The 2013-2014 TCCC Music Schedule
The Chorale sings at 10:00 a.m. Sundays from mid-October through the Solemnity of Pentecost, except during Advent and Lent, plus the All Souls Day Requiem Mass and Midnight Mass at Christmas. Dr. Robert L. Peterson, music director, conducts the Chorale and its professional orchestra and vocal soloists.
The Saint Agnes Schola Cantorum, under Paul W. LeVoir, sings the proper of the Mass in Gregorian chant at all 10:00 a.m. Sunday Masses throughout the year. Saint Agnes offers these Masses in Latin, alternating between the Ordinary Form (second and fourth Sundays of the month) and the Extraordinary Form (first, third, and fifth Sundays).
Mary E. LeVoir is the organist. Soloists are Patricia Kent, soprano; Jocelyn Kalajian, contralto; Adam Gedde, tenor; and Jon Nordstrom, bass. The Saint Agnes Chamber Choir, directed by Donna May, sings Renaissance polyphony at 5:15 p.m. Masses the first Saturday of each month from October through June. This program includes the schedules of the Chorale, Schola Cantorum, and Chamber Choir.
Recordings of Gounod’s Saint Cecilia Mass (Christmas), Haydn’s Paukenmesse (Easter), and Beethoven’s Mass in C (Pentecost), including Gregorian chant propers, are available from The Leaflet Missal Company, 976 W. Minnehaha Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55104 (www.leafletonline.com), 1-800-328-9582. A recording of Christmas music in several languages featuring the Chorale and orchestra is also available from The Leaflet Missal Company.