The Guardian Angel in Seattle

Ina Boyle’s choral work ‘The Guardian Angel’ taken from her collection of 15 Gaelic Hymns (1923-24) performed by The Compline Choir a St Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle, USA.

The work was performed as part of a celebration mass for the Feast of St Michael and all Angels, on 30 September 2018. The mass is available to listen back via the Compline Choir’s podcast service (follow the link below).



ORISON: The Guardian Angel – Ina Boyle (1889-1967)

PSALM 103 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014)

HYMN: Round the Lord in glory seated (Tune: Rustington) – Charles Hubert Hastings Parry (1848-1918)

NUNC DIMITTIS: Plainsong, Tone I; harm. William Byrd (c. 1543-1623)

ANTHEM: Tibi Christe, splendor Patris – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c. 1525-1594)

Jason Anderson, director • Jeffrey Ricco, reader • Jeremy Matheis, cantor • Tyler Morse, orison soloist