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 16th June 2019

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

Celebrant: Canon Eric Woods

Preacher: Revd Guntars Reboks

Setting: Missa Sancti Johannes de Deo (Haydn)

Motets: Tantum ergo (Laloux); O for a closer walk (Stanford)

Hymns: 148 (omit ** 2, 3, 5), 146, 302, 373 (Coe Fen)


Sunday 9th June 2019

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

Officiant: Canon Eric Woods

Introit: Locus iste (Bruckner)

Responses: Ayleward

Psalm: 33 vv 1-12

Canticles: Aston in F

Anthem: Greater love (Ireland)

Hymns: 431, 367 (ii)

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

Celebrant: Revd Guntars Reboks

Preacher: Canon Eric Woods

Setting: Salisbury Mass (Ives)

Motets: Come, Holy Spirit (arr. Ferguson)

Litany to the Holy Spirit (Hurford)

Hymns: 139 (i), 140, 311 (t. Dies Dominica), 137


Sunday 2nd June 2019

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

Officiant & Preacher: Revd Hugh Bonsey

Introit: O nata lux (Tallis)

Responses: Ayleward

Psalm: 68 vv 1 -13

Canticles: Dyson in F

Anthem: Let all the world (Vaughan Williams)

Hymns: 128 (ii), 483 (77), 476

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

Celebrant: Revd Lesley McCreadie

Preacher: Revd Jane Craw

Setting: Sumsion in F

Motets: Tantum ergo (de Séverac); Agnus Dei (Morley)

Hymns: 332, 388 (i), 296, 271


Saturday 1st June 2019

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

Service sung by Keynsham Parish Church

Introit: O sing joyfully – Batten

Responses: Ayleward

Psalm: 85

Canticles: Stanford in C

Anthem: I will sing with the spirit – Rutter

Hymn 478