Evensong for St. Cecilia

Evensong for St. Cecilia
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The Choir of Wakefield Cathedral, Jonathan Bielby, director; Louise Marsh, organist, sings evensong for the Feast of St. Cecilia (Nov. 22), patron saint of music. English celebrations of St. Cecilia’s Day began in the 17th century with a church service followed by entertainment.

BACH: Allein Gott in der Hoh’ sei Ehr’, BWV 664
PHILIPS: Cantantibus organis
JACKSON: Responses
H. C. STEWART: Psalms 147, 149
WILLCOCKS: Psalm 148
TALBOT: Psalm 150
CARTER: Magnificat; Nunc Dimittis
FINZI: God is gone up
ROSE: Feast Song for St. Cecilia
BIELBY: Let the roaring organs loudly play
HYMNS: Martyr of God, whose strength was steeled; O praise ye the Lord