Only in Sleep: Truro Cathedral Choir Summer Concert

This summer, hear the boys, girls and adult professional singers of Truro Cathedral’s internationally-renowned choir perform a stunning programme of music in its annual summer concert, taking place on Thursday 12 July. ‘Only In Sleep’ promises an evening of powerful music from around Europe. Building up to Duruflé’s sublime Requiem will be MacMillan’s gripping anthem Cantos Sagrados, the haunting song Only in sleep by Ēriks Ešenvalds and works by Pascoe, Tabakova and Arnesen. The concert will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3

PROGRAMME

Identity (from Cantos Sagrados) – James MacMillan (Scotland)

Even when he is silent – Kim André Arnesen (Norway)

Only in sleep – Ēriks Ešenvalds (Latvia)

Organ solo: St Bride, assisted by angels - Judith Bingham (England)

Nunc Dimittis – Dobrinka Tabakova (Bulgaria)

Pader an arleth – Russell Pascoe (Cornwall)

Requiem - Maurice Duruflè (France)

Here's a taste:

Listen to the choir sing 'Identity' by James MacMillian in 2012: Soundcloud Recording 

Listen to the choir sing Duruflè in 2012: Soundcloud Recording