Tavener & Panufnik (R): 99 Words & other choral works

This album, a tribute to the life and legacy of Sir John Tavener, is built around his '99 Words to my darling children', first uttered at the composer's memorial service. Roxanna Panufnik's setting for choir and narrator is one of several first recordings included here.

SIGCD519  58 minutes 43 seconds
‘Five world premieres and a beautifully constructed programme … exquisite, and beautifully handled … Voce’s singers give this repertoire a strong, and very welcome, first outing’ (Gramophone)