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 15th September 2019

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

Officiant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: O nata lux (Tallis)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 139 vv 1-12

Canticles: Noble in B minor

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

Hymns: 245, 452, 463(ii), The National Anthem

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

Celebrant & Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Jackson in G

Motets: If ye love me (Tallis); Ave verum (Byrd)

Hymns: 436, 457, 383, 436

Hymns: 245, 452, 463(ii), The National Anthem


Sunday 8th September 2019

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: View me, Lord (Lloyd)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm:  119 vv 49-56

Canticles:  Walmisley in D minor

Anthem: Panis Angelicus (Franck)

Hymns: 353, 354

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Canon Simon Everett

 

Setting: Salisbury Service (Ives)

Motet: Sicut cervus (Palestrina)

Hymns: 466, 76, 333, 354, The National Anthem


Sunday 1st September 2019

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Introit: Hear my prayer, O Lord (Tomkins)

Responses: Tallis

Psalm:  119 vv 9-16 (Plainsong)

Canticles: Sumsion in G

Anthem: I will lift up mine eyes (Walker)

Hymns: 388, 407, 427

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Setting:  Mass for Three Voices (Byrd)

Motet:  Be unto me O Lord a tower (Byrd)

Hymns:  74, 186, 296, 461 (Coe Fen)