Benefice of Harston, Hauxton and Newton

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Our Programme

All in Harston Church unless otherwise indicated.

The Music Group will sing on:

Sunday 21 October 2018 10.00 am Holy Communion Harvest Thanksgiving:

Give Almes of Thy Goods by Christopher Tye

The Music Group sang on:

Sunday 23 September 10.00 am Morning Prayer:

Venite, Exultemus (Psalm 95) chant by W Marsh;

A Gaelic Blessing by John Rutter;

O Lord listen to my prayer by Margaret Rizza.

Sunday 8 July 2018 11.00 am Holy Communion at Hauxton ChurchGod is a Spirit by W Sterndale Bennett.

Sunday 10 June 2018 10.00 am Morning Prayer: 
O Lord, open thou our lips by Andrew Carter
Psalm 130 by Catherine Walker
Awake, thou wintry earth by J S Bach

Sunday 20 May 2018 10.00 am Holy Communion Whit Sunday / Pentecost:  Come down, O Love divine by W H Harris.

Sunday 29 April 2018 10.00 am Holy Communion: All People that on Earth do Dwell by Thomas Tallis.

Sunday 1 April 2018 10.00 am Holy Communion EASTER DAYLove Divine by Howard Goodall.

Music Group rehearsing on Easter Day 2018

Friday 23 March 2018 7.30 pm Oculi Omnium by Charles Wood in Harston Village Hall for Brigid's retirement 'do'.

Oculi omnium

     and the surprise item,  for Brigid's benefit,"I do like to be beside the seaside!"

I do like to be beside the seaside

Sunday 4 March 2018 10.00 am Holy Communion Third Sunday of Lent: Thou knowest, Lord by Henry Purcell.

Sunday 4 February  2018 10.00 am Holy Communion Second Sunday before Lent: Never weather-beaten sail by Charles Wood.

Wednesday 20 December 2017 7.00 pm Carols by Candlelight, including Here is the Little Door by Herbert Howells and The Shepherds' Farewell from L'Enfance du Christ by Berlioz.

Sunday 3 December 2017 10.00 am Holy Communion Advent Sunday: Veiled in Darkness by Glenn L Rudolph.

Sunday 5 November 2017 10.00 am Holy Communion [observed as] All Saints' Day, Patronal Festival: God so loved the world by Bob Chilcott and Prayer of Saint Richard of Chichester by Malcolm Archer.

Sunday 8 October 2017 11.00 am Holy Communion Harvest Thanksgiving at Hauxton Church: a setting of Psalm 126 by Mary Amidon.

Sunday 18 June 2017 10.00 am Holy Communion First Sunday after Trinity: The Lord is my Shepherd by Lennox Berkeley and God be in my Head by Walford Davies.

Sunday 4 June 2017 10.00 am Holy Communion Whit Sunday / Pentecost:  Come down, O Love divine by W H Harris.

Sunday 14 May 2017 11.00 am Holy CommunionKing of Glory, King of Peace by J S Bach, arr. by W H Harris at Hauxton Church.

Sunday 26 March 2017 11.00 am Morning Prayer for Mothering SundayCantate Domino by Pitoni and The Call from 'Five Mystical Songs') by Vaughan Williams at Hauxton Church.

Sunday 5 March 2017 10.00 am Holy Communion First Sunday in Lent: God so Loved the World by John Goss and Nolo mortem peccatoris by Thomas Morley.

Sunday 5 February 2017 10.00 am Holy Communion Fourth Sunday before Lent: Holy is the True Light by W H Harris.

Thursday 22 December 2016 7.00 pm Carol-singing in various locations in Harston and Hauxton.

Wednesday 21 December 2016 7.00 pm Carols by Candlelight

Sunday 4 December 2016 10.00 am Holy Communion Advent Sunday: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel  by John Rutter.

Sunday 27 November 2016 11.00 am Holy Communion Advent Sunday: Adam Lay Ybounden music to a Middle English text by Boris Ord at Hauxton Church

Sunday 30 October 2016 10.00 am Patronal Festival: Let us now praise famous men by Vaughan Williams

Sunday 2 October 2016 10.00 am Harvest FestivalJubilate by Charles Wood.

Saturday 11 June 2016 2.30 pm Historical Pageant: Madrigals and songs:

Now is the month of maying and Sing we and chant it by Thomas Morley, Since first I saw your face by Thomas Ford, The lark in the clear air by Andrew Carter, and Thou visitest the earth by Maurice Greene.

Sunday 15 May 2016, Whit Sunday, 10.00 am Holy Communion: My soul there is a country by C H Parry.

Saturday 23 April 2016, 7.30 pm in St Philip’s Church, 185 Mill Road.

The  Music Group joined with St. James's Church, Wulfstan Way, to sing in a fundraising concert for HoverAid.  We sang several well-known anthems including Stainer’s God so loved the world and Parry’s My soul there is a country Other community groups contributed some Gospel songs and Jazz musical items.

Sunday 27 March 2016, Easter Sunday, 10.00 am Holy Communion: Love Divine by Howard Goodall

Sunday 20 March 2016, Palm Sunday, 10.00 am Benefice Holy Communion: Ave Verum Corpus by Edward Elgar

Sunday 6 March, Mothering Sunday, 10.00 am Benefice Holy Communion: My eyes for beauty pine by Herbert Howells

Sunday 28 February 2016, 11.00 am Morning Prayer at Hauxton Church: O Lord my God by Samuel Wesley

Sunday 31 January 2016, Candlemas, 10.00 am Benefice Holy Communion: Comfort, O Lord, the soul of thy servant by William Crotch.

Monday 21 December 2015 Carol singing in Meadow Way and Queen's Close.

Sunday 13 December 2015, the Third Sunday in Advent, Advent Service of Light 11.00 am Morning Prayer at Hauxton Church: Wachet auf by J S Bach

Sunday 29 November 2015  10.00 am Benefice Holy Communion which will also be a Celebration of The Rev Brigitte Snell's Ministry: Rejoice in the Lord alway by Henry Purcell.

Sunday 1 November 2015 10.00 Patronal Festival: Locus Iste by Bruckner

Saturday 31 October 2015 6.30 pm The Opening of the Norman Jones Annexe: Locus Iste by BrucknerFor the Beauty of the Earth by John Rutter, and Swing Low, Sweet Chariot.

Sunday 4 October 2015 10.00 am Holy Communion/Harvest Festival: For the Beauty of the Earth by John Rutter.

Saturday 25 July 2015:

Kings and Vagabonds

Sunday 21st June 2015 10.00 am Holy Communion: Lead me, Lord by Samuel Wesley

Pentecost/Whit Sunday: 24th May 2015 10.00 am Benefice Holy Communion: Litany to the Holy Spirit by Peter Hurford and Come, Holy Ghost by Thomas Attwood

Sixth Sunday of Easter: 10th May 2015 10.00 am Holy Communion: Thou visitest the earth by Maurice Greene

Third Sunday of Easter: 19th April 2015 10.00 am Benefice Communion at Hauxton Church: If ye love me, keep my commandments by Thomas Tallis

Palm Sunday: Sunday 29th March 2015 7.30pm at Harlton Church:

Joining with other choirs  to sing J S Bach's St John Passion. 

Mothering Sunday: Sunday 15th March 2015 10.00 am Holy Communion Service:

The Choral O mighty love, o love beyond all measure from J S Bach's St John Passion

First Sunday of Lent: Sunday 22nd February 2015 10.00 am Benefice Communion at Hauxton Church:

The anthem Lord, For Thy Tender Mercy's Sake by Richard Farrant

Sunday 25th January 2015 10.00 am Benefice Communion: 

Come, Holy Ghost by Thomas Attwood.

Advent 4: Sunday 21st December 2014 10.00 am Holy Communion Service: Ave Maria: Malcolm Archer and Wie soll ich dich empfangen from J S Bach's Christmas Oratorio

Advent 2: Sunday 7th December 2014 10.00 am Holy Communion Service: Angelus ad Virginem: 13th Century melody arr. Andrew Carter

Sunday 26th October 2014 6.00 pm: Songs of Praise. Your favourite hymns - and Elgar's stirring harvest anthem Fear Not, O Land  and William Boyce's Voluntary in D.

Saturday 13th September 2014 Concert included Mendelssohn's Lauda Sion 

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