21 May 2018Visiting Singers Welcome
Visiting Singers Welcome
Any visiting singers are welcome to join us for our Festal Evensong which takes places during the Flower Festival weekend at St Mary's, Finedon. Sunday 16th September - 4.30pm rehearsal followed by 6pm Festal Evensong.
This is the music for this year's service. We will have copies available to borrow.
Introit: Handel Dixit Dominus (opening chorus)
Responses: Byrd (incl. Lord’s Prayer by Stone)
Psalm 23 (Hylton Stewart)
Office Hymn: 258 Lord of beauty, thine the splendour (Tune Regent Square)
Canticles: Dyson in D
Anthem: Parry I Was Glad
Final Hymn: All people that on earth do dwell (arr. Vaughan Williams)
Organ Voluntary: Cecilia McDowall Sounding Heaven And Earth
Please email the Director of Music (or tell a member of the choir) to let us know that you're coming and which voice part you sing so we have enough copies. Normally we have a choir of around 40 singers for these occasions.
02 May 2018Church Children's Choir
Church Children's Choir
Our Children's Choir will restart on Friday 8th June. Rehearsals take place in church on Fridays during term time between 6.15pm and 6.50pm. Any children are welcome to come along to sing and try it out. There is no cost involved.
During Children's Choir we learn some of the music for Sunday morning services as well as singing through popular hymns and anthems. In addition, we have the opportunity to prepare for RSCM Voice For Life awards and learning music for special services such as our Diocesan Choral Festival, Christmas Carol Service and visits to cathedrals to sing as the Visiting Choir.
Just turn up, or contact us for more information.
20 April 2018Peterborough Diocesan Choral Festival Music Launch
Peterborough Diocesan Choral Festival Music Launch
On Thursday 26th April at 7.30pm Steven Grahl (DoM, Peterborough Cathedral) will be introducing the music for this year's Diocesan Choral Festival. Music will be available to purchase from 7pm onwards. This launch takes place at St Mary's, Finedon. Any singers are welcome to come along; it is always a good event singing through and learning about the music we will be preparing for this year's festival.
The Choral Festival will take place at Peterborough Cathedral on Saturday 13th October.