Great Sacred Music: Forgiveness

(Thursday 15th October)

Great Sacred Music
Thursday 15th October

Led by Revd Dr Sam Wells, with music from St Martin’s Voices, directed by Gabriella Noble, accompanied by Ben Giddens.

God is forgiveness (Taizé)
Behold the Lamb of God from ‘Messiah’ (Handel)
Kyrie for ‘Mass in G minor’ (Vaughan Williams)
There is a green hill far away from ‘St John Passion’ (Bob Chilcott)

The music was recorded in person at St Martin-in-the-Fields, in strict compliance with the current government guidelines on professional singing in church and social distancing.


  1. Margaret Tanner Glover

    Why don’t you do live streaming concerts? I come every year for Handel’s Messiah, but this year we will not be able to attend due to Covid-19 restrictions.

    We would happily pay (and I know a lot that do and would) for tickets to see the concerts real-time streaming.
    Please consider this avenue to deliver your beautiful concerts to those who cannot travel to the UK

    • St Martins Editor

      Dear Margaret,
      We are offering concerts online at the moment: we are currently half-way through our re:connect series, in partnership with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, and have just announced a short series of Autumn Choral Concerts. These concerts are performed lived and filmed in real-time and broadcast to online ticket holders the following week.
      It is currently possible to attend these concerts in person and watch online, and you can still purchase tickets for past concerts as they are available for 30 days after initial broadcast. For more information and to purchase tickets to view the concerts online, please visit our website, and sign-up to our concert mailing list to receive more information for future concerts and broadcasts.


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