1 CD / Lyrita / 2009-08-11Works: John Tavener: Canciones españolas, for 2 counter-tenors, 3 flutes, percussion, organ & harpsichord; Requiem for Father Malachy, for voices, chorus & organ
Performers: Bowman, James [Countertenor Vocal]; Carrington, Simon; Holt, Anthony; Hume, Alastair; Kay, Brian; Perrin, Nigel; Smith, Kevin [Countertenor Vocal]; Thompson, Alastair [Tenor (Vocal)]
Conductors: Tavener, John [Composer]
Ensemble: Nash Ensemble
These legendary performances are on CD for the first time. Described by Gramophone as possessing an "impeccably manicured vocal blend, enchanting the ear from first...continue...
1 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-06-02Works: John Tavener: Requiem, for soprano, tenor, cello, chorus & orchestra; Mahashakti, for violin & string orchestra; Eternal Memory, for cello & strings
Performers: Bond, David; Cooke, Frances; Dowling, Richard [Piano]; Eaglen, Thomas; Eddy, Yvonne; Gregory, Eleanor; Heggie, Andrew; Knight, Josephine; Moss, Matthew; Ormond, Kevin; Palmer, Ruth [Violin]; Powell, ...
Conductors: Petrenko, Vasily
Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
This recording captured the world premier performance of beloved choral composer Sir John Tavener's new 'Requiem'. This multilayered work incorporates numerous religious, philosophical, and musical...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2008-11-25Works: John Tavener: Ex Maria Virgine, a Christmas sequence for chorus & organ; Birthday Sleep, for chorus; O, do not move, for chorus; A Nativity Carol, for chorus; Marienhymne, for high chorus & mixed cho...
Performers: Berkieta, Stefan; Jacobs, Simon; McVinney, James
"Ms. Kodama brings a canny, graceful style to these early--though iconoclastic--works of Beethoven, a graded, assiduous sense of rhythm and tempered dynamics. Suave, even feline,...continue...
1 CD / Harmonia Mundi / 1999-04-01Works: John Tavener: Eternity's Sunrise, for soprano & baroque ensemble; Song of Angel; Petra, for string ensemble & voices; Sappho; Funeral Canticle
Performers: Gooding, Julia; Manze, Andrew; Mosley, George; Rozario, Patricia [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Goodwin, Paul
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music
In November 2013, Sir John Tavener, one of Britain's most celebrated composers, passed away at the age of 69. He is perhaps best known for...continue...
1 CD / Sony Classical / 1995-10-31Works: John Tavener: The Lamb "Little Lamb, who made thee?"; Innocence, for soprano, tenor, chorus, organ & handbells; The Tyger, for chorus; Annunciation; A Hymn to the Mother of God; Little Requiem for Fa...
Performers: Baker, Martin [Choral Conductor]; Fullbrook, Charles; Neary, Alice; Nixon, Leigh; Rozario, Patricia [Soprano Vocals]; Titus, Graham
Conductors: Neary, Martin
Ensemble: Choir of Westminster Abbey