Holy Week Triduum Schedule at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Palo Alto, CA (OF Latin) with St. Ann Choir
PALM SUNDAY, April 13; 12:00 noon. Procession with Palms and Sung Mass with chanting of the St. Matthew Passion and motets by Morales, Tallis, and Victoria. St. Thomas Aquinas Church.
TENEBRAE, Wednesday April 16, 8:00 p.m. Anticipated Matins and Lauds of Holy Thursday. Lamentations of Jeremiah by Victoria. St. Ann Chapel.
HOLY THURSDAY, April 17, 8:00 p.m. Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper, Foot Washing, and Blessed Sacrament Procession. Music of Byrd, Morales, and Victoria. St. Thomas Aquinas Church.
GOOD FRIDAY April 18, 5:30 p.m. Solemn liturgy: Chanting of the St. John Passion, Solemn Intercessions, Adoration of the Cross, and Communion. Music of Victoria. St. Thomas Aquinas Church.
EASTER VIGIL April 19, 11:00 p.m. The Solemn Proclamation of Easter, the Prophecies, Mass of the Resurrection. Music of Palestrina, Morales, and Marenzio. St. Thomas Aquinas Church.
EASTER SUNDAY April 20, 12:00 noon.d Festive Sung Mass of Easter. Orlando di Lasso, Missa Osculetur Me for double choir. St. Thomas Aquinas Church.
For 50 years, the St. Ann Choir has sung Gregorian chant and Renaissance polyphony on Sundays, holy days, and major feast days.
Sung Mass in Gregorian chant with Renaissance polyphony at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 12:00 noon. Vespers in Gregorian chant with occasional polyphony St. Ann Chapel, 6:15 p.m.
St. Thomas Aquinas Church: 751 Waverley St. (at Homer)
St. Ann Chapel: 541 Melville Ave. (at Tasso)
Palo Alto, 94301