Saturday 2 December: Advent Eve Advent Procession, 6.30 pm (boys, girls and adults) O great antiphons Mattins Responsory – Palestrina The call – Todd Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen – Praætorius Bethlehem Down – Warlock The Advent Prose – Plainsong, arr. Cleobury E’en so, Lord Jesus – Manz Sunday 3 December: Advent Sunday 10 am Family Eucharist (junior girls and music group) Mass of the Blessed Cardinal Newman – MacMillan Light of the world – Dankworth Choral Evensong is replaced by a candlelit performance of Handel’s The Messiah, given by the Hanover Band and Chorus. 10 December: Second Sunday in Advent Sung Eucharist, 10 am Stanford in C andMore »

2 November: Feast of All Souls Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving, 7.30pm And I saw a new Heaven – Bainton Evening Hymn of Charles I – Ley Nunc Dimittis in G – Stanford 5 November: Fourth Sunday before Advent Sung Eucharist, 10 am (Junior Girl Choristers) Mass of St. Thomas – Thorne Lord, Thy word, Thy rule – Owen-Norris Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm (Senior Girl Choristers) Maria Matrem Virginem – McGlynn 9 November Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Responses – Clucas Tallis in the Dorian mode The secret sins – Mundy 12 November: Remembrance Sunday Service of Remembrance, 9.30 am (note earlier time) And I saw a new Heaven – Bainton The service is followedMore »

Choral services take place on Thursdays and Sundays. 1 October: 16th Sunday after Trinity Harvest Festival Sung Eucharist, 10 am Jazz Missa Brevis – Todd Light of the world – Dankworth Choral Evensong (Girls and ATB), 6.30 pm Responses – Shepherd Collegium Regale – Tavener The promise of living – Copland 5 October Choral Evensong, 5.45pm Tallis in the Dorian Mode Christe, qui lux est et dies (i) – Whyte 8 October: 17th Sunday after Trinity Sung Eucharist, 10 am Missa Brevis – Berkeley The Holy Eucharist – Harris Evensong, 6.30 pm Responses – Dyson/Archer Bairstow in D Evening Hymn of Charles I – Ley 12 October Choral Evensong, 5.45pm HarwoodMore »

Choral services take place on Thursdays and Sundays. Sunday 3 September: 12th Sunday after Trinity Sung Eucharist, 10am Congregational service Evensong, 6.30pm Congregational service 7 September: Eve of the birth of the Virgin Mary Choral Evensong, 5.45pm Responses – Smith Second Service – Byrd Senex puerum portabat – Byrd 10 September: Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary Sung Eucharist, 10 am Mass for four voices – Byrd Senex puerum portabat – Byrd Choral Evensong with admission of choristers, 6.30 pm Service – Arthur Stanford in G O let me tread in the right way – Ward 14 September: Holy Cross Day Choral Evensong, 5.45pm Responses – Smith Second Service –More »

2 July: Third Sunday after Trinity Sung Eucharist , 10 am (Girls’ Choir) Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm (Girls and men) Responses – Ferial First Service – Moore A new commandment – Arthur 9 July: Fourth Sunday after Trinity Sung Eucharist, 10 am (Romsey Singers) Mass in G minor – Vaughan Williams Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Responses – Smith Second Service – Tomkins Give us the wings of faith – Bullock 16 July: Fifth Sunday after Trinity Sung Eucharist, 10 am Stanford in C and F One in Christ – Arthur Romsey Festival Choral and Orchestral Evensong, 6.30 pm With the valediction of Choristers Responses – Clucas Stanford in G Blest pairMore »

4 June: Pentecost Services today are sung by the Romsey Abbey Consort Sung Eucharist, 10 am The Call – Vaughan Williams Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Hail, gladdening light – Stainer 11 June: Trinity Sunday Sung Eucharist, 10 am Mass for four voices – Byrd Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Christe, qui lux est et dies – Whyte Responses – Leighton Bairstow in D When Israel came out of Egypt – East 18 June: Second Sunday in Trinity Sung Eucharist, 10 am Little Organ Mass – Haydn No easy walk – George Arthur Evensong, 6.30 pm O Trinity (plainsong) 25 June: Third Sunday in Trinity Sung Eucharist, 10 am Missa Brevis – Berkeley TheMore »

7 May: Fourth Sunday of Easter Sung Eucharist, 10 am (Senior Girl Choristers) Lord, thy word thy rule – David Owen Norris Evensong, 6.30 pm Congregational service 14 May: Fifth Sunday of Easter Services today are sung by the New Abbey Singers (visiting choir) Sung Eucharist, 10 am Missa Brevis – Berkeley Evensong, 6.30 pm Sumsion in G 21 May: Sixth Sunday of Easter Sung Eucharist, 10 am Missa Brevis – Bingham Evensong and procession to the fields, 6.30 pm Teach me my way – Fox Responses – Leighton Sumsion in G Out of the deep – Morley 28 May: Seventh Sunday of Easter Sung Eucharist, 10 am Stanford in C and F Miserere mei – Byrd Choral Evensong,More »

2 April: Passion Sunday Sung Eucharist, 10 am Congregational service with hymns St. Matthew Passion – J. S. Bach, 6.30pm Performed by the Bishops Consort and directed by David Stancliffe, this replaces Evensong. 9 April: Palm Sunday Procession with palms and Sun Eucharist, 10am Mass in C (Spatzenmesse) – Mozart Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Dyson in F Out of the deep – Morley Responses – Smith 13 April: Maundy Thursday Sung Eucharist, 7.30 pm (Lower voices) Mass for three voices – Byrd 14 April: Good Friday The Liturgy of Good Friday, 10 am Wondrous love – Shaw The Reproaches – Sanders Salvator mundi – Tallis Tantum ergo – Laloux 15 April The Easter Vigil,More »

5 March: First Sunday in Lent Family Eucharist, 10 am Mass III – Arthur The Lent Prose Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Responses – Reading Daniel Purcell in E minor In jejunio et fletu – Melgás 12 March: Second Sunday in Lent Sung Eucharist, 10 am Mass for four voices – Byrd The secret sins – Mundy Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Miserere mei – Byrd Responses – Smith Second Service – Byrd Salvator mundi – Tallis 19 March: Third Sunday in Lent Sung Eucharist, 10 am Missa Joannis de Deo (Little Organ Mass) – Haydn Let me know mine end – Greene Evensong, 6.30 pm (Boy choristers) A song of Peace – Stanford 26 March: Mothering Sunday · Lætare Sung Eucharist, 10 am Missa ad Præsepe – Malcolm AsMore »

5 February: Fourth Sunday before Lent Mental Health Awareness Sunday Sung Eucharist, 10 am (girl choristers) Mass for upper voices – Dove Make me a light – Wilby Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Gloucester Service – Howells Lux aeterna – McLester Thursday 9 February Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Jointly sung with the Choir of King Edward VI School Bairstow in D Give unto the Lord – Elgar 12 February: Third Sunday before Lent Sung Eucharist, 10 pm Stanford in C and F Above the stars my saviour dwells – Tomkins Choral Evensong, 6.30 pm Miserere mei – Byrd Dyson in F When Israel came out of Egypt – East 19 February: Second Sunday in Lent Sung Eucharist, 10 amMore »