Choral Evensong sung at 4pm by the Choir of St John’s Church, Dumfries at St Ninian’s Church, Castle Douglas: Sunday 11th November 2018 (for Remembrance Sunday)
Introit: So They Gave Their Bodies – Aston
Canticles: Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis – in B Minor – Noble
Anthem: Thou Knowest, Lord, The Secrets of Our Hear – Purcell
CONCERT: part of the St John’s 150th Anniversary celebrations
Friday 23rd November 2018 – 7.30pm
Not only a special commissioned Anthem by renowned composer Andrew Carter to commemorate the 150th Anniversary, which will be premiered at this concert by the Choir of St John’s Church, they will also sing excerpts from Handel’s Messiah, plus other well known pieces. With soloists Robert Lind (Bass) and Susan Turner (Soprano), and Organist John Turner. Tickets £6 adults, and under 26yrs FREE. Tickets from St John’s Church Office, or at the door.
ADVENT CAROL SERVICE – Sunday 9th December – 6pm
Music during Christmas and all the services – details to follow
As well as having a rich musical component to our worship at St John’s, we also host musical events for the wider community in Dumfries. This page is a place to gather information and updates about both of these aspects of our church.