Music for Worship


April 2017

Sunday 2 April (Passion Sunday)
10:00 Choral Eucharist (upper voices only)
Setting                         Messe basse – Fauré
Motet                          O salutaris hostia – Franck
Organ Voluntary         O Mensch, bewein’ dein’ Sünde gross – JS Bach

6:30 Said Evensong with hymns


SUNDAY 9 April (Palm Sunday)
10:00 Parish Eucharist
Organ Voluntary         Toccata and Fugue in D minor (Dorian) – JS Bach (before and after the service)

6:30 Choral Evensong
Responses                   Ayleward
Psalm                           80 (Richards after Howells)
Canticles                     In memoriam Lionel Dakers – Shephard
Anthem                       Hosanna to the Son of David – Weelkes
Organ Voluntary         O Welt, ich muss dich lassen – Karg-Elert


Friday 14 April (Good Friday)
8pm Sung Compline with motets
O vos omnes – Gesualdo
Caligarunt oculi mei – Victoria
Salvator mundi – Blow
Were you there? – Spiritual arr. Chilcott


SUNDAY 16 April (Easter Day and Baptism)
10:00 Parish Eucharist
Organ Voluntary         Final from Symphnie no. 1 – Vierne

6:30 Easter Praise
A Service of words and music – details on the Minster website


SUNDAY 23 April (Low Sunday) Choir on holiday
10:00 Parish Eucharist
Organ Voluntary         St Georges Gallop – Perbody

6:30 Said Evensong with hymns


SUNDAY 30 April (Easter III)
No morning Service GEAR

6:30 Choral Eucharist
Setting                         Missa hora passio - Viadana
Motet                          Ego sum panis vivus - Palestrina
Organ Voluntary         Scherzo from Symphonie no. 5 – Guilmant