Monday, 16 October 2017

Services this weekend. Solemn Evensong, Compline and Vespers.

Friday 20th October. 7pm. 

Solemn Evensong according to the Customary of Our Lady of Walsingham.

Feria.

Ps 104

Hymn: Jesu, Lover of my soul (NEH: 383)

Readings: Sir 1:1-10, 18-27 1 Cor 15:1-11

Friday 20th October. 9pm.

Compline by candlelight. Roman Rite Extraordinary Form.

S. Joannis Cantii Confessoris ~ III. classis

Pss 76i; 76ii; 85. Antiphon: Voce mea

Office Hymn: Te Lucis (1st tune)

Marian Antiphon: Salve Regina (simple tone)

Both these services as usual at the church of St. Mary, Bishophill Junior, York.

Saturday 21st October. 4pm

St. Cuthbert's Chapel, Ushaw College.


Gregorian Chant Vespers of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Roman Rite. Extraordinary Form.

Pss 109; 112; 121; 126; 147

Office Hymn: Ave Maris Stella

Marian Antiphon: Salve Regina (from St. Mary's Abbey, York.)

I'm incredibly excited about this, as it will be the first time that Vespers has been sung in this Form at Ushaw for decades!

You may also be interested in the following, where I'm singing with the excellent St. Austin's Choir from Wakefield.

Sunday 22nd October. 11am.

Leeds Cathedral.

Solemn Mass. Roman Rite. Ordinary Form.

Casciolini: Mass in A
Gregorian Chant: Credo III
Rutter: For the beauty of the earth
Pitoni: Cantate Domino

Monday, 9 October 2017

Services this weekend. Solemn Evensong, Compline and Holy Mass.

Friday 13th October. 7pm.
Solemn Evensong according to the Customary of Our Lady of Walsingham.

St Edward the Confessor, optional memorial.

Pss 69; 70

Readings: Mic 3:9 - 4:5 1 Cor 12:12-26

Friday 13th October. 9pm.
Compline by Candlelight. Roman Rite Extraordinary Form.

S. Eduardi Regis Confessoris ~ III. classis

Compline of Friday.

Pss 76i; 76ii; 85. Antiphon, Voce mea.


Office Hymn: Te Lucis tune I


Marian Antiphon. Salve Regina - simple tone.


Both these services as usual at the church of St Mary, Bishophill Junior, York.

All welcome!

Saturday 14th October. 4pm.

Holy Mass according to the Ordinariate Use of the Roman Rite. (Divine Worship.)

This will be the very first Mass of the York Ordinariate Mission. It's an historic occasion on two counts, as not only is it the Mission's first Mass, it is also taking place (with permission) in the oldest church in the City of York, St Mary's Bishophill Junior.

The Mass will be Celebrated by Fr. David Stafford of the Sheffield Ordinariate, and will be the anticipated Mass of the Sunday, the 18th after Trinity . The music will be chant taken from the Plainchant Gradual and Anglican Use Gradual, with Merbecke's setting of the Mass and the simple tone Salve Regina.

Anyone within reasonable distance of York is very welcome!



Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Solemn Evensong and Compline. 6th October.

7pm. Evensong according to the Customary of Our Lady of Walsingham.

St Bruno, Priest, optional memorial  or: Feria (Friday of Week 26 per annum)

Pss 32: 33: 34

Readings:  Hos 10:1-15 1 Cor 9:16-27

Schola:  Do let me know if you’re going to be at Evensong as well as Compline, so I know how many (or few) copies of the Psalms to produce!
I’m conscious that I’m wasting too much of my own time and resources on producing music, so I really do need to know who’s going to be there or not. Just turning up on the day doesn’t help me one bit!

Your assistance would be appreciated. J


9pm. Compline by Candlelight. Roman Rite Extraordinary Form.

S. Brunonis Confessoris ~ III. Classis

Compline of Friday.

Pss: 76i; 76ii; 85. Antiphon: Voce mea.

Office Hymn, Te Lucis – 1st  Tune.

Marian Antiphon. Salve Regina, Simple Tone.

Both services as always in the church of St Mary, Bishophill Junior, York.

All welcome! 


Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Solemn Evensong and Compline, Friday 29th September 2017.

7pm. Evensong according to the Customary of Our Lady of Walsingham.

Sts Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, Archangels (Michaelmas), feast

Pss 8; 138

Readings:  Dan 12:1-3 or 2 Kings 6:8-17 Heb 1:1-14

Prayer of St. Michael (Gregorian Chant) sung here as an anthem.

Schola:  Do let me know if you’re going to be at Evensong as well as Compline, so I know how many (or few) copies of the Psalms and anthem to produce!

9pm. Compline by Candlelight. Roman Rite Extraordinary Form.

In Dedicatione S. Michaëlis Archangelis ~ I. classis

Compline of SUNDAY.

Pss: 4; 90; 133. Antiphon: Miserere.

Office Hymn, Te Lucis – 2nd Tune for First Class Feasts.

Marian Antiphon. Salve Regina, Solemn Tone.

Both services as usual, at the church of St. Mary, Bishophill Junior, York.

All Welcome!

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Solemn Evensong and Compline. Friday 22nd September 2017

Evensong according to the Customary of Our Lady of Walsingham. 7pm.

Ember Day.

Pss 108; 109

Readings: Esther 1:1-4, 10-19 (2:5-8, 15-23) 1 Cor (2:14—3:15) 3:16-23

Compline by Candlelight. 9pm.

Feria Sexta Quattuor Temporum Septembris ~ II. classis

Psalms {from the Psalter for the day of the week} 76i; 76ii; 85. Antiphon, Voce mea.


Te Lucis: Ferial tune. (Although the day is ranked as 2nd Class, it's still a Feria!)


Marian Antiphon. Salve Regina (simple tone)


Both services as usual, at the church of St. Mary, Bishophill Junior, York.

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Evensong and Compline, Friday 15th September 2017.

7pm. Evensong according to the Customary of Our Lady of Walsingham

Our Lady of Sorrows (St Mary at the Cross), memorial

Ps 78
Readings: Job 29:1; 31:24-40 Phil 3:1-16
Stabant juxta crucem, chant introit from the Mass of the day, sung here as an anthem.

9pm. Compline by Candlelight. Roman Rite, Extraordinary Form.

Septem Dolorum Beatae Mariae Virginis ~ II. classis
Compline of SUNDAY.
Te Lucis 1st tune.
Marian Antiphon. Salve Regina (solemn tone)

Both services in the church of St Mary, Bishophill Junior, York.

All Welcome!

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

Evensong and Compline. Friday 8th September 2017

7pm. Evensong according to the Customary of Our Lady of Walsingham

The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, feast

Pss 122; 127
Readings: Is 11:1-5, Gal 4:1-7 or Rom 5:12, 17-19
Salve, sancta parens, chant introit from the Mass of the day, sung here as an anthem.

9pm. Compline by Candlelight. Roman Rite, Extraordinary Form.

In Nativitate Beatæ Mariæ Virginis ~ II. Classis
Compline of SUNDAY.
Te Lucis 1st tune.
Marian Antiphon. Salve Regina (solemn tone)

Both services in the church of St Mary, Bishophill Junior, York.

All Welcome!