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Provided to YouTube by Warner Classics The Last Sleep of the Virgin . 1994 Erato/Warner Classics, Warner Music UK Ltd. Performance: Chilingirian Quartet Lead Vocals: Ian Simcock Bells: Ian Simcock Produced by: Tryggvi Tryggvason Producer: Tryggvi Tryggvason Composer: John Tavener. Auto-generated by YouTube.

Album · 2009 · 10 Songs. By Sir John Tavener - Gavyn Wright, Winchester Cathedral Choir, Donald Sweeney, Jackie Shave, Maciej Rakowski, Boguslav Kostecki, Patrick Kernan, David Hill, David Dunnett & Ben Cruft. 6. God is with us (A Christmas Proclamation). By Sir John Tavener - Winchester Cathedral Choir, William Kendall, David Hill & David Dunnett.

3 Lament of the Mother of God, for soprano & chorus Chilingirian Quartet 15:37. 4 Thunder entered her, for chorus, organ, men's chorus & handbells Chilingirian Quartet 17:3. 5 Hymns of Paradise, for bass, boys' voices & 6 violins Chilingirian Quartet 10:41. 6 God is with us (A Christmas Proclamation), for chorus & organ Chilingirian Quartet 5:41. 1 The Last Sleep of the Virgin, for string quartet & handbells Chilingirian Quartet 24:8. 2 Summa, for string quartet Chilingirian Quartet 4:27. 3 Fratres, for string quartet Chilingirian Quartet 11:38.

This CD set, primarily devoted to the music of John Tavener, features choral music and works for string quartet. On the first CD, David Hill leads the Winchester Cathedral Choir, a choir of men and boys, in performances of remarkably focused intensity. The title of Tavener's The Hidden Treasure refers to paradise, and the music for the most part has a shimmering, unearthly tranquility, occasionally punctuated by eruptions of anguished anxiety. The Chilingirian Quartet gives all the pieces atmospheric and luminous performances that sound both chaste and sensuous.

The Last Sleep Of The Virgin (A Veneration For String Quartet And Handbells). Written-By – John Tavener. Written-By – Arvo Pärt. Ensemble – Chilingirian Quartet. Liner Notes – John Tavener, Michael Stewart (8). Liner Notes – Elisabeth Rhodes. Liner Notes – Anne Steeb, Bernd Müller (2). Photography By – Richard H. Smith. Producer – Tryggvi Tryggvason. Viola – Simon Rowland-Jones. Violin – Charles Sewart, Levon Chilingirian.

Tavener: The Protecting Veil, The Last Sleep of the Virgin, Choral Music. Page 1 of 1 Start overPage 1 of 1. This shopping feature will continue to load items. Tavener: The Protecting Veil; Thrinos, Britten: Third Suite for Cello, op. 87. John Tavener.

From: Chilingirian Quartet. Count: 10. Views: 3. Tavener : The last sleep of the Virgin & Thunder entered her tracks. The Lament of the Mother of God (1988). Thunder Entered Her. Hymns of Paradise. The Last Sleep of the Virgin - A veneration for string quartet and handbells.

Levon Chilingirian OBE (born 28 May 1948) is a UK-based violinist of Armenian origin. The founder of the Chilingirian Quartet, he is also a professor and Chamber Music Artist in Residence at the Royal Academy of Music and professor of Violin and Chamber Music at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, both in London. Born to Armenian parents in Nicosia, Cyprus, Chilingirian began playing the violin when he was five, being taught by his great-uncle, Vahan Bedelian

Chilingirian Quartet: The Last Sleep of the Virgin - A veneration for string quartet and handbells, Borodin String Quartet No. 2: Borodin String Quartet No. 2: I. Allegro moderato, Shostakovich String Quartet N. o. 10: Shostakovich String Quartet No. 8, Op. 110: I. Largo и другие песни. Вся дискография, Радио, Концерты, рекомендации и похожие исполнители.

So I put on John Tavener’s The Last Sleep of the Virgin and The Hidden Treasure played by the Chilingirian Quartet. I reserve it for night and winter. This morning I arose to the news that John Tavener died today at the age of 69. I like all kinds of music, as long as it is beautiful. John Kenneth Tavener was born on 28 January 1944 in Wembley. He was a direct descendant of the 16th-century composer John Taverner (with an extra r ). Tavener’s early work was clearly influenced by Igor Stravinsky and Olivier Messiaen, modernists who also composed Christian sacred music of great beauty.

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1 The Last Sleep Of The Virgin (A Veneration For String Quartet And Handbells)
Written-By – John Tavener
24:37
2 Summa
Written-By – Arvo Pärt
4:40
3 Fratres
Written-By – Arvo Pärt
11:52
4 The Hidden Treasure
Written-By – John Tavener
31:01

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Classics Limited
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Classics Limited
  • Published By – Copyright Control
  • Published By – Chester Music
  • Published By – Universal Edition
  • Recorded At – All Saints Church Petersham
  • Manufactured By – EMI Jax

Credits

  • Bells [Handbells] – Iain Simcock (tracks: 1)
  • Cello – Philip De Groote
  • Cover [Image] – Sheena Land
  • Design – Angus Hyland
  • Engineer [Balance Engineer] – Andrew Hallifax
  • Ensemble – Chilingirian Quartet*
  • Liner Notes – John Tavener, Michael Stewart
  • Liner Notes [Traduction] – Elisabeth Rhodes
  • Liner Notes [Übersetzung] – Anne Steeb, Bernd Müller
  • Photography By [Photos Of John Tavener And The Chilingirian Quartet] – Richard H. Smith
  • Producer – Tryggvi Tryggvason
  • Viola – Simon Rowland-Jones
  • Violin – Charles Sewart, Levon Chilingirian

Notes

Recording:
All Saints Church, Petersham; 24-25 July 1993

Publishers:
Chester Music, London (Tavener), Universal Edition, Vienna (Pärt)

℗ 1994 Original sound recordings made by Virgin Classics Limited
© 1994 Virgin Classics Limited
Printed in USA

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed): 7 2435 45023 2 3
  • Barcode (Scanned): 724354502323
  • Matrix / Runout: 45023 01# 03-14-94
  • Matrix / Runout (Mirrored): SP 1-1-1 EMI JAX
  • Label Code: LC 7873
  • SPARS Code: DDD

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VC 5 45023 2, 7243 5 45023 2 3 John Tavener - Chilingirian Quartet* John Tavener - Chilingirian Quartet* - The Last Sleep Of The Virgin / The Hidden Treasure ‎(CD, Album) Virgin Classics, Virgin Classics VC 5 45023 2, 7243 5 45023 2 3 Europe 1994
VC 5 45023 4, 7243 5 45023 4 7 John Tavener - Chilingirian Quartet* John Tavener - Chilingirian Quartet* - The Last Sleep Of The Virgin / The Hidden Treasure ‎(Cass, Album) Virgin Classics, Virgin Classics VC 5 45023 4, 7243 5 45023 4 7 Germany 1994

John Tavener, Chilingirian Quartet - The Last Sleep Of The Virgin / The Hidden Treasure FLAC album

Performer: John Tavener

Title: The Last Sleep Of The Virgin / The Hidden Treasure

Country: Europe

Date of release: 1994

Style: Neo-Classical, Contemporary, Post-Modern

Genre: Classical

Size MP3: 1559 mb

Size FLAC: 1271 mb

Rating: 4.2 / 5

Votes: 417

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