The Newcastle Cathedral Choir performs this program directed by Scott Farrell. Michael Dutton, organist plays the fine organ, a four-manual originally built by TC Lewis. The organ has been rebuilt several times notably in 1911 and 1954 by Harrison & Harrison and currently by Nicholson & Co. of Worcester.
Moger: The Blessing of the Light;
McKie: We wait for thy loving kindness, O God;
Bevan: Magnificat ŗ 8; Lo, He comes with clouds descending (desc. Trepte); Once in Royal Davidís city (desc. Cleobury);
Darke: In the bleak midwinter; Away in a manger arr. Willcocks;
Malcolm: Missa ad praesepe; O come all ye faithful (desc. Willcocks);
Mendelssohn: When Jesus our Lord & There shall a star (from Christus
Wood: Nunc Dimittis