The Traditional Anglican Service of Evensong and Benediction will take place at St. Vincent’s Cathedral on Sunday, 23 Feb. at 6:00 P.M. The Magnificat and the Nunc Dimittis will be by T. Tertius Noble, in B Minor, sung by the Cathedral Choir.
Thomas Tertius Noble (May 5, 1867 – May 4, 1953) was anEnglish -born organist and composer , resident in the United States for the latter part of his career. After studying at theRoyal College of Music he served as Organist and Choirmaster at Ely Cathedral from 1892 to 1898, then at York Minster from 1898 to 1913, during which time he also conducted the York Symphony Orchestra, and composed pieces for them. His last appointment was at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in New York City from 1913 to 1943, where he was responsible for establishing a choral tradition along Anglican cathedral lines. Dr Noble also founded the Saint Thomas Choir School for boys in 1919.
Please join us for this wonderful service.