Cathedral Choir England Pilgrimage Benefit Concert

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Cathedral Choir England Pilgrimage Benefit Concert
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Cathedral Choir England Pilgrimage Benefit Concert says
Come support the Cathedral Choir as they prepare to sing daily services in residence at Salisbury Cathedral (July 24-30) and Durham Cathedral (pictured, July 31-August 6). Tonight we present a sampling of the glorious music they will sing in England — including what is undoubtedly the first performance in the American Southeast of Herbert Howells’ beautiful Sarum Service, written for Salisbury Cathedral.

Friday, February 24, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
The Cathedral of St. Philip, Atlanta

Stephen Paulus, Pilgrims’ Hymn
Zoltán Kodály, Missa Brevis
William Byrd, "Gloria in excelsis" from Mass for Five Voices
Morten Lauridsen, O nata lux
Gabriel Jackson, A prayer of King Henry VI
arr. Moses Hogan, We shall walk through the valley in peace
Gerald Near, Nunc dimittis on Plainsong Themes
Herbert Howells, Magnificat & Nunc dimittis (Sarum Service)
Paul Halley, Jesu, the very thought of thee

Concert Patron: $100 in advance (includes 2 tickets & unreserved seats in the preferred seating section
of the Cathedral nave, held until 10 minutes prior to the concert)
General admission: $15 in advance / $20 day of concert
Seniors & Students: $10 in advance / $15 day of concert

Tickets may be obtained from the Cathedral Book Store at (404) 237-7582 and at

DONATIONS to support the Choir’s pilgrimage may be made using the “Choir Pilgrimage Gift” tab at
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By: Music at the Cathedral of St. Philip