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A reflective service blending contemporary and traditional choral and organ music.

The opening Anthem is ‘O Virtus Sapientiae’ by Hildegard of Bingen  (1098-1179).

The Verses and Responses are by Humphrey Clucas (b.1941)

The musical setting for the Psalm is by Maria Portela (a current student at Imperial College).

The tunes for the Canticles, the Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis, are from the Short Service by William Byrd (1543-1623).

The closing Anthem is ‘Maria Magdalene et altera Maria’ by Andrea Gabrieli (1532-1585).

If you would like information on other Choral Evensong services please contact chaplaincy@imperial.ac.uk