Monday, 10 December 2012

Collaboration this Sunday with Cambridge Choirs

The Sung Eucharist this coming Sunday 16 Dec will be sung jointly by the Cathedral Choir and Gonville and Caius College Choir, Cambridge.
Communion Setting: Mass for Five Voices (Byrd) - sung by joint choir
Communion Anthems:
'Adam lay-y-bounden' (Howard Skempton) sung by Gonville and Caius Choir
Alma redemptoris (Palestrina) - sung by joint choir

Conductors:Raymond Fu- Kyrie, Sanctus & Benedictus
Dr G Webber - Agnus dei and Alma redemptoris.

Guest conductor: DR GEOFFREY WEBBER 
Geoffrey Webber studied music at Oxford University where he was Organ Scholar at New College. After graduating with a First, he became Acting Organist at New College and Magdalen College, and later University Organist and Director of Music at the University Church. After completing his doctorate on German Baroque music he became Director of Music at Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge and now divides his time between conducting, lecturing, teaching and research. He has recently established the first degree in choral conducting at the University of Cambridge which attracts students from all over the world.

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