By Nigel Hess
Faber Edition: Choral Signature Series
This piece by acclaimed composer Nigel Hess was originally written for a production of Shakespeare's Henry VIII and accompanied the Christening and Coronation scenes in the play.
Faber Music's new Choral Signature Series presents new or recently composed choral music written by a diverse and eclectic selection of composers. The series includes both lighter and more challenging works, and is designed to show that music is a reflection of composer's personalities and backgrounds.