Choral Evensong BBC Radio 3
BBC Radio 3 Wednesday 17 October 2012 15:30 Duration: 1 hour
(Repeated: Sunday 28th October 2012 16:00)
Choral Evensong is aired twice weekly – live at 3.30pm on Wednesdays, and repeated at 4pm Sundays.
If you would like to be in the congregation for Choral Evensong, please be seated by 3.15pm.
Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral on the Feast of St Ignatius of Antioch, including the first broadcast of a new composition commissioned for the Choirbook for the Queen, a collection of contemporary anthems, published to celebrate Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee.
Organ Prelude: Lento (Marian Sawa)
Introit: A new song (James MacMillan)
Responses: Philip Duffy
Hymn: Lord Jesus, when you dwelt on earth (Jesu, dulcis memoria)
Psalms: 15, 112 (Bevenot, Mawby)
New Testament Canticle: Revelation 15 vv3-4
New Testament Reading: 1 Peter 5 vv1-11
Motet: Joy at the Sound (Roxanna Panufnik – Choirbook for the Queen)
Homily: The Most Rev. Patrick Kelly, Archbishop of Liverpool
Final Hymn: Praise to the Holiest (Billing)
Marian motet: Ave Maria (Mervyn Cousins)
Organ Voluntary: Fast Dance (Iain Farrington)
Director of Music: Christopher McElroy
Organist: Richard Lea