Music List

Details of the choral music to be sung at forthcoming services can be found below.

For details of music performed at previous services see our archive.


Sunday 10th September 2017

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Richard Wyld

Introit: Locus iste (Bruckner)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 108

Canticles: Moeran in D

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

Hymns: 436, 373, God be with you till we meet again (Randolph)


Sunday 17th September 2017

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Sister Ann-Marie Stuart

Setting: Ireland in C

Motet: If ye love me (Tallis)

Hymns: 362 (185), 353, 364 (408), 461

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: O nata lux (Tallis)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 119 vv 41-48

Canticles: Aston in F

Anthem: If I take the wings of the morning (Dams)

Hymns: 334, 417, National Anthem


Sunday 24th September 2017

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Setting: Darke in E

Hymns: 259, 397, 457 (ii), 261, 262

Motet: I am the bread of life (Carter)

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Introit: View me, Lord (Lloyd)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 119 vv 121-128

Canticles: Dyson in F

Anthem: Look at the world (Rutter)

Hymns: 262, 260 (118), 263 (omit ** verses)


Saturday 21st October 2017

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

Service sung by Harsnet Choir