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Wells Cathedral

From Wells Cathedral during the New Music Wells Festival including the first performance of a new composition commissioned for the Choirbook for the Queen, a collection of contemporary anthems, published to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen.

Introit: Sincerity (first broadcast) (Michael Finnissy - Choirbook for the Queen)
Responses: Gabriel Jackson
Psalms: 114, 115 (Tonus Peregrinus, South)
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 31 vv30-32 v14
Office Hymn: Hail the day that sees him rise (Llanfair)
Canticles: The Wells Service (first broadcast) (Howard Skempton)
Second Lesson: 1 John 3 vv11-24
Anthem: Love divine (Howard Goodall)
Final Hymn: O for a thousand tongues to sing (Richmond)
Organ Voluntary: Dance-Rondo (Philip Moore)

Matthew Owens (Organist and Master of the Choristers)
Jonathan Vaughn (Assistant Organist).

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Sun 27 May 2012 16:00

Sally Beamish: Be Still (first performance)

Sally Beamish: Be Still (first performance)

The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, gives the premiere of Sally Beamish's Be Still.

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