13 Apr 2019

Music for Easter

From Appointment, 7:00 pm on 13 April 2019

Mosaic Photo: CC0 Public Domain

Brian Kay explores the various ways composers have approached writing music for Holy Week and Easter.

Music Details:

STAINER:    O mysterious condescending (The Crucifixion)

WOOD:        This joyful Eastertide

STAINER:     God so loved the world (The Crucifixion)

BACH:           Kommt eilet und Lauftet (Easter Oratorio)

ALLEGRI:     Miserere

SPICER:       Easter Oratorio, excerpt

TALLIS:        Lamentations, Part 1

HANDEL:     Worthy is the Lamb (Messiah)