The Traherne Association welcomes you to this site which celebrates and promotes the life and work of the poet and spiritual writer Thomas Traherne (c1637 - 1674).

Musical settings of Thomas Traherne

Herefordshire composers

Saints of Hereford Motets

These are unaccompanied choral pieces in honour of St Ethelbert, St Thomas Cantilupe and Thomas Traherne. The text of the eleven Traherne settings included in this collection can be found at where scores and, in some cases, recordings are also available.

The first performance of many of them was given at Hereford Cathedral on 22 July 2011 by Ensemble Sine Nomine.