The Song of the Stars (Naxos CD)

The Song of the Stars British Music for Upper Voice Choir Naxos CD 8.573427 Wells Cathedral School Choralia, conducted by Christopher Finch; Eleanor Turner, harp; Elliot Launn, piano Occupying as it does an important niche in choral literature, the CD Song of the Stars demonstrates the vitality and importance of Naxos Records’s “no stone leftContinue reading “The Song of the Stars (Naxos CD)”

Björk sings Tavener

We were saddened to learn of the passing of John Tavener, English composer of concert music based on the Christian Orthodox liturgy. John Tavener composed “Jesus Prayer” specifically for Björk Guðmundsdóttir’s voice. She posted the following message on her website: “John tavener : i feel honoured that i got to know him … and thatContinue reading “Björk sings Tavener”