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Choral Vespers from Westminster Cathedral

From Westminster Cathedral. Including the first broadcast of a new composition commissioned for the Choirbook for the Queen, a collection of contemporary anthems.

Choral Vespers from Westminster Cathedral including the first broadcast of a new composition commissioned for the Choirbook for the Queen, a collection of contemporary anthems, published to celebrate Her Majesty's Diamond Jubilee.

Introit: Deus in adiutorium (Plainsong)
Hymn: Lucis Creator (Plainsong)
Psalms 125, 126 (Plainsong)
Canticle: Gratias agamus (Plainsong)
Reading: Ephesians 3vv20-21
Responsory: Redime me Domine (Plainsong)
St Patrick's Magnificat (MacMillan)
Homily: Canon Christopher Tuckwell, Administrator
Motet: O joyful light (Diana Burrell - Choirbook for the Queen - first broadcast)
Organ Voluntary: Evocation II (Escaich)

Master of Music: Martin Baker
Assistant Master of Music: Peter Stevens
Organ Scholar: Edward Symington.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Plainsong

    Deus in adiutorium

  • Plainsong

    Lucis Creator

  • Plainsong

    Psalms 125, 126

  • Plainsong

    Canticle: Gratias agamus

  • Sir James MacMillan

    St Patrick's Magnificat

  • Diana Burrell

    Motet: O joyful light

  • Herbert Howells

    Salve Regina

  • Thierry Escaich

    Evocation II

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