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BBC Singers - Music for Holy Week

Katie Derham and Richard Coles present the BBC Singers in music for Holy Week, including Tallis, Byrd and Gabriel Jackson played at BBC Hoddinott Hall. Plus Dvorak's Stabat Mater.

Presented by Katie Derham.
Today's Afternoon on 3 features the BBC Singers in a programme of music for Holy Week live from St Paul's Knightsbridge and introduced by the Reverend Richard Coles, including the world premiere of the Lamentations of Jeremiah by Gabriel Jackson. This is followed by Dvorak's setting of the Stabat Mater, performed by the BBC Philharmonic last month at Leeds Town Hall.

3 hours

Last on

Thu 5 Apr 2012 14:00

Music Played

  • BBC Singers Live - Music for Holy Week

    • Thomas Tallis

      Lamentations of Jeremiah

      Conductor: David Hill Performer: BBC Singers

    • William Byrd

      Peccavi super numerum

      Conductor: David Hill Performer: BBC Singers

    • Gabriel Jackson

      Lamentations of Jeremiah

      Conductor: David Hill Performer: BBC Singers

    • Robert White

      Christe, qui lux es et dies

      Conductor: David Hill Performer: BBC Singers

    • Patric Standford

      Stabat mater

      Conductor: David Hill Performer: BBC Singers

    • Osbert Parsley

      Lamentations

      Conductor: David Hill Performer: BBC Singers

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Stabat Mater

    Performer: Daniela Lehner (mezzo-soprano) Performer: James Rutherford (baritone) Performer: Katherine Broderick (soprano) Performer: Paul Nilon (tenor) Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Leeds Festival Chorus Conductor: Simon Wright

  • Jules Massenet

    'Meditation' from Thais

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti (violin) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Daniel Harding

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