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Tallis: Spem in Alium and 40-part motets

Duration: 35:40

As part of Radio 3's 40th anniversary, Stephen Johnson is joined in the studio by Jeffrey Skidmore, Deborah Roberts and Antony Pitts for an exploration of Thomas Tallis's magnificent 40-part motet Spem in Alium.

Available since: Wed 4 Jun 2014

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Composer
Thomas Tallis

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Discovering Music Tallis's Spem in Alium and 40-part motets

Stephen Johnson and guests examine Thomas Tallis's piece and the ideas that inspired it.

First broadcast: 28 Oct 2007

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