Cantata Evensong October 2018

Saturday, 13 October 2018 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Cantata Evensong

The Cantata Evensong for Michaelmas Term, with the music of Bach performed in a liturgical context by the Choir alongside the period ensemble, St John's Sinfonia. No tickets required, free for all.

Orchestral Voluntary: J.S. Bach Sinfonia (Cantata 182)
Responses and Preces: Ayleward
Psalm 70 (Peppin)
Buxtehude: Magnificat
J.S. Bach: Cantata no. 125 Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin
J.S. Bach: Cantata no. 96 Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn
Hymns 394, 377
Orchestral Voluntary: J.S. Bach Gigue (Suite no. 3) (BWV 1068)

Location

St John's College Chapel
St John's Street
Cambridge
CB2 1TP
United Kingdom

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April 2019

Locus Iste is the 100th recording by the Choir of St. John's College, Cambridge and marks the 150th anniversary of the consecration of St John's College Chapel.

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27 February 2019

 

  • Responses and Preces: Rose
  • Psalm 128 (tone ii)
  • Hassler: Magnificat quinti toni
  • Nunc Dimittis quinti toni
  • Poulenc: Seigneur, je vous en prie​

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The President of St John’s College – Dr Frank Salmon, FSA – has written programme notes for the Choir’s new recording, Locus Iste, telling the story of our College Chapel. The recording marks the 150th anniversary of the Chapel’s Consecration.

In the first part of these serialised notes, Dr Salmon explains how our current College Chapel came to be built.

Choral singing comes no better

Fiona Maddocks, The Observer