Music for the Service on Sunday, 6 December 2020

[The following is a list of music from the Service of the Word on the Second Sunday of Advent, 6 December 2020]


Sonata No.4 in B♭ major
From 6 Organ Sonatas, Opus 65, by Felix Mendelssohn
2nd Movement – Adante religioso

Short Introit

How beautiful are the feet
Aria from “Messiah” (HWV 56)
by George Fredrick Handel


The Advent of our King
Words: Charles Coffin, translated by John Chandler
Tune: ST. THOMAS by Aaron Williams


The day of the Lord shall come (Iona)
Words: John Bell and Graham Maule © 1987 WGRG, Iona Community.
Tune: Air Falalalo (trad)

Choral Reflection after Sermon

Canite Tuba (Sound the trumpet, the day of the Lord is near)
Words from Joel 2:1 and Isaiah 40:4
Music by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina


Hills of the North Rejoice
Words: Charles E. Oakley
Tune: LITTLE CORNARD by Martin Shaw


Monologue No 1 Con moto, from Opus 162, by Josef Gabriel Rheinberger