April

Worship for April 2012

Sunday 1 – Palm Sunday

  • 08.00 Said Mass.
  • 10.00 Sung Mass with blessing of palms.
    • Anthem: God so loved the world – John Stainer
    • Voluntaries; Chorale prelude: “O Welt, ich muss dich lassen” (Op.122, No11) – Johannes Brahms
  • 11.30 Children’s Mass.

Holy Week

Monday 2

  • 19.45 Sung Mass.
    • Voluntaries: Music for piano
    • Setting : from a Boquen tone: Kyrie, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei

Tuesday 3

  • 19.45 Sung Mass.
    • Voluntaries: Music for flute
    • Setting : from a Boquen tone: Kyrie, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei

Wednesday 4

  • 19.45 Sung Mass.
    • Voluntaries: Music for flute duet
    • Setting : from a Boquen tone: Kyrie, Sanctus, Benedictus, Agnus Dei

Thursday 5 – Maundy Thursday

  • 12.00 Said Mass.
  • 20.00 Mass of the Last Supper with Washing of Feet.
    • Anthems: In monte Oliveti – G B Martini
    • ———– Ubi caritas – Maurice Duruflé
    • ———– If ye love me, keep my commandments – Thomas Tallis
    • ———– Ave verum corpus – William Byrd

Friday 6 – Good Friday

  • 12.00 Meditation with music including:
    • ———– Rockingham – Kenneth Leighton
    • ———– Komm, süsser Tod – J S Bach, arranged by Virgil Fox
    • ———– Herzlich thut mich verlangen” (Op.122, No.10) – Johannes Brahms
    • ———– O Mensch, bewein’ dein’ Sünde gross (BWV 622) – J S Bach
  • 13.45 The Liturgy
    • Anthems: St. John Passion – Tomás Luis de Victoria
    • ———– Crux fidelis – John IV of Portugal

Sunday 8 – Easter Day

  • 06.00 Easter Vigil
    • Anthems: Exultet – plainsong
    • ———– Dutch Easter Carol – harmonised by Charles Wood
    • ———– Come, ye faithful, raise the strain – R S Thatcher
    • Voluntary: Toccata and Fugue in D minor (BWV 565) – J S Bach
  • 10.00 Easter Festival Mass with Baptisms.
    • Anthems: This is the day anon. c.1600
    • ————– The strife is o’er – Melchior Vulpius, arranged by Henry Ley
    • Voluntaries: Sortie in B flat – L J A Léfébure-Wely
    • ———– Toccata from the “Gothic Suite” – Léon Boëllmann

Sunday 15 – Second Sunday of Easter

  • 08.00 Said Mass.
  • 10.00 Sung Mass.
    • Anthem: O sing joyfully – Adrian Batten
    • Voluntaries: Music for flute
    • ———– Chorale Improvisation – “O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort” (Op.65, No.42) – Sigfrid Karg-Elert

Sunday 22nd – Third Sunday of Easter

  • 08.00 Said Mass.
  • 10.00 Sung Mass.
    • Anthem: This joyful Eastertide – Dutch tune arranged by William Harris
    • Voluntaries: Fanfare from Renaissance Suite No.1 – Tielman Susato
    • ———– Toccata, Fugue et Hymne – Flor Peeters

Sunday 29 – Fourth Sunday of Easter

  • 08.00 Said Mass.
  • 10.00 Sung Mass.
    • Anthem: Confitemini Domini – Alessandro Constantini
    • Voluntaries: Chorale prelude – “Jesus Christus, unser Heiland” – Dietrich Buxtehude
    • ———– “Great” Prelude in G (BWV 541) – J S Bach