Choral Evensong with Martin Neary, guest conductor

10.22.2017 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Choral Evensong with Martin Neary, guest conductor
Sunday, October 22, at 5:00 p.m.

Join us as Dr. Martin Neary, LVO, former Organist & Master of the Choristers at Westminster Abbey, London, leads the Choir of Christ Church, Georgetown, a professional ensemble, at a special service of Choral Evensong. Choral, organ, and congregational music will include:

Voluntary: Master Tallis's Testament - Herbert Howells
Choral Introit: Abendlied, Op. 69, No. 3 - Josef Rheinberger
Hymn 28 Bromley
Preces & Responses - Martin Neary
Psalms 114 & 115 - Chants: George Mursell Garrett & Edwin Edwards
Evening Service for St. Paul's Cathedral, London - Herbert Howells
Hymn 382 General Seminary
Anthem: Hear my prayer/O for the wings of a dove - Felix Mendelssohn
Hymn 704 Hereford
Voluntary: Fugue in G ('Gigue'), BWV 577 - Johann Sebastian Bach

A festive reception will follow.

Choral Evensong is offered at Christ Church, Georgetown, on the first, third, and now fifth Sundays of the month, October - May. NOTE: Dr. Neary will also serve as guest conductor at the 9:00 and 11:15 a.m. liturgies on Sunday, October 22.

Christ Church, Georgetown
31st & O Streets, NW
Washington, DC 20007