April 2014

(Pipe organ completion due on Palm Sunday)

Sunday 6 April (Passion Sunday)
10:00 Parish Eucharist (with choir)
Setting                        Batten Short service
Motet                          Let thy Merciful ears – Mudd
Organ voluntary           Chorale Prelude O Welt, ich muss dich lassen, Op 65 – Karg-Elert

6:30 Said Evensong
Organ voluntary           Erbame dich mein, O Herre Gott BWV 721 – JS Bach


Sunday 13 April (Palm Sunday)
10:00 Parish Eucharist
Organ voluntary          tba

6:30 Choral Evensong
Introit                         We wait for thy loving kindness – Paul Richards
Responses                   Ayleward
Psalm                          80
Canticles                     Darke in A minor
Anthem                       Hosanna to the son of David – Weelkes
Organ voluntary           tba


8:00 Sung Compline with motets
Caligarverunt oculi mei – Victoria
Crucifixus – Lotti
O Vos Omnes – Gesualdo
Salvator Mundi – Blow


Sunday 20 April (Easter Day)
10:00 Parish Eucharist
Organ voluntary          tba

6:30 Easter Praise (A festival of praise in music and readings)
Easter sequence (plainsong)
Alleluia Jubilate – Whitbourn
Ubi caritas – Duruflé
Christus factus est – Bruckner
Blessed be the God and father – S.S. Wesley
This joyful Eastertide – Trad arr. Wood
Hallelujah chorus from Messiah – Handel


Choir on holiday until Friday 2 May 2014


SUNDAY 27 April (Easter I)
Organ voluntary          Toccata in G – Dubois
6:30 Said Evensong