Music Events

Choral Evensong with the Diocesan Choir

Diocesan-Choir-SowersIMG_5766Sunday, Sep. 25, 5:30 pm
The Cathedral of St. Andrew
The Diocesan Choir  
The St. Andrew’s Ringing Society

Choral Evensong will be sung at The Cathedral of St. Andrew on Sun., Sep. 25 at 5:30 pm. This beautiful service will be sung by the Diocesan Choir, featuring the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis in C by Irish composer Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852 – 1924). Cathedral Director of Music John Robert Renke will lead the choir and be the organist in this moving service. At 5 pm, listen to the great Cathedral bells as the Saint Andrew’s Ringing Society rings changes from the Mackintosh Tower. Evensong has been sung in cathedral churches for centuries and, through prayer and song, offers to God our thanks for the day that is past and seeks the light of God’s presence through the coming night. All are welcome. Parking is free. Calabash offering gratefully accepted. Click Read More to view service music list.

Read More...

Choral Evensong on the Fifteenth Anniversary of the September 11 Terror Attacks

Sunday, 11 September 2016
St. Andrew’s Cathedral

5 pm Change Ringing of the Great Cathedral Bells
5.30 pm Choral Evensong  
with the Cathedral Cathedral Choir

candle-flame-of-burning-candle-wallpaper

Choral Evensong will be sung on the Fifteenth Anniversary of the September 11 Terror Attacks at The Cathedral of St. Andrew on Sun., Sep. 11 at 5:30 pm. The service will be led by the Cathedral Choir, featuring the setting of the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis by the English composer Thomas Causton (died 1569). Cathedral Director of Music, John Robert Renke, will lead the choir and be the organist in this moving service. At 5 pm, listen to the great Cathedral bells as the Saint Andrew’s Ringing Society rings changes from the Mackintosh Tower. Evensong has been sung in cathedral churches for centuries and, through prayer and song, offers to God our thanks for the day that is past and seeks the light of God’s presence through the coming night. All are welcome. Parking is free. Calabash offering gratefully accepted. Click Read More to view the service music list.

Read More...

Hawaiian Choral Evensong

Queen-Lili‘uokalaniCommemoration of Queen Lili‘uokalani’s Birthday
Sunday, 4 September 2016
St. Andrew’s Cathedral
5.30 pm Hawaiian Choral Evensong  

with the Combined Cathedral Choirs

The Cathedral of St. Andrew’s Fall music season begins on Sunday, September 4 at 5:30 pm with their annual Hawaiian Choral Evensong in Commemoration of the 178th Anniversary of the birth of her Majesty Queen Lili‘uokalani. The Cathedral Choirs, under the direction of John Renke, will perform the Kamehameha IV Evening Service, composed by Hawaii composer, John McCreary.  Choral Evensong is sung every Sunday at The Cathedral of St. Andrew, usually with the Cathedral Choir, the Cathedral Men’s Schola, the Diocesan Choir, or an occasional guest choir. The service begins at 5.30 pm and is usually finished by 6.15 pm. The Saint Andrew’s Ringing Society rings changes from the Mackintosh Tower before Evensong on Sundays, beginning at 5 pm.

Calabash offering. parking is free. Click Read More to view the service music.

Read More...

Choral Evensong on Trinity Sunday

Sunday, May 22, 5:30 pm
The Cathedral of St. Andrew
Choral Evensong sung by the Diocesan Choir

Diocesan-Choir-SowersIMG_5766The Diocesan Choir
John Robert Renke, director and organist
The Saint Andrew’s Ringing Society

Choral Evensong will be sung at The Cathedral of St. Andrew on Trinity Sunday, May 22 at 5:30 pm. This beautiful service will be sung by the Diocesan Choir, featuring the Evening Service in B by English composer T. Tertius Nobel (1867-1953). Cathedral Director of Music, John Robert Renke, will lead the choir and be the organist in this moving service. At 5 pm, listen to the great Cathedral bells as the Saint Andrew’s Ringing Society rings changes from the Mackintosh Tower. Evensong has been sung in cathedral churches for centuries and, through prayer and song, offers to God our thanks for the day that is past and seeks the light of God’s presence through the coming night. All are welcome. Parking is free. Calabash offering gratefully accepted. Click Read More to view the service music.

Read More...

Evensong on the Feast of Pentecost

Sun, May 15, 2016, 5:30 pm
Sung by the Men’s Schola

Choral Evensong will be sung at The Cathedral of St. Andrew on Sunday, May 15 at 5:30 pm. This beautiful service will be sung by the Cathedral Men’s Schola, featuring the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis by Charles Wood. John Renke will be the organist and choral director for the service. At 5 pm, listen to the great Cathedral bells as the Saint Andrew’s Ringing Society rings changes from the Mackintosh Tower. Evensong has been sung in Cathedral Churches for centuries and, through prayer and song, offers to God our thanks for the day that is past and seeks the light of God’s presence through the coming night. All are welcome. Parking is free. Calabash offering gratefully accepted.

Read More...

Choral Evensong with the Cathedral Choir

Choir---NM-IMG_3332Sun, May 8, 2016, 5:30 pm
Sung by the Cathedral Choir

Choral Evensong will be sung at The Cathedral of St. Andrew on Sunday, May 8 at 5:30 pm. This beautiful service will be sung by the Cathedral Choir, featuring the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis by English composer, Thomas Causton. John Renke will be the organist and choral director for the service. At 5 pm, listen to the great Cathedral bells as the Saint Andrew’s Ringing Society rings changes from the Mackintosh Tower. Evensong has been sung in Cathedral Churches for centuries and, through prayer and song, offers to God our thanks for the day that is past and seeks the light of God’s presence through the coming night. All are welcome. Parking is free. Calabash offering gratefully accepted. (Click Read More to view the service music list.)

Read More...

Sunday’s Choral Evensong

Sun., April 24, 5:30 pm
John Renke, organist and director
The Diocesan Choir

Choral Evensong for the Fifth Sunday of Easter will be sung at The Cathedral of St. Andrew on April 24 at 5:30 pm. This beautiful service will be sung by the Diocesan Choir, featuring the Service in F by John Stanford and his anthem, “Ye choirs of new Jerusalem.”

Diocesan-Choir-SowersIMG_5766Evensong has been sung in Cathedral Churches for centuries and, through prayer and song, offers to God our thanks for the day that is past and seeks the light of God’s presence through the coming night. All are welcome. Parking is free. Calabash offering gratefully accepted.

Read More...

Choral Services for the Feast of the Ascension

Ascension Day is one of the Principal Prayer Book Feasts. The feast commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven (Acts 1:6-11) following his crucifixion and Ascension 2016-05resurrection.

Wednesday, 4 May
5.30 pm Evensong on the Eve of the Ascension
The Cathedral Choir

Orlando Gibbons Short Evening Service
Cœlos ascendit Stanford § O clap your hands Gibbons

Thursday, 5 May
5.30 pm Choral Mass on the Feast of the Ascension
The Cathedral Choir

Tomás Luis de Victoria Missa Ascendens Christus

Read More...

Choral Evensong with the Cathedral and Lutheran Church of Honolulu Choir

Sunday, 17 April
5.30 pm Choral Evensong in the Cathedral
The Cathedral Choir with the Lutheran Church of Honolulu Choir

The Lutheran Church of Honolulu Choir will join the St. Andrew’s Cathedral Choir on Sunday, April 17 at 5:30 pm in a Choral Evensong service. The choirs will sing the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis by Howells (St. Paul’s Service) and Greater Love by John Ireland. The Cathedral’s Director of Music, John Renke will be the organist for this service. Free parking; calabash offering is gratefully accepted.

Read More...

Choral Evensong for the Third Sunday of Easter

2013Choir-Nora-DSC_0033Choral Evensong

Sun., April 10, 5:30 pm

John Renke, director
The Cathedral Choir

Choral Evensong for the Third Sunday in Lent will be sung at The Cathedral of St. Andrew on April 10 at 5:30 pm. This beautiful service will be sung by the Cathedral Choir, featuring the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis by Richard Farrant, “Regina coeli” by Aichinger and “Christ rising again from the dead” by Wise.

Evensong has been sung in Cathedral Churches for centuries and, through prayer and song, offers to God our thanks for the day that is past and seeks the light of God’s presence through the coming night. All are welcome. Parking is free. Calabash offering gratefully accepted.

Read More...

Quick Links