The Singing Will Never Be Done

The Elysian Singers will be performing John’s set of 4 pieces The Singing Will Never Be Done: 10 November 2018 7:30pm // St Luke’s Chelsea, London SW3. The collection uses texts by Wilfred Owen, Isaac Rosenberg, Siegfried Sassoon and Ivor Gurney and were written in 2009. They were recorded by Sospiri on the CD Requiem (2010) for the Gift of Music Label, and were published in 2014 by Shorter House.

All four pieces can be heard on YouTube:

  1. The Send-off
  2. Returning, We Hear the Larks
  3. Everyone Sang
  4. Requiem