Category: Worship Music

Music to end the day Sunday, 15 November 2020

In the past few days our thoughts have been with the thousands of men and women who through two world wars and more recent conflicts have sacrificed their lives in the cause of justice and peace. The poignancy of this Remembrance season has been heightened by news this week that deaths in the UK from Coronavirus...

Music videos for Sunday, 15 November 2020

[The following videos were provided for the music in this morning’s Service of the Word.] Organ Prelude “Humoresque L’organo primativo” (Toccatina for Flute) Composed by Pietro Alessandro Yon, inspired by a folk-made organ encountered in a museum. Hymn Come to us, creative Spirit Words by David Mowbray. Tune: ANGEL VOICES composed by Edwin George Monk. Hymn...

Music videos for Sunday, 8 November 2020

The following videos may not have appeared in this morning’s service. Prelude Improvisation on “O Valiant Hearts” Tune SUPREME SACRIFICE composed by Charles Harris. Improvisation on the piano by Adrian Boynton.  Introit  Justorum Animae Words from the Book of Wisdom 3:1-3. Opus 38, a motet composed by Charles Villiers Stanford. Hymn O God our help...

Music to End the Day for Sunday, 1 November 2020

Good evening, everyone. Today, as you know, is All Saints Day, and tomorrow, 2 November is the Commemoration of All Souls. All Souls Day is an occasion to contemplate mortality and grief, resurrection and hope. In the context of the present pandemic, it provides an important opportunity to celebrate the lives of all who have died...

Music videos for Sunday, 1 November 2020

Prelude  Improvisation on SINE NOMINE Composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams, improvisation by Adrian Boynton. Choir Introit Holy is the true light Words from the Salisbury Diurnal by G.H. Palmer. Composed by William Harris. Hymn For all the saints who from their labours rest Words by William Walsham How.  Tune: SINE NOMINE composed by Ralph Vaugham Williams....

Music to end the Day for Sunday, 25 October 2020

Good evening, everyone. Music to end the day opens with a reflective Folk Tune by Cecil Armstrong Gibbs. The name of Armstrong Gibbs may not be familiar, but he was one of the most prolific English composers of the twentieth century (taught by Vaughan Williams), with a vast portfolio of songs and instrumental works. Armstrong Gibbs’s...

Music videos for Sunday, 25 October 2020

Organ Prelude O for the wings of a dove From the cantata “Hear my prayer” composed by Felix Mendelssohn. Introit Locus iste a Deo factus A sacred motet composed by Anton Bruckner. Hymn Alleluia, sing to Jesus Words by W. Chatterton Dix. Tune: HYFRYDOL by Rowland Hugh Pritchard. Choral response Ubi Caritas Composed by Ola Gjeilo. Hymn...

Choral Evensong for Sunday, 18 October 2020

Led by Revd Tim Norwood The video recording for this service can be viewed (on YouTube) by following this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5k6zhjT2iJQ Because it is quite a lengthy recording (over an hour) it may, depending on your network, take a little while to get to it. The Order of Service is available as a PDF file here:...