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Herbert Howells (1892-1983)
Friday 15 February 2008 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)
Repeated: Friday 15 February 2008 20:45-21:45 (Radio 3)
Despite lying unheard and unseen for over a decade, Hymnus Paradisi came to define Howells's achievements as an artist. Donald Macleod explores the tortuous gestation of the work and we also hear the composer's own thoughts on the inspiration behind it.