Welcome to our online Advent Calendar. Throughout Advent we will be sharing music, reflections, and poetry every day on our Facebook and YouTube pages.
Today we take you on a tour of our Song School, and take a closer look at Phoebe Anna Traquair’s murals:
Today our Assistant Organist, Adam Wilson, plays Jeanne Demesseux’s Rorate Caeli
Today’s video comes from St Mary’s Music School, this is Katie (P7) playing ‘Concerto’ by O’Carolan.
Today our Chaplain, Andy Philip, reads Malcolm Guite’s ‘O Rex Gentium’, from ‘The Great O Antiphons in Sounding the Seasons’
O Antiphons Procession. This first video is of our Lay Clerks singing the O Antiphons. The lay clerks recorded them in different parts of the Cathedral, with each Antiphon gradually getting louder as we process through the building: