Sunday 2 December: Advent Sunday

Family Eucharist, 10.30 am (junior girls)

Mass of the Blessed Cardinal Newman – MacMillan
Dominus dabit benignitatum – Fux

Advent Procession, 6.30 pm (boys, girls and adults)

O great antiphons
Mattins Responsory – Palestrina
The call – Todd
Salve Regina – Gombert
Leader in starlight – Tamblyn
See him that maketh the seven stars – Dove

9 December: Second Sunday in Advent

Sung Eucharist, 10 am

Mass for four voices – Byrd
Above the stars my saviour dwells – Tomkins

Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm

Service – Arthur
Responses – Clucas
Statham in E minor
There shall a star – Mendelsssohn

16 December: Third Sunday in Advent

Sung Eucharist, 10 am (lower voices)

Plainsong Mass
The Advent Prose

Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm (Abbey Consort)

How lovely are the messengers – Mendelssohn

Wednesday 19 December

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, 6.30 pm

The Birds – Sarah Carruthers
When Christ was born of Mary – Hugh Benham
The little road to Bethlehem – Head
Gabriel’s Message – trad. Basque carol, arr. Pettman
I saw three ships – George Arthur
The three Kings – Cornelius, arr. Atkins

23 December: Fourth Sunday in Advent

Sung Eucharist, 10 am

 

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, 6.30 pm

(Music as Wednesday 16 December)

Monday 24 December: Christmas Eve

Midnight Mass, 11.30 pm

Missa a 4 – Cozzolani

Monday 24 December: Christmas Day

Sung Eucharist, 10 am

Missa ad Praesepe – Malcolm