Special Musical Events
Evensongs and Choral Services
Evensong and Special Choral Services begin at 5 p.m. in the Cathedral.
- Sunday, Nov. 26 - St. Andrew's Day Evensong
Festal Evensong in honor of the patron saint of Scotland with music by the Cathedral Choir, Jacksonville Pipes & Drums and the Cathedral Brass. Music by Ossewaarde, Bairstow and Franck.
- Sunday, Dec. 3 - Advent Procession with Carols
Service of movement from darkness to light in anticipation of the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. Music by Weir, Josquin, Bruckner, Case and others.
- Sunday, Dec. 31 - A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols
The traditional service of readings, carols and hymns describing the story of salvation from the Fall of Man to the Birth of Jesus.
- Sunday, Feb. 18 - Lenten Evensong
Sung evening prayer with dramatic music intended to prepare one for the sacred time of reflection leading up to Easter.
- Sunday, April 29 - St. George's Day Evensong
Festal Evensong in honor of the patron saint of England with music by the Cathedral Choir, Jacksonville Pipes & Drums and the Cathedral Brass.
Organ and Vocal Recitals
- Sunday, March 4, 5 p.m. - Timothy Tuller, Canon for Music, Organ Recital
Experience an exquisite program of organ music from the German Romantic tradition. Music to include Max Reger's Fantasie and Fugue on "BACH," as well as the Jacksonville premiere of "Saul," a monumental work by 19th century conmposer Johann Gustav Stehle.
Proceeds from this concert will benefit the Cathedral Choir's Summer Residence at the Washington National Cathedral (July 18-22, 2018).
- Sunday, June 3, 5 p.m. - Pilgrimage to Washington National Cathedral Send-off Concert & Dinner
The choir will perform pieces in their repertoire for the summer residency.
All Organ Recitals will be held in the Cathedral; Voice Recitals will be in Taliaferro Hall.