Gloucester Opening Service

 

 

 


 

 

 

[PHOTOS: DEREK FOXTON, ASH MILLS, CLARE STEVENS]

SATURDAY 22 JULY

Opening Service

11.30 am Worcester Cathedral

Entrance is by ticket only (free of charge) which must be ordered in advance. You may do that HERE or by phone 01452 768928

 

Worcester Cathedral Choir

Three Choirs Festival Chorus

Christopher Allsop organ

Peter Nardone conductor

 

Francis Jackson Benedicite

Schütz Psalm 100 Jauchzet dem Herren

Bruckner Ecce sacerdos magnus

 

Processions begin at 11.15 am; please be seated no later than 11am.

 

 

 

Choral Evensong

5.30 pm Worcester Cathedral

Worcester Cathedral Chamber Choir

Richard Cook organ

Stephen Shellard director

 

Ian King Responses (premiere, Chamber Choir commission)

Howells St Paul’s Service

Harris Faire is the Heaven

 

 

 

SUNDAY 23 JULY

Festival Eucharist

10.30 am Worcester Cathedral

 

Worcester Cathedral Choir

Worcester Cathedral Voluntary Choir

Christopher Allsop organ

Peter Nardone director

 

Piers Connor-Kennedy Missa Vigornia (Worcester Cathedral Commission)

Finzi Welcome, sweet and sacred feast

 

 

Choral Evensong

5.30 pm at Worcester Cathedral

 

Three Cathedral Choirs

Peter Dyke organ

Adrian Partington director

 

 

Philip Moore Responses (set III)

Blair Evening Service in B Minor

Leighton Let All the World

 

 

MONDAY 24 JULY

 

Choral Evensong

5.30 pm Worcester Cathedral

 

Three Cathedral Choirs

Christopher Allsop organ

Geraint Bowen director

 

Sumsion Responses

Stanford Evening Service in A

W Lloyd Webber The church with joy acclaims her Lord

 

 

TUESDAY 25 JULY

 

Choral Evensong

5.30 pm Worcester Cathedral

 

Opus Anglicanum cantors

Participants from today’s workshop

John Rowlands-Pritchard director


Vespers for St Oswald

 

WEDNESDAY 26 JULY

Choral Evensong

3.30 pm Worcester Cathedral

Three Cathedral Choirs

Christopher Allsop organ

Peter Nardone director

 

Day Round me falls the night

Thomas Hewitt-Jones Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis *

Peter Nardone Responses

Stanford The Lord is My Shepherd

Ian King  A Worcester Fantasy*

*commissioned by Worcester Cathedral

 

This service will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3. Please be seated by 3.15pm.

 

FRIDAY 28 JULY

Choral Evensong

5.30 pm Worcester Cathedral

Worcester Cathedral Choir

Richard Cook organ

Christopher Allsop director


Rose
Responses

Matthias Jesus Service

Parry At the Round Earth’s Imagined Corners


SATURDAY 29 JULY

An evening Prayer (said) will be held at 5.30 pm in th Cathedral Crypt.