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Choral Evening Prayer from Buckfast Abbey

From Buckfast Abbey, Devon during the 2014 Exon Singers' Festival.

Choral Evening Prayer from Buckfast Abbey, Devon during the 2014 Exon Singers' Festival

Introit: An Introit for Transfiguration (Robin Holloway) (First performance)
Responses: Plainsong
Office Hymn: O vision blest of heavenly light (Coelestis gloriae)
Psalms: 97, 121 (Plainsong; Robin Holloway)
First Lesson: 2 Peter 1 vv16-19
Anthem: Christus Jesus splendor Patris (Massaino)
Second Lesson: Matthew 17 vv1-9
Homily: The Rt Revd David Charlesworth, Abbot of Buckfast
Canticle: Magnificat quarti toni (Palestrina)
Lord's Prayer (Toby Young ) (First performance)
Motet: Ave Maria (Josquin)
Final Hymn: 'Tis good, Lord, to be here (Carlisle)
Organ Voluntary: Hymne d'Actions de graces: 'Te Deum' (Langlais)

Richard Wilberforce (Music Director)
Jeffrey Makinson (Organist).

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