Great Sacred Music: Hallelujah!
The ways different composers have interpreted the word ‘Hallelujah’, including works by Purcell, Handel, Randall Thompson and Leonard Cohen.
Randall Thompson – Alleluia
Hymn – Alleluia! Alleluia! Hearts to heaven and voices raise (t. Lux Eoi)
Purcell – O God, thou art my God
Handel – Hallelujah Chorus
Rachmaninov – Blessed is the man from ‘All Night Vigil’
Hymn – Mine eyes have seen the glory (t. Battle Hymn of the Republic)
Leonard Cohen – Hallelujah
Led by Revd Dr Sam Wells
St Martin’s Voices
Andrew Earis Director
Jeremy Cole Accompanist
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.