1 CD / Decca / 2014-02-11Works: John Tavener: The Lamb "Little Lamb, who made thee?"; The Tyger, for chorus; Song for Athene; The Mother of God, for chorus; The Protecting Veil; Today the Virgin, for chorus; A Hymn to the Mother of...
Performers: Benedetti, Nicola; Clein, Natalie; Grice, Ian le; Rupp, Andrew; Vivian, James
Conductors: Layton, Stephen; Toms, Mikel; Litton, Andrew
Ensemble: ; Choir of the Temple Church; English Chamber Orchestra; Holst Singers; London Philharmonic Orchestra
The death of Sir John Tavener, one of the most popular British composers of recent times, has touched the hearts and minds of many. This...continue...
5 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2014-01-28Works: John Tavener: The Protecting Veil; In alium, for high soprano, strings, piano, grand organ, Hammond organ, bells, gongs & four-track ta; Zodiacs; Ypakoë; Palin; Mandoodles; Pratirupa; In Memory ...
Performers: Berkieta, Stefan; Colley, Harriet [Soprano Vocal]; Cramer, Eleanor [Vocals]; Crawford, Peter; Hugh, Timothy; Hulse, Eileen; Jacobs, Simon; Jones, Angharad Gruffydd; Kingston, Charlotte [Vocals]; Klie...
Conductors: Yuasa, Takuo; Summerly, Jeremy; Brown, Timothy; Robinson, Christopher
1 CD / Royal Philharmonic Masterworks / 2008-11-11Works: John Tavener: The Protecting Veil; Thrinos, for cello solo; Eternal Memory, for cello & strings
Performers: Wallfisch, Raphael [Cello]
Conductors: Brown, Justin
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
John Tavener achieved international recognition in 1968 with 'The Whale', which so impressed the Beatles that they issued it (and other Tavener compositions) on their...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1999-05-01Works: John Tavener: The Protecting Veil; In alium, for high soprano, strings, piano, grand organ, Hammond organ, bells, gongs & four-track ta
Performers: Hulse, Eileen; Kliegel, Maria
Conductors: Yuasa, Takuo
Ensemble: Ulster Orchestra
The music of John Tavener is at the forefront of the New Spirituality movement in music. Since his conversion to the Eastern Orthodox Church, Tavener's...continue...