John Tavener

Real Name:
John Kenneth Tavener
Profile:
Influential British classical composer of the late 20th century, known for his extensive output of religion-themed works. He was knighted in 2000 for services to music.

Born 28th January 1944 Wembley Park, London, England - died 12th November 2013 Child Okeford, Dorset, England.

Not to be confused with the 16th century John Taverner.
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SMAS 3369, SMAS-3369 John Tavener - The Whale album art John Tavener The Whale (Album) Apple Records SMAS 3369, SMAS-3369 US 1970 Sell This Version
SAPCOR 20 John Tavener - Celtic Requiem (Requiem For Jenny Jones) album art John Tavener Celtic Requiem (Requiem For Jenny Jones) (Album) Apple Records SAPCOR 20 UK 1971 Sell This Version
LRL1 5104 John Tavener - Requiem For Father Malachy / Canciones Espanolas album art John Tavener, The King's Singers, The Nash Ensemble John Tavener, The King's Singers, The Nash Ensemble - Requiem For Father Malachy / Canciones Espanolas(LP) RCA Red Seal LRL1 5104 UK 1976 Sell This Version
IKOS 8E John Tavener - The Liturgy Of St John Chrysostom Opus 32 album art John Tavener, The Europa Singers, Clive Wearing John Tavener, The Europa Singers, Clive Wearing - The Liturgy Of St John Chrysostom Opus 32(LP, Album) Ikon Records (3) IKOS 8E UK & Europe 1978 Sell This Version
CN 3979/S John Tavener - Music By British Composers album art John Tavener / Paul Patterson John Tavener / Paul Patterson - Music By British Composers(LP, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 3979/S UK 1982 Sell This Version
1585-05 John Tavener - Ikon Of Light / Funeral Ikos / Carol: The Lamb album art John Tavener, The Tallis Scholars, Members Of The Chilingirian String Quartet* John Tavener, The Tallis Scholars, Members Of The Chilingirian String Quartet* - Ikon Of Light / Funeral Ikos / Carol: The Lamb (Album) Gimell 1585-05 UK 1984 Sell This Version
KA66464 John Tavener - Sacred Music By John Tavener album art John Tavener, The Choir Of St George's Chapel John Tavener, The Choir Of St George's Chapel - Sacred Music By John Tavener (Album) Hyperion KA66464 UK 1991 Sell This Version
0777 7590522 9, 7590522 John Tavener - The Protecting Veil album art John Tavener - Steven Isserlis, London Symphony Orchestra*, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky John Tavener - Steven Isserlis, London Symphony Orchestra*, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky - The Protecting Veil (Album) Virgin Classics, Virgin Classics 0777 7590522 9, 7590522 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
CHAN 9128 John Tavener - We Shall See Him As He Is album art John Tavener We Shall See Him As He Is(CD, Album) Chandos CHAN 9128 UK 1992 Sell This Version
70232 John Tavener - Mary Of Egypt album art John Tavener Mary Of Egypt (Album) Collins Classics 70232 UK 1993 Sell This Version
SK 64 446 John Tavener - Akathist Of Thanksgiving album art John Tavener Akathist Of Thanksgiving (Album) Sony Classical SK 64 446 US 1994 Sell This Version
CACD88023 John Tavener - Ikons album art John Tavener, BBC Singers, Simon Joly John Tavener, BBC Singers, Simon Joly - Ikons (Album) The United Recording Company Ltd. CACD88023 UK 1994 Sell This Version
VC 5 45023 2, 7243 5 45023 2 3 John Tavener - The Last Sleep Of The Virgin / The Hidden Treasure album art John Tavener - Chilingirian Quartet* John Tavener - Chilingirian Quartet* - The Last Sleep Of The Virgin / The Hidden Treasure (Album) Virgin Classics, Virgin Classics VC 5 45023 2, 7243 5 45023 2 3 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
D 106203 John Tavener - Thunder Entered Her album art John Tavener : David HillWinchester Cathedral Choir John Tavener : David HillWinchester Cathedral Choir - Thunder Entered Her (Album) Virgin Classics Digital, Virgin Classics Digital D 106203 US 1994 Sell This Version
14282 John Tavener - To A Child Dancing In The Wind album art John Tavener, Patricia Rozario John Tavener, Patricia Rozario - To A Child Dancing In The Wind(CD, Album) Collins Classics 14282 UK 1994 Sell This Version
14052 John Tavener - Ikon Of Light • Two Hymns To The Mother Of God • Today The Virgin • The Tiger • The Lamb • Eonia album art John Tavener, The Sixteen, Members of The Duke Quartet*, Harry Christophers John Tavener, The Sixteen, Members of The Duke Quartet*, Harry Christophers - Ikon Of Light • Two Hymns To The Mother Of God • Today The Virgin • The Tiger • The Lamb • Eonia(CD, Album) Collins Classics 14052 UK 1994 Sell This Version
SK 66613 John Tavener - Innocence album art John Tavener Innocence (Album) Sony Classical, Sony Classical SK 66613 US 1995 Sell This Version
TRP048 John Tavener - The Protecting Veil / Thrinos / Eternal Memory album art Tavener* - Raphael Wallfisch, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra*, Justin Brown (2) Tavener* - Raphael Wallfisch, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra*, Justin Brown (2) - The Protecting Veil / Thrinos / Eternal Memory (Comp, Album) Tring International PLC TRP048 UK 1995 Sell This Version
7243 5 55096 2 8 John Tavener - Ikos album art Górecki* · Tavener* · Pärt* - Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, Stephen Cleobury Górecki* · Tavener* · Pärt* - Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, Stephen Cleobury - Ikos EMI Classics 7243 5 55096 2 8 UK & Europe 1994 Sell This Version
TRP D 048 John Tavener - The Protecting Veil - Thrinos - Eternal Memory album art Tavener* - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra*, Raphael Wallfisch, Justin Brown (2) Tavener* - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra*, Raphael Wallfisch, Justin Brown (2) - The Protecting Veil - Thrinos - Eternal Memory(CD) Tring International PLC TRP D 048 UK 1995 Sell This Version
7243 5 65903 2 8 John Tavener - Twentieth-Century Choral Music album art Tavener* / Pärt* / Górecki* / Ridout* / Vasari Singers, Jeremy Backhouse Tavener* / Pärt* / Górecki* / Ridout* / Vasari Singers, Jeremy Backhouse - Twentieth-Century Choral Music EMI Eminence 7243 5 65903 2 8 UK 1996 Sell This Version
446 116-2 John Tavener - Jubilate Deo! album art Giovanni Gabrieli, Claudio Monteverdi, Heinrich Schütz, Henry Purcell, Johann Sebastian Bach, Francis Poulenc, John Tavener, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir Giovanni Gabrieli, Claudio Monteverdi, Heinrich Schütz, Henry Purcell, Johann Sebastian Bach, Francis Poulenc, John Tavener, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir - Jubilate Deo! (Album) Philips 446 116-2 US 1996 Sell This Version
CHAN 9440 John Tavener - Eis Thanaton / Theophany album art Tavener* : Richard Hickox, Patricia Rozario, Stephen Richardson, City Of London Sinfonia, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Tavener* : Richard Hickox, Patricia Rozario, Stephen Richardson, City Of London Sinfonia, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra - Eis Thanaton / Theophany(CD, Album) Chandos CHAN 9440 UK 1996 Sell This Version
15656 91972 John Tavener - Akhmatova Requiem album art Tavener* Akhmatova Requiem (Comp) BBC Radio Classics 15656 91972 UK 1997 Sell This Version
09026 68761 2 John Tavener - Svyati album art John Tavener, Steven Isserlis John Tavener, Steven Isserlis - Svyati (Album) RCA Victor Red Seal, BMG Classics 09026 68761 2 Europe 1997 Sell This Version