Music Archive

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

For details of music to be sung at forthcoming services see here.


Sunday 21st May 2017

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

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Introit: Oculi omnium (Parnell)

Responses: Tomkins

Psalm: 87

Canticles: Noble in B minor

Anthem: Let all the world in every corner sing (Vaughan Williams)

Hymns: 486, 493, 336

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Lindsay Collins

Setting: Sherborne Mass (Bednall)

Hymns: 333, 115, 263 (omit **vv 5&6), 113

Motet: I am the bread of life (Carter); Let all mortal flesh keep silence (Bairstow)


Sunday 14th May 2017

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: View me, Lord (Lloyd)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 147 vv 1 – 12

Canticles: Walmisley in D minor

Anthem : Evening Hymn (Balfour Gardiner)

Hymns: 440 (omit vv. 4&5), 120

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)


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 7th May 2017

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