John Tavener

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    Eternity's SunriseJohn Tavener
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    Celtic Requiem (2010 - Remaster)John Tavener
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    The Vomiting (2010 - Remaster)John Tavener
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    Documentary (2010 - Remaster)John Tavener
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    The Prayer (2010 - Remaster)John Tavener

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        Among the most commercially successful of modern composers, John Tavener experienced a remarkable musical and spiritual odyssey. After his acceptance of the Orthodox Christian faith, he formulated a unique new idiom, often employing a slow, almost minimalist unfolding of melodic material. Much of his music is designed for religious services. His works often require odd combinations of forces, for example The Apocalypse (1993), for tenor, bass, soprano, mezzo-soprano, solo saxoph... Read more

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