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Music News December 2020
The choir in limited socially distanced form with 8 or so choristers has been singing in the regular Sunday morning services. Larger numbers provided the virtual music for Online Choral Evensong during the time of Covid at half term. This included ....... More ...
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Music News November 2020
The first major choral act of worship of the new academic year was the Patronal Festival at St Mary’s on 13 September, where the choir’s first physical contribution to a service since lockdown ... More ...
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Online Choral Evensong - October 2020
We have put together an online Choral Evensong for October 2020 despite the extra challenges of doing this online during the Covid-19 restrictions. Thanks to members of our choir including soloists, organist, Director of Music Oli King and Marisa Baltrock More ...
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Music News October 2020
Back to school, back to the office, shops and cafes, but best of all, back to the choir! Zoom practices began again at the beginning of September with a lengthy programme of music, some familiar and some new. More ...
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Magnificat in G - C.V. Stanford
The Choir of St Mary's Church,Saffron Walden, conducted by Oli King. Recorded during the pandemic lockdown 2020 and used in a service. More ...
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'A Song of Hope' - Jeremy Allen and  St Mary's Choir
A Song of Hope - Words by Anne Frank - Composed by Jeremy Allen with the Choir of St Mary's Church Saffron Walden. Recorded during the pandemic lockdown 2020 and premiered in an online service. More ...
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Ave Maris Stella - Titelouze. 
Ave Maris Stella (Hail Star of the Sea) recorded live in St Mary's Church Saffron Walden for our Patronal Festival September 2020. The singer is Peter De Vile and Oli King is playing the organ. More ...
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Music News August-September 2020
During lockdown the SMAA reports have focused on parts of the church’s musical life which are less visible to the congregation. Last month starred the Junior Choir. This month we have contributions from our organist, Jeremy Allen, and from Peter De Vile. More ...
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