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 4th February 2018

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Darke in E

Motet: Sicut cervus (Palestrina)

Hymns: 433 (omit **), 377, 295, 466


Sunday 28th January 2018

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

Officiant: Canon Bill Cave

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Introit: O most merciful (Wood)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 122

Canticles: Walmisley in D minor

Anthem: Presentation of Christ in the Temple (Eccard)

Hymns: 400 (420), 51, 251

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Setting: Ireland in C

Motet: If ye love me (Ledger)

Hymns: 56, 44 (282), 378, 408 (ii)


Sunday 21st January 2018

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

Officiant: Revd Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Canon Bill Cave

Introit:  God grant with grace (Tallis)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 33 vv 1-12

Canticles: Noble in B minor

Anthem: Videntes stellam (Poulenc)

Hymns:  206, 480 (15), 321 (186)

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

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Setting: Jackson in G

Motet: Ave verum (Stopford)

Hymns: 485, 481 (462), 302, 345


Sunday 14th January 2018

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
8.15pm - Service for Sherborne School

Revd Dr David Campbell

Piekos,  I  wonder  as  I  wander

Marlow,  Responses

50  From  the  Eastern  mountains  (t:  Cuddesdon)

49  Brightest  and  best

56  Songs  of  thankfulness  and  praise

408  Love  divine  (t:  Blaenwern)

Handl,  Omnes  de  saba  venient