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Once a Chorister

Aled Jones meets some famous faces who, like him, were once choristers. There'll also be some wonderful hymns sung by choristers from across the country.

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35 minutes

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Sun 16 Sep 2012 16:25

Factsheet for Sunday 16th September

Once A Chorister: Aled Jones meets some famous faces who, like him, were once choristers. There'll also be some wonderful hymns sung by choristers from across the country.

Interviewees

SIR MARK ELDER
Chats about his chorister days at Canterbury Cathedral.

OLLY SMITH
Chats about his chorister days at King’s College Cambridge.

DAVID LAMMY MP
Chats about his chorister days at Peterborough Cathedral.

SIMON LOLE
Discusses with Aled the role of a chorister. Simon was a chorister at St Pauls Cathedral and later Director of Music at Salisbury Cathedral.

Locations

THE BRIDGEWATER HALL, MANCHESTER – interview with Sir Mark Elder

ST PAUL’S CATHEDRAL – interview with Simon Lole

KING’S COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE – interview with Olly Smith

PETERBOROUGH CATHEDRAL – interview with David Lammy MP

Other Information

School photograph of Sir Mark Elder - with thanks to Canterbury Cathedral.

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterAled Jones
ProducerJudith Sharp
Series EditorDavid Taviner
Executive ProducerTommy Nagra

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