09 October 2019 - Evensong

Recorded on
Wednesday, 9 October 2019

This webcast is from the first Men's Voices service of the year.

Born in 1711, William Boyce was rather a prolific composer, and had a post as composer for the Chapel Royal. He is remembered mainly for his symphonies and incidental music for plays, but his main output was vocal music and church anthems. The Lord is King is rather a bombastic setting of selections of Psalm verses, and features a solo for bass..

Share this

Latest release

Magnificat 2
April 2021

The second release in our Magnificat series features nine settings of the Evening Canticles, sung daily at Evensong.

Latest news

Choristers facing the Bridge of Sighs

St John’s College will continue its reputation for musical excellence by featuring male and female voices – both adults and children – in its world-renowned choir for the first time

The contribution of Andrew Nethsingha and St John's College, Cambridge to the Evensong tradition - both in the chapel and on record - deserves great praise

Gramophone