John Tavener (20th century composer)

~ Person

Works

Work Writers Artists ISWC Type Lyrics Languages Attributes Rating
… Depart in Peace
  • ell
3rd Earth
  • eng
99 Words to my Darling Children
A Christmas Round
  • eng
A Nativity
  • eng
Adieu Roger ("Take him, earth, for cherishing")
  • eng
Akhmatova Songs (for soprano and string quartet)
  • rus
Akhmatova Songs (for soprano and cello)
  • rus
Akhmatova Songs: I. Dante
  • rus
Akhmatova Songs: II. Pushkin and Lermontov
  • rus
Akhmatova Songs: III. Boris Pasternak
  • rus
Akhmatova Songs: IV. Couplet
  • rus
Akhmatova Songs: V. The Muse
  • rus
Akhmatova Songs: VI. Death
  • rus
Akhmatova: Requiem
  • rus
Angels
  • eng
Annunciation
Song
  • eng
As one who has slept (for voices a cappella)
As one who has slept (for voices and strings)
Butterfly Dreams
Butterfly Dreams: 1. Butterfly Dreams based on Chuang Tse
Butterfly Dreams: 2. Haiku by Kokku
Butterfly Dreams: 3. Haiku by Buson
Butterfly Dreams: 4. Haiku by Issa
Butterfly Dreams: 5. Haiku anon.
Butterfly Dreams: 6. The Butterfly by Pavel Friedmann
Butterfly Dreams: 7. Butterfly Song from Acoman Indian
Butterfly Dreams: 8. Butterfly Dreams based on Chuang Tse
Canciones españolas
Canticle of the Mother of God
Cantus mysticus
  • deu
Celtic Requiem
Chant (for cello)
  • zxx
Come and do Your will in me (voices & strings)
Coplas
  • lat
Eonía
Eternal Memory (for cello and strings)
  • zxx
Eternal Memory: I. With great peace and serenity
  • zxx
Eternal Memory: II. Dance-like and slightly grotesque, with an illusion of motion
  • zxx
Eternal Memory: III. With great peace and serenity
  • zxx
Eternity's Sunrise
  • eng
Exhortation
Funeral Canticle
Funeral Ikos
  • eng
Gnosis
God Is With Us
Hymn to the Holy Spirit
  • eng
Iero Oniro
  • ell
Ikon of Light
  • ell
Ikon of Light: 1. Phos I
  • ell
Ikon of Light: 2. Dhoxa
  • ell
Ikon of Light: 3. Trisagion I: Agios o Theos
  • ell
Ikon of Light: 4. Mystic Prayer to the Holy Spirit
  • ell
Ikon of Light: 5. Trisagion II: Agios o Theos
  • ell
Ikon of Light: 6. Phos II
  • ell
Ikon of Light: 7. Epiphania
  • ell
Ikon of the Nativity
In Alium
  • fra
Innocence
Song
  • eng
Kohima
Lament for Jerusalem
Lament for Jerusalem (A Mystical Love-Song by John Tavener)
Oratorio
  • eng
  • ell
Lament for Jerusalem: Cosmic Lament I
Lament for Jerusalem: Cosmic Lament II
Lament for Jerusalem: Cosmic Lament III
Lament for Jerusalem: Cosmic Lament IV
Lament for Jerusalem: Cosmic Lament V
Lament for Jerusalem: Cosmic Lament VI
Lament for Jerusalem: Cosmic Lament VII
Lament for Jerusalem: Stanza I
Lament for Jerusalem: Stanza II
Lament for Jerusalem: Stanza III
Lament for Jerusalem: Stanza IV
Lament for Jerusalem: Stanza V
Lament for Jerusalem: Stanza VI
Lament for Jerusalem: Stanza VII
Little Ceremonial
  • zxx
Little Requiem for Father Malachy Lynch
  • eng
Look in thy Glass
Love Bade Me Welcome
Love's whirligig
Magnificat (2010 setting)
  • lat
Magnificat (Collegium Regale, 1986)
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (2010 setting)
  • lat
Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis: “Collegium Regale”
Maha Maya
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "Grunt and groan" (Swine men and women) / "Come and buy" (Swine men and women)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "Grunt and groan" (Swine men and women) / "We bring our wres" (Swine men and women)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "Here I sit and beat my brain" (Zossima)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "Let me consider, yet once more" (Zossima)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "Never raised a thieving arm" (Zossima)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "Take Me!" (Mary)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "The ways to salvation" (The Voice)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "We see the cross before us" (Young Men)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. "Zossima! The ways to salvation" (The Voice)
Mary of Egypt: Act I. Prologue "With unearthly stillness"
Mary of Egypt: Act II. "I will praise the Lord" (Monks)
Mary of Egypt: Act II. "The ways to salvation" (The Voice)
Mary of Egypt: Act II. "We are the desert monks" (Monks)
Mary of Egypt: Act II. Aria "And I, the stranger" (Zossima)