Advent Procession based on the Great 'O' Antiphons
Melvin Butler, Organist/Choirmaster
This Advent liturgy created by Peter Hallock combines readings,
anthems by Ramsey, Howells, Weelkes and
Willcocks. The service is
Hallock's setting of 7 great 'O'
Antiphons that form the basis of the hymn
'O Come, O Come
The Compline Choir (a men's choir directed by Hallock) sings in
dialog with the mixed choir of the cathedral (directed by J. Melvin
Cathedral's 4 manual 1965 Flentrop organ is played by
J. Melvin Butler and
Roger Sherman in this unique liturgy.