Simon Jacobs - Director       Paul thomas - Organist

2013-2014 Season Schedule

Unless otherwise noted services are held at:
St. James Episcopal Church |Directions|
76 Federal Street
New London, CT 06320-6601

September 22, 2013 - 5:00 PM
Choral Evensong
Pequot Chapel, New London, CT |Directions|
  • Introit: Hail Gladdening Light - Wood
    Preces: Tomkins
    Psalm 34: Benedicam Dominum Chant: Thomas Norris
    Canticles: Brewer in D
    Anthem: Expectans expectavi - Wood
|Program Notes|
October 27, 2013 - 5:00 PM
Choral Evensong
  • Introit: Abendlied - Rheinberger
    Preces: Neswick
    Psalm 103: Benedic, anima mea Chant: John Camidge II
    Canticles: Howells – Gloucester Service
    Anthem: Save us, O Lord - Bairstow
|Program Notes|
December 8, 2013 - 5:00 PM
A Service of Lessons and Carols for Advent
|A History of The Service of Lessons and Carols|
  • Introit: Rorate coeli - Plainsong
    Carol: Adam lay ybounden - Warlock
    Carol: And the glory of the Lord (Messiah) - Handel
    Carol: Lo, how a rose e'er blooming - Distler
    Carol: All this time this song is best - Walton
    Carol: There is no rose - Joubert
    Carol: Benedictus in C - Stanford
    Closing Carol: Tomorrow shall be my dancing day - Gardner
|Program Notes|
February 2, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Choral Evensong
  • Introit: When to the temple Mary went - Eccard
    Responses: Byrd
    Psalm 8: Domine, Dominus noster Chant: Thalben-Ball
    Psalm 84: Quam dilecta! Chant: Hopkins
    Canticles: Magnificat - Tomkins (Second Service)
                   Nunc Dimittis - Holst
    Anthem: How lovely are thy dwellings - Brahms
|Program Notes|
March 2, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Choral Evensong
St. Thomas's Episcopal Church, New Haven |Directions|
  • Introit: Let all mortal flesh keep silence - Bairstow 
    Responses: Tomkins
    Psalm 114: In exitu Israel Chant: George Mursell Garrett
    Psalm 115: Non nobis, Domine Chant: Gerald Knight
    Canticles: Wood in E♭
    Anthem: Spem in alium - Tallis
April 6, 2014 - 5:00 PM 
Choral Evensong
  • Introit: Miserere mei, Deus - Byrd
    Responses: Byrd
    Psalm 145: Exaltabo te, Deus Chant: Barnby
    Canticles: Byrd – Second Service
    Anthem: Lord, let me know mine end - Greene
May 11, 2014 - 5:00 PM 
Choral Evensong
  • Introit: Praise the Lord, ye servants - Blow
    Responses: Tomkins
    Psalm 103, Benedic, anima mea Chant: Pye
    Canticles: Blair in B minor
    Anthem: Blessed be the God and Father – S.S. Wesley
June 29, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Choral Evensong
Watch Hill Chapel, Westerly, R.I.
  • Music to be announced
July 20-27, 2014 
Choir in Residence - Ely Cathedral
Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK