Anglican Chant Guide

Anglican Chant has formed the backbone of the musical celebration of the Daily Office for centuries, but it is a style of singing that is increasingly unfamiliar these days. Here our Director of Music, Dr Jonathan White, gives us a brief introduction to psalm singing and how it has evolved...

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New Psalm Series

Today we launch a brand new regular psalm series, drawing on the rich poetry of the Psalms as told in Miles Coverdale’s sixteenth-century translation. All set to Anglican Chant, and with downloadable music, these are for you to sing at home, or just to enjoy. Our first psalm is no....

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New Music Channel Launched

We are delighted to announce the launch of a new music channel, providing a wealth of musical support during this period of social distancing. You can follow us on Facebook or keep an eye on our dedicated Music Outreach Page for all the latest updates.

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Why are you afraid?

And he said to them, “Why are you afraid, you of little faith?” -Matthew 8:26   There’s a popular mantra that fear and faith cannot coexist, that when we’re feeling fear, it’s because we’re not trusting God enough. This verse from today’s lectionary is often trotted out as evidence for...

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Venerable

Today marks the feast day of the Venerable Bede, an Anglo-Saxon monk who died on Ascension Day (26 May) in the year 735. The day on which the Church remembers Bede has moved around over the course of history, in part as Augustine of Canterbury was already commemorated in the...

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Communion of life

So he [Jesus] came and proclaimed peace to you who were far off and peace to those who were near; for through him both of us have access in one Spirit to the Father. So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are citizens with the saints...

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Daring to ask

Now while the Pharisees were gathered together, Jesus asked them this question: ‘What do you think of the Messiah? Whose son is he?’ They said to him, ‘The son of David.’ He said to them, ‘How is it then that David by the Spirit calls him Lord, saying,  “The Lord...

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Cathedral Choir Back!

Our choir has been working hard behind the scenes to find ways of keeping active and in good voice during this lockdown period. Recording their parts individually, we have managed to ‘regroup’ across the ether for our first virtual choir project. You can enjoy the video below, and keep your...

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