All are welcome to join us - via the video link below - for a special service of Choral Evensong on the Feast of St Bartholomew, Monday 24 August 2020 17:30. This service according to the Book of Common Prayer has been pre-recorded by members of the Cathedral Choir, the choristers and the lay vicars. The service is led by the Treasurer, Canon Robert Titley.
Feast of St Bartholomew (Monday 24 August)
Preces (Plainsong)- Canon Anna Macham and David Halls
Welcome and Introduction- Canon Robert Titley
Reading: Ecclesiasticus 39:1-10- read by John Pitt-Brooke
Magnificat (Plainsong)- recorded by James Bowman and Sebastian Hamlyn
Reading: Matthew 10:1-22- read by Veronica Armstrong
Nunc dimittis (Plainsong)- recorded by James Bowman and Sebastian Hamlyn
Creed- Canon Anna Macham
Responses (Plainsong) including Lord’s Prayer
Anthem, Byrd, Tallis, “In pace”- recorded by the Lay Vicars
Intercessions- Canon Robert Titley
Hymn- “For all the saints”
Blessing- Canon Robert Titley
Voluntary- Chorale Prelude “Herr Jesu Christ” BWV 709 by J S Bach- played by John Challenger
-“ For all the saints,” text: W Walsham How (1823-97), music: Sine Nomine, Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958), from “Great Hymns from Salisbury” sung by the Choir of Salisbury Cathedral Choir directed by David Halls (with kind permission of Priory Records).