april, 2023

30apr9:30 amFestal EucharistSherborne Abbey, The Close9:30 am

Event Details

4th Sunday of Easter

Celebrant: The Reverend Martin Lee

Preacher: The Reverend Christopher Huitson

Join the weekly Eucharist in the Abbey for a liturgical performance of Palestrina’s Missa Brevis with motets by Thomas Tallis and William Byrd. For the Festival, the Abbey Choir is joined in Choral Evensong by Sherborne School Chamber Choir for a rendition of Herbert Howells’ superb canticles the St Paul’s Service and Charles Villiers Stanford’s mighty For lo, I raise up that bitter and hasty nation.

Setting: Missa Brevis, Palestrina
Anthem: Let all mortal flesh, Bairstow
Lord, I trust thee, Handel
Hymns: 112, 315 (288), 104, 113

Free entry.

For more information: https://www.sherborneabbeyfestival.org/portfolio/festal-eucharist/


(Sunday) 9:30 am


Sherborne Abbey

The Close