JONATHAN HARVEY (b.1939): Angels, Missa brevis, Marahi, How could the soul take flight, Dum transisset Sabbatum, Sweet/Winterhart.
Catalogue Number: 02J099
Description: " the purpose of music is, in my view, to reveal the nature of suffering and to heal." Thus the composer, and in these substantially consonant (though inflected with some microtonal pitch-bending), meditative and beautiful choral works, setting a variety of texts including Christian, Buddhist and Sufic, he explores these mysteries in rapt, meditative music. Texts included. Les Jeunes Solistes; Rachid Safir.