It's here! Purchase your copy now for only £14.00 (incl P&P)
The London Requiem album has been mixed and mastered and a limited-edition CD is now available for purchase exclusively from benjamintill.com.
The London Requiem features inscriptions which Benjamin found written on gravestones in cemeteries and churchyards across London.
The ten movements on this album are produced and mixed by Paul Kendall (ex Mute records) and performed by The Rebel Chorus.
The work also features the Balanescu String Quartet
and guest vocals from Barbara Windsor
, Matt Lucas
, Tanita Tikaram
, Maddy Prior
(Steeleye Span), Katina Kangaris
, Ian Knauer,
and playwright, Sir Arnold Wesker
, who sings the words written on his mother’s grave.
This limited-edition CD comes with a 16-page, souvenir booklet, featuring photographs of the performers, and the work’s full libretto, alongside specially-commissioned artwork by Janie Ranger.
Be among the first to get your hands on this unique and highly moving recording!
The CD was officially released on September 29th, 2012, to coincide with the live premiere of the work, in Abney Park Cemetery, London at 7pm on the same evening.
Orders placed today will be despatched immediately by first class post, so you could have this glorious music in your ears within 24 hours!
only £14.00 incl P&P
For a limited time, residents in North London can purchase The London Requiem CD for only £10.00, for delivery by hand (No P&P!)
If you live within a 5-mile radius of Highgate Tube Station, select the button below.
Track 2: Kyrie (excerpt featuring Barbara Windsor and Maddy Prior)Track 3: Gradual & Tract
Track 4: Dies Irae
Track 5: Offertory (excerpt featuring Tanita Tikaram)Track 7: Agnus Dei (excerpt featuring Matt Lucas)
Track 8: Pie Jesu (excerpt featuring Ian Knauer)
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