Choral Evensong – a little history . . .

As an English language service, Evensong dates back to Evening Prayer at the time of the Reformation, using elements of the old monastic Offices of Vespers and Compline. The liturgy that the Church of England uses to this day was laid out in Archbishop Cranmer’s “Book of Common Prayer”, the first version of which appeared … Continue reading Choral Evensong – a little history . . .