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 5th August 2018

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Service sung by Cecilia Singers

Introit: O Nata Lux (Thomas Tallis)

Responses: John Reading

Psalm: 97

Canticles: Smart in B Flat

Anthem: Love divine all loves excelling (William Lloyd Webber)

Hymns: 433, 388 [i], 427

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Service sung by Cecilia Singers

Setting: CH Kitson Mass in D Minor

Motets: Ave Verum Corpus (Colin Mawby)

Hymns: 338, 178, 271, 176 [Gonfalon Royal, 128ii, with Amen]


Saturday 4th August 2018

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

Service sung by Cecilia Singers

Introit: Sicut Cervus – Palestrina

Responses: John Reading

Psalm: 66

Canticles: Sumsion in G

Anthem: Just as I am – Bob Chilcott

Hymn: NEH 252 The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended

 


Sunday 29th July 2018

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

Officiant: Revd Guntars Reboks

 

Service sung by The St Aldhelm Singers

Introit: Almighty and everlasting God (Gibbons)

Responses: Smith

Psalm: 74 vv.11-18

Canticles: Short Service (Gibbons)

Sung Litany (Tallis)

Hymns: 476, 294, 7

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Service sung by The St Aldhelm Singers

Setting: Communion Service (Tallis)

Motets: Give almes of thy goods (Tye);  Ego sum panis vivus (Palestrina)

Hymns: 436, 282, 271, 475


Sunday 22nd July 2018

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Service sung by the Sherborne Singers

Responses: Smith

Psalm: 42

Canticles: Blair in B minor

Anthem: Let the people praise you (Alexander L’Estrange)

Hymns: 476, 414, 413