Tavener: Choral Ikons

Tavener: Choral Ikons

     
 

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Conductor James Whitbourn leads the a choral rendition of Sir John Tavener's haunting composition against the backdrop of a virtual reality restoration of Constantinople's Hagia Sophia church in this visually innovative musical release.See more details below

Overview

Conductor James Whitbourn leads the a choral rendition of Sir John Tavener's haunting composition against the backdrop of a virtual reality restoration of Constantinople's Hagia Sophia church in this visually innovative musical release.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/18/2002
UPC:
0809478000457
Original Release:
2002
Source:
Bbc / Opus Arte
Region Code:
0
Sound:
[stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound]
Time:
1:40:00
Sales rank:
82,328

Special Features

Manifestations of God- Sir John Tavener on his choral music. The parents of Athene talk about the inspiration behind Song for Athene ; The Ikon Chooses You- Ikon expert Robert J. Roozemond on spiritual and artistic origins of ikons; Illustrated booklet with an introduction by Sir John Tavener, an in-depth article on the inspiritional power of Ikons in English, French and German plus full song texts

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