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12. Music List 17/05/20

12. Music List 17/05/20

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Sunday 17th May 2020

For this Sunday’s musical offering we return to the world of Tudor England, and to one of its most famous sons, Thomas Tallis.

Thomas Tallis (c.1505-1585) – If ye love me)

Thomas Tallis is one of England’s most successful composers. He began his career as a jobbing organist, a career which took

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04. Music List 08/04/20

04. Music List 08/04/20

Hosanna

Wednesday 8th April 2020

Thomas Tallis – The Lamentations of Jeremiah

We begin our musical Holy Week with the service of Tenebrae (darkness). It is the most austere of the services of Holy Week, made up of Psalms, readings, and responsories. The readings are based around the liturgy of one of Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, or Holy Saturday, with the service held the day before. For today’s Music List we will use the