Music calendar

The Church of the Immaculate Conception

Farm Street, London



Advent 2017


December 3rd                     1100 – 1st Sunday of Advent  

Mass                                        Mass in G minor                                            Vaughan Williams  

Motets                                     Ecce concipies                                              Matthew Martin

                                              Venite comedite                                           Byrd

Chorale                                  Nun, komm’ der Heiden Heiland                        J S Bach


December 3rd                 1600 - Advent Meditation

With readings, and music from Handel’s Messiah


December 10th                     1100 – 2nd Sunday of Advent

Mass                                        Missa Brevis in F                                           Rheinberger    

Motets                                     Laetatus sum                                                           Issac

                                              Conditor alme siderum                                 Praetorius   

Chorale                                         Gottes Sohn ist kommen                                      J S Bach


December 8th                       1900 - Feast of the Immaculate Conception

                                              Music by Howells, Bruckner & Paul Inwood


December 17th                      1100 – 3rd Sunday of Advent   

Mass                                        Missa Brevis in G (K140)                               Mozart

Motets                                      Prope est Dominus                                         M Haydn         

                                              Veni Domine et noli tardare                          Mendelssohn

Chorale                                         Herr Christ, der ein’ge Gottes-Sohn                   J S Bach


December 24th                      1100 – 4th Sunday of Advent   

Mass                                        Missa quarti toni                                           Victoria

Motets                                      Ave Maria                                                      Victoria

                                           Rorate caeli de super                                   Guerrero

Chorale                                         Lob sei dem allmächtigen Gott                           J S Bach


Masses with Music: Christmas to Epiphany


Christmas & New Year

Christmas Eve December 24th 6.00pm

Children’s Mass of Christmas and Blessing of the Crib, with congregational carols and organ music.

Christmas Eve 11.30pm

Readings, and carols for choir and congregation



Midnight Mass

Gloria                                      A Christmas Gloria                                         Paul Gibson

Motets                                      Ding dong merrily on high**                                    Stephen Hough   

                                              Nativity carol                                                           John Rutter

Organ                                      Carillon-sortie                                              Mulet  


December 25th                     11.00am* – Nativity of the Lord

Mass                                        Missa Brevis in F major                                Haydn

Motets                                      Resonet in laudibus                                       Handl

                                              O magnum mysterium                                             Victoria

Organ                                      Toccata on Von himmel hoch                       Edmundson  


*Also 9.30am Mass with carols for congregation, and organ music

December 31st   9.30am & 11.00am

The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph

Congregational hymns, carols and Organ music

(The choir is on holiday)



January 7th                             1100 – Epiphany of the Lord  

Mass                                        Missa O magum mysterium                            Victoria

Motets                                     Omnes de Saba venient                                Handl

                                              Videntes stellam                                           Poulenc

Organ                                      Prelude and fugue in C major (BWV547)      J S Bach



** Commissioned by Farm Street Church. First performance  



Organist and Director of Music: David Graham

Associate Director of Music: Duncan Aspden

Parish Priest: Fr Andrew Cameron-Mowat SJ

Contact information

114 Mount Street

Tel. 020 7493 7811
Fax: 020 7495 6685


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