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Chapel of Merton College, Oxford

From the Chapel of Merton College, Oxford, with music by Bach, Elgar, Stanford and Hassler.

From the Chapel of Merton College, Oxford.

Prelude: In dir ist Freude (Bach)
Introit: Ecce sacerdos magnus (Elgar)
Responses: Ayleward
Psalms 47, 48 (Nares, Walmisley)
First Lesson: Exodus 15 vv.1-19
Office hymn: Jesus, our master and our only saviour (Iste Confessor)
Magnificat: Stanford in B flat
Second Lesson: Colossians 2 vv.8-15
Nunc dimittis: Wood in B flat
Anthem: Tribus miraculis (Hassler)
Hymn: O what their joy and glory must be (Regnator orbis)
Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in A, BWV 536 (Bach)

Benjamin Nicholas (Director of Music)
Simon Hogan (Organist)
Kentaro Machida (Organ Scholar)

Recorded 27 October.

27 days left to listen

59 minutes

On radio

Sunday 15:00

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    In dir ist Freude

    Performer: Simon Hogan.
  • Edward Elgar

    Ecce sacerdos magnus

    Performer: Choir of Merton College, Oxford. Performer: Simon Hogan. Performer: Kentaro Machida. Conductor: Benjamin Nicholas.
  • James Nares

    Psalms 47, 48

    Composer: Thomas Attwood Walmisley. Performer: Choir of Merton College, Oxford. Performer: Simon Hogan. Performer: Kentaro Machida. Conductor: Benjamin Nicholas.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Stanford in B flat (Magnificat)

    Performer: Choir of Merton College, Oxford. Performer: Simon Hogan. Performer: Kentaro Machida. Conductor: Benjamin Nicholas.
  • Charles Wood

    Wood in B flat (Nunc dimittis)

    Performer: Choir of Merton College, Oxford. Conductor: Benjamin Nicholas.
  • Hans Leo Hassler

    Tribus miraculis

    Performer: Choir of Merton College, Oxford. Performer: Simon Hogan. Performer: Kentaro Machida. Conductor: Benjamin Nicholas.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in A, BWV 536

    Performer: Simon Hogan. Performer: Kentaro Machida.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon per sonar a 4

    Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • DECCA.

Broadcasts

  • Wednesday 15:30
  • Sunday 15:00