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 19th August 2018

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Bill Cave

Responses: Ferial

Psalm: 100 (said)

Canticles: (said)

Hymns: 476, 343, 294, 250

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

Celebrant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Service sung by Laus Deo

Setting: Sumsion in F

Motet: Hymn a la Vierge (Villette)

Hymns: 484 [Aurelia, 167], 449, 271, 453


Saturday 18th August 2018

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

Service sung by Laus Deo

Introit: Almighty and everlasting God – Gibbons

Responses: Bernard Rose

Psalm: 104

Canticles: Murrill in E

Anthem: Ave Maria – Parsons

Hymn: 250


Friday 17th August 2018

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

Service sung by Laus Deo

Introit: Let thy merciful ears – Mudd

Responses: Bernard Rose

Psalm: 102

Canticles: Whitlock in D

Anthem: Regina Coeli – Adrian Willaert

Hymn: 247


Sunday 12th August 2018

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Service sung by Anglican Chorale of Ottawa

Responses: Sanders

Psalm: 91 vv 1-12

Canticles: Blair in B Minor

Anthem: God is gone up (Finzi)

Hymns: 390 [Wareham, 493], 481 [Vienna, 462]

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Service sung by The St Aldhelm Singers

Setting: Collegium Regale (Howells)

Motets: Ubi caritas (Duruflé); The King of Love my Shepherd is (Bairstow)

Hymns:  451, 368, 302, 485