The Music of St James’s Church

SUNDAY 16th February

Sexagesima

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa Brevis in B flat, KV 275– Mozart
Motet: I was glad – Purcell
Voluntary: Fugue in C, BWV 547– J. S. Bach

SUNDAY 23rd February

Quinquagesima

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Mass in E, “Collegium Regale”– Darke
Motet: Et post dies sex – Guerrero
Voluntary: Fugue in B minor, BWV 544– J. S. Bach

WEDNSDAY 26th February

Ash Wednesday

7.30pm High Mass
Setting: Missa Iste Sanctus– Guerrero
Motets: Miserere mei– Allegri
In ieiunio et fletu– Tallis

SUNDAY 1st March

Lent I

10.30am Litany in Procession & High Mass
Setting: Missa l’hora passa – Viadana
Motet: Drop, drop, slow tears – Gibbons
Voluntary: Double voluntary in D minor – Purcell

6pm Choral Evensong & Benediction
Responses: Reading
Psalm: 50, vv. 1-15
Canticles: Dyson in F
Anthem: Wash me thoroughly – Wesley
Voluntary: Psalm Prelude, Set 2, No. 1 “De profundis clamavi” – Howells

SUNDAY 8th March

Lent II

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa Simile est regnum – Victoria
Motet: Timor et tremor – Poulenc
Voluntary: Plein jeu & Dialogue sur les grands jeux – Guilain

SUNDAY 15th March

Lent III

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa Brevis – Radcliffe
Motet: God so loved the world – Stainer
Voluntary: O mensch, bewein dein Sunde gross, BWV 622 – J. S. Bach

SUNDAY 22nd March

Mothering Sunday

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa Brevis in C, KV 259 ‘Orgelsolo-messe’ – Mozart
Motet: Ave virgo sanctissima – Guerrero
Voluntary: Prelude & Fugue in D major, BWV 138 – Buxtehude

SUNDAY 29th March

Passion Sunday

10.30am High Mass
Setting: Missa bell’ amiftrit altera – Lassus
Motet: Crucifixus a 8 – Lotti
Voluntary: Fantasia in G minor, BWV 542 – 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.