The Feast of St. James the Greater

Solemn Sung Vespers – Thursday July 24th, 7:00pm

The St. James Collegium Musicum will sing Vespers on the Eve of the Patronal Feast of the Proto-Cathedral. This beautiful Office from the Liturgy of the Hours will feature the chanting of psalms and sacred polyphony.
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Marenzio Magnificat for Double Choir
Rhienberger Abendlied’
Victoria O lux et decus Hispaniae

Solemn Mass – Friday July 25th, 7:00pm

The Principal Mass for the Patronal Feast of St. James the Greater will be celebrated ‘ad orientem’ at 7:00pm and sung by the St. James Collegium Musicum. A wine and cheese reception will follow in the piazza. We hope to see all the parishioners of the Proto-Cathedral and visitors present to celebrate the parish’s Patron Saint.

Victoria Missa Laetatus sum for Three Choirs
Byrd Sing Joyfully
Gabrieli Jubilate Deo