NEXT THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL: HEREFORD 28 JULY- 4 AUGUST 2018  
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Services

The various cathedral services during the week are an important part of the festival and all are welcome to attend. All services are free to attend but tickets are required for Evensongs and the Opening Service. You can book tickets for these services with the rest of your order by going to the What's On page.

Saturday 28 July

Opening Service
11.30 am - 12.45 pm
FREE (ticket required - BOOK HERE)

Hereford Cathedral Choir
Three Choirs Festival Chorus
Peter Dyke organ
Geraint Bowen conductor

Elgar Severn Suite
Parry Coronation Te Deum in D
Mathias As truly as God is our Father

Sunday 29 July

Festival Eucharist
10.30 am - 12.15 pm
FREE (no ticket required)

Lucy Bowen soprano
Susanna Spicer mezzo soprano
James Oxley tenor
James Geidt bass
Hereford Cathedral Choir
Philharmonia Orchestra
Peter Dyke organ
Geraint Bowen conductor

Haydn Harmoniemesse
Mozart Ave verum corpus
Mozart Laudate Dominum

Supported by the Friends of Hereford Cathedral

Choral Evensong
5.30 - 6.20 pm
FREE (ticket required - BOOK HERE)

Hereford Cathedral Voluntary Choir
Joel Trekell organ
Peter Dyke conductor

Edward Pullin We wait for thy loving kindness O God
Reading Responses
Roy Massey Service in G minor
Timothy Parsons The Lord is King
Paulus As if the whole creation cried from Triptych

Monday 30 July

Choral Evensong
5.30 - 6.20 pm
FREE (ticket required - BOOK HERE)

Three Cathedral Choirs
Peter Dyke organ
Adrian Partington conductor

Sumsion Responses
Gray Evening Service in F minor
Harris Bring us, O Lord God
Dvořák (arr. Peter Dyke) Finale from Symphony No 9

Tuesday 31 July

Compline
10.30 - 11.10 pm
Cathedral Crypt (enter through St John's door)
FREE (no ticket required)

Compline will be sung by the Ethelbert Consort, and include Tallis' motet Salvator mundi.

Wednesday 1 August

Choral Evensong
3.30 - 4.30 pm
FREE (ticket required - BOOK HERE)

Three Cathedral Choirs
Peter Dyke organ
Geraint Bowen conductor

Kerensa Briggs Set me as a seal (festival commission)
Janet Wheeler Responses
Judith Weir Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis
Boyle The Transfiguration
Rachel Laurin Finale from Symphony No 1 Op. 36

This service will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3. Please be seated by 3.15pm

Thursday 2 August

Choral Evensong
5.30 - 6.20 pm
FREE (ticket required - BOOK HERE)

Three Cathedral Choirs
Peter Dyke organ
Peter Nardone conductor

Radcliffe Responses
Wood Evening Service in F (Collegium Regale)
Parry Hear my words
Parry Choral Prelude on ‘Old 104th’

Compline
10.30 - 11.10 pm
Cathedral Crypt (enter through St John's door)
FREE (no ticket required)

Compline will be sung by the Ethelbert Consort and include Tallis' motet O nata lux.

Friday 3 August

Choral Evensong
5.30 - 6.20 pm
FREE (ticket required - BOOK HERE)

Three Cathedral Choirs
Peter Dyke organ
Geraint Bowen conductor

Tunnard Responses
Leighton Magdalen College Service
Philip Moore All wisdom cometh from the Lord
Bach Prelude and Fugue in E minor BWV 548

Saturday 4 August

Choral Evensong
5.30 - 6.20 pm
FREE (ticket required - BOOK HERE)

Academia Musica
Robert Green organ
Jon Weller conductor

Rose Responses
Stanford Evening Service in A
Bairstow Blessed City
Bach Pièce d’Orgue BWV 572