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Choral Vespers - Chapel Royal of Hampton Court Palace with The Sixteen

Choral Vespers celebrated by Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace sung by The Sixteen directed by Harry Christophers. Preacher: The Bishop of London.

Choral Vespers according to the Latin Rite celebrated by Cardinal Vincent Nichols in the Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, and sung by The Sixteen directed by Harry Christophers. The homily is given by The Rt Revd Dr Richard Chartres, Dean of Her Majesty's Chapels Royal and Bishop of London. This service was recorded on Tuesday 9 February and was the first Catholic rite Vespers to be celebrated at Hampton Court for 450 years.

Leroy Kyrie (John Taverner)
Hymn: Glory to thee, my God, this night (Tallis's Canon)
Psalms 122, 127 (plainsong)
Canticle: Ephesians 1 vv.3-10 (plainsong)
Homily: The Dean of Her Majesty's Chapels Royal
Magnificat for Five Voices (Tallis)
Intercessions and Collects
Motet: Salve Regina (William Cornysh)
Concluding Rite
National Anthem

Director of Music: Harry Christophers
Organist: Matthew Martin.

1 hour

Music Played

  • John Taverner

    Leroy Kyrie

    Performer: The Sixteen.
  • Plainsong

    Psalms 122, 127

    Performer: The Sixteen.
  • Plainsong

    Canticle: Ephesians 1 vv.3-10

    Performer: The Sixteen.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Magnificat for Five Voices

    Performer: The Sixteen.
  • William Cornysh

    Salva Regina

    Performer: The Sixteen.

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