Celebrating the lives of three 20th Century British composers.
John Tavener (28 January 1944 – 12 November 2013)
A four-part choral setting of William Blake's poem, sung here by King's College Choir, Cambridge.
Benjamin Britten (22 November 1913 – 4 December 1976)
This little babe
from A Ceremony of Carols is sung here by Schola Cantorum Leipzig.
John Rutter is well known for his scrunchy harmonies
A Gaelic Blessing
is here sung by The Cambridge Singers, directed by the composer.
And with our best wishes for 2014.
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