December 2000 music list

Music being performed by the Choir this month is as follows:

3 December, Advent Sunday

Sung Eucharist, 10am (Girls’ Choir)
Matthias in C
Ord (arr. Rose): Adam lay ybounden
Bach: Wachet auf BWV 645
 
The Advent Procession, 6.30pm
Palestrina: Mattins Responsory
Vaughan Williams: The truth sent from above
Four Antiphons for Advent (Plainsong, Mode i)
The Advent Prose (Plainsong)
Bruckner: Virga Jesse Floruit
arr. Archer: The Sans Day Carol
McKie: We wait for Thy loving kindness

10 December, Second Sunday in Advent

Sung Eucharist, 10am
Gibbs in A
Stainer: How beautiful upon the mountains
Bach: Prelude in C major BWV 547
 
Evensong, 6.30pm
Bainton: And I saw a new Heaven
Whitlock: Andante tranquilo

17 December, Third Sunday in Advent

Sung Eucharist, 10am
Wood in the Phrygian Mode
Arr. Fletcher: People look East
Fugue in C major BWV 547
 
Choral Evensong, 6.30pm (Gentlemen Choristers)
Responses: Tallis
Shepherd: First Service
Tomkins: Remember me O Lord
Bach: Prelude and Fugue in E minor BWV 533

20 December

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, 7.30pm
Joubert: Torches
Poston: Jesus Christ the Apple Tree
Scheidt: A child is born in Bethlehem
arr. Archer: In dulci jubilo
R.R. Terry: Myn liking
Lloyd: Dormi Jesu
arr. Cleobury: Joys Seven
Schofield: A babe is born in Bethlehem
arr. Lloyd: Angels from the realms of glory
Bach: In dulci jubilo BWV 729

24 December, Christmas Eve

Sung Eucharist, 10am
Viadana: Missa l’hora passa
Bruckner: Ave Maria
Bach: Fugue on the Magnificat BWV 733
 
Evensong, 6.30pm, is said.
 
Midnight Eucharist, 11.45pm
Darke in F
Darke: In the bleak midwinter
Arr. Williams: Silent night
Rutter: Christmas night
Thiman: Postlude on Adeste Fidelis

25 December, Christmas Day

Sung Eucharist, 10pm
Palestrina: Missa Brevis
Arr. Wood: Ding dong merrily
Terry: Myn liking
Arr. Lloyd: Angels from the realms of glory
Dickinson: Postlude on Adeste FIdelis

31 December, Sunday after Christmas

Congregational Services with hymns

The Choir returns to the stalls on 7 January.