Advent Carol Service

Date: Sunday 26 November 2017
Time: 17:45
Venue
Merton College Chapel

A celebration of the beginning of the Christian year, this was the second of Merton's 2017 Advent Carol services.

A collection was taken on behalf of OXPIP, the Oxford Parent Infant Project.


Video: © Michael Williams, Bodleian Libraries

Programme

Preludes
Leighton Fantasy on Veni Emmanuel Op. 72
JS Bach Trio super Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV 659
JS Bach Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV 660
Messiaen Le Verbe (from La Nativité)
Introit
Palestrina arr. Willcocks Matin Responsory
Carols
Poston Jesus Christ, the Apple Tree
Burton Tomorrow shall be my dancing day
Praetorius There is a flower springing
Byrd Vigilate
Harvey The Annunciation
Ešenvalds O Emmanuel
Britten Hymn to the Virgin
Voluntary
JS Bach Prelude and Fugue in G major BWV 541