John Tavener

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John Tavener (born 1944 in London) was one of the most popular and commercially successful composers of his generation.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
The Lamb, for chorus 1982 Choral
Song for Athene, for chorus 1993 Choral
The Protecting Veil, for cello & string orchestra 1987 Concerto
Hymns (2) to the Mother of God, for chorus 1985 Choral
Funeral Ikos, for chorus 1981 Choral
God is with us (A Christmas Proclamation), for tenor, chorus & organ 1987 Choral
Today the Virgin, for chorus 1989 Choral
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (Collegium Regale), for chorus 1986 Choral
Thrinos, for cello 1990 Chamber Music
The Tyger, for chorus 1987 Choral
The Veil of the Temple (All Night Vigil), for soprano, chorus, boys' chorus, brass, temple bowls, tamtam, temple bells, organ & Indian harmonium 2002 Choral
The Lord's Prayer, for chorus (1999) 1999 Choral
As one who has slept, for double chorus 1996 Choral
Hymn for the Dormition of the Mother of God, for chorus 1985 Choral
Annunciation, for SATB soloists & chorus 1992 Choral
Svyati, for chorus & cello 1995 Choral Chamber Music
The Last Sleep of the Virgin, for string quartet & handbells 1991 Chamber Music
Lament of the Mother of God, for soprano & chorus 1989 Choral
Thunder entered her, for chorus, male chorus, handbells & organ 1990 Choral
Angels, for chorus & organ 1985 Choral
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