Director Patrick Craig
Two visceral texts. Four iconic settings.
As we approach Holy Week, Allegri’s familiar setting
of Psalm 51, with its thrilling top Cs, is set against
James MacMillan’s plangent and heartfelt response
composed in 2009.
Palestrina’s controlled eight-
Mary’s suffering at the Cross contrasts with the
Nicola Corbishley Soprano
Nicholas Todd Tenor