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 23rd April 2017

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

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Service sung by Jubilate Chamber Choir, Northern Ireland

Introit: Joy is come! (Carter)

Responses: (Peter) Smith in D

Psalm: 30 (chant Archer)

Canticles: Gloucester Service (Shephard)

Anthem : Easter song of praise (Shephard)

Hymns: 486, 103

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

Celebrant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Service sung by Jubilate Chamber Choir, Northern Ireland

Setting: Darke in F

Hymns: 119 & 118, 107, 173 (Regent’s Square, 265) 124

Motets: Psalm 23 (Stewart); Ubi Caritas (Gjeilo)


Saturday 22nd April 2017

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

Service sung by Jubilate Chamber Choir, Northern Ireland


Sunday 16th April 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
6.30pm - Festal Evensong for Easter Day

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Introit: This joyful Eastertide (Wood)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 150

Canticles: Stanford in C

Anthem : Blessed be the God and Father (SS Wesley)

Hymns: 117, 115, 124

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
11.15am - Festal Mattins for Easter Day

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: Joy is come! (arr. Carter)

Responses: Rose

Venite: chant

Psalm: 111

Te Deum: Stanford in C

Jubilate: chant

Anthem: Rise, heart, thy Lord is risen (Vaughan Williams)

Hymns: 103, 107, 119

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Bishop of Sherborne

Setting: Haydn Missa Sancti Johannes de Deo

Hymns: 110 + 112; 113, 105(ii), 120

Motets: Tantum ergo (de Séverac); This Joyful Eastertide (arr. Ledger)