Notes & Reviews:
Following its successful premiere performance earlier this year, Francis Pott’s highly anticipated recording of 'The Cloud of Unknowing' is likely to be a musical milestone and a choral great. Drawing together a variety of texts and musical influences, Pott weaves together a deep and emotional work with an ethos reminiscent of Michael Tippett’s ‘War Oratorio’.
ReviewsThere are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Beamish: Viola Concerto no 2 "Seafarer", etc / Rudner, et al
Giles Swayne: Convocation / Stephen Wallace, countertenor; Michael Bonaventure, organ
Foulds: A World Requiem / Botstein, Charbonnet, et al
John Metcalf: In Time of Daffodils, etc / Llewellyn, et al
Holst: The Planets, etc / Handley, Wordsworth, et al
David Lang: The Little Match Girl Passion / Paul Hillier, et al
Don't talk - just listen!
Michael Nyman: Music for Two Pianos
Britten: Before Life & After, Songs / Padmore, Vignoles
Works DetailsPott, Francis : The Cloud of Unknowing, for voice, chorus & organ
- Performers: Jeremy Filsell (Organ); James Gilchrist (Tenor); Dan Burges (Organ)
- Notes: Tonbridge School, England (02/16/2007-02/18/2007)
- Running Time: 83 min. 10 sec.
- Period Time: Contemporary
- Form: Cantata/Oratorio