MUSIC AT THE CATHEDRAL
April 2019


Choral Evensong is sung by the Cathedral Choir on Monday and Thursday at 5.15pm during term time.
The Choir also sing during the Sunday morning service at 10.30am


Monday 1 April
Choral Evensong
(Cathedral Choristers)
Responses: Smith
Psalm 70
Bairstow in Eb
Anthem: It is a thing most wonderful (Ex ore innocentium): Ireland
Hymn: You holy angels bright

Thursday 4 April
Choral Evensong (Cathedral Choir)
Responses: Smith
Psalm 90
Noble in B minor
Anthem: Do not be afraid: Stopford
Hymn: Jesu, lover of my soul

Sunday 7 April
10.30am Morning Prayer
(Cathedral Choir)
Hymns: Rejoice the Lord is King
Yet not I, but Christ in me
To God be the glory
Anthems: Jesu, joy of man’s desiring
Rejoice in the Lord alway: Purcell
Jesu, word of God incarnate (Ave Verum corpus): Mozart

Monday 8 April
Choral Evensong
(Cathedral Choristers)
Responses: Plainsong
Psalm 43
Long in F
Anthem: Walking in a garden: Cobb
Hymn: My song is love unknown

Thursday 11 April
No Choral Evensong

Sunday 14 April
10.30am Morning Prayer (Cathedral Choir)
Hymns: All glory, laud and honour
Ride on, ride on in majesty
My song is love unknown
Anthems: Have mercy on me (Miserere): Allegri
Surely he has borne our griefs
And with his stripes
All we like sheep: Handel (from Messiah)

Monday 15 April
Choral Evensong
(Cathedral Special Services Choir)
Introit: Thy rebuke has broken his heart: Handel
Plainsong responses
Psalm 16
Walmisley in D minor
Anthem: Wash me throughly: SS Wesley
Hymn: There is a green hill

Good Friday, 19 April
10.00am: Holy Communion
(Cathedral Lay Clerks)
Anthems: When I survey (arr. Jones)
Excerpts from ‘The Crucifixion’: Stainer
For us, the Easter Lamb was slain: Bach (from Cantata no. 4)
Hymns: My song is Love unknown
How deep the Father’s love for us
When I survey

7.00pm: Handel’s Messiah
- book tickets here

Easter Day, 21 April
10.00am Holy Communion
Hymns: Jesus Christ is risen today
In Christ alone
The strife is o’er
Thine be the glory
Anthems: O Rejoice that the Lord has arisen: Mascagni (from Cavalleria Rusicana)
Hallelujah!: Handel
I know that my Redeemer liveth: Handel
Te Deum in Bb: Stanford


The Cathedral Choir will be in recess until Thursday May 9

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