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 8th July 2018

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: Oculi omnium (Parnell)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 63

Canticles: Dyson in D

Anthem: God is gone up (Finzi)

Hymns: 372. 393

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Darke in E

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

Hymns: 433, 499, 461 (T Corvedale) 494 (T 413)


Sunday 1st July 2018

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Canon Charles Mitchell-Innes

Introit: Cantate Domino (Pitoni)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 113

Canticles: Walmisley in D minor

Anthem: Insanae et vanae curae (Haydn)

Hymns: 205, 187 (T 387). 336

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

Celebrant: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Darke in E

Motets: O for a closer walk (Stanford); Ave verum (Elgar)

Hymns: 185, 186, 302, 345


Sunday 24th June 2018

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

Officiant: Revd Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Canon Bill Cave

Introit: Te lucis ante terminum (Tallis)

Responses: Leighton

Psalm: 82

Canticles: Purcell in G minor

Anthem: This is the record of John (Gibbons)

Hymns: 345, 215 (T434), 381

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Setting: Darke in F

Motets: Ubi caritas (Duruflé);

               Tantum ergo (Laloux)

Hymns: 179(i), 168 (T.288), 296 (i), 478