Music Monthly – December 2017



Sunday 3 December – First Sunday of Advent
10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS)
Nun komm der Heiden Heiland – Praetorius
Missa l’hora passa – Viadana
Psalm 80:1-7, 16-18
The Lord will come and not be slow – Tye
108, 446, 88, 48, 110
Prelude on Nun komm der Heiden Heiland BWV 661 – Bach

4.00: Advent Procession
The Great Advent Antiphons
Matin Responsory – Palestrina
Remember, O thou man – Ravenscroft
There is a flower springing – Praetorius
Rejoice in the Lord alway – Anon. 16th century
How beautiful upon the mountains – Stainer
Magnificat (Short Service) – Weelkes
Vesper Responsory – Praetorius
89, 98, 103, 110
Carillon de Longchamp – Vierne

Sunday 10 December – Second Sunday of Advent
10.00: Choral Eucharist with Great Litany (BCP)
Wood in the Phrygian Mode
Psalm 85:1-2, 8-13 O praise the Lord, all ye heathen – Batten
599, 111, 393, 96, 108
Postlude in D – Smart

Sunday 17 December – Third Sunday of Advent
10.00: Choral Eucharist (BAS)
Almighty and everlasting God – Gibbons
Missa Secunda – Hassler
Psalm 126
This is the record of John – Gibbons
98, 103, 109, 102, 101
Pavane la Battaille – Susato

4.00: Nine Lessons and Carols
Special Order of Service

Sunday 24 December – Fourth Sunday of Advent
10.00: Choral Eucharist (BCP)
Gabriel’s message – arr. Pettman
Darke in E
Magnificat – Sumsion in G
Hail, blessed Virgin Mary – arr. Wood
114, 267, 116, 268, 362
Fugue on the Magnificat BWV 733 – Bach

Christmas Eve
11.00: Christmas Eucharist (BCP)
Ding! Dong! Merrily on high – arr. Wood
Messe de Minuit de Nöel – Charpentier
Psalm 96
In the bleak midwinter – Darke
118, 121, 140,126 , 138
Toccata-Prelude on Vom Himmel hoch – Edmundson

Sunday 31 December – First Sunday after Christmas
Choral Eucharist (BAS)
Adam lay ybounden – Ord
German Mass – Schubert
Psalm 148
Nunc Dimittis – Sumsion in G
155, 88, 150, 132, 154
Prelude on In dulci jubilo BWV 729 – Bach


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