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Songs of Praise


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This programme recalls the June night when 700 choristers from all over Great Britain, members of church choirs affiliated to the Royal School of Church School came to the Royal Albert Hall, London, for a 50th anniversary celebration.
The service was attended by HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, Geoffrey Wheeler was there and also talked to some of the people involved during their preparations.
All people that on earth do dwell (Old 100th); Christ is made the sure foundation (Westminster Abbey); 0 praise ye the Lord (Laudate Dominum); The true glory (comp Peter Aston ): Far shining names (St Nicholas); Ye watchers and ye holy ones (Lasst Uns Erfreuen): Let all the world (Luckington); The day thou gavest (St Clement) Conductor Lionel Dakers Organist Martin How
Film director Andrew Barr
Series producer Raymond Short


Presenter: Geoffrey Wheeler
Conductor: Lionel Dakers
Organist: Martin How
Film director: Andrew Barr
Series producer: Raymond Short

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