- Posted April 19, 2014 by
New York, NY, New York
Good Friday|St John the Divine (NYC)
Good Friday at The Cathedral Church of Saiint John the Divine
Laments for Good Friday was sung by The Cathedral Choir, led by Kent Tritle.
The Great Choir offered Songs and Psalms on this night of laments for the Crusifixion of our Lord -- John Keats, Khalil Gibran, Langston Hughes, John Dowland, Emily Dickinson, Willliam Byrd, St Thomas Aquinas, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Christina Georgina Rossetti. Kevin Oldham...
A Hymn by Phineas Fletcher/Orlando Gibbons and Eric Whitacre (from II Samuel 18:33); American Spirituals -- 'Were You There?,' 'Motherless Child'...
(Should not all services be delivered in the Sacred Song?)