Evensong

Choral Evensong with Installation and Valediction of members of the Cathedral Chapter

Thursday, September 14, 2017 | 5:30pm

All are welcome to this service of Choral Evensong as the Right Reverend Mariann Edgar Budde, Bishop of Washington, installs new members of the Cathedral Chapter, the governing body of the Cathedral and also installs the Honorable John H. Dalton as an Honorary Canon of Washington National Cathedral.

The service of Choral Evensong is sung today by the Cathedral Choir.

Weekday Evensong is sung most days during the school year by the Cathedral Choir, Monday through Thursday. Guest choirs may sing on Friday or Evening Prayer is said. Usually the Girl Choristers sing Monday and Wednesday; the Boy Choristers on Tuesday and Thursday. The Men of the Choir join the choristers on Wednesday and Thursday.

Repertoire

Responses
Rose

Phos hilaron
by Walker

Psalms

Canticles
St. Pauls Service
by Howells

Anthem
How lovely are thy dwellings fair
by Brahms

  • Admission
    • Free
  • Dates Offered
    • September 14, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm