Saint George's Anglican Church, Paris
Saint George's Anglican Church, Paris

Choir Music Archives               2018/2017/2016/2015/2014 / 2013

Year 2018


Wednesday 15th August, Assumption

Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa Assumpta est Maria

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Ave Maria à 8 


Sunday 15th July

Robert Führer (1525-1594), Kurze Festmesse in B


Sunday 8th July,

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Missa "in illo tempore" (Choir Gloria)

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847), Hear my prayer


Sunday 1st July, Visiting Choir, St George's Belfast

Joseph Haydn (1732- 1809), Little Organ Mass

Edgar Bainton (1880-1956), And I saw a new heaven


Sunday 24th June,

Joseph Haydn (1732- 1809), Mass in F (Choir Gloria)

C. Villiers Stanford (1852-1924), Benedictus in Bb

Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625), This is the Record of john


Sunday 17th June, Choir in Caen

John Taverner (1490-1545), Leroy Kyrie (Choir Gloria)

Christopher Tye (1500-1572), Missa "Euge bone"

William H.Harris (1883-1973), Holy is the true light


Sunday 10th June, Wills Halls Visiting Choir

William Byrd (1540-1623), Mass for three voices (Congregational Gloria)

Thomas Weelkes (1576-1623), Hosanna to the son of David


Sunday 3rd June,

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Missa 1650 (Congregational Gloria)

Gustav Holst (1874-1934), Nunc Dimitis


Sunday 27th May,

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa Aeterna Christi munera (Congregational Gloria)

Piotr IlitchTchiakovski (1840-1893), Hymn to the Trinity


Sunday 20th May,

John Ireland (1879-1962), Communion service in C (Choir Gloria)

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594), Dum complerentur


Sunday 13th May,

Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986), Missa Cantuariensis (Congragational Gloria)

Charles Villiers Standford (1852-1924), Christus ascendit hodie


Thursday 10th May, Ascension Day

Herbert Howells (1892-1983), Collegium Regalis Communion service (Choir Gloria)

Gerald Finzi (1901-1956), God is gone up


Sunday 6th May,

John Merbecke (1510-1585), Communion Service, harmonized by Stainer

Maurice Greene (1696-1755), Thou visitest the earth


Sunday 29th April,

John Taverner (c.1495-1545), Leroy Kyrie

Christopher Tye (C.1500-1573), Mass Euge Bone Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus

Samuel Sebastian Wesley (1810-1876), Wash me throughly


Sunday 22nd April,

Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901), Missa "Misericordias Domini"

William Byrd (1538-1623), Victimae paschali


Sunday 15th April,

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Missa Salve

John Taverner (c.1490-1545), Dum transisset sabbatum


Sunday 8th April,

Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904), Mass in D

Charles Villiers Standford (1852-1924), Ye choirs of new Jerusalem


Holy Week


Sunday 25th March, Palm Sunday

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Missa "Salve"

Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei

Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625), Hosanna to the son of David

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Matthew Passion, "Kommt, ihr Töchter"


Monday 26th March 19h

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Missa "Simile est regnum"

Tuesday 27th March 19h

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Missa "O quam gloriosum est regnum"

Wednesday 28th March

Chrism Mass 11h30

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa "Aeterna Christi munera"

William Byrd (1540-1623), Ecce quam bonum


Evening service 19h

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Missa "Surge Propera"

Thursday 29th March 19h30

Adrian Batten (1591-1637), Short Service

Joseph Haydn (1732- 1809), Missa brevis in F (Gloria)

Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986), Ubi Caritas

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Lamentations for Easter Saturday

Friday 30th March 19h30

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Impromperia, Caligaverunt oculi mei

Saturday 31st March, Holy Saturday 21h

Louis Vierne (1870-1937), Messe Solennelle


Sunday 1st April, Easter 10h30

Harold Darke (1888-1975), Communion service in F

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cantate N° BWV31," Der Himmel Lacht! Die Erde jubiliert" mvt N°2



Sunday 14th January, Epiphany 2

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa Papae Marcelli

Peter Cornelius (1824-1874), Three Kings


Sunday 21st January

C. Villiers Stanford (1852-1924), Mass in G (congregational Gloria)

Howard Skempton (b. 1947), It was a star


Sunday 28th January

Joseph Haydn (1732- 1809), Missa brevis in F (choir Gloria)

Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594), Omnes de Saba


Sunday 4th February, Candlemas

Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594), Missa "Bella Amfitrit'altera" (choir Gloria)

William Byrd (1540-1623), Hodie beata virgo

Thomas Tallis (1505-1585), Nunc dimittis


Sunday 11th February, Quinquagesima

Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986), Missa "Cum jubilo" (choir Gloria)

Charles Gounod (1818-1893), Alma redemptoris


Wednesday 14th February, Ash Wednesday

William Byrd (1540-1623), Mass for four voices

Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652), Miserere


Sunday 18th February, Lent 1

William Byrd (1540-1623), Mass for five voices

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Hear my prayer


Sunday 25th February, Lent 2

Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594), Missa "Quando io penso al martir"

Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594), Miserere mei


Sunday 4th March, Lent 3

Plainsong Kyrie

Christopher Tye (1500-1572), Mass "Western Wynd"

Thomas Tallis (1505-1585), In jejunio et fletu


Sunday 11th March, Mothering Sunday

Harold Darke (1888-1975), Communion service in E

Peter Crump (b.1928), Ave maris stella


Sunday 18th March, Passion Sunday

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Mass 1650

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Ne in furore



First term 2017



Monday 25th December, Christmas Day

Charles Wood (1886-1926), Missa Portae Honoris

Trad., Ding dong merrily on high


Sunday 24th December, Christmas Eve

Harold Darke (1888-1975), In the bleak mid-winter

Joseph Haydn (1732- 1809), Missa Sancti Joannis de Deo

Jan Pieters Sweelinck (1562- 1621), Hodie Christus natus est


Sunday 24th December, ADVENT IV

Merbecke/Stainer (1840-1901), Mass for four voices

John Joubert (b. 1927), There is no rose


Sunday 17th  December ADVENT III

Herbert Howells (1892-1983), Collegium Regale

Charles Wood (1886-1926), Magnificat

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Ne Timeas Maria


Sunday 10th  December ADVENT II

John Ireland (1879-1962), Missa Brevis

James Macmillan (1959- ), O radiant dawn


Sunday 3rd  December ADVENT I

Thomas Tallis (1505-1585), Mass Salve Intermerata

John Taverner (1490-1545),  Audivi vocem de caelo


Sunday 26th November

Wolfang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Coronation Mass

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Benedictus as Anthem


Sunday 19th November

William Walton (1902-1983), Missa Brevis

Benjamin Britten (1913-1976), Jubilate Deo


Sunday 12th November

Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986), Missa Cantuariensis

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Remember, remember, Lord, not our offenses


Sunday 5th November

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Missa O quam gloriosum est regnum

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), O quam gloriosum


Thursday 2nd November

Mozart (1756-1791), Requiem Mass


Sunday 29th October

Charles Wood (1886-1926), Mass in F

C. Viliers Stanford (1852-1924), O for a closer walk with God

C. Viliers Stanford (1852-1924), Te Deum Laudamus


Sunday 22nd October

Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594), Missa La La Maitre Pierre

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), Bell Anthem


Sunday 15th October

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704), Messe des morts

Maurice Greene (1696-1755), Thou visited the Earth


Sunday 8th October

Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa Brevis

Françis Poulenc (1899-1963), Salve Regina


Sunday 1st October

Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986), Missa In Honorem Sancti Dominici (Cong Gloria)

William Byrd (1540-1623), Ave Verum


Sunday 24th September

Francisco  Guerrero (1528-1599), Missa 'De la Bataila Escoutez' with Gloria

Igor Stravinski (1882-1971), Pater Noster


Sunday 17th September

C. Viliers Stanford (1852-1924), Mass in G Major

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847), For he shall give his Angels charge over Thee


Sunday 10th September

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809), Missa Sancti Nicolai

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Ne in furore




Year 2017


Sunday 9th July

Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa Papae Marcelli

Palestrina (1525-1594), Tu es Petrus


Sunday 2nd July Nicolas' first Mass

Harold Darke (1888-1975), Communion Service in F

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924), Cantique de Jean Racine


Sunday 25th June

Schubert (1797-1828), Mass in G

Vaughan Williams(1872-1958), O taste and see


Sunday 18th June

Choir singing at Caen Chaplancy


Sunday 11th June

Palestrina (1526-1594), Missa Aeterna Christi munera

Malcolm Archer (b. 1952), I am the living bread


Sunday 4th June Pentecost

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809), Kleine Orgelmesse

Richard Lloyd (b. 1933), Gracious Spirit, Holy Ghost


Sunday 28th May

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Missa 'Ascendus Christus in altum'

Peter Philips (1560-1628), Ascendit Deus


Sunday 21st May

Guerrero (1528-1599), Missa L'homme armé

Schubert (1797-1828), Der Herr ist mein Hirt


Sunday 14th May

Mozart (1756-1791), Spatzenmesse

Maurice Green (1696-1755), Lord, let me know mine end


Sunday 7th May

Mozart (1756-1791), Coronation Mass

Stanford (1852-1924), Ye choirs of new Jerusalem


Sunday 2nd April

John Tavernor (1490-1545), Western Wynd mass

Antonio Lotti (1667-1740), Crucifixus


Sunday 9th April - Palm Sunday

Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594), Missa "Bella amfitrit'altera"

Charles Wood (1866-1926), Glory and Honour and Laud

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), St John passion, opening chorus as sortie


Holy Week


Monday 10th April

William Byrd (1540-1623), Mass for Three Voices

Plainsong Kyrie


Tuesday 11th April

William Byrd (1540-1623), Mass for Four Voices


Wednesday 12th April

William Byrd (1540-1623), Mass for Five Voices


Maundy Thursday

Adrian Batten (c.1591- c.1637), Short Service

Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901), Missa "misericordias Domini" Gloria

Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986), Ubi Caritas

Orlandus Lassus (1532-1594), Lamentations


Good Friday

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Passion and Improperia

Thomas Tallis (1505-1585), Salvator mundi


Holy Saturday

William Walton (1902-1983), Missa Brevis



Easter Sunday

Harold Darke (1888-1976), Communion service in E minor

Charles Wood (1866-1926), This joyful Eastertide

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Der Himmel Lacht (opening chorus from Cantata 31)


Sunday 23rd April

Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901), Missa "misericordias Domini"

Edward Bairstow (1874-1946), Let all mortal flesh keep silence


Sunday 30th April - Choir in Rome at All Saints


Wednesday 1st March - Ash Wednesday

Tomas Luis de Victoria(1543-16123), Missa surge propera

William Byrd (1540-1623), Miserere


Sunday 5th March

Anon, Mass of Milan

Thomas Morley (1557-1602), Nolo mortem peccatoris


Sunday 12th  March

Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599), Missa "Congratulamini mihi"

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Ne in furore


Sunday 19th  March

Lennox Berkeley (1903-1989), Mass for five voices

Thomas Tallis (1505-1585), In jejunio et fletu


Sunday 26th  March - Mothering Sunday

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa Brevis

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594), Alma redemptoris mater



Sunday 26th February -1st Sunday before Lent

César Franck (1822-1890), Messe Solennelle (Cong Gloria)

César Franck (1822-1890), Panis Angelicus


Sunday 19th February -2nd Sunday before Lent

Lennox Berkeley (1903-1989), Missa Brevis (Cong Gloria)

Edvard Grieg  (1843-1907), Ave maris stella


Sunday 12th February - 3rd Sunday before Lent

Franz Schubert (1797-1828), Messe in C

Franz Schubert (1797-1828), Benedictus


Sunday 4th February - 4th Sunday before Lent

Charles Wood (1866-19é6), Communion Service in F

Herbert Howells (1892-1983), Like as the Hart


Wednesday 1st February - Candelmass

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Organ Solo Mass

Johannes Eccard (1553-1611), When to the temple Mary went


Sunday 29th January

Harold Darke (1888-1976), Communion Service in F

William Crotch (1775-1847, Lo star-led chiefs


Sunday 22nd January

Charpentier (1643-1704), Messe de Minuit

Kenneth Leighton (1929-1988), Lully, Lullay


Sunday 15th January

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Missa Sanctisimae Virgini Senis vocibus

Roland de Lassus (1532-1594), Omnes de Saba venient


Sunday 8th January - Epiphany

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809), Missa Sancti Nicolai

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847),They shall a star from Jacob come forth




YEAR 2016


Sunday 25th December- Christmas day

Charles Wood (1886-1926), Short Communion Service in the Phrygian mode

Trad. Anon, Chantecler


Saturday 24th December- Christmas eve

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Mass O Magnum Mysterium

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), O Magnum Mysterium


Sunday 18th December 18h30

Carol Service followed by mulled wine and mince pies


Sunday 18th December- Advent IV

John Shepperd (?-1565), The Western Wind Mass

Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901), Rorate Caeli

William Byrd (1540-1623) Magnificat (Fauxbourdons)


Sunday 11th December- Advent III

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa Assumpta es Maria

Henry Purcell (1659-1695), This is the Record of John


Sunday 4th December- Advent II

Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986), Missa Sancti Dominici

Herbert Howells (1892-1983), A spotless rose


Sunday 27th November - Advent I

William Byrd (1756-1791), Mass for four voices

Tomas Luis de Victoria(1543-16123), Ne Timeas Maria

Johan Sebastian Bach (1756-1791), Cantata 62


Sunday 20th November - Christ the King

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Coronation Mass (Choir Gloria)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Benedictus

Georg Friedrich Händel (1685-1759), Halleluia


Sunday 13th November - 2nd before Advent - 33rd in Ordinary Time

Anon, Mass of Milan (Congreagtional Gloria)

John Dunstable (1390-1453), Veni, Sanct, Spiritus


Sunday 6th November - 3rd before Advent - 32nd in Ordinary Time

Harold Darke (1888-1976), Communion Service in E (Choir Gloria)

Samuel Sebastian Wesley (1810-1876), Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace


Wednesday 2nd November- All Soul's Requiem

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Requiem


Sunday 30th October - All Saints

Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986), Missa Cantuariensis (Congreagtional Gloria)

Heinrich Isaac (1839-1901), Omnes Sancti Seraphim


Sunday 23rd October - Last after Trinity - 30th in Ordinary Time

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704), Mass (Congregational Gloria)

Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643-1704), Salve Regina


Sunday 16th October - Trinity XXI - 29th in Ordinary Time

Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901), Missa Misecordias Domini (Choir Gloria)

Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901), Abendlied


Sunday 9th October

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Spatzenmesse (Choir Gloria)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)Laudate Dominum


Saturday 8th October - Requiem Mass for Fr Livingstone

Maurice Duruflé  (1902-1986), Requiem Mass

Introit, Kyrie, Pie Jesu, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei, In Paradisium


Sunday 2nd October - Harvest Festival

Charles Wood (1886-1926), Missa Portae Honoris (Congregation Gloria)

Charles Wood (1886-1926), Oculi omnium


Sunday 25th September

Antonio Lotti (1667?-1740), Missa in A for female voices (Congregation gloria)

Jacob Handl (1550-1591), Michael, coeli signifer


Sunday 18th September

Stravinsky (1882-1971), Mass (Choir Gloria)
Stravinsky (1882-1971), Pater Noster


Sunday 11th September

Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa Brevis (Congregation Gloria)
Liszt (1811-1886), Vexila Regis


Sunday 4th September

Howells (1892-1983), Collegium Regale
Stanford (1852-1924), O for a closer walk with God


from Sunday 17th July, no Choir during the summer


Sunday 10th July

Vaughan Williams (1872-1958), Mass in G Minor

Malcolm Archer (B. 1952), I am the living bread

First performance - Commissioned by Adrian Shaw


Sunday 3rd July

Gloria Malgache - Voninahitra

Haydn (1732-1809), Kleine Orgelmesse

Fauré (1845-1924), Cantique de Jean Racine

Ranaoson - 'He manolo-tena ho Anao'

S.S. Wesley (1810-1876), Lead me, Lord

Walton (1902-1983), Organ Voluntary - Crown imperial


Sunday 26th June

Rubbra (1901-1986), Missa in Honorem Sancti Dominici

Walton (1902-1983), Set me as a seal


Sunday 19th June

Choir away in Caen

Evensong on 17th 18h30 at Abbaye aux Dames

Concert on 18th at 20h30 at Abbaye aux Hommes

Service at Chapelle de la Miséricorde on 19th 10h30


Sunday 12th June

Mozart (1756-1791), Mass in C KV258

Mozart (1756-1791), Laudate Dominum


Sunday 5th June

Harold Darke (1888-1976), Communion Service in E

William Byrd (1674-1744)II will not leave you comfortless

Welsh lullaby Arrangement B. Dewagtere  Suo Gân (Sleep my baby)


Sunday 29th May

Visiting Girl's Choir, St Alban's

Langlais (1907-1991), Missa in simplicate

Mendelssohn (1809-1847), Caro cibus (from Lauda Sion)


Sunday 22nd May (Women)

Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901), Mass in A Op 126 (Für gleiche Stimmen)

Mattia Culmone (1986), O Lux beata Trinitas


Sunday 15th May

Walton (1902-1983), Missa Brevis (Congregational Gloria)

Tallis (1505-1585), If ye love me


Sunday 8th May

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Missa Ascendens Christus

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Ascendens Christus in altum


Sunday 1st May

Britten (1913-1976), Missa Brevis in D for high voices

G.Bouzignac (1587-1643), Tota Pulchra Es


Sunday 24th April

Mozart (1756-1791), Missa in C Credomesse KV 257

Haydn (1732-1809), 'The heavens are telling' (from The Creation)


Sunday 17th April (Confirmation)

Palestrina (1525-1594), Missa assumpta est Maria

Rachmaninov (1873-1943), Bogoroditse Dyevo (from the Vespers)

Sunday 3rd and 10th April No Choir

Easter Sunday 27th March

Darke (1888-1976), Communion service in F

Wood (1866-1926), arr., This Joyful Eastertide

Stanford (1852-1924), Ye Choirs of New Jerusalem


Easter Saturday 26th March

Schubert (1797-1828), Mass in C


Friday 25th March

Victoria (1548-1611), Gospel, Reproaches and Improperia

John IV Portugal (1604-1656) attrib., Faithful Cross

Monteverdi (1567-1643), Adoramus te


Thursday 24th March

Batten (1591-1637), Short Service (Gloria, Schubert, Mass in G)

White (1538-1574), Lamentations

Duruflé (1902-1986), Ubi Caritas


Wednesday 23rd March

Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986), Missa Sancti Dominici 


Tuesday 22nd March

William Byrd (1674-1744), Mass for 5 voices


Monday 21st March

Lassus (1532-1594), Missa supra “La, la, Maistre Pierre”


Sunday 20th March Palm Sunday

Berkeley (1903-1989), Mass for 5 voices

Gibbons (1583-1625), Hosanna to the Son of David

Sortie Bach (1685-1750), Matthew Passion, “Kommt, ihr Töchter”


Sunday 13th March, Passion Sunday

Lotti (1667-1740), Missa Brevis for equal female voices

Mendelssohn (1809-1847), I will lift up mine eyes


Mothering Sunday 6th March

Joseph Rheinberger (1839-1901), Mass of the Holy Spirit

Lajos Bardos (1899-1986), Ave maris stella


28th February Lent 3

William Byrd (1674-1744), Mass for 3 voices

Heinrich Isaac (1450-1517), Oculi mei


Sunday 21st February Lent 2

Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986), Missa Sancti Dominici

Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), Ne in furore


Sunday 14th February Lent 1

Antonio Lotti (1667-1740),  Missa Brevis

Thomas Morley (1557-1602), Nolo mortem peccatoris


Ash Wednesday 10th February

Lassus (1532-1594), Missa “O passi sparsi”

Allegri  (1582-1652) Miserere


 Sunday before Lent 7th February

Lennox Berkeley (1903-1989), Missa Brevis

Howells, Like as the hart


31st January

Roland de Lassus (1532-1594), Missa “Bella amfitrit’altera” (Choir Gloria)

Roland de Lassus (1532-1594)– Omnes de Saba


24th January

Charpentier Mass (Congregational Gloria)
Mendelssohn, There shall a star from Jacob


17th January

Stravinsky Mass (Choir Gloria)
Weir, Illuminare


11th January
Walton Missa Brevis (Congregational Gloria)
Poulenc, Videntes stellam






28th June



21st June

Mass: Palestrina (1525/6-1594) Missa ‘Aeterna Christi Munera’

Giacomo Carissimi (1605-1674)Ave Verum


17th June Evensong

William Byrd (1652-1704) Preces and responses

Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625) Short Service

Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) Beati Quorum


14th June

Mass: Harold Darke (1888-1976) Communion Service in E minor

Otto Goldschmidt (1829-1907) A tender shoot


7th June

Mass: Herbert Howells (1892-1983) Communion Service Collegium Regalis

William Harris (1883-1973) Faire is the Heaven


31st May

Mass: Jean Langlais (1907-1991) Missa in  Simplicate


24th May Pentecost

Mass: John Ireland (1879-1962) Communion Service in C

Taizé Veni Sancte Spiritus


17th May Easter VII

Mass: Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) Missa ‘Rorate Caeli desuper’

Peter Philips (1560-1628) Ascendit Deus


14th May Ascension day

Mass: Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) Missa ‘Ascendens Christus in altum’

Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611) Ascendens Christus in altum


10th May Easter VI

Mass: Franz Schubert (1797-1828) - Mass in G


3rd May Easter V

Mass: Palestrina (1525/6-1594) Missa ‘Aeterna Christi Munera’

Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625) – If ye be risen again with Christ


Music List Holy Week & Easter 2015


Palm Sunday

Mass: Palestrina (1525/6-1594) Missa ‘Assumpta es Maria’

Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)Hosanna to the Son of David

Hymns: 508-11, 87, 86, 88


Monday in Holy Week

Mass: Palestrina (1525/6-1594) Missa ‘Aeterna Christi munera’

Psalm: 27: 1-4, 16

Hymns: 94, 96


Tuesday in Holy Week

Mass:  Victoria (1548-1611) Missa super ‘Surge, propera’

Psalm: 71: 1-5, 13 & 14.

Hymns: 85, 83


Wednesday in Holy Week

Mass: Palestrina (1525/6-1594) Missa Papae Marcelli

Psalm: Psalm 69:1, 7-9, 21, 22, 31-33

Hymns: 79, 92


Maundy Thursday

Mass: Batten (c1591-c1637) Short Service,

Gloria: Haydn (1732-1809) Missa ‘Rorate Caeli’

Duruflé (1902-1986) Ubi caritas,

Palestrina (1525/6-1594) Lamentations

Psalm: 116:11-16

Hymns: 280, 269, 268

Psalm 22


Good Friday

Passion: Victoria (1548-1611)

Reproaches: Victoria (1548-1611)

Crux Fidelis: John of Portugal (1604-1656)

Anerio (1560-1614) Crux fidelis

Hymns: 90, 95


Holy Saturday

Mass: Vierne (1870-1937) Messe solennelle

Psalmody during vigil: NEH 518

Antiphons: Vidi aquam at the sprinkling & Valde mane

Hymns: 296, 119


Easter Day

Mass: Haydn (1732-1809) Missa Sancti Nicolai

S.S. Wesley (1810-1876) Blessed be the God and Father

Easter Sequence at hymn 519 & Hymns: 110, 113, 104, 120



Music before Holy Week


Sunday 22 March
Roland de Lassus (1532-1594), Missa 'Quand'io penso al martire'

William Walton (1902-1983), Drop, drop slow tears


Sunday 15 March
Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901), Messe in A op.126 pour voix de femmes

Charles Wood (1866-1926), Communion service 'Portae honoris'


Sunday 8 March
Josef Gabriel Rheinberger (1839-1901), Messe in A op.126 pour voix de femmes
Franz Schubert (1797-1828), Psalm 23


Sunday 1 March
Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924), Messe Basse pour voix de femmes

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924), Pavane for Flute


Sunday 22 February
Léo Delibes (1836-1891), Messe Brève pour voix de femmes

Léo Delibes (1836-1891), O Salutaris


Ash Wednesday, 18 February
Antonio Lotti (1665-1740), Missa brevis
Tomas Luis de Victoria (1548-1611), Miserere mei


Sunday 15 February
Harold Darke (1888-1976), Communion service in E minor
Thomas Tallis (1505-1585), O nata lux


Sunday 8 February
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Organ solo mass, K. 259
Samuel Sebastian Wesley (1810-1876), Wash me throughly


Sunday 1 February, Candlemas
Herbert Howells (1892-1983), Communion service Collegium regalis
Johannes Eccard (1553-1611), When Mary to the temple went


Sunday 25 January
Franz Schubert (1797-1828), Mass in C 
Herbert Howells (1892-1983), Like as the hart


Sunday 18th January
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Missa Brevis in C, K. 258
Charles Attwood (1765-1838), O God, who by the leading of a star


Sunday 11th January
Louis Vierne (1870-1937), Messe Solennelle
Francis Poulenc (1899-1963), Videntes Stellam


Sunday 4th January
Charles Wood (1866-1926), Communion service in the Phrygian mode
Herbert Howells (1892-1983), Here is the little door






January to April 2014


19th January
Schubert in C (choir gloria)
Purcell, Thy word is a lantern
26th January
Dvorak in D (choir gloria)
Mendelssohn, There shall a star from Jacob rise up
2nd February Candlemas
Mozart Mass in C, K. 258 (Congregational gloria)
Eccard, When to the temple
9th February
Rheinberger, Mass in C (choir gloria)
Ireland, Greater love
17th February
Palestrina, Missa Repleatur os meam
Stravinski, Pater noster
23rd February
Southwark Girls choir
2nd March
Fauré, Messe Basse pour voix de femmes
Schubert, Psalm 23
5th March Ash Wednesday
Walton, Missa brevis
Allegri, Miserere
9th March Lent 1
Rubbra, Missa Domenici
Tallis, O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit
16th March Lent 2
Rheinberger, Missa Sancti crucis
Purcell, Remember not, Lord, our offenses
23rd March, Lent 3
Plainsong Kyrie
Tye, Western Wynd Mass
Hilton/Farrant, Lord for thy tender mercies’ sake
30th March Mothering Sunday
Palestrina, Missa ‘Aeterne Christi munera’
Stravinsky, Ave Maria
6th April Passion Sunday
Victoria, Missa ‘Surge, propera’
Gibbons, O Lord in thy wrath


Palm Sunday
Guerrero, Missa escoutez la batalla
Gibbons Hosanna to the son of David
Byrd 4
Plainsong Benedictus
Lassus, Missa “Quando io penso al martire”
Plainsong Benedictus
Victoria, Missa “Surge propera”
Plainsong Benedictus
Batten Short
Gloria, Mozart Organ Mass
Duruflé, Ubi caritas
Tallis Lamentations (two – one at foot washing – one at offertory)
Victoria Gospel, Turba responses plus Improperia
John IV Portugal, Faithful cross
Anerio, Crux fidelis
Dvorak, Mass in D (plainsong Benedictus)
Darke in F
Wood, This joyful Eastertide
Stanford, Ye choirs of new Jerusalem



Sunday 7th September  'La rentrée'

G.P. da Palestrina Missa Brevis

Lodovico Viadana Exultate justi


Sunday 14th September

Rheinberger, Missa Sancti Crucis (congregational gloria)

Lizst, 'Vexilla regis' (extract from Via crucis)


Sunday 21st September

Choir absent


Sunday 28th September

Palestrina, Aeterna Christi Munera

Duruflé, Tu es Petrus


Saturday 4th October

Howells, Communion service "Collegium regalis" (Congregational gloria)

Haydn, 'The heavens are telling' (from The Creation)


Sunday 5th October

Haydn, Little Organ Mass (choir gloria)

Haydn, Little Organ Mass, 'Benedictus'


Sunday 12th October

Darke, Communion service in F (congregational gloria)

Stainer, ‘Ye shall dwell in the land’


Sunday 19th October

Mozart (1756-1791), “Organ Mass” (choir gloria)

Lloyd (1933- ), ‘View me, Lord, a work of thine’


Sunday 26th October

Britten (1913-1976) , Missa brevis (congregational gloria)

Mendelssohn (1809-1847) 'Lift thine eyes'


Sunday 2nd November

Stravinsky (1882-1971), Mass (choir gloria)

Stanford (1852-1924), ‘Beati quorum’


Wednesday 5th November

Victoria (1548-1611), Requiem


Sunday 9th November

Charpentier (1643-1704), Messe des morts (congregational gloria)

Purcell (1659-1695), Remember, remember not, Lord, our offences


Sunday 16th November

Wood (1866-1926), Communion service, "Portae honoris" (choir gloria)

Wood (1866-1926), Expectans Expectavi


Sunday 23rd November

Mozart (1756-1791), Coronation Mass (choir Gloria)

Mozart, Coronation Mass 'Benedictus'

Sortie, Handel (1685-1759), ‘Hallelujah’ (from Messiah)


Adv. 1  - 30th November

Communion service in the Phrygian Mode, Sir Charles Wood (1866-1826)
Audivi vocem, Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585)
Adv. 2 - 7th December
Communion Service in C, John Ireland (1879-1962)
God be in my head, Sir Henry Walford Davies (1869-1941)

Adv 3 - 14th December
Missa super “La la maistre Pierre”, Orlandus Lassus (c. 1530-1594)
The angel Gabriel from heaven came, trad. arr. Willcocks
Adv. 4 - 21st December
Mass for 4 voices, William Byrd (1540-1623)
This is the truth sent from above, trad.
Midnight Mass
Missa “O magnum mysterium” (cong. Gloria), Tomas Luis de Victoria (c.1548-1611)
O magnum mysterium, Tomas Luis de Victoria
Christmas Morning
Missa Brevis (cong. Gloria), Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525-1594)
Chanticleer, 17th-century melody, arr. W. Austin



Sunday September 22nd – Trinity XVII – 25th in Ordinary Time

Darke, Communion service in E minor (congregational Gloria)

SS Wesley, Praise the Lord, O my Soul


Sunday September 29th – Michaelmas

Walton, Missa brevis (choir Gloria)

Dering, Factum est silentium


Saturday October 5th – Sung Requiem for Julian Aveling at 12 noon

Byrd 4 (probably) and other stuff TBC


Sunday October 6th – Trinity XIX – 27th in Ordinary Time

Harvest Festival at the 10.30 Solemn Eucharist with children in church.

Mozart, Spatzenmesse (congregational Gloria)

Wood, Oculi omnium


Sunday October 13th – Trinity XX – 28th in Ordinary Time

Rheinberger, Mass in Eb (congregational Gloria)

Stanford, Beati quorum


Sunday October 20th – Trinity XXI – 29th in Ordinary Time - Ladies

Britten, Missa Brevis (choir Gloria)

Bouzignac, Amica mea


Sunday October 27th – Last after Trinity – 30th in Ordinary Time – Gents

Duruflé, Missa cum jubilo (choir Gloria)

Poulenc, O, mes très chers frères


Saturday 2nd November – All Souls Day Mass at 12 noon – Fr Ferns

Fauré, Requiem (extracts)


Sunday November 3rd – All Saints’ Sunday

Wood, Missa Portae Honoris (choir Gloria)

Britten, O be joyful


Sunday November 10th – 3rd before Advent – 32nd in Ordinary Time 

Stravinsky, Mass (choir Gloria)

Byrd, Justorum animae


Sunday November 17th – 2nd before Advent – 33rd in Ordinary Time

Ireland Mass in C (congregational Gloria)

Britten, Rejoice in the Lamb


Sunday November 24th – Christ the King

Baptism and Confirmation with Bishop Stephen Pedley

Schubert in G (congregational Gloria)

Handel, Zadok the priest

Sortie Handel, Halleluja chorus


Saturday November 30th

                St George’s Bazaar from 11.00 till 17.00 


Sunday December 1st – Advent I


Sunday December 8th – Advent II

                Carol Service at Caen


December 15th – Advent III

                Carol Service at St George’s, Paris


08:30 - Said Eucharist
10:30 - Sunday Eucharist


18:00 - Evening Prayer

18:30 - Eucharist


12:00 - Eucharist

18:00 - Evening Prayer


18:00 - Evening Prayer

18:30 - Eucharist

12:00 - Eucharist


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