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O Lord, open thou our lips

Diocesan Choirs' Festival
Saturday, October 13th 2018 at 2 pm in St Mary's, Banbury
Kerry Beaumont
Organist & Director of Music
Coventry Cathedral

Cynthia Hall


Rt Revd Dr Steven Croft
Bishop of Oxford
PLEASE NOTE: singers who are not members of church choirs are also most warmly invited to attend this Festival as individuals.
The composers' names below are linked to their biographies, and the works are linked to CPDL files of the music if it is not in copyright, with separate audio files where available. Copyright music is linked only to recordings.
  Introit Bairstow Let all mortal flesh keep silence (Recording)
  Preces & Responses Ayleward In E flat (Recording)
  Psalm tbc  
  Mag & Nunc Ireland in F Magnificat & Nunc dimittis
  Anthem Balfour Gardiner Te lucis ante terminum (Recording)
  Hymn tbc  
  Saturday October 6th 6.30 - 8 pm Headington, St Andrew
  Monday October 8th 7.30 - 9 pm Didcot, St Peter
  Tuesday October 9th 7.30 - 9 pm Rotherfield Peppard, All Saints' (directions)
  2 pm Assemble 4.45 pm Re-assemble, robed, for Service
  2.15 pm Rehearsal 5 pm Festival Evensong
  4 pm Tea break 6 pm End of Festival

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