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November 26th, 2014 - BBC Radio 3 Broadcast of Choral Vespers
BBC Radio 3 Broadcast of Choral Vespers



A service of Choral Vespers was broadcast live from Leeds Cathedral on Wednesday 26th November. The service was sung by the senior boys, girls and adult choir and led by Monsignor Philip Moger. The choir was directed by Benjamin Saunders, with organist Daniel Justin. The programme featured the first broadcast of a new magnificat by Oxford based composer John Duggan, which was written for the choir in 2014. The entire service can be heard again for the next six days on the Radio 3 Choral Evensong website using i-Player.

Organ Prelude: Celui qui a des oreilles, qu'il écoute from Cinq méditations sur l'Apocalypse (Langlais).
Introit: Laetatus sum (Scarlatti).
Hymn: Caeli Deus sanctissime (Gregorian).
Psalms: 62, 67 (Saunders).
Canticle: Colossians 1.12-20 (Roberts; Bevenot).
Reading: Philippians 2.1-11.
Magnificat primi toni (John Duggan) (first broadcast).
Homily: Fr Philip Moger.
Anthem: Insanae et vanae curae (Haydn).
Marian antiphon: Salve regina (Gregorian).
Organ Voluntary: Visions prophétiques from Cinq méditations sur l'Apocalypse (Langlais).

Director of Music: Benjamin Saunders.
Organist: Daniel Justin.



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