The Twenty-ninth Annual Diocesan Choir festival will take place on Saturday, January 23rd, at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Sacramento. Singers from all over Northern California take part in an all-day rehearsal, culminating with Choral Evensong at the end of the day.
Conducting the festival choir this year, is Canon David Link, Canon for Music at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral since 1984. Canon Link will be assisted from the organ console by Dr Ryan Enright, accompanist for the Sacramento Choral Society, and organist of St John’s Lutheran Church.
The music to be sung at the festival includes:
- Preces & Responses – Thomas Ebdon, edited by David Link
- Psalm 121 – plainsong with fauxbourdon by Sidney Nicholson
- Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis (Evening Canticles) in d minor – Thomas Attwood Walmisley
- “Let the peoples praise You, O God” – Bruce Neswick
All singers are invited to join us. Click the link below to download the registration form, and plan to join us for a fun day of singing!
And all are invited to attend the service of Choral Evensong at 4:00 pm at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 2620 Capitol Avenue at 27th Street in mid-town Sacramento.