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High and Holy

A series of special services celebrating the richness of our Anglican tradition

 

Sunday, October 16, 2016, 5.00pm

Choral Evensong

Sung by the Choir of Men and Boys

Responses – Smith

Noble in B minor

They that go down to the sea in ships - Sumsion

 

Sunday, November 13, 2016, 5.00pm

Requiem

Duruflé

Sung by the Christ Church Singers

 

Sunday, November 20, 2016, 11.00am

Choral Matins

Sung by the Christ Church Singers

Te Deum and Jubilate - Howells Collegium Regale

Sing joyfully - Byrd

 

Choral Evensong

Sung by the St Cecilia Choir of Girls with Men's Voices

Responses – Rose

Howells in G

A hymn for St Cecilia - Howells

 

Sunday, December 4, 2016, 11.00am

Advent Procession

Sung by the Choir of Men and Boys

Matin Responsory – Palestrina

Hark! The Glad Sound – Jamie Hitel

Adam Lay Ybounden - Ord

Christ the Apple Tree – Stanford Scriven

The Angel Gabriel – arr. David Willcocks

The Lord at first did Adam make – Guest

 

Sunday, December 11, 2016, 11.00am

A Ceremony of Carols

Britten

Sung by the St Cecilia Choir of Girls

Anna Reinersman - Harp

 

Sunday, December 18, 2016

5.00pm

Carols by Candlelight

Sung by the Choir of Men and Boys

with the Christ Church Singers and the St Cecilia Choir of Girls

Once in Royal David's City

In Dulci Jubilo – Philip Moore

Jesus Christ, the apple tree – Stanford Scriven

God rest you merry, Gentlemen

God is with us - Tavener

A Great and Mighty Wonder

Hodie Christus natus est à 8 - Palestrina

A spotless rose - Howells

While Shepherds Watched

Let the song be begun - Jamie Hitel

The First Nowell

Three kings - Peter Dyke

O Come, all ye Faithful

Hark! the Herald Angels sing

 

Sunday, January 22, 2017, 5.00pm

Choral Evensong

Sung by the St Cecilia Choir of Girls

Responses – Philip Moore

Sumsion in G

Who can express the noble acts of the Lord? - Wesley

 

Thursday, February 2, 2017, 6.30pm

Choral Evensong for the Presentation of Christ in the Temple

(Candlemas)

Sung by the Choir of Men & Boys

with the Christ Church Scholars

Responses – Smith

Short service - Gibbons

When to the temple Mary went - Eccard

 

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 5.00pm

Choral Evensong

Sung by the Choir of Men & Boys

Responses – Rose

Dyson in D

Geistliches Lied, Op. 30 - Brahms

 

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 7.30pm

Ash Wednesday

Sung by the Christ Church Singers

Berliner Messe - Pärt

Call to remembrance – Farrant

Miserere mei, Deus - Allegri

 

Sunday, March 26, 2017, 5.00pm

Choral Evensong

Sung by the Christ Church Singers

Responses – Smith

Howells St Paul's Service

Lord, let me know mine end - Greene

 

Sunday, April 9, 2017, 5.00pm

A Service of Readings and Music for Passiontide

Sung by the Christ Church Singers

 

Sunday, May 21 2017, 5.00pm

Choral Evensong

Sung by the Choir of Men and Boys

with the Christ Church Scholars

Responses – Rose

Stanford in C

Though I speak with the tongues of men - Bairstow