Judith Weir: Ascending Into Heaven

Books | Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass and Organ

Publisher: Novello & Co Ltd.
Artist: Judith Weir
Format: Sheet Music | Vocal Work
Scored for mixed voice choir SATB with organ accompaniment. Text by Hildebert of Lavardin (1056-1133), Bishop of Le Mans and Archbishop of Tours. Commissioned by the St Albans International Organ Festival 1983. Duration 7 minutes.
Language: English
Catalogue No: NOV290585
 
     
       

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        10 out of 10

        John

        Sheringham, Norfolk GB Composer, retired lecturer/teacher.
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        Astonishing quasi-Messiaenic organ accompaniment, chordal glissandi and a quiet Alleluia- before the voices disappear heavenwards, into the triforium. A classic choral composition, one of Ms Weir's very best.
        I would like more in this vein from the Master of the Queen's Music.
        Confirmed purchase: 18 February 2015
        Published on: 04 March 2015

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