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O Lord, open thou our lips

Annual Choirs' Festival
Saturday, October 8th 2016 at 2 pm in Dorchester Abbey
Paul Hale Conductor
Paul Hale
Organist & Rector Chori, Southwell Minster

Peter Holder
Sub organist, St Paul's Cathedral


The Revd Canon Adrian Daffern
Team Rector, Benefice of Blenheim
  Introit Give us the wings of faith - Bullock
  Preces & Responses Richard Ayleward
  Office Hymn NEH 475 'Ye holy angels bright' (descant: Alan Gray)
  Psalm 34 (Southwell use)
  Mag & Nunc Herbert Brewer, in D (Mag and Nunc)
  Anthem Blessed City, Heavenly Salem - Edward Bairstow
  Hymn NEH 478 'Ye watchers and ye holy ones' (descant: Christopher Gower)
  Saturday October 1st 6.30 - 8 pm Headington, St Andrew
  Monday October 3rd 7.30 - 9 pm Didcot, St Peter
  Tuesday October 4th 7.30 - 9 pm Rotherfield Peppard, All Saints' (directions)
  2 pm Assemble 4.45 pm Re-assemble, robed, for Service
  2.15 pm Rehearsal 5 pm Festival Evensong
  4 pm Tea break 6 pm End of Festival

REPORT on the 2015 Festival

Dorchester Abbey (interior)

Dorchester Abbey


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