Past Events

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


Sunday 03 December, 2017

Patronal Evensong at 5pm

St Andrews Church, Great Linford, Milton Keynes

  • Psalm 150
  • Preces and Responses: Richard Shephard
  • Canticles: Plainsong with Fauxbourdons, Francis Jackson
  • Anthem: Doctor bonus, Tomas Luis de Victoria

Sunday 22 October, 2017

Visiting Choir Bristol Cathedral

Sunday Eucharist at 10.00 am

  • Psalm 99
  • Missa Beata dei Genitrix, Alonso Lobo (1555-1617)
  • Communion motet: O sacrum convivium, Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)
  • Organ voluntary: Festival Toccata, Percy Fletcher (1879-1932)

Sunday Evensong at 3.30 pm

  • Psalm 142
  • Preces and Responses: Richard Shephard (b 1949)
  • Magificat secundi toni, Orlando Lassus (1532-1594)
  • Nunc Dimittis, Jacob Regnart (c1540-1599)
  • Anthem: Descendi in hortum meum, Cipriano de Rore (1516-1565)
  • Organ voluntary: Allegretto from 5 Short Pieces, Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)

Saturday 21 October, 2017

Visiting Choir Bristol Cathedral

Saturday Evensong at 3.30 pm

  • Psalm 105:1-22
  • Preces and Responses: Richard Shephard (b 1949)
  • Canticles: Plainsong with Fauxbourdons, Francis Jackson (b 1917)
  • Anthem: Henry VI’s Prayer, Francis Jackson (b 1917)
  • Organ voluntary: Impromptu Opus 5, Francis Jackson (b 1917)