Thursday 18 July


Concert - O Be Joyful in the Lord
The combined boy choristers and lay clerks

Featuring sacred music by Heinrich Schütz,
Peter Philips, William Byrd, Felix Mendelssohn,
Will Todd, Edward Bairstow and Gerald Finzi

Schütz - Jauchzet dem Herren, alle Welt
Philips - Ne reminiscaris, Domine
Byrd - Laudibus in sanctis
Schütz - Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen
Mendelssohn - Richte mich, Gott
Todd - You have seen the house built
Bairstow - Lord, thou hast been our refuge
Finzi - God is gone up

Centre nave: £18.00 / £15.00 (under-25) / £13.50
(restricted view)
Side aisles (restricted/no view with TV coverage):
£13.50 / £10 (under-25)



Choral Evensong
The girl choristers and men of Winchester Cathedral
Responses: Rose
Canticles: Howells - New College Service
Anthem: Howells - Salve Regina

Free admission



Patrons’ and Sponsors’ Reception
The Festival Marquee, The Deanery Garden,
Canon Lane PO19 1PX

Attendance by invitation only
For information about becoming a Patron,
please click here.



Celebrity Organ Recital - Franz Hauk
Featuring music by J. S. Bach, Théodore Dubois, Olivier
Messiaen and Léon Boëllmann

J. S. Bach - Praeludium in E-flat BWV 552i
J. S. Bach - Choral Prelude ‘Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele’ BWV 654
J. S. Bach - Fugue in E-flat BWV 552ii

Dubois - from Douze Pièces Nouvelles:
In paradisum
Fiat lux

Messiaen - from L’Ascension:
Alléluias sereins d’une âme qui désire le ciel
Transports de joie d’une âme devant la gloire du Christ qui est la sienna
Prière du Christ montant vers son Père

Boëllmann - Suite Gothique Op. 25

South Transept (includes videolink view of organist):
£13.50 / £10.00 (under-25)
Nave: £10.00 / £8.50 (under-25)



Friday 19 July


Choral Mattins
The girl choristers and men of Salisbury Cathedral
Responses: Clucas
Canticles: Stanford in B-flat
Anthem: Roth - The Flower

Free admission



Church Music Society Lecture
Stainer, Steggall and Me’ - Dr Barry Rose OBE
St John’s Chapel, St John’s Street PO19 1UR
Free admission


Recital - At the Round Earth’s Imagin’d Corners:
Pallant House Gallery, 8-9 North Pallant PO19 1TJ
Britten, Vaughan Williams, and the Metaphysical

Mark Wilde tenor
David Owen Norris piano
Paul Silverthorne viola

Benjamin Britten – The Holy Sonnets of John Donne
Ralph Vaughan Williams – Four Hymns

£17.00 / £12.00 (under-25)
Includes admission to Pallant House Gallery



Choral Evensong
The combined boy choristers and lay clerks
Recorded by BBC Radio 3 for future broadcast

Introit: East - The Call
Responses: Leighton
Canticles: Stocken - Chichester Service (SCF 2019 commission)
Anthem: Wesley – Ascribe unto the Lord

Free admission - please be seated by 4.00pm




Concert - Sing Unto the Lord
The girl choristers of Salisbury and Winchester and the
combined lay clerks

Featuring sacred music by J. S. Bach, Heinrich Schütz,
Felix Mendelssohn, Jonathan Harvey and C. H. H. Parry

J. S. Bach - Singet dem Herrn BWV 225
Schütz - An den Wassern zu Babel
Mendelssohn - Hear my prayer 
Harvey - I love the Lord
Parry - Lord, let me know mine end

Centre nave: £22.50 / £19.00 (under-25) / £16.00
(restricted view)
Side aisles (restricted/no view with TV

Saturday 20 July



Festival Eucharist
The combined boy choristers and lay clerks
Guest Preacher: The Reverend Ronald Corp OBE

Service setting: Victoria - Missa Laetatus Sum
Communion Motet: Victoria - O Domine Jesu Christe

Free admission



Concert - West Sussex Youth Wind Orchestra
St Paul’s Church, Churchside PO19 6FT

Sheldon - Spontaneous Combustion
Standridge - Winds of Change
Gibbons - Drop, Drop, Slow Tears
Mozart - Ave Verum Corpus                                                                                                        
Gillingham - With Heart and Voice
Goodall - Love Divine
Simon - Bridge Over Troubled Water
Grainger - Molly on the Shore
Williams - Dry Your Tears, Afrika

James Underwood conductor

Including music by Percy Grainger, Robert Sheldon,
Randall D. Standridge and David R. Gillingham.
£10.00 / £5.00 (under-25)



Concert - J. S. Bach: St John Passion
The boy choristers and lay vicars of Chichester,
Salisbury and Winchester Cathedrals

Mark Wilde Evangelist
Robert Rice Christus
Ruth Provost Soprano
Tim Morgan Alto
Tom Robson Tenor
Božidar Smiljanić Pilate and Bass

Centre nave (front): £35.00 / £25.00 (restricted view)
Centre nave (back): £28.00 / £22.00 (under-25) / £16.00
(restricted view)
Side aisles (restricted/no view with TV coverage):
£16.00 / £13.50

Sunday 21 July

Services sung by the Choir of Chichester Cathedral
Free admission to all services

10.00am Choral Mattins

Sung Eucharist

3.30pm Choral Evensong with Dismissal of Choristers


Details are correct at the time of publication but subject to change..