Music - 2 December 2018 to 13 January 2019

SUNDAY 2 December 2018 ADVENT SUNDAY
9.45 a.m. PARISH EUCHARIST
See separate booklet

11.15 a.m. Family Eucharist
NEH 10 Long ago, prophets knew
Sanctus and Benedictus - Slane
NHWS 25 Be still, for the presence of the Lord
NHWS 298 Sing to God new songs of worship

6.00 p.m. – CPP Advent Carol Service at Christ Church. Choir invited. Music tba.


SUNDAY 9 December 2018 SECOND OF ADVENT
9.45 a.m. Whole Family Parish Eucharist
Introit NEH 495 God is working his purpose out
Setting Said Creed, “Angel voices” Sanctus, Benedictus, “Repton” Agnus Dei
Gradual NEH 438 (T296i) Praise to God
Offertory NEH 10 Long ago, prophets knew
Communion Organ: Chorale Prelude on Es ist ein ros entsprungen – Johnannes Brahms
Post Communion NHWS 142 I cannot tell
Organ Chorale Prelude on the Magnificat by J S Bach

6.30 p.m. Sung Evensong
Responses Smith
Psalm 75
Office Hymn NEH 1 Creator of the stars of night
Canticles Set C
Anthem How beautiful upon the mountains by John Stainer
Hymns NEH 18 Ye servants of the Lord
NEH 15 The Lord will come and not be slow
Organ Winter by Antonio Vivaldi - transcribed by Alan Ridout

WEDNESDAY 12 December 2018 Royal Eastbourne Golf Club Carol Service
see separate booklet

SATURDAY 15 December 2018
4.30 p.m.CHRISTINGLE SERVICE – See separate booklet


SUNDAY 16 December 2018 THIRD OFADVENT — O Sapientia
9.45 a.m. Parish Eucharist
Introit NEH 12 On Jordan’s bank
Setting Rizza – Kyries, Sanctus, Benedictus & Agnus Dei
Gradual CW DP 55b T376 Benedictus
Offertory NEH 11 O come, O come
Communion Organ: Fidelis - Percy Whitlock
Post Communion NEH 18 Ye servants of the Lord
Organ Chorale Prelude on Nun komm der Heiden Heiland - J S Bach

6.30 p.m. Sung Evensong with Solemn Benediction
Responses Ebdon
Psalm 50 vv 1-6
Office Hymn NEH 1 Creator of the stars of night
Canticles set D
Hymn NEH 275 Blessed Jesu, Mary’s Son
Anthem Let my prayer – John Blow
Hymns NEH269 Part 2, NEH 268 Part 2, Blessed Praises
Organ Voluntary in G by Henry Smart

SUNDAY 23 December 2018 FOURTH OF ADVENT — Gaudete
9.45 a.m. PARISH EUCHARIST
Introit CP 35 People look East
Setting Trinity Mass - Thorne
Gradual NEH 186 Tell out my soul
Offertory NEH 478 Ye watchers and ye holy ones
Communion Organ: Chorale Prelude on Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich - J S Bach
Post Communion NEH 9 Lo he comes
Organ Fugue on the Magnificat - J S Bach

6.30 p.m. SERVICE OF NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS – See separate booklet

Monday 24 December 2018

4.30 p.m. Crib Service – separate booklet – no choir
6.30 p.m. (leave 6.00 p.m.) Carols at The Grand Hotel – music TBA


11.30 p.m. MIDNIGHT MASS OF THE NATIVITY
Introit NEH 34 Once in royal David’s city
Setting Gloria – “Ode to joy”,
Sanctus, Benedictus & Agnus Dei – Schubert: Deutsche Messe
Gradual NEH 25 God rest you merry, gentlemen
Gospel Acclamation - Alleluia
Offertory NEH 26 Hark the herald angels sing
Anthem Carols sung by the Choir
Communion NEH 32(omit vs 4) O little town of Bethlehem
Post Communion NEH 30 (om 2,4,7) O come, all ye faithful
Organ Assistant Organist’s Choice


TUESDAY 25 December 2018 CHRISTMASS DAY
9.45 a.m. Sung Eucharist of Christmas Day
Introit NEH 30 om 3f O come all ye faithful
Setting Gloria – “Ode to joy”,
Sanctus, Benedictus “Angel voices” & Agnus Dei – “Repton”
Hymn NEH 20(om 2-4 T19ii) From east to west
Gradual NEH 41 (T 48) Where is this stupendous stranger
Offertory NEH 28 In the bleak mid-winter
Communion NEH 22 Away in a manger
Post Communion NEH 26 Hark the herald angels sing
Organ Chorale Prelude on In dulci jubilo by J S Bach

A very merry and joyful Christmass to you all.

SUNDAY 30 December 2018 THE NAMING AND CIRCUMCISION OF JESUS
9.45 a.m. Parish Eucharist
Introit 338 (om 5f) At the name of Jesus
Setting Thorne – Mass of St Thomas
Gradual NEH 43 Child of the stable’s secret birth
Gospel Acclamation Alleluia
Offertory CP 52 (T NHWS204) Glory to God, all heav’n with joy Communion NEH 40 What child is this
Post Communion NEH 29 It came upon the midnight clear
Organ Variations on How Brightly Shines the Morning Star - Dietrich Buxtehude

Please note the Choir is on holiday this Sunday and there is no Sung Evensong on this day.

SUNDAY 6 January 2019 THE EPIPHANY OF CHRIST
9.45 a.m. PARISH EUCHARIST
Introit NEH 49 Brightest and best
Setting Aston
Anthem From the rising of the sun - Ouseley
Gradual NEH 48 Bethlehem of noblest cities
Offertory NEH 50 From the eastern mountains
Communion NEH 52 O worship the Lord
Post Communion NHWS 351 We three kings
Organ: Fantasia in C Minor - J S Bach

11.15 a.m. Family Eucharist
NEH 355 What child is this
NHWS 411 Gloria
Sanctus and Benedictus - Slane
NHWS 420 Brightest and best
NHWS 351 We three kings

6.30 p.m EVENSONG
Responses Ferial
Psalm 46
Office Hymn NEH 51 Hail thou source of every blessing
Canticles Set B
Anthem Coventry Carol - Pageant of the Shearmen and Tailors 15th Cent
Hymns 23 Behold the great creator
43 Child of the stable’s secret birth
Organ Marche des Rois Mages – Théodore Dubois

SUNDAY 13 January 2019 THE BAPTISM OF CHRIST
9.45 a.m. WHOLE FAMILY PARISH EUCHARIST
Introit NHWS 204 Lord, for the years
Setting Coventry Gloria, “Slane” Creed, Deutsche Messe Sanctus, Benedictus & Agnus
Gradual CP 92 (T 32) Christ, when for us you were baptised
Offertory NEH 55 Hail to the Lord’s anointed
Communion NEP 634 (ii) vv 1-5 Fairest Lord Jesus
Post Communion NEH 50 (T Camberwell) From the eastern mountains
Organ Grand Chœur – Théodore Dubois

6.30 p.m. CHORAL EVENSONG
Hymn NEH 159 vs 1,2,5 I bind unto myself
Responses Ayleward
Psalm 47
Office Hymn NEH 54 O Trinity of blessed light
Canticles Sumsion in A
Anthem Little Lamb – John Tavener
Hymns NEH 58 (T238) The sinless one,
NEH 137 Come down, O love divine
Organ Festive Trumpet Tune - David German

Canon Tom Mendel MA, SSC, Vicar
Victor Potter, Snr FNMSM, Cert RSCM, FASC, LGMS, FISM, Organist and Director of Music   



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