This week's choral services

13th October 2019 - 19th October 2019
Sunday, 13th October 2019
Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity
THE TRANSLATION OF ST EDWARD THE CONFESSOR, KING, 1163, 1269
10:30am Sung Eucharist Quire

Setting: Byrd Mass for five voices
Motet: Byrd Beati mundo corde
Voluntary: Guilmant March on a theme of Handel Op 15 no 2

Preacher: The Reverend Professor Sarah Foot Canon, Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, and Regius Professor of Ecclesiastical History, Oxford University

3:00pm Evensong Quire

Introit: Tye Give almes of thy goods
Responses: Leighton
Canticles: Purcell in G minor
Anthem: Elgar Give unto the Lord
Voluntary: Bach Prelude and Fugue in C BWV 545

Preacher: The Reverend Dr James Hawkey Canon in Residence

Tuesday, 15th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
5:00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Lay Vicars

Introit: Byrd Psallite Domino
Responses: Tallis
Canticles: Tye Short Service
Anthem: Gibbons Glorious and powerful God

Thursday, 17th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
5:00pm Evensong Quire

Introit: Tye Give almes of thy goods
Responses: Byrd
Canticles: Marenzio Magnificat octavi toni
Wood Nunc dimittis in B flat
Anthem: Gibbons Sing unto the Lord

Friday, 18th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
5:00pm Evensong Quire
sung by the Choirs of Westminster Abbey and Westminster Cathedral

Prelude: Franck Cantabile
Introit: plainsong Iste Confessor
Responses: Byrd
Canticles: Mundy Magnificat secundi toni
Victoria Nunc dimittis tertii toni
Anthem: Bruckner Os justi meditabitur
Voluntary: Bach Prelude and Fugue in E BWV 566

Saturday, 19th October 2019
Octave of the Translation of St Edward the Confessor
11:30am Festival Sung Eucharist Quire
sung by the Westminster Abbey Special Service Choir

Setting: Padilla Missa Ego flos campi
Motet: Victoria Laetatus sum
Voluntary: Buxtehude Praeludium in D BuxWV 139

Preacher: The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Justin Welby Archbishop of Canterbury, Primate of All England, and Metropolitan

3:00pm First Evensong of the Dedication of Westminster Abbey Quire

Introit: Bruckner Locus iste
Responses: Byrd
Canticles: Howells Westminster Service
Anthem: Martin In the Midst of Thy Temple
Voluntary: Messiaen Apparition de l'église éternelle

THERE ARE NO CHORAL SERVICES ON WEDNESDAYS.