Choral Mattins for the Feast of Saint Patrick

Sunday, 17 March 2018, at 11.00 AM

Mattins is an Anglican morning prayer service which draws from the monastic offices Matins, Lauds and Prime. Historically, Mattins was the main Sunday morning service on most Sundays in all Anglican parishes, with Holy Communion being celebrated after Mattins or Evensong, typically on the first Sunday . . . → Read More: Choral Mattins for the Feast of Saint Patrick

Choral Evensong for Candlemas Sunday

Hans Holbein the Elder-Darstellung Christi im Tempel

Sunday, February 3rd, 2018 at 6:00 PM

Evensong, a fusion of the monastic prayer offices Vespers and Compline, is one of the greatest treasures of the Anglican tradition. Presented by Saint Stephen’s Choir of Men & Boys on the First Sunday of the month, the service begins at 6:00 PM and ordinarily lasts about 40 . . . → Read More: Choral Evensong for Candlemas Sunday

A Festival of Lessons & Carols for Epiphany

Pieter Aertsen The Adoration of the Magi

The Feast of the Epiphany Sunday, 6 January 2018 6:00 PM

The Choir of Men and Boys presents a traditional Festival of Lessons and Carols for Epiphany, a charity event in aid of the Christ Child Society of Baltimore. Through scripture readings, carols and hymns, the service celebrates the joy of Christmastide and the revelation . . . → Read More: A Festival of Lessons & Carols for Epiphany

Christmastide Schedule 2018

Hans Baldung Nativity

Take a look at our schedule for Christmastide 2018. Of note are the services on Christmas Eve, and the Festival of Lessons & Carols for Epiphany, sung by the Choir of Men and Boys, on Epiphany, January 6th, 2019.

Nativity, by Hans Baldung (1485–1545). From Wikimedia.

. . . → Read More: Christmastide Schedule 2018

The Music Schedule for the Remainder of October

schola woodcut

Sunday, October 21st 9:15 AM — Choral Eucharist Sung by the Gentlemen of the Choir 11:00 AM Choral Mattins Sung by the Gentlemen of the Choir

Sunday, October 28th 11:00 AM — Choral Mattins

Choral Evensong

Plow Boy

Sunday, May 6th, 2018 at 6:00 PM Rogation Sunday (Easter V)

Evensong, a fusion of the monastic prayer offices Vespers and Compline, is one of the greatest treasures of the Anglican tradition. Presented by Saint Stephen’s Choir of Men & Boys on the First Sunday of the Month, the service begins at 6:00 PM . . . → Read More: Choral Evensong

Save Daylight with Choral Mattins

It’s that time of year again: time to set our clocks ahead and lose an hour of sleep! This means the 9.15 service will feel like an 8.15 service. If that notion fills your heart with dread, why not come to the 11am Choral Mattins service instead? It’ll feel like 10am.

This week (Sunday, 11 . . . → Read More: Save Daylight with Choral Mattins

Saint Stephen’s Choir Academy

Choir Christmas Eve 2018

Do you know a boy under the age of twelve who likes to sing?

Saint Stephen’s Choir Academy exists to foster the artistic and intellectual development of boys and to continue the tradition of English classical choral music. The boys are taught to read and write musical notation under an internationally recognised curriculum, and they . . . → Read More: Saint Stephen’s Choir Academy

Choral Eucharist at 11am

Despite reports to the contrary, there will be no Choral Evensong this month. Instead, why not join the Choir of Men & Boys at the Sunday 11am choral services?

This week (Sunday, 4 March) the Choir sings Choral Eucharist at 11am. [CLICK HERE] for details.

Christmas Lessons & Carols for 2017

Christmas Lesson & Carols 2017

Check out the photos from the 2017 Christmas Lessons & Carols service.