Blitz Requiem


Conductor’s score: xiv, 105 pp. cloth 35.0 x 23.7 cm. ISBN: 978-0-86140-490-2 £100.00 ltd to 40 signed copies

Vocal score: xiv, 82 pp. pbk 26.8 x 19.0 cm. ISBN: 978-0-86140-491-9 £10.00
Full score: xiv, 105 pp. pbk 30.8 x 20.8cm ISBN: 978-0-86140-492-6 £15.00

The first performance of David Goode’s one-hour Blitz Requiem, with words by Francis Warner, took place at St Paul’s Cathedral, London, on 23 September 2013. The soloists were Emma Tring, Suzanna Spicer, Matthew Long and Robert Davies, with the Bach Choir and the Royal Philharmoic Orchestra (Leader Clio Gould) conducted by David Hill, and was broadcast on Classic FM. It was generously sponsored by the Murphy Foundation, with additional support from Victoria Sharp and Simon Yates.