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Dies Natalis

Gerald Finzi's rapturous setting of Thomas Traherne's vision of new-born innocence is paired with Arthur Honneger's more earthy Une Cantate de Noel.

Gerald Finzi's rapturous setting of Thomas Traherne's vision of new-born innocence is paired with Arthur Honneger's more earthy Une Cantate de Noel.

Finzi: Dies Natalis, Op 8
John Mark Ainsley (tenor)
Corydon Singers and Orchestra
Matthew Best (conductor)

Honegger: Une Cantate de Noel
James Rutherford, (baritone)
BBC National Chorus of Wales
Tewkesbury Abbey Schola Cantorum
Dean Close School Chamber Choir
Robert Court (organ)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thierry Fischer (conductor).

1 hour

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Christmas Day 2009 22:15

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