Music for the Queen of Heaven
Live from Wigmore Hall, London, the Marian Consort sing anthems focussed on their namesake, the Blessed Virgin Mary, by composers from Byrd to Britten and Tallis to Judith Weir.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London.
The Marian Consort is one of the most sought-after early music vocal ensembles and today presents a programme focussed on their namesake, the Blessed Virgin Mary. Their programme includes Marian anthems spanning over 500 years of music history, from William Byrd and Thomas Tallis to Roxanna Panufnik, Benjamin Britten and Judith Weir.
Presented by Andrew McGregor.
William Byrd: Salve Regina a4
Roxanna Panufnik: St Pancras Magnificat
Stephen Dodgson: Dormi Jesu
Thomas Tallis: Videte miraculum
Cecilia McDowall: Alma Redemptoris Mater
Nicholas Ludford: Ave cuius conceptio
Thomas Tallis: Euge caeli porta
Benjamin Britten: A Hymn to the Virgin
Robert Parsons: Ave Maria
Judith Weir: Ave Regina Caelorum
The Marian Consort
Rory McCleery (director)