Tavener: Flood of Beauty - Britten Sinfonia

Tavener: Flood of Beauty

London
28 Sep 2014

Tavener

Flood of Beauty (world premiere)

Summary

To open Britten Sinfonia’s season at the Barbican the orchestra give the world premiere of John Tavener’s last completed concert work in what would have been his 70th year. Flood of Beauty is a setting of a Sanskrit poem through which Tavener returned to his perennial theme of the Divine Being

This performance will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3.

Part of Transcender

Produced by the Barbican in association with Britten Sinfonia.

 

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