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Anthem List Fall 2017

Pentecost XIV through Epiphany Observance


All listings are for the 10:00 a.m. service at Westminster Church.


September 10, 2017   (Pentecost XIV)

Thomas Tallis: If Ye Love Me


September 17  (Pentecost XV)

Richard Farrant:  Hide not thy face from me


September 24  (Pentecost XVI)

Richard Shephard: The Secret of Christ


October 1  (Pentecost XVII – World Communion)

Charles Wood:  Summer Ended

Harold W. Friedell:  Draw Us in the Spirit’s Tether


October 8  (Pentecost XVIII)

Ludwig van Beethoven: The Heavens Are Telling


October 15  (Pentecost XIX)

Gustav Holst:  Turn Back O Man


October 22 (Pentecost XX)

Philip Stopford:  O Be Joyful


October 29  (Pentecost XXI – 500th Anniversary of the Reformation)

J.S. Bach:  Now Thank We All Our God

W.A. Mozart (attr.):  Gloria from the Twelfth Mass


November 5  (Observation of All Saints)

Edgar Bainton:  And I Saw A New Heaven

Craig Philips:  And I Saw the Holy City


November 12 (Pentecost XXIII)

Andre Thomas:  Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning


November 19 (Pentecost XXIV)

Edward C. Bairstow:  Save Us O Lord


November 26  (The Feast of Christ the King)

Elizabeth Poston:  Laudate Dominum

Benjamin Britten:  Jubilate Deo in C


December 3  (Advent I)

Healey Willan:  Christ Whose Glory

J.S. Bach:  Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring


December 10 (Advent II)

G.F. Handel:  Comfort Ye  (Messiah)

Kenneth Lowenberg:  The Prophecy of Zachariah


December 10 at 4:00 p.m. – Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Peter Warlock:  Adam lay ybounden  (Women of the Choir)

Sarum Plainsong: Creator of the Stars of Night (Men of the Choir)

Michael Head: The Oxen

Herbert Sumsion: Watts’ Cradle Song (from ‘The Holy Birth’)

Richard Shepherd: A Prayer for a New Mother

John Rutter:  Sans Day Carol

John Rutter:  Star Carol

Stephen Cleobury:  Joys Seven


December 17  (Advent III)

Orlando Gibbons:  This is the record of John


December 24 (Advent IV)

Healey Willan: What Is This Lovely Fragrance


December 24 (Christmas Eve)  at 4:00 p.m.  

Andrew Carter: Maiden Most Gentle

Adolph Adam:  O Holy Night

Richard Shephard:  Prayer for New Mother


December 31  (Christmas I)

Pietro Yon:  Jesu Bambino


January 7  (The Baptism of Our Lord)

Edward C. Bairstow:  The King of Love My Shepherd Is


January 14 (Observation of the Epiphany)

Felix Mendelssohn:  There Shall A Star from Jacob Come Forth

Randall Thompson:  Choose Something Like A Star