The quantity and

quality of Music

at Clare seems

in retrospect almost


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

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Wednesday 15 March 2017 7.45pm

Clare College Song Competition 2017 Final

All welcome to the Final of the Clare College Song Competition on Wednesday 15 March at 7.45pm in The Bennett Room, Memorial Court, Clare College.
International Tenor - Andrew Staples - is our Head Judge and will also give a masterclass in the afternoon from 2-5pm.  We will also be joined on the judging panel by renowned violinist and Director of Performance, Margaret Faultless.
We look forward to hearing our selected final duos:
Dominic Edwards and Sven Wang
Ian Cheung and Marianne Schönle
James Jenkins and Richard Gowers
Olivia Brett and Toby Hession
Stephen Whitford and Sebastian Johns 
also including semi-finalists Kit Holliday and Toby Hession in the Masterclass.
Prizes include £400 for the 1st prize winners and a recital at St Martin-in-the-Fields in London.
There will also be a 2nd Prize and an accompanist prize.
Entrance is free to both events.
The standard of the competition has been very high so do come and hear these excellent musicians...
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Next Chapel Service

6.00 p.m. EVENSONG
INTROIT Lassus Aurora lucis rutilat
PSALM 48 (Walmisley)
CANTICLES Lassus Magnificat octavi super toni ‘Aurora lucis rutilat’Holst Nunc dimittis
ANTHEM Stanford Ye choirs of new Jerusalem
PREACHER The Revd Dr Gregory Collins OSB
HYMNS 125 (O filii et filiae) vv. 1–3, 9, 10; 120 (Maccabeaus)
VOLUNTARY Guilmant Paraphrase sur un choeur de ‘Judas Maccabæus’