Ever wondered what its like to sing in a Cathedral Choir? Our Musical Director, Guy Turner, Decani Bass at Southwell Cathedral, gives us a behind the scenes view of this ancient practice. Start by clicking on Video 1, then follow Guys instructions.
Video 1 : Guys introduction
Sound clip 1: Campbell Sing We Merrily From ‘Take the Psalm’, Priory Records – PRCD 1157
Video 2: Who makes up the Cathedral Choir?
Sound clip 2: O Waly Waly, Southwell Cathedral Lay Clerks
Video 3 :The Lay Clerks and their idiosyncrasies……
Sound clip 3: Over the Rainbow, Southwell Cathedral Lay Clerks
Video 4 :The Choristers
Sound clip 4: Midwinter from ‘Lo Newborn Jesus’, Cantoris Records CRCD 6088
Video 5: A vast repertoire
Sound clip 5: Psalm 129 from ‘Take the Psalm
Video 6: The Girls Choir
Sound clip 6: Missa Brevis Gloria from Christus Rex
Video 7: The Organists
Sound clip 7: Kyrie from Vierne Messe Solennell. From Vierne/Langlais disc, Regent records REGCD425