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From Wells Cathedral for the Feast of the Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Introit: Ne timeas, Maria (Victoria)
Responses: Tomkins
Psalms: 111, 131, 146 (Plainsong)
First Lesson: Isaiah 52 vv1-12
Office Hymn: The Lord whom earth and sea and sky (Eisenach)
Canticles: The Wells Service (Peter Maxwell Davies) (first broadcast)
Second Lesson: Hebrews 2 vv5-14
Anthem: Ave Maria a 8 (Victoria)
Final Hymn: For Mary, Mother of the Lord (St Botolph)
Organ Voluntary: Meine Seele erhebt den Herren (Fuge uber das Magnificat pro organo pleno), BWV733 (Bach)

Assistant organist: Jonathan Vaughn
Organist and master of the choristers: Matthew Owens.

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Sun 29 Mar 2009 16:00