BBC Radio 3 – Choral Evensong 11th July 2012
Posted on May 5, 2012 in Broadcasts, Services
As part of the Chester Summer Music Festival this year, the cathedral choir will be broadcasting Choral Evensong live on BBC Radio 3 on Wednesday 11th July at 3:30pm.
The music will include a premiere of The Chester Service by Francis Pott and “These
Three” by Richard Rodney Bennett which was commissioned by the Dean and Chapter of Westminster in 2007 to mark the Diamond Anniversary of the marriage of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh and is included in the recently published Choir Book for Queen to mark her Diamond Jubilee.
The anthem will be Blest Pair of Sirens by Parry.
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