Choral Music for the Liturgy 2017-18

Advent through Epiphany

December 3   Advent I

Offertory: O thou, the central orb     Charles Wood

Communion: We wait for thy loving kindness O Lord    William McKie

December 10   Advent II

Offertory: Canite tuba    Giovanni da Palestrina

Communion: Comfort, comfort ye my people    Michael Velting

December 17   Advent III

Offertory: Magnificat in Ab     Basil Harwood

Communion: This is the record of John     Orlando Gibbons

December 17   Festival of Lessons and Carols

Matin Responsory:     Robert Lehman

After the 1st Lesson: The Lord at first did Adam make     arr. DavidWillcocks

After the 2nd Lesson: Zion at thy shining gates     Gary Davison

After the 3rd Lesson: The Apple Tree     David Ashley White

After the 4th Lesson: People look East     arr. Paul Trepte

After the 5th Lesson: There is no rose     John Joubert  

After the 6th Lesson: The Cherry Tree Carol     arr. Stephen Cleobury

After the 7th Lesson: While the shepherds were watching      C. Armstrong Gibbs

After the 8th Lesson: Torches    arr. David Willcocks

After the 9th Lesson: A stable lamp is lighted     Richard Shephard

December 24   No Cathedral Choir

December 24   Christmas Eve

Offertory: While the Shepherds were watching      C. Armstrong Gibbs

Communion: There is no rose     John Joubert

Communion: A stable lamp is lighted     Richard Shephard

Communion: Torches     arr. David Willcocks

Communion: In the bleak midwinter     Harold Darke

January 31   No Cathedral Choir

January 7   First Sunday after the Epiphany

Offertory: Jesus autem hodie     Peter R. Hallock

Communion: A stable lamp is lighted     Richard Shephard

January 14

Offertory: View me, Lord     Charles Wood

Communion: God be in my head     Andrew Carter

January 21

Offertory: O Jesus, joy of loving hearts     Allen Orton Gibbs

Communion: As the lyre to the singer     Steven Rickards

January 28

Offertory: O Almighty God     George Barcroft

Communion: O for a thousand tongues to sing     Richard Shephard

February 4

Offertory: Exsultate justi     Ludovico Viadana

Communion: O dulcis memoria     Randall Giles

February 11   Epiphany Last – The Transfiguration

Offertory: O nata lux     Eleanor Daley

Communion: O lux beatissima      Howard Helvey