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 17th November 2019

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

Celebrant: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Setting: Ireland in C

Motets: O taste and see (Vaughan Williams)

Ave verum (Mozart)

Hymns: 205, 490, 452, 206

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Charles Mitchell-Innes

Introit: Thou knowest, Lord (Purcell)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 89 vv 1-14

Canticles: Stanford in G

Anthem: Thou wilt keep him (Wesley)

Hymns:  374, 480 (15), 252


Sunday 24th November 2019

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

Celebrant: & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Darke in E

Motet: If ye love me (Tallis)

Hymns: 345, 391, 444, 295, 373 (Coe Fen)

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: If ye love me (Tallis)

Responses: Tomkins

Psalm: 46

Canticles: Dyson in F

Anthem: Let all mortal flesh keep silence (Bairstow)

Hymns:  134, 443, 332


Thursday 23rd July 2020

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

Service sung by Holy Trinity, Utrecht


Friday 24th July 2020

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

Service sung by Holy Trinity, Utrecht