In Loving Memory

Bruce G. McInnes (1936-2021)




BRUCE GORDON MCINNES February 18, 1936 – April 15, 2021

Weld Congregational Church, Weld, ME
Saturday, May 1, 2021



PRELUDE at 12:58 p.m.
0:00​ Psalm 96 – Fenno Heath
8:51​ All that hath life and breath – Rene Clausen
12:45​ Thy word is a lantern – Heath
17:36​ O bone Jesu – Axel Thiemer
20:31​ Ave Maria – Franz Biebl
26:51​ The Lamb – Heath
30:42​ Death, be not proud – Heath
37:08​ Nunc dimittis – Colin Mawby
41:17​ Die Allmacht – Franz Schubert
47:47​ Die Nacht – Schubert
52:03​ Nachtelle – Schubert
58:10 Fanfare for the Common Man – Aaron Copland

SERVICE at 2:00 p.m.
1:02:07​ Greetings The Rev. Dr. Susan Tierney
1:06:04​ Hymn: Abide with me
1:11:23 ​Opening Prayer
1:12:09​ Psalm 121
1:13:15​ Isaiah 61:1-4
1:14:32​ John 14:1-7
1:16:16​ Crucifixus – Antonio Lotti
1:19:42​ Et Resurrexit – Johann Sebastian Bach
1:24:18​ Prayers
1:26:15​ Hymn: The Church’s one foundation
1:29:20​ Words of Friends: Madeline Bujold
1:39:41​ Words of Friends: Kerry Brennan
1:49:22​ Words of Friends: Sean Minear
1:51:20​ Words of Friends: Chris Holt
1:58:56​ Commendation
2:00:16​ Hymn: When in our music God is glorified
2:04:08​ Dismissal
2:04:56​ Recessional: Dona nobis pacem – Bach

2:08:25 Words of Friends: Robert Berglund
2:09:28​ Words of Friends: Laurie Brown Kennedy
2:12:55​ Words of Friendly filler: The Rev. Tom Sullivan
2:14:31​ Soon ah will be done – arr. William L. Dawson
2:19:08​ Steal away – arr. Bruce G. McInnes
2:23:28​ Interment with Death, be not proud; Biebl Ave Maria; Steal Away
2:26:00​ Closing Prayers
2:28:04​ Blagoslovi dushe moja Gospodi – Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
2:30:47​ Credits with a limerick and a poem

Advance written permission has been obtained from the following for use in the service and for this video recording: Copland, Fanfare for the Common Man, from the CD Great Organs of New York, © 1996, B&V Recordings, played by Dorothy Papadakos; Abide with me, from the CD Evensong at St. Thomas, © 1994, Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, arrangement Gerre Hancock; The Church’s one foundation, from the CD Strength, Joy, and Peace, © 2020, Church of St. John the Evangelist, Newport, RI, arrangement Peter Stoltzfus Berton (thanking Carl E. Schroeder and Bruce Neswick). When in our music God is glorified: text copyright © Hope Publishing Company, reproduced under the terms of terms of Weld Congregational Church’s CCLI License #11503337; arrangement © 2020, Alejandro D. Consolacion II. All other recordings provided by William Domb and David Robinson of Mastersingers USA, with thanks. Bruce G. McInnes, director; Peter Stoltzfus Berton, organist; Greg Hayes, piano. Licensed images: