Music

Sundays in August


Music, Services
Sundays in August
18
Aug
2019

We scale back a little over August. with the holiday season; Tuesday & Thursday Vespers take a break for the month.Wednesday Matins & Low Mass continue at 9.30/10am. Thurs 15th August, 7.30pm at Mary Tavy near Tavistock, Sung Mass for Feast of the Assumption. Byrd 4-part Mass and Arcadelt Ave Maria.…

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
24
Aug
2019

The next Men’s Breakfast will be on Saturday 24th August in the Orangery at the Imperial from 9.00am – sign up/details in our churches, see Ian Smith, or just turn up. There’s usually about a dozen of us. As usual this is the 4th Saturday of the month. An Open Invitation to…

Services in September


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in September
1
Sep
2019

Regular Services at St Michael’s are -  Tuesdays 6pm, Plainsong Vespers & Meditation. 7pm, Choir Practice. Wednesdays 9.30, Matins. 10am, Low Mass.  Thursdays, 6pm, Plainsong Vespers & Meditation Also Thursdays, 10.30am, Holy Eucharist at St David’s Church. Sunday 1 September, Trinity XI, St Giles. 11am Choral Mass. Hymns: 333: 294: 362. Setting: Mass…

Bountiful Table


Community, Music, Services
Bountiful Table
1
Sep
2019

The Bountiful Table is held on the first Sunday of each month after 11am Sung Mass, at about 12noon – Sun 1st September. An opportunity to bring and buy Baking, Preserves & Produce. while sharing a cup of Tea or Coffee and friendly conversation – All are welcome to drop…

Parish Lunch Club


Community, Music, Services
Parish Lunch Club
5
Sep
2019

The next monthly Parish Lunch is arranged for 12 noon on Thursday 5th September taking place at the Farmers’ Union by the Clock Tower (while Exeter College’s @34 Restaurant is closed for Summer Holidays). All are welcome at these friendly social gatherings over a first rate Lunch served for £10…

Heritage Open Days 2019


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Heritage Open Days 2019
14
Sep
2019

Saturday 14th September, join us at St Michael’s for the annual celebration of England’s fantastic architecture and culture for the national Heritage Open Days.  All are warmly invited to visit and view this Victorian Gothic gem on Mount Dinham just outside the City Walls across the Iron Bridge. The Church will be open…

Heritage Open Sunday 2019


Community, Music, Services
Heritage Open Sunday 2019
15
Sep
2019

The Church is open on Sunday 15th Sept from 10am to 5pm, and from 3pm-5pm we shall be offering Cream Teas from 3pm as a fund-raiser for Church upkeep.  You can also explore our Heritage Exhibition and enjoy some light musical entertainment. Sunday 15th September, please join us at St Michael’s…

Past Events for Music

Assumption at Mary Tavy


Music, Services
Assumption at Mary Tavy
15
Aug
2019

Thursday 15 August at St Mary’s Church, Mary Tavy, Tavistock, PL19 9PE. 7.30pm (I assume, check nearer) Sung Mass for the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven, celebrated byh Fr Steven Martin with St Michael’s Choir.Sermon by Canon Chris Palmer. We sing Byrd 4-part Mass,  PArcadelt…

Organ Recital – Jean-René André


Community, Lectures, Music
Organ Recital – Jean-René André
7
Aug
2019

Wednesday 7th August at 7pm, we are delighted to welcome Jean-René André, Director of Music at Rennes Cathedral, to give a Recital of popular European Organ pieces from across the centuries. Jean-René André website The city of Rennes , Brittany in France, has been twinned with Exeter since the 1950s. Please…

Services in July


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in July
28
Jul
2019

Sat 27 July, 9am. Men’s Breakfast in the Orangery at The Imperial. Sun 28 July Trinity VI. 11am Mass. Hymns: 390: 358: 64. Mass in F, Darke. Notre Père, Durufle. Celebrant Fr David Gunn-Johnson.  Sun 7 July, 11am Sung Mass with Bountiful Table in aid of Mission to Seafarers. Trinity III. Hymns:…

Exeter Cathedral – Holy Ground


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Exeter Cathedral – Holy Ground
21
Jul
2019

Sunday 21st July 2019 at 7pm.   John Bell of the Iona Community - Where are the Songs of Justice?’ John invites us to participate and sing in discovering songs that carry themes of justice – and explores why such themes are often absent from from traditional hymnody and contemporary praise music. John…

St Michael’s Lectures 2019


Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lectures 2019
17
Jul
2019

Wednesday 17 July, 7.30pm. St Michael’s Lecture. We welcome Dr Alun Williams (Dept of History, Univ of Exeter & Server at St Michael’s) who will talk on “Islam & Iberia; the Struggle for Supremacy in the Early Middle Ages.” Everyone, of any faith or none, is warmly welcomed to the St…

The Badgers of Dinham Crescent


Community, Lectures, Music
The Badgers of Dinham Crescent
14
Jul
2019

Sunday 14th July at 3pm in St Michael’s Church. “The Badgers of Dinham Crescent.” We welcome volunteers from Devon Badger Group to lead an informative Meeting organised by local Councillor Diana Moore for Residents and others about the Badgers now living in the gardens of Dinham Crescent.  They will advise on…

Choral Evensong – July


Music, Services
Choral Evensong – July
7
Jul
2019

Sunday 7th July, Trinity III,  6pm Choral Evensong and Benediction. First Sunday of the month, please support our service of BCP Evensong with Benediction. Competent singers are welcome to join us to rehearse the music at 4.45pm. Choral Evensong led by Fr Nigel Guthrie. Responses: Byrd Psalm: 65 Hymn: 242. Canticles:…

Exeter Chorale – Tea-time Concert


Community, Music
Exeter Chorale – Tea-time Concert
30
Jun
2019

Exeter Chorale, directed by John Draisey, makes a welcome return to St Michael’s with a Tea-time Concert at 4.30pm on Sunday 30th June. The programme will feature a variety of Madrigals and Part-Songs united by the theme of “Time” – a Tea-time Music, one might say. From “April is in…

Services in June


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in June
30
Jun
2019

Sat 29 June, 11.30-2.30, at St David’s Church, The Summer Fête – Grand Draw tickets available, help on St Michael’s stalls welcomed – please see Paula. Sat 29 Jun, 7pm. Benefit Concert – Music for Palestine. Piano quartets & folk music. £10 (£5 children). Sun 30 June, Trinity II. 11am Mass. Hymns…

Concert – Music for Palestine


Community, Music
Concert – Music for Palestine
29
Jun
2019

Saturday 29th June at 7pm. We welcome four young musicians who are graduates who have performed with Nigel Kennedy and the Palestine Strings at the BBC Proms. The Programme will consist of piano quartets by Mozart and Mahler, string quartet and Arabic folk music composed for ensemble .Exceptionally gifted, the musicians…