Music for November and December 2017

Music for November 2017

 26th   - (Next before Advent, Tallis and Christ the King)

Hymns :                140, 152, 147, 141       

Anthem :               Sancte Deus - Tallis

Sanctus:                from Mass in 4 parts - Byrd

Comm :                 O nata lux – Tallis

                               Honor, virtus et potestas - Tallis                             

Recessional:         Lament on the death of Thomas Tallis – Byrd

NO CHORAL EVENSONG (Service of Advent Readings and Carols at 6.30pm on Sunday 3 December)


Music for December 2017

December 3 Advent 2

Hymns           27, 162, 28, 470             

Anthem          O thou the central orb - Wood

Mass               from Rheinberger Mass in Eb

Communion  Jesus Christ the apple tree – Poston

                      The truth from above – (English trad,) arr. Vaughan Williams

 6.30  ADVENT SERVICE OF READINGS AND MUSIC

                   Music published separately

December 10 Advent 2

Hymns           30, 25, 29, 31,  

Anthem          Adoro to devote - McDowall

Sanctus         from Mass in 4 parts - Byrd

Communion  Ecce virgo concipiet - Byrd

                      Ave Maria - Vittoria                                 

December 17 Advent 3 with Nativity Play and Youth Choir

Hymns           24, 43, 26

Anthem          Virga Jesse - Bruckner

Communion  The Lamb - Tavener

                      Gabriel’s message – trad. arr. Pettman                  

6.30pm     A FESTIVAL OF NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS

                 Music published separately 

December 24 Christmas Eve

10.00              Said Eucharist. No choral music

10.45 pm       RECITAL OF CHRISTMAS MUSIC BY THE CHOIR

11.30 pm       MIDNIGHT MASS

Mass             from St. Nicholas Mass - Haydn

Anthem         Ding dong merrily on high - Wilberg

Communion  Dormi Jesu - Rutter

                      The Lamb - Tavener 

December 25 Christmas Day

11.00 am

Hymns           40, 37, 39 omit *, 34

Anthem and communion music – Carols for Christmas Day

Sanctus         Darke in F 

Sunday 31 December Christmas 1

Hymns           46, 50, 378, 33

The choir is on holiday

 

 

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