Schoolgirls End Canterbury Cathedral Tradition of Male-Only Choral Singing

The Guardian:

Schoolgirls to end Canterbury cathedral tradition of male-only choral singing

Sixteen schoolgirls are to make history by ending a tradition of male-only choral singing at Canterbury Cathedral stretching back more than a thousand years.

The girls took part in their first full rehearsal this week and will make their debut, dressed in purple cassocks and white surplices, at evensong on 25 January…

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