09 October 2019 - Evensong

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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..

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