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MacMillan, James (b1959)  
© Philip Gatward

James MacMillan

born: 16 July 1959
country: Scotland

James MacMillan is the pre-eminent Scottish composer of his generation. He attracted attention with acclaimed BBC Proms premiere of The Confession of Isobel Gowdie (1990). His music combines rhythmic excitement, raw emotional power and spiritual meditation. His percussion concerto Veni, Veni, Emmanuel (1992) has received over 350 performances. His music is programmed worldwide by orchestras including London Symphony Orchestra, New York and Los Angeles Philharmonics and Cleveland Orchestra * Featured composer at Edinburgh Festival (1993), South Bank Centre in London (1997) and BBC Barbican Composer Weekend (2005) Interpreters include soloists Glennie, Rostropovich and Wayne Marshall, conductors Slatkin, Rostropovich, Sir Colin Davis, Sir Andrew Davis, Vänska, Alsop, Maksymiuk, Runnicles and Brabbins, and choreographer Christopher Wheeldon

Albums
'MacMillan: Choral Music' (CDA67867)
MacMillan: Choral Music
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67867 
'MacMillan: Mass & other sacred music' (CDA67219)
MacMillan: Mass & other sacred music
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67219 
'MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross' (CDA67460)
MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67460 
'MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross & other choral works' (SACDA67460)
MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross & other choral works
Buy by post £10.50 SACDA67460  Super-Audio CD  
'MacMillan: Tenebrae Responsories & other choral works' (CDA67970)
MacMillan: Tenebrae Responsories & other choral works
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67970  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Dreamland' (HYP41)
Dreamland
Buy by post £4.50 HYP41  Super-budget price sampler  
On other labels
'MacMillan: Alpha & Omega & other choral works' (CKD439)
MacMillan: Alpha & Omega & other choral works
CKD439  Download only  
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
… fiat mihi … (MacMillan)
… here in hiding … (MacMillan)
A child's prayer (MacMillan)
A New Song (MacMillan)
After Virtue (MacMillan)
Alpha & Omega (MacMillan)
Ave maris stella (MacMillan)
Benedictus Deus (MacMillan)
Changed (MacMillan)
Christus vincit (MacMillan)
Cum vidisset Jesus (MacMillan)
Domine non secundum peccata nostra (MacMillan)
Ecce sacerdos magnus (MacMillan)
Gaudeamus in loci pace (MacMillan)
Give me justice (MacMillan)
I am your Mother (MacMillan)
Invocation (MacMillan)
It is always dangerous to draw too precise parallels  First line to After Virtue (MacMillan)
Jesum tradidit impius  No 3 of Tenebrae Responsories (MacMillan)
Jubilate Deo (MacMillan)
Le tombeau de Georges Rouault (MacMillan)
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis (MacMillan)
Masked by these bare shadows  First line to … here in hiding … (MacMillan)
Mass (MacMillan)
Missa Dunelmi (MacMillan)
O salutaris hostia  First line to Serenity (MacMillan)
On Love (MacMillan)
On the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin (MacMillan)
Processional on Tu es Petrus (MacMillan)
Seinte Mari moder milde (MacMillan)
Serenity (MacMillan)
Seven Last Words from the Cross (MacMillan)
St Patrick's Magnificat (MacMillan)
Summae Trinitati (MacMillan)
Te Deum (MacMillan)
Te Deum laudamus  First line to The Edinburgh Te Deum (MacMillan)
Tenebrae factae sunt  No 1 of Tenebrae Responsories (MacMillan)
Tenebrae Responsories (MacMillan)
The Edinburgh Te Deum (MacMillan)
The Lamb has come for us from the House of David (MacMillan)
Tota pulchra es (MacMillan)
Tradiderunt me  No 2 of Tenebrae Responsories (MacMillan)
Tremunt videntes angeli (MacMillan)
Tu es Petrus (MacMillan)
When Love beckons to you, follow him  First line to On Love (MacMillan)
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