RNS: Lindisfarne - Spiritual Sounds
James Weeks conductor
Dame Sarah Connolly mezzo-soprano
Royal Northern Sinfonia
Hildegard of Bingen Rex Noster Promptus Est
John Tavener The Lamb
Hildegard of Bingen O Virtus Sapiente
Henry Purcell In Nomine in Seven Parts
Arvo Pärt Orient and Occident
John Tavener Supernatural Songs
As the Lindisfarne Gospels return to the North East, conductor James Weeks, Royal Northern Sinfonia and one of Britain’s greatest living vocalists – Dame Sarah Connolly – come together to explore centuries of spirituality in sounds, words and images. Artwork from the Gospels accompanies music that spans a millennium, from the timeless inspiration of Hildegard of Bingen and the sacred beauty of Purcell to the ravishing sounds of the late John Tavener.
ℹ️ Useful Information
Concessions are available for:
- North East First Timers
- 17 & Under and Unemployed (in receipt of benefit)
Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.