Choral Evensong is offered at the Cathedral on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings at 5.15pm and at 3.30pm on Sundays during school term times. When Choral Evensong is not being offered, Evening Prayer is said at 5.15pm on Saturdays. Choral Evensong is susceptible to change at short notice, so please do check our Events Calendar, and it is also advisable to call the office if you are travelling over longer distances.
The choristers of the Cathedral School are usually in attendance, with visiting choirs occasionally. It is an opportunity to experience one of the more unique and precious moments of the Anglican Liturgical tradition, and be immersed in the prayer of the community as it glorifies God in word and song. For more information about the music of the Cathedral, visit our Music pages. During term time, the usual pattern of choirs is as follows:
Monday – Cathedral School Choral Scholars (Girls)
Tuesday – Cathedral Choir (Boys)
Wednesday – Cathedral School Choral Scholars (Girls)
Thursday – Cathedral Choir (Boys)
Friday – Cathedral Choir (Men)