00:09

The Last Sleep of the Virgin : a veneration for string quartet and handbells

John Tavener (b. 1944)

Chilingirian Quartet with Iain Simcock, handbells

TAVENER: THE LAST SLEEP OF THE VIRGIN   -  Virgin Classics 45023

 

 

02:39

The Last Sleep of the Virgin : a veneration for string quartet and handbells

John Tavener

Chilingirian Quartet with Iain Simcock, handbells

TAVENER: THE LAST SLEEP OF THE VIRGIN   -  Virgin Classics 45023

 

 

05:05

"Credo" from Missa Gloria Tibi Trinitas

John Taverner

(b. ~1490)

The Tallis Scholars directed by Peter Philips

JOHN TAVERNER - MISSA GLORIA TIBI TRINITAS - THE TALLIS SCHOLARS

   -  Gimell 004

 

06:32

Akathist of Thanksgiving   [Part 1]

John Tavener

Jomes Bowman and Timothy Wilson, counter-tenors,Westminster Abbey Choir & BBC Singers directed by Martin Neary

TAVENER: AKATHIST OF THANKSGIVING   -  Sony 64446

 

 

 

14:53

"The Incarnation" and "Resurection" from The Protecting Veil

John Tavener

Steven Isserlis, cello with the

London Symphony Orchestra directed by Gennadi Rozhdestvensky

TAVENER: THE PROTECTING VEIL

   -  Virgin Classics 91474

 

 

21;44

The Last Sleep of the Virgin : a veneration for string quartet and handbells

John Tavener

Chilingirian Quartet with Iain Simcock, handbells

TAVENER: THE LAST SLEEP OF THE VIRGIN   -  Virgin Classics 45023

 

 

22:25

Selections from Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet

Gavin Bryars

An anonymous "Tramp" with the Hampton String Quartet, and with an Orchestra and Chorus

GAVIN BRYARS/JESUS' BLOOD NEVER FAILED ME YET   -  Point Music 438 823

 

 

29:20

Glorious Hill 

[text from Pico della Mirandola's Oration on the Dignity of Man ]

Gavin Bryars

The Hilliard Ensemble

GAVIN BRYARS - VITA NOVA

   -  ECM 1533

 

 

36:17

Offertorium  : Concerto for Violin and Orchestra

Sofia Gubaidulina

Oleh Krysa, violin, with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by James DePreist

GUBAIDULINA: OFFERTORIUM; REJOICE!

   -  BIS 566

 

 

38:20

Seven Words  for cello, bayan and strings

Sofia Gubaidulina

David Geringas, cello

Elsbeth Moser, bayan

Chamber Orchestra of the Young German Philhamonic directed by Mario Venzago

LOCKENHAUS COLLECTION VOL.10 - GUBAIDULINA   -  Philips 434 041

 

 

 

 

40:24

Le grand tango  

Astor Piazzola arranged by

Sofia Gubaidulina

Gidon Kremer, violin

Vadim Sakharov, piano

GIDON KREMER - HOMMAGE PIAZZOLA   -  Nonesuch 79407

 

 

49:52

The Last Sleep of the Virgin :  a veneration for string quartet and handbells

John Tavener

Chilingirian Quartet with Iain Simcock, handbells

TAVENER: THE LAST SLEEP OF THE VIRGIN   -  Virgin Classics 45023

 

 

50:26

Psalm 23  from Exil

Giya Kancheli

Maacha Deubner, soprano  et al

GIYA KANCHELI - EXIL

   -  ECM  1535

56:52

The Last Sleep of the Virgin : a veneration for string quartet and handbells

John Tavener

Chilingirian Quartet with Iain Simcock, handbells

TAVENER: THE LAST SLEEP OF THE VIRGIN   -  Virgin Classics 45023

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

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