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Durufle Requiem at Truro Cathedral

The Choir of Truro Cathedral, with organist Joseph Wicks and director Christopher Gray, perform contemporary works from around the world plus Maurice Durufle's iconic Requiem.

Petroc Trelawny presents, live from Truro Cathedral. The Cathedral Choir, with organist Joseph Wicks and directed by Christopher Gray, perform contemporary works from around the world. This includes music written for the cathedral choir by the Bulgarian composer Dobrinka Tabakova as well as a setting of the Lord's Prayer in Cornish by local composer Russell Pascoe. The single work in the second half of the concert is the iconic Requiem by the 20th-century composer Maurice Duruflé, which incorporates themes from Gregorian Chant.

James MacMillan: Identity (Cantos sagrados)
Kim Andre Arnesen: Even When He Is Silent
Eriks Esenvalds: Only in Sleep
Judith Bingham: St Bride, Assisted by Angels
Russell Pascoe: Pader an arleth
Dobrinka Tabakova: Nunc Dimittis (Truro Canticles)

Interval

Maurice Duruflé: Requiem

Helena Paish, soprano
Jacob Dennison, bass-baritone
Truro Cathedral Choir
Joseph Wicks, organ
Christopher Gray, director.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Sir James MacMillan

    Identity (Cantos sagrados)

    Performer: Joseph Wicks Organ. Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir.
  • Kim André Arnesen

    Even When He Is Silent

    Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir. Conductor: Chris Gray.
  • Eriks Esenvalds

    Only in Sleep

    Performer: Joseph Wicks Organ. Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir.
  • Judith Bingham

    St Bride, Assisted by Angels

    Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir. Conductor: Chris Gray.
  • Russell Pascoe

    Pader an arleth

    Performer: Joseph Wicks Organ. Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir.
  • Philip Stopford

    Oh How Glorious Is The Kingdom

    Conductor: Chris Gray. Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir.
  • Arnold Bax

    Tintagel

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
  • Dobrinka Tabakova

    Nunc Dimittis (Truro Canticles)

    Performer: Joseph Wicks Organ. Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir.
  • Maurice Duruflé

    Requiem

    Conductor: Chris Gray. Ensemble: Truro Cathedral Choir.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Oboe Quartet in F major, K 370 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Nicholas Daniel. Performer: Peter Cropper. Performer: Ronald Birks. Performer: Robin Ireland. Performer: Bernard Gregor-Smith. Ensemble: Lindsay String Quartet.
    • Mozart: Oboe Quartet/Horn Quintet: The Lindsays.
    • ASV.
    • 5.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vocalise, Op 34 No 14

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Performer: Alex Grynyuk.
    • DG.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Introduction and polonaise, Op 3

    Performer: Natalie Clein. Performer: Charles Owen.
    • EMI.

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