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.


Wednesday 1st March 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
7.00pm - Parish Eucharist for Ash Wednesday

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Psalm: 51 (Plainsong)

Setting: Sumsion in F

Motets: Lenten Prose; Agnus Dei (Morley); Hide not thy face (Farrant)

Hymns: 67, 383 (ii), 74


Sunday 26th February 2017

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

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Introit: If ye love me (Tallis)

Responses: Ayleward

Psalm: 84

Canticles: Byrd 2nd Service

Anthem: Rejoice in the Lord alway (Purcell)

Hymns: 394, 357, 401

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

Celebrant: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Revd Ron Martin

Setting: Ireland in C

Hymns: 234(ii), 178, 296, 286

Motet: Ave verum (Byrd)


Saturday 25th February 2017

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

Service sung by Petertide Choir


Sunday 19th February 2017

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

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Introit: O nata lux (Tallis)

Responses: Ayleward

Psalm: 148

Canticles: Bairstow in D

Anthem: Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace (SS Wesley)

Hymns: 391, 365, 252

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

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

Setting: Jackson in G

Hymns: 485, 66 (63), 295, 364 (Alleluia, A&MNSE 365)

Motets: If ye love me (Ledger); Panis angelicus (Franck)