Music at Grace Church in New York

Music at Grace Church in New York

Current Music List

GRACE CHURCH IN NEW YORK

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

Pentecost 2019

Summer Season 2019

Sunday 23 June 2019, Pentecost 2 (Proper 7), Morning Prayer Rite I
The Adult Choir

HYMNS: 282, Christ, the fair glory…….CAELITES PLAUDANT
…..516, Come down, O Love divine…….DOWN AMPNEY
…..490, I want to walk as a child of the light …….HOUSTON
…..625, Ye holy angels bright…….DARWALL’S 148TH

Venite…….Anglican Chant (Monk)
Benedictus es…….Anglican Chant (Turton)

Anthem, If ye love me…….Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585)
Offertory Anthem, Justorum animæ…….C. Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)

Prelude, Choral Prelude on RHOSYMEDRE…….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Postlude, Psalm XIX: The Heavens Declare the Glory of God…….Benedetto Marcello (1686-1739)

MUSIC FOR SUNDAY MORNING
At 11 o’clock a.m.

Service Music at 11:00 a.m.
Summer 2019, The Holy Eucharist, 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 30 June 2019, Pentecost 3, Proper 8
Melissa Kelley, soloist

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

Psalm 16……. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, I Will Sing of Thy Great Mercies, from St. Paul, Opus 36…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

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

Sunday 7 July 2019, Pentecost 4, Proper 9
Bob Lukomki, soloist

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

Psalm 66:1-8……. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, A Song of Freedom, from Bible Songs, Op.113, No.1…….Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)

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

Sunday 14 July 2019, Pentecost 5, Proper 10
Amy Bartram, soloist

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

Psalm 25: 1-9……. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, Entreat me not to leave thee…….Charles Gounod (1818–1893)

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

Sunday 21 July 2019, Pentecost 6, Proper 11
Nicholas Hay, soloist

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

Psalm 15……. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, The Crown of Roses, Opus 54, No. 5…….Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)

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

Sunday 28 July 2019, Pentecost 7, Proper 12
Amy Bartram, soloist

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

Psalm 138……. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, On Mighty Pens, from the Creation, HOB XXI:2…….F. Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

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

Sunday 4 August 2019, Pentecost 8, Proper 13
Chad Kranak, soloist

Hymns: 522, Glorious things of thee are spoken…….AUSTRIA
…….Offertory Hymn 343, Shepherd of souls, refresh and bless…….ST. AGNES
…….707, Take my life, and let it be…….HOLLINGSIDE
…….423, Immortal, invisible, God only wise……. ST. DENIO

Psalm 49: 1-11….. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, If with all your hearts, from Elijjah, Op. 70…….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 11 August 2019, Pentecost 9, The Sunday after the Transfiguration
and Proper 14
Marcia Young, soloist

Hymns: 448, O love, how deep, how broad, how high……..DEUS TUORUM MILITUM
…….Offertory Hymn 324, Let all mortal flesh keep silence…….PICARDY
…….699, Jesus, Lover of my soul…….ABERYSTWYTH
…….608, Eternal Father, strong to save…….MELITA

Psalm 33: 12-22….. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, Thou shalt bring them in, from Israel in Egypt…….George Frederic Handel (1685-1759)

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 18 August 2019, Pentecost 10, Proper 15
Marcia Young, soloist

Hymns: 436, Lift up your heads, ye mighty gates…….TRURO
…..Offertory Hymn 335, I am the bread of life I AM THE BREAD OF LIFE
…..383, Fairest Lord Jesus…….ST. ELIZABETH
…..411, O bless the Lord my soul!…….ST. THOMAS

Psalm 82……. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, Benedictus, from Little Organ Mass in Bb major…….Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

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

Sunday 25 August 2019, Pentecost 11, Proper 16
Mark Rehnstrom, soloist

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

Psalm 103: 1-8……. Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

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

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 1 September 2019, Pentecost 12, Proper 17
Mark Rehnstrom, soloist

Hymns: 401, The God of Abraham praise…….LEONI
……Offertory Hymn 304, I come with joy to meet my Lord……..LAND OF REST*
…….593, Lord, make us servants of your peace…….DICKINSON COLLEGE
……473, Lift high the cross…….CRUCIFER

Psalm 112…… Simplified Anglican Chant (Meachen)

Communion Solo, Lord God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel, from Elijah…….Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

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

ORDINARY TIME, FALL TERM 2019

Sunday 8 September 2019, Proper 18, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Combined Grace Church Choirs
The opening of the 125th Season of the Choirs.

Anthem, If ye love me, keep my commandments……. Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585)
Offertory Anthem, From MESSIAH, Hallelujah…….George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: S-202, Gloria in excelsis……. Healey Willan (1880-1968)

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 15 September 2019, 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: S-202, Gloria in excelsis……. Healey Willan (1880-1968)

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 22 September 2019, 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: S-202, Gloria in excelsis……. Healey Willan (1880-1968)

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 29 September 2019, Proper 21, The Holy Eucharist Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys

Offertory, O taste, and see, how gracious the Lord is …….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
Communion, Draw us in the Spirit’s tether…….Harold Friedell (1905-1958)

Psalm 146. Lauda, anima mea.…….Anglican Chant (C. Villiers Stanford)

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 6 October 2019, Proper 22, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Girls’ Choir with Adults

Psalm 37 : 1-9. Noli æmulari……. Anglican Chant (Goss)

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

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

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 13 October 2019, Proper 23, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Adult Choir

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

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: S-202, Gloria in excelsis……. Healey Willan (1880-1968)

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 20 October 2019, Proper 24, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Girls’ Choir, HS Singers and Adults

Beati quorum via…….C. Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
In the year that king Uzziah died……David McK. Williams (1887-1978)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Hymn 545 replaces second Canticle this morning.

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 20 October 2019, 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 27 October 2019, Proper 25, Morning Prayer Rite One
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)
Secondary Canticle: S-202, Gloria in excelsis……. Healey Willan (1880-1968)

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 3 November 2019, 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 149.Cantate Domino…….Anglican Chant (W. G. Alcock)

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

Sunday 3 November 2019, 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 10 November 2019, Proper 27, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Girls’ Choir, HS Singers and Adults

Anthem, Te Deum laudamus…….Benjamin Britten in C (1913-1976)
Anthem, Judge Eternal……Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: S-202, Gloria in excelsis……. Healey Willan (1880-1968)

Hymns 388, O worship the King, all glorious above!…….HANOVER
…….398, I sing the almighty power of God……FORREST GREEN
…….470, There’s a wideness in God’s mercy…….BEECHER
…….376, Joyful, joyful we adore thee……HYMN TO JOY

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

Sunday 17 November 2019, Proper 28, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys

Anthem, Thou art the Way, by thee alone…….Christopher Steel (1938-1991)
Anthem, O how amiable are thy dwellings…….Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

Invitatory: Venite Anglican Chant (Rimbault)
Secondary Canticle: S-202, Gloria in excelsis……. Healey Willan (1880-1968)

Hymns 573, Father eternal…….LANGHAM
…….597, O day of peace…….JERUSALEM
…….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 24 November 2019, The Last Sunday after Pentecost,
Christ the King, 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)
Zadok the priest…….George Frideric Handel(1685-1759)

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 26 November 2019, 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 27 November 2019, 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

ADVENT/CHRISTMAS 2019

Sunday 1 December, Advent 1, Year A/2 – Holy Eucharist, Rite I
The Adult Choir

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
…..68, Rejoice! rejoice, believers…….LLANGLOFFAN
…..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 122. Lætatus sum…….Anglican Chant (Bairstow)

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

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

Sunday 8 December 2019, Advent II, Morning Rite I
The Combined Novice and Junior Choristers with Adults

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

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 8 December 2019, Advent II, An Advent Procession with 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)
CAROL, Twas in the year that King Uzziah died…….Sarum, sixteenth century setting
MOTET, Canite tuba…….Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)
ANTHEM, Bring us, O Lord God!…….William H. Harris (1883-1973)

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 15 December 2019, Advent III, Morning Prayer Rite I
The Choir of Men and Boys

Hymns 56, O come, O come, Emmanuel…….VENI, VENI, EMMANUEL (1940 Hymnal Version)
…..64, O heavenly Word, eternal Light………O HEILAND, REISS
.….65, Prepare the way, O Zion…… BEREDEN VAG FOR HERRAN
…..76, On Jordan’s bank…….WINCHESTER NEW
…..68, Rejoice! rejoice, believers…….LLANGLOFFAN

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

Sunday 15 December 2019, Advent III, 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 22 December 2019, Advent IV, Morning Prayer, Rite I
The Adult Choir

Hymns 74, Blest be the King whose coming…….VALET WILL ICH DIR GEBEN
…….54, Savior of the nations, come!…….NUN KOMM, DER HEIDEN HEILAND
…….269, Ye who claim the faith of Jesus…….DEN DES VATERS SINN GEBOREN
…….81, Lo, how a Rose e’er blooming…….ES IST EIN ROS
…….57, Lo! he comes, with clouds descending…….HELMSLEY

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’ Choir

7:30 Festival 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)
…..Sir Christèmas…….William Mathias (1934-1992)
……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,
Candlelight Choral Eucharist, Rite I – The Adult Choir

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

Psalm 98: 1-6. Cantate Domino…….Anglican Chant (I. A. Atkins)
Offertory Anthem, All Bells in Paradise…….John Rutter (b. 1945)
Sanctus & Agnus Dei…….George Malcolm Missa ad Præsepe (1917-1997)
At the Communion, Anthem, Sussex Carol…….English Traditional Carol, arranged by David V. Willcocks
Carols from hymn list
Postlude: Noël Suisse…….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 29 December 2019, 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 5 January 2019, The Second Sunday after Christmas
Holy Communion Rite I
The Adult Choir

Hymns 82, Of the Father’s love begotten…….DIVINUM MYSTERIUM
…….93, Angels from the realms of glory…….REGENT SQUARE
…….98, Unto us a boy is born!……. PUER NOBIS NASCITUR
…….324, Let all mortal flesh keep silence…….PICARDY
…….109, The first Nowell…….THE FIRST NOWELL

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

Psalm 84: Quam dilecta!…….Anglican Chant (C.Hubert H. Parry)

Anthem, from MESSIAH “For unto us a child is born”…….George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
Communion Anthem, In the bleak mid-winter…….Harold Darke (1888-1976)

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

Sunday 5 January 2020, Eve of 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 12 January 2020, The Sunday after the Epiphany, The Baptism of Jesus Christ
Baptism and Holy Communion Rite I
The Adult Choir

Hymns 128, We three kings of Orient are…….THREE KINGS OF ORIENT
…….121, Christ, when for us you were baptized……. CAITHNESS
…….82, Of the Father’s love begotten…….DIVINUM MYSTERIUM
…….324, Let all mortal flesh keep silence…….PICARDY
…….109, The first Nowell…….THE FIRST NOWELL

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

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

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

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

Pentecost 2019

Summer Season 2019

Sunday 16 June 2019, Morning Prayer Rite I, Pentecost 1 (Trinity Sunday)
The Adult Choir

Hymns 366, Holy God, we praise thy Name …….GROSSER GOTT
…..362, Holy, holy, holy! Lord God Almighty!…….NICAEA
…..597, O day of peace that dimly shines…….JERUSALEM
….379, Almighty Father, strong to save…….MELITA

Venite…….Anglican Chant (Monk)
Benedictus es…….Anglican Chant (Turton)

Anthem Almighty and everlasting God…….Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Offertory Anthem, I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne…….John Stainer (1840-1901)

Prelude, Prelude, Fugue et Variation…….César-Auguste Franck (1822-1890)
Postlude, Postlude, Chorale en la mineur…….César-Auguste Franck (1822-1890)