Blest be the God of Love
An exploration of the poetry of metaphysical poet George Herbert on the anniversary of his death, including Judith Weir’s Love bade me welcome.
Choir: Come my way – Vaughan Williams arr. Earis
Hymn: The God of love my Shepherd is (t: University)
Choir: Love bade me welcome – Weir
Choir: The Flower – Roth
Choir: Even-song – Chilcott
Hymn: Teach me, my God and King (t: Sandys)
Choir: Let all the world – Vaughan Williams
Led by Revd Dr Sam Wells
Performed by St Martin’s Voices
Directed by Andrew Earis
A 35-minute sequence to speak to heart, head and soul, exploring through songs and readings the great classical music of our religious heritage.
Free entry. A retiring collection is taken to support the work of St Martin-in-the-Fields.