The Bach Choir to record Herbert Howells’ Stabat Mater

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Sir John Tavener 1944-2013

The Bach Choir is saddened to hear of the death of the composer Sir John Tavener. The Choir’s President, John Rutter, speaking on BBC Radio, said of Tavener: “He could…

The Bach Choir to record Herbert Howells’ Stabat Mater

Commissioned in 1954 by The Bach Choir and its then Musical Director, Reginald Jacques, Herbert Howells’ Stabat Mater is at last to be recorded by the Choir for which it…