23 May 2018 - Choral Evensong

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Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Jeremy Thurlow's 'The sleeping lord' received its premiere as the anthem for this week's webcast of Choral Evensong. It was commissioned by the the Master and Fellows, with generous donations from Paul & Joanna Linsell and Jeremy & Jodie Podger. It sets the words of Welsh artist-poet David Jones.

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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.

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Andrew Nethsingha discusses the significance of Tippett's St John's Service, a work which demonstrates a fresh, vivid and original take on the Evening Canticles. Read along whilst listening to Tippett's 'Magnificat' from the Choir's forthcoming album, now available on Spotify.

Choral singing comes no better

Fiona Maddocks, The Observer