The Combined Junior Choristers of the Grace Church Choirs

The Combined Junior Choristers of the Grace Church Choirs

Choral Evensong by our Junior Choristers is on recess for the Spring Holidays, Holy Days and Special Celebrations.
Please attend the moving services of Lent and Holy Week and celebrate with us on Easter Day 27 March!

Saturday 19 March 2016 at 4:00 p.m.
SYMPHONIE-PASSION, Opus 23, Composed by Marcel Dupré
Meditations on the life of Christ inspired by improvisations offered on the Grand Organ at the Wannamaker Store in 1921

Palm Sunday 20 March 2016
Liturgy of Palms, Eucharist and Reading of the Passion, Rite Two in the Church at 9 a.m.
Liturgy of Palms, Eucharist and Reading of the Passion, Rite One in the Church at 11 a.m.
Evensong with excerpts from Handel’s MESSIAH Part Two in the Church, 4 p.m.
Liturgy of Palms, Eucharist and Reading of the Passion, Rite Two in the Church at 6 p.m.

Monday 21 March 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
SEPT CHORALS-POÈMES POUR LES SEPT PAROLES DU CHRIST
The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross (1935)
Composed by Charles Tournemire
Dedicated to Ernest Mitchell, organist of Grace Church 1922-1960

Tuesday 22 March 2016
LEÇONS DE TÉNÈBRES POUR LE MERCREDI SAINT
Tenebrae Readings for Holy Wednesday (1714)
Composed by François Couperin
Amy Bartram, soprano
Brittany Palmer, soprano
Patricia Ann Neely, viola da gamba

Wednesday 23 March at 6 p.m.
Tenebrae with Eucharist, Rite Two at 6:00 p.m. in the Chantry

Thursday 24 March at 7 p.m.
Maundy Thursday Service in the Church
Holy Eucharist and Stripping of the Altar
The Adult Choir

Good Friday 25 March at Noon
The Three Hours Observance in the Church

Good Friday 25 March at 7 p.m.
Evensong in the Church
with the offering of Stainer’s CRUCIFIXION
by the Adult Choir

Holy Saturday 26 March at 7 p.m.
The Great Vigil of Easter in the Church
The Adult Choir

Easter Day 27 March at 9 a.m.
The Holy Eucharist in the Church,
Rite Two with The Combined Grace Church Choirs

Easter Day at 11 a.m.
The Holy Eucharist in the Church,
Rite One with The Combined Grace Church Choirs, Brass Quintet and Tympani

Easter Day at 4 p.m.
Easter Organ Meditation in the Church from 4:00 – 4:45 p.m.
Free Admission

Easter Day at 6 p.m.
The Holy Eucharist, Rite Two
The Adult Choir in the Church

The next Tuesday Evensong will take place on Tuesday 12 April at 6:00 p.m.

Patrick Allen Program