Anglican chant focus and rehearsal at Cork Church

Anglican chant being taught by Peter Stobart at St Mary’s Church, Carrigaline.

One Sunday this Autumn, the Rev Elaine Murray led the usual service of Morning Prayer at St Mary’s Church, Carrigaline, County Cork. However, there was a difference. Under the auspices of the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Church Music Scheme, she had invited Peter Stobart from St Fin Barre’s Cathedral to take the congregation through some of the canticles and psalms, and to explore Anglican chant.

Some members of the choir from Monkstown, County Cork, led by Roger Ellis, had also come along to the service and the sound…

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