December 2020

Sunday 6 December (St Nicholas) (in St Nicholas Chapel)
10:00 Sung Eucharist
Psalm 85 (1-2 and 8-13) (Buck)
Setting Short Service Batten
Meditative music Be still my soul – Sibelius
Communion motet Oculus non Vidit – Lassus
Organ voluntary Chorale Prelude on Wir glauben all an einen Gott, BWV680 – J.S. Bach

Sunday 13 December (Advent III)
10:00 Sung Eucharist
Psalm 126 (Garrett)
Setting Darke in F
Meditative music Tantum ergo – de Severac
Communion motets Rejoice in the Lord alway – Redford
O magnum mysterium – Victoria
Organ voluntary Toccata on Vom Himmel hoch – Edmundson

Sunday 20 December (Advent IV)
10:00 Parish Eucharist

Organ voluntary Fantasia in G major, BWV572

6:30 Minster Choir Carol Service
(See separate entry on the website for details)

Thursday 24 December (Christmas Eve)
11:30pm Midnight Mass

Gradual The holly and the ivy – trad. arr. Walford Davies
Meditative music Silent Night – Gruber arr. Rose
Communion motets Nativity Carol – Rutter
Ding dong! merrily on high – arr. Wood
Organ Voluntary Final from Symphonie no 1 – Vierne

Friday 25 December (Christmas Day)
10:00 Parish Eucharist

Organ voluntary Toccata from Symphonie no 5 – C.M. Widor

Choir on holiday until Sunday 10th January 2020