Past Events

Sunday 16 December, 2018

Carol Service at 5 pm

St Mary Magdalene Church, Willen, Milton Keynes

Service of lessons and carols- music sung by Quorum listed below

  • Jesus Christ the Apple Tree, Elizabeth Poston (1905-1987)
  • In the stillness, Sally Beamish (b 1956)
  • A Christmas Carol, Charles Ives (1874-1954)
  • A Spotless Rose, Ola Gjeilo (b 1978)
  • The Lamb, John Tavener (1944-2013)

Sunday 21 October, 2018

Visiting Choir at Rochester Cathedral

Sunday Services

Mattins at  9.45 am

  • Preces and Responses, Matthew Martin
  • Psalm 133
  • Venite sung to chant
  • Benedictus sung to chant
  • Te Deum from the First Great Service, Robert Parsons

Eucharist at 10.30 am

  • Missa Surge propera, Francisco Guerrero
  • Motet: O sacrum convivium, Sebastian de Vivanco
  • Organ voluntary: Te Deum, Jean Langlais

Evensong at 3.15 pm

  • Preces and Responses, Matthew Martin
  • Psalm 141, 1-6, 9-11
  • Magnificat Primi Toni, Hernando Franco
  • Nunc Dimittis, Tomas Luis de Victoria
  • Anthem: Ave Regina caelorum, Tomas Luis de Victoria
  • Organ voluntary: Symphony no 6 in G minor (V) Finale, Charles-Marie Widor

Saturday 20 October, 2018

Visiting Choir Rochester Cathedral

Saturday Evensong at 3.15 pm

  • Preces and Responses, Matthew Martin
  • Psalm 104, 1-13
  • Magnificat Tertii Toni, Cristobal de Morales
  • Nunc Dimittis from the Truro Evening Service, Philip Stopford
  • Anthem: Ave virgo sanctissima, Francisco Guerrero
  • Organ Voluntary: Litanies, Jehan Alain

Sunday 30 September, 2018

Evensong for Saint Michael and All Angels at 6 pm

St Mary Magdalene Church, Willen, Milton Keynes

  • Psalms 138 & 148
  • Preces and Responses: Matthew Martin (1976-)
  • Magnificat Tertii Toni, Cristobal de Morales (c1500-1553)
  • Nunc Dimittis from the Truro Evening Service, Philip Stopford (1977-)
  • Anthem: Angelis suis mandavit de te, Manuel Cardoso (1566-1650)

Sunday 22 July, 2018

Patronal Evensong at 6 pm

St Mary Magdalene Church, Willen, Milton Keynes

  • Psalm 63
  • Preces and Responses: Richard Ayleward (1626-1699)
  • Canticles: Short Service, Edmund Hooper (c1553-1621)
  • Anthem: Behold it is Christ, Edmund Hooper (c1553-1621)

Sunday 03 June, 2018

Visiting Choir at York Minster

Sunday Eucharist at 10.00 am

  • Missa Surge Propera, Francisco Guerrero
  • Communion motet: O sacrum convivium, Francisco Guerrero
  • Organ voluntary: Festival Toccata, Percy E Fletcher

Sunday Matins at 11.30 am

  • Preces and Responses: Richard Ayleward
  • Venite: sung to chant
  • Te Deum, from the First Great Service, Robert Parsons
  • Benedictus, from the First Great Service, Robert Parsons
  • Anthem: Deliver me from mine enemies, Robert Parsons
  • Organ voluntary: Trumpet Voluntary (Op 6 No 5), John Stanley

Sunday Evensong at 4.00 pm

  • Preces and Responses: Richard Ayleward
  • Canticles: from the First Great Service, Robert Parsons
  • Anthem: Domine, quis habitabit?, Robert Parsons
  • Organ voluntary: Nun Danket Alle Gott (Op 65 No 59), Sigfried Karg-Elert

Saturday 02 June, 2018

Visiting Choir York Minster

Saturday Evensong at 5.15 pm

  • Preces and Responses: Richard Ayleward
  • Canticles: Short Service, Edmund Hooper
  • Anthem: Behold it is Christ, Edmund Hooper
  • Organ voluntary: Toccata, Georgi Mushel

Sunday 25 March, 2018

Reflections for Holy Week at 6 pm

St Mary Magdalene Church, Willen, Milton Keynes 

  • Stabat mater, Juan Gutierrez de Padilla (c1590-1664)
  • Lamentations, Hernando Franco (1532-1585)
  • Circumdederunt me dolores mortis, Juan Gutierrez de Padilla (c1590-1664)

Sunday 25 February, 2018

Evensong at 6 pm

St Leonard’s Church, Yardley Gobion, Northamptonshire

  • Psalm 113
  • Preces and Responses: Richard Ayleward (1626-1669)
  • Canticles: from the First Great Service by Robert Parsons (c1530-1572)
  • Anthem: Behold it is Christ, Edmund Hooper (c1553-1621)

Sunday 17 December, 2017

Carol Service at 5 pm

St Mary Magdalene Church, Willen, Milton Keynes

Music to be announced