A Song of Farewell

 Choral works by Gibbons, Walton, MacMillan etc

May 2012
Paul McCreesh

'The Gabrielis give a superb account of Howells's Requiem' Terry Blain

A Song of Farewell: Music of Mourning and Consolation
Gibbons: Drop, Drop, Slow Tears
Walton: A Litany
White: Christe, qui lux es et dies (I)
MacMillan: A Child's Prayer
Sheppard: In manus tuas
Dove: Into Thy Hands
Morley: They Are At Rest
Howells: Requiem
Parry: Lord, Let Me Know Mine End
Gabrieli Consort/Paul McCreesh
Winged Lion/Signum Classics SIGCD281 77:34 mins

Audio clip: from Howells Requiem I. Salvator Mundi

For a full review pick up a copy of the May issue of BBC Music Magazine

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