3 April: Fourth Sunday in Advent – Lætare

Sung Eucharist, 10 am (Girls’ choir)

Romsey Mass – Brumby
The father’s love – Lole

The Abbey Choir is singing Choral Evensong with the Choir of Christchurch Priory

(6.30 pm, Christchurch Priory)

Responses – Clucas
Stanford in B flat
O for a closer walk with GodStanford


At the Abbey: Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm

Sung by the Girls’ Choir and Choir of St. Mary’s Church, Southampton

Responses – Ferial
Sumsion in G
God so loved the world
– Stainer

10 April: Passion Sunday

Sung Eucharist, 10 am

Leighton in D
Ubi caritas et amor – Duruflé

Evensong, 6.30 pm

In pace idipsum – Blytheman

17 April: Palm Sunday

Sung Eucharist, 10 am

Gibbs in A
Hosanna to the Son of David – Weelkes

Evensong is replaced by a performance of a Passion play, The narrow road, 6.30 pm

21 April: Maundy Thursday

Sung Eucharist, 7.30 pm

Collegium Regale – Howells
Christus factus est – Bruckner


22 April: Good Friday

Eucharist of the Pre-Consecrated, 10 am

Crucifixus – Lotti
Crux fidelis – John IV, King of Portugal
Almighty and everlasting God – Gibbons
Ave verum corpus – Byrd

23 April

The Easter Vigil, 8 pm

Gloria (Messe solennelle) – Vierne


24 April: Easter Sunday

Sung Eucharist, 10 am

Darke in F
Love’s redeeming work is done – Ogden


Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm

Dyson in D
The Easter Song of Praise – Shephard