SUNDAY 2 APRIL

11:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST

Mass setting: Byrd – Mass for 5 voices

Motet: Lassus – Fremuit spiritus Jesus

 

WEDNESDAY 5 APRIL

6:15pm – CHORAL EVENSONG

Responses: Radcliffe

Canticles: Howells – Westminster Service

Anthem: Lassus – Fremuit spiritus Jesus

 

SUNDAY 9 APRIL: PALM SUNDAY

10:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST with blessing of Palms and Procession

Mass setting: Lassus – Missa Bell’ Amfitrit’ altera

Motet: Weelkes – Hosanna to the Son of David

 

THURSDAY 13 APRIL: MAUNDY THURSDAY

6:30pm – SOLEMN EUCHARIST OF THE LORD’S SUPPER WITH FOOTWASHING

Mass setting: Palestrina – Missa aeterna Christi munera

Motets: Duruflé – Ubi caritas
Lassus – Tristis est anima mea

 

FRIDAY 14 APRIL: GOOD FRIDAY

12 noon – Solemn Liturgy of the Cross

To include motets by Lassus, Lobo, Casals and Handl

 

7:30pm – CHORAL TENEBRAE

Lamentations: Tallis

 

SUNDAY 16 APRIL: EASTER DAY

6:00am – THE GREAT VIGIL OF EASTER WITH LIGHTING OF THE NEW FIRE

Mass setting: Mozart – Coronation Mass

Motet: Byrd – Resurrexi

 

11:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST WITH PROCESSION

Introit: Lassus – Surrexit Pastor Bonus

Mass setting: Mozart – Coronation Mass

Motets: Byrd – Resurrexi
Bairstow – Sing ye to the Lord

 

 

WEDNESDAY 19 APRIL

6:15pm – CHORAL EVENSONG

Sung by The Bar Choir

Responses: Ferial

Canticles: Stanford in C

Anthem: Brahms – The Quest

 

SUNDAY 23 APRIL

11:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST

Sung by Members of The St James’ Singers

Mass setting: Haydn – ‘Little Organ Mass’

Motet: Walford Davies – O sons and daughters

 

WEDNESDAY 26 APRIL

6:15pm – CHORAL EVENSONG

Sung by Members of The St James’ Singers

Responses: Sanders

Canticles: Gray in G

Anthem: Walford Davies – O sons and daughters

 

SUNDAY 30 APRIL

11:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST

Sung by The St James’ Singers

Mass setting: Harris in F

Motet: Thatcher – Come ye faithful, raise the strain

 

4:00pm – CHORAL EVENSONG (ANZAC SUNDAY)

Responses: Sanders

Canticles: Brewer in D

Anthem: Ireland – Greater Love hath no man

 

WEDNESDAY 3 MAY

6:15pm – CHORAL EVENSONG

Responses: Radcliffe

Canticles: Wood in D

Anthem: Howells – O pray for the peace of Jerusalem

 

SUNDAY 7 MAY

11:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST

Mass setting: Victoria – Missa Vidi speciosiam

Motet: Victoria – Surrexit Pastor bonus

 

WEDNESDAY 10 MAY

6:15pm – CHORAL EVENSONG (Upper voices)

Responses: Plainsong

Canticles: Dyson in C minor

Anthem: Rheinberger – Regina Coeli

 

SUNDAY 14 MAY

11:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST

Mass setting: Wills – Missa Eliensis

Motet: Willan – I beheld her

 

WEDNESDAY 17 MAY

6:15pm – CHORAL EVENSONG (Lower voices)

Responses: Plainsong

Canticles: Monteverdi – Magnificat secondo

Anthem: Tallis – If ye love me

 

SUNDAY 21 MAY

11:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST

Mass setting: Mozart in D

Motet: Byrd – Non vos relinquam orphanos

 

WEDNESDAY 24 MAY

6:15pm – CHORAL EVENSONG

Responses: Morley

Canticles: Purcell in G minor

Anthem: Philips – Ascendit Deus

 

THURSDAY 25 MAY

6:15pm – CHORAL EUCHARIST FOR ASCENSION DAY

Mass setting: Victoria – Missa Ascendens Christus

Motet: Palestrina – Viri galilaei

 

SUNDAY 28 MAY

11:00am – CHORAL EUCHARIST

Mass setting: Ives – Missa brevis

Motet: Palestrina – Viri galilaei

 

4:00pm – CHORAL EVENSONG (CHURCH UNITY AND THE ECUMENICAL MOVEMENT)

Responses: Jackson

Canticles: Howells – Gloucester Service

Anthem: McMillan – A new song

 

WEDNESDAY 31 MAY

6:15pm – CHORAL EVENSONG

Responses: Smith

Canticles: Howells – Gloucester Service

Anthem: Praetorius – Übers Gebirg Maria geht