Papagena perform “O Viridissima Virga”

The a cappella vocal group Papagena will be performing John’s upper voice piece “O Viridissima Virga” this month

Friday June 8, Nottingham Cathedral (7.30pm)

Monday June 11, Christchurch Priory Festival (7.30pm)

The piece was commissioned by Lucy Haigh and the Hildegard Choir and the text is from the writings of the medieval composer, poet and mystic, Hildegard of Bingen. You can listen to a version of the piece here, performed by Sospiri.