Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Robert Byrne CO

Church Music Association

Archived Resources

Virtual Recordings

A free guide for Virtual Recording for Parish Musicians is now available (pdf).

Advent Resources

DCMA thought that you might appreciate some suggestions for suitable music for the Sundays of Advent. So they have searched the numerous online sources for you and produced a compilation for you. Click on the following links to access each week's suggestions:

Advent week 1 (pdf)

Advent week 2 (pdf)

Advent week 3 (pdf)

Resources from workshop

Following a Lent and Easter workshop that was held at the Cathedral, a number of people have asked for copies of the psalm/music for Lent A/Holy Week and a copy of the Mass setting.

Here are these files (pdf format):

1 Lent A

2 Lent A

3 Lent A

4 Lent A

5 Lent A

Holy Week

Selection of weekly hymn recommendations:

The Church Music Association has created a starting point for those who prepare the music for the weekly Sunday liturgy:

Suggestions for Year C