Cantata Evensong October 2019

Saturday, 19 October 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Bach Cantata Evensong with the Choir of St John’s College
St John’s Sinfonia
Conductor
: Andrew Nethsingha​
Leader: Margaret Faultless

Durante Magnificat
JS Bach | Cantata No. 8 - 'Liebster Gott, wenn werd ich sterben?'

Free Admission

Location

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

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Latest release

October 2019

In their first ever album dedicated solely to the Evening Canticles (Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis), the Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge releases Magnificat, a celebration of their daily tradition of Evensong.

Latest webcast

Recorded on
10 November 2019

This week's webcast is the Eucharist held in memory of the fallen of both World Wars and all subsequent conflicts. The Choir sings Duruflé's masterful and moving setting of the Requiem featuring the treatment and weaving-in of traditional plainsong themes amongst his characteristic harmony.

Latest news

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The Choir's new album, Magnificat, is now available to buy, download and stream. Celebrating the Evening Canticles that play a significant part in the Choir's Evensong services, it is an Editor's Choice Pick from Gramophone magazine.

Choral singing comes no better

Fiona Maddocks, The Observer