Choir Repertoire

Resources for the St James' Choir'

On this page you can see and hear some rehearsal aids for items in the St James’ choir repertoire. 

Training files marked Watch & Play are YouTube videos showing a play-along score of vocal parts (Sibelius). Other examples are provided for Soprano, Alto, Tenor & Bass where possible.

Our Churches' Choir
Churches choir at Christ Church October 2022

Ives, Grayston: Nunc Dimittis (Salisbury Festival Services)

Royse: Appelby Canticles

Shephard: Song of Mary

Darke: Mass in E (Kyrie)

Thorne: Mass of St Thomas

Anon: Kontakion of the Dead - arr. D Hansell

Anon: Hymn to the Trinity (Words Rev’d John Venus Music Anon, arr. D Hansell)

Attwood, Thomas: Teach Me, O Lord

Bainton: And I Saw a New Heaven

Bennet, Richard Rodney: Out of your sleep

Bevan: There's a wideness in God's mercy

Britten: Hymn to the Virgin

Britten: Jubilate Deo

Byrd: Ave Verum Corpus

Byrd: Teach O Lord the way of thy statutes

Bruckner: Locus Iste

Chilcott, Bob:

God So loved the World

Elgar: Ave Verum Corpus

Darke: In the bleak mid-winter

Farrant: Lord, for thy tender mercy's sake

Faure, Gabriel: Cantique de Jean Racine

Gibbons: This is the Record of John

Goodall: The Lord's My Shepherd

Greene, Maurice: Thou Visiteth the Earth

Handel, GF: Zadok the Priest

Hansell, David: Praisèd be the God of Love

Hansell, David: The stupendous stranger

Harris, WH: Faire is the Heaven

Harris, WH: Come Down, O Love Divine

Howells, Herbert

Like as the hart desireth the water-brooks

Come Down, O Love Divine

Ireland, John: Greater Love Hath No Man

Ives, Grayston: Listen Sweet Dove

Joubert, John: O Lord, the maker of al thing

Joubert, John: There is no rose

Lauridsen, Morten: O Nata Lux

L'Estrange, Joanna Forbes: The Mountains Shall Speak peace

Loosemore, Henry: O Lord, Increase our faith

Messiaen: O Sacrum Convivium

Mendelssohn: Above All Praise and Majesty

Moore: What Wondrous Love

Mozart: Ave Verum Corpus

Musson: Fill Us With Love

Purcell: Thou Knowest Lord

Ravenscroft, Thomas - Remember, O thou man

Redford - Rejoice in the Lord Alway

Rutter, John

For the Beauty of the Earth

Gaelic Blessing

I Will Sing With the Spirit

Love came down at Christmas

Sands: Sing of the Lord's Goodness

Schubert: Holy, Holy, Holy (from German Mass)

Schutz, Heinrich: We sing of the birth

Shepherd: A New Commandment

Stanford: O, For a Closer Walk With Thee

Stanford: Ye choirs of new Jerusalem

Stopford, Philip: For the beauty of the earth

Taize: Ubi Caritas

Taize: Ubi Caritas

Tallis: If you love me

Tallis: Verily, Verily I Say Unto You

Townend: How Deep the Father's Love For Us

Tye: O Come Ye Servants

Vaughan Williams:

O Clap your hands

O Taste and See

The Call

Walford Davies: Requiem Aeternam (1916)

Wesley, SS: Ascribe Unto the Lord

Wesley, SS: Blessed be the God and Father

Wesley, SS: Lead Me, Lord

Wesley, SS: Thou Will Keep Him in Perfect Peace

Wesley, SS: Wash me throughly

Wood: This Joyful Eastertide

The Manual of Plainsong 1902

How to sing Anglian Psalms

Anglian Chant

Bramma: Preces and Responses

Sheppard: Pepenbury responses

New English Hymnal

How shall I sing that majesty (with descant)

Gibdon arr. Ogden: Touch the Earth Lightly

Arkwright/Harris: O Valiant Hearts/The Supreme Sacrifice (Remembrance)

Adams: O Holy Night

Anon: The Lord at first did Adam make:

Chilcott: Silent Night

Cornelius: The Three Kings

Darke: In the Bleak Mid-winter

Matthias: Sir Christemas

Owens, Matthew: The Holly and the Ivy

Rudolf: Veiled in Darkness

Rutter, John: Christmas Lullaby

Rutter, John: Love came down at Christmas

Stopford: Lula, Lula, Lullay

Tchaikowsky: A Crown of Roses

Vaugan Williams: This is the Truth Sent From Above

Lennon & McCartney: All you need is Love (arr. Alan Billingsley

Simon arr. McLeish: Bridge over troubled water

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