St. John’s Choir

sings at the 10:30 Eucharist and at Seasonal Festival Services 

October 6 Pentecost 22

Offertory Anthem – How lovely are the messengers  – Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)(#45)

Communion Anthem – This is the Day – Anonymous (ca. 1600)

October 13 Pentecost 23

Offertory Anthem – Benedicturs Es Domine – Leo Sowerby (1895 – 1968)

Communion Anthem – God so loved the world – John Stainer (1840-1901)

October 20 Pentecost 24 – JAZZ MASS – Olympia Sacred Jazz Ensemble

Offertory Anthem – Jazz Ensemble

Communion Anthem – Jazz Ensemble

October 27 Pentecost 25

Offertory AnthemMake a joyful noise unto the Lord – William Mathias (1934-1992)

Communion AnthemPrayer to Jesus – George Oldroyd

 

November 3 Pentecost 26 ALL SAINTS

Offertory Anthem –  Psalm 84: Cantique de Jean Racine – Gabriel Fauré (1845–1924) arr. Hal Hopson

Communion AnthemTurn thy face from my sins – Thomas Attwood (1765-1828)(#298)

 

November 10 Pentecost 27

Offertory Anthem‘Tis the gift to be simple – Shaker Song Adapted by Aaron Copeland (1900 – 1990) (with Es Spiritus dancers)

Communion AnthemAve verum corpus natum – Gabriel Fauré (1845–1924)

 

November 24 Last Sunday after Pentecost – Christ the King

Offertory AnthemPraise, O praise – Martin How (b.1931)
Communion AnthemCantate Domino – Giuseppe Pitoni (1657-1743)

 

 

ADVENT/Christmas ANTHEMS to be scheduled

  • I sing of a maiden – Archer
  • Adam lay ybouden – Ord
  • Advent Responses  –
  • Lullay my liking
  • Gabriel’s Message
  • There is no Rose of such virtue – ed. John Stevens
  • Riu Riu Chiu – Spanish Carol
  • El cant dels ocells- (Song of the Birds) – arr. Casals, choir arr. J. French
  • Coventry Carol – CC1
  • Ding Dong! Merrily on high – arr. Ch. Wood
  • O Magnum Mysterium – Tomas Luis de Victoria
  • Shepherd’s Carol – William Billing
  • In the bleak midwinter – Gustav Holst
  • Lo, how a rose – Michael Praetorius
  • Good Christian Men, Rejoice – 14th Century Carol
  • Gaudete Christus est natus
  •  – www.youtube.com/watch?v=vh1KdbM5t9s
  • Psallite – Michael Preatorius
  • Infant Holy Infant Lowly – Polish carol – arr. Willcocks
  • People look East – trad. French Carol