Great Sacred Music: Gerard Manley Hopkins
An exploration of the poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins, including settings of Heaven-Haven by Samuel Barber and God’s Grandeur by Kenneth Leighton.
Britten – Heaven-Haven
Hymn – God head hear in hiding (t. Adoro te devote)
Britten – Thee God, I come from, to thee go (Prayer II from A.M.D.G.)
Leighton – God’s Grandeur
Hymn – The word of God, proceeding forth (t. Wareham)
Barber – Heaven-Haven
Led by Andrew Earis
St Martin’s Voices
Jeremy Cole Director
A 35-minute sequence to speak to heart, head and soul, exploring through songs and readings the great classical music of our religious heritage.
FREE with a retiring collection for the work of St Martin-in-the-Fields.