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Musical settings of Thomas Traherne

Anthony Piccolo (b.1946)


The work sets verses 1,2 and 3 of Traherne’s poem Wonder.

Recorded: The choir and organ of Canterbury Cathedral, directed by David Flood, with Michael Harris (organ). Released as "Sounds of Canterbury", York CD 107.

A second recording with Stephen Van Dyck (boy soprano) and Anthony Piccolo (piano) was issued in 1991 on Newport Classic (NPD 85514).