Music List

Details of the choral music to be sung at forthcoming services can be found below.

For details of music performed at previous services see our archive.


Sunday 30th April 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.30am - Parish Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Darke in E

Hymns: 112, 315 (t.288), 104, 113

Motets: Ave verum (Stopford); Ubi caritas (Gjeilo)

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.00pm - Choral Evensong

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 122

Canticles: Dyson in D

Anthem : Seek him that maketh the seven stars (Dove)

Hymns: 118, 336


Sunday 7th May 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.30am - Parish Eucharist

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Setting: Sumsion in F

Hymns: 457, 282, 296, 124

Motets: Listen, sweet dove; If ye love me (Ledger)

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.30pm - Sung Evensong

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: Cantate Domino (Pitoni)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 29 vv 1-10

Canticles: Moeran in D

Anthem : Now the green blade riseth (Lindley)

Hymns: 390 (t. 493), 457, 476


Saturday 13th May 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.30pm - Choral Evensong

Service sung by Crediton Parish Church Choir


Sunday 14th May 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
9.30am - Parish Eucharist

Celebrant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Macmillan

Hymns: 436, 201, 353, 413

Motets: Ave verum (Mozart); Ave Maria (Schubert)