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The Last Sleep of the Virgin [electronic resource]: Thunder Entered Her

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1 online resource.
[Place of publication not identified] : Virgin Classics, 2009.
  • Angels (7:35) ; Annunciation (5:26) ; The lament of the mother of God (15:38) ; Thunder entered her (17:12) ; Hymns of paradise (10:53) ; God is with us (5:58) / John Tavener
  • The last sleep of the virgin (24:37) / John Tavener
  • Summa (4:40) ; Fratres (11:53) / Arvo Pärt
  • The hidden treasure (31:02) / John Tavener.
In the 1st-6th works: Solveig Kringelborn, soprano ; William Kendall, tenor ; Donald Sweeney, bass ; Winchester Cathedral Choir ; Iain Simcock, handbell ; David Dunnett, organ ; David Hill, conductor. In the remainder: Chilingirian Quartet ; Iain Simcock, handbells (1st work).
Recording Info
Recorded in 1991.
  • The 1st work for chorus and organ; the 2nd work for soloists (SATB) and unacc. chorus; the 3rd work for soprano soloist and unacc. chorus; the 4th work for tenor soloist, chorus, organ, and handbells; the 5th work for bass soloists, chorus (SA), and 6 violins; the 6th work for tenor soloist, chorus, and organ; the 7th work for handbells and string quartet ; other works for string quartet (8th originally for chorus).
  • Title from resource description page (viewed Feb. 7, 2013).
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