25 May 2019 - Choral Evensong

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Saturday, 25 May 2019

This service includes two works by English composer Julian Anderson.

‘St John’s Service’, a setting of the Evening Canticles, was commissioned by the Master and Fellows in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Consecration of the College Chapel. Here it receives its first performance. 

The anthem, ‘My beloved spake’, is a setting of words taken from the Song of Solomon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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