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A Service for Advent with Carols


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From the Chapel of St John's College, Cambridge. Advent Prose: Rorate Coeli (Byrd). Processional Hymn: 0 Come, 0 Come, Emmanuel. Bidding Prayer. Carol: A Tender Shoot (Goldschmidt). The Message of Advent: Sentence and Collect. Antiphons: 0 Sapientia; 0 Adonia. First Lesson: Isaiah 11, vvl-5. Carol: I Know a Flower (Jackson). Second Lesson: 1 Thessalonians 5, vv1-11. Motet: Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence (Bairstow).
The WordofGod: Sentence and Collect. Antiphons: 0 Radix Jesse; 0 Clavis David. Motet: The Cry of Elisha after Elijah (Lewis). Third Lesson: Micah 4, vv1-4. Motet: Richte Mich Gott (Mendelssohn). Fourth Lesson: Luke 4, vv14-21. Hymn: Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus.
The Prophetic Call: Sentence and Collect.
Antiphons: 0 Oriens; 0 Rex Gentium Carol:
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (arr Willcocks). Fifth Lesson: Malachi 3, vvl-7. Motet: The Clouded
Heaven (Bingham). Sixth Lesson: Matthew 3, vv1-11. Hymn: On Jordan's Bank the Baptist's Cry. The Christ Bearer: Sentence and Collect. Antiphon: 0 Emmanuel. Carol: Telling God's Story
(Wilberforce). Seventh Lesson: Luke 1, vv39-49.
Motet: Ave Maria (Elgar). The Magnificat: Jackson in G. Eighth Lesson: John 3, vv1-8. Sentence and Christmas Collect. Carol: There Is a Flower (Rutter). Hymn: Lo! He Comes with Clouds Descending. College Prayer and Blessing. Organ Voluntary: Wachet auf (Bach). Director of music David Hill. Organists Paul Provost and Leon Charles.


Unknown: Clavis David.
Organists: David Hill.
Organists: Paul Provost
Organists: Leon Charles.

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A Service for Advent with Carols

BBC Radio 3, 27 November 2005 18.30

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