New Requiem

Peter is beavering away to complete his '21st Century Requiem', which will be given its première on Saturday 29 October in London.  Writing a Requiem (even a relatively short one) is quite a job: not least because there are the wonderful Requiems by Mozart, Verdi (and others) breathing down the composer's kneck!  That weight of history is important - music is heard in a context, and a very specific piece like a Requiem will without doubt be heard in the context of other Requiems.  It's a great challenge!  Come and hear the results (alongside the Mozart Requiem):