The Magi

Lancelot Andrewes

Choral Cantata

Choir:SATB+SATB

Catalogue Number: 

5010

Duration:

12:15

Year written: 

2003

First performed:

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Using extracts from Lancelot Andrewes 1622 Sermon on the Nativity, the work that inspired T. S. Eliot's poem 'Journey of the Magi', this 3-movement work uses bi-tonality to evoke the descriptions of the Magi. The Magi is part of Mass of the Epiphany.