The Choir will be back singing at Sung Eucharist at All Saints Fulham Church on Sunday 24th March – Palm Sunday – after a week off. The Choir will lead the annual procession over Putney Bridge at the beginning of the service.
He is known mainly for his madrigals. He wrote his first book of madrigals for 3-6 voices in 1597. He followed this up with 2 further volumes in 1598 (5 voices) and 1600 (both 5 and 6 voices).
The lyrics of Hosanna to the Son of David are taken from the Gospels of Matthew (chapter 21) and Luke (chapter 19).
Hosanna to the Son of David.
Blessed be the King that cometh in the name of the Lord.
Hosanna, thou that sittest in the highest heavens.
Hosanna in excelsis Deo.