My friend Mel Ahlborn, the driving force behind ECVA, has created the following iTunes mix for General Convention. (It’s comprised of the tunes that will be quietly played as people are coming into the worship space and before the beginning of the preludes for the daily eucharists in Anaheim.) http://ax.itunes.apple.com/flash/feedreader.swf
This Sunday’s anthem, a world premiere of a piece arranged by a member of our Cathedral Choir. Arrangement by Peter Lafford of Thomas Foster’s “Lift your voice, rejoicing”, Hymn 190 in the Episcopal Hymnal 1982, to the tune “Fisk of Gloucester”. Première performance Sunday, May 31, 2009, by the Trinity Cathedral Choir, Phoenix, Arizona. Conducted by Peter Lafford, with William Barnett accompanying.
This from our 10 o’clock service today: And then, for the Communion anthem we had: