Advent Live

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Advent Live

Andrew Nethsingha, The Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge, Glen Dempsey (organ), Joseph...

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For many years now the Christmas season has expanded forward to take up the weeks and months before 24 December in ‘the lead-up to Christmas’. Time was when the season of Advent (commencing in western traditions on the fourth Sunday before Christmas) was taken more thoughtfully as a time of anticipation, reflection and even fasting (before, that is, Advent calendars containing everything from chocolates and gin to beauty products overwhelmed the shelves). So it’s always a special event to welcome a well-conceived disc of Advent music amid the y... read more

For many years now the Christmas season has expanded forward to take up the weeks and months before 24 December in ‘the lead-up to Christmas’. Time was when the season of Advent (commencing in western... read more

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