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A Service for Advent with Carols

on BBC Radio 3

Celebrated last night at the Chapel of St John's College, Cambridge.
Advent Prose: Rorate Coeli (Wilkinson).
Processional Hymn: 0 Come, 0 Come Emmanuel. Bidding Prayer.
Carol: Adam Lay Ybounden (Boris Ord).
The Message of Advent: Antiphons: 0 Sapientia; 0 Adonai. 1st Lesson: Isaiah 11, wl-5. Carol: There Is No Rose (John Joubert ).
2nd Lesson: 1 Thessalonians 5, wl-11.
Anthem: One Foot in Eden (Nicholas Maw). The Word of God: Antiphons: 0 Radix; 0 Clavis. 3rd Lesson: Micah 4, wl-4.
Motet: Vox Dicentis , Clama (Edward Naylor ).
4th Lesson: Luke 4, wl4-21.
Hymn: Come Thou Long-Expected Jesus. The Prophetic Call: Antiphons: 0 Oriens;
0 Rex Gentium. A Hymn to the Virgin (Britten). 5th Lesson: Malachi 3, wl-7. This Is the Record of John (Gibbons). Mary's Magnificat (Roger Hemingway ). 6th Lesson: Matthew 3, wl-11. Hymn: On Jordan's Bank.
The Christ-Bearer: Antiphon: 0 Emmanuel. Ave Maria (Robert Parsons ). 7th Lesson: Micah 5, w2-4. Magnificat in B minor
(Howells). 8th Lesson: Revelation 22, wl-7. Lullay My Liking (Francis Pott ). Hymn: Lo! He Comes. Blessing. Organ Voluntary: Chorale Prelude: Wachet auf, BWV645 (Bach). Director of music David Hill.
Organists John Robinson and Paul Provost.


John Joubert
Vox Dicentis
Edward Naylor
Roger Hemingway
Robert Parsons
Francis Pott
David Hill.
John Robinson
Paul Provost.

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