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 19th January 2020

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

Officiant: Revd Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Introit:  Tu es Petrus (Duruflé)

Responses: Clucas

Psalm: 133, 134

Canticles: Noble in B minor

Anthem:  Bethlehem Down (Warlock)

Hymns:  206, 480 (15), 321 (186)

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

Celebrant: Revd Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Mr John Bradshaw

Setting: Darke in E

Hymns: 485, 481 (462), 302, 345

Motet: Ave verum (Byrd)


Sunday 12th January 2020

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

Officiant: Revd Canon Eric Woods

Introit: Oculi omnium (Wood)

Responses: Tomkins

Psalm: 47

Canticles: Brewer in D

Anthem: When Jesus our Lord (Mendelssohn)

Hymns: 57, 56 (omit v4)

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

Celebrant and Preacher: Revd Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Ireland in C

Hymns: 285, 51, 55, 58 (19ii)

Motets: Cantate Domino (Pitoni)

Tantum ergo (Séverac)


Sunday 5th January 2020

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd. Leslie McCreadie

Introit: Silent night (Ledger)

Responses: Smith

Psalm: 72, vv 1-15

Canticles: Murrill in E

Anthem: O holy night (Adolphe Adam)

Hymns: 52, 40, 47

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd. Guntars Reboks

 

Setting: Jackson in G

Hymns: 36, 48, 47, 49(ii)

Motets: The three Kings (Cornelius);

In the bleak midwinter (Darke)