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 26th March 2017

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Setting: Mass for four voices (Byrd)

Hymns: 205, 408, 285, 413

Motets: Sicut cervus (Palestrina); God so loved the world (Chilcott)

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Ron Martin

Introit: Come, Holy Ghost (Gibbons)

Responses: Elliott Park

Psalm: 13

Canticles: Wood in D

Anthem: Joys Seven (arr. Cleobury)

Hymns: 481 (462), 77, 477 (408i)


Sunday 2nd April 2017

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

Celebrant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Darke in F

Hymns: 439, 95, 90, 94

Motets: O blessed Lamb (East); Give me justice (Macmillan)

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

Officiant & Preacher: Bishop of Sherborne

Introit: O come ye servants of the Lord (Tye)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 122

Canticles: Purcell in G minor

Anthem: Wash me throughly (SS Wesley)

Hymns: 205, 137, 486 & 321 (186)


Sunday 9th April 2017

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

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

 

Setting: Macmillan

Hymns: 509, 83, 86, 511

Motets: O taste and see (Vaughan Williams); Ubi caritas (Gjeilo)

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.30pm - Choral Evensong for Palm Sunday

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: Dear Feast of Palms (East)

Responses: Reading

Psalm: 80

Canticles: ‘Short’ Service (Gibbons)

Anthem: Ride on in majesty (Ives)

Hymns: 511, 79 (128ii)