Music 1: ‘The Last Sleep of the Virgin’ composed by John Tavener. Performed by Chilingirian Quartet/Iain Simcock (handbells). From the CD: Tavener – Last Sleep of the Virgin. Virgin VC545 023 2. Pub. Chester Music
Music 2: ‘Sonata for violin & piano in A, KV 305 – 1st mvt’ composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Performed by Itzhak Perlman (vln)/Daniel Barenboim (piano). From the CD: Mozart – Violinsonaten. DG 415 102 2
Music 3: Mrs Robinson composed by Paul Simon. Performed by Simon & Garfunkel. From the CD: Simon and Garfunkel: Greatest Hits
Music 4: Shristi composed by Sandeep Das. Performed by Yo-Yo Ma (cello) & the Silk Road Ensemble. From the CD: New Impossibilities. Sony 88697 10319
Music 5: Volts created by Tom Blackwell Music available at: http://www.openprocessing.org/visuals/?visualID=6458
Music 6: ‘Music for Funeral of Queen Mary– In the Midst of Life’ composed by Purcell. Performed by Monteverdi Choir & Orchestra, cond. John Eliot Gardiner. From the CD: Purcell - Music for Queen Mary. Apex 0927 48693-2
Music 7: ‘Life Begins at Forty’ composed by Yellen/Shapiro. Performed by Sophie Tucker with orchestra/Ted Shapiro (piano). From the CD: Saucy Songs.
BBC CD 728. Pub. Copyright Control.
Music 8: Quartet for the End of Time composed by Olivier Messiaen. ‘V. Louange a l’Eternite de Jesus’. Performed by Olli Mustonen (piano)/Joshua Bell (violin)/Steven Isserlis (cello) & Michael Collins (clarinet). From the CD: Messiaen – Quatour. Decca 452 899 2
Reading 1: Excerpt from A Bit on the Side by Alan Coren. (1998) Pub. Robson Books. ISBN-10: 1861051271.
Reading 2: Excerpt from Out of My Life and Thought by Albert Schweitzer. Trans. CT Campion. (1961) Pub. Mentor.
Reading 3: Excerpt from Touching the Rock: An Experience of Blindness by John Hull. (1990) Pub. SPCK. ISBN-10: 0281044449.
Reading 4: Excerpt from the Bhagavad Gita. Trans. Juan Mascaro. (2003) Pub. Penguin Classics. ISBN-10: 0140449183.
Reading 5: Excerpt from Travelling In by Monica Furlong. (1994) Pub. Cowley Publications. ISBN-10: 0936384204.
Reading 6: Excerpt from Rowing Without Oars by Ulla-Carin Lundquist Trans. Margaret Myers. (2005) Pub. John Murray. ISBN-10: 071956686X
Reading 7: Excerpt from Mrs Miniver by Jan Struther. (1989) Pub. Virago. ISBN-10: 1853810908.