for counter-tenor, 2 tenor and baritone soloists, children's choir, mixed choir and orchestra
Duration: 03 mins 50 secs
BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus / Andrew Davis
Hilliard Ensemble/Boys of Westminster Cathedral Choir
(p) and © 1998 BBC
Text heard on Sample:
A tongue alive with sounds of long-forgotten gardens,
Babel songs which none can recognise,
Wildcat psalms in cedar trees, what risk!
Yet this new life is our elixir,
This soft dividing pearl is our great price.
© Michael Symmons Roberts
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