Thu Sep 26 2013
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Jun 11 2013
The Bach Choir and Royal Philharmonic Orchestra under David Hill, with Emma Tring (soprano), Susanna Spicer (mezzo), Matt Long (tenor) and Robert Davies (baritone).
Arvo Pärt: 'Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten'
Thomas Tallis: Hymn
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Vaughan Williams: 'Toward the Unknown Region'
David Goode 'Blitz Requiem' (world premiere)
(Setting to music the intensely-moving eponymous poem by World War II poet Francis Warner, 'Blitz Requiem' tells his personal stories of this momentous period – in the most famous building to survive the Blitz, St Paul’s Cathedral.)