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St John's Cathedral

Current Music List

2 April 2017 - The Fifth Sunday of Lent
9:00am Sung Eucharist:
Setting: The Book of Common Prayer Noted (John Merbecke)
Psalm 130 (Tone I.8, Fauxbourdon by Viadana)
Communion Anthem: God so loved the world (Bob Chilcott)

9 April 2017 - Palm Sunday
9:30am Sung Eucharist with the Chinese Choir:
Setting: Broken for You (Margaret Rizza)
Antiphon: Hosanna to the Son of David (chant)
Psalm 31. 10-18 (South)
Communion Anthem: Were you there? (trad. Spiritual, arr. Bob Chilcott)

6:00pm Tenebrae:
Tenebrae Psalms (Plainsong)
Anthem: Lamentations of Jeremiah I (Thomas Tallis)

13 April 2017 - Maundy Thursday
9:00am Chrism Eucharist:
Setting: Broken for You (Margaret Rizza)
Psalm 133 (Riding)
Communion Anthem: Ave verum (William Byrd)

8:00pm Sung Eucharist by Evensong Choir:
Setting: Communion Service (John Merbecke)
Psalm 116. 1-2, 11-16 (Goss)
Antiphons for Washing of feet (Gregorian chants)
Communion Anthem: Tantum ergo (Déodat de Séverac)

14 April 2017 - Good Friday
1:30pm Good Friday Liturgy:
Psalm 22 (Fauxbourdon)
St John Passion in English (Tomás Luis de Victoria)
Crucum tuam adoramus (Pawel Łukaszewski)
The Reproaches (John Sanders)
Crux fidelis (John IV of Portugal)
Stabat mater (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)
Communion Anthem: Agnus Dei (Benjamin Wallfisch)

15 April 2017 - Easter Eve
8:00pm Easter Vigil:
Exsultet (chant)
Vigil Responsorial Psalms
Easter Acclamation
Setting: Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Psalm 114 (Bairstow)
Thanksgiving for the Resurrection (chant)
Communion Anthem: Haec est dies (Claudio Merulo)

16 April 2017 - Easter Day
9:00am Sung Eucharist:
Setting: Missa in illo tempore (Claudio Monteverdi)
Psalm 118. 1-2, 14-24 (Goodson, Hopkins, Harris)
Thanksgiving for the Resurrection (chant)
Communion Anthem: Alleluia (Ralph Manuel)

6:00pm Choral Evensong by Evensong Choir:
Responses: Richard Ayleward
Psalm 66. 1-11 (Elvey)
Canticles: Evening Canticles in B-flat (Charles Villiers Stanford)
Te Deum in F (John Ireland)

23 April 2017 - The Second Sunday of Easter
9:00am Sung Eucharist:
Setting: Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Psalm 16 (Turle)
Communion Anthem: The Easter Song of Praise (Richard Shephard)

30 April 2017 - The Third Sunday of Easter
9:00am Sung Eucharist:
Setting: Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Psalm 116. 1-4, 11-16 (Goss, Riding)
Communion Anthem: Jesus junxit se (Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina)

7 May 2017 - The Fourth Sunday of Easter
9:00am Sung Eucharist:
Setting: Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Psalm 23 (Riding)
Communion Anthem: Surrexit pastor bonus (Philippe de Monte)

14 May 2017 - The Fifth Sunday of Easter
9:00am Sung Eucharist:
Setting: Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Psalm 31. 1-6 (South)
Communion Anthem: Come, my Way, my Truth, my Life (William Harris)

11:45am Choral Mattins:
Responses: Matthew Martin
Venite (Goodson)
Psalm 30 (Turle)
Canticles: Te Deum and Jubilate in E-flat (Ernest Moeran)
Anthem: Come, my Way, my Truth, my Life (William Harris)

21 May 2017 - The Sixth Sunday of Easter
9:00am Sung Eucharist:
Setting: Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Psalm 66. 7-18 (Elvey)
Communion Anthem: If ye love me (Philip Ledger)

25 May 2017 - Ascension Day
7:30pm Sung Eucharist:
Setting: The Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Psalm 47 (Responsorial Psalm by Alan Rees)
Communion Anthem: Ascendens Christus (Jakob Handl)

28 May 2017 - The Seventh Sunday of Easter
9:00am Sung Eucharist (RTHK Broadcast):
Setting: Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Communion Anthem: Panis angelicus (Ernest Hui)

31 May 2017 - Visitation
7:30pm Sung Eucharist:
Setting: Festive Eucharist (Noel Rawsthorne)
Psalm 113 (Responsorial Psalm by Simon Lesley)
Communion Anthem: Ave Maria, op. 3 (Louis Vierne)

Event Calendar

2017 - Apr

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* Feast Day