Church service congregation in Hereford Cathedral - 14 April, 1889

In the evening the service was also unusually solemn. Dr. Colborne again presided at the organ, and at the opening of the service, as the surpliced clergy and choir entered the chancel, he played Chopin's "Funeral March" with all its doleful solemnity. The service was Palestrini in F; the 37th Psalm was chanted without the organ accompaniment; at the interval before the first …   more >>

cite as

, p. 47. accessed: 4 March, 2024

location of experience: Hereford Cathedral


Listening to

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37th Psal
Passion Choral
written by Bach
performed by Choir, Dr Colborne
Funeral March
written by Chopin
performed by Dr Colborne
The Dead March (in Saul)
written by George Frideric Handel
performed by Dr Colborne
If we believe that Jesus died and rose again
written by John Goss
performed by Choir, Dr Colborne

Experience Information

Date/Time 14 April, 1889
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in public

Originally submitted by sp327 on Thu, 23 Jul 2015 08:03:40 +0100
Approved on Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:02:45 +0100