We warmly welcome Robert, Julian and Stefano who have joined us in recent weeks, just in time for Advent and the new liturgical year.
Here are the music lists for November and December. I shall post the Christmas music separately.
1st Laudate Nomen Domini (Tye) Ave Verum (Elgar) For All the Saints (146)
8th Dona Nobis Pacem, Jesu Dulcis Memoria (Zohlen) Abide with Me (4)
15th Verbum Supernum (Zohlen) O Sanctissima (Dress) For All the Saints (146)
22nd Pie Jesu (Webber) Jesu Audi Nos (Winter) The King of Love my Shepherd Is (528)
29th ADVENT ONE Rorate Coeli (Christopher Tye) Panis Angelicus (Casciolini) Oh Come, Oh Come Emmanuel (384)
6th ADVENT TWO Adoro te Devote (Caspar Ett) Ave Maria (Witt) Mary Immaculate, Star of the Morning (345)
13th ADVENT THREE Gaudeamus Hodie, Tollite Hostias, On Jordan’s Banks the Baptist’s Cry (418)
20th ADVENT FOUR Ave Verum (Zohlen) Flos Mariae, Hark, the Herald Voice is Calling (201)
27th CHRISTMASTIDE Gaudate, Ave Maria (Arcadelt) Angels we have Heard in Heaven (40)
Practice times are 10am Sunday in the presbytery for a run through and after 10.30 mass (up to 12.30pm) in church for the main practice for the following week.
Please watch this space as extra practices will be arranged for new Christmas music and to bring new members up to speed.
Many thanks to all our singers for sharing your gifts, your time and your commitment.
Clare Tucker (Choir Mistress / Polyphony)