St Albans Abbey, Saturday 29th March 2014
Service at 5pm, Check in at 2pm (for the afternoon rehearsal)
Choral Evensong conducted by Andrew Lucas with The Cathedral Choir and Tom Winpenny (organ)
- Introit: Prayer of Henry VI (Henry Ley)
- Canticles: Stanford in C
- Anthem: Hear my words (Parry)
- Ave Maria (Bruckner)
- Sing We of the Blessed Mother
The copyright free files can be downloaded by clicking on the links above. Responses will be the setting by Ebdon and Psalm 19, and these can be downloaded (free of charge) by clicking on the links below:
There will be three (full) regional rehearsals this time, all led by Chris Muhley and Roger Carter:
- Monday 10th February at St Mary’s Goldington 19:30 – 21:00
- Tuesday 11th February at St Mary’s Hitchin 19:30 – 21:00
- Wednesday 26th February at St John’s Boxmoor 19:30 – 21:00
In addition, there is a trebles-only Rehearsal with Marie Price and Roger Carter:
- Sunday 2nd March 15.00 – 16.30 – The Abbey Primary School, St Albans
The closing date for entries is Sunday 9th February.
Just to reiterate: there will be NO FESTIVAL SERVICE BOOK this year; we are asking people to print out and bring their own copies; other music as noted above will be supplied for the rehearsals.
Costs: Adults £5, Children (18 and under) £1
N.B. Bishop’s and Dean’s Award certificates for candidates successful over the past two years will be handed out at this event; this forming an important and integral part of the festival service.
Booking Form – Area Choirs Festival 2014
Saturday, 29th March 2014
Please complete the booking form below if you wish to reserve a place at this event.
In order to help with the practical running of the Area rehearsals, please will you indicate the rehearsal that you are likely to attend
In addition, if you have any children under 18 wishing to attend unaccompanied, you are requested to download and fill in the Parent/Guardian Consent Form and bring it to the event.
Cheques should be made payable to “RSCM St Albans Area” and sent to: