Friday, 2 April 2021 | Exeter College Chapel, Oxford

Thank you for joining us for this service on Good Friday, with a dramatic reading of the Passion according to Mark recorded from isolation. The music is drawn from the Choir's recording archive, and the hymn have been recorded and edited together from isolation during this past week. The order of service can be found here.


0:00 Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in d, Clara Schumann


6:48 Hymn: When I Survey the Wondrous Cross, recorded in isolation


10:08 The Passion, Part I


13:38 Anthem: The Eyes of All Wait Upon Thee, Berger


16:42 Poem: Love III, Herbert


17:53 Voluntary: Agnus Dei pour orgue, Frank Martin


22:23 The Passion, Part II


28:22 Hymn: Ah, Holy Jesus, recorded in isolation


32:18 Poem: Sonnet 45, Hopkins


33:48 Voluntary: Herzliebster Jesu, Brahms


36:16 The Passion, Part III

39:44 Anthem: Jesus Christ the Apple Tree, Elizabeth Poston


43:29 Poem: The Burden's Woody Tail, Shamloo


44:48 Voluntary: Herzlich tut mich verlangen, Mendelssohn


51:39 The Passion, Part IV


53:06 The Litany


58:05 Lord's Prayer


58:39 Hymn: My Song is Love Unknown, recorded in isolation




In this service:

Officiant: The Rev'd Andrew Allen


Poem Readers: Richard Washington, Chris Fletcher, Alison Baverstock


The Passion:

Mark: Sophia Clement

Jesus: James Green

Peter: Jennifer Opare-Kumi

Pilate: Ewa Wegrzyn

Judas: Urania Chiu

High Priest: Simon Mason

Disciples: Mark IJspeert, Chris Drake

Maid: Lily Carson

Priests: Mirjam Schilling, Mark Sinfield

Scribe: Emma Cooley

Centurion: Adam Rebick

Bystanders: Chris Scholtens, Christopher Holman, Max Parfitt, Isabelle Allan

Witness: Harry Ashton-Key

Mob: Exeter College Choir


Exeter College Choir

Conductor and organ: Christopher Holman

Litany: Adam Rebick and Caitlin Harrison