Choral Evensong Podcasts

Since the first Book of Common Prayer in 1549, Choral Evensong has been an evening offering sung in cathedrals and churches of the Anglican Communion. Choral Evensong is followed by community supper ($5) with educational programs at 7:30 p.m.
  
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Richard — Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Choral Evensong

George Augustus Selwyn Bishop Of New Zealand

Office Hymm #31 Dunedin
Psalm 28: 7-11            Anglican Chant (John Edward Hopkins)
First Lesson – Ephesians 2: 11-18
Magnificat – Michigan Service    Moonyeen Albrecht (B. 1936)
Second Lesson — Matthew 10: 7-16
Nunc Dimittis — Moonyeen Albrecht
Responses, Lord’s Prayer And Colle
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Awake, Thou Wintry Earth  J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle and Response
The Blessing
Hymn 657     Hydrydol
Organ Voluntary

Trinity Cathedral Choir
The Very Rev. Tracey Lind, Dean Of Trinity Cathedral, Homilist
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster & Nicolas Haigh, Organist

 

Richard — Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Choral Evensong

Richard   Bishop of Chichester, 1253
Opening Preces  Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)
Office Hymm #654  Sumner
Psalm 119: 161-168  Anglican Chant (E. Elgar)
First Lesson – Proverbs 16: 16-20

Magnificat – Chichester Service        William Walton (1902-1983)
Second Lesson — MATTHEW 25: 31-40
Nunc Dimittis — William Walton
Responses, Lord’s Prayer And Colle
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – O Thou, the Central Orb      Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn  705     Forest Green
Organ Voluntary

Trinity Chamber Singers
Mr. Christopher Decatur, Youth and Family Minister, homilist
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster & Nicolas Haigh, Organist

 

Wednesday in Easter Week — Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Choral Evensong

OFFICE HYMN #204    Noel Nouvelet
Office Hymn #370       (Omit Vss. 3,5)

PSALM 118: 1, 2, 14-24     Anglican Chant (Thalben-Ball)
First Lesson –
1  Corinthians 15: 30-41
Magnificat – Evening Service in F      George Dyson (1883-1964)
Second Lesson — Luke 24: 13-35
Nunc Dimittis — Evening Service in F     George Dyson (1883-1964)
Responses, Lord’s Prayer And Colle
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Rejoice in the Lamb,Op. 30         Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn  194     St. Albinus
Organ Voluntary

Trinity Chamber Singers
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster & Nicolas Haigh, Organist
John McElliott, Baritone
Coraine Tate, Soprano

 

Patrick — Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Choral Evensong
Patrick
Bishop And Missionary Of Ireland, 461

Opening Preces – James Buonemani (B. 1956)
Office Hymn #370 (Omit Vss. 3,5) St. Patrick’s Breastplate
Psalm 97: 1-2, 7-12         Anglican Chant (T. Hanforth)
First Lesson – I Thessalonians 2: 2B-12
Magnificat – Evening Service In A Flat     Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986)
Second Lesson – Matthew 28: 16-20
Nunc Dimittis        Edmund Rubbra
Responses, Lord’s Prayer And Colle
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Two Lenten Motets     Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
Tenebrae Factae Sunt
Tristis Est Anima
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn 488 Slane
Organ Voluntary

Mr. Christopher Decatur, Youth And Family Minister, Homilist
Trinity Chamber Singers
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster &Amp; Nicolas Haigh, Organist
Jose Gotera, Baritone
Margaret Carpenter, Soprano

 

Gregory — Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Choral Evensong
Gregory
Bishop Of Nyssa

Office Hymn #590 Charterhouse
Psalm 19: 7-14 Plainsong
First Lesson – Ephesians 2: 17-22
Magnificat – Second Service Philip Moore (B. 1943)
Second Lesson – John 14: 23-26
Nunc Dimittis Philip Moore
The Lord’s Prayer
Responses
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Agnus Dei (From Messe Basse) Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn 347 Litton
Organ Voluntary

The Rev. Canon Kay Rackley, Homilist
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster &Amp; Nicolas Haigh, Organist
Sopranos And Altos Of The Trinity Cathedral Choir

St. Matthias The Apostle — February 24, 2016

Choral Evensong
St. Matthias The Apostle
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Opening Preces – Martin Neary (B. 1940)
Office Hymn #231 King’s Lynn
Psalm 15 Anglican Chant (E.C. Bairstow)
First Lesson – Philippians 3: 13-21
Magnificat – Evening Service In D George Dyson (1883-1964)
Second Lesson – John 15: 1, 6-16
Nunc Dimittis George Dyson
The Lord’s Prayer
Responses
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Motets Pour Un Temps De Pénitence Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #687 Ein Feste Burg
Organ Voluntary

Mr. Christopher Decatur, Youth And Family Minister, Homilist
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster &Amp; Nicolas Haigh, Organist
Trinity Chamber Singers

Martin Luther — February 17, 2016

Choral Evensong
Martin Luther — Theologian, 1546
Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Introit – Eternal Light Leo Sowerby (1895-1968)
Opening Preces – Martin Neary (B. 1940)
Office Hymn #151 Aus Tiefer
Psalm 46 Anglican Chant (From M. Luther)
First Lesson – Isaiah 55: 6-11
Magnificat – Evening Service In E Minor Leo Sowerby
Second Lesson – John 15: 1-11
Nunc Dimittis Leo Sowerby
The Lord’s Prayer (Sung On One Note)
Responses
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Psalm 122 Leo Sowerby
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #687 Ein Feste Burg
Organ Voluntary

The Rev. Lisa O’Rear, Interim Rector St. Paul’s, Fremont, & Chaplin At Ohio Guidestone, Homilist
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster &Amp; Nicolas Haigh, Organist
Trinity Chamber Singers

The Dorchester Chaplains — February 3, 2016

Choral Evensong
The Dorchester Chaplains
Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Office Hymn #117 – Brightest And Best Morning Star
Psalm 46 Anglican Chant (M. Luther)
First Lesson – Joel 2: 28-32
Magnificat – Evening Service In B Flat Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
Second Lesson – John 15: 9-14
Dimittis Charles Villiers Stanford
The Lord’s Prayer (Sung On One Note)
Responses
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Greater Love Hath No Man John Ireland (1879-1962)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn 579 – Almighty Father, Strong To Save Melita
Organ Voluntary

The Rev. Rosalind Hughes, Rector Of The Church Of The Epiphany, Euclid, Homilist
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster & Nicolas Haigh, Organist
Trinity Cathedral Choir

Thomas Merton — December 9, 2015

Thomas Merton
Contemplative and Writer, 1968

Office Hymn #60 Conditor Alme Siderum
Psalm 62: 1-8 Plainsong
First Lesson – Isaiah 57: 14-19
Magnificat – Celtic Service Carlos Castells-Hogan
Second Lesson – John 12: 27-36
Nunc Dimittis Carlos Castells-Hogan
Responses
The Lord’s Prayer
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Advent Music: David Conte (B. 1955) Words: Christina Rosetti
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #66 Stuttgart
Organ Voluntary

The Very Rev. Tracey Lind, Dean Of Trinity Cathedral, Homilist
Karen Weaver, Choirmaster
Good Company Vocal Ensemble
Todd Wilson, Organist

Channing Moore Williams — December 2, 2015

Channing Moore Williams
Missionary Bishop In China And Japan, 1910

Introit — Advent Responsory Gerre Hancock (1934-2012)
Opening Preces — Bernard Rose (1916-1996)
Office Hymn #67 Psalm 42
Psalm 96: 1-8 Anglican Chant (T. Hanforth)
First Lesson – Proverbs 6: 20-23
Magnificat – Evening Service In G Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)
Second Lesson – Luke 10: 1-9
Nunc Dimittis Charles Villiers Stanford
Responses
The Lord’s Prayer
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – This Is The Record Of John Orlando Gibbons (1583-1624)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #57 Helmsley
Organ Voluntary

The Rev. Rosalind Hughes, Priest-In-Charge At Church Of The Epiphany In Euclid, Oh, Homilist
Todd Wilson, Choirmaster
Trinity Chamber Singers
Nicolas Haigh, Organist
Gabrielle Haigh, Soprano
Brennan Cockey, Baritone
John Mcelliott, Countertenor

Hilda — Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015

Hilda
Abbess Of Whitby, 680

Opening Preces   Martin Neary (B. 1940)
Office Hymn #398    Forest Green
Psalm 113      Anglican Chant (Percy Whitlock)
First Lesson – Proverbs 6: 20-23
Magnificat – Evening Service In F# Minor   T. Frederick Candlyn (1892-1964)
Second Lesson – Matthew 19: 27-29
Nunc Dimittis     T. Frederick Candlyn
Responses
The Lord’s Prayer
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – The Beatitudes       Arvo Pärt (B. 1935)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #387        Magdalen College
Organ Voluntary

Todd Wilson, Choirmaster
Nicolas Haigh, Organist
The Rev. Canon Kay Rackley, Homilist
Trinity Chamber Singers

Samuel Seabury — Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015

Samuel SeaburyFirst
American Bishop, 1796

Opening Preces Iain Quinn
Office Hymn #620 Land Of Rest
Psalm 150 Anglican Chant (C.V. Stanford)
First Lesson – Acts 20: 28-32
Magnificat – Evening Service In D Herbert Howells (1892-1983)
Second Lesson – Matthew 9: 35-38
Nunc Dimittis Herbert Howells
Responses Iain Quinn
The Lord’s Prayer
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings Fair Music: Eric Thiman (1900-1975)
Text: Paraphrase Of Psalm 84 By John Milton (1608-1674)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #482 Slane
Organ Voluntary

Richard Nelson, Choirmaster
Todd Wilson, Organist
Mr. Christopher Decatur, Trinity Cathedral Youth And Family Minister, Homilist
Choristers Of St. Paul’s Church, Cleveland Heights

All Faithful Departed — Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015

Choral Evensong
Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015

Office Hymn #232 Nyland
Psalm 130 Anglican Chant (Hylton Stewart)
First Lesson – Wisdom 3: 1-9
Second Lesson – John 5: 24-27
Nunc Dimittis C.S. Lang
The Lord’s Prayer
Responses
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – And I Saw A New Heaven Edgar Bainton (1880-1956)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #625 Darwall’s 148th
Organ Voluntary

Todd Wilson, Choirmaster
Garrett Law, Organist
The Very Rev. Tracey Lind, Dean Of Trinity Cathedral,And Bradley Upham, Homilist
Trinity Cathedral Choir
Matthew Jones, Baritone

James Hannington and His Companions — Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015

Choral Evensong
Wednesday, October 28, 2015

James Hannington & His Companions
Bishop Of Eastern Equatorial Africa, Martyrs, 1885

Opening Preces – James Buonemani (B. 1956)
Psalm 124
First Lesson – Job 23: 10-17
Magnificat – Trinity Service Mark Winges (B. 1951)
Second Lesson – Matthew 10: 16-22
Nunc Dimittis Mark Winges
Responses, Lord’s Prayer And Collects
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Deep River African-American Spiritual – Arr. Gerre Hancock
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #455 Dunedin
Organ Voluntary

Todd Wilson, Choirmaster
Nicolas Haigh, Organist
The Rt. Rev. Arthur B. Williams Jr., Bishop Suffragan Of The Diocese Of Ohio, Homilist
Trinity Chamber Singers

St. James of Jerusalem — Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015

Choral Evensong
Wednesday, October 21, 2015

St. James Of Jerusalem
Brother Of Our Lord Jesus Christ, And Martyr, C. 62

Opening Preces – Sung By The Choir James Bounemani (B. 1956)
Office Hymn #367 Rustington
First Lesson – Acts 15: 12-22A
Magnificat – Short Service Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
Second Lesson – Matthew 13: 54-58
Nunc Dimittis Orlando Gibbons
Responses, Lord’s Prayer And Collects
Collect For The Day
Greeting And Homily
Anthem – Valiant For Truth Music: Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) – Text: John Bunyan (1628-1688)
Spoken Prayers
Concluding Versicle And Response
The Blessing
Hymn #24 St. Clement
Organ Voluntary

Todd Wilson, Choirmaster
Nicolas Haigh, Organist
The Rev. Dr. Shawnthea Monroe, Senior Minister, Plymouth Church, Shaker Heights, Homilist
Trinity Chamber Singers