Search Catalogue


James MacMillan: recording the Stabat Mater

Now Playing: High Quality 16:9 (480x270, 820Kbps)
Play Medium Quality 16:9 (320x180, 400kbps)

Views: 6132

This short film explores James MacMillan's Stabat Mater recorded by The Sixteen and Britten Sinfonia conducted by Harry Christophers. This powerful work for choir and string orchestra sets the classic medieval poem depicting Mary the mother of Christ at the foot of the Cross. The score was commissioned by the Genesis Foundation, premiered in 2016 at the Barbican, and released in 2017 on The Sixteen's label Coro. The film was produced for The Sixteen by Tall Wall Media.

Featured Clips

Béla Bartók in New York

Source: Philharmonia Orchestra

Views: 13723

Mark-Anthony Turnage: Anna Nicole

Source: Opus Arte

Views: 16289

Unsuk Chin: Alice in Wonderland

Source: Unitel

Views: 23764

Johannes Kalitzke: Die Weber

Source: ZDF/arte

Views: 7924

Mark-Anthony Turnage: UNDANCE

Source: Sadler's Wells

Views: 14634