This is a recording of the Choral Evensong offered by the Choir of St. John's Church in Savannah on October 6, 2019 at 5:30pm. On this evening we celebrated the Octave of St. Michael and All Angels (Michaelmas). This service was preceded by a 20 minute prelude recital of organ music offered by Mr. Steven Branyon, organist and choirmaster at St. John's (please check back for this posting). The service begins with a procession accompanied by improvised organ.
Musicians: Ms. Peyton Wakeland, cello; Mr. Wesley Perkins, cantor and assistant conductor; Mrs. Angela Fisher, assistant organist.
Preces & Responses -- Keith Rhodes
Hymn #600 Ye holy angels bright (DARWALL)
Psalm #8 (Tone V.2) -- Gerre Hancock
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in B flat -- Henry Smart
Duo Seraphim -- Richard Dering
'Abendsegen' (Evening Prayer) from HANSEL UND GRETEL -- Engelbert Humperdinck, arr. Gabriel Isenberg
Hymn #472 Hark, hark my soul! (PILGRIMS)
Voluntary: Jig Fugue (Bux WV 174) -- Dietrich Buxtehude