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Archive from York Minster

An archive broadcast from York Minster to mark the 100th birthday of Francis Jackson which he celebrated last month. Francis Jackson was Organist of York Minster from 1946-82.

An archive broadcast from York Minster to mark the 100th birthday of Francis Jackson which he celebrated last month. Francis Jackson was Organist of York Minster from 1946-82.

Introit: Let my prayer come up (Bairstow)
Responses: Jackson
Psalms 53, 54, 55 (Vann, Crotch, Clark, Atkins)
First Lesson: Exodus 14 vv 5-14
Canticles: Bairstow in G
Second Lesson: 1 Corinthians 15 vv 35-49
Anthem: Lord, I call upon Thee (Bairstow)
Hymn: God that madest earth and heaven (East Acklam)
Organ Voluntary: Impromptu for Sir Edward Bairstow (Jackson)

Philip Moore (Organist and Master of the Music)
John Scott Whiteley (Assistant Organist)

First broadcast 10 July 1996.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Edward Bairstow

    Let my prayer come up

    Performer: John Scott Whiteley.
  • William Vann

    Psalms 53, 54, 55

    Composer: William Crotch. Composer: Clark. Composer: Ivor Atkins. Choir: Choir of York Minster.
  • Edward Bairstow

    Magnificat in G

    Choir: Choir of York Minster.
  • Edward Bairstow

    Nunc Dimittis in G

    Choir: Choir of York Minster.
  • Edward Bairstow

    Lord, I call upon Thee

    Choir: Choir of York Minster.
  • Francis Jackson

    Impromptu for Sir Edward Bairstow

    Performer: John Scott Whiteley.
  • Eugène Gigout

    Scherzo in E

    Performer: Francis Jackson.
    • Pipes of Splendour.
    • Chandos.
    • 008.

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