St Bride's: Listen Online

Updated 08/09/20: St Bride's Church is open for general visiting and prayer. There is a weekly 11am Sunday Choral Eucharist and recitals resume from 11th September. Choral services and lunchtime recitals also remain available online. NB: Face coverings in places of worship are a legal requirement. Further Information →

St Bride's: Listen Online

St Bride's Choir

We regularly post live recordings of services from St Bride's featuring our professional musicians but in these challenging times all public services have been cancelled.

Yet the spirit of St Bride's is not easily quenched. We are bringing our acts of worship into your home by creating all our cancelled choral services from our extensive archive of live recordings and newly recorded spoken content.

These will be released each week at the times shown in our calendar to listen to online so that our sense of community can continue despite our physical separation. Check back regularly.

In addition to being available on our website you can find these services on our SoundCloud page. You can subscribe to our podcast on Spotify, TuneIn or search for St Bride's Church on your favourite podcast provider.

Robert Jones, Director of Music

Choral Evensong: St Luke the Evangelist – Sunday 18 October, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

Responses: William Smith
Psalm: 142
Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis: Evening Service in G (Caesar's service) - John Amner
Anthem: In aeternum - William Mundy
Sermon: The Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride's
Organ Voluntary: Fugue in E minor ('The Wedge') BWV 548 - J S Bach

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Choral Eucharist: St Luke the Evangelist – Sunday 18 October, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

Setting: Mass in G major D 167 - Franz Schubert 
Canticle: Jubilate in B flat - John Sanders
Sermon: The Revd Dr Jeff Lake, Associate Priest of St Bride's
AnthemAgnus Dei from Mass in G major D 167 - Franz Schubert
Organ Voluntary: Prelude in E minor BWV 548 - J S Bach

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Online Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music: Harvest Thanksgiving – Sunday 11 October, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

Responses: Humphrey Clucas
Psalm: 130: 1-11
Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis: Evening Service in D - Herbert Brewer
Sermon in Music: Achieved is the glorious work from Creation - Franz Joseph Haydn
Organ Voluntary: Choral No. 3 in A minor - César Franck

Download: Order of Service Booklet (pdf)

Choral Eucharist: Harvest Thanksgiving – Sunday 11 October, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

Setting: Communion Service in G - Percy Whitlock 
Psalm: 104: 1-9
Sermon: The Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride's
Anthem: For the beauty of the Earth - John Rutter
Organ Voluntary: Alleluia Op. 183 - William Faulkes

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Choral Evensong: Trinity XVII – Sunday 04 October, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

Responses: Philip Radcliffe
Psalm: 138
Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis: Evening Service in B minor - Hugh Blair
Anthem: Expectans expectavi - Charles Wood
Sermon: The Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride's
Organ Voluntary: Fugue from Sonata No 2 - Felix Mendelssohn

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Choral Eucharist: Trinity XVII – Sunday 04 October, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

SettingMissa brevis - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 
Canticle: Jubilate in C - William Boyce
Sermon: The Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride's
Anthem: Sing joyfully - William Byrd
Organ Voluntary: Allegro from Sixth Symphony - Charles-Marie Widor

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Choral Evensong with Sermon in Music: Trinity XVI – Sunday 27 September, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

Responses: Kenneth Leighton
Psalm: 124
Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis: Evening Service in B minor - T Teritus Noble
Sermon in Music: Hear my words, ye people - Charles Parry
Organ Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in B major Op. 7 - Marcel Dupré

Download: Order of Service Booklet (pdf)

Choral Eucharist: Trinity XVI – Sunday 27 September, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

SettingMissa brevis - William Walton 
Canticle: Jubilate in F - John Ireland
Sermon: The Revd Preb Paula Hollingsworth, Chaplain to St Paul's Cathedral
Anthem: O Lord, increase our faith - Henry Loosemore
Organ Voluntary: Grand Choeur in G - Théodore Dubois

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Choral Evensong: Trinity XV – Sunday 20 September, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

Responses: Herbert Sumsion
Psalm: 119: 89-104
Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis: Evening Service in B minor - Herbert Howells
Anthem: Like as the hart - Herbert Howells
Sermon: The Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride's
Organ Voluntary: Rhapsody No. 3 in C sharp minor - Herbert Howells

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Orchestral Eucharist: Trinity XV – Sunday 20 September, 2020

This service is also available on our SoundCloud & Facebook pages.

Communion Setting & Anthem: Mass in C, Op. 169 - Joseph Rheinberger
Sermon: The Revd Canon Dr Alison Joyce, Rector of St Bride's
Organ Voluntary: Finale, Op. 174 - Josef Rheinberger

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We are grateful to St Bride's Orchestra for accompanying the choir in this service. Please note: the musicians are located at the West End of church further from the permament microphones than usual.

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Choral Services & Music

Choral Eucharist every Sunday at 11am.

Choral Evensong every Sunday at 5:30pm.

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