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 9th December 2018

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.00pm - Christingle Service

Officiant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Carols:    Angelus ad virginem (arr. Carter)

The holly and the ivy (Walford Davies)

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

Celebrant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Setting: Ives ‘Salisbury Mass’

Motets: Advent Wreath Prayer 2

E’en so, Lord Jesus, quickly come (Manz)

Hymns: 7, 12, 170 (i), 466


Sunday 2nd December 2018

The Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin, Sherborne
5.00pm - Advent Carol Service

Matin Responsory (Palestrina)

Hymn: Come, thou Redeemer of the earth

Advent: O wisdom

Hymn: O come, O come, Emmanuel

Antiphon: O Lord of Lords

Hymn: Hark! a herald voice is sounding

Carol: Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen (arr Praetorius and Cashmore)

Anthem: How lovely are the messengers (Mendelssohn)

Antiphon: O root of Jesse

Hymn: On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry

Anthem: Fuit homo missus a Deo (Palestrina)

Antiphon: O key of David

Antiphon: O morning star

Canticle: Magnificat in F (Dyson)

Hymn: Come thou long expected Jesus

Antiphon: O king of the nations

Carol: Angelus ad virginem (Carter)

Antiphon: O Emmanuel

Hymn: Lo! He comes with clouds descending

Vesper Responsory (Palestrina arr. Ledger)

 

 

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Ireland in C

Motets:  Advent Wreath Prayer 1

People look East (arr. Ferguson)

Hymns: 11, 6, 16, 9


Sunday 25th November 2018

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

Introit: If ye love me (Tallis)

Responses: Rose

Psalm: 72

Canticles: Stanford in Bb

Anthem: Ubi caritas (Duruflé)

Hymns:  205, 137   

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

Celebrant: Revd Jane Craw

Preacher: Revd Christopher Huitson

Setting: Missa Sancti Johannes de Deo (Haydn)

Motet: If ye love me (Stopford)

Hymns: 345, 134, 499, 295, 443