After Christmas the Choir will be singing a weekend of services at York Minster as follows: Saturday 29th December 2018 Choral Evensong at 5.15pm, Sunday 30th December 2018 Choral Eucharist at 10.00am, Choral Matins at 11.30am & Choral Evensong at 4.00pm.
It is always good to see some familiar faces in the congregation, so please come along and support us if you can.
Christmas Eve 7pm – Nine Lessons and Carols,
Christmas Eve 11.30pm – Midnight Mass,
Christmas Day 10am – All Age Christmas Worship
St John’s choir will be singing Choral Evensong at Selby Abbey at 6.30pm on Sunday 29th October 2017.
Music for the Choral services at St John’s in October will be:
Choral Eucharist (15th October) Setting – Sumsion in F, Communion Motet – Thou visitest the earth (Greene)
Choral Evensong (22nd October) Introit – View me Lord (Lloyd), Responses – Reading, Canticles – Philip Moore 3rd Service, Anthem – If ye love me (Aston)
We hope to see you at one or both of these services!
St John’s tour this summer was to St German’s Cathedral, Peel on the Isle of Man. The choir sang for two services. The first, Morning Worship with Eucharist, was to the setting ‘Mass of the Quiet Hour’ (Oldroyd) and the Communion Motet was ‘Come Down O Love Divine’ (Stopford). The second was Choral Evensong for which the Introit was ‘A Child Like Me’ (Wills), the Responses were by Aston, the Canticles were Dyson in F and the Anthem was ‘Let All The World In Every Corner Sing’ (Alex Hall).