Sunday 25 November - Christ the King

9.30 am Procession & Sung Mass with incense

  • Motet: Cannons (Forth in the peace of Christ), George Frideric Handel

11.00 am Procession & Solemn Mass

  • Prelude: Choral-prélude à l'introït de la Messe de Christ-Roi, Rolande Falcinelli

  • Mass: French Mass, John Sheppard

  • Motet: Let all mortal flesh, Edward Bairstow

  • Postlude:  Imperial march, Edward Elgar

Sunday 2 December - Advent I

9.30 am Sung Mass (All Ages) with incense

11.00 am Litany in Procession & Solemn Mass

  • Prelude: Rorate coeli, Jeanne Demessieux

  • Mass:  Missa brevis in D minor, Antonio Lotti

  • Motet:  This is the truth sent from above, Ralph Vaughan Williams

  • Postlude: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV 659, Johann Sebastian Bach

4.00 pm Organ Recital

  • Le monde dans l'attente du Sauveur, Marcel Dupré

  • Seven allegorical pictures based upon the Norwegian folk tune Kling no, klokka, Sverre Eftestøl   

4.30 pm Solemn Evensong, Advent Carols, & Benediction

  • Introit:  Matin responsory, after Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

  • Canticles:  Plainsong with fauxbourdons

  • Carol: Adam lay ybounden, Boris Ord

  • Carol:  Hymn to the Virgin, Benjamin Britten

  • Carol:  Jesus Christ the apple tree, Elizabeth Poston

  • Motet:  A tender shoot, Otto Goldschmidt

  • Divine Praises:  John Kitchen

  • Postlude:  Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen, Johannes Brahms

Saturday 8 December - Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

10.00am Procession & Solemn Mass

  • Prelude: Ave maris stella, Healey Willan

  • Mass:  Missa super dixit Maria, Hans Leo Hassler

  • Motet:  Hail! Blessèd Virgin Mary, Charles Wood

  • Postlude:  Alma Redemptoris mater, Léonce de Saint-Martin

Sunday 9 December - Advent II

9.30 am Sung Mass

11.00am Solemn Mass

  • Prelude:  Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, Marcel Dupré

  • Mass:  Missa brevis II, Healey Willan

  • Motet:  Lo, in the time appointed, Healey Willan

  • Postlude:  Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV 660, Johann Sebastian Bach

Sunday 16 December - Advent III

9.30 am Sung Mass

11.00 am Solemn Mass

  • Prelude: Veni Emmanuel, Flor Peeters

  • Mass: Messa a quattro voci da Cappella, Claudio Monteverdi

  • Motet:  Rejoice in the Lord alway, Anonymous

  • Postlude:  Wachet auf, Johann Sebastian Bach 

Sunday 23 December - Advent IV

9.30 am Sung Mass

11.00 am Solemn Mass

  • Prelude:  Aria, Andrew Carter

  • Mass:  Missa de Beata Virgine, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

  • Motet:  Ave Maria, Robert Parsons

  • Postlude:  Toccata on Veni Emmanuel, Andrew Carter

Monday 24 December - Christmas Eve

4.00 pm Sung Mass with Pageant & Carols

11.00 pm Solemn Midnight Mass & Procession

  • Preludes:                               

    • x Noël (Bon Joseph, écoutez-moi) Louis-Claude Daquin

    • i Noël (À la venuë de Noël) Louis-Claude Daquin

    • viii Noël étranger Louis-Claude Daquin

    • iv Noël (Noël, cette journée) Louis-Claude Daquin

    • xii Noël Suisse (Ô Dieu de clémence) Louis-Claude Daquin

    • Offertoire sur deux noëls Félix-Alexandre Guilmant

  • Mass:  Missa O magnum mysterium, Tomás Luis de Victoria

  • Motet:  Quem vidistis, pastores? Richard Dering

  • Motet:  Bethlehem down, Peter Warlock

  • Postlude:  Toccata, Charles-Marie Widor

Tuesday, 25 December - Christmas Day

9.30 am Sung Mass with Carols

Sunday 30 December - Christmas I

9.30 am Sung Mass

11.00 am Solemn Mass

  • Prelude: In dulci jubilo, Johann Michael Bach

  • Mass:  Missa brevis I, Healey Willan

  • Motet:  Here are we in Bethlehem, Healey Willan

  • Postlude:  In dulci jubilo, Johann Sebastian Bach