Hosted by Michael Barone, A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols is a live stereo music and spoken-word broadcast from the chapel of King's College in Cambridge, England.
The 30-voice King's College Choir performs the legendary Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols service of Biblical readings and music at 9 a.m. Central / 10 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on December 24, 2016 simultaneously on the Choral Stream and on Classical Minnesota Public Radio. There will be an encore broadcast on Classical MPR at 7 p.m. Central / 8 p.m. Eastern.
You will be able to listen at this link:
Commissioned Carol 2016
This year's new carol, commissioned by King's for this service, is by Michael Berkeley. A recording of This Endernight is available to pre-order through the Apple iTunes store and will be released immediately following the broadcast on Christmas Eve. Purchases support the Choir's future performing, touring and recording activities. Pre-order through Apple iTunes.