Listen to clips recorded live at our recent concerts...
CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD - extracts from motets Justorum Animae and Beata Quorum Dia
EDGAR BAINTON - extract from And I Saw a New Heaven
BENJAMIN BRITTEN - extracts from Rejoice in the Lamb
GERALD FINZI - extracts from Lo The Full Final Sacrifice
MAURICE DURUFLE - extract from Quatre Quartets sur des Thèmes Grégoriens
HENRYK GORECKI - extract from Totus Tuus
JOHN TAVENER - extract from Song for Athene
MORTEN LAURIDSEN - extract from O Magnum Mysterium
HERBERT HOWELLS - Take him, earth, for cherishing
HERBERT HOWELLS - Requiem
Frank Martin was arguably Switzerland's greatest composer. His Mass for Double Choir, completed in 1926 as 'an affair between God and himself', is one of the finest settings of the 20th century, yet its first performance took place forty-one years later in 1967.