Liturgical Church Music at St Peter’s Church
Choral Eucharist is sung at 10.00am on all but the third Sunday of each month. The Sung Eucharist setting is the ‘Christchurch Mass’. by Australian church musician and composer Dr. Philip Matthias.
The Choir maintains the tradition of Psalm singing using texts from A New Zealand Prayer Book or the English Common Worship Psalter sung to a traditional Anglican chant setting.
The Parish Choir
The Parish Choir consists of singers drawn from many ‘walks of life.’ The Parish is a long time affiliate of the Royal School of Church Music.
The repertoire of the choir is extensive with the Choir Vestry housing an extensive choral library.
Inquiries for recruitment are welcomed. Adults, teenagers and children are always welcome to take part in the music at St. Peter’s.