Music List2018-11-08T17:18:24+00:00

The Music of St James’s Church

SUNDAY 11th November

Remembrance Sunday

10.55am Requiem Mass
Introit: For the fallen – Guest
Setting: Missa pro defunctis – Cardoso

SUNDAY 18th November

Trinity XXI

10.30am High Mass & Holy Baptism
Setting: Missa Sancta et Immaculata – Guerrero 
Motet: I was glad – Purcell
Voluntary: Fantasia in G – Parry

SUNDAY 25th November

Christ the King

10.30am Procession & High Mass 
Setting: Missa Papae Marcelli – Palestrina
Motet: Exaudiat te Dominus – Robert White
Voluntary: Allegro maestoso (Sonata in G, Op. 28) – Elgar

SUNDAY 2ndDecember

Advent I

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa L’hora passa– Viadana
Motet: E’en so Lord Jesus, quickly come– Manz
Voluntary: Wachet auf, ruft uns die stimme, BWV 645 – J. S. Bach

6pm Advent Carol Service
Music as per Order of Service

SUNDAY 9th December

Advent II

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa Octavi Toni– Lassus
Motet: This is the record of John– Gibbons
Voluntary: Nun komm, der heiden heiland, BWV 659 – J. S. Bach

SUNDAY 16th December

Advent III (Gaudete)

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Little Organ Mass– Haydn
Motet: Lo, how a rose e’er blooming– Blackwell
Voluntary: Fugue on the Magnificat, BWV 733 – J. S. Bach

6pm Festival of Lessons & Carols
Music as per Order of Service

SUNDAY 23rd December

Advent IV

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa Simile est regnum– Victoria
Motet: This is the truth sent from above– Vaughan Williams
Voluntary: Cortège et Litanie– Marcel Dupré

MONDAY 24th December

The Nativity of Our Lord

11.30pm Midnight Mass
Setting: Mass in G– Schubert
Motet: O magnum mysterium & Hodie Christus natus est– Poulenc
Voluntary: Toccata– Marcel Lanquetuit

TUESDAY 25th December

The Nativity of Our Lord

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa Brevis in C, KV 220 ‘Sparrow’– Mozart
Motet: Whence is that goodly fragrance flowing– Ledger
Voluntary: Festival Toccata– Percy Fletcher

SUNDAY 30th December

Christmas I

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa Brevis– Leighton
Motet: Sing lullaby– Howells
Voluntary: In dulci jubilo, BWV 729– J. S. Bach

George de Voil BA (Oxon.) FRCO
Organist and Director of Music 

This programme is subject to change and is a guide only.

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