)

Solo, Süße Stille, sanfte Quelle…….George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

Prelude Sonate in d moll, Opus 65/6……. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Postlude Fanfare ……… Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens (1823-1881)

Sunday 2 August 2020, Pentecost 9, Proper 13, Holy Eucharist Rite One
Benjamin Howard, soloist

Hymns: 522, Glorious things of thee are spoken…….AUSTRIA
…….Offertory Hymn 343, Shepherd of souls, refresh and bless…….ST. AGNES …….707, Take my life, and let it be…….HOLLINGSIDE
…….423, Immortal, invisible, God only wise……. ST. DENIO

Gloria in excelsis S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Gloria)
Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Solo, “Love bade me welcome” from FIVE MYSTICAL SONGS…….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

Prelude Jesu, joy of man’s desiring……Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude Psalm XIX: The Heavens Declare the Glory of God…….Benedetto Marcello (1686-1739)

Sunday 9 August 2020, Pentecost 10, The Sunday after the Transfiguration
and Proper 14, Morning Prayer Rite I

Melissa Kelley, soloist

Hymns: 137, O wondrous type! O vision fair……WAREHAM
…….Offertory Hymn 324, Let all mortal flesh keep silence…….PICARDY
…….699, Jesus, Lover of my soul…….ABERYSTWYTH
…….608, Eternal Father, strong to save…….MELITA

Venite…….Anglican Chant (Monk)

Solo, “God is my Shepherd”……. Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)

Prelude Prière à Notre-Dame from Suite Gothique…….Leon Boëllmann (1862-1897)
Postlude Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten, BWV 642…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 16 August 2020, Pentecost 11, Proper 15, Morning Prayer Rite I
Amy Bartram, soloist

Hymns: 436, Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates…….TRURO
…..Offertory Hymn 335, I am the bread of life I AM THE BREAD OF LIFE
…..383, Fairest Lord Jesus…….ST. ELIZABETH
…..411, O bless the Lord my soul!…….ST. THOMAS

Venite…….Anglican Chant (Monk)

Solo, Entreat me not to leave thee…….Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

Prelude Adagio cantabile from Sonata Pathétique, Opus 13…….Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Postlude Prelude to a Te Deum, H. 146……Marc Antoine Charpentier (1645-1704)

Sunday 23 August 2020, Pentecost 12, Proper 16, Morning Prayer Rite I
Peter Gruett, soloist

Hymns: 47, On this day, the first of days…….GOTT SEI DANK
……Offertory 457, Thou art the Way, to thee alone…….ST. JAMES
……7, Christ, whose glory fills the skies…….RATISBON
……537, Christ for the world we sing…….MOSCOW

Venite…….Anglican Chant (Monk)

Solo, “Every valley shall be exalted” from MESSIAH…….George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

Prelude Air from the Orchestral Suite in D……Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude Allegro maestoso from Water Music……George Frederic Handel (1685-1759)

Sunday 30 August 2020, Pentecost 13, Proper 17, Holy Eucharist Rite One
Jennifer Gliere, soloist

Hymns: 401, The God of Abraham praise…….LEONI
……Offertory Hymn 304, I come with joy to meet my Lord……..LAND OF REST*
…….593, Lord, make us servants of your peace…….DICKINSON COLLEGE
……473, Lift high the cross…….CRUCIFER

Gloria in excelsis S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Gloria)
Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Solo, “Domine Deus” from GLORIA…….Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)

Prelude Sheep may safely graze…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude Rigaudon…….Andre Campra (1660-1744)

Sunday 6 September 2020, Pentecost 14, Proper 18, Holy Eucharist Rite One
Nathan Riehl, soloist

Hymns, 518, Christ is made the sure foundation…….WESTMINSTER ABBEY
376, Joyful, joyful we adore thee…….HYMN TO JOY
482, Lord of all hopefulness……SLANE
379, God is Love, let heaven adore him……..ABBOT’S LEIGH

Gloria in excelsis S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Gloria)
Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Solo, If with all your heart ye truly seek Me, from ELIJAH…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

Prelude Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude: Trumpet Voluntary Jeremiah Clarke (c.1674-1707)

The Summer Season 2020

Sunday 14 June 2020, Pentecost 2 (Proper 6), Morning Prayer Rite I
Nathan Riehl, soloist

HYMNS: 686, Come, thou font of every blessing……NETTLETON
…..467, Sing, my soul, his wondrous love…….ST. BEES
…..7, Christ, whose glory fills the skies …….RATISBON
…..625, Ye holy angels bright…….DARWALL’S 148TH

Venite…….Anglican Chant (Monk)

Solo, The Heavens are telling…….Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Prelude, Andante sostenuto from Symphonie Gothique…..Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937)
Postlude, Carillon-Sortie ……… Henri Mulet (1878-1967)

Sunday 21 June 2020, Pentecost 3 (Proper 7), Morning Prayer Rite I
Marcia Young, soloist

Hymns: 537, Christ for the world we sing!…….MOSCOW
…….609, Where cross the crowded ways of life…….GARDINER
…….656, Blest are the pure in heart…….FRANCONIA
…….530, Spread, O spread, thou mighty word…….GOTT SEI DANK

Venite…….Anglican Chant (Monk)

Solo, Love’s endeavor, loves expense…..Barry Rose (b.1934)

Prelude Sonate in f moll, Opus 65/1……. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Postlude Präludium und Fuge in a-moll, BWV 543…….Johann Sebastian Bach

Sunday 28 June 2020, Pentecost 4, Proper 8, Morning Prayer Rite One
Amy Bartram, soloist

Hymns: Hymns: 539, O Zion, haste…….TIDINGS
…….302, Father, we thank thee…….REDNEZ À DIEU
…….440, Blessed Jesus, at thy word…….LIEBSTER JESU
…….559, Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us…….DULCE CARMEN

Venite…….Anglican Chant (Monk)

Solo, “With verdure clad the fields appear delightful” from CREATION…….Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

Prelude Sonate in c moll, Opus 65/2……. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Postlude Fuge in G-Dur, BWV 577…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 5 July 2020, Pentecost 5, Proper 9, Holy Eucharist Rite One
Benjamin Howard, soloist

Hymns: 539, O Zion, haste…….TIDINGS
…….302, Father, we thank thee…….REDNEZ À DIEU
…….440, Blessed Jesus, at thy word…….LIEBSTER JESU
…….717, My country, ‘tis of thee…….AMERICA

Gloria in excelsis S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Gloria)
Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Solo, “I go on my way in the strength of the Lord” from ELIJAH…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

Prelude Sonate in A Dur, Opus 65/3……. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Postlude, Trumpet Minuet…….Alfred Hollins (1865-1942)