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Sunday Morning at 11:00 o’clock and Special Observances

EPIPHANY 2019

Sunday 17 February, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Adult Choir
…….126, The people who in darkness walked …….DUNDEE
…….707, Take my life, and let it be…….HOLLINGSIDE
…….436, Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates……TRURO

Venite, exultemus Domino…….Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Surge, illuminare…….Anglican Chant (Barnby)

Canticle O God, who by the leading of a start…….Thomas Attwood (1765-1838)
Anthem From the rising of the sun…….Frederick Arthur Gore Ouseley (1825-1889)

Prelude, Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BuxWV 184…….Dietrich Buxtehude (c.1637-1707)
…….Herr Christ, der einig Gottes Sohn, BuxWV 191
…….Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BuxWV 196
Postlude, Praeludium in E, BuxWV 141…….Dietrich Buxtehude (c.1637-1707)

Sunday 24 February, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys
Hymns, 7, Christ, whose glory fills the skies…….RATISBON
…….665, All my hope on God is founded…….MICHAEL
…….544, Jesus shall reign where’er the sun…….DUKE STREET

Venite, exultemus Domino…….Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Surge, illuminare…….Anglican Chant (Barnby)

Canticle. Thy word is a lantern…….Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
Offertory Anthem, O God Thou art my God…….Henry Purcell

Prelude, Fantasia for Double Organ in D…….Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Postlude, Voluntary in C…….Henry Purcell

Sunday 3 March, The Last Sunday of the Epiphany, Holy Eucharist Rite I
The Girls’ Choir, High School Singers with Adults

Hymns: 460, Alleluia! sing to Jesus…….HYFRYDOL
…..137, O wondrous type! O vision fair…….WAREHAM
…..129, Christ upon the mountain peak…….MOWSLEY
…..618, Ye watchers and ye holy ones…….LASST UNS ERFREUEN

Communion Service: Gloria, Hymnal S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish)
…..Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
…..Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Psalm 99. Dominus regnavit…….Anglican Chant (Cooper)

Offertory Anthem, O praise God in his holiness…….Malcolm Archer (b. 1952)
Communion Anthem, Alleluia…….Randall Thompson (1899 – 1984)

Prelude, Voluntary in d…….John Stanley (1712-1786)
Postlude, Carillon-Sortie …….Henri Mulet (1878-1967)

Sunday 3 March, Special Choral Musical Offering at 4:00
King David by Arthur Honegger (1892-1955)

Ash Wednesday, 6 March 2019, Noon

Hymns, 149, Eternal Lord of love…….OLD 124TH
…..143, The glory of these forty days…….ERHALT UNS, HERR
…..142, Lord, who through-out these forty days…….ST. FLAVIAN
…..150, Forty days and forty nights…….AUS DER TIEFE RUFE ICH

Prelude, O Mensch, bewein dein Sünde groß, BWV 622…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
…..Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu, Christ, BWV 639
Postlude, Canzona in d-moll, BWV 588……. Johann Sebastian Bach

Ash Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 6:00 p.m.
The Adult Choir

Hymns 149, Eternal Lord of love…….OLD 124TH
…..143, The glory of these forth days…….ERHALT UNS, HERR
…..142, Lord, who through-out these forty days…….ST. FLAVIAN
…..150, Forty days and forty nights AUS DER TIEFE RUFE ICH

Communion Service…….Hans Leo Hassler Missa secunda (1562-1612)

Psalm 103: 8-14. Benedic, anima mea…….Anglican Chant (H. Walford Davies)
Distribution of Ashes,
…..O Lord, in thy wrath rebuke me not……. Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
…..Hide not thou thy face from us, O Lord…….Richard Farrant
Offertory Anthem, Call to remembrance…….Richard Farrant (c.1530-1580)
Communion Motets, Lord, for thy tender mercy’s sake…….John Hilton (c.1560-1608)

Prelude, O Mensch, bewein dein Sünde groß, BWV 622…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
…..Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu, Christ, BWV 639
Postlude, Canzona in d-moll, BWV 588…….Johann Sebastian Bach

SUMMER SEASON 2018, The Holy Eucharist on Sunday morning at 11:00 a.m., Rite One

Gloria in excelsis S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Gloria)
Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Sunday 17 June 2018, Pentecost 4, Proper 6
Alex Guerrero, tenor, soloist

Hymns: 427, When morning gilds the skies…….LAUDES DOMINI
…….512, Come, gracious Spirit……. MENDON
…….Offertory Hymn 470, There’s a wideness in God’s mercy…….BEECHER
…….620, Jerusalem, my happy home…….LAND OF REST

Psalm 92: 1-4, 11-14. Bonum est confiteri…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “In native worth…” from The Creation…….Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

Prelude, Choral Prelude on RHOSYMEDRE…….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Postlude, Psalm 19, The heaven’s declare…….Benedetto Marcello (1686-1739)

Sunday 24 June 2018, Pentecost 5, Proper 7
Melissa Kelley, soprano, soloist

Hymns: 445, Praise to the Holiest in the height…….GERONTIUS
…..686, Come, thou font of every blessing…….NETTLETON
…..Offertory Hymn 530, Spread, O spread, thou mighty word…….GOTT SEI, DANK
…..561, Stand up, stand up, for Jesus…….MORNING LIGHT

Psalm 133. Ecce, quam bonum!……Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “I will sing new songs…” from Biblical Songs…….Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904)

Prelude Aria ………… Flor Peeters (1903-1986)
Postlude Now thank we all our God……arr. Virgil Fox (1912-1980) from J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 1 July 2018, Pentecost 6, Proper 8
Jeanmarie, Lally, soprano, soloist

Hymns: 525, The Church’s one foundation…….AURELIA
…..609, Where cross the crowded ways of life…….GARDINER
…..Offertory Hymn 656, Blest are the pure in heart…….FRANCONIA
…..717, My country, ‘tis of thee…….AMERICA

Psalm 30. Exaltabo te, Domine…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “Laudate Dominum…” from Vesperae solennes de confessore…….Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, (1756 -1791)

Prelude Soul, adorn thyself with gladness, BWV 654…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude A Trumpet Minuet……Alfred Hollins (1865-1942)

Sunday 8 July 2015, Pentecost 7, Proper 9
Dennis Blackwell, baritone, soloist

Hymns: 544, Jesus shall reign where’er the sun…….DUKE STREET
…….302, Father, we thank thee…….REDNEZ À DIEU
…….Offertory Hymn 440, Blessed Jesus, at thy word…….LIEBSTER JESU
…..559, Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us…….DULCE CARMEN

Psalm 123. Ad te levavi oculos meos…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “Vouchsafe, o Lord…” from Dettingen Te Deum…….George Frederic Handel (1685-1759)

Prelude Adagio cantabile from Sonata Pathétique, Opus 13 Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Postlude Intrada……Grayston Ives (b.1948)

Sunday 15 July 2018, Pentecost 8, Proper 10
Amy Bartram, soprano, soloist

Hymns:48, O day of radiant gladness…..ES FLOG EIN KLEINS WALDVÖGELEIN
…….516, Come down, O Love divine…….DOWN AMPNEY
…….Offertory Hymn 512, Come, Gracious Spirit, heavenly Dove…….MENDON
…….657, Love divine, all loves excelling…….HYFRYDOL

Psalm 85: 8-13. Benedixisti, Domine…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “Benedictus” from the Kleine Orgelsolomesse…….Franz Joseph Haydn, (1732-1809)

Prelude, Andante sostenuto from Symphonie Gothique…..Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937)
Postlude, Voluntary in C ……… Henry Purcell (1659-1695)

Sunday 22 July 2018, Pentecost 9, Proper 11
Amy Bartram, soprano, soloist

Hymns: 618, Ye watchers and ye holy ones…….LASST UNS ERFREUEN
…….375, Give praise and glory unto God…….DU LEBENSBROT, HERR JESU CHRIST
…….Offertory Hymn 621, Light’s abode, celestial Salem…….RHUDDLAN
…….625, Ye holy angels bright…….DARWALL’S 148TH

Psalm 23. Dominus regit me…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “Laudamus Te” from Mass in C Minor…….Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Prelude Sonata in E-flat Major, BWV 525……Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude Fuga in C……Dietrich Buxtehude (c.1637-1707)

Sunday 29 July 2018, Pentecost 10, Proper 12
Nicholas Hay, bass, soloist

Hymns: 410, Praise, my soul, the King of heaven…….LAUDA ANIMA
…….447, The Christ who died but rose again…….ST. MAGNUS
…….Offertory Hymn 336, Come with us, O blessed Jesus……..WERDE MUNTER
…….388, O worship the King, all glorious above! ……..HANOVER

Psalm 145: 10-19. Exaltabo te, Deus…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, The King of love my shepherd is…….Charles Gounod, (1818-1893)

Prelude Sheep may safely graze…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude Fanfare ……… Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens (1823-1881)

Sunday 5 August 2018, Pentecost 11, Proper 13
Jonathan, Blalock, tenor, soloist

Hymns: 522, Glorious things of thee are spoken…….AUSTRIA
…….707, Take my life, and let it be…….HOLLINGSIDE
…….Offertory Hymn 343, Shepherd of souls, refresh and bless…….ST. AGNES
…….460, Alleluia! sing to Jesus!……. HYFRYDOL

Psalm 78: 23-29. Attendite, popule…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “Then shall the righteous shine forth…”, from Elijah…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

Prelude Jesu, joy of man’s desiring……Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude Carillon-Sortie ……… Henri Mulet (1878-1967)

Sunday 12 August 2018, Pentecost 12, The Sunday after the Transfiguration
and Proper 14

Eileen Clark, soprano, soloist

Hymns: 137, O wondrous type! O vision fair……..WAREHAM
…….699, Jesus, Lover of my soul…….ABERYSTWYTH
…….Offertory Hymn 324, Let all mortal flesh keep silence…….PICARDY
…….608, Eternal Father, strong to save…….MELITA

Psalm 34: 1-8. Benedicam Dominum…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “Domine Deus”, from Gloria…….Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)

Prelude Prière à Notre-Dame from Suite Gothique…….Leon Boëllmann (1862-1897)
Postlude Pièce d’ Orgue in G, BWV 572…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 19 August 2018, Pentecost 13, Proper 15
Nathan, Riehl, tenor, soloist

Hymns: 436, Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates…….TRURO
…..383, Fairest Lord Jesus…….ST. ELIZABETH
…..Offertory Hymn 335, I am the bread of life…….I AM THE BREAD OF LIFE
…..556, Rejoice, ye pure in heart!…….MARION

Psalm 34: 9-14. Benedicam Dominum…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “If with all your hearts…”, from Elijah…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

Prelude Berceuse, from 24 Pieces in free style……Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
Postlude Marche religieuse, Op. 15/2 ……… Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911)

Sunday 26 August 2018, Pentecost 14, Proper 16
Jeanmarie Lally, soprano, soloist

Hymns: 47, On this day, the first of days…….GOTT SEI DANK
……7, Christ, whose glory fills the skies…….RATISBON
……Offertory 457, Thou art the Way, to thee alone…….ST. JAMES
…….537, Christ for the world we sing…….MOSCOW

Psalm 34: 15-22. Benedicam Dominum…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Offertory Solo, “Love One Another”, from Blessed be the God and Father…….Samuel Sebastian Wesley (1810 – 1876)

Prelude Air from the Orchestral Suite in D……Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude Allegro maestoso from Water Music……George Frederic Handel (1685-1759)

Sunday 2 September 2018, Pentecost 15, Proper 17
Nathan, Riehl, tenor, soloist

Hymns: 401, The God of Abraham praise…….LEONI
…….593, Lord, make us servants of your peace…….DICKINSON COLLEGE
……Offertory Hymn 304, I come with joy to meet my Lord……..LAND OF REST*
……544, Jesus shall reign where’er the sun…….DUKE STREET

Psalm 15. Domine, quis habitabit?…….Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, “The Call” from Five Mystical Songs…….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

Prelude Settings of Vater unser im Himmelreich……… Georg Böhm (1661-1733) and Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude Fuge in Es-Dur, BWV 552…….Johann Sebastian Bach

PENTECOST 2018

FALL TERM 2018

Sunday 9 September 2018, Proper 18, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Combined Grace Church Choirs
The opening of the 124th Season of the Choirs.

Anthem, Jesu, joy of man’s desiring…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Offertory Anthem, Christ, whose glory fills the skies…….T. Frederick H. Candlyn (1892-1964)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: Benedictus es Anglican Chant (R.H. Stanley)

Hymns, 494, Crown him with many crowns…….DIADEMATA
…….691, My faith looks up to thee…….OLIVET
…….379, God is love, let heaven adore him …….ABBOT’S LEIGH
…….390, Praise to the Lord, the Almighty…….LOBE DEN HERREN

Prelude, Passacaglia in c-moll, BWV 582…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude, Toccata (Cinquième Symphonie, Opus 42/1)…….Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)

Sunday 16 September 2018, Proper 19, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys

Anthem, Lead me, Lord…….S.S. Wesley (1810-1876)
Offertory, Thy word is a lantern…….Henry Purcell (1659-1695)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: Benedictus es Anglican Chant (R.H. Stanley)

Hymns 366, Holy God we praise thy Name……..GROSSER GOTT
…….490, I want to walk as a child of the light…….HOUSTON
…….475, God himself is with us……. TYSK
…….460, Alleluia! sing to Jesus!…….HYFRYDOL

Prelude, Andante religioso from Sonata in f minor, Opus 65/1………Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Sonate in e-moll, BWV 528…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude, Voluntary in C…….Henry Purcell (1659-1695)

Sunday 23 September 2018, Proper 20, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Girls’ Choir with Adults

Jubilate Deo…….Benjamin Britten in C (1913-1976)
Listen, sweet dove…….Grayston Ives (b. 1948)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: Benedictus es Anglican Chant (R.H. Stanley)

Hymns 525, The Church’s one foundation…….AURELIA
…….583, O holy city, seen of John…….MORNING SONG
…….375, Give praise and glory unto God…….DU LEBRENSBROT, HERR JESU CHRIST
…….522, Glorious things of thee are spoken…….AUSTRIA

Prelude, Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten sein, BWV 641…… Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Partite diverse sopra: Sei gegrüßet, Jesu gütig, BWV 768
Postlude, Präludium und Fuge e-moll, BWV 533…….Johann Sebastian Bach

Sunday 30 September 2018, Proper 21, The Holy Eucharist Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys

Offertory, O how amiable are thy dwellings…….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Communion, Draw us in the Spirit’s tether…….Harold Friedell (1905-1958)

Psalm 19 : 7 – 14. Cæli enerrant…….Anglican Chant (Matthew Camidge)

Gloria in excelsis S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Chant)
Sanctus S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei S-158…….Healey Willan

Hymns 400, All creatures of our God and King…….LASST UNS ERFREUEN
…….435, At the Name of Jesus…….KING’S WESTON
…….335, I Am the Bread of Life…….I AM THE BREAD OF LIFE
…….665, All my hope on God is founded…….MICHAEL

Prelude, Alle Menschen müssen sterben, BWV 643…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Passacaglia in d-moll, BuxWV 161…….Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
…….Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BuxWV 184
Postlude, Toccata und Fuge in F-Dur, BWV 540…….Johann Sebastian Bach

Sunday 7 October 2018, Proper 22, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Adult Choir

Psalm 8. Domine, Dominus noster. Plainsong Tone V2
(fauxbourdon by Gerre Hancock)

Gloria in excelsis S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Chant)
Sanctus S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei S-158…….Healey Willan

Anthem, Justorum Animae…….C. Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
Offertory Anthem, God so loved the world…….John Stainer (1840-1901)

Hymns 556 Rejoice, ye pure in heart!……MARION
…….539, O Zion, haste……TIDINGS
…….423, Immortal, invisible…….ST. DENIO
…….450, All hail the power of Jesus’ Name!…….CORONATION

Prelude, Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele, BWV 654…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude: Carillon de Westminster…….Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Sunday 14 October 2018, Proper 23, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Girls’ Choir with Adults

Canticle. Gloria in excelsis…….Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in C (1756-1791)
“How lovely are the messengers” from ST. PAUL…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: Benedictus es Anglican Chant (R.H. Stanley)

Hymns 372 Praise to the living God! …….LEONI
…….362, Holy, holy, holy! …….NICAEA
…….448, O love, how deep, how broad, how high…….DEUS TUORUM MILITUM
…….377, All people that on earth do dwell…….OLD HUNDREDTH

Prelude, Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
…..Sonate in Es-Dur, BWV 525
Postlude, Pièce d’Orgue in G-Dur, BWV 572…….Johann Sebastian Bach

Sunday 14 October 2018, Choral Evensong Rite I at Four o’clock p.m.
The Choir of Men and Boys

Hymns 450, All hail the power of Jesus’ Name!…….CORONATION
…….24, The day thou gavest, Lord, is ended…….ST. CLEMENT……Descant by Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)

Psalm 114. In exitu Israel……..Anglican Chant (arr. from Tonus Peregrinus)
Preces and Responses…….William Byrd (c.1542-1623)
Evening Service……. Harold Friedell in F (1905-1958)
Rejoice in the Lamb, Opus 30…….Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)

Prelude, Prelude, Fugue et Variation…….César-Auguste Franck (1822-1890)
Postlude, Carillon de Westminster…….Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Sunday 21 October 2018, Proper 24, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys.

Magnificat……. Harold Friedell in F (1905-1958)
The King of love my Shepherd is…….Edward C. Bairstow (1874-1946)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)

Hymns 616, Hail to the Lord’s Anointed…….ES FLOG EIN KLEINS WALDVÖGELEIN
…….545, Lo! what a cloud of witnesses…….ST. FULBERT
…….292, O Jesus, crowned with all renown…….KINGSFOLD
…….656, Blest are the pure in heart…….FRANCONIA
…….569, God the Omnipotent!…….RUSSIA

Prelude, Andante sostenuto from Symphonie Gothique, Op.70…….Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)
Postlude, Fanfare…….Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens (1823-1881)

Sunday 28 October 2018, Proper 25, Morning Prayer Rite One
The Girls’ Choir with Adults

In the year that king Uzziah died……David McK. Williams (1887-1978)
For the beauty of the earth…….John Rutter (b.1945)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: Benedictus es Anglican Chant (R.H. Stanley)

Hymns 623, O what their joy…….O QUANTA QUALIA
…….445, Praise to the Holiest in the height…….GERONTIUS
…….324, Let all moral flesh keep silence…….PICARDY
…….688, A mighty fortress is our God…….EIN FESTE BURG

Prelude, Air…….Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)
…….Solemn Melody…….H. Walford Davies (1869-1941)
Postlude, Chorale en la mineur…….César-Auguste Franck (1822-1890)

Sunday 4 November 2018, The Sunday following All Saints’ Day
The Holy Eucharist Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys and The Girls’ Choir.

Sanctus S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei S-158…….Healey Willan

Psalm 119: 1 – 8. Beati immaculate…….Anglican Chant (Attwood)

Offertory Anthem, How lovely is thy dwelling place…….Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Communion Anthem, Love’s endeavor, love’s expense…….Barry Rose (b.1934)

Hymns 287, For all the saints…….SINE NOMINE
…….286, Who are these like stars appearing…….ZEUCH MICH, ZEUCH MICH
…….625, Ye holy angels bright…….DARWALL’S 148TH
…….293, I sing a song of the saints of God…….GRAND ISLE
…….526, Let saints on earth in concert sing…….DUNDEE
…….618, Ye watchers and ye holy ones…….LASST UNS ERFREUEN

Prelude, Prière à Notre-Dame…..Léon Boëllmann (1862-1897)
from Suite Gothique, Opus 25
Prelude, Fugue et Variation…….César-Auguste Franck (1822-1890)
Postlude, Fuge in Es-Dur, BWV 552…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 4 November 2018, Choral Evensong Rite I at Four o’clock.
The Adult Choir with The Parish Choir

Hymn 287, v.1-4, For all the saints…….SINE NOMINE
…….Hymn 625, Ye holy angels bright…….DARWALL’S 148th

Responses…….William Byrd (c.1542-1623)
Psalm 150. Laudate Dominum……..Anglican Chant (Talbot)
Service : …….T. Tertius Noble in a minor (1867-1953)
REQUIEM…………. Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

Prelude, Deuxième Choral en si mineur…….César-Auguste Franck (1822-1890)
Postlude, Prelude und Fuge in Es-Dur, BWV 552…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 11 November 2018, Proper 27, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys

Anthem, Rejoice in the Lord alway…….Anonymous, 16th century
Anthem, Judge Eternal……Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: Benedictus es Anglican Chant (R.H. Stanley)

Hymns 401, The God of Abraham praise…….LEONI
…….436, Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates…….TRURO
…….1, Father, we praise thee……. CHRISTE SANCTORUM
…….680, O God, our help in ages past…….ST. ANNE

Prelude, Pièce Héroïque & Cantabile …….César August Franck (1822-1890)
Postlude, Toccata und Fuge in d-moll, BWV 538……. Johann Sebastian Bach

Sunday 18 November 2018, Proper 28, Morning Prayer Rite I
Grace Church School Sunday
Alumni of the Choirs with The Choir of Men and Boys with The Girls’ Choir

O praise God in his holiness……Malcolm Archer (b. 1952)
I was glad…….C. Hubert H. Parry (1848-1918)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)

Hymns, 366, Holy God, we praise thy Name…….GROSSER GOTT
…….290, Come, ye thankful people, come…….ST. GEORGE’S WINDSOR
…….291, We plow the fields…….WIR PFLUGEN
…….397, Now thank we all our God…….NUN DANKETT ALLE GOTT
…….390, Praise to the Lord…….LOBE DEN HEREN

Prelude, Vater unser im Himmelreich alio modo, BWV 683……Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
…..Sonata in d moll, Op. 65, No. 6…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Postlude, Final from Première symphonie, Op.14/1……. Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Tuesday 20 November 2018, GCS Thanksgiving Service
The combined Senior choristers of the Boys’ and Girls’ Choirs

Prelude, Now thank we all our God…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Procession Hymn, 433, We gather together…….KREMSER
Anthem, Wall Street Hymn…….Carly Simon (b.1945)
Hymn 405, All things bright and beautiful…….ROYAL OAK
Hymn 397, Now thank we all our God…….NUN DANKETT ALLE GOTT
Postlude, Now thank we all our God…….Johann Sebastian Bach…..arr. Virgil Fox (1912-1980)

Wednesday 21 November 2018, Thanksgiving Eve
The Holy Eucharist Rite II, 6:00 p.m. in the Chantry

Sanctus, Hymnal S-127…….Calvin Hampton (1938-1984)

Hymns 290, Come, ye thankful people, come…….ST. GEORGE’S WINDSOR
…….397, Now thank we all our God…….NUN DANKET ALLE GOTT
…….433, We gather together to ask the Lord’s blessing…….KREMSER
…….291, We plow the fields, and scatter…….WIR PFLUGEN

Sunday 25 November 2018, Proper 29, The Last Sunday after Pentecost,
Christ the King
The Adult Choir

Anthem, Antiphon from FIVE MYSTICAL SONGS…….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Anthem, Zadok the priest…….George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: Benedictus es Anglican Chant (R.H. Stanley)

Hymns, 494, Crown him with many crowns……DIADEMATA
……609, Where cross the crowded ways of life……GARDINER
……435, At the name of Jesus, Jesus…….KING’S WESTON
……555, Lead on, O King eternal…….LANCASHIRE

Prelude, Prelude und Fuge in G-Dur, BWV 541…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude, Carillon-Sortie…….Henri Mulet (1878-1967)

Sunday 2 December, Advent 1, Year C/1 – Holy Eucharist, Rite I
The Combined Novice and Junior Choristers with Adults

Hymns 57, Lo! he comes, with clouds descending……..HELMSLEY
…..640, Watchman, tell us of the night…….ABERYSTWYTH
…..54, Savior of the nations, come!…….NUN KOMM DER HEIDEN HEILAND
…..72, Hark! the glad sound! the Savior comes…….RICHMOND
…..61, Sleepers, wake!…….WACHET AUF

Kyrie, Hymnal S-91…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Psalm 25: 1-9. Ad te, Domine, levavi…….Anglican Chant (Goss)

Offertory Anthem, Jesu, joy of man’s desiring…….Johann Sebastian Bach
Anthem, Teach me, O Lord…….Thomas Attwood (1783-1859)
Anthem, Risen Lord…..Barry Rose (b.1934)

Prelude Wake, awake for night is flying……..Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude: Fuge in g-moll, BWV 578…….Johann Sebastian Bach

Sunday 2 December, Advent I, An Advent Procession of Lessons and Carols
at Four o’clock p.m. The Adult Choir

MATINS RESPONSORY. Aspiciens a longe
……Plainsong (Verses in Fauxbourd adapted from Giovanni Pierluigi de Palestrina) (c.1525-1594)
MOTET, Ave Maria…….Tomas Luis de Victoria (c.1548-1611)
MOTET, Canite tuba…….Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)
ANTHEM, Lord, thou hast been our refuge: from one generation to another…….Edward C. Bairstow (1874-1946)

HYMNS O come, O come, Emmanuel…….VENI, VENI, EMMANUEL
…….59, Hark! A thrilling voice is sounding…….MERTON
…….76, On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry…….WINCHESTER NEW
…….Sleepers, wake!…….WACHET AUF
…….265, The angel Gabriel from heaven came…….HELMSLEY
…….66, Come, thou long expected Jesus…….STUTTGART
…….57, Lo! he comes, with clouds descending…….HELMSLEY

Prelude, My soul doth magnify the Lord, BWV 648…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
…….Wake, awake for night is flying, BWV 645
…….In dulci jubilo, BWV 729
Postlude: Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen, Op. 122, no. 8……. Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

Sunday 9 December 2018, Advent II, Morning Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys

Hymns 76, On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry…….WINCHESTER NEW
…..66, Come, thou long-expected Jesus…….STUTTGART
…..597, O day of peace……JERUSALEM
…..67, Comfort, comfort ye my people…….PSALM 42
…….59, Hark! A thrilling voice is sounding…….MERTON

Jubilate……..Anglican Chant (W. Russell)

Anthem, Rejoice in the Lord alway…….Anonymous (16th century)
Anthem, This is the record of John…….Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)

Prelude, Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV 659, 660…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude, Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 661…….Johann Sebastian Bach

Sunday 9 December 2018, Advent II, Choral Evensong at 4:00 p.m.
The Girls’ Choir with Alumni of the Choir and members of the
Adult and Parish Choirs
Nancy Allen, harp

A CEREMONY OF CAROLS…….BENJAMIN BRITTEN (1913-1976)
Magnificat from Evening Service in E-flat (Washington, D.C.)…….David Hogan (1949-1996)
Responses…….Malcolm Archer (b.1952)
CAROL 89, It came upon the midnight clear…….CAROL
CAROL 115, What child is this…….GREENSLEEVES

Prelude, Three Settings of “In Dulci Jubilo”…….Dietrich Buxtehude (c.1637-1707)
…….Johann Sebastain Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude, Gesu Bambino…….Petro Yon (1886-1943)

Sunday 16 December 2018, Advent III, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Girls’ Choir, HS Singers and Adults

Hymns 56, O come, O come, Emmanuel…….VENI, VENI, EMMANUEL (1940 Hymnal Version)
…..64, O heavenly Word, eternal Light………O HEILAND, REISS
.….72, Hark! the glad sound…….RICHMOND
…..76, On Jordan’s bank…….WINCHESTER NEW
…..68, Rejoice! rejoice, believers…….LLANGLOFFAN

Jubilate……..Anglican Chant (W. Russell)

Anthem, E’en so, Lord Jesus, quickly come…….Paul Manz (1919-2009)
Anthem The Lord will surely come…….Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)

Prelude Passacaglia in d-moll, BuxWV 161…….Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
Postlude, Toccata in d-moll, BWV 538…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 23 December 2018, Advent IV, Morning Prayer, Rite I
The Adult Choir

Hymns 74, Blest be the King whose coming…….VALET WILL ICH DIR GEBEN
…….269, Ye who claim the faith of Jesus…….DEN DES VATERS SINN GEBOREN
…….265, The angel Gabriel from heaven came…….GABRIEL’S MESSAGE
…….81, Lo, how a Rose e’er blooming…….ES IST EIN ROS
…….79, O little town of Bethlehem…….ST. LOUIS

Jubilate……..Anglican Chant (W. Russell)

MAGNIFICAT……. C. Villiers Stanford in G (1852-1924)
The Key…….Anthony Piccolo (b.1946)

Prelude Ciaconna in e-moll, BWV 533……….Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
Postlude Toccata in F-Dur, BWV 540…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

24 December, 8:00 p.m. Christmas Eve,
A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols – The Choir of Men and Boys with The Girls’, High School and Adult Choirs

7:30 Festive Music for the Organ
Patrick Allen, organ
Nouveau Livre de Noëls Louis-Claude Daquin (1694-1772)

Noel, sur les jeux d’Anches sans tremblant: «À la venuë de Noël»
Noel, en dialogue, Duo, Trio, sur le cornet de récit, les tierces du positif et la pédalle de
Flûte: «Or nous dites Marie»
Noel en Musette, en Dialogue, et en Duo: «Une bergère jolie»
Noel, sur les Flûtes: «Noël pour l’amour de Marie»
Noel, en Récit en Taille, sur la Tierce du Positif, avec la Pédalle de Flûte, et en Duo:
«Une jeune Pucelle»

HYMNS, Once in royal David’s city…….IRBY, Descant by David V. Willcocks (1919-2015)
…..Angels we have heard on high…….GLORIA
…..The angel Gabriel…….GABRIEL’S MESSAGE
…..O come, all ye faithful (vs.1-3,6)…….ADESTE FIDELES, Descant by David V. Willcocks
…..What child is this…….GREENSLEEVES
…..Silent night, holy night…….STILLE NACHT
…..Hark! the herald angels sing…….MENDELSSOHN, Descant by David V. Willcocks

CAROLS, …..Ding dong! Merrily on high…….16th cent. French tune, arranged by David V. Willcocks
…..Adam lay ybounden…….Boris Ord (1897-1961)
…..The holly and the ivy…….English traditional carol arr. H. Walford Davies (1869-1941)
…..In dulci jubilo…….Old German tune arr. R.L. Pearsall (1795-1856)
…..The Infant King…….Basque Noël, arranged by David V. Willcocks
…..And there were shepherds from CHRISTMAS ORATORIO…….J.S. Bach (1685-1750) arr. David V. Willcocks
….. All Bells in Paradise…….John Rutter (b.1945)
…..See amid the winter’s snow……John Goss (1800-1880) arranged by David V. Willcocks

Postlude, Choral Fantasy on In dulci jubilo, BWV 792…….Johann Sebastian Bach
……..Noël sur les Grand Jeux…….Louis-Claude Daquin (1694-1772)

24 December, 11:00 p.m. Christmas Eve,
The First Eucharist of Christmas, Rite I – The Adult Choir

10:30 Festive Music for Organ and Baroque Trumpet, Violin and Cello
John Thiessen, baroque trumpet, Cynthia Roberts baroque violin, Allen Whear, baroque cello & Patrick Allen, organ

Noel, sur les jeux d’Anches sans tremblant: «À la venuë de Noël»
Noel, en dialogue, Duo, Trio, sur le cornet de récit, les tierces du positif et la pédalle de
Flûte: «Or nous dites Marie»
Noel en Musette, en Dialogue, et en Duo: «Une bergère jolie»
Noel, Grand Jeu et Duo
Noel, en Récit en Taille, sur la Tierce du Positif, avec la Pédalle de Flûte, et en Duo:
«Une jeune Pucelle»

The Service:

Hymns 83, O come, all ye faithful…….ADESTE FIDELES
…….96, Angels we have heard on high…….GLORIA
…….79, O little town of Bethlehem…….ST. LOUIS
…….115, What child is this…….GREENSLEEVES
…….105, God rest you merry, gentlemen…….GOD REST YOU MERRY
…….111, Silent night…….STILLE NACHT
…….87, Hark! the herald angels sing…….MENDELSSOHN
Offertory Anthem, Sussex Carol…….English Traditional Carol, arranged by David V. Willcocks Sanctus & Agnus Dei…….George Malcolm Missa ad Præsepe (1917-1997)
At the Communion, Anthem, All Bells in Paradise…….John Rutter (b. 1945)
Carols from hymn list
Postlude: Noël Grand Jeu et Duo…….Louis-Claude Daquin (1694-1772)

25 December, Christmas Morning, Holy Communion, Rite I
11:00 o’clock a.m.
The Adult Choir

Hymns 83, O come, all ye faithful…….ADESTE FIDELES
…….96, Angels we have heard on high…….GLORIA
…….100, Joy to the world!…….ANTIOCH
…….115, What child is this…….GREENSLEEVES
…….107, Good Christian friends, rejoice…….IN DULCI JUBILO
…….87, Hark! the herald angels sing…….MENDELSSOHN

Psalm 98: 1-6. Cantate Domino…….Anglican Chant (I. A. Atkins)
Offertory Anthem, Sussex Carol…….English Traditional Carol, arranged by David V. Willcocks (1919-2015)
Sanctus & Agnus Dei…….George Malcolm Missa ad Præsepe (1917-1997)
At the Communion, Anthem, …..Ding dong! Merrily on high…….16th cent. French tune, arranged by David V. Willcocks

Prelude: Gesu Bambino…….Pietro Yon (1886-1943)
Postlude: Noël Grand Jeu et Duo…….Louis-Claude Daquin (1694-1772)

Sunday 30 December 2018, The First Sunday after Christmas
Holy Eucharist Rite I
The Adult Choir

Hymns 87, Hark! the herald angels sing…….MENDELSSOHN
…….96, Angels we have heard on high…….GLORIA
…….94, While shepherds watched…….Winchester Old
…….84, Love came down at Christmas…….GARTAN
…….100, Joy to the world!…….ANTIOCH

Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Psalm 147 : 12-20. Laudate Dominum……Anglican Chant (Thalben-Ball)

Anthem, Where do Christmas songs begin…….Malcolm Archer (b.1952)
Anthem, The Infant King…….Basque Noël, arranged by David V. Willcocks (1919-2015)
Prelude, Noël sur les Flutes…….Louis-Claude Daquin (1694-1772)
Postlude, Noël Suisse…….Louis-Claude Daquin

Sunday 6 January 2019, The Feast of the Epiphany
Holy Communion Rite I, 11:00 a.m.
The Adult Choir

Hymns 128, We three kings of Orient are…….THREE KINGS OF ORIENT
…….82, Of the Father’s love begotten…….DIVINUM MYSTERIUM
…….324, Let all mortal flesh keep silence…….PICARDY
…….119, As with gladness men of old…….DIX

Gloria, Hymnal S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Chant)
Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Psalm 72: 1-2, 10-17. Deus, judicium…….Anglican Chant (Thalben-Ball)

Offertory Anthem, from MESSIAH “For unto us a child is born”…….George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Communion Anthem, All Bells in Paradise…….John Rutter

Prelude, Pastorella in F-Dur, BWV 590…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude, Concerto in B-flat Major…….George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) arr. by Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)

Sunday 6 January 2019, The Feast of the Epiphany
Evensong at 4:00 p.m.
The Adult Choir

HYMN 117, Brightest and best of the stars of the morning…….MORNING STAR
…..128, We three kings of Orient are…….THREE KINGS OF ORIENT

MAGNIFICAT……. C. Villiers Stanford in G (1852-1924)
AMAHL and the NIGHT VISITORS…….Gian-Carlo Menotti (1911-2007)

Sunday 13 January, Epiphany II, Holy Eucharist Rite One with Baptism
The Girls’ Choir with HS Singers and Adults

Hymns, 124, What star is this……PUER NOBIS
…….537, Christ for the world we sing…….MOSCOW
…….121, Christ, when for us you were baptized…….CAITHNESS
…….539, O Zion, haste……..TIDINGS

Gloria, Hymnal S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish Chant)
Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Psalm 29. Afferte Domino…….Anglican Chant (Barnby)

Offertory Anthem, “There shall a Star from Jacob come forth”…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Communion Anthem, Sing my soul…….Ned Rorem (b.1923)

Prelude, ‘Why does the azure deck the sky’?…….Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1954)
…… Carillon…….Alfred Herbert Brewer (1865-1928),
…….Andantino…….Harold Darke (1888-1976),
Postlude, Fuge in G, BWV 577……Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Sunday 20 January, Epiphany III, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Adult Choir

Hymns 135, Songs of thankfulness and praise…….SALZBURG
…..599, Lift every voice and sing…….LIFT EVERY VOICE
…..563, Go forward, Christian soldier…….LANCASHIRE

Venite, exultemus Domino……..Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Surge, illuminare…….Anglican Chant (Barnby)

Anthem, Brightest and best of the sons of the morning…….Eric Thiman (1900-1975)
Offertory Anthen, Lo! star-led chiefs…….William Crotch (1775 – 1847)

Prelude, Méditation…….Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)
…….Prélude sur l’Introït de l’Épiphanie, Op. 13
Postlude, Fugue sur le thème du Carillon des Heures de la Cathédrale de Soissons, Op. 12…….Maurice Duruflé

Sunday 27 January, Epiphany IV, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Combined Junior Choristers with Adults

Hymns: 522, Glorious things of thee are spoken…….AUSTRIA
…..259, Hail to the Lord who comes, comes …….OLD 120th
…..542, Christ is the world’s true light…….ST JOAN
…..556, Rejoice, ye pure in heart!…….MARION

Venite, exultemus Domino…….Anglican Chant (Rimbault)

Anthem, Brightest and best of the stars of the morning…….Malcolm Archer (b. 1952)
Offertory Anthem, Christ whose glory fills the skies…….T. Frederick H. Candlyn (1892-1964)

Prelude, Scherzo Op. 2……. Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)
Postlude, Phantasie über den Choral „Wie schön leucht’ uns der Morgenstern“ op. 40/1…….Max Reger (1873-1916)

Sunday 3 February, Epiphany V, Holy Eucharist Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys

Hymns: 525, The Church’s one foundation…….AURELIA
…..440, Blessed Jesus, at thy word…….LIEBSTER JESU
…..335, I am the bread of life…….I AM THE BREAD OF LIFE
…..432, O praise ye the Lord……. LAUDATE DOMINUM

Communion Service: Gloria, Hymnal S-204…….Anglican Chant (Old Scottish)
…..Sanctus, Hymnal S-114…….Healey Willan (1880-1968)
…..Agnus Dei, Hymnal S-158…….Healey Willan

Psalm 71: 1 – 5. In te, Domine, speravi…….Anglican Chant (H.W. Gray)

Offertory Anthem, O how amiable are thy dwellings……..Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Communion Anthem, Draw us in the Spirit’s tether…….Harold Friedell (1905-1958)

Prelude, Sonata in c-moll, Op. 65/2…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Postlude, Marche Hèroïque…….Herbert Brewer (1865-1928)

Sunday 10 February, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Girls’ Choir, High School Singers with Adults

Hymns: 473, Lift high the cross…….CRUCIFER
…..632, O Christ, the Word Incarnate…….MUNICH
…..567, Thine arm, O Lord, in days of old …….ST. MATTHEW

Venite, exultemus Domino…….Anglican Chant (Rimbault)

Canticle, Te Deum laudamus…….Benjamin Britten in C (1913-1976)
Anthem, O taste and see…….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958
Anthem, Insanae et vanae curae……. Franz Joseph Haydn (1732 – 1809)

Prelude, Sonata in Es-Dur Major, BWV 525…….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Postlude, Praeludium in e minor…….Nicolaus Bruhns (1665-1697)

Sunday 10 February, The Annual Concert of Music for Treble Voices with the Novice and Junior Choristers of the Grace Church Choirs
4:00 p.m. in the Church
Dr. Barry Rose, Guest Conductor
The “Whiting” of Novices