We are proud to present the first two organ recitals to celebrate the 200th Birthday of the Cathedral in 2019,
given by M. Thomas Ospital (st Eustache Paris)
both on Monday 8th July:
12.30-1.30pm, Lunchtime recital
8.30pm, Thomas Ospital will improvise an accompaniment to the 1925 silent film ‘The Phantom of the Opera’.

Tickets for both events are available on the door,
or lunchtime recital
for Phantom of the Opera
These two events are part of the Sydney inSpires Fesital- Australia’s biggest-ever festival of Sacred Music.
More information on the festival



Wednesdays at 12:30 pm


August 7 Police Band

August 28 Navy Band

September 18 Police Band

September 25 Navy Band

October 16 Police Band

October 30 Navy Band

November 20 Police Band

December 4 Navy Band

December 18 Police Band

Young Music 2018


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Monday 12:30pm  During School term   

Lunchtime concert by students from St Andrew's Cathedral School




August 2019

Choral Evensong is sung by the Cathedral Choir on Mondays and Thursdays.
The Cathedral Choir also sing at the Sunday morning service at 10.30am.

Thursday 8 August
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choir)
Responses: Neary
Psalm 96
Dyson in F
Anthem: Cantique de Jean Racine: Faure
Hymn: God who madest Earth and Heaven

Sunday 11 August
10.30m: Morning Prayer
(Cathedral Choir are fundraising at ‘City to Surf’ for their forthcoming choir tour)
O worship the King (Hanover)
God has spoken (Ebenezer)
O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness (Was lebet)
Rejoice, The Lord is King (Darwall’s 148th)

Monday 12 August
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choristers with St Mark’s School Wellington, NZ)

Responses: Archer
Psalm: 67
Canticles: John Wood in G
Anthem: Light of the World: Dankworth
Hymn: Immortal, invisible (St Denio)

Thursday 15 August
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choir)
Responses: Stewart
Psalm 90
Harwood in Ab
Anthem: Te Deum: Herbert Howells (Collegium Regale)
Hymn: Glorious things of Thee are spoken (Abbots Leigh)

Sunday 18 August
10.30m: Holy Communion (Cathedral Choir)
Amazing Grace
Yet not I, but Christ
Love divine, all loves excelling
Anthems: Kyrie Eleison: Vaughan Williams
Gloria in excelsis: Vaughan Williams (Mass in G minor)
Cantique de Jean Racine: Faure

Monday 19 August
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choristers)

Responses: Boughen
Psalm 54
Canticles: Thiman in F
Anthem: May the Lord bless thee: Percy
Hymn: Be Thou, my vision (Slane)

Thursday 22 August
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choir)
Responses: Rose
Psalm 61
Canticles: Wood in F (Collegium Regale)
Anthem: How lovely are thy dwellings fair: Brahms (from A German Requiem)
Hymn: All my hope on God is founded (Michael)

Sunday 25 August
10.30am: Morning Prayer
(Cathedral Choir)
Hymns: Great is thy faithfulness
Before the throne of God above
Go forth and tell
Anthems: In my father’s house: Stopford
If the Lord had not helped me: Bairstow
O taste and see: Vaughan Williams

The Very Rev. Kanishka Raffel, Dean of Sydney
Ross Cobb, Organist & Director of Music

Sean Henderson, Assistant Organist
Samuel Giddy, Senior Organ Scholar
Callum Knox, Junior Organ Scholar