Scottish Ensemble - Tavener: Tears of the Angels - La Scena Musicale

Fans of spiritual minimalism will delight in John Tavener's Tears of the Angels. The title track is a 13-minute string adagio dedicated to the suffering Balkan peoples. Depart in Peace, with a haunting soprano vocal line, is dedicated to Tavener's father.

La Scena Musicale
01 July 1999