Durham University Chamber Choir ‘There is Sweet Music’

January 11, 2020
7:00 pm

Durham University Chamber Choir present “There is Sweet Music”, conducted by Marcello Palazzo and formed of the best singers from Durham University. The programme offers a thrilling range of music by composers ranging from Chesnokov to Gesualdo, and, as their first concert in London in years, promises to be a spectacular evening. Come and support twenty-two of Durham University’s finest musicians as they aim to fundraise for the production of their CD this summer.

Free admission to Temple Church, London at 7pm on Saturday 11th January 2020 with a retiring collection and drinks reception afterwards.”

Choral Communion

January 12, 2020
11:15 am
The Temple Church Choir

Organ Prelude Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam, BWV684 (J. S. Bach)

Mass Missa brevis (Ashton Thomas)
Gradual Psalm 131. 1-4
Preacher The Master
Communion Anthem Ave Maria (Mendelssohn)
Organ Voluntary Prelude in C minor (Mendelssohn)

Lunchtime Organ Recital

January 15, 2020
1:15 pm

Roger Sayer performs music by Widor, Vierne and Dupre.

Free admission, retiring collection. Click here for more information.

Choral Evensong

January 15, 2020
5:45 pm
Organ Prelude Allein Gott in der Höh’ sei Her’, BWV662 (J. S. Bach)
Responses (Tomkins)
Psalm 146
Magnificat Short Service (Weelkes)
Nunc Dimittis Short Service (Weelkes)
Anthem The Heavens are telling (Haydn)
Organ Voluntary Concerto in C, BWV595 (Ernst arr. Bach)

Choral Evensong

January 16, 2020
5:45 pm
Choral Evensong to celebrate 100 years since Helena Normanton’s first Dinner, 11 Jan 1920, as a Student of Middle Temple, the first woman to be admitted to any Inn. The service will be sung by the Temple Singers and the Preacher will be the Bishop of London.

Sung by the Temple Singers

Organ Prelude Annunciation IV (Bingham)

Responses (Byrd)
Psalm 122 (Cozzolani)
1st Lesson From Judith 8 and 9
Magnificat (Stanford in G)
2nd Lesson From Luke 23 and 24
Nunc Dimittis (Burgon)
Anthem Chichester Psalms Mvt 1 (Bernstein)
Organ Voluntary Veni creator spiritus (Demessieux)

Choral Mattins

January 19, 2020
11:15 am
The Temple Singers

Organ Prelude Prelude in E flat (Harris)

Responses (Byrd)
Psalm 145. 1-12
Te Deum (Tallis)
Benedictus (Dorian)
Anthem Ego Flos Campi (Clemens non Papa)
Preacher The Reader
Organ Voluntary Master Tallis’s Testament (Howells)