Music

St David’s Heritage Lectures


Community, Lectures, Music
St David’s Heritage Lectures
18
Jun
2019

Up at St David’s Church, a series of Heritage Lectures in recognition of HLF support of the Transformation Project. Tuesday 18th June, 7.30pm. Dr Clive Wilson – Can we blame the weather & climate for the church’s cracks? Tuesday 21st May, 7.30pm. Martin Horrell – the Magnificent Reredos carved by Nathaniel Hitch. Tuesday…

St Michael’s Lectures 2019


Lectures, Music
St Michael’s Lectures 2019
19
Jun
2019

Wednesday 19th June, 7.30pm. Sophia Engel and Georgia Bauer will give a S. Michael’s Lecture on “How relevant is peace and reconciliation work in Europe today?” Sabrina  Gröschel writes:- “During the 1958 synod meeting of the Protestant Church in Germany, two thirds of its member signed an appeal which started the…

Corpus Christi


Community, Music, Services
Corpus Christi
20
Jun
2019

Thursday 20th June, the Thursday after Trinity Sunday, we celebrate the Feast of Corpus Christi with Sung Mass at 7.30pm and a joyful  Procession with the Monstrance containing the Blessed Sacrament under an ornate Canopy around Mount Dinham (weather permitting) accompanied by Hymns and the scattering of flower petals. Hymns: 2…

Men’s Breakfast


Community, Music
Men’s Breakfast
22
Jun
2019

The next Men’s Breakfast will be on Saturday 22nd June 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 June


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in June
23
Jun
2019

Wed 5 June, 9.30am Matins, 10am Low Mass – Today is the Feast of St Boniface, from Crediton, educated in Exeter, missionary, Bishop of Mainz, martyred in Frisia, buried in Fulda Cathedral, Germany, and newly designated Patron Saint of Devon. Sat 8 June, in Exeter Cathedral at 7.30pm, Exeter Chamber Choir…

Parish Summer Fete


Community, Music
Parish Summer Fete
29
Jun
2019

Saturday 29th June, from 11.30am to 2.30pm. Our Parish Summer Fête up at St David’s Church. Lots of Stalls – cakes, plants, books, bric-a-brac. Music from Exeter Railway Band. BBQ and Refreshments. Games. Grand Prize Draw. Please support. ... Read more

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…

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…

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. The city of Rennes , Brittany in France, has been twinned with Exeter since the 1950s. Please join us for an…

Past Events for Music

Recital – French Favourites at Four


Community, Music
Recital – French Favourites at Four
16
Jun
2019

Sunday 16th June 2019 at 4pm. French Favourites at Four. We welcome “Duo Lirico” Carina Smith-Violin & Alex Wilson-Piano. Popular pieces by Franck, Faure & Ravel. Tickets on the door £10 (under 18’s free) to include Tea and Carina’s fruity flapjack. “Duo Lirico” perform lyrical music for any occasion  www.alexwilsonpianist.com Poster available from link…

Trinity Sunday


Music, Services
Trinity Sunday
16
Jun
2019

Sunday 16th June at 11am, we celebrate the core Christian insight into the nature of God, the Holy Trinity; Father, Son & Holy Spirit. Creator, Redeemer, & Inspirer. Our Celebrant and Preacher is Fr Dominic Cyrus. Three Persons, One God – not a logical or mathematical puzzle to confuse us; rather…

Cathedral – Thy Kingdom Come


Community, Music, Services
Cathedral – Thy Kingdom Come
9
Jun
2019

Pentecost Sunday 9th June 2019 from 6.30pm in Exeter Cathedral. In response to the Archbishops’ Call “#ThyKingdom_Come” to pray for better witness & evangelism in our nation, the parishes of the Diocese of Exeter are invited to join Bishop Sarah in prayer at Exeter Cathedral.  Not much detail yet, but see…

Whitsunday-Pentecost


Music, Services
Whitsunday-Pentecost
9
Jun
2019

Sunday 9th June at 11am, Sung Mass for Pentecost Sunday. 50 days after Easter, we recall the sending of the Holy Spirit on the first disciples and the preaching of Peter which peoples understood in their varied languages. Ven David Gunn-Johnson is our Celebrant and Preacher. Our Music is Hymns 139,…

Ascension Day


Music, Services
Ascension Day
30
May
2019

Thursday 30th May, 40 days after Easter, we celebrate the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ into Heaven. At 7.30am, we have Ascension Day Matins. Plainsong Matins is sung from the West Gallery ending with Hymn 130 “Hail the Day that sees him rise!”. This is followed by Breakfast. At 6pm Plainsong…

Rogation Sunday Procession


Community, Music, Services
Rogation Sunday Procession
26
May
2019

Rogation Sunday, 26th May, the Sunday before Ascension Day, is the traditional time for “beating the bounds” of the Parish and blessing the crops in the fields. At St Michael’s we mark the day by starting our 11am Mass with a procession with hymns around Mount Dinham, praying for God to…

Services in May


Community, Music, Services
Services in May
26
May
2019

St Michael’s offers an inclusive welcome. Worship is traditional, music is excellent and people are friendly. Sat 25 May, 9am. Parish Men’s Breakfast in the Orangery at The Imperial. Sun 26 May, Easter 6/Rogation Sunday. 11am. Hymns Processional booklet, 364, 342 (t178). Mass in C&F, Stanford. O Lord, give thy Holy Spirit,…

Exeter Pride


Community, Music, Services
Exeter Pride
11
May
2019

A Service of Solidarity with Exeter Pride will take place in St Petrock’s Church on the High Street at 10.45am on Saturday 11th May. Fr Nigel Guthrie writes:- Exeter Pride has become an established annual event in the city. The Christian churches find it hard to agree (to put it mildly)…

Low Sunday – Easter 2/I


Music, Services
Low Sunday – Easter 2/I
28
Apr
2019

Sunday 28th April, Sung Mass at 11am – “Low Sunday” – and we have Fr  Dominic Cyrus as Celebrant & Preacher at St Michael’s for the first time – we welcome him. Hymns: 114: 296: 113. Setting: Mass in F, Wood. Motet: This joyful Eastertide, also by Charles Wood. In 2018, Music…

Services in April


Community, Lectures, Music, Services
Services in April
28
Apr
2019

St Michael’s offers an inclusive welcome. Worship is traditional, music is excellent and people are friendly. Fri 26 Apr, 7.30pm up at St David’s Church, Farewell Eucharist for Fr Christopher Durrant & Jenny – all welcome. Sat 27 Apr, 9am Men’s Breakfast at The Imperial. Sun 28 Apr, Low Sunday, 11am Sung Mass.…