Coronation of King Charles III

A Service of Celebration for the Coronation of His Majesty King Charles III

Girls from the Choir practising their music for Evensong worship.
Dates 07 May 2023

Featuring a special Coronation piece sung by Salisbury Cathedral Choir

Everyone is welcome to join us for this special service where we give thanks to the new King Charles III.

The service is led by the Very Revd Nicholas Papadopulos, Dean of Salisbury. The Preacher is the Right Revd Stephen Lake, Bishop of Salisbury.

The Cathedral Choir will be singing, including both Boy and Girl Choristers and Lay Vicars, directed by David Halls, Director of Music. A special piece, by Joanna Forbes L’Estrange called ‘The mountains shall bring peace’, which has been commissioned by the RSCM to celebrate the coronation, will also be sung by the Choir.

The organ is played by John Challenger, Assistant Director of Music.