Concert at St John's: Faire is the Heaven

Monday, 19 March 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
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As we prepare for our tour to Hong Kong and Singapore, we present a selection from our tour concert programme that includes some of the finest music in the choral repertoire.

Programme
Locus Iste Anton Bruckner
Jubilate Deo Benjamin Britten
Justorum animae C. V. Stanford
Organ Solo by James Anderson-Besant: Finale (Symphony No. 6) Charles-Marie Widor
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (Gloucester Service) Herbert Howells
Sing, my soul, his wondrous love Ned Rorem
God is gone up Gerald Finzi

INTERVAL

Hymn of the Cherubim Sergei Rachmaninoff
Salve Regina Francis Poulenc
Gloria (Missa Brevis) Jonathan Dove
Organ Solo played by Glen Dempsey: Paean Herbert Howells
Faire is the Heaven William Harris
Jesu, grant me this I pray Christopher Robinson
Blest pair of sirens C. H. H. Parry

Tickets available at the ADC Box Office (01223 300085)

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Here's James Anderson-Besant, our Junior Organ Scholar, playing the finale to Widor's Sixth Organ Symphony which will feature at the concert:

Location

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

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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 choral Evensong.

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Recorded on
23 May 2019

 

Responses and Preces: Radcliffe
Psalms 110 (Lloyd), 111 (Smart)
Bevan: Magnificat octavi toni
Nunc Dimittis octavi toni
Tavener: The Lord’s Prayer
Boulanger: Lux aeterna
Hymn 486

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The Choir of St John’s' new album - Magnificat - celebrates their daily tradition of choral Evensong and is released on 25 October 2019.

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Fiona Maddocks, The Observer