The quantity and

quality of Music

at Clare seems

in retrospect almost


Stephen Farr, organist, former Organ Scholar (1984-87)

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Tuesday 21 April 2015 11.30am

Easter Term

The Choir returns to its beloved Chapel on Thursday for the first Choral Evensong of the Easter Term.  This forthcoming term and summer vacation sees the première of newly commissioned anthems from Matthew Martin and Graham Ross, concerts and a special service to commemorate the centenary of the death of former Clare Organ Scholar William Denis Browne who was killed at Gallipoli in 1915, and a further recording of works for Easter for the Choir’s ongoing series for Harmonia Mundia USA.
The College Choir continues to webcast weekly on This major new initiative for the Choir and the College has received some wonderful feedback from supporters and listeners across the globe – do have a listen to a service if you have not had the opportunity to do so.
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Next Chapel Service

Thursday 23 May
Choral Evensong
VOLUNTARY Buxtehude Nun bitten wir den heiligen Geist, BuxWV 208
INTROIT Willan I beheld her beautiful as a dove
RESPONSES Joshua Pacey
PSALMS 138 (Ley), 140 (Woodward)
CANTICLES Grayston Ives Edington Service
ANTHEM Elgar The Spirit of the Lord is upon me
HYMN 346 (Richmond)
VOLUNTARY Mendelssohn Organ Sonata in D, Op. 65, No. 5: iii. Allegro maestoso