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John Tavener

John Tavener
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Sir John Kenneth Tavener (born 28 January 1944) is a British composer, best known for such religious, minimal works as "The Whale", and "Funeral Ikos." He began as a prodigy; in 1968, at the age of 24, he was described by the Guardian as "the musical discovery of the year," while The Times said he was "among the very best creative talents of his generation." During his career he has become one of the best known and regarded composers of his generation. Tavener was knighted in 2000 for his services to music and has won an Ivor Novello Award.
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John Tavener — Eternity's Sunrise John Tavener — Eternity's Sunrise
(Harmonia Mundi HMU 907231, 1999, CD)

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