choral score (the solo violoncello part is available separately ... please see EP71964A.
Interweaving the Polish traditional Bogurodzica, a 14th century plainsong hymn, with extracts of Julian of Norwich's Divine Revelations, this piece was commissioned to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
The piece contains pronunciation guides for both the Polish and Middle English texts, as well as a foreword from the composer herself
Roxanna Panufnik (born in 1968) is a British composer of Polish heritage, based in London. Her highly distinctive compositional voice is reflected in the wide range of high profile commissions and performances that mark her career to date, both in the UK and internationally. She is perhaps best known for the large-scale work of 1998, the perenially popular Westmister Mass.