Friday, August 5, 2016 at 7:30 P.M.
OPENING CONCERT: 'The Minstrels Follow After’: Choral Music by Byrd and His Successors in the English Choral Tradition The Byrd Festival Consort is joined by instrumentalists from the Portland area in music by Byrd, Gibbons, Purcell and others, under the direction of Mark Williams, at St. Patrick Church.
Directed by Mark Williams
St. Patrick's Church
For advance tickets, please click HERE; remaining tickets will be sold at the door on the evening of the concert.

Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 11:00 A.M.
PUBLIC LECTURE: ‘Music Lessons with Byrd’, given by Dr. Kerry McCarthy
Siena Hall, Holy Rosary Church, free-will offering

Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 5:30 P.M.
Solemn Pontifical Mass (1970 Missal) for the Vigil of the Nineteenth Sunday of the Year, featuring Byrd's Mass for Four Voices
Sung by Cantores in Ecclesia, directed by Blake Applegate
The Most Reverend Basil Meeking, Celebrant
Holy Rosary Church, free-will offering

Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 8:00 P.M.
Compline, featuring Byrd's music for the Divine Office
Cantores in Ecclesia, directed by Blake Applegate
Holy Rosary Church, free-will offering

Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 11:00 A.M.
Public Lecture: ‘The Volatile Church of Byrd’s Childhoodgiven by Dr. Dana Marsh
Siena Hall, Holy Rosary Church, free-will offering

*Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 5:30 P.M.
Solemn Pontifical Mass (1970 Missal), for the Vigil of the Twentieth Sunday of the Year, featuring Byrd's Mass for Five Voices
Cantores in Ecclesia, directed by Blake Applegate
The Most Reverend Basil Meeking, Celebrant
Holy Rosary Church, free-will offering

Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 11:00 A.M.
Pontifical High Mass (1962 Missal) for the Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost, featuring Byrd's Mass for Three Voices.
Cantores in Ecclesia, directed by Dr. Dana Marsh
Holy Rosary Church, free-will offering

Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 4:15 P.M.
ORGAN RECITAL by Mark Williams, Jesus College, Cambridge

"The Early English Organ: Keyboard Music by British Composers of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries"
The Episcopal Parish of St. John the Baptist, free-will offering

Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 5:00 P.M.
Choral Evensong featuring Byrd’s Great Service
Sung by Cantores in Ecclesia, directed by Dr. Dana Marsh
The Episcopal Parish of St. John the Baptist, free-will offering

Monday, August 15, 2016 at 12:00 P.M. (Please note time change to NOON)
Pontifical High Mass (1962 Missal) for the Feast of the Assumption, featuring liturgical music from Byrd's Gradualia (1605)
Sung by The Byrd Festival Consort, directed by Dr. Dana Marsh
The Most Reverend Basil Meeking, Celebrant
Holy Rosary Church, free-will offering

Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 11:00 A.M.
Public Lecture: ‘The Elizabethan Book of Common Prayer and its Music’ given by Dr. William Mahrt, Stanford University
Siena Hall, Holy Rosary Church, free-will offering

Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 7:00 P.M.
Pre-Concert Lecture
Given by Dr. William Mahrt, Stanford University
St. Patrick's Church

Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 7:30 P.M.
Final Concert: "Sing Joyfully," Music by Byrd, Dering, Gibbons, Tomkins and Weelkes
Given by Cantores in Ecclesia, directed by Mark Williams, Jesus College, Cambridge
St. Patrick's Church, $20 general admission, $15 seniors & children
For advance tickets, please click HERE; remaining tickets will be sold at the door on the evening of the concert.

* Before Mass on August 13, at 5:00 P.M., Dr. William Mahrt will give a pre-Mass lecture.