Diocesan Festival 2017

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with PRESENTATION OF BISHOP’S (Silver), DEAN’S (Bronze) and Gold AWARDS

Saturday 14th October, 5.45pm, Southwell Minster
Conductor:  Paul PROVOST      Organist:  SIMON HOGAN           

The music will be contained in the new RSCM publication
Reform and Renewal
a festival service celebrating the renewal of the church over the centuries in words and music.

Music: Palestrina Kyrie (Missa Aeterna Christi munera); Stanford Jubilate in D; Psalm 122 plainsong tone iv; Bairstow Though I speak with the tongues of men; Gjeilo Ubi caritas; Hymns – A mighty fortress is our God, O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness, And can it be, Now from the heavens descending, We have a gospel to proclaim.

PRIOR REHEARSAL (all members of every choir should come to this if at all possible)

Monday 25th September at St Michael’s Church, Bramcote, 7.00 to 9.00pm.

TIMETABLE ON THE DAY (Coffee, tea are available on demand for a modest charge at tea time)

2.00pm     Choirs arrive at the Great Hall
2.15          Rehearsal (part 1) in the Nave
3.30          Short break (stay put)
3.40          Rehearsal (part 2) in the Nave
4.45       Tea break
5.15       Short rehearsal for Award winners
5.45       Festival Evensong
6.45       Service concludes

Festival October 2017 booking form