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John Cannell has produced an exemplary edition of five festal psalms for use on the major feasts of the church year (along with an edition of the preces that precede them) and seven verse anthems by the Durham composer William Smith (1603-1645), a man well-known in cathedral music, but only on account of a modern edition of a set of preces and responses familiar to choir directors (Six Settings of Preces and Responses by Tudor Composers, ed.