Lent and Holy Week at York Minster

Join us as we take part in York Minster's cycle of services during Lent and Holy Week.  All services are free to attend.

 

Thursday 18, 25 February, 3, 10, 17 March, 9pm

Compline

 

Monday 21 March, 7.30pm

Compline - J. S. Bach Jesu meine freude

To mark J. S. Bach's birthday and European Early Music Day, we conclude the service with his penitential motet Jesu meine freude

 

Tuesday 22 March, 7.30pm

Compline - Charpentier Le Reniement de St Pierre

 

 

Wednesday 23 March, 7.30pm

Stainer The Crucifixion

Tenor: Jason Darnell  Bass: Sam Hucklebridge  Organ: David Pipe

John Stainer's powerful setting of the Passion which, while dramatic, is never over-indulgent in its use of Victorian solo and chorus writings.  Like the Bach Passions on which it was based, it includes congregational hymns.  We follow this with the service of Compline.

 

Thursday 24 March, 10pm

Tenebrae

 

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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Saturday 23 November

7.30pm

Bach in the Dark

St Wilfrid's Church, Harrogate

Sunday 15 December 7.30pm

A Ceremony of Carols

National Centre for Early Music, York