The Collegiate & Civic Church of

St Mary, Swansea

Services & Music – August 2017

 

The St Mary’s Choirs are in recess during August, but we are pleased to be welcoming visiting choirs for Sundays 13th, 20th and 27th August.

 

Tuesday 1st August

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Antonio Pescatore, Rome

 

Friday 4th

11.00am Mothers’ Union Archidiaconal Eucharist

 

SUNDAY 6th August   Transfiguration of Our Lord

11.00am Holy Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 2, 248, 546, 502                                        Ps 97

Johann Sebastian Bach           Adagio, BWV 564

Noel Rawsthorne                   Festival Flourish

 

4.00pm Evening Prayer (said)

 

Tuesday 8th      Dominic (1221), Preacher

12.30pm Holy Eucharist, with Healing

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Huw Tregelles Williams, St Mary’s, Swansea

 

SUNDAY 13th August Ninth Sunday after Trinity

Services today are sung by Vox Angelica

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Preacher: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Hymns: 6 (i), 426, 411, 612                                   Ps 85, 8-13

J. D. Edwards          Rhosymedre
Gabriel Fauré         Messe Basse
Gabriel Fauré         Ave Verum

4.00pm Choral Evensong
Hymns: 419, 267

Felix Mendelssohn Lift thine eyes
Malcolm Archer Responses                                  Ps 86

Herbert Sumsion in G
Martin How           Day by day

 

Tuesday 15th    Mary, Mother of Our Lord

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: James Gough, London

 

SUNDAY 20th August Tenth Sunday after Trinity

Services today are sung by Hemiola

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant: The Revd Canon Ian Rees, Rector

Preacher: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Assistant Curate

Hymns: 449, 98, 483, 557(i)

Herbert Sumsion in F                                            Ps 67

Henry Purcell        Remember not, Lord, our offences

 

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Hymns: 371(i), 628

Christopher Tye    Laudate Nomen Domini

William Smith Responses                                      Ps 90

Basil Harwood in Ab

Edward C. Bairstow               Save us, O Lord

 

Tuesday 22nd  

12.30pm Cymun Bendigaid

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Dr Ian Rutt, Swansea University

 

SUNDAY 27th August Eleventh Sunday after Trinity

Services today are sung by Adamas Voces

11.00am Choral Eucharist

Celebrant & Preacher: The Revd Fr John Anthony, Curate

Hymns: 585, 600, 236(ii), 277                               Ps 138
Vaughn Richardson               Ave Maria
David Thorne         Mass of St Thomas
L.J. White               A prayer of St. Richard of Chichester

4.00pm Choral Evensong
Hymns: 445, 627 (t.227)

Ralph Vaughan Williams       The Call
Timothy Noon Responses                                     Ps 95
George Dyson in C minor
Craig Sellar Lang   Let all the world

 

Tuesday 29th    The Beheading of John the Baptist

1.10pm Summer Organ Series: Dr William Reynolds, Director of Music, St Mary’s, Swansea, and Organist, Llandovery College

 

 

Become a New Generation Chorister

We are keen to welcome and encourage a new intake of junior singers (aged 7 upwards) to join our Boys’ Choir and Girl Choristers across the City & County of Swansea to share with the success of our Boys’ Choir and Girl Choristers who receive a free, professional cathedral-style choral training

 

Please contact Dr William Reynolds

Director of Music

01792 467606

for information on becoming a member of

St Mary’s Choir, St Mary’s Boys’ Choir, St Mary’s Girl Choristers, or concerning University Choral Scholarships

www.swanseastmary.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

The St Mary’s

Summer Organ Series

 

Tuesdays 1.10pm-1.50pm

4th July until 12th September

 

Free admission – retiring collection

 

1st August Antonio Pescatore (Rome)

8th August Huw Tregelles Williams (St Mary’s, Swansea)

15th August James Gough (London)

22nd August Dr Ian Rutt (Swansea University)

29th August Dr William Reynolds (Director of Music, St Mary’s, Swansea, and Organist, Llandovery College)

5th September Dr Alan Sykes (St Mary’s, Swansea, and Uniting Church Sketty)

12th September Joshua Xerri

 

Retiring collections towards the tunings, upkeep and general maintenance of the St Mary’s Organ

Come early to enjoy tea, coffee, cakes and light lunches on sale in our Café beforehand

 

www.organrecitals.com

 

Weekly Service Pattern (August)

Sundays

11.00am Choral Eucharist

4.00pm Choral Evensong

Tuesdays

12.30pm Eucharist, with Healing (2nd Tuesday of the month)

12.30pm Cymun Bendigaid (4th Tuesday of the month)

Wednesdays

10.30am Holy Eucharist

Fridays and Saturdays

12.30pm Holy Eucharist

(except 1st Friday of each month)

 

 

www.swanseastmary.co.uk