Music List 2019 / 2020

Sunday 8th  September: Twelfth after Trinity

Introit: When rooks fly homeward, Baynon
Responses: Sanders 1
Psalm: 121 (McKnight)
Canticles: Wesley
Anthem: Sicut Cervus, Palestrina

Sunday 22nd  September: Fourteenth after Trinity

Introit: My voice shalt thou hear, Goss
Responses: Sanders 1
Psalm: 128 (Goss), 129 (Elvey)
Canticles: Healey Wilan
Anthem: O Lord the maker Mundy

Sunday 13th  October: Seventeenth after Trinity

Introit: Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way?, Alcock
Responses: Neary
Psalm: 144 (Monk, Joule)
Canticles: Carolus Andreas
Anthem: View me Lord, Lloyd

Sunday 27th  October: Harvest

Introit: Praise waiteth for Thee, Goss
Responses: Sanders 2
Psalm: 19 (Feherty)
Canticles: Gibbons
Anthem: From all that dwell, Walmisley

Sunday 10th  November: Remembrance

Introit: Kontakion (Kiev melody)
Responses: Mason
Psalm: 91 (Alcock)
Canticles: Nixon I
Anthem: What are these?, Stainer

Sunday 24th  November: St. Andrew’s-tide

Introit: Hail glorious spirits, Tye
Responses: Sanders 2
Psalm: 19 (Hamilton Harty)
Canticles: Caustan
Anthem: Rejoice in the Lord alway, Anon.

Sunday 8th  December: Advent – A Child Foretold

Invocation to Worship

Consort: E’en so Lord Jesus (Manz)

Bidding/Lord’s Prayer

Hymn: O Come, O Come Emanuel

Consort: Advent Prose

Consort: King Jesus hath a garden (Dutch carol arr. Wood)

Consort: Lo how a rose (Praetorious)

Consort: Psalm 80 vv 1-7 (Barnard)

Consort: When creation was begun

Hymn: Shall we not love thee, Mother dear

Consort: I wonder as I wander (Edwards)

Consort: My Lord has come (Will Todd)

Hymn: On Jordan’s bank

Consort: Nunc Dimittis (Edgar Cook)


Hymn: Lo! He comes

The True Light of Christmas: A Service of Nine Lessons and Carols for the Eve of Christmas

Reading:   Bethlehem (Eric Milner-White)

Consort:   Lord, when you came to earth (Scandinavian carol arr. Barry Rose)

Bidding / Lord’s Prayer

Hymn:   O come, all ye faithful

First Lesson:   God announces …

Consort:   Remember O thou man (Thos, Ravenscroft)

King Jesus hath a garden (Dutch carol arr. Wood)

Second Lesson:   Christ’s birth …

Hymn:   A winter rose shall flower

Third Lesson:   The peace that Christ …

Consort:   Lo, how a rose e’er blooming (Praetorious)

Fourth Lesson:   The prophet Micah …

Hymn:   O little town of Bethlehem

Fifth Lesson:   The Angel Gabriel salutes …

Consort:  Antiphon: O virgo virginum (plainsong)

The Linden Tree Carol (Jacques)

Sixth Lesson:   St Luke tells of the birth …

Consort:   Once in Royal David’s city (arr. Harvey Patterson)

Cradle Song (Flemish carol arr.Rutter)

Seventh Lesson:   The shepherds …

Consort:   I wonder as I wander (arr. Malcolm Edwards)

Shepherds in the fields abiding (trad, French, arr. David Willcocks)

Hymn: While shepherds watched their flocks

Eighth Lesson:   The Wise men …

Consort:   Quem pastores laudavere (14 C German, arr. John Rutter)

The Lord has come (Will Todd)

Ninth Lesson:   St John unfolds …

Consort:   In dulci jubilo (arr. R L Pearsall)

The Collect for Christmas Eve


Hymn:   Hark! the herald  angels sing

Sunday 12th January: First after Epiphany

Introit: Quem Pastores Laudavere, Rutter
Responses: Ayleward
Psalm: 46 (Walford Davies)
Canticles: Arnold
Anthem: All poor men and humble, Kelly

Sunday 26th  January: Third after Epiphany

Introit: O Praise the Lord, Batten
Responses: Ayleward
Psalm: 33 (Hanforth, McKnight)
Canticles: Weelkes
Anthem: Almighty and Everlasting God, Gibbons

Sunday 9th  February: Third before Lent

Introit: O Most Merciful, Philip Prosser
Responses: David Drinkell
Psalm: 2 (Foster)
Canticles: Morley arr. S.H.Nicholson
Anthem: Jesu Lord, who through our infant days, Dowland

Sunday 23rd  February: Transfiguration Sunday

Introit: O vision blessed, Plainsong
Responses: David Drinkell
Psalm: 84 (Ley)
Canticles: Morley arr. S.H.Nicholson
Anthem: O light of life, J.S.Bach

Sunday 8th  March: Second Sunday in Lent

Introit: Save me , O God , Rory Douglas-Smith
Responses: Ebdon incl. Kedrov Lord’s Prayer
Psalm:135 vv1-13 (Trent)
Canticles: S.H.Nicholson
Anthem: Lord, for Thy tender mercy’s sake, J.S.Bach

Sunday 22th March: My God, my Glory

Words and music for Lent, based on the writings of Eric Milner-White

Vicar:  Introduction

Reading:  Before service in church

Consort:   Psalm: 122 (S H Nicholson)

Prayer / Lord’s Prayer

Hymn:   Come Holy Spirit, calm our minds

Reading:  The Invitation

Consort:   Lord that descended (Gritton)

Reading:   Lent

Consort:   Thou knowest , Lord, the secrets of our hearts (Purcell)

Reading:   Repentance

Consort:  Hide nit thy face (Gibbons)

Hymn:   Jesu, grant me this I pray

Reading:   Ave Crux

Consort:  O crux ave (Dubra)

The lamb is slain (Showalter)

Hymn:   When I survey

Reading:   The life

Consort:   Now glad of heart (German carol arr. Martin Shaw)

Hymn:   Hail, thou once despised Jesus

Reading:  Abide in my love

Consort: Ubi caritas (Gjeilo)


Hymn:  Praise to the holiest

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