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.


Saturday 15th April 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
8.00pm - Easter Vigil for Holy Saturday

Officiant: Revd Richard Wyld

See service sheet


Friday 14th April 2017

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
2.00pm - Liturgy of the Cross for Good Friday

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

See service sheet

Motets: In the departure of the Lord (Bull); O vos omnes (Croce);

Crux fidelis (John IV, King of Portugal)


Thursday 13th April 2017

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

Celebrant: Revd Richard Wyld

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Sumsion in F

Hymns: 280, 270 (Tallis’s Ordinal, 419), 268 (Grafton202), 302

Motets: God so loved the world (Stainer); Ubi caritas (Gjeilo)


Sunday 9th April 2017

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: Dear Feast of Palms (East)

Responses: Reading

Psalm: 80

Canticles: ‘Short’ Service (Gibbons)

Anthem: Ride on in majesty (Ives)

Hymns: 511, 79 (128ii)

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

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

 

Setting: Macmillan

Hymns: 509, 83, 86, 511

Motets: O taste and see (Vaughan Williams); Ubi caritas (Gjeilo)


Sunday 2nd April 2017

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

Officiant & Preacher: Bishop of Sherborne

Introit: O come ye servants of the Lord (Tye)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 122

Canticles: Purcell in G minor

Anthem: Wash me throughly (SS Wesley)

Hymns: 205, 137, 486 & 321 (186)