MUSIC AT THE CATHEDRAL
May 2018
 

Thursday 3 May
1.10pm: Organ Recital, Titus Grenyer
(St James', King St.)
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choir) 
Responses: Ayleward
Psalm 16
Brewer in D
Anthem: O Sons and daughters: Walford Davies
Hymn: The Strife is o'er

Sunday 6 May
10.30am
 Morning Prayer (Cathedral Choir)
Hymns: How firm a foundation
My hope is built on nothing less
I am the bread of life
Anthems: I sat down: E. Bairstow
Blessed be the God and Father: S.S. Wesley
A new Song: J. Macmillan

Monday 7 May
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choristers) 
Responses: Plainsong
Psalm 117
Magnificat: Blatchley
Nunc Dimittis: Burgon
Anthem: Risen Lord: Rose
Hymn: In Christ alone

Thursday 10 May (Ascension Day)
1.10pm: Organ Recital, Ross Cobb (St Andrew's Cathedral)
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choir) 
Responses: Rose
Psalm 47
Dyson in D
Anthem: All people, clap your hands: Weelkes
Hymn: Rejoice, the Lord is King

Sunday 13 May
10.30am
 Morning Prayer (Cathedral Choir)
Hymns: Now thank we all our God
Glorious things of Thee are spoken
I vow to you, my Saviour
Anthems: O clap your hands: Vaughan Williams
For the beauty of the Earth: Rutter
Rise Heart (Five Mystical Songs): Vaughan Williams

Monday 14 May
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choristers) 
Responses: Boughen
Psalm 70
Dyson in C minor
Anthem: Love one another: SS Wesley
Hymn: Before the ending of the day

Thursday 17 May
1.10pm: Organ Recital, David Reccia Chynoweth, Italy/Australia 
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choir) 
Responses: Neary
Psalm 67
Friedell in F
Anthem: The Spirit of the Lord: Elgar
Hymn: Come Holy Ghost, our souls inspire

Pentecost Sunday 20 May
10.30am: Holy Communion

Anthems: I will not leave you comfortless: Byrd
O Lord send Thy Holy Spirit: Tallis
All people, clap your hands: Weelkes
The Road Home: Paulus
Hymns: Rejoice, the Lord is King
Come down, O Love Divine
The God of Abram praise

Monday 21 May
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choristers) 
Responses: Boughen
Psalm 134
Bairstow in Eb
Anthem: How can I keep from singing?: Archer
Hymn: Abide with me

Thursday 24 May
5.15pm: Choral Evensong
(Cathedral Choir & Bishop Michael Stead) 
Responses: Stewart
Psalm 100
Bairstow in D
I saw the Lord: Stainer
Hymn: Holy, Holy, Holy

Sunday 27 May 10.30am: Morning Prayer
with Cantata
 no. 34 'O Eternal Fire': J.S Bach
Anthems: Eternal Source of Light divine: Handel
Let their celestial concerts all unite (from 'Samson'): Handel
Hymns: All people that on Earth do dwell
Holy, Holy, Holy
Christ is the world's true light

Monday 28 May
5.15pm: Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choristers) 
Responses: Neary
Psalm 87
Blake in D
Litany to the Holy Spirit: Hurford
Hymn: Praise, my Soul

7pm Celebration Organ Concert by Colin Andrews, USA
International recording and concert artist Colin Andrews presents a special recital in hour of Olivier Messian's 110th birthday
More information here

Thursday 31 May
5.15pm: Choral Evensong
(Cathedral Choir) 
Responses: Smith
Psalm 121
Sumsion in G
Anthem: If ye love me: Wilby
Hymn: Immortal, Invisible

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