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Searching Out the Sacred

Sacred Music, Series 2 Episode 4 of 4

Simon Russell Beale returns to the UK to explore how three very different musical approaches to Christian music have captured the spiritual imagination of the nation. The composers James MacMillan, Sir John Tavener and John Rutter give a special insight into the challenges and rewards of writing sacred music for the 21st century. Music is performed by Harry Christophers and The Sixteen.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 31 Jul 2010 15:50
BBC Two England, Wales only


Role Contributor
PresenterSimon Russell Beale
DirectorAndy King-Dabbs
ProducerAndy King-Dabbs
ProducerHelen Mansfield